Farm things

The Autumn Equinox at Dimpsey Glamping

As the nights draw closer and the very first few leaves start to drop from the trees, you can just start to feel a little chill in the air in the evening here at Dimpsey Glamping. I always feel that … Read More

The Dimpsey Glamping Hikki Wood-Fired Hot Tub

Nothing gently whispers in your ear ‘relaxation’ like a hot tub, so you can imagine how delighted we are at Dimpsey Glamping to have our very own woodfired hot tub. Just like the rest of your Dimpsey Glamping experience, our hot … Read More

Spring is here at Dimpsey Glamping!

After all that Winter brings: the snow, the sparkly lights, the festivities, the dark evenings and of course warming up around the cosy fire – Spring is here! We have some new Spring additions at Dimpsey Glamping. We have welcomed … Read More

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 … Read More

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 … Read More

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 … Read More

The origins of the word “Shepherd”

Seeing as we have our own Shepherd Hut here at Dimpsey, we thought it would be an idea to look at the very beginning and the origin of the word Shepherd. Shepherd – a person who tends to, looks after … Read More

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 … Read More

Recipe: Jam Roly Poly

The best thing about winter coming as I have said before, is winter food. Food that makes you feel warm and cosy inside! Jam Roly Poly is one of those puddings that makes you feel just like that. This is … Read More

Recipe: Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting

As the winter months approach and the chill starts to fill the air, we start to reach for the comfort food and what is more comforting than a luscious moist light carrot cake with lashings of cream cheese frosting.  This … Read More

Book a ‘Sloe’ break. Relax and enjoy nature’s larder at Dimpsey Glamping

All bookings for our Dimpsey Glamping Hut between now and the end of October 2015 will have the chance to take advantage of our ‘sloe’ breaks free of charge! We are lucky to be surrounded by nature’s larder containing wild berries, … Read More

The Dimpsey Glamping Far From The Madding Crowd Competition

We were delighted to acquire the original hut from the film ‘Far From The Madding Crowd’ earlier this year, delivered by our lovely friends over at Blackdown Shepherd Huts. The hut can be seen in the first five minutes of the film … Read More