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Secluded luxury yurt or wild camping in beautiful valley. Adventures in nature.

Churchill, England, United Kingdom

About this campspace #s005867

Your host

tim
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    16000m2

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    9 pitches

Luxury yurt glamping holidays or picturesque wild camping in the Mendips, campfires, long walks, great pubs and wonderful sunsets.

Perfect for...

hikers, walkers,adventures, eating and drinking, nature lovers

Ways to spend the night

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    Tent

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    Equipped tent (Tipi, safaritent, bell tent)

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    Yurt

Stay warm & dry 🍂🔥

  • Icon Firewood available

    Available for all guests + + +

  • Icon Hot shower

    Available for all guests +

  • Icon Covered kitchen

    Available for all guests + +

  • Icon Rain shelter

    Available

  • Icon Indoor seating area

    Available

  • Icon Fire basket

    Available

  • Icon Bed linen, pillow and duvet

    Available

  • Icon Electrical heating

    Available

  • Icon Wood burner

    Available

At this campspace

Animals

  • Icon Deer
  • Icon Chickens
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Landscape characteristics

  • Icon Orchard

    We have a small orchard with a variety of fruit trees young and old.

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    There is a small wood onsite where you can forage for kindling or bring your hammock or tiny tent and camp

  • Icon Hills

    On the side of the Mendip Hills

  • Icon Meadow or plain
  • Icon Vegetable garden

This campspace offers

Shared amenities

Food and drink

  • Icon Drinking water
  • Icon BBQ
  • Icon Refrigerator

    Communal fridge and freezer in garage.

  • Icon Dishwashing sink

    Communal dishwashing by Old Stables.Safe and sustainable soaps

  • Icon Gas stove

Comfort & Fun

  • Icon Firewood available
  • Icon Sports and games gear

    Badminton, Football

  • Icon Towels

    Tea towels etc supplied

  • Icon Hammock

    Hammock in Orchard . Space in woods for guests who want to sleep/camp in hammocks

Sanitation

  • Icon Toilet

    Four caravan style toilets in the Old Stables along with soaps, disinfectants and toilet paper

  • Icon Hot shower

    Solar showers available for all to use

  • Icon Cold shower

    Solar showers available for all to use

Electricity

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Pet-friendly

  • Icon Pets allowed

    Please let us know when booking. we do have free ranging chickens on the site.

In case of rain

  • Icon Covered kitchen

Family-friendly

  • Icon Animals on site

    We keep chickens and dogs, all of which are free roaming . Rabbits and squirrels are all over our land. Wild deer only come on site when it's quiet but can be seen most days in the neighbouring field

  • Icon Playground for children

    Swings, seats, hammocks and badminton area at bottom of fields.

Parking

  • Icon Parking on site

    Parking by Double white garage. Extra parking by the Old Stables

Views

  • Icon Sunset view

    Best(Spectacular!) between May and August

  • Icon Forest view

    Wooded area on two sides of site.

  • Icon Sea view

    View of the Severn Estuary across to S. Wales

  • Icon Hill view

    View of Mendip Hills on two sides of site

  • Icon Field view

    Fields opposite used for cows, sheep and silage

Seating area

  • Icon Outdoor seating area

    Gazebo, stone seat, hammock and tree seat in orchard

Private amenities
Almost wild camping with your own firepit

Food and drink

  • Icon Kitchen

    All pitches come with their own firepit. You can forage for wood or we can supply bags from £7.

  • Icon Cooking basics

    Supply of pans and utensils can be borrowed. Do ask first though.

  • Icon Dishes and cutlery

    Plastic plates and bowls, mixed metal cutlery can be borrowed. Do ask first though.

Comfort & Fun

  • Icon Firewood available

    Kindling can be foraged in fields and woods opposite our land. Bags of wood can be bought from us from £5

Electricity

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    Spare sockets in Tack Room on end of the Old Stables

  • Icon Phone charging station

    Spare sockets in Tack Room on end of the Old Stables

Parking

  • Icon Parking on site

    Park by white garage. Use wheelbarrows to transport luggage up onto campsite 50m away.

Luxury Bell Tents

Food and drink

  • Icon Dishwashing sink

    Wash up bowl and table with supply of cold water, soap etc

  • Icon Kitchen

    Covered space on pitch with firepit and utensils. Bags of wood from £7

  • Icon Dining table

    Table and four camping chairs supplied

  • Icon Gas stove

    Gas stove with one bottle of gas supplied. More bottles can be purchased on site.

  • Icon Cooking basics

    Frying pan, pan and kettle supplied

  • Icon Dishes and cutlery

    Plastic plates and bowls, steel cutlery.

  • Icon Coffee maker

    Available on request

  • Icon Coffee and tea

    Tea, instant coffee and sugar

Comfort & Fun

  • Icon Firewood available

    Kindling can be foraged in fields and woods opposite our land. Bags of wood can be bought from us from £5

Electricity

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    Spare sockets in Tack Room on end of the Old Stables

  • Icon Phone charging station

    Spare sockets in Tack Room on end of the Old Stables

In case of rain

  • Icon Covered kitchen

    Firepit and seating area covered with tarpaulin for cooking and eating.

