Castle Creavie Hay Barn Hostel, Castle Creavie, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4QE
Call Charlie and Elaine Wannop on 01557 500238
OverviewCastle 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 Walks
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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.
Peaceful breaks on quiet farm.
March 27th 2021
Castlecreavie Haybarn will re open on 26th April, and we will be delighted to welcome guests and share our beautiful farm.
The Haybarn is spacious and warm with woodburning stove , perfect for sole use and family groups . Free range eggs, home made bread and our own honey (if not sold out!) Farmhouse breakfasts to start your day , or 2 course evening meal after your adventurous day , served with local Sulwath beers ! Nearby is Kirkcudbright , an artists town , with plenty of cafes and galleries ,in this attractive fishing town. We are in an area wonderful for cycling :route 7 , and Seven Stanes , beautiful safe Sandy beaches, historic castles and splendid coastal walks , or just relaxing and watching the stunning sun sets .We are in an area of Dark Skies .
Opening from 26th April for visitors from Scotland and from 17th May to all other UK visitors
March 19th 2021
Bookings for up to 6 from one household will have the whole hostel to themselves. We look forward to welcoming you to our lovely hostel in the peaceful Galloway countryside.