The Yurt and The Ark

As well as The Strawbale Studio, in the grounds of Michael's Folly stand these charming structures. The Yurt and The Ark are ideal for short holiday breaks or small events, workshops, ceremonies, celebrations, retreats in conjunction with The Strawbale Studio. For more information see the dedicated website for hiring structures, and contact Fabrizia.

The Yurt

In The Yurt at Michael's Folly, with cosy wood-burning stoveInside The Yurt at Michael's FollyApproaching The Yurt at Michael's Folly A wool-insulated furnished yurt 16 feet in diameter with a wood burner stove, self-contained with cooking facilities and cutlery, etc. It can sleep four people, on one roll-out double bed, a single sofa bed and single mattress.

Inside The Yurt looking towards the doorway

"Being here gives me a deep sense of rightness and peace. Thank you!"
- Marjolein

"Beautiful, magical - a Healing Space to reconnect with the Inner Being... Blessings to all that seek sanctuary here..."
- Georgie Catling

The Ark

Inside The ArkIn The Ark at Michael's Folly - retractable ladder leads to double bed above kitchenThe Ark, a cosy cabin at Michael's FollyIn the orchard is The Ark, a cosy wooden cabin that sleeps three/four with kitchen facilities, wood-burning stove (which heats water for the shower) and compost loo. It makes for a lovely self-contained accomodation; there is a double bunk bed upstairs above the kitchen area in the porchway and a single sofa bed in the lounge, with a spare unfoldable mattress for a fourth person. Ideal as a communal eating place, rest room, dressing room, retreat or quiet space.

The Ark kitchen at Michael's Folly

"Still enchanted by the special time I had at Michael's Folly. Every moment was wonderful. Missing it so much. Thank you !!!"
- Irene Solar

"A perfect place of refuge, charged with love of every kind. Deepest gratitude."
- Melanie and Robert Sachs