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Drumbuie, Southerness
 5 Sleeps maximum 5 No pets Wifi / broadband

Drumbuie    Southerness

Drumbuie is a semi-detached cottage near Southerness in the county of Dumfries and Galloway in Scotland. It has three bedrooms including a king-size bedroom and a ground floor double and a ground floor single room, as well as a bathroom, it can sleep five people. It comes with a kitchen and open plan sitting room with dining area with an electric fire. There is off road parking for two cars in front of the house and to the rear is a lawn with a patio and furniture.

Fisherman Cottage, Glencaple, near Dumfries
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Fisherman Cottage    Glencaple    near Dumfries

Fisherman Cottage is a Victorian, terraced, sandstone villa situated on a delightful elevated site within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is set in a rural position, along with six other properties, one of which being a small castle, yet lies just 1 mile from the village of Glencaple, where there is a tea room, restaurant (within a hotel) and a small shop.

Kirkland Burn, Tinwald, near Dumfries
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 No pets Wifi / broadband

Kirkland Burn    Tinwald    near Dumfries

Kirkland Burn lies just a few minutes outside Dumfries with lovely views across the valley to Galloway and the Solway. Furnished to a very good standard, and with the owners living adjacent, this single-storey, semi-detached cottage has plenty of space for two people.

Hope Cottage, Durisdeer, near Thornhill
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband Real fire or stove

Hope Cottage    Durisdeer    near Thornhill

Hope Cottage is a pretty listed stone cottage on the village green in the small conservation village of Durisdeer. It sleeps up to six, has an open log fire and a large secluded garden and is pet friendly. Durisdeer nestles at the foot of the Lowther Hills, on the Wald path, with doorstep access to the hills. The Southern Upland Way is nearby and the Galloway hills a bit further afield. Hope cottage is a haven of peace and quiet - a retreat for walkers, dog owners and nature enthusiasts.

Waulkmill Cottage, Carronbridge, near Thornhill
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement

Waulkmill Cottage    Carronbridge    near Thornhill

This charming semi-detached cottage, which was once the village smithy, is in the tiny hamlet of Carronbridge just two miles from the broad streets of Thornhill with its good local shops, pubs and restaurants. Very comfortable, bright and welcoming yet retaining original features such as working shutters, it provides a delightful base from which to get to know this fascinating region. The extensive grounds of Drumlanrig Castle are just two miles away, where there are lovely walks and the castle to visit.

Cornlee Cottage, Dumfries
 5 Sleeps maximum 5 No pets Wifi / broadband

Cornlee Cottage    Dumfries

Cornlee Cottage is a semi-detached cottage next to the owners' property, near Dumfries in Scotland. It has three bedrooms including a double, a twin and a single room, there is also a family bathroom and a shower room, the cottage can sleep five people. Also inside there is an open plan living area with a kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area with an electric fire. To the outside sits ample off road parking and an enclosed garden with a lawn area and a gravelled area with furniture.

Ettrick Cottage, Closeburn, near Thornhill
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement

Ettrick Cottage    Closeburn    near Thornhill

One of a pair of beautifully situated rural holiday cottages, Ettrick Cottage is the perfect place for peace and relaxation, with comfortable, bright accommodation. This semi-detached cottage enjoys views towards the vast Forest of Ae and the Nithsdale Valley, home to red squirrels, deer and spectacular birds of prey. There are numerous walks nearby, especially up to lovely Loch Ettrick, 1½ miles along quiet roads, where fishing is also available (licence required).

The Dairy, Sanquhar
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement

The Dairy    Sanquhar

The Dairy is a mid terrace cottage situated close to the village of Sanquhar in Dumfries and Galloway. Hosting three bedrooms; a double and two twin along with a family bathroom, this property can sleep up to five people. Inside you will also find a kitchen and an open plan sitting and dining area. To the outside is off road parking for one car and an enclosed lawned garden to the rear with furniture.

