Unique country escapes under canvas 




"We provide space for our guests to enjoy the benefits of living the simple life,

in comfort, exploring this beautiful part of the world"    Tim Bowles, Founder





2 hot showers & eco-friendly shower gel

Swedish-design compost loo sheds 

Large camp kitchen shelter with a table to dine 16

BBQ grilling station, gas stove and kadai firebowl

Well-equipped kitchen, sink and running drinking water

Indoor heated pool and games room (half a mile)


4 canvas bell tents with wood burning stoves and firewood

Comfy double & twin beds per tent, made with fresh cotton linen

Warm duvets, luxury feather pillows, soft towels and blankets

Furnished and decorated to make you feel right at home

Peaceful, woodland setting, away from a busy world

Space outside for a campfire under the stars


Confirmed guests are provided with all useful information required





Life at camp can be as flexible and as simple as you wish. Some guests like to do nothing in particular and see where the day takes them. Others like to explore and try new things. We find both are very easily satisfied. There is a camp handbook provided in the camp kitchen that explains all you should need to know to enjoy life at camp. For organised activities, we have a list of partners below



Sheep Herding - on the farm. £15pp+

Creative workshops - at camp. £19pp+

Archery - at camp. £14pp+

Yoga & Massage - at camp. £POA

Organic Vineyard Tours - 1 mile. £15pp

Canal Bike & Boat hire - 1.5 miles. £15pp+

Wild Swim in the River Avon - 1.5 miles


Thermae Bath Spa - 5 miles, £34pp

City of Bath - 5 miles

Bradford on Avon - 2 miles

Longleat House & Safari Park - 14 miles

Thermae Bath Spa - 5 miles

Kennet & Avon Canal - 1.5 miles

Limpley Stoke Valley - 1.5 miles


Hartley Farm Shop & Kitchen, <half mile

Seven Stars Village Pub, half mile+

The Castle Inn, 2 miles

Bunch of Grapes, 2 miles

Angelfish, 1.5 miles, on canal/ river

The Cross Guns, 2 miles, on canal/ river

Firehouse Rotisserie, Bath, 6 miles

For more details on Activities, Attractions & Eating Out click here







Equipment provided to cook your own food

Weekend breaks (3nts) from £119 per person

Midweek breaks (2-4nts) from £178


Includes catering of 5 delicious meals and equipment

Weekend breaks (3nts) from £169 per person (groups)

 See Catering menu & Hartley Kitchen Breakfast menu


Groups of 12+ only at weekends (unless available within 3 weeks). Midweek individual tents available (2-4 people)

Kids/ extra beds welcome from £35 each. Please leave your pets at home. Open from Easter - Oct.





Please drop us a line or give us a call and we'd be happy to assist.

Tim, Founder


+44(0)1225 582246

Church Farm, Winsley, Bradford on Avon,

Wiltshire. BA15 2JH



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