Frequently Asked Questions…
Q. Can we bring our pets?
Yes, we welcome up to two well behaved dogs if you are staying in either Skirrid Fawr or Sugar Loaf. Please be aware that dogs must always be kept on a lead as we have animals on the farm and please don’t leave them unattended in the tents. Please make sure you read our dog guest rules before booking.
Q. How many people does each safari tent sleep?
We have 3 canvas safari lodges which sleep up to 6 guests each. We do not allow extra guests above our maximum occupancy.
Q. Do you allow people to pitch tents?
No, sorry we don’t have a campsite here.
Q. Do you have hot tubs?
Yes, each of our canvas safari lodges have a private electric hot tub for you to hire during your stay which is located at the back of your lodge. Please make sure you read the hot tub disclaimer before hiring this option.
Q. What is the earliest time we can check in?
Check in is at 4pm. Each safari tent is cleaned and prepared between guests and the hot tub water gets changed between guests so please do not arrive early as sadly your lodge won’t be ready for you.
Q. What time is check out?
Check out is at 10am. Our lodges and hot tubs need to be cleaned and prepared ready for our next guests.
Q. Is there electricity in the tents?
Yes, we have low voltage sockets in the canvas lodges which are suitable for charging mobile phones. There is a small electric fridge in each unit, LED lights and rechargeable lanterns. All portable electrical equipment supplied in your lodge is tested by a qualified electrician every year. For you personal safety and to comply with our insurance, please do not bring extension leads, heaters, fridges, etc.
Q. Is there a BBQ?
Outside each canvas safari lodge there is your own private BBQ area with a picnic table. Charcoal can be purchased on site.
Q. Do You have WiFi?
There is WiFi just outside the farm house that you can use. Although it’s not very fast, it’s ok for messaging and checking emails. There is no WiFi in the lodges. Phone signal can be intermittent here, but EE works best. Embrace the digital detox and connect with nature!
Q. Where is the nearest shop?
Abergavenny is just over 4 miles away. There are several big supermarkets in Abergavenny as well as some lovely local shops, and local markets. We really like to encourage all our guests to buy local when they are staying here, when they can.
Q. Do you accept Hen/Stag parties?
We accept hen parties, but all 3 canvas safari lodges would have to be booked – please contact us first to make sure we meet your criteria in what you are looking for. Sorry, but we don’t accept stag parties.