The Loft Wigwam and Activity Centre, Forres, Morayshire for Youth and Schools

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Youth Property Type: 
Glamping and Alternative
Fun activity centre with accommodation for 80 for all types of youth and school groups, in a farm setting near Elgin

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
The Loft Wigwam and Activity Centre, Forres, Morayshire, sleeps 2-80 in 15 bedrooms.

Accommodation is in wooden Wigwam (or pods as some refer to them as) and Sheiling Cabins. We also have a campsite available for groups bringing their own tents.

Wigwams can sleep up to 5 people and Cabins can sleep between 4 or 6 depending on which one you choose.

All accommodation is set with plenty of grassy areas for fun and games and there are wonderful farm walks on site for a day or evening stroll.

We have a number of activities also available on site to enjoy during your residential including quad biking, lasertag, archery and body zorbing and much more....

We also have firepits available for hire for onsite guests which is a great opportunity for people to be able to sit outside and toast marshmallows, see the stars and of course enjoy some good old fashioned camp fire stories.

The large communal kitchen offers a fantastic facility for large scale catering.


Self-catering facilities with accommodation. Group catering available on request.
On site Coffee Shop (Wed- Sun 9am – 4pm) offers a great selection of drinks, light snacks and lunches including delicious homemade cakes.
The Bothy serves all Wigwams with a seating area for up to 32. Each Shieling Cabin has a sofa and table/chairs. Communal/meeting rooms are available.
There are no TVs on site but PA and music playing equipment and projector can be made available as required.
WiFi available in the Coffee Shop and main buildings only. Mobile coverage from most phone providers.
Games room available with pool table, table tennis, sofas and selection of board games.
Electric heating in all accommodation. Fire baskets and firewood available for enjoying an evening camp fire.
Wigwams sleep up to 5 (3 single beds or a giant 4-sleeper bed with 1 single). Shieling Cabins sleep up to 4-6 with a double bed/bunkbeds and sofa bed.
Bedding and towels available. Please request on booking.
Shieling Cabins each have a bathroom with toilet and shower. Wigwams have use of toilet and shower facilities in The Bothy, a shared communal space.
Main building is fully accessible on ground floor. Accommodation appropriate for those who can manage a small step. Disabled access Wigwams for 2019.
Family room with ball pit and toys. Outdoor children’s play area including climbing frame with slide and swings. High chairs available.
Fire pits and picnic benches are available at all Wigwams and cabins. Beautiful farm walks on site.
No swimming pool on site. Wood-fired hot tub available with some of the new units (2019).
Extensive parking, accessible to all types of vehicle.
Designated outdoor areas only.
Dog-friendly Wigwams and Shieling Cabins available.


Easily accessible by road, rail & air. Situated 1/2 mile off the A96 main road, 4 miles east of Forres rail station and only 24 miles from Inverness airport.
Located 4 miles east of Forres, 9 miles west of Elgin, 30 miles north-east of Inverness and 75 miles north-west of Aberdeen.
Nearest convenience store in Kinloss (2 miles). Multiple supermarkets in nearby towns of Forres and Elgin.
The Loft Coffee Shop on site. The Abbey Inn in Kinloss (2 miles). Good range of bars and eateries in Forres, Elgin and Findhorn.
Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Leader Rooms
Risk Assessment
Educational Focus
Presentation Aids
Outdoor Activities
Disabled Facilities

Getting here

East Grange
United Kingdom
Forres 4 miles.
Rural stop 1/2 mile from site on A96 (see location text for detail).
Inverness, 26 miles (40 minutes). Aberdeen 68 miles (90 minutes).

Rental Rates

Wigwams from £10 per person per night based on 5 sharing. Minimum group size of 20 applies. Sheiling Cabins from £15 per person per night based on maximum occupancy. Minimum group size of 16 applies. You must quote Group Accommodation Youth Booking on calling. Exclusion dates apply.

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The Loft Wigwam and Activity Centre, Forres, Morayshire

Sharon Walters

Joined us: 2016
+44 (0)1343 850 111
East Grange
United Kingdom