Tortoise Bed and Breakfast
Tortoise BnB provides luxury holiday care, so you can enjoy your holiday, safe in the knowledge that your tortoise is enjoying theirs!
Current Coronavirus Advice September 2020:
We are open for boarding
All hand overs are taking place outside Tortoise BnB, with social distancing being respected and hand sanitiser available.
Peace of mind for you and your tortoise: Based in the Hertfordshire countryside near Redbourn, Tortoise BnB is run by me, Anne. When I'm not looking after tortoises, I'm growing weeds, plants and flowers - known as Speedy Weeds - that are sent by post for tortoises throughout the UK.
The health and welfare of every tortoise is at the heart of Tortoise BnB. If a tortoise needs veterinary care during their stay, they will be see by a vet the same day.
If you'd like your tortoise to have a health check, nail and beak trim or worm count during their stay, this can be arranged.
In Summer: Your tortoise can enjoy time in the organic wild flower garden, in an escape proof run, or stay indoors under heat and UV lights. For safety all tortoises are brought inside at night to sleep in spacious, individual tortoise tables or cages.
In Winter: Non-hibernating tortoises stay warm, indoors in spacious individual tables or cages with appropriate heat and UV lamps.
Hibernation: If you're anxious about hibernating your tortoise at home, a full hibernation service is available that includes 'wind down' and 'wake up' - click here for further information
To book your tortoise's holiday: Click here
Spaces at Tortoise BnB are limited, early booking is advisable, particularly at busy times of the year.
Latest News December 2020
Visit our Buying Page for: *Christmas Gifts
*Tortoise friendy plant seeds
Workshops: We are hoping to have a full programme of workshops in 2021. In the meantime we are offering an video call option to discuss your tortoise set up and general husbandry. The cost is £40 for a 45 minute session with a follow up email to cover all points discussed.
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The Tortoisebnb Facebook page is very popular with tortoises - and their owners. It's packed with the latest news from Tortoise Bnb, advice on the most up to date husbandry and there's always a 'Plant of the week' to help you with foraging and growing suitable food for your tortoises
Click on the 'f ' icon at the top of the page to see what happening at Tortoise BnB
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