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Wheems Camping Pod - Curlew

Shepherds hut -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
St Margaret's Hope, South Ronaldsay, Orkney Islands, Scotland
Wheems Eco Bothies / Pods overlook cliffs and sandy beaches to the south within 5 minutes walk. Wheems Eco Cabins are designed and built on the farm, resembling the traditional upturned boat shelters. They look out to sea through fully glazed double doors and provide an indoor/outdoor living option with their outdoor deck, very helpful for our changeable weather. These (2.7m x 2m) wooden structures, offer lined and insulated accommodation for those who prefer not to travel ladened with tent, bedding and cooking equipment.

Bicycles and vehicles can be parked discreetly beside the cabins. We have a shed available for bicycles if needed. Inside, a simple platform provides double or single bed options or raised seating. There are 4 camping mattresses which fit on the floor if laid out, but you'll have more space and comfort as a party o...
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Listing #HL6838297
About the Owner
Islay R
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2015
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Being pet friendly was a must for us and our boy. He is used to travelling with us and we found that the cottage was just perfect. Location was ideal and very easy to find. The cottage was snug but ideal to retreat to after...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Laura M
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

The glamping pods were lovely - there are now 4 of them, none of them are overlooked and they have a gorgeous view of the bay. The pods fitted 2 people with ease and would have accommodated one more comfortably. The site was well kept...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Clared2006
Islay R, VR Owner at Wheems Camping Pod - Curlew, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2016

Hi Clare, thanks so much for your lovely and informative review, it is much appreciated and we are so glad you had a nice stay.

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Reviewed 22 May 2016

Great views , pod was windproof and ample bedding supplied. Good camping facilities with good range of cooking facililties. Great spot for campers , but ecopod overpriced when compared to hostels in similar areas.More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Vicki S
Islay R, VR Owner at Wheems Camping Pod - Curlew, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2016

Hi Vicki, Thank you for your review, I am sorry you thought this camping pod was too expensive, we thought quite hard about the pricing and would hate to think it unfairly priced. It is cheap compared to eco pods elsewhere in Scotland and I...More

  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Ocean Views
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Water Views
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    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    1 Twin
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