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10 Best Shepherd's Huts

Published: 6th May 2016

Quaint and quirky shepherd's huts are growing in popularity as holiday accommodation. Cosy and warm, with all the comforts of home, take a look at our 10 favourite on CoolStays

Located in some of the most beautiful parts of the UK, these gorgeous shepherd's huts are the perfect rural retreat. Some are restored huts, whilst others have been custom built. From a very luxurious hut in Somerset, to vintage huts on a nature reserve, head for peace and tranquility among nature......

Dimpsey Shepherd's Hut Glamping

Dimpsey Shepherd's Hut Glamping

Chard - Somerset

In an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Somerset, stay in a Shepherd’s Hut in the Blackdown Hills; cosy up to your wood-burning stove inside....

Sleeps 2

From £125/night

The Salty Shepherd

The Salty Shepherd

Rye - East Sussex

Blissfully peaceful and comfortingly cosy – a secluded shepherd’s hut on an East Sussex farm, minutes from Rye and Camber Sands

Sleeps 2

From £90/night

Secret Meadows Gypsy's Rest

Secret Meadows Gypsy's Rest

Woodbridge - Suffolk

A vintage gypsy caravan and accompanying shepherd's hut in the heart of rural Suffolk, where a lush wildlife park rolls far off into the distance….

Sleeps 4

From £105/night

Bodger-Shepherds Hut

Bodger-Shepherds Hut

Holditch - West Dorset

Stunning shepherds hut in a Dorset woodland open all year round for glam campers. Get close to nature and discover peace and tranquillity in this idyllic location.

Sleeps 2

From £126/night

Elmley Nature Reserve

Elmley Nature Reserve

Isle of Sheppey - Kent

Escape to the wildlife of the Elmley Nature Reserve in these vintage shepherds huts - the only UK reserve where you can stay.

Sleeps 6

From £75/night

Rhossili Shepherd Huts & Timber Tents

Rhossili Shepherd Huts & Timber Tents

Rhossili - Gower Peninsular

Discover the very best of sea-view glamping with a stay at these quirky, little huts on the Rhossili Bay coastline….

Sleeps 2-5

From £50/night

Withywood Shepherds Hut

Withywood Shepherds Hut

Bines Green - West Sussex

Gorgeous custom built luxury shepherds hut in the Sussex countryside, complete with firepit, and wood cabin kitchen and bathroom.

Sleeps 4

From £75/night

The Shepherds Hut Retreat

The Shepherds Hut Retreat

Crewkerne - Somerset

Retreat to one of these secluded shepherds huts for a tranquil break in Somerset’s idyllic natural haven.

Sleeps 2-8

From £70/night

Knepp Shepherds Huts

Knepp Shepherds Huts

Dial Post nr. Horsham - West Sussex

Get back to nature on a huge scale – 3 lovingly created luxury huts amidst 3500 acres of rehomed wildlife

Sleeps 6

From £95/night

The Nut Plat Retreat

The Nut Plat Retreat

Tonbridge - Kent

Two bijoux wagons in Kent’s Garden of England, where you can glamp in style just an hour from London….

Sleeps 4 (2 per wagon)

From £85/night

Author:
Claire Wills
Claire is the International Editor for CoolStays. It's her mission to scout the globe for new amazing places to show you. You can follow her on Twitter, @clairelewills

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