  • Icon Rain shelter

    Tarpaulin covers seating area

Parking

  • Icon Parking on site

    Park by white garage. Use wheelbarrows to transport luggage up onto campsite 50m away.

Seating area

  • Icon Indoor seating area

    Camp chairs can be used in Bell tents

Private Luxury Yurt tent + washhouse

Food and drink

  • Icon Hot water

    Hot water for endless showers and washing

  • Icon Refrigerator

    Fridge in Yurt

  • Icon Dishwashing sink

    Double sink with hot and cold water. Safe and sustainable soaps

  • Icon Kitchen

    Hot plate, kettle and toaster inside the Yurt. Covered(when necessary) kitchen outside with steel firepit and griddle and loads of utensils

  • Icon Dining table

    Dining table with four chairs that fold away inside Yurt. Table and 4 chairs on balcony. Pub table seats 8 in the meadow

  • Icon Cooking basics

    Range of pans, serving dishes and utensils supplied along with oil and vinegar .

  • Icon Dishes and cutlery

    Range of glasses, mugs, small and large plates, bowls, serving dishes, salad bowl

  • Icon Electric kettle

    Yes

  • Icon Coffee maker

    Yes

  • Icon Coffee and tea

    Tea bags, instant and fresh ground coffee, sugar, marshmallows

Comfort & Fun

  • Icon Fire basket

    Fire basket for stove and another one for firepit.

  • Icon Firewood available

    Unlimited supply of wood included in rental

  • Icon Sports and games gear

    Badminton, Football, Rounders, Cricket, Boules

  • Icon Towels

    Each guest is supplied with bath towel. Hand towel in Washroom. Tea towels etc supplied

  • Icon Bed linen, pillow and duvet

    All supplied. Please state if bringing dogs

  • Icon Hammock

    Own hammock in plum tree in private meadow.

Sanitation

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    Sit down Compost toilet in wash house with own soaps, sink and towel

  • Icon Hot shower

    Hot shower with towels supplied in private Wash House

Electricity

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    A range of sockets around the site.

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    Sockets in Yurt

Heating

  • Icon Electrical heating

    Small electric radiator available. Electric blanket in double bed.

  • Icon Wood burner

    Wood burning stove with unlimited supply of wood.

Pet-friendly

  • Icon Pets allowed

    Up to two dogs. We supply dog friendly bedding

In case of rain

  • Icon Covered kitchen

    Hot plate, toaster and kettle in Yurt. Steel firepit and seating area covered with tarpaulin for cooking and eating.

  • Icon Rain shelter

    Tarpaulin covers seating area

Family-friendly

  • Icon Playground for children

    Own hammock and swing

Parking

  • Icon Parking on site

    Parking by path down to the Yurt. Luggage transported by tractor and trailer

Seating area

  • Icon Picnic table

    Own picnic table for 8 in private meadow.

  • Icon Outdoor seating area

    Tree seat, hammock and picnic table as well as balcony seating overlooking the Severn Channel.

  • Icon Indoor seating area

    Chairs and day bed in Yurt

Not included

Food and drink

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    Wood-fired oven

Comfort & Fun

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    Hot tub

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    Sauna

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    Fireplace

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    Fire bowl

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    Decorative lights

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    Swimming pond or river

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    Swimming pool

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    Trampoline

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    WiFi

Electricity

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    EV car charging

For RVs

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    RV electricity hookup

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    RV Dump station

Views

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    Sunrise view

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    Lake view

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    River view

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    Mountain view

Ways to spend the day

tim's tips
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    Have lunch at the Crown

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    Walkover to Mendip Activities and go Snowboarding

In the area
  • Icon Hiking
  • Icon Cycling
  • Icon Horseback riding
  • Icon Swimming
  • Icon Sightseeing
  • Icon Wildlife watching
  • Icon Boating
  • Icon Canoeing or kayaking
  • Icon Climbing
  • Icon Fishing
  • Icon Off-road vehicles
  • Icon Rafting
  • Icon Surfing
  • Icon Wind sports
On the campspace
  • Icon Making a campfire

What you can find in the area

Landscape characteristics

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    Blagdon and Chew Valley lakes are large reservoirs with varied bird populations and good trout fishing

  • Icon Beach or seaside

    Weston super Mare is a big seaside town with a large pier and several sandy beaches. Sand Beach is the quietest, Uphill Beach is best for dogs. Brean has a big water park next to the beach.

  • Icon River or stream

    River Yeo runs from Blagdon lake down to the sea at Clevedon. There are a couple of wild swimming spots and you can hire kayaks or SUPs to travel along the river around Congresbury.

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  • Icon Urban area

    Bristol is a 20 minute drive away and Bath is about 30 minutes both with huge amounts of history and lots of things to do and see.

