Beckford near Tewkesbury, Worcestershire
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Nothing says, "I love you" like booking a romantic break and this superb yurt in a secluded, beautiful setting has everything you need for some extra special time together in a magnificent setting.
Imagine spending lazy mornings snuggled under the duvet of the king-sized bed while you plan the day ahead, perhaps have a sauna, or a soak in the roll top bath, then plan the day sitting beside the lake taking in the breathtaking views, take a leisurely stroll to the nearby village of Beckford and enjoy lunch in the traditional country pub before stocking up on essentials and returning to your luxurious island accommodation.
Spend blissful evenings under the stars listening to the sounds of birdsong and the hypnotic sounds of the lake as you lie back in the warm bubbles of your jacuzzi, with a glass of champagne. Afterwards snuggle up and watch a movie on the large projector screen. Heaven!
For those who wish to explore, there is much to so and see in the surrounding area. The Cotswolds are dotted with picturesque villages and the elegant spa town of Cheltenham is a short drive away with an excellent range of shops and restaurants. Scenic walks, boat trips, museums, gardens and historic buildings. Worcestershire has something for everyone.
What to Expect
- Hot tub
- Broadband/Wi Fi
- Off road parking
- Mezzanine bedroom
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Projector and Screen (No TV)
- No smoking
- Use of rowing boat by prior arrangement
- Lakeside location with fabulous views
- Shop and pub less than 10-minute walk
This splendid yurt is surprisingly spacious and offers open-plan living accommodation with floor to ceiling windows looking across the lake, a mezzanine bedroom overlooking the seating area with king size bed. The fitted kitchen has a built-in electric oven and hob as well as a microwave, fridge and slimline dishwasher, this is not camping as you know it!
Features and Facilities
The lakeside location and outdoor area make the most of the breathtaking views, surrounded by nature and wildlife you will feel as though you are in paradise. There is a BBQ perfect for alfresco dining on balmy summer evenings then relax in the the rejuvenating hot tub, experience true tranquility whatever the time of year.
The Yurt is heated by a gas stove perfect for chilly evenings making Secret Island Yurt warm and, even during the cooler months. All fuel costs are included in the rental price.
There is no TV or Wi-Fi at this magical retreat but there is a projector and large screen with input from laptop perfect for watching a movie or flicking through you holiday snaps.
The sauna which is accessed from inside the Yurt is an added luxury and there is a CD player so you can listen to your favourite songs as you detox your body.
There is a rowing boat which guests can use by prior arrangement with the owner.
The nearest shop and pub, which has an excellent seasonal menu are less than a 10-minute stroll away, so while the yurt boasts a secluded location you can still stock up on essentials, enjoy a drink and a bite to eat nearby.
Attractions and Activities
For those who wish to explore some of the most unspoilt countryside in England there are some superb walks from the doorstep, the nearby village of Beckford is home to a splendid nature reserve, a Norman church and an excellent country pub serving delicious home-cooked meals. Picture perfect villages, museums, cycle routes and National Trust properties are all just a short drive away. Take a trip on the Severn Valley Railway which houses one of the largest collections of steam locomotives, visit Worcester Cathedral one of the most beautiful in the country, cruise the River Severn or enjoy fine dining at one of the many award-winning restaurants in this gorgeous county.
Romantic retreats don't come any better, pack the camera as the rolling hills, wildlife green meadows, woodland and lazy rivers offer fantastic photo opportunities.
What are you waiting for? Book now, pack those bags and experience a truly unique getaway.