Bracken Cottage (Colvend)

Self Catering

Fairgirth Farm, Sandyhills, Dalbeattie, Dumfries & Galloway, DG5 4NS

    Unwind at Bracken Cottage in picturesque Sandyhills and enjoy the tranquillity of the nearby beach and forest as well as an array of activities.

    This beautiful white-washed cottage is an ideal countryside retreat. Unwind with leisurely walks on the nearby beach or through the forest and view some of the region's finest wildlife close at hand. Offering comfort and flexibility, the cottage is a real home-from-home and enjoys the characteristics of a charming and traditional retreat with modern appliances and stylish furnishings. The accommodation comprises of two spacious double bedrooms with plenty of storage space, a contemporary bathroom and shower room, an exceptional fully fitted kitchen with cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine and dishwasher, and a relaxing lounge and dining room which leads onto a peaceful patio area.

    Enjoy some of the region's glorious sandy beaches which are within walking distance and fish for trout on your own loch. Stabling and grazing are available if you want to bring your own horse or if you would prefer to book a lesson at the local riding school, it's only five minutes away. Just round the corner, you'll find fantastic golf at Colvend, a popular 18-hole course, which is challenging and offers fantastic views, while another three courses are within half an hour travelling time. Situated on the coast, Bracken Cottage has the advantage of being in the countryside but close to nearby towns - Dalbeattie and its magnificent forest is just 5 miles away and historic Dumfries is only 18 miles.
    4 Self Catering
    Cyclists Welcome Walkers Welcome
    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
    Bracken Cottage

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Self Catering Holiday


    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available


    • Smoking Restricted


    • Property On Farm
    • Rural Location

    Special Requirements

    • No Pets Allowed


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


    • Laundry Facilities on Complex

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden

    Payment Methods

    • No credit cards accepted


    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    From Dumfries take the A710 on the Tourist Coast Route to Sandyhills. Across from Sandyhills car park, turn right onto B road and drive for approximately 1 mile. Fairgirth Farm is situated on left hand side.

    Transport within Scotland

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    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp, lift or stair lift

    Building Entrance

    • There is a ramp to the main entrance

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by the guest
    • Bathrooms available with :
      • bath with shower
      • level entry shower
      • separate shower unit


    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • flat, (i.e. without steps)
      • with a ramp

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

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