Picturesque Yurts Surrounded by Outstanding Natural Beauty, East Sussex

East Sussex, England (United Kingdom)

Picturesque Yurts Surrounded by Outstanding Natural Beauty, East Sussex

5 units
30 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
  • Barbecue
This rural glamping retreat is situated in the heart of the countryside of East Sussex near the tiny village of Cripps Corner, in the picturesque High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The property offers five yurts in total, these include the Moroccan Yurt, the Mammoth Mongolian, the Purple Persian and the two Animal Yurts.

Moroccan Yurt :
This yurt is bespoke joinery-made, truly beautiful and fully insulated yurt containing a seven-foot round bed, plus a double futon, so that you can camp in style and look up out of the glazed dome at the stars. This yurt can sleep between two to four people.

Mammoth Mongolian & Purple Persian :
The second two yurts offered are the Mammoth Mongolian and the Purple Persian. Each of these yurts can accommodate up to eight people. The yurts measure 21 feet in diameter and stand nine feet high. These yurts have one double bed, two double sofa beds and two single futons.

Animal Yurt :
These two yurts can sleep up to five people. Inside guests will have one double bed and three single futons. They come fully furnished in either Zebra Print or Cat Print with everything from teaspoons to ice buckets supplied.

These yurts are $520 each for the weekend, based on an occupancy of four guests. There are fees for per additional guest per night. Linen and towels are supplied for all of these yurts.

Accommodation Features

  • Lounge/Living room
  • Double bed
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Deck/Patio
  • Linens and pillows
  • Shared Jacuzzi/Hot tub
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Sauna/Steam room
This property is well-equipped and offers facilities such as a sky multi-room, where guests can view what they wish on a nine-foot screen. There is also a health suite which contains an Infrared sauna, a hot tub spa, and a body-jet shower. Taken in conjunction with the full range of beauty treatments and massages and spa therapies, this provides a relaxing and luxurious range of facilities. They also offer reiki, a complementary therapy treatment that helps the body to work more effectively, as well as reflexology, an ancient method of healing foot massage, which has been used for thousands of years in places such as China, India, and Egypt.

All of the accommodations have real feature beds, sofa beds, and double- or single-sized futons. Everything is provided right down to the ice bucket! All of the accommodations are also self-catering. There are fridges, BBQs, gas camping stoves, and even open-barrel fires for obligatory marshmallow toasting! Each accommodation has a three by three meter metal-framed gazebo and outside a picnic bench.

There is also a complimentary beverage area with a range of teas, coffee, chocolate, Horlicks, Nesquick, fruit bowls, biscuits, donuts, homemade cakes, and, of course, milk, sugar, and tea are available 24/7.

Guest Services

  • Bar/Pub
  • Sports equipment storage
  • Spa
This site offers an award-winning gourmet breakfast at $19 per person that boasts anything from a full English breakfast to eggs benedict, pancakes with maple syrup and banana French toast, and haddock and smoked salmon. The list is endless!

Location + Surroundings

This rural retreat is situated in the heart of the countryside of East Sussex near the tiny village of Cripps Corner, in the picturesque High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. As the name implies, the property is surrounded by woodland and is perfectly located just 10 to 25 minutes from the tourist orientated towns of Battle, Robertsbridge, Rye, Bodiam, Tenterden, Goudhurst and Tunbridge Wells, and only 15 minutes from the seaside resorts of Hastings and Camber Sands. The area is steeped in history and boasts an array of historic castles, houses, gardens, and places of interest. The Medieval village of Robertsbridge itself is just a short eight-minute drive away.


General activities
  • Wine tasting

The property has 10 acres of land including five acres of ancient bluebell woods, so there is plenty of room to wander around. There are gardens, woods, and a stream to explore. Guests can also arrange falconry displays with Colin Breck at discounted prices. Other activities include archery and garden games, walking, biking, horseback riding, shooting, fishing, golf, and wine tasting at local vineyards.

Guests can head to the many beaches scattered about, visit the castles and gardens all around, explore lots of local English Heritage and National Trust properties with houses, castles and gardens, and explore the local steam railway. Locally, there is a plethora of fantastic places to dine, including a Michelin-starred restaurant.

During guests' stay at this glamping site, guests can venture out a bit and find plenty to do. There is a pub in walking distance of this glamping site, and there is also a vineyard for wine tasting. The Bodiam Castle is fabulous for a walk and is only five minutes from the glamping site.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy


You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.

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Additional Information

This glamping site can cater for families, groups, and corporate events. They offer breakfast, a BBQ menu, a carnivore and carbs menu, vintage tea parties, and pizza parties. They can cater guests for the duration of their stay, or guests have the option to self cater using the BBQs, gas camping stoves, and open-fire barrels provided. There is a complimentary beverage station and a license to sell alcohol.

Activities on site include archery or garden games, a health suite with a sauna and hot tub, and beauty rooms with spa and massage.

Finally, there is a midnight curfew at this glamping site and all clients are expected to adhere to this as a sign of respect to other glampers, guests and neighbors. Although the glamping site is in the middle of a 10-acre plot, it is very quiet. Guests can hear a pin drop at night, and noise carries for several miles. Guests are informed that any music and noise must stop at midnight. Guests are expected to retire to their accommodation and head to bed at this time.

This site's availability changes seasonally; therefore, guests are encouraged to email hosts for further information on booking.

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