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Esme's Escape

Haselbury Plucknett, Somerset, England
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Ensuite shepherd's hut, also with kitchenette and Hot Tub, sleeps 2 people in picturesque village near Yeovil. Breakfast included.

This, multi award winning, Shepherd's hut inspired by Esme, a 1940's Land-girl, is situated in an orchard garden of a beautiful village in South Somerset and sleeps 2 people. Enjoy ensuite facilities, a kitchenette, log-fired Pizza Oven/BBQ and log-fired Hot Tub - plus breakfast included.

Located in the village of Haselbury Plucknett, the local pub is just a short walk away, as is the church which you can see from your hut. Locally you can enjoy walking The Liberty Trail or visit the National Trust Montacute House, where many a period drama has been filmed. For the more adventurous guest try your skills at paddle boarding along the Jurassic coast!

The hut itself has been finished to a luxurious level with a comfortable bed and en-suite shower room with flushing toilet. Add to this a kitchenette with induction hob, kettle and small fridge and with the log fired pizza oven/BBQ and Hot Tub you have everything you need to enjoy dining al fresco in your private garden area. There is wifi in the hut plus a selection of cards and games that have been left for your playing pleasure. A locally sourced breakfast is included in the price for your first morning and can be ordered for subsequent mornings.

Prices start at £100 per night midweek and £115 per night at the weekend and go up to £120 during peak season in 2020. There is a 2 night minimum stay.

Small dogs welcome for a cost of £20 per stay. 

Unlimited use of the Hot Tub can be reserved for £20 at the time of booking.

Room Types

Double Ensuite

Nearest Airport/s

Exeter / Bristol