Abbey Wood

Federation Road, London SE2 0LS | Telephone: 0208 311 7708 | View Map

  • Views across Greenwich Park, London
  • Greenwich Naval College (also known as Greenwich Hospital), built in 1712
  • A panoramic view of Greenwich and the O2 Arena
  • Pod life! Enjoy an al fresco lunch on the terrace of your luxury glamping pod.
  • As night draws in, you'll be snug and cosy in your private glamping pod.

Open Dates:
4 January to December 2018 **

Earliest Arrival Time: 3pm
Latest Departure Time: 10am

Facilities

• Wi-Fi
• Wash room / toilets
• Dish washing area

Why stay here

Due to site improvement works, glamping pods, camping pods and camping will not be available at this site until Friday 30 March 2018. Set on the outskirts of London in wooded grounds, away from the bustling city centre, is our site at Abbey Wood. You can enjoy the best of urban living and day trips to London from our base in the Borough of Greenwich - an area that is peppered with parks and open spaces.

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    Glamping Pods from: £120 per stay*

  • Icon - Camping Pods

    Camping Pods from: £90 per stay*

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    Tent Pitches from: £16.80 per stay*

Accommodation at Abbey Wood

Tent pitches

From: £16.80 per stay*

Pitch up under the stars at our Abbey Wood campsite, one of over 40 locations across the UK. Whether you’re looking to hit the shops on a city break, splash around at the coast or get lost in the highlands, we’ve got a campsite for to suit you.

Glamping pods

From: £138 per stay*

Enjoy the great outdoors with all your creature comforts in one of our luxury Glamping Pods. With comfy bedding, en-suite bathroom facilities and cooking equipment you’ll have everything you need to make the most of your stay. In a selection of locations around the UK, enjoy a glamorous and unique stay you won’t forget.

Camping Pods

From: £90 per stay*

If you’re looking for a rural getaway with a splash of comfort then a stay in one of our affordable Camping Pods is the option for you. Our wooden pods are well insulated with lighting, electric sockets and other comforts to ensure you have a great stay. With a choice of locations in the UK you can enjoy all the fun and adventure of camping with a cosy atmosphere.

Site details

Why stay here 

Set on the outskirts of London in wooded grounds, away from the bustling city centre, is our site at Abbey Wood. You can enjoy the best of urban living and day trips to London from our base in the Borough of Greenwich - an area that is peppered with parks and open spaces.

There are all kinds of interesting places to check out in London, many within 10 miles of Abbey Wood and you can use the network of trains, buses and the underground to reach the heart of London, for attractions like the London Eye, Tower of London, the Science Museum, Tate Modern, Hyde Park and shopping hotspots like Oxford Street and Regent Street.

Family days out

Explore the sky at night at the Observatory and Peter Harrison Planetarium. Real astronomers bring the galaxy to life through talks and virtual planetarium shows of our solar system.

Animal lovers can not only visit the ZSL London Zoo but there are farms in London too! One of the largest inner city farms in Europe is Mudchute Farm and Park with acres of open space and a chance to feed the animals too. To get there follow the Greenwich Foot Tunnel under the river to the Island of Dogs.

Glittering lights, music and dancing await you in London's West End where you can choose from many enthralling theatre productions. Closer to Abbey Wood is The Greenwich Theatre, Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and Up the Creek Comedy Club who run entertainment for kids and adults.

Getting around London

The nearest station to London is under a 10-minute walk away and that takes you to Waterloo, London Bridge, Charing Cross and Cannon Street stations. Thanks to the network of buses and underground trains, London is very accessible.


Facilities on site

• Wi-Fi available
• Wash room / toilets
• Dish washing area
• Laundry facilities
• Playground
• Pitches are: grass, non-electric
• Site shop: No, but there are supermarkets within 5 miles
• See what's inside your glamping pod
• Receive a welcome pack and information booklet about the area on arrival

 Abbey wood Wi-Fi runs an average 77.2 Mbps. Fees may apply.

Activities & experiences nearby


Cycling

A mixture of on-road and traffic-free routes surround us. Greenwich and the neighbouring Borough of Bexley have a great selection of parks that are ideal for cycling and walking through.

The nearest National Cycle Network Route is The Thames Path which is part of Route 1. View route map on Sustrans.


Walking

Around Abbey Wood are parks and reserves where you can explore the short circular routes such as Lesnes Abbey Heathland, just a 20 minute walk away. These are linked by the South East London Green Chain which has plenty of lovely attractions to visit as you go.


Things to try

We’re surrounded by fun outdoor activities, like  Go Ballistic Go Ballistic Paintballing , TeamSport Indoor Karting and Go Ape Treetop Adventure in Battersea.

Try the enormous spiralling slide ArcelorMittal Orbit, practice canoeing at Danson Park Water Sports Centre or simply enjoy sightseeing on board a river cruise.

Foodies must visit Cocoa & Heart. From their Victorian kitchen, take part in their baking workshops artisan bread making course or handmade chocolate making!  At Meantime Brewery you could sample some ‘proper beer’ on a beer appreciation workshop or instead enjoy wine tasting at South London Wine School.


Pubs and restaurants

You’re spoilt for choice in London. Circling Greenwich Park is a varied selection of restaurants, including Zaibatsu offering authentic Japanese dishes and sushi, Efes Meze for fresh Greek meze and takeaway or for cinema nights and live music, head to The Prince of Greenwich Museum Pub which service us homemade Italian pub food.

In Bexleyheath, south of Abbey Wood is an abundance to choose from down Avenue Road and The Broadway, including Coure Food From The Earth, a cosy café / wholefoods shop selling fresh sandwiches, pastries, brochette, lasagne and fresh ground coffee – perfect for breakfast and lunch.

For an afternoon away from the city, enjoy an afternoon at Danson Park and lake which is a 15 minute drive from the site, followed by a spot of lunch in the Danson Stables.



* Prices based on a stay between Monday and Thursdays during low season. Minimum stay for pods is two nights. Tent prices are based on two adults and a pitch. Bookings can be made online for tents up to 5x5 metres (approximately a four person tent). If you have a larger tent or specific requirements, please contact the site direct and site staff will help you with you booking. There may be an additional £2 surcharge per night for large tent pitches. Please read our FAQs for further booking information. Terms and conditions apply.

** Tent pitches available all year; glamping and camping pods available from 30 March 2018.

Location and Transport

Federation Road, London, SE2 0LS
Telephone: 0208 311 7708

Transport Links:

  • Buses go to: Bexleyheath, Greenwich
  • Bus stop within 1 mile
  • Nearest train station: Abbey Wood
  • Car hire available on site

Please be aware that this site is situated within the London Low Emission Zone. Visit http://www.tfl.gov.uk/lezlondon for more information.