Chitcombe Farm Camping Barns, Chitcombe Farm, Huish Champflower, Taunton, Somerset, TA4 2EL
Call Ali Kennen on 01398 371274
OverviewA small family run farm in West Somerset, on the edge of Exmoor. Providing inexpensive basic accommodation, with an emphasis on a warm and dry place to stay after a day out in the locality. So if you're looking to have a day hiking on Exmoor, or training for an event, or just spending time in the countryside this could be the place for you. The Hay Barn, is a dormitory style open plan barn with bunks, two bathrooms with showers, a kitchen and seating area for up to 12 people, more by prior arrangement. It is centrally heated, with hot and cold running water at no extra charge. The Cart Shed is more of an open plan chalet with a kitchen, bathroom with shower, seating area and bunks for four people, if you require extra beds for this barn there is a sofa bed (double). Also centrally heated with hot and cold running water. You will need to bring everything as if you were camping, mattresses are provided but no pillows
Beds & Rooms:18: The Hay Barn 14, The Cart Shed 4. More by arrangement
Price per night:£25pp. Sole use: The Hay barn £310. The Cart Shed £60.
Booking:Book via website or phone
Directions:Don't use Sat Nav. From B3190 Raleigh's Cross to Bampton road at crossroads take turning for Huish Champflower and Wiveliscombe, Chitcombe is the second left about three hundred yards from cross roads. Chitcombe is down a steep bumpy lane, about half a mile.
Public Transport:Train to Taunton, local buses to Wiveliscombe. Pick up available from here for a small fee
Walks:Long Distance Walks Land's End Trail and Mary Michael Pilgrim's Way
Dark Sky Areas Available to Individuals Walking Festivals Dartmoor & Exmoor
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Quantock Walking Festival- 25th-26th September 2021
June 21st 2021
Stowey Walking, will be holding a weekend walking festival in the beautiful Quantock Hills, showcasing the unique landscape of the hills and the nearby Jurassic coast. The nearest Independent Hostel accommodation is on Chitcombe Farm.
Chitcombe Farm bunkhouses are two self contained buildings. They are situated on a small working hill farm, in the heart of the Brendon Hills, 10 miles from Stowey and on the edge of Exmoor national park. Rich in wildlife, the red deer and famous Exmoor ponies, you’ll be walking through heather with clouds of butterflies springing up with each step.The beautiful Quantock Hills, England’s first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) make an ideal location for walks to suit all abilities. Lead by local experts with start and finish in the village of Nether Stowey.
Chitcombe Barns are open
April 29th 2021
A small family farm in Somerset on the edge of Exmoor, Chitcombe Farm provides inexpensive accommodation in two self contained units. BYO pillows and sleeping bag.
Treasure hunting in Exmoor
January 26th 2021
While the west is no longer heavily associated with Piracy there’s still treasure to be found! Chitcombe Farm is waiting… Some things you could see while caching here
Nothing quite beats the thrill of finding a some hidden gems. Be it a rugged coastline yet unexplored or a well stowed geocache. Chitcombe Farm is perfectly placed for you to enjoy both. Getting out in the fresh air has never been better!