  • Icon Orchard

    The local apple orchards are famous throughout the world for the cider produced from them. Thatchers Cider makers is a 40 minute walk away . It has shop, pub and restaurant are open. Wilcox is betters

  • Icon Forest

    Rowberrow forest is a 10 minute walk away with lovely walks along the streams to the top of the Mendip hills. There are great mountain bike trails(MTB). You can hire a bike or guide locally.

  • Icon Hills

    Mendip Hills an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty(AONB)

  • Icon Wetlands

    Somerset Levels have great bird watching and a strange history

  • Icon Vineyard
  • Icon Caves

    Cheddar and Wookey caves are world famous, but you can find many you can walk into from the campsite

  • Icon Coast

    The coastline of the Severn Estuary is about 8miles away and changes from long sandy beaches to huge rock cliffs. The tidal change is huge!

  • Icon Dunes

    Natural sand dunes run along the back of the beaches for about 30 miles along the Severn Estuary

Animals

  • Icon Cows
  • Icon Sheep
  • Icon Horses or ponies

Farm

  • Icon Orchard farm

    Wilcox, Thatcher's

  • Icon Dairy farm

    Lye Farm has a farm shop, Holt farm owns Yeo Valley yoghurts and has a restaurant

Surface

Luxury Bell Tents
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Private Luxury Yurt tent + washhouse
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    Yurt is on a raised wooden platform in a grassy meadow on the edge of a wood.

Sustainability practices

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    Waste separation

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    Self-grown food

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    Food products from locals in the region

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    Solar panels

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    Green power

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    Organic cleaning products

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    Water-saving measures

We recycle all of your waste food, glass, plastic, tins, paper and card via separate recycling bins. We provide soaps and cleaning materials that are good for the environment and without plastics. Our compost toilet does not use any water. The hotwater is heated by our solar panelling. We are rewilding some of our land using local native plants to provide wildlife corridors for animals and plants. Our wood fuels are sustainable and grown here. All the food and drink we provide is produced locally. We can cater for a variety of diets so just ask.

Your host, tim

Sara and Tim live on the site along with chickens dogs and a whole bunch of wildlife.

Rules

Dogs are welcome. There is an extra charge of £10 per dog in the Yurt and £5 per dog in the Bells. Please clean up their waste. Candles are provided for use outside the Yurt not inside. Please use the recycling bins for paper,glass, transparent plastic and tins.
We try to reduce the amount of light pollution so please switch off lighting unless you need it. We like to listen to the sounds around us so if you need to listen to your music stick your headphones on or keep it to a minimum so as not to disturb your surroundings.

Cancellation Policy

Guests who cancel at least 30 days before check-in date will receive a refund of the amount paid by them (excl. Campspace fees). If they cancel between 14 and 30 days before check-in, they will receive a 50% refund. Otherwise they will not be refunded.

Checking in and out

Check-in between: 3:30 pm–9:30 pm
Check-out between: 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Almost wild camping with your own firepit

Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday

Luxury Bell Tents

Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday

Private Luxury Yurt tent + washhouse

Arrival allowed on: Mo, Wed, Fr, Su
Departure allowed on: Mo, Wed, Fr, Su

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Almost wild camping with your own firepit

Tent
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Max. people
10×
Pitches
6

Each wild camping pitch at Batch Campsite has it’s own firepit. We can supply you with our “Firestarter” packs or bags of logs for £6. You can bring your own wood if you want. Basic toilet facilities. Basic solar shower. Covid ready -each toilet supplied with disinfectant spray, etc.

Minimum number of nights: 1
Maximum number of nights: 21
Child price applies from this age: 1
Children's price up to this age: 16
Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Minimum number of days that can be booked in advance: 0
Maximum number of days that can be booked in advance: 360

from € 8.12 per night

Luxury Bell Tents

Equipped tent (Tipi, safaritent, bell tent)
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Max. people
Pitches
2

4m Bell tents sleep four with campbeds and camp mattresses. Steel firepit . Solar shower.
Covered cooking area

Minimum number of nights: 2
Maximum number of nights: 30
Child price applies from this age: 2
Children's price up to this age: 16
Arrival allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Departure allowed on: Monday to Sunday
Minimum number of days that can be booked in advance: 1
Maximum number of days that can be booked in advance: 365

from € 69.62 per night

Private Luxury Yurt tent + washhouse

Yurt
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Max. people
Pitches
1

7m yurt in own meadow and woods.King size double bed, two single beds. Wood burning stove. Mains electric- heating, lighting, simple cooking. Private washroom with hot shower, compost toilet,sinks with hot and cold water. Balcony with tables and chairs.Covered outside kitchen with firepit.

Minimum number of nights: 2
Maximum number of nights: 14
Child price applies from this age: 1
Children's price up to this age: 18
Arrival allowed on: Mo, Wed, Fr, Su
Departure allowed on: Mo, Wed, Fr, Su
Minimum number of days that can be booked in advance: 2
Maximum number of days that can be booked in advance: 360

from € 127.65 per night

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