Description of Abbots Reading Farm
Unique and friendly glamping in the Lake District with stunning mountain views, surrounded by beautiful countryside on a family run farm.
Solid, safe and secure, our range of Octolodges at Abbots Reading Farm are situated in the Rusland Valley in the South Lakes area of Cumbria.
Each lodge has its own decked balcony that includes a table and chairs. The lodges are sited to enjoy spectacular views of the Rusland Valley over to the Coniston mountains.
There is a designated barbecue area outside each Octolodge.
The lodges feature heating, memory foam matresses and storage.
There are power points for electrical goods. The lodges each have a fridge, microwave, kettle and TV.
Abbots Reading Farm is a traditional, family run farm that has a pedigree Beef Shorthorn herd of cattle, a fold of Highland cattle and Herdwick sheep.
We are situated in a very beautiful area that is very rich in a wide variety of birds and wildlife. Ideally located for walkers and mountain bikers, Grizedale Forest is just six miles away.
We are situated in the South Lakes area which offers an abundance of fantastic places and attractions to visit, some of these include The South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Windermere Lakes Cruises, Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway, Aquarium of the Lakes, World of Beatrix Potter, Lakeland Motor Museum, Conishead Priory and lots more.
Our surrounding area includes Ulverston, Kendal, Coniston, Bowness-on-Windermere, Hawkshead and Cartmel.
- 6 Units
- Sleeps: 5 Persons
- Toilets (Shared) , Showers (Shared)
- Towels(No) and Bedding(No)
- Self Catering
Each Octolodge includes beds with memory foam mattresses.
They are insulated and include heaters. They include electric points and have a flat screen TV, fridge, kettle, microwave and lighting.
There is plenty of storage space. The 4 and 5 berths also include a pull out table.
Each Octolodge has its own decked balcony that includes tables and chairs.
There is also a paved area beside each lodge for BBQs/camping stoves etc.
- Shared Showers
- Shared Toilets
- Washing Up
The undercover barn area includes picnic tables and benches, perfect for BBQ's.
It also includes the washing up area. There is also table tennis and table football. The washing machine and dryer are also in this area.
Bird hide overlooking a pond. Farm animal paddocks close by, including free range hens.
- Children's Play Area
- Sports Fields
There is lots of outside space available including a football field with nets and a toddler climbing frame.
There is also table tennis and table football available in the undercover barn area.
What to bring?
- Basic Provisions
- Cooking Utensils
- First Aid Kit
- Sleeping Bags
You may want to bring a BBQ (or a disposable BBQ) or a camping stove as there is an area beside each Octolodge for them.