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Dimpsey Shepherd's Hut Glamping with wood-fired hot-tub

Dimpsey Shepherd's Hut Glamping - a perfect couples retreat
1 of 12Dimpsey Shepherd's Hut Glamping - a perfect couples retreat
Shepherds hut -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Chard, Somerset, England
The Dimpsey Shepherd's hut is set in a private setting on a small farm on the Blackdown Hills in Somerset. Stylishly appointed, it offers busy couples a luxury retreat in the countryside with stunning views, full en-suite facilities, an outdoor wood-fired hot tub and firepit under the stars and easy access to the Jurassic Coast for day trips.

Comfort and luxury are the watchwords at Dimpsey Glamping - the owners have worked hard to ensure that your every need is catered for, with the hut kitted out entirely with locally made or vintage pieces - it really is 'hut couture'!

The booking price includes breakfast for your first morning and you can buy steak, burgers and sausages made by the farm.

With stunning walks straight out of the door, a cosy log burner for the winter and a firepit for the summer, you are sure to find the...
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Listing #HL7083192
About the Owner
Emma W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:83%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We communicate with you fro your very first question, send a comprehensive Welcome Pack and are usually around to show you how everything works when you arrive. We then disappear and leave you to enjoy the peace & quiet and only reappear if you let us know that you need something.
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Hospitality at its best! In a beautiful setting, the hut offered truly magical experience. The log fired outdoor bath was simply divine whilst star gazing and listenning to the fire cracking. Welcome tour was very informative. Food provisions from the farm was a very sweet...More

Thank sash386
Management response:Responded 6 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review - lovely to meet you both and so pleased that you had a great time.

Reviewed 11 August 2017

2 night stay, excellent place very quiet and private. Hot tub is a experience you have to try, lighting a fire to make the bath is a man fire thing! Outside oven to cook in and all undercover, nice mood lighting in the remoteness is...More

2  Thank Lee-digger Mash... W
Management response:Responded 10 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review - so pleased that you had a great time staying with us at Dimpsey.

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Stayed here 2 nights with my 8 year old son. This place is magical. From the little touches (afternoon tea, hidden hot chocolate) to the great piles of wood for the stove, hot tub and oven, it's all been impeccably thought out. I loved the...More

Thank Sarah B
Management response:Responded 6 August 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review - it was great to meet you and we're really pleased that you had a great time at Dimpsey.

  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
The Dimpsey Shepherd's Hut provides a luxury glamping break for couples and friends looking for a relaxing getaway.
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
We are based on a small estate on the Blackdown Hills - with views out over the fields from the Shepherd's Hut - which was built by leading makers, Blackdown Shepherd Huts, who are 10 minutes away from us.
Easy to find, we have a great gastropub just a mile away from us - the Candlelight Inn. Walkers will love the lane and footpath walks available straight out of the gate.
We're 15 minutes away from River Cottage and 30 minutes away from historic Lyme Regis and its quaint shops and Hix Seafood restaurant.
Perfectly located to get to Somerset, Devon and Dorset - Dimpsey is a hidden gem, perfect for relaxing and staying in - or popping out and experiencing the many sights of the local area.
Getting around
We're 15 minutes away from Crewkerne Station on the Waterloo Line and 30 minutes from Taunton on the Paddington line. Buses and taxis are available as links or if we're around, we are sometimes able to pick up.
Once you're here, you can just stay and relax and we can make sure that your supplies are pre-shopped for and available for you on arrival if you're without a car. If you have a car our nearest shops are 5-10 minutes away.
We are 30 minutes from Exeter airport.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter Airport: 30.0 km
Railway: Taunton: 12.0 km
With good access down the lane from main roads, the Dimpsey Shepherd's Hut is easy to find . Satnav usually brings you to our gate, but we do provide a map as part of the Welcome Pack

We can pick up from the airport or station and there are taxis available as well - so you don't have to have a car to stay at Dimpsey. The nearest pub is a country lane 1 mile walk away.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 36.0 km.
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