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(18) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in Beaworthy

Beaworthy / Germansweek

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Private garden
“Lovely place in picturesque surroundings” This place has real charm! The hut has a high standard inside and out, with lots of attention to detail and very welcoming owners. A great place to relax in peace and quiet and very cosy for winter time. Woode  …see more

from £55 / night

£400 / week

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from £55 / night

(78) Excellent 

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Broadway holiday shepherds hut rental

Cotswolds / Broadway

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
“Perfect getaway” Lovely, quirky little hut with everything you need. My girlfriend and I had an excellent weekend exploring the local villages and walking in the hills. There's a folder with local walks and its located within a short drive from most o  …see more

from £70 / night

£350 - £460 / week

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from £70 / night

(13) Excellent 

11

Holiday shepherds hut in Grewelthorpe

North Yorkshire / Grewelthorpe

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Sleeps a maximum of 3 people. En suite shower & flushing toilet. Car parking. BBQ and patio heater with outdoor seating.  …see more

from £55 / night

£350 - £680 / week

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from £55 / night

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(12) Excellent 

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Broadway holiday shepherds hut rental

Cotswolds / Broadway

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
“Fantastic couple of days” What a lovely place. The Shepherds Hut is beautiful, it is small but perfectly adequate for two - it is also perfectly decked out, everything is excellent quality and it is spotlessly clean. It is set in its own walled gard  …see more

from £70 / night

£350 - £460 / week

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from £70 / night

(18) Excellent 

7

Holiday shepherds hut in Ledbury

Herefordshire / Ledbury

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
“Perfect!” Just returned from a two night stay. Upon arrival we were greeted by such caring and attentive hosts. Really couldn't have asked for a nicer location to be staying in. Will recommend to anyone and will be booking again for the new year. Than  …see more

from £57 / night

£342 - £390 / week

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from £57 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in Whashton

Richmond / Whashton

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
Idyllic location, beautifully crafted interior, attention to detail, area of outstanding beauty  …see more

from £70 / night

£490 / week

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from £70 / night

(21) Excellent 

15

Holiday shepherds hut rental

West Sussex / Pulborough

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Pet friendly
“Full of character in a lovely area” A very nicely appointed and characterful place for two people to stay. The photographs give a good impression of the facilities. The area is excellent, full of every kind of attraction including a very nice beach a  …see more

from £65 / night

£385 - £390 / week

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from £65 / night

(7) Very Good 

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Saint-Gervais-les-Bains / Saint-Nicolas-de-Veroce

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

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from £38 / night

£211 - £227 / week

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from £38 / night

(6) Excellent 

13

Holiday shepherds hut in Berriew

Powys / Berriew

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Private garden
Tranquil Shepherds' Hut in an elevated position, just behind Upper Rectory Restaurant, which serves a 7 course dinner, Tuesday to Saturday evenings. Log burner, very comfortable double bed with memory foam mattress  …see more

from £55 / night

£350 / week

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from £55 / night

(8) Excellent 

20

Holiday shepherds hut rental

Isle of Skye / Broadford

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Skye is a fascinating place to holiday, so why not make it unforgettable by staying in one of our two beautifully appointed shepherd huts? Located on the croft in Heaste, Isle of Skye, the huts are very special small space retreats, and unique to the area. I have 2 hut  …see more

from £80 / night

£450 - £500 / week

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from £80 / night

(18) Excellent 

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Winchcombe holiday shepherds hut let

Cotswolds / Winchcombe

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
Pinnock Wood Farm Shepherds Hut is located in a quiet rural setting on a working livestock farm in the North Cotswolds. Situated close to the historic town of Winchcombe.The Shepherds Hut is fully serviced with a Double bed, fully fitted kitchen, bathroom. televisi  …see more

from £50 / night

£300 - £400 / week

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from £50 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in Godshill

Isle of Wight / Godshill

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Car not necessary
Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, picturesque Godshill, working livestock farm, 10 mins drive sandy beaches, private fishing lake, tranquil, comfortable,Perfect for countryside lovers and those seeking seclusion & privacy.  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 / week

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from £100 / night

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Holiday shepherds hut in Broadford

Isle of Skye / Broadford

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Skye is a fascinating place to holiday, so why not make it unforgettable by staying in one of our two beautifully appointed shepherd huts? Located on a croft in Heaste, Isle of Skye, the huts are very special small space retreats, and unique to the area. I have 2 hu  …see more

from £80 / night

£450 - £500 / week

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from £80 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in Alvescot

