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Shepherds hut glamping in Kent AONB on the edge of the historic village of Elham
Valley shepherds hut | Woodland shepherds hut

Woodland shepherds hut

Secluded woodland shepherds hut glamping on Kent family farm in AONB on the edge of historic Elham.

Valley shepherds hut

Secluded valley shepherds hut glamping on Kent family farm in AONB on the edge of historic Elham.

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Bell tent and Toureg tent together
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We also have a camping spot in the woods for £40/night
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Bell and Touareg tent glamping Canterbury Kent

Secluded camping BYO tent on Kent arable farm near Canterbury, Folkestone and Ashford

shepherds huts in Kent glamping

Get away
from it all…

Escape to beautiful shepherds huts in Kent hidden on a family farm in an AONB.

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shepherds huts in Kent glamping near Dover and Eurotunnel Folkestone

…without going out of your way

Conveniently located:
15 minutes from Eurotunnel
30 minutes from Dover
45 minutes from the M25
15 minutes from Canterbury

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What to do while glamping near Canterbury, Dover and Folkestone

What to do while you’re here

Walking
Excellent routes straight from the door of your shepherds huts in Kent. What to do

Exploring
Elham, Canterbury, Dover Castle and white cliffs. Places to visit

Glamping
Our shepherds huts have been beautifully built by The Shepherds Hut Company. Glamping in Kent.

Absolutely nothing
Just stay put and relax.

shepherds huts in Kent glamping where children and dogs are welcome

Children and dogs welcome

Families should be able to holiday in school holidays at no extra cost so our prices are simply winter/summer.

Having two of our own, dogs are welcome. Fees are £20 for one, £25 for two.  At the end of the tax year, doggies who have looked after the hut donate half their fee to AA Dog Rescue.

Rules:
No dogs on the beds please, bring dog towels and bio poo bags.

Prices

Shepherds Huts
Peak
(Apr-Oct)
3 night min

Check in Monday or Friday
3 nights: £310
4 nights: £380
7 nights: £580

 

Off Peak
(Nov-Mar)

Short breaks:
2 nights: £230
3 nights: £290
4 nights: £360

 

Week stay:
7 nights: £500
Christmas, Jan & Feb*
CLOSED
New Year:
2 nights: £250 (discount on longer stay)
Feb:
We may open if good weather on last min basis. Returning guests receive 5% discount and 10% on 7 night stay

Bell & Touareg Tents
Tents are down until next April

New Prices to be announced in New Year for new Lotus Belle tent and single bell tent

 

 

 

There may be the odd weeks where check in days are different due to bookings made a while ago. The odd 2 night stay may appear between bookings. When they are available they will be charged at £250.

Returning guest discount
5%
7% on 7 night stay

Dogs
£20 for one, £25 for two

There is an additional fully refundable bond of £50 for the Valley Shepherds Hut or bring your own bed covers.

£15 Discount

Bring your own bedding (duvet set and bottom sheet) and towels for £15 discount.

Yoga Sessions 
£40 private or £12 min 4 people

Bi Aura Therapy
£35 for guests

 

For info see www.digitaldetoxretreat.co.uk

About our shepherds huts

Both 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 and cooker with grill. There is also a fridge. The huts run from 12v solar power. There are 12v sockets for charges.

Our 2 shepherds huts have been beautifully built by The Shepherds Hut Company in Devon. They have hand built bespoke kitchenettes, composting toilet and good size shower. Hot water, hob and oven run by gas. LED lights and fridge run by solar power. There is a cosy wood burner to keep you warm. All wood supplied. The shepherds huts are set in stunning locations. One in a 10 acre private woodland and the other on the valley hillside with beautiful views. Our huts are aimed at people who want a wild tranquil escape. They are 1/2km away from the nearest road and dwelling.

 

The woodland shepherds hut

The 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.

 

The valley shepherds hut

The valley shepherds hut is set in calcareous grassland which hosts wild flowers such as egg and bacon, orchids, bluebells and cowslips. Also during May the wild broom flowers a beautiful yellow. The valley hut sleeps only a couple and baby or toddler in your own travel cot. You can relax take in the views and listen to the skylarks and buzzards above. Doggies are very welcome and will enjoy the fabulous walkies here.

