A delightful traditional cottage set in an elevated position looking out over open countryside towards Caerlaverock Wetland & Wildlife Trust Reserve. The cottage is a superb base for family holidays and wildlife watchers alike, offering spacious living accommodation and a superb kitchen and dining area, leading out to a patio with panoramic views over the adjoining area. The market town of Dumfries is only a 15 minute drive away, where you will find a 24 hour Tesco and other convenience stores.
The Caerlaverock Wetland & Wildlife nature Reserve is only half a mile and is home to tens of thousands of geese in the winter months. There are pleasant walks from the Reserve to Caerlaverock Castle which has many events organised by Historic Scotland through the summer months, including enactments of battles and sieges which this principal castle of Dumfriesshire saw in its heyday in the 13th century. Excellent walks and biking routes are available in the Forestry Commission woodlands including the 7Stanes Routes the closest of which are at Mabie Forest and Ae Forest these routes provide trails for all abilities.
Outdoor pursuits for all are freely available including of course numerous golf courses so if you wish you can play a different course every day and for a challenge there is the championship Southerness Links Course. All types of fishing are available including taster sessions at activity centres such as Alderneuk, near Dumfries.
POSTCODE: DG1 4RR
Damage Deposit £150
Bankswood is let weekly Friday - Friday or Monday - Monday. Short breaks are accepted for either 3 nights Friday - Monday, or 4 nights Monday - Friday outside school holiday periods, during school holidays, short breaks are accepted on the same basis if booked within 28 days of arrival
Accommodation for 6 over 1 floor: Lounge; Dining Room (with French doors to patio); Kitchen; 2 Double Bedrooms; Twin Bedroom; Bathroom; Utility/Shower room with walk in shower & WC
Services: Eco Electric Heating & Electricity included * Bed linen & towels are provided * Washing Machine * Tumble Dryer * Dishwasher * Fridge & Freezer * Electric Oven & Hob * Microwave * Wifi * TV with DVD Player * CD Player * Cot & Highchair * Parking * Bicycle Storage * Enclosed Garden with Patio & Furniture * Pets welcome.
EXTRAS: £20 per dog/week.
|Bankswood||£479 Per unit per week|
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.