Slow Worm Safari Tent

Slow Worm Safari TentSuitable for 6 persons

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Slow Worm Safari Tent has three separate rooms. One king, one twin and one bunk room that also has room for a cot bed (provided on request). Slow Worm is more secluded and is located lower down the field near a small stream and surrounded by mature oak, ash, beech and sycamore trees".

We all love a good night's sleep so the bedrooms are all made up and ready for your stay. Your Safari Tent comes with a welcome pack containing complimentary tea, coffee, sugar and a pint of milk. Breakfast hampers are also available to order either by request (with 24hr notice) or at the time of booking your stay. A complimentary basket of logs will also be provided (more available if required from the honesty shop).

Dogs are welcome at Brackenhill Glamping for a small surcharge of £10 per dog (two dogs maximum per tent) with the exception of assistance dogs. We ask that they are kept on leads in the glamping field as our chickens and cats are often found wandering around the Safari Tents. We also provide a large dog bed, dog towel, two bowls and a dog welcome pack.

Breakfast Hamper

£24 - Fresh local meat and eggs

  • - 6 sausages
  • - 6 eggs
  • - 6 smoked bacon
  • - Black pudding
  • - Tomatoes
  • - Mushrooms
  • - Heinz beans
  • - Loaf of bread
  • - Mini butter packs
  • - Fresh orange juice

What's included and what to bring ...

• Fully equipped kitchen with crockery, cutlery and utensils

• Electric hob and single oven

• Fridge

• Electric lights and power points for chargers

• A wood burning stove

• Open plan living and dining room fully furnished with sofas and a dining table

• Master bedroom with four poster king size bed

• Third bedroom with a bunk bed

• Second bedroom with two single beds

• Beds made with hypoallergenic duvet, pillows, cotton bed sheets and extra blankets

• One set of towels (additional available at extra cost)

The Safari Tent has its own internal bathroom, with flushing loo, sink and shower (so no chilly dash to the loo in the middle of the night!)

• Travel cots and high chairs available on request (Please bring your own bedding for the cot bed)

Outside your Safari Tent you will find:
• Your own decking area with table and chairs for al fresco dining
• Fire pit and BBQ with tools

• Hairdryer

• Electronic safe

• Washing up liquid

• Tea towels

• Hand soap

• Cooking oil

• Torch and LED lanterns

• Hot water bottles and blankets

• Fire pit with cast iron cooking pot and tripod

• Popcorn pan

• Charcoal BBQ

• Dartmoor and surrounding area OS maps

• Board games

• Playing cards

• Cricket set and boules

What to bring with you

  • • Good pair of walking shoes
  • • Wellies and waterproofs
  • • Torches
  • • Warm clothing
  • • Toiletries
  • • Food and drink for your stay
  • • Blanket for using outdoors
  • • Everything you need for a day at the beach!

We have a small honesty shop on site stocking:

• Washing machine and tumble dryer are available to use in the honesty shop at extra cost

• Fire wood

• Charcoal

• Pasta

• Local Honey

• Eggs

• Local jams and chutneys

• Snacks & Confectionery

• Popcorn

• Soft drinks

• Locally Produced Ice Cream

• Toiletries

• Marshmallows

• Cereal

Accessibility Guide

Travel by Public Transport
Brackenhill Glamping is located in a quiet rural village in South Devon. The nearest railway station is at Ivybridge (2.2 miles/5 min.) which has a limited service. Totnes railway station (10.9 miles/ 19 min.) and Plymouth railway station (13.9 miles / 26 min.) have regular services. The closest bus stop is at Bittaford (0.7 miles, 15 min. walk) and is well served by Stagecoach Gold and Stagecoach X38 (services to Plymouth, Torbay and Exeter).

Travel by Taxi
Ivycabs is our local taxi company contactable on 01752 895555.

There is a large car park with room for multiple vehicles. The car park surface is constructed from hardcore so it quite rough under foot. Feel free to park your car in the car park wherever you find easiest. Please do not drive onto the field.

Brackenhill Glamping is located on the left hand side after the Ugborough Village sign if approached from the north/uphill. There is a wooden sign on the gate. A short drive leads directly to the car park. Arrival time is from 3pm. If possible please give us an approximate time of arrival by calling or texting 07739 473977 or 07718495135.

Mobile Phone Signal
4G mobile phone single is available on site.

Access to and within the Safari Tents
Slow Worm has a ramp to access a wooden deck which is 1.05m wide and lit with small solar lights after dark. There is a single low step into the tent. The rest of the tent is on a single level. There is a narrow emergency exit zip in the bunk room (rear of tent). The entrance to the bathroom is 670mm wide. The kitchen is fully equipped and the space between the kitchen table and the kitchen units is 800mm wide.

There is electric in the Safari Tents. Sockets are available in the sitting room, kitchen and double bedrooms. There are no sockets in the bathrooms.

There are wall mounted lights in the bedrooms, and bathrooms. Plug in spot lights in the kitchens and a floorlamp in the sitting rooms. There are bedside lamps in the double bedrooms.

Honesty Shop
There is a single step into the honesty shop.

We are in a quiet rural area over-looking a village. The church bells are quite noisy! They sound on the hour and there is bell ringing on a Sunday morning and Thursday evening. If the wind blows from the north (not prevailing) it is possible to hear traffic on the A38. This is more noticeable at night. We are surrounded by farms so farm machinery may be working at any time. Cockerels can be heard in the early morning and the sound of children playing in the neighbouring primary school during term time.

Bee Hives
We have local bee hives but none in the field which contain the Safari Tents.

We are not a farm but we currently have a few chickens and a couple of cats that may visit the glamping field. We have seen deer, foxes and badgers in the field

Special Offers

* Please note not all our deals can be booked online, so please call our office on 01845 202100 to make your booking

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