In these Booking Conditions, ‘you’ and ‘your’ means all people named on our booking system (including anyone who is added or replaced at a later date). ‘We’, ‘us’ and ‘our’ means Cathedral View Glamping.


Before booking through us, please read these Booking Conditions carefully and all the other information relevant to your booking, including:


Any specific conditions or restrictions or any other relevant information set out in the website description of your chosen property/pod.


Any other written information we brought to your attention prior to confirming your booking.


We arrange bookings for properties owned by us. When you book a property/pod with us you are entering into a contract with us, Cathedral View Glamping. Your booking with us is acceptance that you agree to these specific terms and conditions.


All properties/pods on our website and in our advertising channels are offered by us for the sole purpose of holiday lettings, unless expressly agreed otherwise in writing by us. Accordingly, you agree that your booking is for the sole purpose of holiday accommodation and accept that you are not offered any rights to the property/pod other than the right to occupy the property as holiday accommodation for the period of your booking.  No booking of any kind is an ‘Assured Shorthold Tenancy’ or protected under the Protection from Eviction Act 1977 or any similar legislation that applies in Scotland and Northern Ireland.


1. Making your Booking


All booking depend on the property/pod being available. You as the person in charge of the party (“the part leader’’) must be at least 18 years old at the time of booking. We are an adult only park and do not accept guests under the ages of 18. All other members of the party must authorise you to make the booking on the basis of these booking conditions. By making the booking, you confirm that you are authorised to make the booking and that all other members of the party agree that the booking will be governed by these booking conditions. You, as the party leader, are responsible for making all payments due to us. If booking is made and members of the booking are under the ages of 18, you will forfeit your non-refundable deposit. Your non-refundable deposit is 30% of the total value of your holiday.


As long as the property/pod is available and we have received all the relevant payments from you, we will give you written confirmation (see below) as soon as reasonably possible. This confirmation will show your booking details, the amount you have paid and the amount you still owe for the booking. Your binding contract with us, Cathedral View Glamping, will begin when we issue you with the written confirmation,


If you book with us online, we will acknowledge that we have received your booking and then send you confirmation by email on behalf of us, Cathedral View Glamping. If you book by post or phone, we will send your confirmation to you by email unless you tell us at the time of booking that you would prefer it to be provided by post. It is your responsibility to check your emails regularly and to let us know about any change to your email address.


We, have the right to refuse any booking before we send you your written confirmation. If we do this, we will tell you in writing and promptly refund and money that you have paid us. In this case, neither we will have any legal responsibility to you. As soon as you receive your confirmation, you MUST check the details carefully. If anything is not correct, you should tell us immediately.


Even if we have sent a written confirmation, we, have the right to cancel a booking where there are reasonable grounds to believe that (i) it is not legitimate (ii) you are likely to breach any of our booking conditions (iii) information supplied by you in relation to your booking is incorrect (iv) you have behaved in a vexatious, abusive or unlawful manner to us as owners, suppliers or to our staff. If we cancel your booking, we will tell you in writing and we nor the service provider (affiliates you may book with) will have any legal responsibility to you.


2. Payment


When you book, you must pay the non-returnable deposit of 30% of the total amount of the booking, or £125.00, whichever is the greater (plus any applicable booking fees) by debit or credit card. We only accept payment in pound sterling. We must then receive the rest of the money owed no less than 8 weeks before the start of your stay. If you book less than 8 weeks before the start of your stay we must receive full payment of the total cost of your booking (including any insurance premiums) when you make the booking. If you don’t not pay any payment due in relation to your booking by the appropriate date, we, are entitled to assume that you want to cancel your booking. In this case, your booking will be cancelled immediately and the provisions of section 6b will apply. You may also need to pay additional charges.


3. Pricing


We keep the prices charged by us under constant review and the prices of unsold properties may be increased or reduced at any time. We will confirm the price of your booking when you make it. As changes and mistakes can happen, you must check the price and all other details of your chosen property/pod at the time of booking.


All prices quoted or otherwise given to you include all charges and any taxes or government charges which may apply to your booking at the time it is made.


All prices are for the property as a whole and are not a per person basis.


