Delightful Camping Pods near Threave Castle in Dumfries, Scotland

Dumfries, Scotland (United Kingdom)

Delightful Camping Pods near Threave Castle in Dumfries, Scotland

6 units
24 guest capacity
Shared Bathroom
Pets allowed

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
  • Barbecue
These delightful camping pods can be found in the town of Dumfries in southern Scotland, and provide the perfect retreat full of peace and serenity. Each pod comes equipped with foam mattresses, lights, and a heater so glampers feel right at home. Guests will have to bring their own bedding and towels.

Guests will also find a fridge, a kettle, a toaster, and a microwave so they can prepare themselves a snack or a cup of tea. Outside, glampers can relax around the fire pit and enjoy some quiet time. A short walk away, guests will find the communal bathroom and shower block.

This camping site boasts several shared facilities for guests including a children’s play area, a dog exercise area, and a picnic area. There is a covered barbecue area and a shared kitchen too. The site is located near Threave Castle and other points of interest.

Accommodation Features

  • Hot water
  • Towels
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Bunk bed
  • Garden
  • Fridge
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Microwave
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Firewood additional charge
  • Heating
  • Linens and pillows
  • Tea kettle
  • Fire pit
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Shared Barbecue
There are several luxury camping amenities provided at this glamping site to ensure the comfort of guests during their nature retreat. There is an on-site kitchen with stoves, microwaves, and kettles. Outside, there is a fantastic picnic area for enjoying meals. There is also an outdoor communal BBQ area. Laundry facilities include two communal washers and dryers, as well as an outside hanging area to dry clothes.

Additional facilities include a shower block that has hot water and individual cubicles, a play area for children, and a dog exercise area where dogs can be let off their leashes. This site provides electric hook-ups and chemical toilet disposal. Bike racks and caravan storage are also provided.

Guest Services

  • Front desk service
  • Laundry service
  • Sports equipment storage
Glampers can purchase firewood for an additional fee. Bag of logs are £6 and a BBQ charcoal pack is £4.

Location + Surroundings

If guests are looking for a vacation where there is open countryside and lush wildlife, as well as local attractions and conveniences, then this luxury camping site in Scotland is the place to go. Guests will enjoy almost 300 acres of woodlands, paddocks, and ponds, and there is a huge population of wild animals including otters, badgers, and deer. It is located in Dumfries and Galloway, an area which boasts a beautiful natural landscape, and the town center of Dumfries is only six miles away from this glamping site. The nearby village of Crocketford has a small grocery store, and in Dumfries, guests will find several supermarkets to stock up on food.


General activities
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking

The gorgeous woodlands that surround this luxury camping site are ideal for taking nature walks and spotting local wildlife. Cycling is also very popular in this area, and there are fishing ponds on site. Galloway Activity Centre offers sailing, windsurfing, powerboating, kayaking, mountain biking, and more. The Laggan Outdoor offers water balling, mountain boarding, and the longest zip line in the world. Both of these sites can be reached within 40 minutes. Popular local attractions include Threave Castle, Threave Garden and Estate, and Sweetheart Abbey and only nine miles from Dumfries town center.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 10:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • No events
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy


You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.

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Additional Information

There is a two-night minimum stay at this glamping site in Scotland. Rates are based per pod. See the individual unit for the maximum number of guests.

Rates are slightly higher over weekend nights.

This property is pet-friendly.

Guests will need to bring sleeping bags, cooking utensils, plates, and cutlery.

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