Liftingstane Cottage, Closeburn, near Thornhill
 5 Sleeps maximum 5 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Liftingstane Cottage    Closeburn    near Thornhill

This wonderfully spacious and well-equipped, semi-detached barn conversion has been created from the original farm steading. Well-equipped for families, there is a travel cot, highchair and baby bath provided. Set in a very rural location in the mid-section of the beautiful Nith Valley in Dumfriesshire on the A76, near to the small village of Closeburn and 3 miles from Thornhill. There is a choice of activities locally to suit all ages including walking, cycling, golfing, fishing and birdwatching.

Lapstone Cottage, Mouswald, near Dumfries
 5 Sleeps maximum 5 Pets by arrangement Real fire or stove

Lapstone Cottage    Mouswald    near Dumfries

This delightful, detached, single-storey holiday cottage, furnished and decorated to a good standard, has magnificent views across the fields to the Galloway Hills and Solway Firth, and is situated on the edge of the pretty village of Mouswald. Cosy and comfortable, Lapstone Cottage has a large enclosed garden and makes an ideal holiday home the whole year round. Perfectly located for touring this beautiful area, the Solway Firth Coastline is within 4 miles, and walking, golf, horse riding, cycling, a leisure centre, shops and restaurants can all be found within 7 miles.

The Granary, Sanquhar
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

The Granary    Sanquhar

The Granary is a lovely terraced cottage situated in the town of Sanquhar just twenty six miles from Dumfries in Dumfries and Galloway. The cottage can sleep four people in one super king-size double and one double together with family bathroom. Also in the cottage is an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside is ample off road parking and an enclosed lawned garden with furniture. The Granary is a delightful cottage in a lovely part of Scotland.

Lochhill Bungalow. New Abbey
 8 Sleeps maximum 8 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Lochhill Bungalow. New Abbey

Lochhill Bungalow is set in an enviable location with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and the ruins of Sweetheart Abbey, which was founded by Lady Devorgilla in 1273. The property is located on a working beef farm and the owner is happy to show visitors round the farm. Why not buy some beef from the owner and sample it for yourself! Steeped in history, New Abbey village is delightful - not only can you visit the ruins of the abbey, it also has a watermill and a corn mill.

West Cottage, Southerness, near Dumfries
 8 Sleeps maximum 8 Pets by arrangement

West Cottage    Southerness    near Dumfries

West Cottage is a charming end-terraced holiday cottage situated right on the shore in Southerness with magnificent and uninterrupted views out to sea and of the lighthouse, one of the oldest in Scotland, which stands 17 metres tall.Dumfries and Galloway, declared the BBC’s Countryfile Magazine Holiday Destination of the Year 2015, has many lovely coastal villages with Southerness being among one of the most popular. The village has to the north the magnificent backdrop of Criffel, 570 metres high.

Pleacairn Cottage, near Dalton
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Pleacairn Cottage    near Dalton

Situated on the outskirts of a quiet village, in the heart of 7Stanes Mountain Biking country, this detached converted former dairy is set on a small holding and boasts stunning views over open countryside. This holiday cottage is ideally located to explore local history, with castles, abbeys, mansions and ruins. Dumfries and Galloway boasts rugged coastlines and sandy beaches and is surrounded by breathtaking scenery, offering an ideal base from which to explore the Machars Peninsula and the Galloway Hills.

Glebe Cottage, Kirkland, near Thornhill
 5 Sleeps maximum 5 No pets Wifi / broadband Real fire or stove

Glebe Cottage    Kirkland    near Thornhill

This pretty, south facing detached cottage with its gloriously secluded hot tub and spacious, enclosed garden is just a few minutes drive from the pretty village of Moniaive and close to the Galloway Forest Park. The bright kitchen has both a dining table and relaxing seating area, and with an open fire in the welcoming living room it’s the perfect spot for a thoroughly relaxing holiday at any time of year.

