Join us at Bearded Theory

Bearded Theory is a multi-award winning creative and performing arts festival set in the beautiful grounds of Catton Hall in the heart of the National Forest.

Podpads will be pre-pitched in a bespoke camping area with a reception service staffed by our friendly team who will be there to welcome you when you arrive. In the Podpads area you will find:

  • Pamper parlour with hairdryers and straighteners.
  • Reception area with free tea and coffee at designated times.
  • Free phone charging facilities.

Toilets and showers are a short walk away and will be shared with other campers.


Guests will be able to check in from 9am on Thursday, 21st May and stay until 10am on Monday 25th May.


Don't take our word for it, see what our guests say about Podpads

  • “Excellent facilities, showers in particular!”

    JA
  • “This was our first Festival together. We have a combined age of 113 but felt like teenagers again in our beautiful Bellepad. We had a wonderful time !”

    AC
  • “Free morning cuppa was an excellent bonus!”

    ER
  • “Coming from Sweden I did not want to bring a tent, much easier with the Bellepad.”

    SN
  • “Didn't want to carry a tent because of back injury, and for that same reason also needed a solid place to sleep”

    AK
  • “Loved the shelf and thecoffee cups. Also the socket for phone charging. The bed was quite comfortable too.”

    DF