Glamping at Carrowmena

Always wanted to camp but didn't want the hassle of pitching a tent? Well look no further. Glamping has just got bigger at Carrowmena, one of the first recognised sites in Northern Ireland.

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Glamping Limavady Derry Londonderry Northern Ireland

*Due to COVID 19 there will be a few changes to your Carrowmena Experience*

Due to the financial effects COVID-19 has had on the business & the government’s social distance guidelines, we unfortunately will not be in a position to offer any of our Activities for the 2020 Season.

**We are a Family Camp Site offering Accommodation for Families & Cosy Couples (not groups of Adults) and offer the Following**

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Now you can enjoy a hassle free night away in our heated, secure, cosy, eco-friendly ‘Glamping Pods’ in an area of outstanding natural beauty, at the foot of Binevenagh Mountain along the North Coast of Ireland

We have 6 x Glamping Pods available for Families & Couples to enjoy a stay with us.

Pricing – 

From £60 per Night 

Families: 2 Adults & 3 Kids

*Pricing may vary*


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What we provide –
  • Amazing Views of Binevenagh
  • Secure lockable heated Pods
  • Comfortable cushions/mattress to sit/sleep on
  • Bench area, under bed storage
  • 2 x Plug sockets(low voltage)
  • Dustbins & dustpan/brush
  • Inside & outside light
  • Inside & outside coat hooks
  • Outside shoe rack
  • Own Picnic Bench with slate for BBQ 
  • Camp Fire Pit
  • FREE Car Parking bedside pod
  • FREE WIFI access
  • Child Friendly environment include Kids play area 
  • Waste Recycling Area
  • Toilet Block &  FREE warm showers (Restrictions will apply)
  • Glitchen (communal area) – Fully equipped Kitchen, Fridges, Kettles, Toasters, Microwave, Electric Ovens, Hobs, all crockery, cutlery provided & High Chair (New procedures and restrictions will apply.  Allocated time slots will be given to guests)
  • Onsite Coffee Pod & Snack Shop
  • Wide range of Wet & Dry On & Offsite Activities for all ages – MUST be booked in Advance (not available 2020 Season)

Inflatable Assault Course & Orienteering – will be running every night in Summer Months * from 7pm – 9pm.  You can BOOK this on arrival, price is £3.50pp per activity. (not available 2020 Season)

Check out the link for more Glamping Pictures

Inside PodsWhat you need to bring –
  • Sleeping bag or duvet & sheets 
  • Pillows, Extra blankets (for around campfire if cold)
  • Warm clothes
  • Toiletries, towels etc
  • Wellies/old trainers (for wet time of the year)
  • All Food
  • Sense of Adventure
  • Friends (with great banter of course)
  • Camera for those memories
We Sell –
  • Disposable BBQs: £5
  • Firewood: £5 per bag
  • Smores Kit: £2.50
  • Camp Fire Kit: £7.50

NEW Coffee Pod – Visit our new Coffee Pod for a cup of coffee and a wide range of Hot  Cold drinks, sweets, chocolate & crisps

We Hire –
  • Sleeping Bags – £5pp & Pillows – £2pp (MUST be booked in advance)
    • Gas BBQ (gas included) – £30 (2 hour hire)
Where to eat:

The Local Pub is a 3 minute drive away from the centre offer fantastic local food and great pints See more info 

Limavady is a 5 minute drive away and has a wide range of local shops, cafes & take away

Check in –

Between 3pm – 7pm (early check is not available)

Check Out –

Before 11am (£20 fee will be charged for late check out)


Meals –

Available on request if groups are 15+ people. Most Dietary requirements can be catered for with prior notice (not available 2020 Season)

What to do with Kids –

We have a designated Kids Play Area onsite which includes swings, monkey bars, tunnels, sandpit, small climbing wall & football nets for all those kids with lots of extra energy. 

We provide table tennis table for guests to use, we have 2 x large grass areas for games, football nets, onsite orienteering course (no extra cost)

There are lots of trails that kids can walk/cycle along with parents around the Carrowmena Area, we provide maps at Reception

See link for ‘What to Do’ in the area

Pets –

Our site is Pet Friendly, Dogs must be kept on a lead at ALL times & any foul lifted immediately.  However our Accommodation is NOT pet friendly, alternative sleeping arrangements MUST be arranged, previous guest have brought cages for pets to sleep in cars at night – No Exceptions – Fines will occur

Site Facilities

  • Coffee Pod – selling a selection of Coffee/Hot Drinks, traybakes, sweets, crisps, chocolate & cold drinks, logs, BBQs & smore kits etc
  • Communal charcoal BBQ & Camp Fire Area 
  • 2 x Communal large sheltered Picnic Areas
  • Toilets & Warm Shower Block (restrictions will apply)
  • Glitchen – (see above) with outside dinning tables
  • Kids Play Area (see above)
  • Maps of local walking trails
  • FREE Car parking
  • FREE Wifi
**New procedures and restrictions will apply on the use of Shower and Toilets**
Newly Refurbished in 2020 Toilet/Shower Block –

