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Case Study Wigwam Holidays Montrave Estate is run by Nicholas and Airin Gilmour and is situated north of Leven in Fife just a few miles from the beautiful Fife coast and just 12 miles from St Andrews, the home of golf and its famous university. It is also just a 30 minute drive from the Queensferry Crossing, the main route to and from the capital city, Edinburgh.

Montrave is a 250-acre estate of mixed grazing and woodland and is soon to be populated by red deer in a push to expand the current farming operation. In amongst all of this are 8 new luxury Wigwam® Cabins, hand built in Perth, Scotland and forms part of the successful Wigwam Holidays Franchise around the UK.

The Wigwam® Cabins have been placed in the grounds of the old house and are surrounded by native woodlands and expansive lawns. The cabins are beautifully crafted with classy interiors in keeping with the natural theme. The accommodation comprises of one double bed and one double sofa bed, sleeping up to 4, en-suite shower room, electric heating and hot water on tap as well as a functioning small kitchen with microwave, hob, kettle and toaster.

There are many other on-site facilities including:
- Steel BBQ Fire pit.
- Fire starter packs and logs can be purchased on site
- A large communal shed available for guests to use as a seating or play area with table tennis table.
- Football pitch and goals on the lawn
- Tree swings.
- Walks through the woods.
- 2 Wigwam® Cabins have hot tubs.
-  Mobile hot tub available for daily rent.
- The site is child and dog friendly making an ideal family holiday venue.

Airin also runs the successful Montrave B+B in their home giving them excellent hospitality experience. For the future, the couple are planning to install 4 more wigwams, add new activities on the estate including walking and bike trails, installing tree houses and hosting events such as small parties and intimate weddings. A small shop at reception supplying milk, butter, toilet rolls, and basic provisions is also being planned.

Wigwam Holidays Montrave Estate opened on the 1st of March 2018 and has hosted many satisfied glampers over the last few months. Follow their progress on Instagram at “wigwamholidaysmontraveestate” and on facebook at “wigwam holidays montrave” or make a booking at http://www.wigwamholidays.com/montrave-estate.

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