Welcome to Shepherds Huts - South East
If you want to escape the city and enjoy the slower pace of the countryside, our two authentic shepherds huts are set in one of the most peaceful parts of Kent with beautiful gently rolling countryside with local historic houses, gardens, villages, also set near the film site of the "Darling Buds Of May
The Shepherds huts are Glamping with the Luxury of ensuite toilet and shower with hot and cold running water.
Assessed and accredited by the Visit England Tourist Board
Luxury deep sprung mattresses, linen sheets, fluffy towels while enjoying the peace and quiet of a unique site in the Kentish country side
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
The Shepherds Huts - Hop and Strawberry, sleep up to two persons per hut.
The double bed have fully sprung mattress, linen sheets and large plump cushions for day use [as shown], it is well insulated and equipped with a cosy wood burner for the odd cold night.
. Each hut is provided with - china, cutlery, toaster, kettle, gas barbeque, out-door table and chairs, a wood fire pit or chiminair with wood supplied as well as for the interior wood burner - a full list of what is included can be found on the inventory page.
You are welcomed with a home made cake
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
This is all exculusive in the daily rate.
What we can provide
You can BBQ in the evening - we can provide meat for you to cook or bring your own choice of food when avaliable
This service is avaliable at an additional cost
There is a abundance of local hostelires and restaurants
In the late evening you can sit and watch the stars [we provide a reference guide of the stars] and satallites fly over while enjoying the warmth of the fire pit or chiminair burning the wood provided
We cannot provide any alcohol so do bring what you require
Facilities on site
Secure parking adjoining the huts
Full size Tennis court
Two bycycles for touring the country lanes.
Security for clients own cycles if required
Footpath walking maps
Maps for sky watching at night
Pluckley Railway Station 1.56 miles "as the crow fly's"
see the "Experiences to Share" page
Interior veiw of "Hop" Sleeping end
Interior veiw of "Hop" ensuite end
Set on a working livestock and arable farm between the beautiful Parishes of Bethersden, the haunted village of Pluckley and historic Smarden all set in the Garden of England and close to the Cinque port town of Tenterden.
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 farm animals graze the field nearby and we also respect our clients concerns regarding allergies to pets
Please contact us for information about gift vouchers for that special person to stay