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The Star Dome - Luxurious Star Gazing Retreat

Igloo hosted by Penny
4 guests3 beds1 bath

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This luxurious glamping accommodation features a king size bed with plush pillows and a luxuriously cosy duvet, a full sized dining table and chairs, outside furniture, a luxurious Scandinavian wood fired hot tub (2 person hot tub, £65.00 extra charge), BBQ,Microwave, Toaster and a private bathroom with a steaming hot shower, a flushing toilet and convenient kitchenette.

The space
This luxurious glamping accommodation features a king size bed with plush pillows and a luxuriously cosy duvet, a dining room table and chairs, comfy armchairs, sideboard and tea and coffee making facilities. There is a full suite of outside furniture including a large sofa, coffee table as well as a parasol (for hot summer days). We have available a Scandinavian wood fired hot tub which is situated in a private area with great views of surrounding countryside (£65 Extra Charge). Please note the hot tub is open to the air so that users can enjoy the trees, sky, stars and the rain when it comes (£65.00 extra charge to be paid by bank transfer or cash on arrival. Once agreed the hot tub can be cancelled up to 48 hours prior to arrival).

There is a private bathroom with a steaming hot shower, a flushing toilet and convenient kitchenette. Facilities in the kitchen include; Microwave, kettle, toaster, fridge with a small freezer. There is no electric oven. All dogs welcome (max 2 per booking) extra charge £15.00 per dog to be paid by cash on arrival. All dog owners must adhere to our dog policy copies of which are available on request. Please provide a valid email address when requesting this. STRICTLY Dogs are NOT allowed on furniture. Dog sitting service by prior arrangement. There are plenty of walks in the surrounding area for dogs and people. Any damage caused by dogs will be charged accordingly. Due to limited parking we can only accommodate one car per booking additional cars only by prior arrangement.


Set within 45 acres of private secluded woodland with many walks on the doorstep. The setting is in natural woodland. There is very little light pollution which enables guests to enjoy clear starry skies weather permitting. For this reason artificial light in the natural environment is kept to a minimum.

Guest access
Guests have access to 45 acres of private woodland.

Other things to note
Logs are supplied at £5.00 per basket.

Hot tub usage is an added extra at £65.00 which includes one basket of logs for reasonable use. Any extra logs can be purchased at £5.00 per basket.

All dogs are welcome at an additional charge of £15.00 per dog. Dogs are not allowed on furniture.

Guests are reminded that this is a glamping experience. The main source of cooking is a bbq outside on the decking area. The main source of heating is a log burner and in colder temperatures guests must be prepared for colder evenings with warm clothing such as slippers and a fleece dressing gown. In colder conditions, we will provide a complimentary basket of wood per day and any additional wood will need to be purchased at £5.00 per basket.

Please note that in light of covid-19, we are able to accept a change of dates should there be a regional or national lockdown but we cannot provide monetary refunds.
This luxurious glamping accommodation features a king size bed with plush pillows and a luxuriously cosy duvet, a full sized dining table and chairs, outside furniture, a luxurious Scandinavian wood fired hot tub (2 person hot tub, £65.00 extra charge), BBQ,Microwave, Toaster and a private bathroom with a steaming hot shower, a flushing toilet and convenient kitchenette.

The space
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Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 queen bed, 2 single beds

Amenities

Hot tub
Carbon monoxide alarm
Fire extinguisher
Smoke alarm
TV
Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Free parking on premises
Essentials
Private entrance

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Shropshire, England, United Kingdom

Hosted by Penny

Joined in July 2015
  • 194 Reviews
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.
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 Di…
During your stay
We are available for guests from 8am - 8pm. All telephone numbers are provided in the dome and on the back of your key should you need anything during your stay. Guests are asked to make any requests during daylight hours. We are available after 8pm on an emergency only basis.
We are available for guests from 8am - 8pm. All telephone numbers are provided in the dome and on the back of your key should you need anything during your stay. Guests are asked t…
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 3:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Checkout: 10:00 a.m.
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm