Exactly what it says on the tin! Sleeping up to 4, this wonderful wagon is ideal for a romantic retreat or a family getaway. Set in its own fenced area boasting a south-facing, covered veranda looking across sweeping farmland to the hills of Dartmoor National Park. The delightful interior is surprisingly spacious with high ceilings and huge windows allowing the light to flood in. The kitchen area boats a full-size oven and a fridge (with ice-box), the bespoke dining table converts into a double bed and there is a cosy wood-burner too. The other double bed is tucked up at mezzanine level with a porthole window looking out to blissful country views. Guests can take their dog along with them, and there are footpaths surrounding the site. Dartmoor and the sandy beaches of the north Devon coast are close by too. Open now. Prices from £11 per person per night.
The Chalet on the Beach
This charming chalet for 2 really is right by the sea, sat on the beach at the famous seaside (and famous fossil) resort of Lyme Regis in Dorset. It is furnished with love and care to ensure that there is everything you would need for an ideal glamping getaway. The open plan living-room consists of a small sitting area and dining area with an electric heater and a TV, plus a compact fitted kitchen with a two-ring induction hob, combination microwave and a fridge (with ice-box). As standard, the wet-room includes hot and cold running water and the bonus of under-floor heating. The bed is tucked away on the 'bed shelf' up the steep stairs, where there is a cosy double mattress (the headroom is limited) and a hatch with glorious views out to sea. There is plenty to see and do close by – stroll just a few steps to the famous Cobb, you can be at the famous Hix Oyster & Fish House in ten minutes, wander up and down Marine Parade, explore the high street or visit the Lyme Regis Museum and Marine Theatre. Open now. Prices from £30 per person per night.
Shepherd's Sky Super Hut
A super-sized shepherd's hut in rural Devon sleeping up to 5! Nestled in the corner of a field facing onto a gentle hillside with glorious views for miles and stunning sunsets. At 36 feet long, there's plenty of space to relax and the open plan living area includes a warming wood-burner, a TV and a fully-fitted kitchen with full-sized gas cooker and fridge. The pretty bedrooms are at either end, one a double and one a triple. There is of course an en suite shower-room with hot and cold running water. The hut has lots of 'green' credentials too – solar panels, wildlife boxes, rainwater recycling and more. Shepherd's Sky is set on the outskirts of the mid-Devon village of Cheriton Fitzpaine – you can walk to the local pub and there is a farm shop with a lovely café on the other side of the village. Open now. Prices from £13 per person per night.
Seacliffe Shepherd's Hut
What a treat for 2! Situated in the small seaside town of Seaton, Devon, with 180 degree sea views you can spend a whole heap of time at this gorgeous shepherd's hut doing nothing but relaxing. Tucked into the corner of the owners' south-facing garden, relax on a sun lounger in the private garden, grill some goodies from the local farm shop on the BBQ or chillax with a good book on the enclosed patio. Everything you could need for a glamping getaway is on offer – from a cosy-toes wood-burner to a fully functioning shower-room. The open plan living space includes a nifty flip-down dining table with stools, comfy double bed and a well-equipped kitchen area, complete with a rotisserie mini-oven and a full-size fridge. If you can tear yourself away from this peaceful retreat, there is loads to do nearby. Seaton is just a short stroll away and the charming village of Beer is close by too. Further afield are Branscombe, the Regency town of Sidmouth, Lyme Regis, West Bay, Bridport and Axminster. Nature lovers will adore the Seaton Wetlands where there are four kilometres of level rails and boardwalks through beautiful marshland and reed beds. Open now. Prices from £26 per person per night.
Black Pig Safari Tent Retreats
A brand new safari tent site near the delightful town of Shaftesbury, Dorset. A real get-away-from-it-all location, part of Bittles Brook Farm, an equestrian facility with dogs, horses, chickens and sheep on site too. As the name suggests, the star attraction is Beauty the Large Black pig who inspired the name of this charming place. Carrying on the theme, the tents are named after breeds of black pigs from around the world – Murciano (a breed from Murcia, Spain) and Gascon (a breed from the Midi-Pyrenees region of France) and Mukota (a breed from northern Zimbabwe). All have en suite facilities (and electric) with spectacular panoramic views. Murciano and Gascon are set together in a wildflower meadow but private from each other and both sleep up to 6. Mukota is nestled in another meadow separate to the other two tents and sleeps up to 4. Murciano and Gascon opening at the end of May 2017. Prices from £12 per person per night. Mukota opening at the beginning of July 2017. Prices from £14 per person per night.