The Waterhouse and The Boathouse Kirkcudbright, Dumfries and Galloway
The Waterhouse retreat in beautiful rural Galloway is a tranquil, romantic and secluded naturist friendly hideaway. A stunning environment for special occasions like honeymoons and birthdays or for simply ‘just being’ and getting back to nature. The Waterhouse is a handcrafted, organic, wooden pole house, built with sustainable materials and with a living sedum roof. It is set in a large and abundant wildlife garden, created lovingly from grassland, and has ponds, woodland, lush tropical planting, native wild flowers and vegetables, which can all be enjoyed from the calming sanctuary of the outdoor hot tub. This is also perfect for enjoying the dark skies of Galloway and circling bats. The adjoining unique, wooden wigwam, The Boathouse, offers additional and comfortable accommodation for Waterhouse visitors and Westwater Lodge, in its own private garden, offers more traditional Galloway cottage style accommodation.
The Otter is our brand new off grid Eco Bothy. Sitting in its own secluded part of our grounds it commands stunning views across Loch Ken and comes with its own hot tub, decking and steps down to its own private lochan. It sleeps two and is beautifully furnished; equipped with everything you require for a luxurious romantic get away.
High Tide is a holiday hut situated on the shores of FleetBay in the Solway Firth. Carrick Shore is a place of outstanding natural beauty which boasts some spectacular sunsets and a true sense of peace. High Tide is the sort of place for those who want to just get away for a while. Walking, bird watching, reading, or just enjoying the view. It’s about being off line for a while.
Hidden away on a small farm nestled between the Galloway Hills and the Solway Firth. You’ll find our comfy cabins tucked away in copses of Gorse or on a tree line bank next to a duck pond. Our timber Wigwams, Pods and Posh Pods with wood fired hot tubs are open all year. Relax in a quiet and peaceful place with the horses and rambling Herdwick sheep to keep you company. Campfires, toasted marshmallows and a lazy starlit nights with friends. Near to beaches, forests with mountain bike trails and lots of things to see and do. www.gorsebank.com
Marthrown Roundhouse of Mabie, Mabie Forest, Dumfries and Galloway
Marthrown of Mabie is situated in the heart of Mabie Forest, Dumfries and Galloway providing a selection of unique and unusual styles of accommodation, catering for groups of any type or size. Marthrown of Mabie features a Tipi , a Yurt ideal for ‘Glamping’ in southern Scotland, a Bunkhouse , Woodland Camping and our famous Roundhouse – come and take a look around; you will find simply – something different! www.marthrownofmabie.com
Loch Ken Eco Bothies are situated in the heart of southwest Scotland on the shores of Loch Ken. They are beautifully equipped and well-furnished each with their own log burning hot tub. Sit back after a day out on the water or sampling the activities in the area and enjoy a glass of wine whilst relaxing in perfect peace overlooking the shores of Loch Ken. www.lochkenecobothies.co.uk
Brochloch Bothy Dumfriesshire The Bothy is situated in the heart of southwest Scotland on a small, family run working farm. Brockloch Bothy is a unique architect designed eco building which lies in a secluded spot beside a bluebell wood with views out over the Galloway hills. The Bothy has been cleverly designed to create a modern, stylish and cosy place to stay that will appeal to either couples enjoying a romantic break or families keen to explore this gorgeous part of the country. www.brockloch.co.uk