33 Things to Consider Before Choosing a Rural Wedding Venue

Are you trying to decide whether to get married at a rural wedding venue? Make sure you think through the reality of getting wed in the countryside. You might be surprised at what you’ll find. Already decided? Please see our venue hire details and pricing. 1. Not all farms have … Read more

Staying at Barnutopia for your Glamping or Camping Break, Wedding or Event

It doesn’t matter why you are staying at Barnutopia, our objective is to ensure you have a wonderful and comfortable stay. All our glamping units are fully furnished with real beds, power, heating, lighting and free Wi-Fi. Our campsite is small but perfectly formed right next to a stream that … Read more

Shropshire Party Venue for Evening or Overnight Hire

 Shropshire party venue available for evening hire last weekend November through first weekend February inclusive. A great party space, our rustic party barn has a licensed bar (or bring your own), music system, dance floor and more. Attached to the party barn is the Dutch barn, a fantastic indoor/outdoor space where you can … Read more

Halloween and Bonfire Weekend Glamping Adventure

We’ve put together a great deal for Halloween and bonfire weekend during half-term 2017. Choose Halloween or Bonfire Weekend or BOTH if you’re feeling really wild. This is glamping with bells on. Fabulous fully furnished yurts, stables, cabin and bunkhouse with real beds made up ready for your arrival, power, … Read more

New Year 2018 Glamping in a Yurt, Stable, Cabin or Bunkhouse

Join us for New Year 2018 in the gorgeous Shropshire hills. This is our third time welcoming guests to celebrate the New Year glamping in style at Barnutopia. Book now for a fabulous break with a festive dinner, fireworks and fizz as we bring in New Year 2018 in style … Read more

Team Building Corporate Retreat Glamping in Rural Shropshire

After many whole site bookings and requests to organize team building activities we have put together a corporate retreat package. Katrina and Steve Boydon (Barnutopia owners) have many years’ experience as organisers and participants of corporate retreats and team building events. Katrina is the ex vice president and head of web … Read more

Children’s Party Bunkhouse Glamping Near Oswestry, Shropshire

Plan the perfect children’s party in rural heaven. Following the addition of our lovely bunkhouse Bethan, we received a few requests for overnight glamping parties for children. Normally, we do not take single night bookings as it’s quite a bit of work cleaning and changing the units. However, after mulling on … Read more

Crowdfunder for Wedding and Event Venue in Shropshire

We were too impatient and forged ahead with our barn improvements without ever launching the Crowdfunder. However, we have launched a smaller Crowdfunder to Add a Yurt at Barnutopia. Great rewards exceed pledge value. #BeautifyTheBarn Completed without Crowdfunder Funds Our crowdfunding project aka Operation #BeautifyTheBarn, is to raise funds to … Read more

Tanycoed Rooms for Smaller Friends and Family Gatherings

The farmhouse reception rooms (entrance room, dining room, bathroom, lawn area and optional gazebo with or without sides) are available for smaller groups of between 10 and 20 guests. Suitable for more intimate gatherings of friends and family, the farmhouse has a different feel to the party barn, of course. You … Read more