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East Shilvinghampton Farm, Weymouth, Dorset

Feeding time at East Shilvinghampton Farm.Feeding time at East Shilvinghampton Farm.
Cooking fire at East Shilvinghampton FarmCooking fire at East Shilvinghampton Farm
Tent in field at East Shilvinghampton FarmTent in field at East Shilvinghampton Farm
Feeding time at East Shilvinghampton FarmFeeding time at East Shilvinghampton Farm
Family-fun at East Shilvinghampton.Family-fun at East Shilvinghampton.

With a feeding farm to keep the kids entertained (and educated), chicken coops to fetch breakfast ingredients from, and friendly farmers going about their daily tasks, Feather Down Farms East Shilvinghampton is a surefire winner for family holidays and breaks in the UK. Plus, it's a dog-friendly site, so you can take your four-legged friends along for the glamping fun!

Located near Weymouth on the coast of Dorset, East Shilvinghampton Farm is a rural haven with large safari-style tents with wood-burning stoves and comfy beds (with options to add more luxuries). And make sure you sample a traditional home-cooked meal from the farmer, which you can arrange to have delivered on your arrival.

What to Expect:
  • Hot tub
  • Self catering
  • Beach easy drive
  • Camping
  • Great for babies
  • Great for kids 4-12
  • Great for toddlers


The Canvas Lodge sleeps up to 6 in a double bed, bunk bed and cupboard bed, with running water, flushing toilet, windows with a view, deckchairs and extended canopy, picnic table, outdoor cooker, bed linen, wood for heating and cooking, candles and lamp oil, parking, plus access to communal showers.

The Canvas Frills Lodge adds a en-suite bathroom, wooden terrace, towels, and beds made on arrival.

Cots and highchairs available for hire.

A newer version of the Canvas Frills Lodge includes the above plus roof insulation, bedroom shutters and wooden deck with furniture.


Farm tour.

Cots and highchair hire (extra cost).

Feeding farm.

Jacuzzi (private hire).

Option to care for a rabbit for your stay or hire your own chicken coop.

Bike hire.

Farm larder (milk, basic foods, etc); food hampers and ready-prepared farmers' soup or stew to cook on open fire.

Use of wood-fired oven.

Smoke-barrel hire.

Communal pizza oven.

Communal shower block.

Ready Beddy Service (beds made on arrival; extra cost).

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East Shilvinghampton Farm is about 8km from Weymouth and 11km from Dorset's county town Dorchester.

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