There is 1 Wigwam® cabin at Longbigging with en-suite bathroom and cooking facilities. The Wigwam® cabin has everything you need for a comfortable and exciting stay on the island of Westray
The site is open all year around.
Unfortunately dogs and pets are not allowed on the site.
Although there is not a children's playground, there is a large grassed area around the croft suitable for ball games and running around, with the beach also in close proximity.
The Wigwam® cabins sleep 4 and we welcome groups of up to 4 people to come and stay at the Wigwam®, whatever they are celebrating.
No campfires are allowed on the site.
Our heated Wigwam® comfortably sleeps up to 4 people, the cabin includes
Yes electricity is included in the cost of renting the Wigwam®
The Wigwam® has a small kitchenette with electric hob and toaster.
Cooking equipment is provided (pan and frying pan) as is camping cutlery and plates/ bowls.
Bedding and towels are not provided as part of the standard booking. A Bedding pack (double duvet, sheet, 2 x pillows and two bath towels) is available at a charge of £25 per stay.
If you do not wish to bring your own bedding and towels, a Bedding pack (double duvet, sheet, 2 x pillows and two bath towels) is available at a charge of £25 per stay
Cars can be parked on the gravelled area as you enter the site. This is about 30 metres from the Wigwam®.
You can check into your Wigwam® from 14:30pm onwards. However, we can be flexible, so please contact us directly if you would like alternative times.
There are no restrictions on late arrival at the Wigwam®. If you are travelling from another island arrival time is likely to be dictated by ferry sailing times, or flight times.
Generally check out is by 10:30 am. However, we can be flexible, so please contact us directly if you would like alternative times.
The Wigwam® is self-contained accommodation. There is no shop or reception. You can expect a welcome tray on arrival with tea, coffee, milk and biscuits. The island village (Pierowell) is 3.2 miles and 8 mins drive away and has shops, and a hotel pub/ restaurant.
The Wigwam® cabin has an en-suite shower and toilet.
The Wigwam® cabin has an en-suite shower and toilet, which families can use.
The nearest pub & restaurant is in the village of Pierowell, which is 3.2miles (8 mins drive according to the I-phone 'maps' app) from the Wigwam®.
The village of Pierowell (which is 3.2 miles and 8 mins drive away) has 2 family owned supermarkets. The normal array of larger supermarkets can be found in Kirkwall (on the main Orkney island), however it really is important to support the local business? on Westray island.
The Wigwam® is
Longbigging really is an escape and we are trying to keep it that way so there is no TV or WIFI, (the island does have 3G and a mobile signal and WIFI is available in the village if you really need to connect). Please also bring your own towel and bedding/ sleeping bags