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Hut-next-the-Sea: Beautiful coastal shepherd's hut

Shepherd's hut hosted by Zoe
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the shepherd's hut (u.k., france) to yourself.
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This place isn’t suitable for children under 12 and the host doesn’t allow pets or smoking.
Ditch the car and explore Wells-next-the-Sea, staying in a stunning shepherd's hut. Cosy wood burner, deliciously comfy bed, en suite shower & WC, kitchenette, garden area, private parking. Walk into town to see the working fishing boats, chic shops and fantastic restaurants. Or to the Coast Path and magical views over the salt marsh, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
It's become a treat to host special birthdays, anniversaries and mini-moons.
In a secluded spot on the Blue Skies Campsite

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Dedicated workspace

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4.94 out of 5 stars from 141 reviews



Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

Wells beach was named Sunday Times "Beach of the Year" in 2016 and it's not hard to see why. The wide open skies, the sense of freedom even on a busy summer's day, the sweep of colourful huts against the pine forest. Located one mile from the harbour, you can walk along the beach wall to get there, taking in the view of the channel lined with leisure boats and the salt marshes and sea beyond. You can also take the little narrow gauge train part-way there or there is a car park if you choose to drive.

We have fantastic gastro pubs, fish & chip shops and cafes a short walk from the shepherd’s hut (I can make recommendations) and great independent retailers along Staithe Street. Or to find solitude and wildlife you don't have to walk far. Local OS map and walks books available for use by guests.

Wells has a rich calendar for art and culture. Live theatre screenings with Screen-next-the-Sea, music and theatre at Holkham Hall and the annual festivals. Norwich attractions are an hour away.

Sport: swimming pool at the school, sailing, tennis courts, park run at Holkham Hall, lots of great running and cycling routes on your doorstep.

As well as the landscape, it's the lively community feel that makes Wells special - the historic fishing fleet landing the day’s catch on the harbour wall, the sailing club ‘sharpies’ racing out by the lifeboat shed, children ‘gillying’ for crabs, and the popular annual calendar of events, including Wells Carnival, Poetry-next-the-Sea, Wheels-next-the-Sea, the Pirate festival and the magical Christmas Tide.

Hosted by Zoe

Joined in July 2013
  • 306 Reviews
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Norfolk working Mum.
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House rules
Check-in: After 15:00
Check out: 10:00
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
Health & safety
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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
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