Gillie Cottage, Carsethorn
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 No pets Wifi / broadband Real fire or stove

Gillie Cottage    Carsethorn

Fully modernised former fisherman's cottage in the village of Carsthorn, Dumfries & Galloway. The property comfortably sleeps 2 people with a guest pull-out bed that can accommodate another person, available on request. Shower room. Property has a kitchen with electric oven and fridge freezer, large sitting room with seating for 3 people, an open fire, Smart TV with Netflix, Bluetooth CD player and WiFi access. Outside is a stone patio garden with furniture (not enclosed). Less than 10 miles from the village of New Abbey. No pets.

Eastpark Farmhouse, Caerlaverock, near Dumfries
 12 Sleeps maximum 12 No pets Wifi / broadband

Eastpark Farmhouse    Caerlaverock    near Dumfries

Caerlaverock Eastpark Farmhouse is a bird and wildlife lovers’ dream. Whatever the time of year, there is spectacular wildlife to be seen and where better than from the property’s conservatory. From ospreys and warblers in the spring and summer, to winter when Caerlaverock becomes a wildfowl wonderland, as huge flocks of birds create intricate patterns in the sky as they feed and come in to roost. And don’t forget the badgers which can be viewed each evening all year round from the comfort of the conservatory.

Mildam Croft, New Abbey, near Dumfries
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Mildam Croft    New Abbey    near Dumfries

Milldam Croft is a comfortable ground floor apartment set on the edge of the charming village of New Abbey in Dumfries and Galloway. The apartment benefits from both front and back gardens visited by woodpeckers and red squirrels. It is just a short walk up the road to the Waterloo Monument for great views over the Nith Estuary.

Rowan Cottage, Glencaple, near Dumfries
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Rowan Cottage    Glencaple    near Dumfries

Rowan Cottage is a charming holiday home just seconds from the Nith Estuary where dolphins and porpoises can often been seen. The cottage is in the heart of the historic village of Glencaple and was built in 1880 for a ship’s captain during times when the historic port was extremely busy. The historic quay still remains today. The property has been carefully renovated to a very good standard, is light and airy with a large open plan living area with Karndean flooring, and is ideal for friends and families.

42 Barnhill Road, Dumfries
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement

42 Barnhill Road    Dumfries

42 Barnhill Road is a lovely detached cottage situated one mile from the market town of Dumfries in south west Scotland. The cottage can sleep four people in one double bedroom with en-suite shower and one twin, together with a family bathroom. Also in the cottage is a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with gas fire. Outside is off road parking for two cars and a private enclosed lawned garden with furniture and BBQ.

The Mews Flat, Dalswinton
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

The Mews Flat    Dalswinton

The Mews Flat is a first floor apartment on a country estate in Dalswinton, just seven miles from Dumfries. The apartment sleeps six people and has three twin bedrooms, all with an en-suite shower room. The apartment also has an open plan living area with a kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area. Outside is off road parking. Dalswinton sits on the River Nith and just seven miles to the south is Dumfries, making The Mews Flat a superb base for discovering this magnificent region of Southern Scotland.

River View, Dumfries
 5 Sleeps maximum 5 No pets Wifi / broadband

River View    Dumfries

If you are looking for a perfectly placed holiday home for a quiet relaxing break, yet just a few minutes walk from shops and pubs, this is the place for you! Set in a quiet cul-de-sac with views of the River Nith, River View is a renovated, end-terraced cottage, set quietly beside the river. You could be anywhere, and it is not easy to believe you are in the middle of town.

Cherry Lodge, Dumfries
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement

Cherry Lodge    Dumfries

Cherry Lodge is a log cabin set near Dumfries in Scotland. It has two bedrooms comprising of a double and a twin room as well as a family bathroom, it can sleep four people. It also has a kitchen diner and a sitting room with an open fire. Outside you can find ample off road parking and a covered decking with table and chairs. Cherry Lodge is an excellent stay in a great remote location.

