Ideal for lovers of the great outdoors enjoying spectacular views over some of the most stunning scenery in Galloway. Ideal for lovers of the great outdoors enjoying spectacular views over some of the most stunning scenery in Galloway. The lively market town of Newton Stewart is 5 minutes away where there are excellent facilities including shops coffee houses pubs hotels and restaurants. It is also the Gateway to the Galloway Hills situated in Britain s largest forest. The Kirroughtree visitor centre is a short drive away situated within the Galloway Forest Park and offers a wide variety of activities from trails for all abilities the chance to spot red squirrels and birds adventure play ground an orienteering course as well as fantastic mountain bike trails. There is horse riding and bike hire available as well as guided ranger walks to get close to the Red deer and wild goats. When it gets dark the visitor centre is a great place at night for star gazing and is known as one of the darkest skies in Scotland! Salmon fishing is popular on the River Cree and there are local opportunities for sailing golf and hill walking. The RSPB reserve at Wood of Cree is 4 miles and on the Machars peninsula which stretches 20 miles south visitors can explore picturesque harbours as well as sampling the local catch. Amenities: bed linen electric Wi-Fi and central heating included. 1 dog welcome. Regret no smoking. Arrival: 4pm. The cottage is set all on one level and offers TWO bedrooms: 1 king-size and 1 twin. Bathroom: with shower over bath. Lounge: with panoramic views french doors flatscreen TV Freeview DVD iPod dock and hi-fi. Kitchen/diner: cooker microwave fridge and freezer. Outside: patio terrace with garden furniture and BBQ. Any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision. It is therefore advisable that you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements.