Barholm Accommodation, St Johns Street, Creetown, Dumfries and Galloway, DG8 7JE
Call Jenny Adams on 01671 820810
OverviewThe Barholm Enterprise Centre was transformed by the joint efforts of the Creetown Initiative and the National Lottery Fund and has become home to a variety of businesses that could not have existed within the community before. The Arts and Crafts Co-operative features an assortment of art, jewellery, photographs and many other types of craft from local contributors. Perfect for cyclists, walkers, fishermen or those who generally enjoy the outdoors, Barholm Accommodation offers high quality en suite shared occupancy and private rooms. Up to 28 can be accommodated in 9 rooms. There is a ground floor room which is dog friendly. Facilities include a communal kitchenette with fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster and microwave. 32 inch Freeview TV available in each room. There is cycle hire on site as well as bicycle repair facilities, an electric car charging station, dry room and secure shed for storing bikes. The charity shop features shelves full of oddities and unique items. Freshly ground coffee and local produce can be found in the Creetown store, just up the road, daily.
This accommodation is featured on our map of the Scottish Borders, Glasgow, Edinburgh and South Scotland and here is its own website.
Beds & Rooms:28
Open:All year. All day
Price per night:From £20
Booking:Book online via the website
Directions:Take the turning for Creetown from the A75 (Brown signs to Castle Cary Holiday Park). Follow this street (Park Crescent which becomes St Johns Street). Barholm accommodation is on the right.
Public Transport:Train at Dumfries, buses from Dumfries and Stranraer
Walks:Long Distance Walks
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Barholm accommodation is Good to Go for Winter breaks in 2020 / 2021
December 1st 2020
Open throughout the Winter, subject to Government regulations. Overlooking Wigtown Bay this hostel is part of the Barholm Centre, which houses an Arts and Crafts shop as well as a cycle hire centre. With veiws out over the Cree estuary it is a fantastic base for walking or cycling trips around this area of Dumfries and Galloway. Please call 01671 820810 for availability and any updates – please leave a voice mail if the answer machine activates Ask for Jenny or Panny.
Take your dog to Barholm Accommodation.
August 12th 2019
Barholm Accommodation is in a prime location for footpaths and with dog friendly space your furry friend wont miss out!
Barholm Accommodation, being in a prime location for footpaths, offers dog friendly space so your furry friend won’t miss out! There is a wide range of footpaths from Creetown- from circular to coastal- you can enjoy stunning views and coastal breezes or experience the eerie solitude of brooding disused quarries.
Newton Stewart Walking Festival, 10th to 16th May 2019
May 2nd 2019
30 guided walks with transport included in the wonderfully unspoilt landscape of Galloway, based just 6 miles from Barholm walkers accommodation
The 17th annual Newton Stewart Walking Festival includes both our day time walks and on evening social programme. Galloway is a wonderfully unspoilt landscape with an endless variety of routes for walkers to enjoy. Walkfest offers around 30 routes over 7 days, with transport and guides included. Find out more about the festival here.
Barholm Accommodation offers high quality en suite shared occupancy and private rooms with communal kitchenette. Perfect for cyclists, walkers, fishermen or those who generally enjoy the outdoors. There’s even a dog freidnly room on the ground floor.