Delightful cottages and converted barns on working farms make for unusual short breaks, and Lanarkshire is home to some of the best.
The Bothy at Cleugh Farm is a rural treat, a converted barn which is now luxurious self-catering for two people. Set in beautiful countryside near Lanark, this award winning property has been renovated to the highest standard, with central heating, a spacious lounge and a private, secluded garden. Guests can observe life on the farm, enjoy scenic walks nearby or venture into the surrounding hills for fresh air and stunning views.
The brand new, soon-to-open Bowmuir Farm Cottages near Biggar comprise family and dog-friendly self-catering cabins in a peaceful woodland setting around a pond on the farm. Each cabin includes a living/dining area, kitchenette, bedroom and bathroom, private garden and hot tub. Visitors can also hire the BBQ hut for a cosy family get-together or chill-out with friends.
The 100-acre Easter Glentore Farm, near Airdrie, boasts panoramic views of the hills and its comfortable self-catering accommodation, Acorn Cottage, comes complete with a new conservatory and relaxing outside seating area. The charming cottage sleeps five people and is furnished and equipped to a high standard.