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The Big Crochet Stayaway

Crochet retreat located in Hertfordshire, UK, 3 days of crochet, relaxation and good company! crochet retreat, crochet workshop, crochet class, crochet course, crochet retreat uk, crochet workshop uk, crochet course uk, bobbiny, crochet now, rosy green wool, west yorkshire spinners

Love to crochet but never get enough time? Looking for somewhere to relax and immerse yourself in a world of crochet and crafts? Never held a hook but eager to join the crochet revolution?

Huzzah! Come and join us at The BIG Crochet Stayaway! Get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and hook till your hearts content in a relaxed, informal and fun environment at the idyllic Anstey Grove Barn in Hertfordshire, and new for 2018 you can join us at our glamping retreat at Gredon Lakes!

Homemade food, a plethora of yarn to fiddle with, crochet/craft workshops and an idyllic countryside setting...what more could you ask for?! Join us for the whole weekend, or bag yourself a day pass (Saturday only).

We have teamed up with some fabulous small businesses with their hand crafted goodies to make the weekend truly special. 

Amazing, relaxing, BEST WEEKEND EVER
— Vicki - Munch and Missy Mouse Crochet
Please let me stay here!
— Tracey
Fabulous, friendly, relaxing, great company :-)
— Zoe
When is the next one?!
— Steph - Hookandscumble
Don’t want to go home
— Mel
Thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you!
— Louise
Do not want to go home! Amazing venue, amazing food, amazing company and truly relaxing. Novice to professional in one weekend - my new hobby! Thank you Louisa, good job!
— Tania

Upcoming Retreat Dates

8th - 10th December - Winter Edition
2nd - 4th March 2018 - Spring Edition
8th - 10th June 2018 - Summer Edition
14th-16th July 2018 - Glamping
13th - 17th August 2018 - Bumper Edition
28th - 30th September 2018 - Autumn Edition
7th - 9th December 2018 - Winter Edition

At the Barn, there are 5 stunning rooms available, all en-suite. Bring a friend along, share a room and save! 

Over at the glamping arena, there are 3 tipis with 5 single beds in, book an entire tipi with a gang of mates to save! There are also a few spaces to bring your own tent if you would prefer.

Booking Type          Weekend        Week
Barn Single Room                 £490      £575
Barn Twin Room (2 people)   £750      £850
Barn Day Pass                       £90        £90
Glamping (single bed)          £300
Glamping (Tipi for 5)           £1250
Glamping Day Pass               £90

To book a place today, all you need to do is pay the non-refundable deposit (£150 for the barn, £100 for glamping - if booking a day pass, full payment is required at booking). Balance is due no later than 6 weeks before the arrival date, all details for payment will be sent via email confirmation once place is booked. If you would like to pay in installments just let us know.

The boring bit...T&Cs - click here for the full spiel!