Go glamping in East Lothian and let Wigwam® Holidays introduce you to one of the sunniest and driest areas of Scotland with 40 miles of beautiful sandy beaches and spectacular cliffs - dubbed Scotland's sunshine coast!
Only thirty minutes from Edinburgh, this picturesque area is one of Scotland's leading coastal, leisure and food and drink destinations and you can explore it all from one of our peacefully sited luxury glamping pods.
Hilly Cow Wigwam® Holidays site are situated on Leyden Farm in beautiful West Lothian, just a 30-minute drive from Edinburgh city centre. Boasting stunning views of the Forth Valley and Pentland Hills, these cosy, heated cabins are the perfect retreat from city life. You're welcome to enjoy the sights of our working farm, as well as the many walks and cycling routes nearby. It's also easy to head into the city to explore Edinburgh's many attractions.
As you'd expect, the Scottish Riviera is a haven for water sports such as wakeboarding in Dunbar and surfing in Belhaven Bay. There's plenty of beaches for paddling and beach combing. Tyninghame is one of the most beautiful beaches in South Scotland and can often be peaceful and quiet. For a busy, bustling beach - head to North Berwick which has loads of activities throughout the summer. For a more quiet seaside wander - try Longniddry and Thorntonloch (popular for fishing).
Walkers are spoiled for choice in East Lothian. For short but steady hill walking try North Berwick and Traprain Laws, and to immerse yourself in nature (and fairy tales) we highly recommend a visit to Pressmennan wood, and of course - the John Muir Way.
East Lothian is one of the best areas for golf in Scotland, with 22 courses covering all levels of ability. Family attractions include The National Museum of Flight and the Scottish Seabird Centre. There are also ancient castles like Tantallon and traditional market towns to discover amidst the rolling countryside which is teeming with wildlife.
Specialities of the region include fresh seafood, soft fruit, local cider, ice cream, honey, artisan bread, beer, whisky and mouth-watering meat from award winning butchers. Browse many of these and other culinary delights at the bustling Farmer's Market in Haddington or experience dishes made with these choice ingredients in the many great places to eat - from harbour-side cafes to atmospheric country pubs.
With so much on offer while glamping in East Lothian, there's no real need to leave the region - there's even a mini Edinburgh Festival every August when Fringe by the Sea sets up in North Berwick. East Lothian is said to combine the best of Scotland in miniature - there really is something to suit everyone.
East Lothian is an ideal destination for a brilliant glamping holiday. Wigwam® Holidays Belhaven Bay near North Berwick and Wigwam® Holidays Tantallon are great spots for a base - giving you a restful nights sleep, in peaceful locations. After a busy day of adventuring in East Lothian - glamping is the perfect way to .