Lord of the Rings fans can live like a hobbit in a quirky holiday let

Lord of the Rings fans can live like a hobbit in a quirky hand-crafted holiday let that has curved walls and circular doors

  • Shire Hollow sits in a private woodland estate in the Suffolk countryside and prices start from £100 per night
  • The nine foot tall two-bedroom home is built into a large mound of earth and has and pine trees surrounding it
  • While it resembles Middle Earth, it also has modern day luxuries like a flat-screen TV and WiFi for its guests  

Fans of Lord of the Rings can now live like a hobbit in this quirky holiday let.

Shire Hollow is a hand-crafted Hobbit house inspired by the iconic mythical series, with its circular doors, curved walls and earthen roof.

But luckily the property, which sits in a private woodland estate in the Suffolk countryside, is human-sized and can sleep up to four guests with prices from £100 per night.

The entrance to Shire Hollow a quirky hand-craft holiday let that has been inspired by the Lord of the Rings series 

The entrance to Shire Hollow a quirky hand-craft holiday let that has been inspired by the Lord of the Rings series 

The property sits in a private woodland estate in the Suffolk countryside. It has unusual curved walls and circular doors 

The property sits in a private woodland estate in the Suffolk countryside. It has unusual curved walls and circular doors 

The nine foot tall home is built into a large mound of earth and can sleep up to four adults. Prices start from £100 per night 

The nine foot tall home is built into a large mound of earth and can sleep up to four adults. Prices start from £100 per night 

While it resembles the Middle Earth residence of Frodo and Bilbo Baggins, Shire Hollow also has lots of modern day luxuries like a flat-screen TV and WiFi

While it resembles the Middle Earth residence of Frodo and Bilbo Baggins, Shire Hollow also has lots of modern day luxuries like a flat-screen TV and WiFi

One of the bizarre circular doors inside he two-bedroom property, which can be booked through letting agents Quality Unearthed 

One of the bizarre circular doors inside he two-bedroom property, which can be booked through letting agents Quality Unearthed 

The nine foot tall home is built into a large mound of earth with large tangled roots arching from the ground and tall pine trees protruding either side.

It has lots of interesting features and Hobbit-inspired furniture, and even a miniature statue of Gandalf sits on the mantle-piece.

But while it resembles the Middle Earth residence of Frodo and Bilbo Baggins, Shire Hollow also has lots of modern day luxuries like a flat-screen TV and WiFi for its 21st century guests.

The two bedroom property can be booked through letting agents Quality Unearthed.

The holiday let's online listing says that it is the perfect place for JRR Tolkein fans to live in a fantasy world 

The holiday let’s online listing says that it is the perfect place for JRR Tolkein fans to live in a fantasy world 

Shire Hollow also has a fully-equipped kitchen and a spacious dining room, where guests can entertain 

Shire Hollow also has a fully-equipped kitchen and a spacious dining room, where guests can entertain 

One of the double beds in the two-bedroom holiday let. The walls and the ceiling inside the bedroom are also curved 

One of the double beds in the two-bedroom holiday let. The walls and the ceiling inside the bedroom are also curved 

The curved and circular theme also continues inside the bathroom. The listing describes it as a 'beautiful piece of architecture' 

The curved and circular theme also continues inside the bathroom. The listing describes it as a ‘beautiful piece of architecture’ 

The property has Hobbit-inspired furniture, and even a miniature statue of Gandalf sits on the mantle-piece

The property has Hobbit-inspired furniture, and even a miniature statue of Gandalf sits on the mantle-piece

A spokesman for Quality Unearthed said: ‘Shire Hollow is a real-life Hobbit house, nestled between the ancient earth and towering pine of a beautiful woodland estate.

‘This magnificent construction recreates the imaginary dreamland of life in The Shire with this full-scale human-sized Hobbit house.

‘Whether you are a fan of The Lord of the Rings or just want to try something completely unique, a Hobbit house is an extremely beautiful piece of architecture which makes a wonderful glamping abode.

‘These earth shelters have actually been around for centuries and they rely on the soil and grass to protect them from the outside elements, which also assists the temperature to a natural state inside.

The exterior of the property also has an outside dining area with the listing saying the property is 'spoilt with a whole host of mesmeric natural marvels' 

The exterior of the property also has an outside dining area with the listing saying the property is ‘spoilt with a whole host of mesmeric natural marvels’ 

‘The interior is filled with archetypal Hobbit house features from its curved beams and circular doors, to the quaint stain glass windows – the whole house creates a sense of intrigue and imagination.

‘Every detail of this amazing construction has been carefully considered and beautifully substantiated to make an ultra-special stay.

‘It’s wonderfully positioned in the heart of the glorious Suffolk countryside, the site is spoilt with a whole host of mesmeric natural marvels.

‘Experience the quintessential charm of life in the Shire and satisfy the lifelong dream of every Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit fans with a trip to this spectacular abode.’ 

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