Welcome to Birch Lodge
We are situated in a
place of great natural beauty, close by to The River Almond at the bottom of the
foothills of the Scottish Highlands in Perthshire. An ideal setting for your relaxation and
peaceful contemplation, and observation of the natural beauty and local natural
wildlife and fields of barley and hills of heather that surrounds us. We
comprise of just over twelve acres, and include a small lake with Canada Geese,
several families of wild ducks, ducklings, oyster catchers, starlings, osprey,
visiting heron, house martins, swallows. Thrushes, blackbirds, ospreys, red
kites, woodcock, blue tits, sand pipers, Tawney owls, otter with surrounding
pastures of woodland,and a place where The threatened and indigenous red squirrel still thrives,also we are filled with additional fabulous local wildlife. A peaceful
place, undisturbed by the pressures of city life, and free of pollution where
you can see the night sky in all its glory.
What We Offer
We offer a selection of talks,courses,and weekend retreats from experienced and knowledgeable environmentalist,sustainable living experts, botanist,herbalist,natural health experts,s,on beautiful lakeside Scottish gardens
throughout the summer months.We also offer women's wellness weekends that include, aromatherapy and reflexology treatments, nutritional guidance, yoga and pilates.
Come and stay in one of our beautiful bell
tents. Each bell tent can hold 2-4 people and comes
complete with all bed linen, towels,wood burning
stove,double bed with all bedding
linen included,surrounded by wildflower fields,including two lakes.
Natural Beekeeping Courses
Beekeeping course is taught by James Gunning with over thirty five years beekeeping experience.James will teach you the necessary skills it takes to be a proficient
beekeeper including the most important skill, Bee Management.Schools and hotels have been awarded Gold Green Awards for having bees on their premises. James will supply you with the hives and the management that you would require including supplying you your very own wildflower comb honey.
We are just over an hour’s drive
away from both Glasgow and Edinburgh; the nearest town is Creiff (9
miles).PH13SG Tel 01738 880328
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