Berries, Boil up, Baking, Bliss
An exciting new experience for you this summer! The Barbour Living Heritage Village has partnered with The Homestead Adventures to offer a 2-day Berry Picking extravaganza. This package includes berry picking, boil up, guided tour, making your own jam and pastry pie, 2 nights accommodation, continental breakfast each morning and an Olde Shoppe Restaurant dinner voucher ($50 value).
Advance Booking is Required. You have a choice in the accommodations. You will be able to stay at Audrey's Tickle Bliss in the Barbour Village or go glamping with The Homestead Adventures. You will select your preference when you book the package.
Arrive in the evening, check in at the Barbour Living Heritage Village and proceed to your pre-selected accommodations.
Guided berry picking experience and boil up
Back to the Village and dinner at the Olde Shoppe Restaurant
Retire for the evening
Learn how to make jam from the berries you picked and make your own pastry pie
Guided tour of the Village
Explore the hidden Gems that only locals know!
Stay and Pick Package: $499 per couple
Barbour Living Heritage Village
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Your Package includes 2 nights accommodations. Choose between Audrey's Tickle Bliss Tourist Home or Glamping with The Homestead Adventures. You will need make your selection at the time you book the package.
Audrey's Tickle Bliss
This beautiful tourist home is on the waterfront in the Barbour Living Heritage Village. From your vantage point you will have a wonderful view of the Village and the Tickle.
Years ago the building was used as the Director’s residence. In 2014 we renovated the premises to be used as a tourist home. We’ve kept the integrity of this heritage property while offering you modern amenities such as high speed internet. Stand at the window and imagine life the way it used to be. Imagine living in a home just like this. Imagine the past meeting the present.
Glamping with The Homestead Adventures
The Homestead Adventrues offers outdoor adventures and upscale glamourized camping accommodations for those looking to experience the great outdoors while still having the comfort of a warm room and pillow-top mattress at the end of the day.
The Homestead Adventures is a new outdoor adventure company located in New-Wes-Valley. For more information visit their website, www.thehomesteadadventures.com
After a delicious continental breakfast, you will be treated to a guided tour of the Barbour Living Heritage Village. It's like taking a walk back in time as you explore the Barbour Family Home, the old Methodist School House, the Fishing Stage, Sealing Museum and more.
You will then head out on your guided berry picking excursion. You'll learn more about the shore, have a traditional boil-up and pick berries to your hearts content in some of the finest berry picking areas in Newfoundland.
When you return to the Village in the late afternoon you'll be able to treat yourself to a meal at the Olde Shoppe Restaurant and then relax for the evening.
The Stay and Pick Package includes an Olde Shoppe Restaurant voucher valued at $50.
Traditional Culinary Experience
On Day 2 you'll start your day with another scrumptious continental breakfast and then comes the fun. You will try your hand a making jam from your very own berries you picked the day before. Then you get your hands in the dough to make a traditional berry pie.
Haven't done this before? No worries!
At the Olde Shoppe Restaurant we have a special kitchen and experienced pastry chiefs to talk you through the experience and show you what to do, step by step. What's more, you get to take your pie with you when you leave.