Secluded shepherd huts & bell tents privately situated on a family farm in an AONB, on the edge of a historic village near Canterbury.
Shepherds huts and Lotus Belle tents in tranquil private locations not far from Canterbury in Kent.
We have 2 shepherds huts and a woodland Lotus Belle and touareg tent. By July time we will also have a valley Lotus Belle. The woodland tents sleep 2 families. The Lotus Belle has a woodburner for chilly times. There is a camp kitchen, composting loo and beautiful vintage horse trailer for showers.
Our shepherds huts are heated by a wood burner, have hot running water and an ensuite with shower and composting toilet. For cooking there is the gas hob, an oven with grill and a fridge. The hut runs from 12v solar power. There are 12v sockets for chargers.There is a cosy wood burner to keep you warm. All wood supplied for chilly times. Firepit logs and charcoal and be purchased here.
The valley hut sleeps only a couple and one small child and the woodland hut 2 adults and 2 small children on inflatable mattresses under the raised bed.
At the valley hut you can relax under the oak tree in our bench swing and take in the views, sunsets and listen to the skylarks and buzzards above. The woodland hut and tents are set in their own sunny glade in our 10 acre Clavertye ancient woodland. Once home to Clavertye Manor this woodland has a beautiful calm energy with lots of bird song.
A basic breakfast of muesli, cornflakes, various teas, filter coffee included. Half a litre of milk from the local dairy or oat milk as vegan alternative.
Full English breakfast packs for you to cook yourself. Choose from full English, sausage or bacon and egg sandwich with local homemade bread and jam. There is also a veggie option.
Smoothies and homemade brekkie with granola, fruit and seed muffin, yoghurt, berries and banana
BBQ packs are sold between April and October for £15-£25
Goat walking experience with Custard and Mustard £30 per family. Explore the farm with our super friendly fun goats. One of us will accompany you on the walk. Look for Clavertye Goats on Youtube
Further info on your stay will be provided upon enquiry and we look forward to hosting you.
Both huts and tents have rope swings in the oak trees.
Huts and tents have their own private facilities.
Bedding for the kids Dog towels for your doggies
Our farm is surrounded by forest which has great tracks for biking and walking. We are also not far from the White Cliffs of Dover and various beaches. Come for a walk with our fabulous Custard and Mustard the Clavertye Goats. You can see a video of our boys on Youtube. One of us will accompany you on the walk. They are super friendly and love strokes £20 per family for a private goat experience
Huts 3 night min from April to 31st October. 2 nights from Nov to March (closing Jan and opening Feb weather permitting) Woodland Lotus and Touareg need to be booked together during school hols and weekends. Weekdays just the lotus can be booked Dog fees £20 for 1 and £25 for 2.
If you do need to cancel at all let me know asap. If I am able to take another booking then the funds are fully refundable less an admin fee of £15 for dealing with the refund and further booking enquiries.
The information and photos in this listing were supplied by Hannah Terry, the owner/manager of Wild Woodland Retreat.
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Our beautiful vintage horse trailer showers
Valley Lotus Belle
Goat walking experience with Custard, Mustard, Carrot and Parsnip. See website for full info
1 unit. Each unit sleeps 2
Minimum stay - 2 nights
Our valley shepherd hut is set in a stunning location on a valley hillside with beautiful views. Sit in the swing bench under the old oak tree and take in the views/sunset whilst listening to the buzzards and skylarks above. 1 young child can sleep here too on self inflating mattress. There is a good rope swing for kids and adults. Dogs are welcome with 2 options here £20 dog fee and £50 deposit or BYO bedding covers and £10 dog fee. Lots of space for doggies to run free.
1 unit. Each unit sleeps 4
Minimum stay - 2 nights
Our Woodland shepherds hut is set in a sunny glade with mature oak trees. During the spring, Anemones, orchids, primroses, bluebells carpet the woodland floor. The woodland hut sleeps 2 adults and 2 young children on self inflating mattresses under the bed. You are the only hut in 10 acres of ancient woodland. Children and doggies can run free. There are 2 rope swings for the kids.
Send a quick booking enquiry to the owner and they will get back to you if they have any availability...