The Swaledale

Burton Fleming, East Yorkshire, England

Luxury shepherd's hut with private hot tub and four poster bed offers true romance! Based near Filey and the East Yorkshire Wolds.

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Lovely large hut with double doors in the middle of it that let the outside in (if you want!). It has a 4 poster bed, woodburner and kitchenette as well as ensuite shower room.

The outside area has the hot tub ready for your arrival as well as BBQ and firepit with outdoor seating.

Jess' visit on 10th February during The Quirky Tour 2023

Key Points

  • Luxury shepherd's hut with four poster bed and private hot tub offers a peaceful stay near Filey.
  • There is a handmade kitchenette plus access to the communal dining room/kitchen.
  • This hut has the luxury of an en-suite shower room.
  • Relax on the comfy seating inside the hut or sit back on the decked veranda or giant sized day bed taking in the countryside views.
  • Of an evening enjoy the starry night sky from the hot tub before warming yourself around the fire pit and cooking on the BBQ.
  • There is a pub within walking distance in the village of Burton Fleming.
  • New Swimming Pool!


Luxury hand-crafted shepherd's hut with private hot tub and four poster bed, perfect for a romantic retreat for 2 guests, near Filey. 

This en-suite hut is a work of art, packed with character inside and out. The hand-crafted four poster bed takes pride of place in this spacious hut and has well designed storage space underneath it. The handmade kitchen comes complete with the necessary kettle, toaster and fridge whilst the comfy seating area has views out over the countryside. Please note towels are not included so please bring your own, alternatively you can add these at an extra cost at time of completing booking.

Outside you can relax on your private handmade decked veranda and take in the beautiful countryside with your morning cuppa. The hot tub offers the perfect place to lie back and look at the starry sky whilst the fire pit and BBQ are a must for cooking up a storm. Of an afternoon you can enjoy lying back on the giant day bed style swing with a book or 40 winks.  

Also on site is The Lambing Shed, a communal dining room/kitchen. If you would like to enjoy a "Full English" just let the owners know and they will have all the ingredients ready for you (at an extra cost). Here you can also find a hand built kitchen with cooking range, 2 fridges, plus a tumble dryer for the wetter Yorkshire days. 

New for 2023, an onsite swimming pool - heated in the spring and summer months but available to use all year round. 

Locally you can explore the nearby village of Burton Fleming, take a bus to Scarborough or simply enjoy the East Yorkshire Wolds with its wonderful award winning walks. Hunmanby Gap offers a tranquil expanse of golden sand plus a welcoming cafe, Co-op and takeaway restaurants, whilst the Bosville Arms in Rudston offers delicious pub food and is only 3 miles away, so is walkable! 

No pets. 

Towels, breakfast and oodies can be added at time of booking as required.

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Room Types

Double Ensuite



 Shower room




 Dining area




 Dining area

 Fire pit

 Seating area

Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks

 Pub within walking distance




 Private Hot Tub

On Arrival

 Bring your own towels

 Included - Linen





Shared Facilities

 Shared cooking facilities

 Shared washing up facilities


 Free parking


 Small site (2-4 accoms)


How many properties are on site?

There are 3 properties on site. You can search for The Lincoln Longwool and The Blue Texel here on QuirkyAccom. All have hot tubs.

What do we need to bring?

Towels, food and drink, and your swimming costume for the hot tub.

What is supplied in the Lambing Shed communal kitchen diner?

There are 2 fridges, a range cooker, 2 tumble dryers, plus an outdoor pizza oven. There is also a cosy seating area with log fire where you can relax.

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 22nd March 2023 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Mandy Lindley from The Swaledale