Kingfisher yurt, A unique eco holiday in Devon


Yurt hosted by Caroline

  1. 5 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 4 beds
  4. 1.5 baths
Dedicated workspace
A private room with wifi that’s well-suited for working.
Caroline is a Superhost
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Unique and secluded yurt (sleeps 5) surrounded by oak trees and next to our wild swimming pond.

Exclusive use of a separate kitchen, hut, shower, compost loo and campfire area.

Homegrown produce available from our organic smallholding

Woodfired hot tub available.

Dog friendly with great footpaths straight from the field.

Use of our 26 acre rewilding woodland a 30 minute hike away, forest school activities, games, maps and books.

By Jurassic coast beaches.

One other yurt available on site

The space
Kingfisher Yurt is carpeted and has a king size bed, bunk beds, clothes storage and basic gas cooker for making hot drinks. The Yurt is off grid and heated I by a wood burner and has a solar light system. Pillows, duvets, sheets and extra blankets are provided.

It's in a lovely secluded spot down by the wild swimming pond with a large campfire area under the oak tree, Great for switching off and relaxing and enjoying all the wild birds and animals that live at Holyford. Solar fairylights add to the magic in the evening.

Near the yurt is Kingfisher compost toilet and handwashing sink.

200m up the path there is Kingfisher kitchen a large fully equipped space with an electric oven and hob, a fridge, kettle, toaster and a sink. There is a table with 4 chairs (we can provide extra chairs if needed)

There is also a sofa, comfy chairs, books, games and maps.

Behind the hut is Kingfisher shower room with hot water from our solar systems and a large washing sink and hooks for hanging towels and wash bags.

Outside the hut is a round picnic table you can use.

There is often seasonal surplus homegrown produce available from our smallholding.

We have a large wild swimming pond on site (fenced and gated) that you can use for swimming, or paddling around (we have a few kayaks and boards you are welcome to use)

We have a woodfired hot tub available to hire. It is £50 to hire for exclusive use day and evening. No chemicals used and we fill up with fresh spring water before each session. We will fill and heat up the tub ready for you to relax and enjoy.
Message to book ASAP during your stay as this hot tub is also available to hire by our other yurt listing- Buzzard yurt.

A field away from us is Holyford woods an ancient woodland nature reserve and lots of great footpaths that link into the East Devon way and the South West Coast path.

Guests are also welcome to use our private 25 acre re-wilding woodland a beautiful 30 minute hike away. Its great for building dens and exploring nature.

There is the breathtaking Jurassic coast very close, with all its varied beaches. Favourite ones are Lyme Regis, Seaton, Beer, Branscombe, Sidmouth and Charmouth and many more! Great for fossil hunting, wild swimming, Stand Up Paddle boarding (with SUP boards and kayaks available to hire. There are also great beach saunas nearby at Branscombe beach and Seatown beach.

Great area for foodies with lots of fantastic food growers, producers and restaurants

check out insta - homemadeholidays_devon for more info and updates from our smallholding

Wonderful area to explore, by foot, by bus or by paddle!

We have 2 yurts that we rent out at Holyford, Kingfisher and Buzzard yurt if you want to come with friends and family and have the whole site to yourselves!

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
Shared pool
Private hot tub - available all year, open specific hours
Pets allowed
Paid washer – In building
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Where you’ll be

Colyford, England, United Kingdom

Hosted by Caroline

  1. Joined in September 2014
  • 164 Reviews
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During your stay

We live onsite and are happy to help whenever needed, but give plenty of space and privacy.

Caroline is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
No smoke alarm
Pool/hot tub without a gate or lock
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Climbing or play structure

Cancellation policy