Booking information:

  • Monday and Friday start days during school holidays unless late availability.
  • For group glamping bookings wanting to be located together, please request this by sending an email to us.
  • Enquiries for late availability discounts are via phone bookings.
  • Once you have made payment, sit back and look forward to campfires, starry nights and bird song!
  • All term dates are based on North Yorkshire term dates.
  • We value our guests getting a good night's sleep and have a quiet time from 11pm policy at Swallowtails.
  • We are dog friendly (no puppies under 1 year old).

Inside Belle Tents

What comes with your 'Lotus Belle' Tent?

  • Daybed (which doubles up as a sofa) with an additional pull out single mattress trundle.
  • Wood burning stove. An eco friendly 'starter fire' in the form of award winning heat logs and firelighters are provided. Additional fire logs can be purchased from the supplies shack.
  • Bedding, towels, tea towels, rugs and blankets.
  • Spot lights and electric sockets.
  • Water dispenser for drinking water. You can refill your water dispensers at the water point
  • Crockery and cutlery, tea, coffee, sugar, salt and pepper, tea towel and scourer, washing up liquid, bottle opener, tin opener, cooking equipment, e.g. pots and pans, graters, wooden spoons, spatulas, salad bowls, chopping board and knives, bread knife, colander, tray, mugs, beakers, serving spoons, cooking/salad oil and BBQ utensils.
  • We have a fridge for your chilled food and a cool box in each tent

Outside Belle Tents

What do we provide outside your tent?

  • 4 ring gas hob in a covered arbour and charcoal BBQ
  • You will have your own raised firepit and outside seating to enjoy the great outdoors keeping you warm when the sun goes down
  • Table and chairs inside and out for eating meals, as well as a double hammock.
indoor modern hot shower unit

Hot Tub Area

  • Like a hot tub on your glamping break?
  • Our hot tub area is now bookable through our website.
  • Seats up to 6 people for a 10 hour time slot.


Happy children at the entrance of a family luxury yurt
  • Our 'Lotus Belle' tents have a minimum 2 night stay at off peak times and 3 night minimum at peak times (Monday to Friday or Friday to Monday). We are unable to offer shorter stays in advance, but shorter stays can be booked as part of a last minute deal subject to availability.
  • We have a £100 damage deposit. We will give you a tour of your tent and facilities on arrival
  • ‘Check In’ is normally from 4pm - 7pm (please try to check in before dark), check out by 11am on the day of departure.
  • On arrival, please park in the car park and walk down to the 'Swallowtails' reception which will be signposted
  • We ask guests to use wheel barrows provided to bring their possessions to their tent and at the end of their stay with us. This preserves the condition of the glade and is safer for young children.
  • Each 'Lotus Belle' tent is allocated one free parking space in the visitors car park. Additional cars will need to be added in the 'extras' section of your booking process.
  • Luxury 'Lotus Belle' tents sleep up to five people  (if sleeping five, you will be provided with an additional single camp beds and bedding.
  • We encourage guests to get to know each other at the communal campfire. Acoustic musicians are welcome to play at Swallowtails before 10pm. As we cater for families with young children as well as adults, quiet time is from 11pm with noise being kept to a minimum from 10.30pm.
  • No shoes in the tents to avoid damage to the yurts/bell tents, especially on a wet day.