Country Archives - Dimpsey Glamping Somerset & Luxury Camping Shepherds Hut Retreat

  • National Somerset Day – Top 10 Facts About Somerset!

    Happy National Somerset Day everyone! We are thankful here at Dimpsey Glamping to be situated in the beautiful county of Somerset but there is a lot more to Somerset than Cider and Cheddar Cheese ;) Here are our top 10 facts about Somerset which some of you may not know. Enjoy! 1. With an area […]

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  • Dimpsey Designer Showcase – The Antique Kitchen


    The Dimpsey hut’s interior design and knickknacks are always commented upon by our guests. We take a lot of joy in sourcing fabulous British designers who add real character to the Dimpsey hut. One of our very favourites is The Antique Kitchen, run by the talented Mikki Towler. Here’s our interview with Mikki to find […]

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  • Let’s spend the night together under the stars!

    Well that headline surely got your attention! Of course, we’re talking about glamping at the Dimpsey hut. We’ve had some wonderful visitors over 2016, and we weren’t surprised by the news this week that there has had a huge surge in people partaking in this outdoor trend. Apparently four in ten Britons spent a night […]

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  • Dimpsey Days Out… Christmas Wreath Making Workshop At The Daneway

    When I met Emma Bradshaw at Lou Archell’s lovely Sisterhood Camp hosted at Fforest earlier in the year – she was just in the process of finalising taking on a new family venture in the form of The Daneway pub near Sapperton in the Cotswolds.  Roll forward 6 months and Emma and her family are […]

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  • Christmas Magic at Dimpsey Glamping

    Days are becoming shorter and the brisk, winter’s nights are beginning to settle here at the Dimpsey Hut; however, the Dimpsey Magic has not dwindled away like our summer weather. After being named after the half-light period in Somerset, Dimpsey, this is a perfect time of the year for us to start cosying up next to the log fire with […]

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  • Dimpsey Glamping brings even more luxury to your stay with the addition of the Hikki Hot Tub!

    Who doesn’t love a bit of nature, and of course, luxury? And if you can combine the two, then why not we say! So imagine our delight when we came across Hikki. Hikki aim to bring indoors, out. Through previous experiences in his life, and the sheer love for nature, Per, founder of Hikki, wanted […]

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  • Appreciating where we are, loving the land.

    I am currently sitting in my kitchen with a cup of tea working away on my iPad and feeling very content. Why? As I sit here and look around, I feel the warmth from memories and history that this farm house is full of. Especially here in the kitchen where we cook and eat together […]

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  • Happy 2016 from Dimpsey Glamping!

    Wow the first week of 2016 is already almost over and we have been looking over the past year with a sense of achievement and more importantly a huge smile on our faces. We accomplished so much in 2015, overcame challenges and had a fantastic year with amazing reviews and testimonials. In 2016 we want […]

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  • Learning the ‘Zummerzet’ lingo…

    If you have read our website you will know that ‘Dimpsey’ is a term unique to Somerset meaning ‘twilight’, ‘dusk’ or ‘low light’. But did you know that us Somerset folk have lots of words that are unique to our region? When actors learn the dialect they are taught ‘Mummerset’ which is where the actors are […]

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