Burford / Alvescot

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
Rectory Camp is a superb converted railway goods wagon nestled on the headland of a 20 acre meadow on the edge of the Cotswolds. An idyllic setting for a wonderful country getaway, the camp has an indoor kitchen with hob,cooker,fridge and hot and cold water. A wood burn  …see more

from £85 / night

£500 / week

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from £85 / night

(27) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in Llandudno Junction

Conwy County / Llandudno Junction

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Miss” I booked this for me and my partner, we have never experienced anything like shepherds huts. They were lovely , the views were amazing. The owner was very friendly and helpful.we would definitely recommend.  …see more

from £55 / night

£350 - £420 / week

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from £55 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in Colton

North Yorkshire / Colton

1 3 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Private garden
Apple Tree Cabin is on a secluded corner of our traditional livestock farm in the quiet rural village of Colton. We offer a fire pit, a kitchenette and a comfy double bed. Also sleeps 1 child under 6. Toilet and shower facilities. Excellent eating pub in villageWe also  …see more

from £65 / night

£350 / week

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from £65 / night

(6) Excellent 

10

Holiday shepherds hut in Wolverley

Worcestershire / Wolverley

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
Private retreat spot. Ideal point to stay to visit Severn Valley Railway, Kinver Edge and Rock Houses and Dudmaston Hall, all National Trust. Also close by is the West Midlands Safari Park, the historic towns of Bewdley and Bridgnorth, the River Severn, good for canoein  …see more

from £25 / night

£180 / week

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from £25 / night

(19) Excellent 

15

Holiday shepherds hut in Thorrington

Essex / Thorrington

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Private garden
“Lovely, unique and peaceful” We had the most amazing relaxing weekend here. The hut is situated on a beautiful farm complete with chickens and ducks, a short walk away from the main buildings but it feels like a little world of its own. It is on the b  …see more

from £90 / night

£550 / week

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from £90 / night

(2) Excellent 

21

Bethersden holiday shepherds hut rental

Kent / Bethersden

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
Shepherds HutsEn-suite hot and cold shower and washbasin interior toiletIn the Garden of EnglandQuiet surroundingsFully equipped for cookingWalking or cycling  …see more

from £85 / night

£600 / week

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from £85 / night

(15) Excellent 

17

Shepherds hut rental in Mid Wales

Welshpool / Pool Quay

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ask about pets
“Lovely stay” The shepherds hut was beautifully decorated and very cosy for our one night stay. We had a great BBQ on the fire pit in the boat house right next door with views over the Welsh countryside. Perfect getaway, would definitely recommend!  …see more

from £90 / night

£595 / week

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from £90 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Shepherds hut rental in West Calder

West Lothian / West Calder

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Great getaway” Shepard's rest was a lovely little getaway for us over a weekend. Surprisingly well furnished and war, we really did enjoy the cottage as well as the lovely surrounding scenery. Our only regret was that we couldn't stay longer! Thanks L  …see more

from £55 / night

£295 - £350 / week

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from £55 / night

(21) Excellent 

8

Holiday shepherds hut in Buxton

Derbyshire / Buxton

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
“perfect place to chill out” what a lovely place, peace and quiet the perfect place to spend time together. The hamper from joanne on arrivel was a lovely touch. a lovely lady and host. all in all the perfect place will be back again. now looking for  …see more

from £70 / night

£350 / week

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from £70 / night

(11) Excellent 

15

East Grinstead holiday shepherds hut rental

East Grinstead / TurnersHill

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 50 km
  • Private garden
Our hut includes; double bed, seating area, underfloor heating, antique stove, fridge, TV, DVD player, kitchenette , shower room, toilet, decking, countryside views, close to local attractions/pubs/national trust sites/heritage sites and only 40 minutes from the beach.  …see more

from £95 / night

£665 / week

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from £95 / night

(1) Excellent 

16

Shepherds hut rental in Eastling

Faversham / Eastling

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Beautiful Shepherds hut situated in parkland of stunning Historic Manor with the luxury of its own ensuite shower and loo. Sleeping up to 2 children under 10 FOC. Wonderful walks and lots to see and do. Cook your own breakfast, have it in the Manor or delivered to you  …see more

from £100 / night

£600 - £2000 / week

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from £100 / night

12

Upton upon Severn holiday shepherds hut rental

Worcestershire / Upton upon Severn

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Car not necessary
With such a chores romantic break for two ,if some like camping and some do not you can incorporate the two by using the shepherds hut with the facilities which includes the barbeque and seating and open space .you can bring your dogAs the weather gets colder and the ev  …see more