4. Brochure or website details


We aim to make sure that the information provided by us presented accurately on our website and other promotional literature or material we produce and provide. It is intended to present a general idea of the property/pod. Not all details of the relevant facilities can be included on our website. Furthermore, there may be some differences between the actual property/pod and its description. This is usually because we are always aiming to improve services and facilities. No responsibility can be accepted for loss or impedance of views caused by the growth of shrubs, trees or hedges.  Occasionally, problems mean that some facilities or services are not available or may be restricted. If this happens, we will tell you as soon as reasonably practical after we become aware of the situation. We cannot accept responsibility for any changes or closures to local services or attractions mentioned on our website, and other promotional literature or material we produce, by our advisers or advertised elsewhere. We make reasonable efforts to make sure that information we give you about your property/pod and its facilities or services, as well as advertised travel and other services, is accurate and complete on the date given. We cannot accept responsibility for inaccurate, incomplete or misleading information about any property/pod or its facilities and services. Unless this was caused by our negligence.


Where WiFi is an advertised facility, please note that its provision is subject to availability and network conditions. It may not be available 24 hours a day and is provided for pleasure not for business purposes. Bookings are not accepted if they are wholly reliant on the uninterrupted, unlimited provision of WiFi. By using the WiFi you agree to the fair use of it. No guarantee wil be implied or given relating to any WiFi, TV, audio or any other electronic equipment which may be susceptible to breakdown from time to time.


5.If you cancel or change your booking



If you want to change any detail of your confirmed booking, you MUST notify us at least 8 weeks before the start date of your booking. We are unable to consider change requires that are received less than 8 weeks before your booking starts. We must receive your request in writing by email. We may agree to accept verbal notification of your request over the telephone, but this should be arranged with us first. Whilst we will try to assist you with your request, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to meet your request. Where a change can be arranged, you may be asked to pay an administration fee of £40.00 plus VAT for each change.


1.Full cancellations



If you have to, or want to cancel your booking, you must phone us on the number shown on your booking confirmation as soon as possible. The day we receive your notice by phone to cancel is the date on which we will cancel your booking.


  • Depending on your reason for cancellation, you may receive a refund of all or some of the money you have paid to us for your booking (apart from if it applies, any amendment charged you will already paid and your non-returnable deposit).


The conditions for getting a refund only apply if the reasons for cancellation applies to all members of your party. All prices are for the whole property/pod and not a per person basis.


  • To qualify for a refund as per clause 1.1, you must have one of the following reasons and you may be asked to send evidence:


  • Death
  • Jury or Witness service (in a court of law)
  • Illness or death of a close relative (a close relative is defined as husband, wife, civil partner, son or daughter, son or daughter in-law, parent, mother-in-law, father-in-law, grandparent, sister, brother or fiancé or fiancée).
  • Your home is damaged and cannot be lived in because of fire, storm, flood, subsidence or malicious damage.
  • The police have asked you to stay at home, following a burglary at your home or place of business, during the period of your holiday or within the seven days before this.
  • You are in HM Forces and are posted unexpectedly or have leave cancelled if you are in the police (unless you can recover the cost of the lost booking from another source)


  • Please note that all the above reasons MUST have arisen after you made your booking and MUST not have been within your knowledge at the time of your booking. This particularly applies to pre-existing illness.



  • You will not be eligible for a full refund if you cannot reach your holiday destination at all due to snow or flood conditions or as a result of being involved in an accident while on the way there.


  • We will ask you to fill in a booking cancellation form which may need signing by a medical practitioner or employer. In this case we may also need you to give us more information/evidence from other people (we will tell you at the time).


     1.6. If your reasons for cancellation adhere to the conditions for cancellation above you may qualify for a refund, in this case you will be entitled to a refund of 30% of the cost of your booking less any booking fees, insurance premiums or cancellation charges plus any VAT that may be due provided that you cancel no less than 28 days prior to the start of your stay. Should you need to cancel more than 28 days prior to the start of your stay and your reasons for cancellation adhere to the conditions for cancellation above you will be entitled to a refund of the full amount paid less the non-refundable deposit, any booking fees, insurance premiums or cancellation charges plus VAT.


  • The following reasons for cancellation do not qualify for a refund as set out above:
    • Suicide or attempted suicide
    • Deliberate self-injury
    • Or any other reason which is not specifically referred to above
    • If you cancel your booking prior to 8 weeks of arrival we reserve the right to not refund you the full amount of your holiday and we strongly advise that you take out appropriate holiday insurance vision for your booking.

Example 1 of 1.7.4: Fully paid holiday amount of £1,000 – deposit of £250.00 – £48.00 cancellation fee = refund of £702.00 to the guest.