Wagtail Cottage, Southerness
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Wagtail Cottage    Southerness

Wagtail Cottage is a small quirky cottage situated in Southerness with other villages nearby, including Castle Douglas, in the region of Dumfries and Galloways. Accommodating four people across 2 bedrooms, one double and one twin, as well as one bathroom. The cottage also contains a living/dining area that leads onto the conservatory. The cottage also has room with a hot tub and sun loungers. To the outside of the cottage there is off road parking for two cars and an enclosed lawned garden with patio and furniture to the rear.

The Cottage, Glenmidge, Auldgirth
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

The Cottage    Glenmidge    Auldgirth

Sympathetically renovated, this 18th-century stone-built cottage has its own waterwheel and lies at the edge of the small hamlet of Glenmidge. Semi-detached, it lies next to the owner’s home by the Glenmidge Burn, where the odd glimpse of an otter can be seen. Surrounded by hills and forest, the area has abundant wildlife including roe deer, foxes, badgers, tawny and barn owls, buzzards and red kites.

Heron Cottage, Annan
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Heron Cottage    Annan

Heron Cottage is a lovely semi-detached cottage situated in the hamlet of Brydekirk just three and a half miles from Annan in Dumfries and Galloway. The cottage can sleep four people in one king-size double with en-suite shower and one single with a pull-out stacker bed together with a family bathroom. Also in the cottage is a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with electric fire. Outside is off road parking and roadside parking and garden with furniture and BBQ.

North Corner Cottage, Carsethorn
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Real fire or stove

North Corner Cottage    Carsethorn

North Corner Cottage enjoys open views of the Solway Firth, Criffel and the Galloway coastline. Situated 30 yards from the sea in the quiet village of Carsethorn, the cottage is an ideal base from which to explore this beautiful coastline with its abundance of birds or take advantage of the excellent walking, golf and mountain biking nearby.

Excellent local pub 200 metres away serving lunches and evening meals. Regular bus service either to Dumfries or Dalbeattie. The perfect place to relax and unwind from everyday pressures.

Blossom Cottage, Caerlaverock
 8 Sleeps maximum 8 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Blossom Cottage    Caerlaverock

This delightfully situated, detached, holiday cottage has been renovated to a very good standard and is located within the national scenic area. It stands within a secluded garden and enjoy a delightful patio area within the walled area of the garden. The cottage, which is near Caerlaverock Castle, adjoins the famous Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve and is only ¼ mile from the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and, just down the road is the Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve made famous by BBC’s ‘Autumnwatch’.

Hawthorn Cottage, Southerness
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Hawthorn Cottage    Southerness

On a quiet coastal road at Southerness, this period, single-storey holiday property looks out to the sea and Scotland’s second oldest lighthouse. The cottage is set in a stunning position and enjoys uninterrupted views of the sea. Situated in the heart of 7Stanes mountain biking country, this is an ideal location from which to explore castles, abbeys, mansions and ruins, or the Machars Peninsula and the Galloway Hills. The historic cities of Edinburgh and Carlisle, cosmopolitan Glasgow and the north Lake District are easily reachable.

Arkland Mill, Crocketford, near Dumfries
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement

Arkland Mill    Crocketford    near Dumfries

Enjoying an idyllic situation on the 3000-acre Crofts Estate, surrounded by the Galloway Hills, these holiday cottages have enviable, dramatic views towards the Solway Firth and Cumbrian Hills beyond. Accessed along a private drive, and adjoining a cluster of well-maintained estate buildings, Stable Cottage (ref UUD) makes a romantic hideaway for two, offering stylishly furnished accommodation - its walls adorned with the original work of various Scottish artists.

Gardener
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Real fire or stove

Gardener's Cottage    Crocketford    near Dumfries

Enjoying an idyllic situation on the 3000-acre Crofts Estate, surrounded by the Galloway Hills, these holiday cottages have enviable, dramatic views towards the Solway Firth and Cumbrian Hills beyond. Accessed along a private drive, and adjoining a cluster of well-maintained estate buildings, Stable Cottage (ref UUD) makes a romantic hideaway for two, offering stylishly furnished accommodation - its walls adorned with the original work of various Scottish artists.

