Bugail Hut at Hide Wales
Bugail Hut is a secluded shepherds hut set in a magical arboretum sheltered by luscious trees and wildflowers. Forget the stresses of life and enjoy a restful stay in a cozy retreat set in the beautiful Vale of Glamorgan. Hidden in a remote spot in Tresilian wood next to the coastal village of St Donats. Bugail Hut makes the perfect romantic getaway or walking holiday with friends!
Escape to the bijoux Bugail Hut and rejuvenate your soul. Beautifully created by owners Paula and Tom, Bugail Hut sleeps 2 guests and is an exclusive adults only retreat. With all the facilities you could need right on your doorstep, you can snuggle up and feel a million miles away from the everyday. Switch off and embrace the serene landscapes and sounds of the wildlife.
Step into Bugail Hut and be taken back in time. Whitewashed wooden walls, stunning flooring and a small woodburner set the minimalist but cozy interiors. A small kitchen annex with the basic essentials including a mini worktop oven, allows for guests to create some tasty meals . If cooking isn’t on the agenda, breakfast is sorted by ordering croissants, butter and marmalade for a small fee. Failing that, the hide Pavillion is open for delicious breakfasts and evening drinks. Dinner can be served on a hand-crafted dining table that sits two, perfect for the ultimate date night.
Unlike a lot of shepherds huts, Bugail Hut has its own petite shower room, towels provided. The main living area is well lit, boasting two large windows which allow you to fully immerse yourself in nature without even leaving the comfort of your sumptuous double bed! Electric blankets, thick duvets and plump pillows set you up for the best night’s sleep.
Outside Bugail Hut
Enjoy the peace and tranquility of Tresilian wood from your private terrace and at night enjoy the clear night sky. Bugail Hut is tucked away amongst the trees, perfect for some wildlife spotting. A BBQ and fire pit are on hand if dining alfresco is your style!
There is plenty to discover near Bugail Hut, so put on your best walking shoes and fledge the nest to go exploring. There are numerous pubs and restaurants situated within a couple of miles of Bugail Hut such as the Plough & Harrow and the Old Swan Inn. So why not plan a walk to one of them then rehydrate with a tasty pint (or two)!?
The lovely market town of Cowbridge is 7 miles away from Bugail Hut. In 2017 it was crowned the ‘Best place to live in Wales’ by the Sunday Times. With its numerous independent shops and restaurants such as Arboreal and Bar 44, it is the perfect place to browse and eat. If you fancy somewhere busier and a spot of designer shopping then the Welsh Capital, Cardiff, is only 25 minutes away.
For the ramblers amongst us, Bugail Hut is based on the picturesque Vale of Glamorgan Coast, renowned for its amazing walks. Follow one of the routes provided by your hosts or create your own path. Hide Wales is featured on ‘Country Living’ saints and castles walk which is worth trying. For the sea lovers, do not fear! There are opportunities for kitesurfing, body boarding and even horse riding along the beach. If all of this is far too much, don’t forget you have 7.5 acres of arboretum to explore just outside the front door.
Best choice for…
Romantic getaways or walking retreats
Why it should be on your Wanderlist
To be within walking distance of the Glamorgan Heritage Coast nestled away in secluded accommodation