from £75 / night

£350 / week

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from £75 / night

(11) Excellent 

17

Holiday shepherds hut in West Country

Burnham-On-Sea / Watchfield

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic Relaxing Break” Fantastic ... no TV, time to relax, great base to explore from! Sally and her husband have made a little slice of heaven, lovely furnished hut, friendly chickens and peace! People thought that the pictures we took of our sup  …see more

from £50 / night

£250 / week

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from £50 / night

(3) Excellent 

16

Trenwheal holiday shepherds hut accommodation

Cornwall / Trenwheal

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Private garden
Edyn (pronounced Eden) is a contemporary Shepherd's Hut with underfloor heating, double glazing, and a veranda with a wood burner. Situated in our large garden overlooking the river, there is no mobile signal (except WiFi near the house), total bliss! A real double be  …see more

from £70 / night

£450 / week

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from £70 / night

(1) Excellent 

10

Holiday shepherds hut in South East England

East Sussex / Heathfield

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Private garden
Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in a 2 acre paddock with far reaching views. Beth, our Shepherd's Hut, has been lovingly hand-built to provide a luxury 'glamping' experience.  …see more

from £80 / night

£550 / week

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from £80 / night

(5) Excellent 

28

Arles / Fontvieille

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 45 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

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from £152 / night

£832 / week

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from £152 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Aisen Region / Puerto Rio Tranquilo

5 12 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

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from £111 / night

£749 / week

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from £111 / night

(8) Excellent 

21

Shepherds hut rental in Kenilworth

Warwickshire / Kenilworth

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Car not necessary
Fully self-contained Shepherds hut on a working farm with amazing views of Kenilworth Castle. Get away from it all with this cosy retreat.  …see more

from £80 / night

£360 / week

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from £80 / night

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Province of Albacete / Riopar

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £152 / night

£841 - £1009 / week

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from £152 / night

(44) Excellent 

24

Stalisfield holiday shepherds hut rental

Stalisfield / Stalisfield Green

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“It is an idyllic place for a peaceful weekend away” I really enjoyed the weekend with my partner away from the busy streets of London. The shepherd's hut was beautifully designed and very well kitted out for cooking light meals. The weather was lovely  …see more

from £85 / night

£580 / week

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from £85 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in Northern England

Tyne and Wear / Gateshead

1 4 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 27 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Shepherds Hut close to the River Derwent provides the perfect glamping holiday sleeping up to 4 guests with log burning stove. Perfect location for spotting wildlife and fly-fishing, yet still close to many tourist attractions such as Beamish and Gibside.  …see more

from £75 / night

£520 - £585 / week

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from £75 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in Framlingham

Suffolk / Framlingham

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Private garden
* Wi-fi* En-suite facilities* Firepit/BBQ* Lovely countryside views * Outside dining area* Outside sofa, two chairs and coffee table  …see more

from £85 / night

£490 / week

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from £85 / night

(29) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in Tewkesbury

Cotswolds / Tewkesbury

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Wonderful” Clean, well-equipped, and cosy - a perfect weekend getaway. Rosalind is extremely welcoming and the accommodation is surprisingly luxurious.  …see more

from £35 / night

£200 - £350 / week

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from £35 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in Fulbourn

Cambridge / Fulbourn

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
“Really cute and lovely” Upon arrival, my first impression was how cute it looks from the outside. A great level of attention has also been put into the decoration both outside and inside. It looked better than on the pictures I saw on the internet bef  …see more

from £70 / night

£330 - £680 / week

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from £70 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Holiday shepherds hut in West Country

Bridport / Netherbury

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
A superb restored railway carriage & roadman's van, set in its own small enclosed garden overlooking meadow and hills. Fully self catering with kitchen bathroom double bed in the carriage and 2 single beds in the van surrounded by countryside and 5 miles from t  …see more

from £90 / night

£600 / week

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from £90 / night

(12) Excellent 

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North Wales holiday shepherds hut rental

Wrexham County / Wrexham

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Private garden
“country get away” This was the perfect setup, everything you need, you have. Breakfast package was great and locally sourced. Shower, double bed, flushing toilet, ample kitchen with sink cooker,fridge, radio, BBQ, wood burner,all pots pans ect. Table  …see more

from £35 / night

£210 - £230 / week

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from £35 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Shepherds hut rental in Camber

Rye / Camber

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
“Upmarket glamping!” After getting over the initial shock of the (seemingly tiny) size of the hut as we approached it, we found it to be tardis-like inside! It is beautifully designed and decorated and has everything you need for a short stay. If you w  …see more

from £100 / night

£610 / week

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from £100 / night