The Harvest Hut

A beautifully handcrafted Shepherds Hut made from local timbers and located in open woodland with stunning views of the Cheviot hills. The ‘Harvest Hut’ is the perfect quiet, cosy and romantic retreat.

Wake up to nature surrounded by abundant birdsong, throw open the stable door and breathe in Northumberland. Start the day with breakfast made in the fully equipped kitchen, setting you up for the day exploring Northumberland’s hills, castles and coast.

In the evening cosy up in front of the woodburning stove, enjoy a campfire outside or simply lie in bed and watch the sunset over Cheviot and the enormous dark skies above you fill with a myriad of stars and the soft glow of the milky way.

Equipped for luxury the shepherds hut contains all you need for your stay, including down duvets and organic cotton bedding, and of course a lovely homemade cake on arrival. Cosy and warm, there is a lovely woodburning stove, handcrafted furniture and lots of nostalgia. The hut has a full size double bed, seating, outside table and chairs and equipped kitchenette. To maximise space in the shepherds hut we have created a bathroom with the luxury of underfloor heating in our barn just a short walk from your door.

shepherds-hut4Harvests hut was originally a threshers ‘caravan’ towed around the Rothbury area behind steam powered threshing engines and provided the accommodation for the workers when they were away from home. Left abandoned in a field it was lovingly restored using local timbers by Jeremy Davies who worked at nearby Brackenside Farm. We acquired the hut in Early January 2015 and have crafted and created the interior to combine luxury with tradition, to create a very special and homely living space which you will love and enjoy. ( we have also included a few more modern gadgets that the previous occupants would never had known about such as an I pod docking station).

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  • Book Your Stay

    Harvest's hut is available on a flexible day by day booking system, with a minimum of two nights stay, just check your dates on the availability calendar and get in touch either by phone or e mail to book your stay,

    Prices (for two people) 2017

    £85 for first night, £65 for second and subsequent nights, (Discounts available for stays of 4 nights or more)

    Contact us to book
    or call us on 01289 388867.

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  • Shepherd’s Hut Guest Comments

    "One of the most amazing places to stay in the UK. Dark skies,peace and quiet, cosy hobbit hut, places to walk, sleep and take photos. Loved the carrot cake, the woodburner and the views." Rachel and Andy October 2016

    "Thank you for a wonderful stay at the Harvest Hut. We have had a peaceful and relaxing weekend and are already planning to return."

    "Although we only stayed one night, it felt like a proper holiday. The hut is so peaceful and watching the sunset over the fields was just magical! We came away very relaxed and will definitely be back!" Mike & Anne.

    "Enjoy who come after us, enjoy the stunning view,the stars and the dark skies and the hospitality of Dave and Harvest." Leweidi and Jorinde (Holland)

    "Thank you for the most relaxing weekend EVER!!
    Chris and Adele (Sheffield)

    "We saw shooting stars while snuggled up with a blanket on the tree platform and the view from the bed in the morning, WOW! Lauren and Evan October 16

    "WOW! What a peaceful beautiful part of England, we had never visited Northumberland before and we definitely chose the right accommodation for our adventure. "Nick, Janet and Sam the dog. August 16

    "Just the right blend of isolation, reflection and recharge as needed." Sarah-Jayne and Anthony August 16

    "You truly have offered us a little bit of heaven and an unforgettable couple of days." Sarah and Chris

    "Thank you for the BEST place to stay EVER" Kate and Steve

    "Idyllic getaway." Melanie and Martin

    "A taste of paradise." Claire and Greg

    "Most amazing hosts." Pete and Dawn