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Glamping Ireland; 10 of the best spots

Travel 3 min read

31 May 2021

Although International travel is on the horizon, holidaying in Ireland will still be a large part of Summer 2021. And while going to a hotel or renting a holiday home is a lovely way to spend your holidays, the glamping scene in Ireland has grown hugely in the last number of years.

If glamping is something you are exploring for your holidays in 2021, look no further! We’ve picked out 10 of the best glamping spots across Ireland.And, as ever, if you need some help to get you there, pop into your l ocal credit union - we're here to make this summer the best yet! 


  1. Teapot Lane – Sligo

Teapot Lane Glamping is located in the woodlands along the breathtaking Wild Atlantic Way. Location allows visitors to explore the stunning scenes of the Northwest of Ireland, visiting sandy beaches and climbing local mountains. Teapot lane is an ideal location for couples, hen parties and all round good vibes. Check out today and see if it’s your cup of tea!

  1. The Old Forge – Wicklow

Located in the Garden of Ireland The Old Forge Glamping is a beautiful glamping venue set in the Wicklow hills. Nestled beside a small woodland and overlooking Lugnaquilla, the Old forge has 4 yurts, a log cabin and a 3 bedroom cottage. Each tent is totally unique giving it a completely different sleeping experience. Check out the Old Forge and experience life in the Wicklow Mountains this summer.

  1. Dromquinna Manor – Co. Cork

Described as luxury in the woods, Dromquinna Manor located in Co. Kerry, is home to a luxury wedding venue as well as glamourous camping space. Glamping tents were specifically designed by safari experts in India and are bespoke to Dromquinna. Take a look at what Dromquinna Manor have to offer this summer in the sunny South of Ireland.

  1. Inch Hideaway – Co. Cork

The theme of Inch Hideaway in Co. Cork is relax, reconnect and restart, and what better way to do that, than to be immersed in the hidden gem in Co. Cork. Complete with four Yurts and the famous Wanderly Wagon, Inch Hideaway is located 15 minutes from Inch beach in East Cork and offers an eco-friendly hideaway. All yurts have a private garden space with picnic tables and their own BBQ. See if this hideaway is your ticket to eco-friendly holidays this summer.

  1. Pod Umna Village – Co Galway

Set in the heart of Portumna in Co. Galway Pod Umna offers visitors a unique experience of glamourous glamping in the woodlands, with the added bonus of the town centre nearby. On the banks of the River Shannon and Lough Derg, Pod Umna’s location is second to none and offers a hidden gem in the county of Galway. Whether you’re a seasoned glamper, or just trying something new, has something for everyone, check it out today and see if this location will house your staycation, this summer.

  1. Portsalon Luxury Camping Co. Donegal

Portsalon is located at the coastline of Donegal offering a luxury camping location for all who visit. Surrounded by breath-taking scenery, there is no shortage of things to see and places to explore or you can choose to just kick back and relax at the glamping site. The Portsalon Beach, located near the Glampsite is a 3 mile long blue flag beach, perfect for summer holidays. Check them out here.

  1. Rockfarm Co. Meath

Rockfarm, located in Slane Co. Meath is home to yurts and shepherd’s huts, surrounded by a grove of different trees and meadows, setting a beautiful location for a summer glamping trip. Rockfarm also offer the chance for visitors to go kayaking, rent bikes and visit their farm. Check out everything you can do in Rockfarm .

  1. Glamping at the Grove, Killarney

Glamping at the Grove located in the Kingdom offers a luxury escape for all visitors. Exclusively for adults, The Grove boasts luxury lodges as well as glamping areas to provide couples with a unique romantic getaway, with particular focus on privacy and relaxation. Views of the Kerry Mountains await visitors, while the town centre and Killarney National Park are less than a mile away from this luxury glamping spot. Take a look at all they have to offer

  1. Finn Lough, Enniskillen

Finn Lough, located on the Donegal/Fermanagh border, is home to an idyllic hideaway for over 30 years. Finn Lough is home to luxury pods, and bubble domes hidden in the beautiful woodlands around the property. This family run hideaway is the perfect spot for an escape on the island of Ireland. Check out all they have to offer

  1. Pebble Pods, Strangford, Co. Down

Located on the hidden shores of Strangford Lough in Co. Down, Pebble Pods are Northern Ireland’s newest glamping facility for all to enjoy. Providing cosy, comfortable glamping accommodation with stylish eco-friendly pods, is Pebble Pods main aim. Each pod is equipped with all the amenities you need to enjoy a relaxing break in Co. Down. Check out what Pebble Pods have to offer here.
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