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https://www.farmstayplanet.com is a collection of some of the best farmstays around the world, along with rural travel guides to 18 different countries.
Many people still have the idea that a farmstay is a working holiday type experience, which is true for some, but all the properties on FarmStay Planet are for vacations only, and you can expect the same comforts and quality of service you would find in a hotel or B&B except in a much richer, more interesting environment.
It can be a really memorable experience for a lot of people; peace and quiet, open spaces, and the physical and mental health benefits of being close to nature. And it is educational too: you can also learn an awful lot about the food we eat, where it comes from and how it ends up on our plates.
There are over 300 highly rated farmstays to choose from overall, about a third of which are organic, and range from B&B to self-catering and glamping style huts, many of which are also what you could only describe as luxury farm hotels. And you can find this quality accommodation on everything from ranches in the USA ( https://www.farmstayplanet.com/farm-stay-rural-travel-guides/farmstay-united-states/) and Australia to vineyards in France (https://www.farmstayplanet.com/farm-stay-rural-travel-guides/france/) and Italy, as well as some homely small farm cottage holidays in Britain. (https://www.farmstayplanet.com/farm-stay-rural-travel-guides/farmstay-britain/)
The collection is searchable by location, by facilities and/or by the activities they offer, for example horse riding, cooking classes etc. etc. The vast majority of these farmstays are child friendly, with nearly a quarter being pet friendly. All of of them you can book instantly online, and with a lowest price guarantee via booking.com.
Note: Farmstay Planet diverts a proportion of its revenue to two important charities: The One Acre Fund which does some important work in support of small scale farmers in Kenya, and Farm Forward, an animal rights charity which lobbies for a more cruelty free agriculture industry, with a particular emphasis on the abolition of factory farming.