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Hill House Shepherds Huts

Ford, Wiltshire

Enjoy arresting hilltop vistas and easy access to the Cotswolds, Bath and beyond, in luxury self-catering shepherd's huts, each with their own private garden.

  • 2
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
SAVE TO WISHLIST
£150-250 per night

Please note that the minimum stay for this property is 3 nights

How to book

Hill House Shepherds Huts is owned and managed by Helen Hood.

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Helen Hood.

Request To Book
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The highlights
  • The Nest guests can collect fresh eggs from the huts dedicated hens.
  • Soak up the views and admire the stars from The Lookout's wood-fired hot tub.
  • Start your getaway off with a complimentary welcome hamper.
  • Picnics and additional shopping can be provided at an extra cost.
  • Enjoy fantastic access to The Cotswolds AONB.
  • Bring along a four-legged friend! (One medium sized dog included in cost).

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You should know
  • Each hut has a minimum stay of two nights.
  • The huts are rurally located, so we suggest travelling by car.

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The detail

Sitting atop undulated Cotswolds hills on their own private land just off the village of Ford are the Hill House Shepherd's Huts. At Hill House, guests will have the choice of two luxury cabins: The Nest and The Lookout. While similar in construction, the huts have their own distinct character and features. At The Nest, your neighbours will be a couple of free-range chickens - eggs for breakfast, anyone? - and you're sure to be struck by the arresting views of Bybrook Valley. The Lookout, sitting atop a hill overlooking the village of Ford, has its very own two-person wood fired hot tub and telescope - perfect for taking in the panoramic valley views and uncorrupted night sky. With each providing an idyllic couple's getaway in a storybook location, the only quibble you will have with Hill House Shepherd's Hut will be in choosing which one to go for.

Both have been designed to the highest of standards and are surprisingly spacious. The Nest has an interior comprised of soft tones which allude to its rustic location while The Lookout exhibits a more Eastern theme, with opulent Persian colours and textures on show. While each has their own unique personality, there are several features which the cabins share. The kitchens are fully equipped with ample workspace, a Belfast sink, hob, fridge, and beverage making facilities, while there is a seating area complete with a table, chairs, and wood burning stoves (fuel is provided). The cabins have a double size bed with a comfy mattress and the bathroom comes with a washbasin and hot shower. Each hut benefit from their own private garden, complete with outdoor seating, cobb oven, fire pit, and pizza oven (dough is available upon request). Guests will also have access to a beautiful orchard which sits adjacent.

The village of Ford sits in the southern Cotswolds. An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this historic region is known for its rolling hills, beautiful countryside, picturesque villages, and numerous walking trails. The Macmillan Way, a long-distance footpath of 290 miles, runs right through the nearby Bybrook Valley, while the area is also a favourite of amateur birdwatchers. The historic Castle Combe is a very short walk from the huts, and the market town of Chippenham is less than a 10-minute drive east. The Roman city of Bath - itself a UNESCO World Heritage Site - is a 25-minute drive southeast and well worth a visit.

Features
Essential
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Dog Friendly
  • Hot Tub
  • Underfloor Heating
  • Heating
  • No Smoking
Living Spaces
  • Open fire/Woodburner
  • Games/Books
Kitchen/Utility
  • Fridge
  • Cooker
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Coffee machine
  • Microwave
Bed/Bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels (bath)
  • Shower
Outside
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
  • Firepit
  • BBQ
Also Available
  • Walking distance to pub
  • Table tennis
  • Off road free parking
Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • Markets
  • Pub/Bar
  • Golf
  • Cooking classes
  • Mountain Biking
  • Wildlife
  • Historical sites
  • Yoga
  • Museums/Galleries
  • Bird watching

Clay shooting, polo, jewellery making

£150-250 per night

Please note that the minimum stay for this property is 3 nights

SAVE TO WISHLIST
Availability
How to book

Hill House Shepherds Huts is owned and managed by Helen Hood.

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Helen Hood.

Request To Book
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  Nearest Airport
Bristol Airport - 25min drive

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The Nest - at Hill House Shepherds Huts
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The Lookout - at Hill House Shepherds Huts
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