Fauld O Wheat Shepherds Hut , Loch Ken ,Off Grid


Shepherd’s hut hosted by Debbie

2 guests, 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the shepherd's hut (u.k., france) to yourself.
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Great location
93% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
93% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Enjoy the lovely setting of this romantic spot surrounded by beautiful open countryside. Over looking the stunning Loch Ken the hut has everything you could desire for a romantic getaway with all the comforts of home .

The space
Spacious Hut sleeping 2 adults perfect for a romantic getaway, or a small family vacation with space to pitch a small tent ( at an extra cost), and is only a short walk from Loch Ken. There is a small kitchen with under counter fridge,2 ring gas hob, kettle, pots, pans, crockery, and cooking utensils. Tea, coffee, and sugar, and a small welcome pack are included on arrival along with bed linen and towels.

there is a BBQ outside for nights you want to cook outside under the stars allowing you to appreciate the Dark Sky area that the hut is situated in ( charcoal not supplied) .
there is a fire pit to keep you cozy a bag of logs is supplied, further bags can be delivered to the hut at an extra cost of £5 a bag.
The hut is run on solar power with no plug sockets but there is a USB port for charging phones or laptops. In addition, the hut has no wifi but you can pick up 4G in and around the hut.

What this place offers

Lake view
Valley view
Free parking on premises
Private backyard
Indoor fireplace: wood-burning
Fire pit

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5.0 out of 5 stars from 15 reviews


Where you’ll be

Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, United Kingdom

The area has lots to offer with its beautiful unspoilt scenery,with walks around the local area and lots of lots of local wildlife. Theres a Red Kite trail where you can watch them being fed and the Deer park both are a 15-minute drive away in the Galloway Forest Park.
The food town of Castle Douglas is 13 miles away with lots of lovely shops and a range of cafes and restaurants.
The local pub The Clachan Inn is an award-winning pub serving mouth-watering food and Fine Ales, booking is essential ( at least a week in advance) to avoid disappointment.
There is a village shop in Balmaclellan which has a large variety of stock for all your needs.

Things to do-
The Galloway Activity Centre is a mile down the road and has a wide range of water sports available.

other things in the local area include-
Cream of Galloway ice cream factory
Cocoa Bean chocolate factory
Galloway Forest park
Lots of lovely beaches 20-minute drive away
Local Castles , Threave , Kenmure
Threave Garden and cafe
Ernespie Farm

Hosted by Debbie

  1. Joined in July 2021
  • 15 Reviews
  • Identity verified

During your stay

We live not far away and are always here either by phone or person for any help needed
  • Language: English
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Checkout: 10:00 a.m.
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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