Glamping holidays in Scottish Borders, Southern Scotland

A small and exclusive glamping site offering gorgeous Mongolian yurts set in a beautiful Scottish Valley with stunning views.

Midweek 1 night from £136 + more price options

  • Venue: Campsite


  • Dogs Welcome
  • Child Friendly
  • Adults Only
  • Accessible
  • Camp Fires Allowed
  • Large Groups
  • Hot Tub Onsite
  • Social Distancing


  • 5 Yurts
  • Sleep up to 6 adults per unit
  • Toilets and showers on site
  • Bedding supplied, not towels

Social distancing available...

Whilst the owner of Ettrick Valley Yurts has indicated there are social distancing measures available at their campsite, they have not provided any extra details on what they are so please contact them for further information.

About Ettrick Valley Yurts

Our yurts are green to compliment the unspoilt Ettrick Valley. Each sits on raised decking with great views along the valley and has its own sitting out area with picnic table, BBQ and fire pit.

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  • Yurts
Glamping holidays in the Scottish Borders, Scotland - Ettrick Valley Yurts

Mongolian Yurts

5 units. Each unit sleeps 6

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Onsite facilities

  • Parking
  • Reception Area
  • Shop

We also have 2 large holiday houses, The Byres and Ettrick View. The Byres has 6 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 guest and Ettrick View has 7 bedrooms and sleeps up to 16. Great for family gatherings.

Shared facilities

  • Showers
  • Toilets

Private facilities

  • BBQ
  • Campfire
  • Kitchen - Inside
  • Kitchen - Outside
  • Picnic Tables

Shower and toilet facilities with piping hot showers, toilets and sinks in 3 private cubicles (one for disabled use). Large area of meadow land with grass and gravel paths, and the Newburgh Burn. Fires are allowed in designated fire pit areas outside each yurt. The small honesty shop on site stocks essentials you may have forgotten and a few luxuries. Free Wi-Fi, fridge/freezer, microwave and plug in kettle also available for guests use in the shop.

Eco features

  • Conservation
  • Off-Grid
  • Rainwater Harvesting
  • Recycling
  • Solar Power
  • Sustainability
  • Upcycling

This is a low impact campsite with sustainability in mind. We are off grid apart from the showers, toilets and common room with wood burning stoves and solar lights in the yurts. Much of the furniture has been 'preloved' and 'upcycled'.

What To Bring

  • Bikes
  • Food & Drink
  • Rainwear
  • Slippers
  • Torches
  • Towels
  • Warm Clothing
  • Wellies

Towels, soap, shampoo, tea towels, washing up liquid, sponges, cloths, cleaning products, etc. Food, drink, salt and pepper, cooking oil etc. A torch. Practical outdoor clothing and shoes/boots/wellies for paddling. Slippers for inside the yurts. Insect repellent. Binoculars; camera; a good book.


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  • Countryside
  • Hillside
  • Remote
  • Riverside
  • Rural
  • Wilderness

Onsite activities

  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Walking
  • Dark Sky Star Gazing

Activities nearby

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Horse Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sightseeing
  • Walking

Fishing permits are required (salmon and trout) which can be bought in Selkirk at Rogersons Newsagent or online at FishTweed. Perfect for cycling and walking at all levels with maps available. The 7 Stanes Mountain Bike Trails at Glentress and Innerleithen are close by offering some of the best mountain biking in the country Bowhill stables is 20 mins drive away. Ettrick Valley Yurts is in a dark sky are, great for astronomers and amateur star gazers.


  • Midweek 1 night £136 - £157
  • Midweek 2 nights £225 - £273
  • Midweek 3 nights £228 - £362
  • Midweek 4 nights £388 - £472
  • Midweek 5 nights £520 - £650
  • Weekend 2 nights £252 - £304
  • Weekend 3 nights £315 - £409
  • Weekly 7 nights £710 - £880

Notes about prices

Prices are per yurt. Each yurt sleeps up to 6 adults. A 25% deposit is required to secure your booking and full payment if booking is within 28 days. A refundable security deposit of £50 is required. Travel cot and high chair available @ £10 each. Hot tubs can be hired. Visit: https://www.scottishbordershottubhire.com/ Sorry, no dogs.

Cancellation policy

Deposits will not be returned for cancellations. Please inform us immediately if you need to cancel by telephone and then in writing. We will do our best to re-let the yurt and if successful we will refund the value minus the deposit.


The information and photos in this listing were supplied by Nic Weeks, the owner/manager of Ettrick Valley Yurts.

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