Top 10 Glamping Spots in Perthshire
1) Alexander House Glamping, Auchterarder
Description: Alexander House is the perfect glamping retreat from the hustle and bustle of work and your daily life. Unplug the laptop and switch off your phone and relax with a loved one in one of our two cosy Yurts – Bramble and Heather, or have fun with your wedding guests in our pop-up glamping Bell Tents.
Distance from Perth City Centre: 15 miles
2) Bamff Eco-Tourism, Alyth
Description: Bamff is a small estate on the edge of the Scottish Highlands in East Perthshire. It is managed for organic sheep farming, timber, native woodland, forest regeneration, affordable housing and renewable energy. Over the last three decades there has been an emphasis on ecological management which has been assisted by two families of beavers and a herd of wild boar.
Distance from Perth City Centre: 20 miles
3) Comrie Croft Eco Camping, Comrie
Description: Comrie Croft’s unique handmade kata tents are the ultimate wild camping experience without the hardship. Go to sleep to the sound of the deer and owls outside, or (if you are lucky) the silence of snow falling! Six of the seven katas are set in open birch woodland around 1-2 minutes walk from the facilities. All the katas are hand-crafted by Croft staff to make them really amazing, and they now have toilet out houses too! You can keep cosy in them in all weather using the wood-burning stove in the centre of the tent.
Distance from Perth City Centre: 22 miles
4) Craighead Howfs
Description: If you’re looking for something a little different and out of the ordinary for your stay in Perthshire, then Craighead Howf is the perfect place to base yourself. The tranquil country setting is surrounded by natural beauty, with stunning gardens, a lochan and woodland areas making for the perfect place to lose yourself from the stress of day-to-day life. With a range of glamping accommodation, you are guaranteed to find the perfect accommodation for any occasion.
Distance from Perth City Centre: 27 miles
5) Eco camp Glenshee, Blairgowrie
Description: Ecocamp Glenshee is year-round accommodation in warm, cosy, super insulated pods/Shepherds Huts, Wagon, Howff and seasonal Bell Tents in Glenshee, near Blairgowrie, Perthshire. The perfect centre for skiers, mountain bikers, cyclists, canoeists,wildlife enthusiasts, fishing enthusiasts, hill walkers and those using the Cateran Trail.
Distance from Perth City Centre: 28 miles
6) Guardswell Farm Self-catering, Carse of Gowrie
Description: Guardswell Farm is a 150-acre grassland farm situated on a south facing hillside, between Abernyte and Kinnaird, Perthshire. With panoramic views extending from North of Dundee, along the River Tay, over to the North of Fife, down to the Carse of Gowrie and all the way along to Glencarse; we feel a bit mean keeping it all to ourselves.
Distance from Perth City Centre: 13 miles
7) Loch Tay Highland Lodges Glamping Domes, Killin
Description: From Wigwams and Geodesic domes to ‘bunkhouse’ style accommodation, our glamping options provide you with the luxuries of home, while enjoying a relaxing holiday nestled in the Scottish Highlands. Some of our Glamping unit’s have services within them like our Premium Wigwam which feature a small bathroom and a kitchenette. Perfect for families, friends, and couples alike, all our Glamping accommodations provide elevated views overlooking Loch Tay or Ben Lawers mountain.
Distance from Perth City Centre: 49 miles
8) Windy Hollow Organics, Dunblane
Description: WindyHollow Eco Glamping can be found in the rolling hills of Perthshire only just over an hour away from Edinburgh and Glasgow. With wonderful views, opportunities for cycling, skiing, walking along streams and wildlife photography, this is the perfect base for any outdoor enthusiast.
Distance from Perth City Centre: 11 miles
9) Kilgraston Farm Yurts
Description: Kilgraston Farm Yurt’s are beautiful, handmade yurt is situated in the farmhouse garden. Found in a rural setting on the edge of the village of the Bridge of Earn, the huts are ideally situated for exploring lovely Perthshire. Only 45 minutes drive from the centre of Edinburgh, one hour from Glasgow and one hour from the ski slopes of Glenshee. Not to mention that a delicious farmhouse breakfast is included!
Distance from Perth City Centre: 6 miles
10) Wigwam Holidays, Various
Description: Wigwam Holidays blend the comforts of home with the simple joys of the great outdoors. They’re designed for nature-cravers, adventure-chasers, peace-and-quiet-seekers, stargazers and memory-makers. With locations across Perthshire, you are guaranteed to find a camp that suits you!
Distance from Perth City Centre: Various Locations
Over to you!
Now you know where our favorite castles in Perthshire are, it’s time to get out and explore! In case you aren’t familiar with Perthshire, here’s a map to help you find all the castles mentioned above.