For many years the House of Machrie was the farmhouse for the principle farm on the island and even had a brush with Royalty in 1904. The House is approximately half a mile inland from the western shore.
The Lodge is situated 50 yards from Blackwaterfoot’s picturesque harbour and a ten minute stroll from the sandy beach below the unique 12 hole links golf course. A warm welcome awaits guests, as does comfortable, no-smoking, en-suite accommodation.
The Battery House is the perfect base from which to explore the Galloway wilderness and Dark Skies, the delights of the Solway Firth and the rugged South Carrick coastline . Excellent mountain biking trails are available at Glen Trool .