Teybrook Shepherds Hut

Great Tey, Essex, England

A cosy Shepherds Hut for 2 on a glamping site just 45 minutes from London. Closed in winter.

Key Points

  • Cosy shepherd's hut sleeps up to 2 guests in a rural meadow in Great Tey just 45 minutes from London.
  • There is a wood burner to keep the hut warm and cosy.
  • There are communal indoor and outdoor dining areas including a fully equipped communal kitchen and BBQ area with pizza oven.
  • Book a session in the hot tub with your loved ones.
  • There is a large marquee onside that offers a dry communal space to relax including a ping pong table.





This glamping site is tucked away in the peaceful Essex countryside, surrounded by an apple orchard and 20 acres of woodland. The site offers a romantic shepherds hut perfect for couples.

The glamping site has a woodfired hot tub that could be pre-booked for an afternoon. £60 for afternoon / evening use and includes staff member to prepare and light it. Wood is extra at £5 p/bag.

This delightful Shepherd’s Hut has been refurbished into a charming, small but cosy dwelling for 1-2 people. It is warm and snug inside with its own little wood burner for the Spring and Autumn months. It sits in the far right corner of the meadow under an oak tree with bathroom and kitchen facilities just across the way.

The hut comes with a double bedstead, lighting, mirror, and table at the end of the bed. Rugs, and pillows create a snug feel to the hut. Bedding and bath towels are provided for as well as extra blankets should you need them. 

On site there are both indoor and outdoor dining areas as well as a fully equipped communal kitchen and BBQ area with newly installed pizza oven! If you prefer not to cook yourselves, there is a restaurant at the farm. If the British weather fails to impress then a large marquee offers a dry communal space and holds a table tennis table for your entertainment. 

This glamping site is ideally located just 45 minutes from London, yet you can still enjoy a tranquil countryside setting. The area has plenty of beautiful walks and cycling routes to enjoy and Colchester is just 10 minutes away. You can also visit several nature reserves and bird watching sites nearby.

Well behaved dogs welcome and are charged per dog at £20 per pet per stay.

For an instant price click Check Availability and select your dates. There is a minimum 2 night stay midweek with Monday and Wednesday arrivals. 

Closed in winter.

Room Types








 Fire pit

 Seating area

Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks

 Lake / River

 Local shop

 Pub within walking distance




 Quiet after 10pm


 Games room


 Book a hot tub session

On Arrival

 Included - Linen

 Included - Towels

Shared Facilities

 Shared bathroom facilities

 Shared BBQ facilities

 Shared cooking facilities

 Shared washing up facilities

 Stroll to bathroom facilities

Young Children

 Welcome all ages


 Free parking


 Mid sized site (5-11 accoms)


How do we find the venue?

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Can we arrive by train?

YES. Trains run from Liverpool Street every hour and take approximately 50 mins to our nearest station which is Marks Tey. You will need to book a taxi for the 10 min drive.

Can we have a campfire?

There are designated fire bowls which you can use. No other fires are allowed on the site.

Is the venue secure?

Yes, it has electric gates that are closed between guests comings and goings.

Nearest Airport/s



Content updated on 24th January 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom