Your Wheelbarrow

Stay with us

Dreamy overnight stays in the ÖÖD House, Shephard's Hut & Cottage.

Places to stay

We have three beautiful accommodation options at Lime Cross Nursery. The ÖÖD is located right on the lake, in a truly tranquil setting. Two people can sleep in the super stylish, mirrored glass cabin and then plunge straight into the crystal-clear water, followed by a warm up in the divine wood fired hot tub. Explore the banks of the lake by SUP board encountering a wealth of nature. Stroll through the surrounding ancient woodland, lakes and vineyard. Meet the adorable alpacas, sheep, Zac the horse and Po the Pony. Or simply relax on the private jetty!


Equipped with aircon and heating, electric black out blinds, huge rain shower wet room, super comfy bed, the ÖÖD house has all the best parts of a luxury hotel room but right in the wilderness. There is also a Nespresso machine, freshly ground coffee and premium teas, mini bar stacked full of local wines and beer (additional charge) and local snacks. For eating there is a Weber gas BBQ and kitchen essentials. Other perks include cotton bath robes, locally made Romney Marsh shampoo, shower gel, body lotion and soaps. Two premium yoga mats, a stand up paddle board, chess and scrabble, binoculars and wildlife books with a diary to enter your observations.

For all booking enquires email

The Shephard's Hut

Connect with nature, staying in a cosy, tranquil Shepard's Hut, that borders an ancient woodland and wild swimming lake. Yoga and Pilates retreat days take place onsite during the summer. Explore 'The Secret Vineyard' located next to the hut and enjoy a complimentary bottle of wine. . Make friends with the free range sheep and alpaca's. Visit the historic village of Herstmonceux and the Castle, just 2km away, wander into the village via the woods to eat at the great pub or French restaurant.


The Shepherd's Hut is cosy and romantic, with beautiful furnishings. There is a king-size bed, with super comfy mattress and luxury cotton bedding. The log burning stove warms the whole hut quickly. During the summer months the shade from the oak trees keeps the hut cool. There is plenty of space for luggage and lots of hooks for hanging clothes.
Outside right next to the hut there is a well equipped, uncover, outdoor kitchen, with a fridge/ freezer, microwave, plug in hob, toaster and kettle.
The private garden space overlooks a lake and the ancient woodland, there is a large fire it, outdoor seating, BBQ all lit up by magical festoon lights in the trees. There is a private shower next to the hut, with hot water and luxury eco products and a fancy 'Woo Woo' compost loo.

Shephard's Hut guests have access to the wild swimming lake at designated hours each day.

Email for booking enquiries.

The Cottage

Our gorgeous 1950's cottage sleep up to 6 people. The décor is funky and colourful and the open plan kitchen and dining room are super spacious. There is a large separate living room with a huge modular sofa, log burner and sofa bed. There are two bedrooms upstairs, one double and one with a single and double bed. A separate downstairs toilet and a large upstairs shower room. Located next to the former café, you can access beautiful public footpaths opposite the cottage. Or explore 'The Secret Vineyard' and ancient woodlands. The cottage is perfect for families or a group of friends. There is a large private garden with outdoor seating, firepit and bbq.

Please email for booking enquiries.