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Ellenden Farm Glamping

Whitstable, Kent, England

Off grid shepherds huts and bell tents close to Whitstable sleep up to 3 adults near Victory Wood Nature Reserve.

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Located on a working farm near Whitstable you can find these delightful off grid love shack shepherds huts that sleep up to 3 people plus bell tents for 2+2 people.

Enjoy a stroll through the woodland right up to Victory Wood Nature Reserve and try to spot a deer or squirrel. Alternatively take a trip to the coast and visit the Harbour Market at Whitstable and peruse the many handicrafts on offer before stopping at a bar to relax and enjoy the views of the boats.

Back on site you can relax outside your shepherds hut or bell tent and enjoy the stunning views of the surrounding countryside whilst throwing some burgers on the gas BBQ or roasting some marshmallows on the firepit. Inside the shepherds hut you can find one double bed and one single bunk above it. There is a woodburning stove to keep the hut cosy plus tea and coffee and storage. Meanwhile the bell tents simply hold one double bed and some bedside tables. 

You can find communal self composting toilets and running water for doing your dishes in the field facilities.

No children or pets. Open April - September.

Price per shepherds hut ranges from £70-£95 per night for 2 people with a minimum 2 night stay. An extra person costs £30 per night.

Price per Bell Tent ranges from £65 - £85 per night for 2 people. An extra person costs £30 per night.

There are reductions for longer stays.

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