If your idea of camping is casting your weary eyes over a sea of coloured nylon at a music festival, desperately trying to remember which hastily assembled tent is yours, then you’re about to have your mind a little bit blown. Camping is an opportunity to escape the city and reconnect with the natural world. Plus, the growing trend for glamping means that if you don’t even have to sacrifice all the comforts of home (although going totally off-grid has its charm, too). Here, we’ve put together a list of seven incredible spots to pitch your tent, from secluded coastal locations to castle-adjacent campsites.
Want more UK travel inspiration? In partnership with the ‘Enjoy Summer Safely’ campaign, we’re encouraging the nation to holiday closer to home this year. Remember: check the website of any attraction or region you’re thinking of visiting in advance in case pre-booking is required, and look out for the new ‘We’re Good to Go’ industry standard, which confirms that any business you’re visiting is acting in compliance with social distancing and safety measures.