Safari Tent Glamping: Adventure in Sussex

Safari tent | Safari tent accommodation on the side of a lake.

Here at Sumners Ponds, we’re proud to offer some fantastic, unique glamping accommodations, like our Safari Tent offerings! Here’s a review from someone who recently stayed in one of them:

“Just got back from 4 days Staying in swallows hide safari tent me and my wife had a great relaxing time the staff were all very friendly and helpful and the tent itself was very clean and tidy shower and toilet blocks were immaculately clean as well. The carp fishing was a bit tough but I did manage to catch a 22 pounder we would definitely recommend sumners ponds campsite to our friends.”

Are you yearning for an outdoor escape that blends nature with luxury? Look no further than Sumners Ponds, where our Safari Tent Glamping experience calls you to immerse yourself in Sussex’s countryside. Situated just outside the charming town of Horsham, our safari tents offer a unique retreat that combines the rustic allure of camping with the comforts of home.

The Unique Safari Tent Accommodation

Step into a unique world of camping as you enter our safari tents, where the feeling of the great outdoors combines seamlessly with the creature comforts of home. Nestled amidst the backdrop of Sumners Ponds, our safari tents offer a spacious retreat that serves as the perfect place for rest and relaxation. Adorned with comfortable furnishings and cosy bedding, each tent exudes a warm and inviting atmosphere, inviting you to unwind and feel at home.

What sets our safari tents apart is their authenticity. Inspired by traditional safari lodges, these tents transport you to another world. As you lounge beneath the canvas canopy, listening to the soothing sounds of nature, you’ll feel a sense of connection with the outdoor world that surrounds you. Yet, despite their rustic charm, our safari tents are equipped with modern amenities to ensure a comfortable stay, including plush bedding, electricity, and fully-featured bathrooms.

Each Safari Tent also comes with a welcome pack on arrival with some delicious snacks and sweet treats from our Cafe by the Lake.

Facilities for Your Comfort and Convenience

At Sumners Ponds, we believe that every guest deserves the very best, so we’ve curated a host of amenities to enhance your camping experience. 

After working up an appetite exploring the great outdoors, treat yourself to some delicious food at our Cafe by the Lake. From hearty breakfasts to indulgent lunches, our menu is brimming with fantastic dishes crafted by our friendly kitchen staff. Plus, during the summer months, we play host to a rotating selection of food vans, offering an array of gourmet treats to satisfy every palate.

In addition, why not try your hand at some fishing while you’re staying with us? Whether you’re a newcomer or an experienced angler, our fishing bailiffs are on hand to assist and ensure that you have the best experience possible!

Both of our safari tents feature private decking from which you are free to fish during your stay.

Explore Horsham and Beyond: Exciting Activities Await

While the allure of our safari tents may be enough to entice you, the surrounding area offers a plethora of attractions and activities to enhance your stay. 

Just a stone’s throw from Sumners Ponds lies the historic town of Horsham, where you can wander through picturesque streets lined with quaint shops and charming cafes. Be sure to visit Horsham Park, too, for a leisurely stroll.

For those craving outdoor adventure, the Sussex countryside beckons with its scenic beauty and diverse landscapes. Lace up your hiking boots and embark on a trek along the South Downs Way, where panoramic views and hidden gems await around every bend. Alternatively, explore the region’s rich cultural heritage with a visit to historic landmarks such as Arundel Castle or the enchanting gardens of Wakehurst Place.

Book Your Safari Tent Getaway Today at Sumners Ponds

Ready to embark on your safari tent adventure? Don’t delay – secure your spot at Sumners Ponds today and experience the magic of glamping in Sussex’s countryside haven. Whether you’re seeking a romantic retreat, a family-friendly escape, or a solo adventure, our safari tents offer the perfect setting for your outdoor getaway.

To book your stay, simply call 01444 405269 or click here.

Your safari tent adventure awaits – book now and let the adventure begin!

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Disabled Friendly

Sumners Ponds is a accessible fishery for those with a disability. The best lakes to fish are either Farm Pond or Betty’s Lake.

Farm Pond has a purpose built accessible platform with a ramp from the ajoining car park. This spaceous decked area has three large swims which are all disabled priority. The car park for this lake is directly next to the closest fishing swims so there is not far to travel with your equipment.

Betty’s Lake has two disabled parking areas which are very close to the nearest wood-chipped swims.