Try somewhere new, Abbey Shepherds Hut, Eye


A gorgeous shepherd’s hut in the middle of a meadow with spectacular views and the luxury of a fab shower room in the barn next door – the ideal place to relax, unwind and enjoy the simple life! The beautiful town of Eye is just a ten minute walk away with a great pub, antique shops and deli.


Do stay here if you are looking for a little bit of wilderness with sophistication on the side. The shepherd’s hut is so relaxing, with a view across to Eye church and an amazing sunset on the night I visited. Scrunchy bed linen and candlelight…utter simplicity and romance. Just a stroll across the field is a bathroom with a powerful shower, within a beautifully renovated ancient abbey maltings. I came away feeling rested and inspired! Olivia is a very welcoming and considerate host…the booking was arranged very last minute, but everything was well organised and efficient.”


The interior is simple, cosy and well insulated with candles, solar lamps and a gas fire giving a touch of romance. The real bed will ensure you enjoy a good night’s sleep with bedside shelves for your books, a table and couple of chairs, cupboard and plenty of little accessories to ensure you enjoy your stay. An added luxury is the fab shower room in the impressive Abbey Hall just a short walk across the field with shower, WC and basin. A complimentary box of coffees, teas, apple juice and biscuits and access to a kettle, toaster, hot plate and sink in the hall allows you to enjoy hot drinks and a snack in the luxury of your accommodation.


Abbey hut sits in an idyllic spot with plenty of space around it giving you privacy, with a bistro style table and chairs for you to unwind and enjoy the view of the church across the field and there’s ample space to park off road