Description of Marthrown of Mabie
Marthrown of Mabie is situated in the heart of Mabie Forest, Dumfries & Galloway providing a selection of unique and unusual styles of accommodation, catering for groups of any type or size.
We have various glamping options including a Tipi, a Yurt ideal for glamping in southern Scotland, a Bunkhouse, Woodland Camping and our famous Celtic Roundhouse – come and take a look around; you will find something completely different!
Marthrown of Mabie is right in the heart of the forest, away from the hustle and bustle of the world.
Although only a few miles from the region’s capital town of Dumfries, Marthrown of Mabie is completely surrounded by forest and this makes the sounds of modern life disappear – a great spot to relax and unwind, with a sauna and hot tub on site.
Marthrown is idealy situated for some great activities and as a base for 7 Stanes mountain biking.
Outdoor and forest weddings in Scotland if you are you looking for an alternative or unique Scottish wedding venue.
At Marthrown you can get married outdoors in the forest, inside a Roundhouse or superb marquee. We will provide you a uniquely special day that everybody will remember!
As well as a Yurt and a Tipi we also have a Celtic Roundhouse which sleeps 16, a bunkhouse which sleeps 26 split over 4 bedrooms and a woodland camping area.
On site we have a wood fired hot tub, a sauna, covered BBQ area and the Marthrown Challenge course which is suitable for all ages.
Exclusive use booking are available making Marthrown of Mabie especially suitable for weddings with a difference, hen and stag parties, corporate team building, birthday celebrations, family or friends get-togethers etc.
Large scale catering can be organised so please enquire for options and prices.
- 1 Unit
- Sleeps: 4 Persons
- Toilets (Shared) , Showers (Shared)
- Towels(No) and Bedding(No)
- Self Catering
Our Mongolian Yurt has proved very popular with couples, small groups and families.
The centrepiece of the Yurt is a very effective wood burning stove which has an oven. There is a double gas ring with grill, pans, pots etc.
It has a double sofa bed, two single beds & table and chairs. Electricity is a 12 volt system to power lights.
The Yurt is tucked away in its own secluded space with BBQ & picnic table.
Other Accommodation at Marthrown of Mabie
For the larger group try the Celtic Roundhouse - a truly awesome building which sleeps 16. It has dry composting loos and hot showers and an outdoor fire pit.
Next to the Roundhouse is our American Tipi which sleeps 4. For family groups it gives children the chance to play freely (the way we used to) before the days of Play Stations, mobile phones and fashion.
We also have a Bunkhouse which sleeps 26 split over 4 bedrooms, and a woodland camping area.
- Shared Showers
- Shared Toilets
- Washing Up
The bunk houses have various communal areas as above.
- Children's Play Area
Hot tub, sauna and covered BBQ area.
What to bring?
- Basic Provisions
- Sleeping Bags
Torches are really important as there are no street lights in the forest.