A small family business and run completely off grid!
With more than a decades experience of making, restoring and travelling in traditional horse drawn gypsy caravans,in 2011 Barny collaborated what he has learned, with his partner Katus’ years of experience, travelling and performing as a musician around the world, to create a unique and unusual business offering a range of services, from bespoke gypsy caravan holidays, pack pony wild camping walking holidays across magnificent landscapes in Cumbria and Northumberland, beautiful horse drawn wedding transport, extraordinary music for any event, horse & cart rides through to wonderfully colourful marquee hire.
For availability, prices and booking please go to our new online booking calendar
Trundle along quiet country lanes in a traditional horse drawn gypsy caravan before camping up at one of our secluded camps where you can cook over an open fire paddle in the streams and immerse yourselves in nature and the great outdoors, before nestling up for the night in the cosy gypsy wagon.
Stationary Gypsy Caravans at Nutwood Retreat
If you love the idea of staying in a gypsy caravan in a secret hidden glade or want a short retreat from the world, we have now created our own “eco-camp”, a private hideaway.
Leave it all behind and immerse yourself in nature!
A “Car-Free Holiday”
Leave your car at home and receive a 10% discount!
We want to encourage and be a part of a more sustainable future.
Wanderlusts has always been completely “off-grid”, and with our new “Nutwood-Retreat” this is to continue!
We now plant a tree for every booking….
With panoramic views of the Lake District fells, the Eden Valley and the Pennines, once you’ve arrived you won’t want to go anywhere! But if you do, its just a short wander down a green lane to the village which has all you need, the pub, the village shop, The Village Bakery, a handmade toy shop, a swimming pool and sauna for private hire and “la Brocante” full to bursting with antiques and brickabrack!
We are currently updating our website, so please contact us with any questions or to book.
3 or 4 night stays now available from around £45 per night.
We look forward to hearing from you