Gabriel the Shepherd's Hut

South Brewham, Bruton, Somerset, England

Getaway to a handcrafted shepherds hut for 2+1 on a peaceful camping retreat near Bruton.

Key Points

  • Handmade shepherd's hut with stunning views over rolling countryside.
  • Relax on the rocking chairs by the wood burning stove to keep you warm & cosy.
  • Toast some marshmallows on the fire-pit.


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Stays of 4 nights or more will receive £5 a night off.

Stays of 7 nights or more will receive £10 per night off. 

Peaceful, eco friendly camping retreat on the edges of Somerset and Dorset offers a handmade shepherd's hut for a couple, or add one child, with views over the rolling countryside near Bruton. If looking for a quiet getaway, this is perfect for you.

Built on a local farm with an interior designed and handcrafted by the owners this hut has a lovely welcoming feel to it. Inside there is a double bed (accessed by a couple of steps) and a single bed underneath which slides out for 1 child. There are simple kitchen facilities including a small belfast sink, (with water to be brought in from a private stand pipe) plus a double gas hob and storage facilities. Solar powered USB chargers and lighting is provided. Two comfy rocking chairs inside the hut offer the perfect place to chill out after a long day with a good book and your favourite cuppa. Gabriel now has a retro wood burning stove, you can request the use of this and wood/kindling will be supplied with instructions for use and safety.

Outside you can enjoy dining at the picnic bench or simply warm yourself around the fire pit, taking in the beautiful starry night sky. Gabriel has its own private composting toilet and showers are available on site. 

Located in a rural area, close to the Cranborne Chase area of Natural Beauty, you can enjoy a trip to King Alfred's Tower, where you can take in 360º views over 3 counties or visit the Pantheon which is set within Stourhead Gardens and stunning lake surroundings. 

For stays of 2 nights or more, the owner will provide a welcome pack of local juice and cheese with crackers, plus a fire kit for either the outdoor fire-pit or the indoor wood-burner (one kit for every two nights booked). 

Minimum 2 night stay. Closed in winter. 

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Room Types




 Compost toilet




 Fire pit

 Seating area

On Arrival

 Included - Linen

 Included - Towels

 Welcome pack




 Kitchenware / Utensils

Nearest Airport/s

Bristol / Bournemouth

Content updated on 23rd June 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Jenny Pepper from Gabriel the Shepherd's Hut