  • We will charge £48.00 (including VAT) if you cancel the booking at any time.
  • Cancellations due to government public measures:


If you have to cancel your booking because UK government public health measures mean it is unlawful to travel to or to make use of the accommodation you booked, or Cathedral View Glamping have to cancel the stay due to government guidance or lockdown/restrictions relating to Coronavirus or any other health measures or [pandemic whether this is local or National, you may choose to:


  • Transfer your booking to a later date free of any administration charges, subject to availability – you will have to pay any difference in price if the cost of the new booking is higher or reimbursed the difference is the cost of the new boking is lower;


  • Request voucher with a redemption value equal to the amount previously paid by you for the booking – the voucher terms and conditions will be available to you before you make the choice under this clause



7. Cancellations or changes by us


We expect to have to make any changes to your booking. However, sometimes problems happen, and bookings have to be changed or cancelled or mistakes on the website or other detailed corrected. We have the right to do this. If we do, we, will contact you (by phone if reasonably possible in the case of a significant change or cancellation – we will let you know about minor changes by post) as soon as is reasonably practical. We will explain what has happened and let you know about the cancellation or change; however, we will have no further liability to you.


8. Force Majeure: Events beyond our control


Unless we say otherwise in these booking conditions, we will not be legally responsible individually for any compensation if we or they are prevented from carrying out our responsibilities under this contract as a result of events beyond our control. This means an event we could not, even will all due care avoid, including but not limited to:


  • Strike, lock-out or labour dispute
  • Natural disaster
  • Acts of terrorism, war or civil commotion
  • Malicious damage
  • Government Lockdown
  • Pandemic
  • Illness or isolation or quarantine cause by Coronavirus/COVID-19 or any other vurys;
  • Keeping to any law or government order, rule or regulation or direction including advice from the foreign office to leave or avoid a certain country;
  • Accident
  • Breakdown of equiptment or machinery
  • Insolvency or bankruptcy of an owner
  • Fire, food, snow or storm
  • Difficulty or increased cost in getting workers, goods or transport
  • And other circumstances affecting the supply of the arrangements.



9. Our legal responsibilities to you


If you have any complaints about any services we provide, e.g our booking service or regarding the property provided by us, you must let us know immediately in writing and in any event within seven days of the end of any arrangements booked through us. We regret we cannot accept any legal responsibility if you do not let us know within this period. We do not exclude or limit what we will be legally responsible for if death or personal injury is caused as a result of our negligence or that of our employees whilst acting in the course of their employment, or for any criminal act we may commit.


We cannot be held responsible for noise or disturbance which comes from beyond the boundaries of the property/pod or which is beyond our control. If we know about the problem before you arrive, we will contact you to let you know.


We cannot be held responsible for the breakdown of mechanical equipment such as pumps, boilers, hot tubs or swimming pool filtration systems, nor for the failure of public utilities such as water, gas and electricity.


10. Disabilities and medical problems


If you or any member of your party has any medical problem or disability that may affect your booking, please tell us before you make your boking and give us full details in writing or by email as early as possible before you travel. If we reasonably feel unable to properly meet that person’s particular needs, we can refuse or cancel the reservation.


11. Your property


We, the owner set the following conditions on your stay at the property/pod:


Arrival and departure: You can arrive at the property at any time after 4pm (unless we tell you otherwise, for example on your confirmation or in the key collection details we send you, or if we have agreed with you) on the start date of your rental period. You must leave by 10am on the last day (unless we have agreed otherwise with you).


If you fail to arrive by 12 noon on the ay after the start date of your rental period and you do not let us know you are arriving late, we may treat your booking as having been cancelled by you. In this situation, we will not refund any money you have paid and you will be responsible for making alternative arrangements.


Security deposits: we require payment of a security deposit or a Good Housekeeping deposit. The amount, and details of how the payment should be made and how and when it will be returned (less any costs for breakages, damages etc. if applicable) will be provided at the time of booking.


Behaviour: You and all members of your part agree:


  • To keep the property/pod clean and tidy
  • To leave the property in a similar condition as you found it when you arrived
  • To behave in a way at all times while at the property which does not break any law
  • Not to behave in anti-social manner, breach the peace or otherwise act in a way which may disrupt or affect the enjoyment of others;
  • Not to use the property for any illegal or commercial purpose;
  • Not to sublet the property or part thereof or otherwise allow anyone to stay in it who we have not previously accepted on behalf of the owner as a member of your party.


  • Maximum occupancy: You must not allow more people than the property description states to stay overnight in the property. You cannot arrange for visitors to the property without the advance consent of the owner. You cannot significantly change the number of adults during your stay, (for example, if you book for two adults, you cannot arrive with four adults). Our accommodation pods are 2 people maximum capacity.


