Shortacombe Shepherd Huts

East Down, Devon, England

Handcrafted shepherd's hut with meadow setting offers a luxurious stay for couples close to the beaches in North Devon.

Key Points

  • Handcrafted shepherd's hut sleeps 2 and offers a romantic rural reatreat.
  • There is a main living and sleeping hut plus a separate bathroom hut.
  • Well equipped kitchen for home cooking or dine al fresco using the BBQ.
  • Hut is kept warm and cosy with a log burner.
  • Enjoy the stunning countryside views from your comfy wooden loungers.
  • Close to the North Devon coastline for day trips to the beach.



Enjoy a 10% discount on midweek stays until March 31st 2022. Monday arrivals for 4 night stays. Discount has already been applied to pricing. 


Retreat to this handcrafted shepherd's hut with meadow setting and feel the stresses and strains of every day life slip away from your mind. Located close to Ilfracombe and many beautiful North Devon beaches, it is the perfect rural retreat for couples looking to reconnect. 

The shepherd's hut houses a cosy double cabin bed with luxurious Egyptian cotton bedding for that perfect nights sleep. There is a well equipped kitchen with gas hob, fridge and microwave and lovely countryside views from the sink. A compact dining table allows you to dine inside or sit and plan your day exploring the local area whilst the log burner keeps you warm and cosy. 

Just a few steps from your main living hut you can find your bathroom hut, complete with flushing WC, shower and copper sink. Outside the huts are two wooden armchairs, perfect for lying back and catching the rays of the sun, or admiring the dark starry night. Be sure to light the firepit for extra warmth, or pop some delicious food on the BBQ, for that true holiday feeling. 

A welcome pack including a delicious Devon Cream Tea will be waiting for you on arrival, plus a starter pack of fuel for the log burner and BBQ. 

Locally you can enjoy walks through the nearby woods and nature reserve, taking in the sights and sounds of this glorious area. Alternatively head to the coast and enjoy at the beach. 

Monday arrivals with a minimum 4 night stay and Friday arrivals with a minimum 2 night stay until end of March 2022. Thereafter, arrivals are Mondays and Fridays and  departures will be Mondays and Fridays only.  

Dogs welcome. 

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  • Suitable for Adults only  
  • New to QA  
  • Best Views  
  • By Water  
  • Dog Friendly holidays  
  • Huts & Cabins  
  • Romantic breaks  
  • Rural Retreat