HillyCow Wigwams

Camping Park

Leyden Farm, Kirknewton, Midlothian, EH27 8DQ

    Why not come Glamping at Hilly cow Wigwams. Enjoy all the luxury of our cosy wigwams and facilites while in beautiful surroundings. Have a campfire toast marshmallows and enjoy the view over the Forth valley. 5 miles Livingston 10miles Edinburgh.

    Welcome to Hilly Cow Wigwams. Make your holiday a truly memorable experience come glamping at Hilly Cow Wigwams.  Our site is situated on a working farm near Kirknewton not far from Edinbrugh and Livingston. Enjoy the comfort of camping in our cosy heated wigwams (lwooden cabins) with the luxury of our amenity block, set in beautiful countryside with fabulous views across the Forth valley.  Hilly cow wigwams can offer the sights of the farm, cycling and walking routes but is still close enough to enjoy all the tourist attractions of Edinbrgh and the Lothians.

    5 Camping Park
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening times 2014
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    We are open all year round. Please book via our website www.hillycowwigwams.co.k or call 07824770568

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Bertie Bull
    £40.00 per pitch per night (2 people)
    Henry's wigwam en-suite
    £50.00 per pitch per night (2 people)
    Little Red Hen
    £40.00 per pitch per night (2 people)
    Maise wigwam
    £40.00 per pitch per night (2 people)
    Poppy Pig wigwam en-suite
    £50.00 per pitch per night (2 people)
    woolies wigwam
    £40.00 per pitch per night (2 people)

    We have 6 cosy wigwams, 2 of which are en-suite. they are all well insulated wooden structures with built in beds worktop heater, kettle , fridge and mirror and in addition to this the en-suite wigwams have a toilet and basin. the wigwams sleep 4-5 people comfortably all yo need is your sleeping bag unless your hiring bedding from us.. Outside each wigwam has decking picnic bench and fire pit to allow you to relax and enjoy the view. Perfect for Glamping

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Self Catering Holiday
    • Cheap Holidays
    • Farm
    • Cabin
    • Tipis, Wigwams & Tents


    • Tea & Coffee Available Complimentary Tea Coffee and Hot chocolate available in main kitchen area


    • Fridge Each wigwam has a small fridge and the main kitchen has a fridge too. we ask you empty all your food stuff on departure.
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Cubicle Changing Available
    • Kitchen Fully fitted communal kitchen dinner with cutlery plates tea towels and washing-up liquid. All we ask is you leave the facilities clean and tidy after use
    • Washing Machine There is a washer/dryer for laundry at a small cost per load of wash or dry.
    • Linen Provided Linen and sleeping bags can be hired at a small cost.
    • Electric Cooker
    • Shower
    • Microwave
    • Shared Bathroom
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Wash Hand Basin
    • Public Toilet Facilities
    • Log Fire Each wigwam has a fire pit. wood can be bought on site
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Towel Charge Towels can be bought on site.

    Leisure Facilities

    • Indoor Recreational Facilities
    • Television
    • Gift Shop

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • Electron payment via paypal
    • Cheque

    Wedding Services

    • Wedding Packages Available
    • Able to erect a marquee
    • Can use own suppliers
    • Accommodation Available

    Camping Facilities

    • Mains Electricity All wigwams and main building have electrical sockets and power at no extra cost.
    • Camping Equipment Hire BBQ's can be hired on site
    • Hot Water Shower/ Washing Facilities Beautiful Ladies and Gent showers and bathrooms plus Family/disabled bathroom.


    • Children Welcome All children are welcome at Hilly Cow and will love the freedom to play. Children should always be under adult supervision
    • Indoor Play Area Games Room barn with air hockey, pool table darts and board games.
    • Outdoor Play Area Small play park to keep the kids amused


    • Disabled Access
    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Smoking Restricted No smoking in wigwam or main building
    • Picnic Area


    • Rural Location

    Special Requirements

    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Families
    • Single Travellers
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Groups Welcome
    • Hen/Stag Parties Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Children Welcome

    Public Transport Directions

    Hilly cow wigwams can be found five miles outside Balerno off the A70 or by taking the turning for Kirknewton off the A71, on Leyden Road. There is a Train station in Kirknewton which links to Edinburgh and Glasgow, about 2-3miles from our site. There is also a regular bus service to Kirknewton from both Edinburgh and Livingston. Where possible we will collect from Kirknewton. 

    Transport within Scotland

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    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by a ramp or lift :
      • from the entrance to reception
      • to a public toilet
      • to one or more bedrooms
      • to the lounge

    General Questions

    • Personnel who have contact with guests have had disability awareness training
    • Proprietors/staff available 24-hours
    • Emergency evacuation procedures for the safe exit of guests with disabilities
    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment

    Restaurant / Breakfast / Dining Room

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to the restaurant/breakfast/dining-room

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • There are separate shower units:
      • fitted with support handrails
      • fixed shower seats or shower chairs provided
    • Bathrooms available with :
      • level entry shower
    • Baths fitted with support handrails available
    • WCs in bathrooms fitted with handrails available


    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • flat, (i.e. without steps)
      • with a ramp
    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.


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