The Old Coach House, Moniaive
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

The Old Coach House    Moniaive

The Old Coach House is a detached conversion in the grounds of the owner's home. With three bedrooms, a king-size double with an en-suite, a double and an adult bunk bedroom, it sleeps six people comfortably. There is also a shower room with Jack-and-Jill access to the double and bunk rooms, a ground floor wet room, a kitchen with dining area, a utility and a sitting room. Outside, there is off road parking, a shared garden and a private patio with furniture.

The Quare Place, Southerness
 8 Sleeps maximum 8 No pets Wifi / broadband Real fire or stove

The Quare Place    Southerness

The Quare Place is a detached cottage in the popular coastal village of Southerness on Scotland's Solway Coast. This cottage sleeps eight people in four bedrooms, three with en-suite facilities. The cottage also has a bathroom and ground floor wet room, an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning and a first floor sitting room. Outside there is ample off road parking and an enclosed lawned garden with furniture. The Quare Place is an ideal retreat for any party.

Kouloura, Southerness
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Real fire or stove

Kouloura    Southerness

Kouloura is a charming holiday home, a single storey detached property within easy reach of the beach in Southerness. There is a double bedroom, and a family bedroom with two sets of bunk beds. There is also a family bathroom. The kitchen has a dining area, while the sitting room offers a cosy open fire, and there are also two conservatories, ensuring a sunny spot in which to relax throughout the day.

The Glen Farmhouse, Shawhead,near Dumfries
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 No pets Wifi / broadband Real fire or stove

The Glen Farmhouse    Shawhead,near Dumfries

Situated on the 6000-acre Lincluden Estate, these three detached properties are presented to the highest standards. They are located in remote settings on the edge of the moors with delightful woodland walks and hillside trails up into forests..It is an area hugely popular with walkers and cyclists of all abilities, and the Dalbeattie 7 Stanes cycling trail is also close by. There are many sandy beaches and forest trails to explore and many lovely gardens nearby as well for those seeking a slower pace of recreation.

Glen Rowan Bothy, Moniaive
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 Pets by arrangement

Glen Rowan Bothy    Moniaive

This detached, single-storey renovated cottage is located on the outskirts of the historic village of Moniaive and offers a very good standard of holiday accommodation. Situated in beautiful countryside and rolling hills between Galloway Forest Park and Southern Uplands, it is an ideal base for exploring. Golf, fishing, hill walking, cycling and abundance of wildlife give plenty of scope for outdoor activities. Drumlanrig Castle and Dumfries are a short drive and Edinburgh and Glasgow are easily reached within 1.5 hours. Shop, pub and restaurant 600 yards.

Wee Glebe, Kirkland, near Thornhill
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 No pets Wifi / broadband

Wee Glebe    Kirkland    near Thornhill

Hidden in the heart of the Dumfries and Galloway countryside, lies this superb self-catering abode named Wee Glebe. A former 200 year old stable, which has been converted into a 5 star holiday cottage, exclusively for couples wanting to escape their hectic lives. Wee Glebe is the perfect location to celebrate any special occasions such as honeymoons, anniversaries and birthdays or even just to explore what wonders that Dumfries and Galloway has to offer with quality and service assured.

The Old Church Hall, Kirkbean, near New Abbey
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

The Old Church Hall    Kirkbean    near New Abbey

This beautifully restored, semi-detached cottage is conveniently situated on the Solway Coast Heritage Trail, and is an ideal location from which to explore this historic region of south west Scotland and enjoy the many outdoor pursuits, including mountain biking, golf, water sports and walking.The Old Church Hall is conveniently positioned mid-way between the popular walking and world class mountain bike areas of Mabie and Dalbeattie forests.

Oyster Catcher, Southerness
 5 Sleeps maximum 5 Pets by arrangement

Oyster Catcher    Southerness

Oyster Catcher is a charming single storey cottage in a wonderful holiday location, set overlooking the beach and the Solway Firth in Southerness, Dumfries and Galloway. There is a double bedroom, and also a room with a triple bunk, suitable for three people as it has a double bed on the bottom and a single on top. The cottage has a fitted kitchen, and a sitting room with a dining area and gas fire.

