A romantic escape for two…
From £120 per night
Our luxury bothy,’The Secret Studio’, nestled against the beautiful bluebell wood of Senwick and set on the banks of our wee lochan. Here you can relax in the peaceful surroundings of the beautiful Galloway countryside on our traditional livestock farm and alpaca trekking centre. Using sustainable building materials and solar powered electric we have worked with our architects to create a sustainable space which sits as one within its natural surroundings. The studio has been designed to reflect our belief in working with nature but this does not mean that you have to compromise on the little luxuries!
Curl up in from of our cosy log burner, enjoy a relaxing bath with its own private window onto the lochan or lie in our spacious custom made bed watching the stars through the secret sky light! Every detail has been thought of to make this a unique and exciting place to stay!
Unique to the area The Secret Studio includes a dedicated studio space(from which its name is derived) perfect for expression in arts, music and writing. Nearby Kirkcudbright is renowned as the ‘artists town’ what better place than this to ‘draw’ inspiration for your artistic endeavours?
Woodland and beach walks are but a stride away from your front door, within Senwick Wood, (walking boots recommended), hidden beaches, coves and caves are doted along our immediate coastline with hundreds more waiting to be explored along the solway coast!
Switch-Off: There is NO Wi-Fi, mobile signal/4G depends on your carrier, but it is a better idea is to tell your colleagues that you are out of range and enjoy a digital detox– its good for your soul! Better than that we have is books, cards, games, and a radio to keep you entertained.
Cooking up a Storm: There is a small gas stove with kettle, caffetiere, expresso maker (if you need your morning shot!) along with complimentary tea, coffee, hot chocolate and milk. We have a small fridge powered by our solar panels. All the cooking utensils, pots and pans you would expect are provided along with all dining equipment.. We are on mains water which being in Scotland is of course safe for drinking!
Lights Camera Action: USB charging sockets are provided that will power up any small devices that you might need via the solar panels along with low voltage lighting. If you have other essential equipment that needs charging we can arrange to do that for you off the mains supply at the farm. There are no mains plugs in the studio.
Sorry no pets as we are a working farm, please ask for details of local kennels who can accommodate your pets if needed.
Babies are welcome by arrangement and a travel cot can be provided.
Breakfast hampers, chocolate hampers, BBQ packs and a Cheese board are all available on request made up using the finest local Scottish produce, some of which were produced on the farm itself!
Alpaca trekking is great fun for all ages and all levels of fitness, treks can be tailored to meet your needs for a marvellous trip out!
Put a name to our herd of friendly, furry faces before you come and meet them in person.
You’ll find Senwick Alpacas near Borgue, situated 6 miles out of the pretty harbour town of Kirkcudbright nestled on the Solway Coast in the hidden gem that is Dumfries and Galloway.