Studio Cottage (Balcary)

Self Catering

Balcary, Near Auchencairn, Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 1QZ

    This former mews cottage is close to the beach near Castle Douglas and is ideally situated for bird watching, walking and cycling.

    Perfect for a romantic break for two with the sea practically on its doorstep, this one-bedroom cottage is part of an attractive stables courtyard building, surrounded by exceptional natural beauty. Look out towards the water from a contemporary kitchenette and sitting room that is fully furnished with TV, electric cooker, washing machine, fridge freezer, and breakfast bar. Bed linen is provided and all electricity is included in the price. If you are travelling with a baby, a bassinette-style travel cot is also available if required.

    With a beach just 50 yards away, breathtaking coastal walks start as soon as you open the door. Spend your day exploring the romantic Solway Coast or taking in some of Scotland's finest scenery amongst the Moffat Hills. Enchanting Castle Douglas is just a short drive away, where you can explore this Food Town's culinary credentials with a visit to a family-run brewery, quaint cafes and stock up on local produce at a number of fantastic delicatessens.

    Gradings
    2 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    1
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    The Studio
    £265.00 per unit per week

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Cottage
    • Self Catering Holiday

    Children

    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available

    Languages Spoken

    • French Speaking

    Location

    • Coastal Location
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View

    Special Requirements

    • Pets Welcome

    Catering

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

    Domestic

    • Electric Cooker
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Iron Available
    • Linen Provided
    • Microwave
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • DVD Player
    • Television

    Payment Methods

    • No credit cards accepted

    Transport

    • Bike Storage Available
    • Free Parking On-Site

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Castle Douglas Tourist Information Centre, follow signs to Auchencairn, then turn on to Shore Road for 2 miles to car park, 100 metres past the entrance to Balcary Hotel.

    Getting there by railway:- From Dumfries take the A711 road to Dalbeattie. Continue on the A711 to Auchencairn. Turn left on to Shore Road. Continue on this road for 2 miles to the car park, 100 metres beyond the entrance to Balcary Bay Hotel. Studio Cottage is round the corner on the lane leading to the beach, second door on the left.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Glasgow airport, take the M74 Glasgow to the A701 to Dumfries. Then take the A711 to Dalbeattie and on to Auchencairn. In Auchencairn turn left onto Shore Road for 2 miles to the car park, 100 metres beyond entrance to Balcary Bay Hotel. Studio Cottage is round the corner on the lane leading to the beach, second door on the left.

    Getting there by ferry:- From Stranraer take the A75 to Castle Douglas exit. Follow signs in town to Auchencairn. Turn left on to Shore Road for 2 miles to car park, 100 metres beyond the entrance to Balcary Bay Hotel.

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    Building Entrance

    • There are steps to the main entrance
      • Number of steps 1

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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