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The Nut Plat Retreat

Roughway, Tonbridge, Kent, England

Eco friendly living vans sleep 2 in the beautiful countryside near Tonbridge. Relax in the hot tub under the stars in the Ransoms Van.

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Escape the rat race with your partner and relax in your own Living Van in the beautiful Kent countryside near the historic market town of Tonbridge.

Enjoy the peace and quiet of this stunning location or take time to explore the local area with a walk along the Greensand Way. Alternatively visit the affluent Royal Tunbridge Wells and take in one of the many attractions including castles, gardens, historic monuments and stately homes. Or why not pop to London for a day trip, it is only 45 minutes away!

Back at the retreat you can chill out at your Living Van and enjoy the stunning views around you. Maybe lose yourself in a good book or challenge your partner to a game of cards. There are 2 vans on site and Ransom has its own private wood fired hot tub, perfect for enjoying a spot of stargazing in the evening. Each van has its own comfy double bed and a fold down table and chairs, however you might prefer to eat outside and make use of your own BBQ and firepit. Each van has its own private facilities including a kitchen and bathroom and being mainly off grid these come with eco-friendly features including a compost loo! Don't worry there are sockets inside the main barn if you need to charge your electronics!

No children or pets due to livestock on the farm and a river running alongside the retreat

Prices start from £85 a night for each Living Van with 2 night minimum stay at certain times throughout the year. Further guests (adults or teenagers) may bring a tent to stay in for an additional cost. Hot tub hire available with a 2 night stay and costs £25 per night for unlimited logs.

CLOSED IN WINTER - from mid November to mid March.

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