original camping pods

The Original Camping Pod

we distribute original camping pods

The World-Famous Original Camping Pod!

The world famous original Camping Pod provides an alternative approach to traditional camping which has proven to be extremely popular with all types of campers, including families. This cosy and secure camping accommodation is used by many different outdoor and nature organisations including the Youth Hostel Association and the National Trust.

The Camping Pod can now be found throughout the UK on campsites up and down the country, as well as in Europe and as far afield as the USA and New Zealand.

As distributors of camping pods created by the Original Pod Company, we offer a finance package which allows you to share the income on pods which are expertly constructed in Cumbria by their original inventors.


the world famous original camping pods

Pod construction

Our original Camping Pods offer flexible and comfortable accommodation with electrical supply cable feeding lights and heating appliances. The Mega Pods have facilities to individual specifications including shower and WC.

Hand constructed in the Lyth Valley in Cumbria from high quality materials, every Camping Pod is fully insulated and waterproof and is delightfully warm in the winter and blissfully cool in the summer.

This is the ideal way to camp! The Camping Pod allows you to experience all of the positives of camping in a tent without any of the negatives.

This mini pod is located at Greenscapes Nurseries, Shadwell Nr Leeds. Call Ruth on 07778 839706. 


Our original camping pods

Types of pod

Standard pod

Our original and most popular option – providing comfortable living space for 2 people plus 2 children.

Mini pod

The perfect option for 2 people.

Family pod

The family pod is a versatile choice which offers 50% more floor area than the standard pod. This pod is ideal for up to 5 adults.

Type D pod

The Type D Pod sleeps up to 4, is insulated and can be provided with underfloor heating.

The Baltic Bothy

This pod is a new design and has a double-end arrangement which allows it to sleep up to 6 people.

The Megapod

The Megapod offers all of the advantages of a small cabin and is an affordable way to experience camping luxury. Sleeping up to 6 adults it is, without doubt, the ideal solution for camping in comfort!  The standard Megapod has a washroom, and the Megapod S is fitted with a high spec wet room and underfloor heating for year-round use. The Megapod is supplied furnished and is fitted out with everything that the camper needs from the outset. There is also a Megapod Duo option available as well as Duo Elite – both of which offer comfortable and cosy accommodation based on a double room model. The Megapod range offers the ultimate in comfort and style at a highly affordable price.

The pictured pod is at Windermere Pound Farm Park, where there are two family pods available. Tel 01539 821220.


highly desirable original camping pods

How to get your Camping Pod

Camping Pods are now available all over the UK, Europe and farther afield, and we have developed an efficient distribution model to transport them to a variety of locations.

The pods are manufactured in the South Lakes of Cumbria, and under licence by North Yorkshire Timber Co Ltd of Northallerton - an ideal central location from which to move them throughout the UK.

As distributors of the original camping pod, our finance package provides the opportunity to share the income on these high quality products. 

Should site owners require more technical information and direct purchase your enquiries will be passed on to Mr Ian Bone the designer of the original Camping Pod and manufacturer.

Get in touch with us and we will be happy to have a detailed discussion about your requirements. 

The photo shows a camping pod being delivered to Hillcrest Park, Caldwell Nr Darlington. Call Ed on 07710 162009.

There is also a Mini Pod located at Wyresdale Hall, Scorton, Nr Lancaster. Call Jim on 07818 448566. 

When Camping Pod days may be over, for contented retirement living in the beautiful Lake District contact Calgarth Park Troutbeck Bridge, Windermere 015394 43016. 

We offer remarkably well priced long term rented flats including meals, warmth comfort and security.