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Somerset Yurts

8 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
4 bathrooms
5 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Somerset Yurts is a fantastic eco-friendly retreat nestled on a working Dairy Farm in the beautiful Quantock Hills, an area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB). Providing stunning accommodation in traditional Mongolian Yurts, our site allows couples and families to get back to nature while enjoying a tranquil break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The Yurts are luxuriously furnished with Egyptian cotton on your double bed, a power point for charging essential items, a dining area and wood burning stove. For cooking, each Yurt has its own BBQ and gas stove, or you can use our fully equipped kitchen in the communal Dutch Barn where you will also find flushing loos, and hot showers. The yurts are situated on a south facing field, with uninterrupted and far reaching views ...Somerset Yurts is a fantastic eco-friendly retreat nestled on a working Dairy Farm in the beautiful Quantock Hills, an area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB). Providing stunning accommodation in traditional Mongolian Yurts, our site allows couples and families to get back to nature while enjoying a tranquil break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The Yurts are luxuriously furnished with Egyptian cotton on your double bed, a power point for charging essential items, a dining area and wood burning stove. For cooking, each Yurt has its own BBQ and gas stove, or you can use our fully equipped kitchen in the communal Dutch Barn where you will also find flushing loos, and hot showers. The yurts are situated on a south facing field, with uninterrupted and far reaching views across Taunton Vale and to the Blackdown Hills, and Exmoor beyond.More
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About the Manager
Emma Cavill (Property Manager Emma Cavill)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2011
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Reviewed 21 April 2014

Invited 20 friends to somerset yurts for husbands 40th and it was the perfect break. Emma and mark were lovely and welcoming and gave us a fab tour of the farm which the kids and adults loved. Plenty of space for games and barbecuing and...More

Date of stay: April 2014
Thank Nicky L
Reviewed 6 August 2013

I nice quiet place to chill and enjoy others company. barn clean with all items needed. Yurts cosy. Great views.

Date of stay: July 2013
Thank BatemanWakelings
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Reviewed 17 May 2013

Wonderful location, wonderful views, fantastic countryside and homely... a warm and cosy weekend, with evenings spent by the BBQ enjoying a glass or 3 of wine.. The barn provides a freezer, fridge, oven, kettle, toaster and storage, cutlery, crockery..and everything you'd need, power showers, clean...More

Date of stay: May 2013
Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 22 August 2012

Myself, my husband and 2 year old daughter decided at the last minute to go for a short break to Somerset Yurts, as it wasn't too far for us to go and we liked the idea of trying something a bit different. I believe that...More

Date of stay: June 2011
Thank TravelbugDevon
Reviewed 31 July 2012

For our first 'Glamping' experience, this has encouraged me never to camp in a traditional tent with a sleeping bag ever again! We LOVED it!!! Emma, Mark and Will were more than welcoming and have thought of everything anyone could possibly need (definately with a...More

Date of stay: July 2012
Thank Ktlc52
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Towels Provided
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Kettle
Terrace
Toaster
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
The yurts have a BBQ, gas stove, and cool box, but you can use the fridge, freezer, and oven in the Dutch Barn facilities. There is also a well equipped bathroom in the Dutch Barn with flushing loos and hot showers.
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About the neighbourhood
Your yurt field and Hill Farm might be all the fun you need, but there are lots of exciting attractions nearby. Here’s a list of our favourites: Quantock Hills The farm borders the Quantock Hills, there's a couple of car parks within a 10-15 min drive to allow your to explore some of this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. We'd really recommend you try and include a trip there, even if it's only a quick stop - the views are amazing. Hestercombe House Hestercombe Gardens are a short walk away across the fields from the yurt site, and offer an amazing collection of three gardens spanning three centuries of garden history and design. Read some more about the gardens here. Fyne Court Fyne Court is a nature reserve leased by the Somerset Wildlife Trust and is the headquarters for the Quanto...
How to get there
Somerset Yurts is located 5 miles north of Taunton, the county town of Somerset. We are 15 minutes drive the M5 J24 or J25 and a 10 minute drive from Taunton Train station. Detailed directions can be found on our website.
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