Glamping in Edinburgh offers a stylish and cost-effective way to experience Scotland's flagship capital and largest city - with all its iconic attractions. Explore Edinburgh's magnificent ancient castle which is part of the city's World Heritage Site and meander along the Royal Mile, browsing the many gift shops selling tartan, whisky and other keepsakes on a Scottish theme. Or head for the high fashion shops and big stores - including the only Harvey Nichols in Scotland.
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.
Mortonhall Wigwams are situated in the Mortonhall Caravan and Camping Park, just a 15-minute drive from Edinburgh city centre. These heated wooden cabins are the ideal base for exploring Scotland's bustling capital city. Open year round, they provide cosy Hogmanay accommodation in winter, as well as affordable Edinburgh Fringe accommodation in summer.
The spectacular Edinburgh Festival and Military Tattoo draw visitors from across the globe as do the city's Hogmanay celebrations. History, heritage and culture abound in this year-round destination with its many special events, museums, fine architecture, art galleries and exhibitions. For those who want a more informed look around the history-steeped streets, there are guided tours - on foot or even by bicycle.
For families, see the UK's only giant pandas on a trip to a trip to Edinburgh zoo - visit the city's Portobello beach - or take a boat cruise under the famous forth bridges. Or try adventure activities like paintballing, climbing, surfing, diving and sailing. When it comes to eating out you'll find everything from award-winning restaurants, cafes and bars to elegant afternoon tea rooms.
The peaceful surroundings of a Wigwam® Holidays site as your glamping base will give you the best of both worlds - easy access to the bustle of the city - but also the option of exploring the gentle rolling Lothian hills and visiting the beautiful coastline.