The Hop Shack

Drefach-Felindre, Carmarthenshire, Wales

Woodclad up-cycled static caravan offers a great space for 2 couples or a family looking to enjoy a rural staycation together in the Teifi Valley.

The Quirky Tour

A cleverly converted and extended caravan dressed up as a fully equipped cabin for a comfortable stay. It’s more spacious than you would expect!

Enjoy a central spot on the farm and make yourselves at home!

Jess' visit on 24th January during The Quirky Tour 2023

Key Points

  • Up-cycled caravan with 2 double bedrooms with views of the organic veggie garden on this 40 acre farm.
  • There is 1 en-suite shower room and a second shower room with WC.
  • The kitchen offers a combined cooker and hob plus a fridge and all necessary cookware.
  • Enjoy dining inside on the cooler days or dine al fresco on your veranda when the sun is shining.
  • The property is kept warm and cosy with electric heaters and is very well insulated.
  • Book the eco hot tub for the day and enjoy total relaxation.
  • There is an onsite shop plus beauty and holistic treatments can be arranged.
  • Enjoy exploring the beautiful Teifi Valley with its tourist railway, coastal waterfall and iron age village.


The Hop Shack is set on a 40 acre organic farm where you can enjoy workshops, retreats, courses and even hold your wedding near Newcastle Emlyn! Sleeping 4 with the possibility of booking the eco wooden hot tub, this offers a rural retreat for couples or families looking to get away from it all. 

The Hop Shack sleeps 4 and is an upcycled static caravan clad in local timber and corrugated tin, insulated and with a wood burner for extra cosiness. It has 2 double bedrooms with heaters, one with large ensuite shower, plus another shower room. There are good facilities in the kitchen which is open plan with the dining area and cosy sitting room. 

Outside you can relax on the spacious veranda with views over the organic veggie gardens and tree lined valley. Enjoy dining al fresco here or simply sit back and take in the sounds of nature. 

Also, an eco wood heated hot tub for 7 is available to book. The hot tub is available for all guests and can be booked exclusively on a first come first served basis for £70 per day. 

Onsite is a shop selling local produce, alcohol and other useful items. Beauty and holistic treatments can be arranged. You can stay on a self-catering basis or order pre-prepared meals. You can join in with their famous food nights which they offer on Fridays (woodfired sourdough pizza) and Saturdays (fire food) from April through to October and December. Children will love the onsite play park for hours of fun. 

Locally there is plenty to do and see for all interests. The Teifi Valley Railway offers a wonderful tourist train ride, great for taking in the beauty of the Tifi Valley whilst the the coastal waterfall near Aberporth is an unusual and interesting sight to behold. Historians will love the Castell Henllys Iron Age Village and the many National Trust properties in the locality. 

One dog welcome at £15 per stay.

Min 2 night stay.

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Room Types

Family Rooms
Whole property for 5 or more



 Additional toilet






 Dining area


Paid Extras

 Meals - Home cooked


 Dining area


Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks

 Lake / River

 Local shop

 Pub within walking distance



 Can arrange catering

 Corporate events





 Book a beauty treatment

 Book a hot tub session

On Arrival

 Included - Linen

 Included - Towels




 Kitchenware / Utensils


Shared Facilities

 On-site bar

 On-site shop

Young Children


 Welcome all ages


 Parking alongside accom


 Large site (12+ accoms)


What should I bring?

A torch, sturdy outdoor shoes/wellies and waterproofs, beach towels plus baby bedding if required.

Is there a restaurant on site?

No but we do offer Friday night pizzas and Saturday night burgers. Be sure to book this in advance. There is also a pub within walking distance.

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 6th March 2023 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Eleanor from The Hop Shack