Feather Down

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Moor Farm

Gloucestershire, Gloucester

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Rated with 9.8

(285 Reviews)

Escape to a simpler life with Wendy and Richard

If you’re looking for traditional rustic comfort, you’ll find peace and sanctuary at the end of the no-through road that leads to Moor Farm in Gloucestershire – described by the Independent as the idea digital de-tox in 2021. You’ll meet Richard and Wendy and the three generations of the Watts family and hear about their passion for regenerative agriculture and rare animal breeds, one of many reasons why their farm tour is an absolute must. Your tents are situated by the copse, where you will catch a glimpse of their cattle feeding on the Severn floodplain nearby. Moor Farm is an ideal spot for a family holiday in Gloucestershire.

Close by the Cotswolds and some of England’s loveliest towns

If you’re longing to explore outside the farm, the ancient city of Gloucester is just five miles away, famous for its iconic cathedral and history that dates back to Roman times., whilst nearby Stroud was voted England’s Best Place to Live in 2021 in the Sunday Times. If the Cotswolds are your thing, the chances are that your drive home will take you past Jeremy Clarkson’s ‘Diddly Squat’ farm, as well as Bourton-on-the-Water, regularly voted one of England’s prettiest villages.

What to do at Moor Farm

During your stay, you can enjoy the indoor swimming pool, which you can book out as a group when you arrive. If you want to stay in the pure outdoors then you can build dens or play hide and seek in the copse. As the dusk sets in you can spot wild deer whilst dinner is being prepared on the wood-burning stove with delicious ingredients from the farm’s honesty shop. Pizza night at Moor Farm is a treat with food that should be in a good food guide and home-made cider that you’ll not find in your local supermarket.

What can you expect?

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    Dogs allowed

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    Honesty shop

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    Pizza oven

What animals with you find on this farm?

Chickens

Ponies

Cows

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What our guests like

  • ✓ Near river
  • ✓ Close to Birmingham
  • ✓ Farmer's swimming pool

Our canvas hideaways

Tenthuisje farm douche

Canvas hideaway with farm-house shower

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    6 persons

Tenthuisje buiten douche

Canvas hideaway with private outdoor shower

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    6 persons

Tenthuisje binnen douche

Canvas hideaway with en-suite shower

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    6 persons

Check A unique experience
Check Back to basics
Check Live in nature
Check Have adventures together
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    Including wood for the wood-burning stove

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    Including welcome package with bed-linen, towels, candles, matches, washing-up liquid and other basic items

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Going without electricity is our greatest luxury

Pizza night

The farmer will usually fire up the pizza oven during your stay. Everyone gathers round to tell their stories of the day’s adventures and invent pizza toppings you’ll never find on the high street

Ask the farmer

The farm tour is a must if it’s on offer. But you don’t wait till then. The farmer will be delighted to tell you more about what goes on at the farm at any time.

The farm shop

It’s great for the basics and usually even better for local produce and low food miles. And every Feather Down farm shop operates on an honesty basis.

Options during your stay

Stove and lamp service
Stove and lamp service
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Your stove and lamps are lit before arrival, when you arrive before 6 p.m.

Pets
Pets
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Bring your dog along. A maximum of 2 well-behaved dogs per lodge. The price is per dog, per night.
Please note: You are required to keep your dog on a leash while on the campsite

Meet your hosts

Wendy and Richard

We are the Watts family. We live here together and our sons Mathew and Richard help out on the farm. Set at the end of its mile-long private drive lined with beautiful trees, we are excited to share all of this with you.

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You’ll truly leave the hustle and bustle of everyday life as soon as you pass the entrance gate of Moor Farm.
Moor

Nearby

Gloucester

The river Severn

Stroud

What do our guests think?

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9.8

Mr Mullin

29/10/2021

A beautiful farm with excellent facilities maintained by gracious hosts.

10

Lucy Hayes Hayes

22/10/2021

A lovely farm thoroughly recommend it.

10

Ms Davies

22/10/2021

Richard and Wendy were excellent hosts, we had a really relaxing time and it was an enjoyable experience. We will be back 🐐🐐

10

Mrs Knipe

01/10/2021

Stripped back to basics and literally, a breath of fresh air.

10

Mrs Chambers

24/09/2021

Idyllic weekend with superb hosts

10

Mrs Keeling

17/09/2021

Amazing - Richard and Wendy were perfect hosts, very accommodating. The farm tour and pizza making made the experience! The only downside was the amount of spiders but that can’t be helped…I’m just not a fan of them!

10

Mrs Burns

10/09/2021

Blown my glamping expectations

10

Mrs Clarkson

06/09/2021

Lovely farm and farm owner. Good location, nice wildlife, plenty owls!

10

Mr Fraser

09/08/2021

Memorable

10

MS URRY

09/08/2021

Marvellous

10

Mrs Kemp

02/08/2021

Absolutely wonderful. Such a chance to reconnect as a family and switch off.

10

Mr Howarth

26/07/2021

Another fantastic Featherdown holiday. We all enjoyed the farm tour, the pizza evening and getting to know Richard the owner. We had some great trips out (walks, go karting, crazy golf & surfing) and our teenagers still love the outdoor space and the whole Glamping experience.