The Bothy, Southerness
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 No pets

The Bothy    Southerness

The Bothy is a charming, detached cottage located in the village of Southerness in Scotland. With three bedrooms including two doubles (one with an en-suite shower room), plus one bunks for children, this cottage can sleep six people. The rest of the cottage includes a ground floor bathroom, a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with French doors. Outside there is off road parking for three cars and an enclosed, lawned garden with furniture and a barbecue.

Seascape, Southerness
 8 Sleeps maximum 8 No pets Wifi / broadband

Seascape    Southerness

Set in the seaside village of Southerness, these spacious, detached holiday properties (refs 30501 and 26035) are just 500 yards from the sandy beach and make an ideal base for exploring south west Scotland. They stand 30 yards apart and are separated by a fence with an access gate. Both enjoy a sea view to the south and views of Criffel and the Galloway Hills to the north, and are ideal for family and friends to relax and unwind in.

Stables Cottage, Crocketford, near Dumfries
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 Pets by arrangement Real fire or stove

Stables Cottage    Crocketford    near Dumfries

Enjoying an idyllic situation on the 3000-acre Crofts Estate, surrounded by the Galloway Hills, these holiday cottages have enviable, dramatic views towards the Solway Firth and Cumbrian Hills beyond. Accessed along a private drive, and adjoining a cluster of well-maintained estate buildings, Stable Cottage (ref UUD) makes a romantic hideaway for two, offering stylishly furnished accommodation - its walls adorned with the original work of various Scottish artists.

Stable Cottage, Crocketford, near Dumfries
 5 Sleeps maximum 5 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Stable Cottage    Crocketford    near Dumfries

Beautifully presented this cosy terraced holiday cottage in the little village of Crocketford with its family owned pub/restaurant and village store with fresh rolls and newspapers daily, is an ideal base to explore all that this hidden gem of an area has to offer. Exploring this beautiful corner of south west Scotland is a joy whether it be by car, bike or foot.Drive some of the 200 miles or so of the stunning and dramatic coastline with secluded little bays and sandy beaches.

Driftwood, Southerness, near Dumfries
 10 Sleeps maximum 10 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Driftwood    Southerness    near Dumfries

This delightful, detached, single-storey beach house stands in a magnificent position with direct access onto 2 miles of sandy beaches and rock pools, and sits right next to the 13th green of the local golf course, making it an ideal holiday location. The uninterrupted views of the sea and shore line with the Lakeland Fells to the south and Criffel and the Galloway hills to the east are breath-taking.

Sherauchie, Southerness
 8 Sleeps maximum 8 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Sherauchie    Southerness

Sherauchie is a lovely, single-storey cottage in Southerness. With four three quarter double bedrooms, two with en-suites, it sleeps eight people. There is also a bathroom, a kitchen and a sitting room with electric fire. Outside there is off road parking for four cars and to the rear there is a patio garden with furniture. Sherauchie is just a short walk from Southerness beach and harbour, making it a wonderful seaside retreat for families and friends.

Ewes Schoolhouse, Ewes, near Langholm
 7 Sleeps maximum 7 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Ewes Schoolhouse    Ewes    near Langholm

Surrounded by hills and fells in the heart of the Borders, and just 5 miles from the quaint Scottish town of Langholm, this detached, Victorian schoolhouse offers superb walking from the doorstep. Retaining many original features, it makes a very comfortable year round retreat with immediate access to the scenic, historic Borders route to Edinburgh. Riding, a sports centre, the Langholm Walks, Buccleuch Theatre, golf and fishing are nearby. Shops and pubs 5 miles.

Bankswood Cottage, Caerlaverock
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Bankswood Cottage    Caerlaverock

This delightfully situated, detached, holiday cottage has been renovated to a very good standard and is located within the national scenic area. It stands within a secluded garden and enjoy a delightful patio area within the walled area of the garden. The cottage, which is near Caerlaverock Castle, adjoins the famous Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve and is only ¼ mile from the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and, just down the road is the Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve made famous by BBC’s ‘Autumnwatch’.

