Reconnect with Nature with a Relaxing Farm Stay
If you have recently been dreaming about a rural escape after being confined to your home, then a relaxing farm stay might be a great way to enjoy the outdoors and get back in touch with nature, when the time is right to travel again. Booking.com has hand-picked a selection of idyllic farm stays, surrounded by acres of land, where travelers can spend valuable time reconnecting with friends or family members as well as the great outdoors.
Located on a stunning, professional 88-acre equestrian estate, Letchworth Farm is the perfect rural escape. Equestrians and non-equestrians alike will enjoy visiting and riding on this working farm, especially on the guided trail rides with the owners’ beautiful gentle horses. Only available to the farm’s guests, there’s a beautiful, secluded lake for swimming, fishing, picnicking and relaxing. Great for hikers looking for scenic vistas, Letchworth Farm is just steps away from the Greenway Trail leading into Letchworth State Park.
Set on a working ranch is the impressive Grand Canyon Western Ranch, where you can stay in cozy cottages and enjoy horseback riding and wagon rides. During your stay, for the brave-hearted, book a helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon, sample authentic western-style cooking by an open fire and drink while taking in the mesmerizing surroundings of the Grand Canyon.
Offering stunning farmland and garden views, White Lotus Farm & Inn is located on 69 acres in Beaver Valley on the Olympic Peninsula. Animal lovers will love visiting the chickens, Romney sheep, pigs, goats, and ducks on the farm. This is truly an intimate getaway to fulfill your countryside dreams: there is only one cottage equipped with a full kitchenette and complete with a wood-burning stove. Freshly baked sourdough made with local grains and raw unfiltered honey are just some of the treats made on the farm.
You’ll be greeted by Maple Hill Farm Inn’s friendly alpacas and wild turkeys in the front yard when you arrive at this bed and breakfast in Augusta, Maine. Open year-round, you can spend a weekend away unwinding in the sauna and at night, gaze up at the stars from the inn’s outdoor hot tub. Enjoy a made-to-order breakfast each morning and during the cooler weather months, cozy up in one of the bedrooms featuring a fireplace.
Set on ten thousand acres in Alva, Wyoming, Diamond 7 Bar Guest Ranch is a working cattle ranch of any wannabe cowboy’s dreams. The ranch has trail riding options for all ages, and you can even join the ranchers as they herd cattle. If you’re more at home catching fish than saddling up, there’s rainbow trout fishing in Diamond 7 Bar’s reservoirs. Stay in a rustic cabin complete with a kitchen and living or dining room or bring your RV to camp out surrounded by majestic views of the Black Hills.