Peaceful Hut Rental for a Holiday in a Picturesque Village near Galloway Forest Park in Dumfries, Scotland

Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland (United Kingdom)

Peaceful Hut Rental for a Holiday in a Picturesque Village near Galloway Forest Park in Dumfries, Scotland

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1 unit
4 guest capacity
No pets allowed
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Description

This cozy shepherds hut is located in a peaceful village surrounded by farmland and picturesque woodlands in Dumfries, near Galloway Forest Park, Scotland, and can accommodate four guests. There is one bedroom and one bathroom. The bedroom is equipped with two sets of bunk beds, conveniently accommodating families and groups. All bedding and towels are provided.

The holiday rental features private showering facilities, complete with a toilet, a sink, and a shower. There is a kitchenette, equipped with a microwave, a single burner stovetop, and basic kitchen utensils. There is a dining area with a table and chairs for relaxing and enjoying meals from the comfort of guests’ glamping retreat.

Outside, guests will have exclusive access to secure bicycle storage, scenic views of the expansive surrounding green hillside, and wildlife roaming openly on the land.

Features

  • 2 Bunk bed
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Toiletries
  • Linens and pillows
  • Dryer
  • Dining table
  • 2 Twin/Single bed
  • Cooking basics
Guests are invited to bask in the peace and comfort of the sprawling open land surrounding this beautiful property. This glamping site is the perfect escape in nature for those looking to take advantage of one of the many cycling routes or nearby attractions while coming home to a relaxing and cozy retreat with comforting amenities to recharge.

There are full laundry facilities on-site, guests will have access to secure storage for their bicycles. A repair service is available upon request. Other amenities include free on-site parking, heating, hot water, soap, and toilet paper.

Guest Services

  • Bar/Pub
  • Laundry service
  • Cafe
  • Restaurant
A local farm butcher provides meat, sausage, bacon and eggs which can be purchased from the on-site shop, along with wood and charcoal for barbecuing.

Bicycle repair services are available at the property. Additional charges may apply.

Laundry facilities are also available upon request. Additional charges may apply.

Location + Surroundings

Terrain
  • Forest
  • Mountain
Local services
  • Supermarket
Entertainment
  • Shopping
  • Museums
This immaculately maintained property with stunning countryside views is located between the rural villages of Cargenbridge and Lochfoot, in Dumfries, Scotland. Surrounded by lush landscapes, farms, and woodlands, guests will find a peaceful and comfortable refuge to relax, rejuvenate, and stay warm while exploring the beautiful forests, parks, and castles nearby, or embarking on a cycling adventure.

The property is based on Old Military Road, situated along the Sustrans Cycle Route 7 (Sunderland to Inverness), making it an ideal stopover point for those exploring the area by bicycle or on foot. The Galloway Forest Park, Britain’s largest forest park, offers 300 square miles of raw beauty, with towering mountains, lochs, ancient woodlands, and diverse landscapes. The park is ready to be explored, located just 30 minutes away from the property.

The historic downtown area of Dumfries is about 15 minutes away, and offers fun for all ages, including visits to enchanting castles, farm tours, ice skating, museums, and a dino park. The town offers a large selection of restaurants, shops, markets, and additional entertainment within close proximity of the property.

Edinburgh Airport is two hours away from the property.

Activities

  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Swimming
  • Meditation
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife watching on-site

This glamping getaway offers the unique opportunity to experience the relaxation of countryside village living while enjoying close proximity to several of Southern Scotland’s most impressive attractions. This property is conveniently situated along the Sustrans Route 7, the 601 miles cycle route from Sunderland to Inverness, making it the perfect stop to recharge, while enjoying comforting amenities.

Just 15 minutes away from the property, guests can access the downtown area of Dumfries, with an exciting lineup of restaurants, markets, shopping, and attractions for all ages. Formerly a royal burgh, this historical town is home to the Caerlaverock castle, parks, farms, museums, a dino park, ice skating rinks, and more.

Just 30 minutes away, guests can access the spectacular Galloway Forest Park, stretching from seashore to mountaintops, showcasing an array of wildlife and dramatic landscapes. Red and Roe Deer thrive in the woodlands of this park while a variety of birds of prey patrol the sky.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
  • No Pets allowed

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 24 hours
Flexible: You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.
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Additional Information

For guests visiting without a car, there is a local bus which travels between Dumfries to Castle Douglas approximately every hour, between 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday. There is no service on Sundays. Taxis can be booked in advance.

Pets are not allowed.

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