Facilities at Glentrool Camping and Caravan Site, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland


Nestled on the edge of the Galloway Forest Park and the UK's first Dark Sky Park, Glentrool Camping and Caravan Site is a quiet and remote site which has been established for around 30 years.

What's here at your Expedition Base Camp:

  • Informal tent area with 8 electric hook-ups available (N.B. No vehicles are permitted on the tent area).
  • Small shop on site. Open 9am-8pm daily.
  • Motor home service point.
  • Bike, boot and dog wash point.
  • Showers and hot water included in pitch fee.
  • No extra charge for awnings
  • Laundry facilities.
  • Our own (very popular) Bothy - basically a summer cabin for people to use, but not for overnight accommodation.
  • kettle, microwave and fridge/freezer in the bothy.
  • House o' Hill Hotel and excellent restaurant only 8 minutes' walk from the site.
  • Glentrool Visitor Centre and Cafe within 1.5 miles.
  • Dog walk area on site.
  • All facilities recently installed or refurbished.
  • Three static caravans available for hire (Standard, Premium, Luxury).
  • Free WiFi (The WiFi signal is only suitable for general browsing and emails, and is not strong enough for streaming, gaming or catch up TV etc).
  • We're on a septic tank so please use organic or green chemical toilet fluid.

What's not here...

  • TV reception - unless you have a satellite dish.

This is a dog friendly site, but please be considerate and keep your dog on a lead whilst on site and clear up your dog's mess (we provide doggy poo bags free of charge).