Craighead Howfs

  • Perthshire, Scotland
  • Open all year
  • From GBP £80 per night
  • Cabins, Hobbits, Tree Houses
  • Sleeps up to 6 guests in 3 units
  • Secluded getaways by lochan
  • Outside open fire
  • Wood burning stove
  • Stunning views all round
Booking Enquiry

“Quirky cabins and a tree house with wonderful views and sunsets located at Craighead Farm near Dunblane in Perthshire.”

Description of Craighead Howfs

Craighead Howf is a collection of self-catering accommodation styles from a 5 star luxury stone-built cottage to quirky glamping cabins.

All are completely secluded and are designed by the family who lives at Craighead Farm.

Craighead is located near Dunblane, Stirling and Perth and is perfectly located to access Glasgow, Edinburgh and the Highlands of Scotland.

It is unique in its quiet country setting, surrounded by natural gardens, a lochan and woodland areas.

We have wonderful views, sunsets and privacy, yet thanks to our location we are ideally placed to base yourself for easy access to some of Scotland’s finest country and tourist attractions.

Craighead Farm has been our family home since 1990 and in early 2000s we developed the steadings into what is now known as the Muckle Howf, the luxury 5 star holiday cottage.

In 2013-14 we built the Wee Howf and the Summer Howf which both offer a quirky Perthshire getaway.

The facilities include the newly created ‘Wash Howf ‘ which is a pleasant 200m walk along the lochan and up to the main buildings.

It has been created in a charming country style offering you a shower, toilet, hair drying facility, fridge/freezer and washing up area.

There is plenty to do in the area but if you don’t feel like leaving you can just enjoy the two acres of grounds and gardens at Craighead.

Kids – Sorry but at this time we do not allow children under the age of 16 years of age to stay in the glamping Howf’s without prior consent.

Dogs – Sorry but we can not accommodate dogs.

Accommodation Highlights

Wee Howf
  • 1 Unit
  • Sleeps: 2 Persons
  • Toilets (Shared) , Showers (Shared)
  • Towels(No) and Bedding(Yes)
  • Self Catering

£125 per night for a minimum 2 night stay.

Secluded cabin built on stilts in the trees with a 'burn' running right underneath.

Fully insulated with a log burning stove and candle light - no, there is no electricity, but you will be provided with everything you need to make this an amazing place to stay at any time of the year.

Summer Howf
  • 1 Unit
  • Sleeps: 2 Persons
  • Toilets (Shared) , Showers (Shared)
  • Towels(No) and Bedding(Yes)
  • Self Catering

£95 per night for a 3 night stay or more.

£105 per night for a minimum 2 night stay, only available during certain times of the year.

A delightfully renovated Summer House cabin complete with its own electricity and is furnished to give you a feel of camping but most definitely in a garden style.

The Summer Howf is completely secluded amongst the trees at the very top of the garden alongside the duck pond with the ducks as your neighbours.

Tree Howf
  • 1 Unit
  • Sleeps: 2 Persons
  • Toilets (Private) , Showers (Ensuite)
  • Towels(No) and Bedding(Yes)
  • Self Catering

£175 per night for a two night stay.

£155 per night for three nights or more.

Built high up within the branches of the tree it has amazing 360 degree views over the Ochil hills and beyond.

Immerse yourself in peace and quiet in this totally self sufficient tree house, which has internal cooking facilities, shower and wood burning stove/ oven, while downstairs there is compost toilet.

Bagend Hobbit Howf
  • 1 Unit
  • Sleeps: 2 Persons
  • Toilets (Ensuite) , Showers (Ensuite)
  • Towels(No) and Bedding(Yes)
  • Self Catering

£175 per night for a minimum two night stay.

Built right in to the hillside and adorned with grassy roofs and round doors, a stay in Bagend Hobbit Howf will transport you to a magical world of Lord of the Rings where time stands still.

Surrounded by beautiful open views of rolling countryside with endless wildlife to watch.

Communal Areas

  • Shared Showers
  • Shared Toilets
  • Washing Up

The Wash Howf provides you with a delightful shower and toilet facility with separate kitchen area. This area will only be ever used by two parties of two.

There is also a fridge freezer, microwave, additional firewood and local information. The design carries through the country feel.

What to bring?

  • Basic Provisions
  • Bikes
  • Torches
  • Towels

Don't forget towels, torches, camera and drinks remembering a bottle of bubbly and of course time... to just sit and relax and enjoy the experience!

Contact Craighead Howfs

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Camp details
  • Ian Keir
  • Perthshire, Scotland
  • 44 + (0)1786880321
  • Camp Fires Allowed
  • Child Friendly
  • Dog Friendly
  • Large Groups
  • Wheelchair Access
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Craighead Howfs has advertised on Go Glamping since:

April 10, 2014


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