Forest Glade is a mobile home situated in a private woodland clearing. Spacious and well appointed the home offers a unique experience and the chance to be close to nature with the convenience of modern facilities and home comforts. Guests are requested to get the directions from the LOCATIONS page before they are on route. This is a hidden gem and cannot be found without them. We will email guest directions if they request them in advance.
Forest Glade is set in over 40 acres of private woodland in a site of outstanding natural beauty and special scientific interest. It provides a unique environment to be close to nature in comfortable modern surroundings. The home has 24/7 heating electric radiators an electric towel rail in the bathroom and a log burner. We provide the first basket of logs for free. Please help us and the environment by operating the facilities sensibly. We will only pay for reasonable use of electricity of up to £5 per day. If EMERGENCY credit is activated there is an immediate additional charge of £10 payable on site. You can purchase more logs at £5 per basket from the house. Hot water is provided by a gas boiler also included. TV with freeview in the living room and TV screen with DVD player in the bedroom. Bedding provided for double bed and two singles. Towels provided 2 x Bath 2 x Hand, tea towels and cleaning cloths. DOG OWNERS - There is a charge of £5 per dog per stay payable on site.
The home is set in 8 acres of private woodland. Guests are welcome to explore the area. Please be aware we have lime kilns which are man made stone caves in the woods. Guests and children should not enter, there is danger of collapse, or stand on top of them. We are the custodians of these industrial monuments. There are also Badger sets, please respect the nature and do not approach. Badgers can be aggressive if cornered.
I work during the day but my Mother Janet lives at the house and is usually available to assist guests with enquiries.
Forest glade has mains water and electricity. Due to its location in the middle of a forest the water in Forest Glade is fed from the mains into a 50 gallon reserve tank. This provides adequate water for all of your needs when used responsibly. Guest are requested to be mindful of this and not to leave taps running unnecessarily.
All dogs are welcome at an additional charge of £10 per dog. All dogs MUST BE DECLARED BEFORE ARRIVAL.
Logs for your log burner can be supplied at an additional charge of £5 per bag. If you would like logs for your stay then please let us know prior to arrival so we can get them ready for you. Alternatively guests are welcome to purchase their own from any local shop but (please be aware the log burner requires very small logs).
The home is situated in a woodland clearing just off a private road that only leads to our property. Children and animals should be supervised at all times. There is farmland and stock in the surrounding fields so dogs must be supervised if off lead.
Dogs are not allowed on the furniture. Please clean your dogs paws before allowing he/she into the home. -
Guests are required to recycle according to the instructions provided in the home. Convenient facilities are provided for guests to easily do this.
There should be no smoking inside the home. Ashtray is provided on the deck.
My name is Penny I live at Bowketts Wood with my Daughter Fern who runs our family business Woodland Escapes while studying her postgraduate law degree and our two friendly dogs Dixie (rescue collie) and Darcy (Chocolate Labrador)
My Mother Janet lives in an annex next door and serves the luxury continental breakfast - we are a 3 generation family run business.