Marthrown of Mabie Bunkhouse, Mabie Forest, Dumfries, DG2 8HB
Marthrown is set in the heart of Mabie Forest, about 6 miles south of Dumfries.It has a traditional sauna, a wood burning spring water hot tub, a large BBQ, garden areas, a challenge course and plenty of room for groups.
The forest has a variety mountain bike routes, ranging in length and difficulty and the 7Stanes mountain bike trails are nearby. Although we are a self-catering hostel group meals are available to order. Marthrown is suitable for all age groups. Facilities include secure store for bikes and equipment and a large dining area suitable for meetings. For something a little different why not try staying in the Roundhouse or Yurt? Are you looking for a completely different type of Scottish wedding venue to tie the knot? The Bunkhouse, Roundhouse and Yurt are also available for forest and outdoor weddings, see website.This accommodation is featured on our map of the Scottish Borders, Glasgow, Edinburgh and South Scotland and here is its own website.
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From Dumfries take A710 (west) to Mabie Forest passing through the village of Islesteps. Turn right signposted Mabie Forest and Mabie House Hotel. Follow tarmac road over speed bumps to the end of the hotel and forest rangers office, through courtyard and onto forest track, Marthown is signposted and is exactly one mile into the forest.
From Dumfries (White Sands) take the Stagecoach bus service 372 to Mabie Forest. It is best to arrive in daylight. 1.5 mile walk from road.
This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is available to individuals, is an 'Eco Hostel', has a pub within walking distance and is on the Hostels that welcome stag and hen parties map and the Wedding Venue page.