For those of you who don’t know, glamping is a more luxurious version of camping involving better accommodation and facilities for you to have the most comfortable stay. It’s perfect for those who want to get in touch with nature without sacrificing their home comforts. In fact, luxury glamping has become increasingly popular as a holiday destination - especially for couples - for it’s peaceful and relaxing environment.
With work, social media and social commitments; it’s easy to forget about romance in everyday life. That’s why breaks away can be so important - whether you’re in a new relationship, or 20 years down the line; and glamping offers the opportunity to reconnect in an enchanting environment. Here’s why glamping is the ultimate couples holiday...
Spend quality time together
It’s easy to get caught up in life and forget about enjoying quality time with your loved ones. The beauty of glamping is that you can disconnect from the outside world - forget about staring at your phone and work emails - and take the time to enjoy company and the idyllic surroundings.
Ditch the city centre and immerse yourself in nature. Enjoy evenings under the starry skies, explore rustic country villages, and take in all the peace and quiet that you forgot existed. While you’re at it, you can try out various new activities with each other from foraging berries, canoeing down rivers and hiking around the woodlands.
Escape the chaos of modern life
You don’t have to worry about the alarm going off at 6am; or the nightlife keeping you up to till morning. Better yet, you can sleep in without the sounds of trains and cars outside your window. You can simply enjoy your time together without any distractions. Most glamping sites don’t even offer WIFI which means you can truly focus on yourselves and your surroundings without a single distraction.
Where to stay
White House on Wye is a luxury glamping site in Herefordshire where you can relax and enjoy each other’s company tucked away in the great outdoors. Each of their 5 luxury tipis are fully accommodated with a proper bed, heating - even an outdoor cinema - so you can have the most comfortable stay. Watch a film under the stars and spend the days walking (or canoeing) passing through some of the most breathtaking scenery in the country.
Better yet, with nature right on your doorstep, you’ll have plenty and more to do. The river Wye is a charming Herefordshire landmark which has become increasingly popular over the years. Take this moment to embark on a romantic river adventure which passes through the idyllic and rural views of the Wye Valley countryside.
Or, if canoeing isn’t your cup of tea, get your walking gear on and spend the day exploring the various local footpaths. Head on over to the Eastnor Deer Park which overlooks the Malvern Hills and enjoy the beauty and peacefulness of it all - make sure to also keep an eye out for the herd of Red Deer frolicking in the woodlands!
And, finally, after your day of adventures, there’s nothing better than ending it with a romantic meal. Whether you’re looking to cosy up by a log fire in a charming old pub; or dine on the riverside, Wye Valley is home to many incredible places to eat. With all restaurants serving high-quality, local produce, you’re in for a treat.
Glamping in the countryside means that you get away from the hustle and bustle of your regular lives - even if it’s just for a night. So, take the opportunity and discover Wye Valley together.