A striking eco-home set within a soothing 45-acre farm in the Garden of England, perfect for exploring coast, city, and country.
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Minimum stay: 2 nights

Peacefully set within Kent’s 45-acre Great Field Farm, you’ll discover Bumble Barn ready and waiting to welcome you.

Distanced between the coastal market town of Hythe, and the quaintly  medieval city of Canterbury, this really is the ideal location to explore the very best of the county that’s often referred to as the ‘Garden of England’.

There’s just one problem: to enjoy the area at its fullest, you’ll have to tear yourselves away from Bumble Barn first!

Striking and futuristic in design, the ground-level eco-home sleeps up to six guests, which makes this an ideal setting for a ‘get away from it all’ family break.

Purposefully equipped with a wealth of cutting-edge eco-friendly features, including a green roof, infra-red underfloor heating, and smart energy sensors, this is a holiday haven that’s as sustainable as it is comfortable.

Relax with a welcome drink in the gorgeously open living area, complete with panoramic, scenery-showcasing window and French doors that allow daylight to flood inside. On sunny days, you might prefer to head out of those doors and onto the furnished patio (tip: this is a great spot for sunset-watching!)

There’s a well-equipped kitchen area and a separate dining space, with plenty of room for everybody to break bread as you catch up on the day’s events.

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At a glance

  • An eco-friendly, ground-level holiday home for up to six guests, peacefully secluded on a 45-acre Kent farm that’s close to the coast at Hythe, and the cathedral city of Canterbury.
  • There are excellent rail links from London, and private parking for 3 cars.
  • Linen and towels are provided, with additional cot linen on request.
  • There are a selection of country pubs within a short walk or cycle ride. The nearest shops are under two miles away, with plenty of opportunities for sightseeing, watersports and wildlife close by.


  • Family Friendly


Eco-friendly, ground-level holiday home for up to six guests. Entrance hallway with bamboo flooring. Kitchen: electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine. Dining room: table and six chairs, butcher’s block table. Lounge: sofas, 40 inch Smart TV and coffee table. Panoramic window and French doors leading to patio area. Master bedroom: kingsize bed, glass bedside tables, wall mounted reading lamps, built-in black out blinds and TV, built in wardrobe and shelving, glass doors to furnished rear patio. Ensuite with walk in rain shower, WC, sink and fitted towel rail. Two additional twin bedrooms: each with built-in wardrobes and shelves, wall mounted reading lamps, built in black out blinds and TV. Bathroom: Fully tiled with bath, overhead shower, sink, WC and fitted towel rail. Garden: Private patio with furniture and a gas barbecue on request, cycle shed. Heating, private parking.

Local Activities

Walking, cycling, fishing, golf, country pubs, pony trekking, wildlife, watersports, coastal activity, market towns, theatre, gardens, shopping, historic landmarks, city life, wine tasting, Eurostar.

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Now it’s time to choose your favourite bedroom! The kingsize master features glass bedside tables, and doors that lead straight to the rear patio – oh, and a roomy ensuite with a walk-in rain shower.

There are two more bedrooms, both equipped with cosy twin beds, and bespoke, built-in furniture. There’s a tiled family bathroom too, with an indulgent bath and shower.

After a hearty home-cooked breakfast, why not get better acquainted with the local area? A mere nine miles to the coast means water babies can enjoy plenty of exhilarating sports, while Canterbury, with its famous cathedral, is ideal for shoppers and sightseers alike.

In the mood for something different? Arrange a tasting at the nearby Terlingham vineyard, or head for Romney Marsh, home to old smuggling villages and unique wildlife habitats. And if all else fails, you could always venture across the Channel instead, with the international station for Eurostar right on the doorstep!

With such a wide scope of opportunity for relaxation, entertainment, and new adventures from your base at Bumble Barn, this is one holiday home that’s sure to become a firm favourite.

Things to note

Pets are not permitted. Check in at 3pm, check out by 10am.Please see more about this property’s Covid-19 measures and FAQs here

Where you'll be staying

Stelling Minnis, Kent

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