Pricing and Availability
For the Best Loved Farm Holidays in the Land!
Pricing and Availability
Pricing and availabity at Drovers Rest. Our change over days are Mon, Wed and Fri. We have min stays for school holidays. 4 nights from Mon or 3 nights from Fri. Our prices for the weekends include Sunday night for free. If you cannot stay the night, you can check out later than the normal 10.00am and make a full day of it. We also offer Bed and Breakfast and Food Nights for an additional charge. For May half term and Summer Holidays 21 July to end August the pricing includes free breakfast for everyone booking. Outside school holidays we offer mini breaks 2 nights from Mon or Wed.
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All our bookings include free Farm Activities, Camp fires and Guided local walk. This together with our convivial food nights is where the magic happens, where people gather and have fun.
Typical Week of whats on @ Drovers:
Mon: 8-9 Breakfast, 9-10 Farm Walk & Feeding the animals, 18.30 Pizza Night + gathering around the Fire bowl
Tues: 8-9 Breakfast, 9-10 Farm Walk & Feeding the animals (good day to explore the area and for our staff to have a day off!) See under Planning your trip ideas and suggestions for Days out or activities.
Wed: 8-9 Breakfast, 9-10 Farm Walk & Feeding the animals, 18.30 BBQ Night + gathering around the Fire bowl
Thurs: 8-9 Breakfast, 9-10 Farm Walk & Feeding the animals, 10.30-13.00 Local Guided Walk, 17.00 Trailer ride and camp fire down in the woods toasting marshmallows. Kids usually build dens and play hide and seek in the woods
Fri : 8-9 Breakfast, 9-10 Farm Walk & Feeding the animals, 18.30 Pizza Night + gathering around the Fire bowl
Sat: 8-9 Breakfast, 9-10 Farm Walk & Feeding the animals, 18.30 Curry Night + gathering around the Fire bowl
Sun 8-9 Breakfast, 9-10 Farm Walk & Feeding the animals, Local Guided Walk, 17.00 Trailer ride and camp fire down in the woods toasting marshmallows. Kids usually build dens and play hide and seek in the woods
Depending on the season there could be other activities. Picking apples, making Elderflower Cordial, Milking the goat, Making cheese etc. Make sure to ask if you would like a Quad or a Tractor ride. Farmer Paul will be only too happy to oblige. We could also bring amazing experts in for a super charged Drovers experience but will be dependant on numbers eg. Bushcraft, Archery, African Drumming, Basket Weaving, Foraging with kids, or Foraging to make Gin Cocktails (for the adults!) Whittling etc
We are hosting a number of events this year including: Kids Summer Leadership Camp, South African Experience weekends Open to all nationalities), Harvest Festival, Women’s Small Business Workshops, Bootcamps, Yoga Retreats and Singles Weekends. Our School Holidays will have a few extra activities themed to the time of year e.g. Halloween pumpkin carving and scary dress up dinner. To find out more visit our events page. or call to have a chat.
We welcome well behaved dogs. Dogs are free to roam the land. Be aware we have farm animals. Max 2 per unit.
MAX NUMBER OF PEOPLE
All our places be it posh cottage, shack or tent sleeps 2-4 max (ask about a 3rd child)
Prices are reflective of the season & activities/food included.
All Tents have electric blankets & woodburners to keep you warm. Don’t worry we have 2 lush cottages as well for the slightly less adventurous xx
Our cottages are a little more expensive than the tents. Drover’s Cottage is the highest due to its large size & unique off grid location.
All Prices include the luxuries that make our tents & cottages posh & award winning inc lush hotel bedding & private underfloor heated bathrooms. Welcome baskets. Free Wifi, use of our chillout barn. Our Group Gatherings include our farm walks and daily feeding of the animals, camp fires and local guided walks. Our High & Peak prices have breakfast included in the price
Dinners & Breakfasts offerred from our farm kitchen maybe ltd & dependant on numbers in the lower season. This is reflective in the prices
Midweek prices are discounted. We also hold corporate retreats so if you would like to know more get in touch.
Do like us on facebook as we advertise special offers there. Call, text or email us to discuss any bookings esp group bookings as we can help with advice & book discounted local activities, dinners etc. 01497 831215 / 07748146862 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Our food gatherings are a main event so please do book these early. Our concept of country living blurrs the lines between self catering and hotel living and we are fast becoming known as The Farm Hotel. So do spoil yourself with our lush dinners and self cater the other nights.
HONESTY FARM SHOP
We have an honesty shop on-site to purchase goodies you might have forgotten.
For the Hay Festival accommodation and all school holidays we do get booked up early so book soon
We have total capacity for 28 people inc children in 5 Drover’s tents, each with 2 bedrooms & 2 holiday cottages each with 2 bedrooms. We have a wonderful Chill-out Barn (converted threshing barn) for celebrations & for dining altogether. Do call us if you are thinking of a group booking as we could arrange special activities/dinners for your group.
We have a special arrangement for Ramblers & for U3A for midweek breaks.
We are happy to event manage all group bookings at no extra charge to ensure your time with us is amazing!
Our Barn is a Restaurant and licensed Bar so no personal alcohol or food is allowed in. If you would like us to cater for your group we can give you a package. Alternatively if you would like to cater for yourselves in the Barn a £400 hire charge will be required. All Groups will need a damage deposit paid of £500
We have a 1 car per unit rule due to us being in an area of outstanding natural beauty
Approx Seasonal Pricing for Posh Tents – Min night stays apply. Sun night is free. Cottages are priced a bit higher
Jan, Feb, Mar ex Feb half term £200 per 4 night mid week, £210 3 night weekend
Feb Half term £395 per 4 night mid week, £395 3 night weekend
Mid March, June, £200 per 4 night mid week, £395 3 night weekend
Easter weekend, Early May Bank Holiday weekend £600
Easter Holidays/Oct Half term £550 per 4 night and £550 per 3 night weekend
May Half term/Hay Festival £795 per 4 night mid week, £795 3 night weekend includes breakfast (last weekend £595)
Early July £280 per 4 night mid week, £450 3 night weekend
July/Aug Summer Hols £695 per 4 night mid week, £695 3 night weekend inc breakfast
Xmas/New year £500 per 4 night mid week, £500 3 night weekend