Toilet Block: 2 x Males, 3 x Urinals, 3 x Females & 1 x Disabled/Baby Changing Toilet
Shower Block: 6 x Warm Showers

Changing Area – Separate Male & Female

(All above are Accessible 24/7)

Terms & Conditions


**We are a Family Camp Site**

**We do not allow Groups of Adults to BOOK to stay at Carrowmena unless they Book the full site which can only be booked over the phone by our office Staff**

FULL payment is required at time of booking for ALL Accommodation

CARD DETAILS will be required on arrival as means of a security deposit, this will be discarded upon check-out providing there is no damage,  graffiti or removal of Carrowmena property

Respect other Glampers, Campers, Bell Tenters & Hostlers. We ask for quiet between 11pm – 8am

There must be 1 responsible adult staying in the Pod per group who is over the age of 21 years., if this is not the case Carrowmena reserves the right to cancel booking with no refund

Heaters in Glamping Pods must be switched off when not in use

NO electric cooking equipment to be used in the Pods, there is a Glitchen if required

NO fireworks or fire lanterns permitted anywhere on Site

NO Smoking inside & around the Glamping Pods – this is strictly prohibited

We allow a small amount of alcohol to be consumed inside the Glamping Pods ONLY & ask for quiet at 11pm (if this is not adhered to the whole group will be asked to leave)  If there is a disturbance of the peace the police will be called.  If guests arrive under the influence of alcohol or drugs, the whole group will be asked to leave the premises immediately.

Carrowmena Activity Centre is not responsible for any damage or theft of personal belongings, so please do not leave any valuables inside/outside your Glamping Pod if you go offsite

ONLY Firewood purchased onsite can be burned in the Fire Pits, NO COAL

Please DO NOT use any branches, timber or other items you may find around Carrowmena for fire wood

BBQs to be placed on metal plates provided on Picnic Tables 

Glamping Pods are your home for the night so please treat them well.  They must be left in the same condition as per check in. They must be left clean, tidy & free of rubbish. Use appropriate bins provided.

The Shower & Toilet blocks are to be kept clean & tidy. Use bins provided.

Children are between the ages of 4 years – 16 years for Accommodation

Children MUST be supervised at ALL times especially around open fires.  Children play at their own risk so we expect parents to know where their kids are at 24/7

Carrowmena Activity Centre take NO responsibility for any personal injury sustained outside Activity times especially while using BBQ’s or Fire Pits.  We are here to advise if unsure regarding any of our Terms & Conditions

NB if looking to book for a Stag/Hen Party/Adult Party you must contact the office to discuss/make the booking.  We are a Family Friendly Centre so availability will be limited.  If the party haven’t given the office prior notice unfortunately we have the right to refuse your stay.


Additional Terms & Conditions: (these will require a signature on arrival)

We want the best for our customers staying at Carrowmena Activity & Glamping Centre and for them to relax and have an enjoyable stay with us.

Our site rules and guidelines are to assist with the smooth running of the centre and to take away the worries and hassle, customers are to respect other guest privacy while staying with us.

To reinforce some of these terms and conditions we are now adding a security deposit of £100 per accommodation which can be kept should the following terms & conditions be breached:

  • Damage to accommodation, grounds and facilities will not be accepted beyond the limits of daily wear and tear
  • An acceptable standard of behaviour is expected at all times
  • We have a strict noise policy. This means music, stereos, musical instruments, shouting, singing, or any significant noise that disturbs the stay of other – noise to be kept to a minimum between 11:00pm – 8:00am
  • Any abusive language will not be tolerated to staff or guest alike
  • Any behaviour likely to led to a breach of the peace will not be tolerated
  • Management reserve the right to ask people to leave the site at any time
  • Carrowmena Activity and Glamping Centre operates CCTV 24/7
  • If the terms and conditions have been breached zero refunds will be allocated
  • Continuous breaches will result in the appropriate authorities being contacted and evacuated from the site.

Reschedule Policy:

More than 14 Days notice – reschedule Free of Charge (new date must be confirmed within 24 hours from requesting).

Less than 14 Days notice – £10 administration fee will apply (new date must be confirmed within 24 hours from requesting).

Less than 7 Days notice NO reschedule

Refund Policy:
More than 30 Days notice full refund will be given (NB there will be a £10 Admin fee charged)

Less than 14 Days notice we can ONLY offer a change of date (new date must be confirmed within 24 hours from request – £10 administration fee will apply)

Less than 7 Days notice NO refund NO reschedule 

*NB – Please note terms and conditions are different *

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