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The Nest Roundhouse

Crewkerne, Somerset, England

Stunning roundhouse with outdoor bathtub perfect for a spot of stargazing. Sauna access too! Located near Crewkerne and the Dorset coastline.

Exclusively for adults this stunning roundhouse offers maximum privacy to enjoy the outdoor bathtub (their take on a hot tub) plus sauna access. A great place for romance and tranquility for two, with all you could need on your doorstep, if you can bear to leave!

Set on an organic farm with a rare breed herd, it is tucked away in a stunning natural setting with abundant wildlife yet easily accessible by road and rail (direct train from Waterloo to Crewkerne). All this with an award-winning Gastro pub within walking distance in the local village of Hinton St George.

The Nest has a very private location with uninterrupted views across the fields. Described as 'the love child of a yurt and a treehouse', this property benefits from a gorgeous outdoor bathtub, and all the comforts of home whilst emerged in nature, a perfect place to gaze at the starry night sky. Also outside there is a BBQ and fire pit, plus al fresco dining furniture for those sunny days.

Inside you can find a comfy double bed and a bathroom with second bathtub plus large walk in rain-head shower. There is a modern kitchen with full oven, perfect for cooking up a storm as well as a dining area for 2, leather sofa and TV/DVD player. Nothing has been forgotten at this beautiful property.

There are plenty of activities on the doorstep should you wish to take part in anything from fishing to paintballing, visit a spa or take cookery classes. There is a woodland sauna for guests use with a fee of £10 an hour, afterwards enjoy a hot or cold outdoor shower, sure to invigorate the senses! Booking can be made on site. (SAUNA IS CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE DUE TO THE VIRUS.)

The Nest is available year-round with prices from £220-£320 for 2 nights.

A refundable £100 deposit is required.

Arrival days Monday, Wednesday, Friday or Saturdays. Minimum stay 2 nights.


Other accommodation at this location and also featured on QuirkyAccom - The Hide Roundhouse, Larch Yurt, Willow Yurt, The Bird House - a treehouse. No group bookings. The Nest and The Bird House offer the most privacy and the best views.



Room Types

Double Ensuite

Nearest Airport/s

Exeter / Bristol / Bournemouth