10

Mrs Costello

26/07/2021

This is our 4th visit to a Featherdown Farm and as usual it did not disappoint. Richard and Wendy were wonderful hosts. Their Pizza Evening and Richard's farm tour are a must and was a highlight of our trip.

8.8

Mrs Okroj

23/07/2021

We were so lucky with the weather but the location and the whole experience was so fun to be able to share as a family.

10

Miss Harding

23/07/2021

Very relaxing

8.8

Mrs Spencer

23/07/2021

A great place to unwind and spend quality time with family.

10

Mrs Panzer

19/07/2021

A fantastic 4 nights away. Super host family.

10

Mrs Trotman

19/07/2021

Simply amazing. The location was perfect and Richard and his family were perfect and so friendly and relaxed. The farm was beautiful and the tour was interesting and interactive. Couldn’t ask for a better stay.

10

Mrs Rosemond

02/07/2021

Fun stay at Moor Farm, wonderful space, facilities amazing and we never noticed the rain!

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Mrs Briggs

02/07/2021

Fab

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Mrs Browning

25/06/2021

We had the most amazing weekend celebrating my 40th birthday with friends staying in the other tents. The sun shone, we walked, swam and finished with a BBQ under the stars accompanied by Richard's cider. It was magical.

10

Mrs Hayton

04/06/2021

Very relaxing

10

Mrs Rennie

04/06/2021

Full of happy memories

10

Mrs Chen

31/05/2021

Moor Farm is definitely our favourite! Both Richard and Wendy make us feel so welcome and their hospitality is why we’ve come back again. Everyone loved their stay and the chance to meet all the animals up close and personal, not forgetting the stunning scenery from our tents. Highly recommend the farm!

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Mr Baynham

24/05/2021

A fantastic holiday. Richard and Wendy are amazing hosts and nothing was too much trouble. The children loved seeing and feeding all the animals. We will definitely be back.

10

Mrs Demierre

21/05/2021

Glamping is the ideal recipe to disconnect from the madness of working from home, reconnect as a family and spend a wonderful weekend in the middle of the beautiful English countryside, hosted by wonderful people such as Richard and his wife and their family!

10

Mrs Potter Boumphrey

21/05/2021

A brilliant escape, so good to enjoy a simpler way of life for a couple of days

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Mr Hopper

07/05/2021

We had a such a great time and it totally surpassed our expectations. The accommodation was great and Wendy and Richard were brilliant and generous hosts. Would love to come back.

10

Mrs Messer

30/04/2021

Lovely family, excellent facilities, beautiful property,

10

Mrs. Kohler

23/04/2021

Featherdown was the perfect place to have the family unplug and get back to basics...playing, exploring, relaxing, connecting. Richard and Wendy were incredibly thoughtful hosts who provided everything we needed for a weekend at the beautiful Moor Farm. We look forward to returning!

10

Mr Elly

16/04/2021

An idyllic family weekend in a great setting and with fantastic hosts

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Ms Montrose

30/10/2020

Rustic Comfort! & Charm.The site and accommodation is fab, superb for kids.Amazing Hosts 10/10 and the main reason we’d choose this site again.The farm, animals and pizza/cider hospitality all superb.

10

Mrs Godding

30/10/2020

Amazing family fun.

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ms Schlippe

26/10/2020

Truly relaxing

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Miss Armstrong

26/10/2020

Brilliant rustic experience which the kids loved. I needed to sleep fully clothed with thermal socks, hot water bottle, extra blankets and a hat due to the head of the bed being right next to the canvas. Didn’t have high hopes for the communal shower but it was fairly horrific- lukewarm with low pressure. Beware if your kids are scared of spiders, my son wouldn’t sleep in the cupboard bed at all ? Everything else was as expected though and considering it was October and it rained 80% of the time, we all really enjoyed our first featherdown experience. The farm tour was more interesting than I expected and the pizza night was great. Really friendly and helpful farmer.

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Mrs Kellaway

26/10/2020

We had a fabulous break at Moor Farm. Richard was a great host. The weather was not kind but we didn't care. The fire was lit, we toasted marshmallows, played games as a family and forgot all about Covid. Away from all constraints of modern living we were able to truly relax and enjoy time together as a family. We will definitely be back.....

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Mrs Davies

23/10/2020

Despite the rain and mud we had a fantastic time. Our host Richard couldn't have been more hospitable. We really enjoyed the pizza night and farm tour. The tents were cosy and well equipped although better tin openers wouldn't go amiss and a couple of rickety chairs fixing. The kids loved the rope swing and the pool. A bit tired but lovely warm water. Definitely a great experience, one that we would repeat.

10

Mrs Copeman

23/10/2020

Magical

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Miss Moon

19/10/2020

Lovely few days relaxing at Moor Farm. Great hospitality from Rich and his family and can’t wait to go back again

10

Mrs Tuck

09/10/2020

Wonderful! It was something different to do and the whole experience was awesome. The Farm is beautiful and we will return soon.

10

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