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Wild Thyme Organic Farm & Eco-Retreat

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“eco retreat”(6 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Fitness centre
If you like delicious organic food and want to experience a traditional village, you'll love Wild Thyme. Described in the Guardian as Bulgaria's 'most ecologically committed and spiritually inspired' retreat - 'a labour of love and ingenuity'. On their organic small holding which...
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Klement Okridski 9 | Palamartsa, Popovo 7850, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Staying here was one of the highlights of our trip. Really warm owners full of recommendations and a toasty living room in the cooler months. We felt at home here and enjoyed cycling about the village. The house itself is beautifully done up!

Thank Sohini M
Response from Claire_at_Wild_Thyme, Owner at Wild Thyme Organic Farm & Eco-RetreatResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. It was great having you here and delighted to hear you enjoyed it. X

Reviewed 1 October 2017

For a quiet reading spot, nature-filled days or a taste or rural life, this is your place. Amazing, comfortable home to explore and enjoy from every angle in the collection of benches, hammocks and swingig and rocking chairs. Claire and Chris are incredibly hospitable and...More

Thank Cat M
Response from Claire_at_Wild_Thyme, Owner at Wild Thyme Organic Farm & Eco-RetreatResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so much. It was wonderful to meet you all. Wishing you lots of success and fun with your dream. X

Reviewed 4 September 2017

My wife, daughter (who is almost 2) and I had an amazing eight days at Wild Thyme. The house and garden are beautiful, the ethos of the farm is amazing utilising renewable energies, reusing and recycling almost everything, with organic food grown at the farm....More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Wild Thyme was a lovely place for us, both adults and kids, to spend a week's holiday this Summer. It has lots of beautiful spaces both inside and out for everyone to spread out in and relax . Pretty much everything has been thought of...More

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Response from Claire_at_Wild_Thyme, Owner at Wild Thyme Organic Farm & Eco-RetreatResponded 26 August 2017

Thanks so much. So lovely to meet you all and enjoy all these wonderful experiences with you. Will miss your interesting conversation! All the best.

Reviewed 17 August 2017

We loved every minute of our stay in this beautiful rural, traditional Bulgarian farmhouse located in a lovely very unspoilt village. The owners, Chris and Claire live in the next door property and were just the perfect hosts - on hand for any questions and...More

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Response from Claire_at_Wild_Thyme, Owner at Wild Thyme Organic Farm & Eco-RetreatResponded 19 August 2017

Thanks so much. It was a real pleasure to have you here. We really enjoyed it. x

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If you like delicious organic food and want to experience a traditional village, you'll love Wild Thyme. Described in the Guardian as Bulgaria's 'most ecologically committed and spiritually inspired' ...More retreat - 'a labour of love and ingenuity'. On their organic small holding which includes pigs, goats and chicks, the owners, Claire and Chris, have created a homely eco guest cottage finished in natural mud plaster and limewash. Here, guests can join in taking the goats out, collecting eggs, foraging for mushrooms in May to pickling and wine making in September.There is lots to do in the area including visiting the World Heritage sites of Sveshtari Tombs, an ancient tomb still in pristine condition or the wonderful painted monastry at Ivanovo. The house sleeps 7;has 2 bathrooms, living room, modern kitchen/dining area & living room; private garden with bbq and undercover barn. Eco features include solar power, solar water and an extra compost toilet. Reiki or massage therapy available. Less
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Dining (15)
Room & Suite (12)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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MARIANNE37A
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Response from Claire_at_Wild_Thyme | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for getting in touch. The price is 200 BG lev to rent the whole place which is for 7 people. The minimum stay is 3 nights. We also do bed and breakfast which is 50 BG lev per person. Let me know if you have any... More
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"All lovely!"
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"all the rooms are comfy"
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"The two double bed rooms upstairs are light, airy and very pleasant. Only one room does not have stairs."
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"All rooms are lovely, it depends what you need."
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