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The Bothy At Kirkwood


The Bothy At Kirkwood

2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bed
1 bath
Sparkling clean13 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the keypad.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Cosy, rustic, off-grid wooden cabin, surrounded by mature, private woodland with diverse wildlife. 1.5 miles south of Biggar.

Woodburning Stove & Cookware
Sleeping Bags/Pillows with fresh cotton slips/Towels/Firewood/Candles all provided
Outdoor (heat your own water) Camping Shower
Compost loo

Views to Coulter Fell & Tinto Hill - fantastic hikes!
Easy walk to River Clyde
Glentress/Peebles 30min by car, Edinburgh 40min, Glasgow 50min
Regular Direct Bus Service

* This is not Glamping! ;-)


Indoor fireplace
Free parking on premises
Private entrance

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 double bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in time is 3PM - 12AM (midnight)
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with keypad


198 Reviews

Sarah User Profile
December 2017
Merlin will give you everything you need to disconnect and recharge. Use your time wisely, switch off your phone, make the fireplace your best friend and invest some time in yourself. The cabin is perfection. I made a few lovely walks in the area but for me, sitting and reading…
Antoinette User Profile
September 2017
Loved this little cabin in the woods.
Eleanor User Profile
July 2017
Such a beautiful and peaceful place, we wished we could stay longer. The bothy is very comfortable and cosy, and the outdoor shower was great fun!
Dylan User Profile
June 2018
Excellent! Pictures do not do it justice, the place is amazing, and we really enjoyed our stay. Katie was worried about the camping shower but actually enjoyed it. Listening to the birds and being surrounded by nature was amazing, and time for us to spend some really quality tim…
Emma User Profile
May 2018
If you need to get away from it all, the bothy is the ideal destination. Situated down a woodland path, it’s like walking into a fairy tale. Although the bothy itself is basic (no electricity or hot running water), there is a real sense of luxury as time slows down and one can en…
Malaika User Profile
May 2018
This is our second time staying in The Bothy, and all the little changes have just made this wonderful space that much more comfortable and welcoming. We are already planning our next visit! Merlin is quick to respond, and happy to help which is incredibly kind given his busy sch…
Taylor User Profile
May 2018
What a fantastic place to stay for a relaxing two nights. The outdoor toilet was so clean! We had lunch at the Old Mill pub which I would highly recommend, very friendly owners. Biggar is also a lovely wee town.

Hosted by Merlin

Biggar, United KingdomJoined in April 2013
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