Saturday, November 29, 2014

Food local - bread, eggs, hot smoked salmon, sausages

Fresh Fish Stop, 10 Bruce Street, Dunfermline
 01383 620263 or
Elaine Hardie 07908 692085

Giving you time to prepare your evening campfire meal:-
Lunch local with rye bread from 1 mile away
and succulent local hot smoked salmon,
top one is a fragrant honey mustard salmon


Local Hot smoked salmon as a ready starter

with this real bread, while you wait for your campfire meal.

Don't forget your cumberland sausages for the campfire

Bread and eggs:-
John and Fiona at " Woodlea Stables " Crossgate KY11 7ER
Great for the campfire

2  miles north of our campsite on the B981. 
07970908882 or 07803053005
Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Fresh baked farmhouse bread



Thursday, November 27, 2014

Caravan classic. Hire

Caravan Refurbished 24.11.2014

Caravan extension
Woodburner with a few logs and kindling provided to start with.
Recycled Oak and Douglas Fir posts 

Inside the extension

Some oak boards, finished with that lovely smelling stockholm tar 
mixed with linseed oil and turpentine.

Log burning stove "Wildo"
enogh starting kindling to last the number of days you stay.
Wood tubs to buy at reception

Oak table and bench seat
Indian style day bed
wicker chairs.

Small electric fridge.

 (see for construction photos.

Inside the caravan:-

Seats can be left a as single beds or board clipped in for a double bed.

Lovely oak veneered cupboards, plenty of storage.
View from seat / bed.

Limited edition, serial number 1339.
Classic 2 berth Castleton caravan
plus 2 children in extension on their own camp mattresses.

It is no smoking and no pets.

This 14 foot caravan has:-
Electric lights
Gas heater, oven, grill and 2 gas rings.
Water:- cold mains water.
Use of the campers' env. friendly. compost toilet @ 10 metres.

It is in the woodland near the camp pitches, all set in their own woodland clearings.
A few metres away is the straw bale badger hide.
Lots of walks and wild plants, birds, deer, etc.

It is £40 for two people for the first night using your own quilt, pillows, linen, etc
Concessions from 2nd night.

Plus £10 each for additional child or two in awning with their own beds  and bedding.
Day visitors pay a supplement.

We can supply bedding etc. for extra cost.
Please ask for more detail and  I'll send a standard file of information.

Also availabe:-
Camping for tents.
100 year old stone cottage for self catering or  S.C. B and B/room only.
Off grid camping shack, Camping wagon and Bell tent
 See blog " posts" for details and photos.

Showers 2 miles north at Fife Leisure centre Duloch :-

Local fish and chips 3 miles:-

Friday, October 17, 2014

Camping Shack - Booking

Offgrid rustic wooden, 1 room building.
Log burning stove
(a few logs and kindling provided to start your wood burner)
Calor gas cooker and washing up on balcony.

No smoking, no pets.

Sleeps 2 + 2/3:-
Raised base with double mattress
(bring a bottom sheet, pillows, duvet or sleeping bag)
or book hire linen

Banquette - sleeps 2 or 3 small children
2 bedrolls included, soon to have foam mattresses,
meanwhile bring extra for the childrens' comfort.

Picnicware hamper

 Knives, forks, spoons, etc.
Small tables and chairs

Books and games

Tea and coffee making

Double gas burner and small grill

Water container, wash up bowl, t.t.owel, etc.

View from east balcony to campfire area

A sunny cold icy early morning 2.2.2013

 but still cozy inside, even without the log burning stove on.

Eco  sawdust toilet and water  is  30 metres at the recycling point.

Approximately £50 1st night based on a family of 2 adults and  1 or 2 children.
2nd night concessions.
Last minute deals for a couple and repeats.

It is no smoking, no pets and only safety tea lights in their holders.
There is a woodstove (Wildo) Please  keep stove door shut when you leave the room.
 Also a recycled stove and a camp fire area off the east balcony.

Log kits £6 (honesty pot at reception hatch).
No foraging for wood.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Camping wagon video - Inside and out (off grid)

Featuring :-
Wood burning stove,
Kitchen equipment,
Bunk beds...
Sorry no smoking, no pets 

Campfire area

Friday, October 10, 2014

Camping wagon (like a Shepherd's hut) - Booking information and reviews

Sep 20th, 2014 ":Thanks for having us. It was perfect. Feeling rested and peaceful. Can you give me the price for bringing the kids? We'd like to come back soon. 

Using reclaimed shutters, oak floor boards and cladding and industrial wheels

Wood burner with a few logs and kindling provided as a starter.

No smoking, no pets.
Back view of camping wagon


Balcony with bistro table and chairs,
calor gas cooker and campfire pans


Kitchen equipment, crockery, pots and pans,
Water container, washing up bowl, T. Towel, etc
 Clothes airer.

It is situated at the back of the top, middle meadows
 with the pitch "Aero" as it's garden, boules (on request) green, space for an extra tent.
Made with reclaimed timber, shutters, windows, etc.

It has a double mattress and a 3/4 bunk for 2 small under 10's
So you only need bring a bottom sheet, duvet, pillows or sleeping bags
or I can provide bedding for £4/£5 a person.

 1st night  £50 for 2, plus £15 each child.
2nd night reductions.
There are further discounts for regulars.

Seating and heating:-
Off grid but equipped with wood burning stove,

Jug to heat washing up water

2 comfy leather car seats.
A lantern. (you may like to bring more)

Balcony with 2 burner and grill calor gas stove,
campfire pans.
Bistro table and chairs

Dedicated camp fire and furniture.

Campfire pans

Compost toilet at "Pyramid" approx 20 metres.
See other posts for build details and features.

Great for birdwatchers (lay in bed and watch the chiff chaffs and wood warblers)

Ask for booking details (online banking transfer secures your booking quicker)