We close for Winter on Sunday 1st October 2023 and reopen on Friday 22nd March 2024. We are taking bookings by completing our contact form on our contacts page or please leave a short voicemail message on our mobile No. below and we will return your call asap.
Slatebarns Caravan Park is a small touring caravan/motorhome park which is owned and run by Pam & Bryan Crawford. (no residentials, tents, Gazebos or commercial vehicles accepted) To reserve a pitch please call us on (+44) 07867009915 or complete our contact form. We are located on the outskirts of Edinburgh (7 miles from the city centre's Princes Street) and minutes from Edinburgh City Bypass. There is a choice of hardstanding or grass pitches - all with electric hookups. This peaceful park is situated on the edge of Roslin Glen (which has great woodland walks). It is next door to the famous Rosslyn Chapel and Rosslyn Castle (both featured in the movie The Da Vinci Code). A 5 minute walk up Chapel Loan takes you to the main street of Roslin where you will find the friendly village pub which serves food daily in their cosy lounge, conservatory and bar and is very dog friendly. The bus stop into Edinburgh is directly opposite where you will also find Dollys Tearoom. A direct bus service to Edinburgh (No. 37) runs every 30 minutes during weekdays and every 20 minutes at weekends and also runs through the night into the early hours of the morning. There is a Post Office and convenience store and a Co-op supermaket (with cash machine). Three larger supermarkets (Asda, Sainsburys and M&S Simply Food are situated at Straiton retail park (just over a 5 minute drive away by car) along with various shops, restaurants and fast food outlets.
This park is ideal for those wishing to explore the sights of Edinburgh - which includes The Scottish Parliament, the famous Royal Mile which has Holyrood Palace at one end of it and Edinburgh Castle at the other end. The famous Edinburgh Fringe & International Festival takes place in the month of August as does the Edinburgh Military Tattoo. This time of year tends to fill up quickly so early booking is advised. The Royal Highland Showground is situated 12.5 miles away which is where the Royal Highland Show is held in June every year. In the local area there is Golf, hillwalking amongst the Pentland Hills, which are 3 miles away, ski-ing at Hillend artificial ski-slope 3 miles, horseriding - 4.8 miles and fishing.