Monday, October 10, 2016

Glamping Tree Lodge

Set in the woodland on the site of the old badger hide,
 so ideally placed to watch for them!


Built mostly of larch from Scottish Wood, Oakley
 and found windows



Sleeps 6 in 2 double beds (new Ikea mattresses)

and a full size double studio couch.

Pull out dining table for 6


Well equipped kitchen


Prices worked out per individual booking but basically £25 per person,
first night. Minimum occupancy £80.
Reductions for 2nd night, pre teens and regulars.
Bedding can be hired at £8 per person for the whole number of days.

Decorated with 100 maps from gumtree

Wood stove

                                               
                                                 Off grid, bring camping lanterns.

East balcony







                                                      Outside 2 burner gas stove
                                                            and washing up area



                         

Camp fire area


Environmentally friendly compost toilet, 20 metres.


Friday, July 15, 2016

Glamping - camping tree lodge. Construction



Refurbished doors for stove


Balcony overlooking fields


Windows, doors & larch cladding


26.7.16





On the site of the old badger hide


Will be a prime glamping construct for badger watching






Steps of Larch and Oak
courtesy regular campers



Path to tree lodge




Stilts  for sliding roof boards
like a travois






Friday, April 1, 2016

Glamping - Hut. Booking

The Oak and iron Hut

Recycled from Oak and an Anderson shelter
(2nd world war air raid shelter)


Sleeps 2. Either 2 singles or a double.
£30 for the 1st night.
Reductions for 2nd night onwards.
Discount for regular campers.

Inside is 6' long x 5' wide, then the balcony is 8' long.


Insulated inside.



Bed spacer used to make double bed



or 2 single beds

or 1 bed up for more sitting space


 With your own sheets, pillows and duvet 
or hire at £6 per person.



Gas rings, kettle, pans, cutlery, plates, etc.
Little sun, solar powered light.
Situated in the woodland, with camp fire area.
25 metres to compost toilet.

Monday, March 14, 2016

Camping Tin Hut - In the making

Using salvaged lawnmower tyres 



Dismantling an old Anderson air raid shelter

to transport to a pitch




and re-assemble



work Experience for some regular campers!







balcony








 Back shutters



Bed/seat, either up or down


Will sleep 2 on either singles or a double bed



Oak floor boards, sanded and a layer of polish


Stockholm tar and varnish


campfire



More details soon