Glamping holidays in North Yorkshire, Northern England

A collection of spacious glamping options set in a fantastic rural location just outside Pickering on the edge of North York Moors.

Weekend 2 nights from £180 + more price options

  • Venue: Campsite


  • Dogs Welcome
  • Child Friendly
  • Adults Only
  • Accessible
  • Camp Fires Allowed
  • Large Groups
  • Hot Tub Onsite
  • Social Distancing


  • Luxury En Suite Yurts
  • Sleeps between 4 and 6 people
  • Hireable Private Hot Tub Area
  • Activities and Food Nights

About Swallowtails

Luxury Glamping on a beautiful glampsite on the edge of the North York Moors just 25 minutes drive from Whitby. Kids activities, private hot tub area, food nights and wellbeing sessions available.

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  • Yurts
  • Bell Tents
Glamping holidays in North Yorkshire, Northern England - Swallowtails

Extra Large Yurt

1 unit. Each unit sleeps 7

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Glamping holidays in North Yorkshire, Northern England - Swallowtails

18ft Luxury Yurts

4 units. Each unit sleeps 5

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Glamping holidays in North Yorkshire, Northern England - Swallowtails

Luxury Insulated Lotus Belle T

4 units. Each unit sleeps 5

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Onsite facilities

  • Parking
  • Play Area

Our glamping only campsite provides you with hassle free camping. Our luxury insulated yurts are available from April to November and our luxury insulated 'Lotus Belle' tents are available from May to the end of September. Our stylish luxury yurts and 'Lotus Belle' tents have king sized beds and single daybeds with pull out single mattress trundles, sleeping from 4-5 people. Our extra large yurts has beds for 6 and can accomodate a 7th person if hiring a camp bed and bedding.

Shared facilities

  • Kitchen - Inside
  • Pizza Oven
  • Showers
  • Toilets
  • Washing Up Area
  • Games Room
  • Supplies Shack for Wood etc.

Private facilities

  • BBQ
  • Campfire
  • Hot Tub
  • Kitchen - Outside
  • Picnic Tables

We have a communal camp fire area where we also host our food nights and run activities and workshops. Our glampers can hire a private hot tub area which can seat up to 6. Next to the glampsite off the car park, there is a stable block with a games room, shared kitchen with microwave, fridge freezer, kettle and washing up area and a shared shower room for the 'Lotus Belle' tents. We also have a shared flushing toilet block for the 'Lotus Belle' tents. All yurts are en suite.

Eco features

  • Compost Loos
  • Conservation
  • Off-Grid
  • Recycling
  • Solar Power
  • Sustainability

Swallowtails also operates an eco friendly glampsite with high quality compost loos (not a bucket and a hole!). All the electrics in our luxury yurts are solar powered and our cleaning products are not harmful to the environment. Our activity programme promotes conservation and the love of the outdoors.

What To Bring

  • Bikes
  • Blankets
  • First Aid Kit
  • Food & Drink
  • Rainwear
  • Slippers
  • Torches
  • Warm Clothing
  • Wellies

Swallowtails makes camping as easy as possible. We provide everything for a self catering break. All you really need to bring is an overnight bag, and some food although Pickering town centre is only a 10 minute walk from the campsite, so you can even eat out and stroll back to the glampsite. There are walks and cycle paths from the campsite in all directs including the new Pickering to Malton Cycle Route. Firewood, kindling etc. are also available in the shop hut.


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  • Countryside

Onsite activities

  • Bushcraft
  • Cycling
  • Foraging
  • Hiking
  • Indoor Play Area
  • Walking
  • Yoga
  • Aromatherapy
  • Massage
  • Mindfulness

Activities nearby

  • Cycling
  • Foraging
  • Hiking
  • Sightseeing
  • Surfing
  • Tennis
  • Walking
  • Yoga

Swallowtails is a sociable campsite with plenty to do onsite. We offer a variety of activities during the school holidays (North Yorkshire term dates) for campers to enjoy the natural surroundings. We also host food nights during the school summer half term week and throughout the summer holiday. Yoga, Mindfulness, Massage and Aromatherapy session can also be booked.


  • Midweek 1 night Contact owner
  • Midweek 2 nights Contact owner
  • Midweek 3 nights Contact owner
  • Midweek 4 nights £380 - £540
  • Midweek 5 nights Contact owner
  • Weekend 2 nights £180 - £240
  • Weekend 3 nights £285 - £395
  • Weekly 7 nights £665 - £910


  • Extra adult per night £10
  • Extra child per night £10
  • Hot tub per night £50

Notes about prices

Our prices vary depending on the time of year. We have late availability deals which we advertise on our Facebook page and/or arrange through telephone bookings within 7 days of the arrival date.

Cancellation policy

Cancellations: For any cancellations more than 28 days prior to the arrival, 80% of the amount paid will be refunded. For any cancellations less than 28 days or more than 14 days prior to the arrival date, 50% of the amount paid will be refunded. For any cancellations less than 14 days prior to the arrival date, none of the full amount will be.


The information and photos in this listing were supplied by Freya Henderson, the owner/manager of Swallowtails.

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