Give the Gift of a Silent Night’s Sleep on the Farm- Gift Tokens from Farm Stay UK26/11/2015
Gift vouchers valid for farm-based breaks across the UK
This Christmas, give someone the gift of the Great British countryside whilst also supporting rural tourism with a tranquil farm-based break; ideal for those in search of a change from the norm and fresh air by the bucketful. Farm Stay UK – farm accommodation specialists with over 1,000 cottages, B&B's and glamping options in rural locations across the UK - offers a range of gift tokens redeemable against stays in all of the member properties; available to purchase now in time for the festive season.
From orchard-based eco pods in the middle of the Somerset countryside and luxurious chalet-style lodges on the Scottish Borders, to stylish, cosy cottages on Cornwall’s sparkling coastline, Farm Stay UK offers rural breaks to suit all tastes. The Gift Tokens are available to purchase in values of £20, £25, £50 and £100 and can be redeemed against stays at all Farm Stay UK properties, valid for 2 years from the date of purchase.
To purchase, please call 02476 696909 or visit here.
Highlights of some of Farm Stay UK’s newest member properties, available to book, are as follows:
Restored 1860s Barn B&B on Rathfinny Wine Estate – Flint Barns, Alfriston, East Sussex
Flint Barns is a seriously stylish B&B in an old farmhouse on a quiet corner of a wine estate, boasting 10 en-suite rooms, impressive modern décor and delicious locally-sourced breakfasts to gear you up for a day exploring the great outdoors. Located in the heart of the South Downs National Park, there are wonderful walks on the doorstep as well as wine tours and bird watching, with four legged friends welcome too. The bright lights of Eastbourne and Brighton are nearby, but if you fancy full rural immersion then pre-arranged dinners are available in the evening.
Prices start from £110 per room per night based on two sharing a double room on a B&B basis.
Away from it all self-catering Barn – Tindall Barn, Ditchingham, Suffolk
Tindall Barn is a tranquil converted barn escape sleeping up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms on the Suffolk/Norfolk border, benefitting from a wonderfully private position with only the sounds of birds and farming within earshot. Located in its own meadowland with footpaths all around, this is the perfect spot for exploring the Norfolk Broads on foot; complete with its own pond stocked with mirror carp for onsite fishing and a huge variety of birdlife to look out for. Inside, guests will find heated limestone floors, exposed brickwork, beamed ceilings and a well-equipped open plan kitchen, with the pretty the market town of Beccles with fantastic independent eateries just a 10 minute drive away.
Prices start from £385 for a 3 night stay based on 6 sharing Tindall Barn on a self-catering basis.
Pick your own veg, collect eggs and bed down in a Hayloft – Humble by Nature, Nr Monmouth
Owned by BBC Springwatch presenter Kate Humble, this vibrant picture-perfect working farm offers stylish accommodation and plenty of activities for adults and kids- perfect for those in search of a rural escape in the Wye Valley. A cluster of delightful cottages house modern kitchens, comfortable bedrooms, cosy wood burning stoves and delicious welcome hampers crammed with local produce, whilst private gardens complete with veg patches offer the perfect spot to sit back and relax- or pick your greens for dinner!
Prices from £150 for 2 night stay based on 2 sharing in The Hayloft on a self-catering basis.
Get the family involved in feeding the farm animals – Puddleduck Valley, Holsworthy, Devon
Situated in a beautiful pocket of Devon is the charming and eco-friendly Puddleduck Valley- the perfect place for grown-ups to switch off from work stress and the whole family to embrace nature. On site activities are endless – from helping Farmer Phil with the daily feeding of the animals to evenings round the campfire with sausages and marshmallows. Budding junior farmers will relish collecting eggs from the hens as well as the chance to feed, pet and even walk the goats, pigs, rabbits and guinea pigs. Within the grounds are two cosy cottages; The Stable, a converted stone barn sleeping up to 5 and the Appleloft Suite, a traditional farm cottage sleeping 5, boasting thick cob walls, exposed beams and deep windowsills for gazing out over the beautiful views. Puddleduck also offers Yurt accommodation sleeping 4 for those after something a little out of the ordinary.
Prices from £428 for a 7 night stay based on 5 sharing Appleloft Suite at Puddleduck Valley on a self-catering basis.