Saturday, January 12, 2019

Campfire - Tub of wood or Swedish log

 or a  Tub of wood 

(Campfire  kit - firelighter, kindling sticks, hard wood logs.)
Blue honesty teapot to put your £8 in at reception hatch.

                                                                  Reflector Campfire

 Reflector campfire (Big stones at back)

Designated Campfires  but no foraging/ gathering wood.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Glamping - Camping ( Caravan in a cabin) Booking

Classic 2 berth Castleton caravan in a Cabin.
Limited edition, serial number 1339.

Refurbished  January 2019
with En-suite env. friendly compost toilet

Recycled Oak and Douglas Fir posts extension

Outside "Stoop"

Inside the extension

1 recycled citroen chair and leather settee.

Log burning stove "Wildo"

2 ring + grill calor gas stove + pans.

Inside the caravan

seats can be left as 2 singles or

pull under seat board with leg to make a double
Plenty of storage

En suite  extension at the back of the caravan 
with compsot toilet


Campfire area "Well"

1 basket of wood
(already in the extension by the stove)
(More tubs of  wood  £8 @ at reception.)

It is no smoking and no pets.
 Only safety t lights in containers please.


Lovely oak veneered cupboards.
Plates, mugs, utensils, etc.
Electric lights
Water refil @ 10 metres.

 Woodland setting.
Showers 2 miles north at  :-

Dalgety bay fish and chip takeaway
3 miles

To enquire or book,
click email at right hand side of blog
with numbers, e.t.a., dates, etc.

It is £60 for two people for the first night bringing your own quilt, pillows, linen, etc
(We can supply bedding etc. @ £8 per person.)
  2nd night concessions 
                 Visitors extra by arrangement. Visitors must be checked in i.e. names, car reg, etc.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Glamping -Camping Pavilion Hire

Off grid - i.e. no electrics or showers etc.
It's big, Approx 54 square metres.
Ideal for a large family of 2 adults and a few children.
 Sleeps 6+ 1
 (2 doubles, 2 singles in a bunk and 1 or 2 tiny kids on a 3/4/ studio couch )
Situated at top meadows.
Enviromentally  friendly compost toilets @ 30 metres
A little container of mains water to start you off
then refil at reception.


Have a look inside:-

Wood-burning stove-oven

Box of wood and Log basket  with a few starter sticks, logs, etc.

Stayed 7 days, cooked:-
 roast chicken dinner, a brisket, a curry, prawn risotto, crumble, overnight french pork...)

kitchenette/Preparation area:-

Cupboard, plates, glasses, cutlery, utensils, etc.

6'   table and benches
(2 pine  Celtic stools, 1 oak x guillotine)

Sleeps 6+ 1:-
2 double beds

1 pair of full size bunk beds

Studio couch for 1 or maybe 2 small children.

  Oak chest for table and games storage

Bedding (pillows, sheet, duvet)
can be  hired if booked in advance @ £8 per person for the whole visit.

Bag storage under bunks, drawer in bed

Coat and shoe storage


2 burner calor gas stove with grill
Lots of good pans

Washing up area
5 gallon water container.

Table and 4 chairs
2 deck chairs

 Outside wood burner

Camp fire area and rustic seating.

Bring bedding (pillows, bottom sheets, duvets),
torches, lanterns, more tea lights, and drinking water.
No smoking, No pets.
Safety tea lights ( no loose candles)
1st night  £100 minimum occupancy (i.e. 4 adults) 
(would consider just 2 people staying if more than 1 night).
Basically £25 p.p.p.n., £15 pre teens.
Possible concessions for 2nd night.
Visitors must be checked in, names, car reg and paid for.

Booking  by online bank transfer
 (ask for bank details when ready to transfer.)
Confirm all names, car reg's, e.t.a. and e.t.departure.

Departure:- Please leave it tidy as you found it and
put key in reception letter box hatch.

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Food local - bread, eggs, hot smoked salmon, butchers

(All our glamping options have a bread knife provided, 
so that you can enjoy the local baker's products)

Lunch local with rye bread from 1 mile away

Hugh Black butcher
Campfire cooking idea for a piece of ribeye

Don't forget your cumberland sausages for the campfire

Bread and eggs:-
John and Fiona at " Woodlea Stables " Crossgate KY11 7ER
Great for the campfire

Friday, Saturday and Sunday to 2:30p.m.

Fresh baked farmhouse bread

Also fruit and vegetables