Visitors written comments: Scenery idyllic, location to die for; peaceful; nous avons passe' une excellente semaine dans la maison tres' comfortable; wonderful relaxation; sparkling clean; excellent; well equipped etc..Prices start from £250 weeK
Our cottage, bookable direct with us, offers a comfortable and quiet stay in an area of outstanding beauty among the Galloway Hills and not far from beach . Lots of things to see and do by day and at night it is just a drive away from a Stargazer's paradise -- the UK first official Dark Sky Park (cloud permitting !) . High standard of decoration and tastefully furnished. Repeatedly praised in writing by visitors for it's location and the exceptionally high standard of the cottage. This farm cottage is situated at the end of a private road. It is quiet but not isolated. Our family and holiday visitors find it the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of the Galloway Hills while being just a 15 minute drive from the artists' town of Kirkcudbright and the Solway Coast. All accommodation is over one level and comprises of two attractively decorated bedrooms, quality furnished sitting and dining area plus a fully equipped kitchen with electric cooker, microwave and all the tools you require to create a culinary masterpiece.
Foodies will be delighted by the cottage's close proximity to Castle Douglas the Food Town of Dumfries & Galloway. Excellent restrauants, cafes and pubs offering very fine food. The town also has it's own brewery on the main street. There are lots of family run shops offering interesting variety of goods.
For the active, you can try your hand at watersports at the fantastic Loch Ken which offers sailing, canoeing, windsurfing, water skiing and wakeboarding. However if you prefer dry land, the activity centre is also great for archery, abseiling and orienteering.
For lovers of the outdoors, nearby Galloway Forest Park is not to be missed with over 300 square miles of woodland walks, rare wildlife and world-class cycling trails. Bird watchers say it is fantastic. So perhaps you'll go home a Twitcher instead of a Tweeter :-)