Mains Farm Wigwams
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About Mains Farm Wigwams
At Mains Farm Wigwams families have the choice to camp under canvas or if you not a fan of struggling with guy ropes then there is a cluster of fantastic heated wooden wigwams available to book. For children there is an under 5’s play park onsite and a large play area next to the wigwams. It’s a fantastic location with stunning views over the Carse of Stirling to the Fintry Hills with a wealth of activities on the doorstep for families to see and do and just 4 miles from Scotland's Safari Park at Blairdrummond.
A family camping holiday whether it’s in a caravan or beneath a canvas separating you and the night sky, has become a much-loved great British tradition - and a brilliant budget option too. Mains Farm Wigwams is located just outside the historic town of Stirling and if you love the great outdoors and want to truly unwind from the stresses of day-to-day living it offers the perfect spot. Close to the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park and only an hours drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh it’s the ideal base to see the sights of this stunning region in Scotland.
The Family Run Mains Farm
Martyn and Louise Steedman started Mains Farm Wigwams 15 years ago and now have 15 standard wigwams, 6 delux wigwams and also run the family owned 60 pitch caravan and camping park for dedicated campers. The Steedman's have farmed at Mains Farm for three generations and the next generation Joshua and Harry are keen to carry on the family tradition, with their Grandad George. At Mains Farm there is a relaxed atmosphere, where you can chill out, have fun with the kids and toast marshmallows on your own Wigwam Camp Fire.
The Standard Family Wigwams
At Mains Farm there are 15 original wigwams that sleep a family of 5 or 4 adults. The wigwams are cosy, comfortable and bright with heating, double glazed and insulation. They come kitted out with matresses, sockets, lights, a fridge and kettle to complete a thoroughly civilized camping experience no matter your age or the weather. Each of the wigwams have a fire pit, picnic bench and use of the shared cowboy themed kitchen. There are toilets and showers onsite with plenty of hot water.
The Delux Family Wigwams
There are 6 delux Wigwams at Mains Farm Wigwams - The Wigwam Lux is the ultimate in eco camping cabins. This Wigwam offers that little bit of luxury and independence, sleeping a family of 4. Based on the original family wigwam, the open plan wigwam deluxe is light and airy with Velux roof lights and opening window. Glamping at its best, it comes decked out with a double bed, sofa bed and table and chairs. The mini kitchen includes fridge and microwave with a space saving sink. The best feature about the delux wigwams is that they come equipped with their own integral toilet and shower room and thus eliminating those pesky night time trips to the shower and toilet block.
Mains Farm has a large Cowboy dining area for their Wigwam Guests. In the Wigwam Kitchen you have shared access to cookers, hobs and ovens. There are also microwaves, toasters and kettles. The cupboards are full of pots and pans. The only cooking equipment you will need to bring is your own cups, crockery and cutlery.
Caravans and Camping
There are plenty of pitches for Motorhomes, Caravans and Tents. Electric hook ups are available please ask when booking. There are clean and basic facilities for camping - toilets and wash basins are located in the camping field and the shower block is located near the wigwams. Check in from 3pm, check out is 10am. The site is open from Easter until mid October.
Pitch prices :-
- Pitch ........................ £8.00
- Adults ...................... £4.00
- Children ................... £2.00
- Awnings ................... £2.50
- Electric Hook-up ......£3.00
Location and things to do
Mains Farm Wigwam, Caravan and Camping Park is situated on the outskirts of Thornhill with a panoramic view over the Carse of Stirling to the Fintry Hills. It lies on the gateway to the New Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park - a world famous area of lochs, glens and hills with breathtaking scenic beauty, with a wealth of activities on the doorstep for families, walkers, cyclists and holiday makers to enjoy; including local pubs, shops, a swimming pool, gym and play park within walking distance. There are bike trails designed for all ages and there is a fantastic BMX track just by the farm. Mains Farm Wigwams is just 4 miles from Scotland's Safari Park at Blairdrummond and less than an hours drive from Edinburgh, Glasgow and the Central Belt of Scotland.