Galway glamping pod goes viral as the perfect summer staycation

Dreaming of escaping to the west of Ireland this summer? If so, this stunning Galway glamping pod that gained viral attention on TikTok is the perfect peaceful hideaway.

Glamping, a portmanteau for ‘glamourous camping’, has taken Ireland by storm, with adorable pods and luxury tents popping up all across the Emerald Isle.

For those dreaming of getting out in nature while also enjoying the luxuries of a hotel stay, glamping is the perfect option.

Many are planning a peaceful escape to the west of Ireland this summer. So, one stunning Galway glamping pod has gone viral as the perfect summer staycation.

A peaceful forest hideaway ‒ truly unique accommodation

The Galway glamping pod is hidden away in the Connemara countryside.
Credit: Facebook / @fernwoodfarm1

Particularly among younger travellers, a successful industry of unusual accommodation options has been booming over the past few years.

Many chose to holiday at home during the COVID-19 pandemic. So, staycationers have been looking for experiences that are slightly out of the ordinary.

This fantastic Galway glamping pod perfectly fits that bill as the perfect summer staycation for 2022.

Named Fernwood Farm, the pod appears to be a luxurious domed tent with a private wooden walkway leading up to the front door.

Ideally located – Galway glamping pod goes viral as the perfect summer staycation

The glamping pod is hidden away in the Galway countryside.
Credit: Facebook / @fernwoodfarm1

Hidden deep in the forest at the heart of the Connemara countryside, close to Clifden in County Galway, the glamping dome will provide the perfect romantic escape for you and a loved one.

Tiktok user @bredachristina posted the video to the social media platform showing the hidden gem. Viewers couldn’t believe their eyes, and the video soon amassed over 300,000 views and 25,000 likes.

Captioned “What staying in a forest dome in County Galway looks like”, the video gives a fantastic overview of the beautiful glamping dome, showing all its best features.

What to expect staying here ‒ an idyllic Irish staycation

Galway glamping pod goes viral as perfect summer staycation.
Credit: Facebook / @fernwoodfarm1

The Galway glamping pod has taken social media by storm, going viral as the perfect summer staycation. Many are even planning to book in for a stay themselves.

One user wrote, “I live in Galway and didn’t know about this”. Meanwhile, another commented, “Looks like a magical weekend away with the missus.”

The stunning treehouse dome is part of the luxurious Fernwood Farm in Clifden, County Galway. The treehouse sleeps two guests and is priced at €200.00 per night.

The website reads, “Have you ever dreamt of sleeping amongst the trees, waking up to the dawn chorus, and heading off for a sauna or simply want to escape the hustle and bustle of city life?

“The treehouse dome might just be the job for you.”

The dome features all the amenities you would expect from a luxury hotel stay, including a five-star hotel standard king-size bed. It also features a wood-burning stove, a large rain shower, a fully functioning kitchenette, and a large outdoor deck.

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