Swinton Bivouac

Masham, North Yorkshire

Tree lodge

Tree lodge

Tree lodge

Tree lodge

Tree lodge

Meadow yurt

Meadow yurt

Meadow yurt

Meadow yurt

Meadow yurt

Meadow yurt

Luxe hand-crafted lodges and yurts, sleeping up to seven people in the idyllic Yorkshire Dales, including discounts on spa and cookery classes

Glamp it up with a difference with a stay at Swinton Bivouac, an award-winning eco-friendly rustic complex on the stunning Swinton Estate in the Yorkshire Dales. With access to 20,000 acres of unspoilt Yorkshire moors, it overlooks rolling meadows dotted with sheep and criss-crossed by dry stone walls. Comprising eight yurts, six tree lodges, a bunk barn, cafe and wood-fired hot tub, all are set around an old stone farmhouse. There’s even a 19th-century folly nearby – the Druid’s Temple stone circle – dubbed Yorkshire’s Stonehenge.

Home for your stay is a beautifully designed Tree lodge or a Meadow yurt packed with rustic charm, offering a true back-to-nature experience where you awaken each day to beautiful views and the distinctive sound of curlews. If you fancy some culinary indulgence, Swinton Park Hotel houses a quality restaurant and an excellent cookery school. Swinton Bivouac’s many awards include being a White Rose winner and holder of a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. With accolades from The Guardian and Sunday Times, a stay at Swinton Bivouac brings new meaning to the eco-glamping experience.

Good to know

Tree lodges have a maximum occupancy of seven (with a minimum of one adult), whilst Meadow yurts have a maximum occupancy of five (with a minimum of one adult).

Excellent for
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We like

  • Your Tree lodge or Meadow yurt’s rustic chic, with mismatched junk shop chairs and salvaged crockery
  • Getting back to nature with no electricity or modern technology
  • The proximity to upscale Swinton Park Hotel for some spa pampering or cookery classes

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