Shore Cottage, Ballantrae

Self Catering

Shore Cottage, 2 Harbour Green, Ballantrae, Ayrshire, KA26 0NQ

    Shore Cottage (sleeps 4) is one of three stone and whitewashed beach houses right on the sea front tucked away in a peaceful location at the edge of the west coast seaside village of Ballantrae in South Ayrshire.

    Here you can walk, rest, relax and enjoy the many activities to be found in this wild and unspoilt coastal region of hills and heather. Shore Cottage has been thoughtfully designed in a traditional style from eco-friendly materials providing modern comfort. Harbour Green is a superb holiday location and rural retreat situated next to the picturesque old harbour within a conservation area. Spectacular sea views from each cottage focus directly across the bay to Ailsa Craig, Isle of Arran, Mull of Kintyre and Northern Ireland.

    The cottage provide luxury eco-friendly beachside holiday accommodation. All the cottages are beautifully furnished with a fresh coastal touch - White Company bedlinen, duvets, pillows and towels are included as well as logs, underfloor heating and much more. Each cottage has its own private large garden with a lawn, traditional picket fencing, garden furniture, terraced area and barbecue. The cottage includes the use of many features from books & jigsaws to shrimping nets and wifi to add enjoyment to your holiday in this unique location. Well behaved dogs are welcome. There is excellent mobile telephone reception.

    Ballantrae is a friendly Scottish village - it has a pub, a garage, bank, two public tennis courts, childrens playground, putting green, three cafes and a shop which is open every day of the week. It is 12 miles south of Girvan and 17 miles from Stranraer in South Ayrshire, South West Scotland.

    There are wonderful walks from right outside Harbour Green. The Ayrshire Coastal path passes in front of the area and the four mile beach is at the doorstep. Other activities available locally include wonderful golf courses, fishing on the River Stinchar, hill walking, exploring hill villages and the Galloway Forest Park, wonderful west coast gardens to visit, trips to Culzean Castle, Dumfries House, Glasgow, Ayr & the Robbie Burns Museum, Belfast (the ferry terminal is only 10 miles away) boat trips to Ailsa Craig and much more.

    SHORE COTTAGE - sleeps 4.

    A whitewashed cottage all on one level - Entrance Hall with coat pegs and room for your outdoor gear. Utility Room, Living Area - a wonderful large bright space with double height weatherboarded ceiling, comfortable sofa and chairs, dining table, kitchen area and door to the garden. Sea view. Twin bedroom which can be made up as a super king double by request when booking and a Double bedroom with king size bed, sea view - both have large ensuite shower rooms with wc, large tiled showers and vanity basins.

    TV, DVD player, ipod dock, wifi, dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave,fan oven, gas hob, wood burning stove (logs provided), full underfloor central heating, bed linen and towels included. Large private enclosed lawned garden with furniture and barbecue. Cot and high chair on request.
    4 Self Catering
    Green Tourism Gold
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Shore Cottage
    £550.00 per unit per week

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop


    • Dishwasher
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Microwave
    • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Shower
    • Towels Provided
    • WC EnSuite
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • Garden
    • Hi-Fi
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Special Requirements

    • Families
    • Pets Welcome


    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Coastal Location
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View
    • Village Location
    • Waterfront Location


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Parking
    • Private Car Space

    Road Directions

    From Glasgow and the North follow the M77 then A77 to Ballantrae

    From Carlisle and the South turn off the M 74 at Gretna onto the A75 towards Stranraer , just before Stranraer turn right onto the A77 (follow the ferry signs) and carry on for 17 miles until you reach Ballantrae

    To find Harbour Green turn down towards the sea on either Shore Road or Shellknowe in the centre of the village - turn right at the T junction and carry on about ¼ mile until you reach the harbour which is a dead end - Harbour Green is on the right.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- Ayr Tourist Information Centre - 32 miles

    Getting there by railway:- Girvan Station - 13 miles

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Glasgow Airport - 70 miles; Glasgow Prestwick Airport - 35 miles

    Getting there by ferry:- Cairnryan Ferry Terminals from Ireland - 10 miles

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