bell tents for holidays & more

Whether you simply want to hire one of our gorgeous canvas bell tents to take to a destination of your choice or you want us to set up your own camp with all the glamping trimmings then we can help you experience some glamping bliss. The perfect solution if you want to go camping in Cornwall in retro style, want a belle bedroom for a garden sleepover or as an amazing chill out space for your gathering.

how to hire

choose your set up from the essential package and optional extras

have us set up in your chosen location or get some inspiration

free local delivery and fixed charges across all of Cornwall

check out the key hire info and our booking and stay terms

complete and submit your booking form for bell tent bliss!

Our hire bell tents come in two sizes, a 5 metre or a 6 metre diameter.
The 5 metre bell tents are great for couples or as a cosy space for families of up to four.
The larger 6 metre bell tents make amazing gathering spaces or work for larger families.
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5 metres / 6 metres
60 cm / 70 cm
300 cm / 350 cm

our packages

essentials package

As part of this package we will set up (and take down) the bell tent at a Cornish destination of your choice. The package includes a 5 or 6 metre bell tent with a zipped in groundsheet, vintage style bunting, tea light chandelier, solar lantern, cosy rugs, doormat and a fire extinguisher.



£240 for up to 3 nights / £40 per additional night


£288 for up to 3 nights / £48 per additional night

Delivery is free in our local area and additional beyond.


extra 'bells'

Add some home comforts to your bell tent with our range of 'bells'. Your bell tent will be set up and kitted out as per the 'with set up' package then you choose from our range of extra items to create your canvas home from home.

Hire Extras for up to 3 nights / per additional night:

Double raised airbed: £30 for 3 nights / £5 a night after

Double duvet, 2 pillows, linen and blanket: £30 for 3 nights / £5 a night after

Single airbed / mattress roll: £18 for 3 nights / £3 a night after

Single duvet, pillow, linen and blanket: £18 for 3 nights / £3 a night after

Crockery & cutlery set: £3pp for 3 nights / £1 a night after

Kitchenalia pots, pans & utensils box: £12 for 3 nights / £2 a night after



If you don't have a camping spot in mind then we are happy to suggest local campsites, from small and rustically pretty camping fields to larger sites with great facilities. Here are a few of our local favourites. If these don't suit your requirements we're more than happy to make further suggestions.

If you're planning a larger event, wedding or party please check out our Weddings & Events section for some venue ideas.

Bedruthan Steps Camping is only open for the month of August but it's amazing coastal location and cliff views make it one of our favourite local sites. It has simple on site toilets and showers and can be exposed to coastal winds. It's on the coast path and a short stroll to the stunning National Trust Bedruthan Steps.

From £10 pppn

Under 14s £5

Under 10s FREE

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Retorrick Mill Camping is tucked away on the Cornish countryside just inland from the popular beach destination of Mawgan Porth which is about a 20 minute walk away. There is a mix of holiday accomodation on site and a lively bar in the barn with amazing wood fired food by Scott & Babs.

From £8 pppn

Kids £5

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Watergate Bay Touring Park is a large mixed pitch site that has high tourism grades and awards. It has a pool, play area, cafe, bar, minimart and laundry so if you're more comfortable with all the facilities then this could be the choice for you. It's minutes from wonderful Watergate Bay.

From £6.65 - £12.95 pppn

Kids from £2.95 - 6.95

Under 2s FREE

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Delivery (including collection) is from £0 - £80 within Cornwall. See our delivery zone map for rates. If you're hiring the bell tent only you can collect (and return) it for no charge from our base at TR8 4AG.

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ZONE 2: £40

ZONE 3: £60

ZONE 4: £80


info & terms

Location / Pitch - Need to Know

You are responsible for finding / booking a suitable pitch or pitches at the relevant location, campsite or venue. Please check our availability before making a third party booking. 5 metre bell tents each require a 7 x 7 metre area. 6 metre bell tents each require a 8 x 8 metre area. Pitch must be non-exposed / sheltered, have cut grass or similar, be level and well drained ground. Bell tents should not be pitched directly under trees. If you have chosen a package with set up we will need good access to the pitch for a 4 wheel drive vehicle (with trailer for multi bookings). Arrival and departure times for your bell tents will be agreed according to site access and site clearance times which you will need to advise us of when confirmed by your location / site / venue. If you are collecting / returning the bell tent to our base we will agree mutually suitable times.

Booking and Payment Terms

On submitting a booking form you will receive a payment request and a copy of your hire reservation details to confirm that we can fulfill your booking, we will endeavour to respond to you within 24 hours of the booking form being submitted.

We will place a temporary hold on your booking but reserve the right to terminate this hold if we have not received the relevant payment within 5 days of the payment request.

Your booking is not guaranteed until we have received the relevant payment and sent you a booking confirmation.

We require 50% payment of your hire charge on booking and full payment 6 weeks before the hire start date.  

If you fail to make full payment by the due date we reserve the right to terminate your booking and retain your 50% payment.

When we have your 50% payment we will email you a confirmation and when we have your full payment we will email you a final confirmation and further information.

If you cancel your booking up to 6 weeks before hire start we will retain 50% of your hire charge.  However we will try and move your booking and deposit to an alternative hire date if available.  This will incur a £25 administration fee.

If you cancel your booking within 6 weeks of your hire start date we will retain 50% of your hire charge.

If you cancel your booking within 2 weeks of your hire start date we will retain your full hire payment.

If these terms don't suit your requirements we suggest that you take out independent cancellation insurance to cover you from loss.

We reserve the right to change this website, including prices and terms, without notice.

To qualify for multiple bell tent discounts bookings must be made and confirmed at the same time.

All bookings are subject to a fully refundable cleaning, breakages and damage deposit of £250 per bell tent.  Your held deposit will be returned / destroyed on fulfilment of the Hire Terms below.

Hire Terms

No smoking or naked flames are allowed inside your bell tent (fire extinguiser supplied with all hires).

Do not wear shoes inside the bell tent (doormat supplied with all hires).

Before leaving please clear any rubbish and personal items.

Wash and pack away (where relevant) all items.

Sweep the tent floor (dustpan and brush supplied with all hires).

If we are taking down and collecting the bell tent please ensure the above has been done before the agreed collection time.

If you are returning the bell tent it must be packed away dry wherever possible. If this isn’t possible please only pack the tent just before return. If a damp tent has been packed away for more than 12 hours before return you will forfeit your deposit as mildew may develop.


make a booking

So now you've decided on your glamping bliss package, chosen your gorgeous Cornish location and found out all you need to know it's time to get in touch. Please fill out the booking form below and we will do our best to get back to you within 24 hours.

Bell tent bliss here you come!

Bell Tent Hire Booking Form
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