Welcome to 2016 and our Shepherds Huts - South East
Janis and Alastair welcome you to come and stay for your holiday weeks, - weekends - nights or short breaks in one of our beautiful Shepherds Huts that are designed to give you the experience of the countryside but with the privicy of your own bathroom REAL LUXURY GLAMPING
If you want to escape the "hurley burley" of city, business or family life to enjoy a happy, restfull, romantic break at a slower graceful pace of the English countryside,
Our two authentic shepherds huts are set in one of the most peaceful parts of Kent with beautiful gently rolling countryside and lots of local villages, with pubs, resturants, historic houses and gardens - local footpaths and country sports - we are very near the film site of the "Darling Buds Of May"
The Shepherds huts are Glamerous Camping "Glamping" with a taste of Luxury - ensuite toilet, hot shower with lots of glorious hot and cold running water.
The well insulated Shepherds Hut are equipped with a cosy wood burner for the odd cold night.and the firepit for your balmy evenings under the stars
The luxury deep sprung mattresses with, linen sheets,fluffy towels, and large plump cushions for day use [as shown in the photo] reading lights and plenty of storage room below the bed, to give you a well earned rest while you are enjoying the peace and quiet of a unique experience in the Garden of England the Kentish country side
The Shepherds Huts - "Hop" and "Strawberry" are identicle construction - sleeping up to two persons per hut.
Each hut is provided with - china, cutlery, toaster, kettle, gas barbeque, out-door table and chairs, a wood fire pit with wood supplied as well as wood for the interior wood burner - a full list of what is included can be found on the inventory page.
On arrival, you are welcomed with a home made cakes
The huts are each stocked with tea, coffee, milk and sugar - throughout your stay.
For your breakfast we provide eggs, sausages, bacon, mushrooms, tomatoes, bread for your toast, butter, marmalade, orange juice, tea and coffee all for you to cook at your leisure on the BBQ or woodburner -
Please let us know if you require a vegetariun or alternative option
ALL THESE ITEMS ARE INCLUDED IN YOUR LUXURIOUS SHEPHERDS HUT VISIT
What we can provide
You can BBQ in the evening - we can provide meat for you to cook - when avaliable - or bring your own choice of food
[This service is avaliable at an additional cost]
There is a abundance of local hostelires and restaurants that cater for most tastes
In the late evening you can sit or lie outside and watch the stars and the satallites fly over while enjoying the warmth of the fire pit burning the wood provided
We cannot provide any alcohol so do bring what you require
Facilities on site
Parking adjoining the huts
Full size Tennis court and equipment
Two bicycles for touring the country lanes.
Security for clients own cycles if required
Footpath walking maps
Pluckley Railway Station 1.56 miles "as the crow fly's"
Golf range and courses
see the "Experiences to Share" page
Assessed and accredited by the Visit England Tourist Board
Interior veiw of "Hop" Sleeping end
Interior veiw of "Hop" ensuite end
Set on a working livestock and arable farm in the area triangled between the beautiful village of Bethersden, the haunted village of Pluckley and historic village of Smarden - all set deep in the Garden of England.
We are close to the Cinque port town of Tenterden and the town of Ashford, Cranbrook and Rye
Come and share the peace and quiet in the beautiful countryside of East Kent - yet only about 40 minutes from London or 40 minutes to Dover, Canterbury, Rye and Maidstone.
The huts interiors are non-smoking areas please
We do not accept pets - as we have farm dogs and our farm animals graze the field nearby and may not accept a strange animal in their "patch". We also strongly respect our clients concerns regarding allergies to pets
Please contact us for information about gift vouchers for that special person to stay