 

Kent Wildlife Trust

The Huts will be funding an Enhancement Scheme set up by the Kent Wildlife Trust so that we can improve biodiversity. kent wildlife trust supported by Clavertye shepherds huts

We provide:

  • Duvet and pillows (not for children)
  • Bed linen
  • Towels
  • Loo roll
  • Faith in Nature shampoo and natural handmade soap
  • Washing up liquid, gloves, sponges, tea towels
  • Salt, pepper and cooking oil
  • All cooking equipment and utensils
  • Cutlery and crockery
  • Kettle
  • Logs
  • All gas included
  • Ordinance survey map
  • High chairs
  • Children’s cutlery

 

Huts Facilites:

  • Woodburner
  • Fridge
  • Gas hob
  • Gas cooker with grill
  • Good size shower with long hose for children and babies

 

And…

We will supply half a litre of milk from local dairy or the option of an alternative milk. Various teas and filter coffee, muesli, cornflakes and packets of porridge also included. You have the option to order various breakfast hampers. Please see tab “About” for details.  We can also supply a choice of BBQ meat packs. All meat sourced is local and free range.

Breakfast

Hannah’s Homemade Brekkie Basket

Homemade and local contents
£15 for 2 people

  • Homemade granola (sweetened without cane sugar)
  • Homemade fruit and seed muffin
  • Plain yoghurt from the local dairy or dairy free coconut alternative
  • Bananas and blueberries

Large filling Vegan smoothie with banana, raw cacao, oat milk, hemp powder and chia seed
£6 for 2 people

English cooked breakfast
(to cook yourself)
£6 each

  • Local free range bacon and sausage
  • 2 Real free range happy chicken eggs
  • Veggie option also available

Bacon or sausage and egg sandwich
(to cook yourself)
£8 for 2 people

  • Local homemade bread
  • Local free range bacon or sausage
  • Butter
  • 2 Real free range happy chicken eggs

Basic Jam on toast
£4 

  • Local homemade bread
  • Local homemade jam
  • Butter

Location

Clavertye Shepherds Huts are situated on a family run arable farm on the outskirts of the historic village of Elham, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Find peace and quiet just 45 minutes from the M25, 15 minutes from the Eurotunnel terminal and less than half an hour from Dover ferry terminal at our shepherds huts in Kent.

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So does anyone really know what was said last night about holiday lets. I'm sure i heard something about self catering and 12th April? Pubs 17th May. I've tried to look on Gov website but all they seem to talk about is 8th March schools. ... See MoreSee Less

Tuesday February 23rd, 2021

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12th April if all is well for self catering holidays. So get those peeps booked in.

Thanks you all so yes 12 April if no new strain 😉

It days domestic stopovers from May 17th I think

www.bbc.co.uk/news/explainers-52530518 Hopefully this will list for you whats happening and when

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Good morning all! I hope you've been having some sledging fun as we have 🙂

Thank you to all my regulars for hanging on in there and rescheduling as lockdowns keep going. Cancellations are so far up until mid March but personally i do see this going into the summer. I really do hope that we do get a summer window to welcome you all back!

Investing in new things such as the bell tents and horse box shower has been a tricky decision. The woodland hut floor has risen up from damp so look like we may need to completely gut the hut as we did before when we had a water leak.

Here are some piccies of the huts in the snow. Rather beautiful. The woodland was so quiet and still.

Looking forward to the sunny spring now.

Love to all, Hannah x
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Tuesday February 9th, 2021

Good morning all!  I hope youve been having some sledging fun as we have :-) Thank you to all my regulars for hanging on in there and rescheduling as lockdowns keep going.  Cancellations are so far up until mid March but personally i do see this going into the summer.  I really do hope that we do get a summer window to welcome you all  back!Investing in new things such as the bell tents and horse box shower has been a tricky decision.  The woodland hut floor has risen up from damp so look like we may need to completely gut the hut as we did before when we had a water leak.  Here are some piccies of the huts in the snow.  Rather beautiful.  The woodland was so quiet and still.  Looking forward to the sunny spring now.  Love to all, Hannah x

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I’ll be looking out to book if there is a window where we can safely go away! Love your Valley Hut so much! Such a beautiful setting! The sledding looks fun! Keep safe Hannah and everyone xx

Gutted I should've of been there this weekend. How beautiful it looks. Very sad 😥 enjoy your sledging xx

Lovely photos xx. Looks beautiful x

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