Oak & Stars Hideaway

Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, England

Romantic shepherd's hut with private hot tub and firepit offers a rural retreat for couples. Located on the edge of the Peak District.


Enjoy a romantic stay for 2 in a cosy shepherd's hut with private hot tub on the edge of the Peak District. The hot tub is wood fired with a small seating area and stove with window. Feel closer to nature and relax under star studded nights. There is also a firepit area with seating tucked away in a corner. 

The Oak & Stars Hideaway is situated in Magdale, which is a lovely little hamlet with far reaching views across the Holme valley. It is situated in an enclosed garden which is in a wooded area. It is very private with small access gate to a small road where parking is possible.

The Hideaway comprises of seating inside for 4 guests (only sleeps 2 but useful if they have a visitor), wood burning stove, kitchen with all glasses/crockery/fridge/oven/hob/coffee machine etc. The bathroom has small sink, flushing Victorian style loo, electric shower and heated towel rail. Double bed folds down and has a very comfy memory foam mattress with feather duvets and pillows. Radio with Bluetooth, small heater for days you don’t want to light the fire! Coffee machnine. Scandinavian feel to the interior. 

The closest village is Honley which is a fun quirky village with little cobbled streets. There are tapas, chinese, Italian restaurants in the village.  Kräfty Kettle is a really cool Craft Ale bar. The Allied is a good old local pub with great hand pulled beer and an enclosed pub yard/garden. There are clothes shops, hairdressers, cafes, lifestyle shops etc.

The nearest town is Holmfirth (Last of the Summer Wine country!). It’s actually very like Whitby with its cobbled streets and quirky shops etc. Great restaurants and bars too. Always ask the owners for recommendations if you like. 

Just 5 minutes walk or 2 minute drive up the road is Hinchcliffes Farm Shop - which offers fabulous fresh fruit & vegetables, bakery, butchers, flowers, gifts etc. They also have a great restaurant/cafe called The Rusty Bull, serving breakfast, coffees and fabulous light bites and full meals. Friday and Saturday nights are open for dinner too. 

The 3 Acres Inn & Restaurant is a fabulous and very well known place within the area and further afield. The most amazing atmosphere, fantastic food and drinks, great service etc. Definitely worth a visit. This is only 20 mins drive from the hideaway. The owners can arrange a taxi if required. They also do Woodfired evenings and put a tipi up in the summer months with great music, cocktails, woodfired food etc. To book this please enquire with Chloe - the owner of the Shepherd's Hut who will arrange this for you.

Please note that Oak & Stars Hideaway is located in a quiet peaceful hamlet and noise should be kept to a minimum after 9pm.

Logs are £10 per bag for any extra. First bag provided.

There is a 2 night minimum stay, get an instant price by clicking Check Availability and selecting your dates.

Room Types

Double Ensuite

Nearest Airport/s

Leeds Bradford / Manchester


  • Adults only  
  • Huts & Cabins  
  • Romantic breaks  
  • Rural Retreat