Castle Creavie Hay Barn Hostel, Castle Creavie, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4QE

Call Charlie and Elaine Wannop on 01557 500238


Castle Creavie Haybarn has been converted to a comfortable family friendly independent hostel sleeping 6. Quietly set on a working farm it is surrounded by spectacularly beautiful Galloway countryside. Hugely spacious open plan design, oak floors, with 6 comfortable beds, dining area, wood burning stove, separate kitchen with basic cooking facilities, fridge, washroom and W.C. Also available on site are: hot showers, washing/drying facilities, bike wash and safe store, farmhouse breakfast (pre booked) £7.50 pp. Ideal base for walkers and cyclists with 7Stanes and NCN Route 7 (3 miles away). Guests are welcome to enjoy the farm footpaths and observe the daily life on this working sheep farm. Available seasonally: fresh baked bread, cakes and honey, home reared pork and lamb, sausage, bacon and fresh farm eggs. Castle Creavie is named after two Iron Age forts, and is 4 miles from the popular harbour town of Kirkcudbright which has a good range of pubs, cafés, and restaurants. Galloway is famed for its many castles, abbeys, first class walks and long sandy beaches.

This accommodation is featured on our map of the Scottish Borders, Glasgow, Edinburgh and South Scotland and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    6: 1x4, 1x2
  • Open:

    All year. All day.
  • Price per night:

    £20pp bed linen provided & beds made up. Electricity included.
  • Booking:

    Book by phone and online. Deposit required by post or PayPal.
  • Directions:

    From the A75 take the A711 to Kirkcudbright. In the town centre turn left at the Royal Hotel onto the B727 (Gelston), pass the cemetery and at the next road junction go straight on (Auchencairn / Dundrennan). Follow for approx 4 miles.
  • Public Transport:

    4 miles from Kirkcudbright citylink services.
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks
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aMixed dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
sComputer with internet
uWithin 3 miles of NCN


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Castle Creavie Hay Barn surrounded by spectacular Galloway countryside

June 2nd 2021

This comfortable family friendly hostel is on a working farm. It has a hugely spacious open plan design with oak floors, comfy beds and a wood burning stove. The ideal base for walkers and cyclists.

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Fresh Air and Freedom !

May 17th 2021

As of 17th May we can take bookings for up to 6 people , from up to 3 households, This is perfect for Castlecreavie Haybarn for your safe exclusive use , with no need to physically distance inside.


Fresh Start

May 1st 2021

First of May, first longhorn calf born….first visitors into The Haybarn Hostel today ….Hurray !
We are ready and looking forward to welcoming visitors again from all UK at last !

The Haybarn is roomy and spacious with 4 cosy beds, with another 2 beds in adjoining apartment with stunning views.


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