  • You must not hold events (such as parties, celebrations or meetings) at the pod/property without the advance consent of the us. If you do any of these things, we can refuse to hand over the property to you, or can repossess it. If we do this, we will treat this as you cancelling the booking. In these situations, you will not receive a refund of any money you have paid for situation, (this will include, for example, any costs of finding other accommodation). Neither we are the owner under any obligation to fund any alternative accommodation for you.


  • Pets: pets are not allowed unless we say so on the website. If you take a pet with you, it is not allowed on beds or furniture, or in any shared facilities. You must not leave any pets unattended in the property/pod, and you must keep dogs on a lead within the boundaries of the park at all times. Registered assistance dogs are allowed in most properties featured even if the property description says that pets are not allowed. If you or any member of the party has a pet allergy, we cannot guarantee that dogs, or other pets, have not stayed in your chosen property/pod, even if we do not accept pert in the property, nor can we accept any responsibility for any subsequent health reaction. You should also read the information on taking pets on holiday included on our website. If there is a charge for taking a pet, you will be told at the time of booking.


  • No smoking: all properties are no smoking (including E-cigarettes). You must not smoke or use E-cigarettes inside the property, or any area the property where a ‘’no smoking’’ sign is displayed.




You are responsible for and agree to reimburse to us all costs incurred by us as a result of any breakage or damage in or to the property which is caused by you or any members of your party or any other persons invited into the property by you. We can ask for extra payment from you to cover any such costs.


We, the owner expects the property to be left in a good condition on departure. If in our or the housekeeper’s opinion, additional cleaning is required, you will be liable to us for the cost of this cleaning,


You may need to check and sign in an inventory of the property and its contents on arrival at the property. If you discover that anything is missing or damaged on arrival, please notify us immediately.


13. Right of entry


We, the owner is allowed to enter the property (without letting you know first if this is not practical or possible) if special circumstances or emergencies happen (for example of repairs need to be carried out) or if you break any of these booking conditions. We are allowed to enter the property to inspect it (including but not limited to where you have complained about the property). If this happens, you will be given notice first.


You agree to allow us, including workmen, access to the property as required by this clause.


14. Unreasonable behaviour


We, the owners of properties can refuse to hand over the property if the unreasonable behaviour of anyone in your property is likely to cause offence to other guests, to members of staff or to neighbours, or if we have reasonable cause to believe you or any member of your part will cause damage or loss to the property, its services or facilities. If this happens, the contract between you and us will end and you will not receive any refund and we will not have any further responsibility to you. We, the owners of the properties can end a stay after the keys have been handed over, if the unreasonable behaviour of anyone in your party (including anyone invited into the property by you) has broken or is likely to break any of these booking conditions. If this happens, you will have to leave the property immediately and no refund will be given. You may also be responsible for any costs to us or the owner as a result of your behaviour as set out in clause 13.


15. Special requests


If you have any special requests, you must let us know when you make a booking and confirm them in writing. Although we will try to accommodate any reasonable requests, we cannot guarantee that any request will be met. Confirmation that we have noted a special request, or of the fact it is shown on your written confirmation or any other document, is not confirmation that the request will be met. If we, the owner fail to meet any special request, it will not mean we have broken your contract.


16. Complaints


If you want to complain, we will want to action to sort your complaint as soon as possible. You should put any queries or concerns to us immediately if any problem arises so that it can be sorted our as quickly as possible. It is often extremely difficult (and sometimes impossible) to resolve problems properly unless we are told promptly. If you can discuss the problem with us during your stay at the pod/property, it can usually be sorted out straightaway. In particular, complaints which would only be temporary (for example, complaints on how the property has been prepared or the hearing not working) cannot possibly be investigated unless registered during your stay. We will not accept liability or responsibility for problems that could easily have been rectified have we been informed of it during your stay.


17. Governing law & jurisdiction


Any dispute claim or other matter which may arise in relation to your booking will be governed by English law and you agree that any dispute will be dealt with exclusively by the courts of England and Wales.


18. Communicating with you


For the purpose of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987, you can send any notices intended for us to our registered address: Cathedral View Glamping, Palace Farm, Silver St, Wells, BA51UN.


The prices and booking conditions may be updated, changed, or varied subsequently. Please see our website for the latest details.


19. Security deposits


A security deposit of £125.00 will be taken via pre-authorisation up to 7 days prior to your stay and returned to you up to 7 days after you depart. For more details on damages, please refer to section 12.