The Wee Byre, Irongray, near Dumfries
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

The Wee Byre    Irongray    near Dumfries

This detached barn conversion is set in a rural area with a games room and a private tennis court, which boasts stunning views over open countryside and is situated in an ideal location to explore South West Scotland. The holiday cottage is located close to the bustling town of Dumfries, which dates back 800 years and has connections with the poet Robert Burns, with many shops, eateries and pubs.

Sea Rise, Southerness
 8 Sleeps maximum 8 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Sea Rise    Southerness

Set in the seaside village of Southerness, these spacious, detached holiday properties (refs 30501 and 26035) are just 500 yards from the sandy beach and make an ideal base for exploring south west Scotland. They stand 30 yards apart and are separated by a fence with an access gate. Both enjoy a sea view to the south and views of Criffel and the Galloway Hills to the north, and are ideal for family and friends to relax and unwind in.

Camelia Cottage, Glencaple, near Dumfries
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Camelia Cottage    Glencaple    near Dumfries

Delightfully situated in a quiet residential area of the village, this detached holiday cottage is presented to a very good standard and the outside is clearly distinguishable by its corner position. It is within easy reach of the coast and a shop, tea room and pub, and the food town of Castle Douglas is just a short drive away. The hotel in the village has a restaurant and bar open to non-residents.

Dabbins Cottage, Ruthwell
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Real fire or stove

Dabbins Cottage    Ruthwell

Dabbins Cottage is an all ground floor cottage, set on the owners' working livestock farm, 2.8 miles from the village of Ruthwell in Dumfries. This cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one twin, as well as a bathroom. The cottage also has an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Outside there is off road parking for two cars and a shared front garden with furniture.

Craigieburn, Southerness
 8 Sleeps maximum 8 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband Real fire or stove

Craigieburn    Southerness

Delightfully secluded yet only a short stroll from the beach, this beautifully presented property offers an ideal holiday getaway. The coastal village of Southerness, projecting out into the Solway Firth, has undoubtedly some of the most outstanding views of the Solway Firth to the Lake District beyond. Explore the beach, try sea fishing or simply enjoy the views of the striking lighthouse, built in 1749.

The Barn at the Bakery, Moniaive
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 Pets by arrangement

The Barn at the Bakery    Moniaive

Situated in the charming village of Moniaive, this spacious semi-detached, single storey holiday property, adjacent to the owners house, is located close to the Galloway Forest and the Southern Upland Way. Popular with walkers and cyclists of all abilities, with many cycle paths close by. Golf courses in close proximity and for fishing enthusiasts the River Nith is one of Scotlands premier salmon and trout rivers. Historic attractions include Morton and Sanquhar Castle, Robert Burns’ House and Drumlanrig Castle. Shop, pub and restaurant 200 yards.

Glenbank, Moniaive, near Thornhill
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband Real fire or stove

Glenbank    Moniaive    near Thornhill

Surrounded by countryside, close to Moniaive, this detached holiday cottage sits approximately 100 yards from River Cairn, renowned for salmon and trout fishing (permits available), and makes an ideal retreat for walkers and cyclists. Close to Galloway Forest and the Southern Upland Way, this is an ideal retreat for walkers and cyclists. Nearby attractions include Morton and Sanquhar Castle, Robert Burns House, Drumlanrig Castle, Newton Stewart, Castle Douglas and Loch Ken. Golf courses are close by. Shop, pub and restaurant 4 miles.

Beachcomber Cottage, Southerness
 8 Sleeps maximum 8 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Beachcomber Cottage    Southerness

This modern, well-presented cottage is a detached building in the small coastal village of Southerness. Well equipped and furnished to a high standard throughout, the property offers comfortable rooms. These include two double and two twin bedrooms, a fitted kitchen and a lounge with dining area. Patio doors open out onto the large decked area with hot tub, with wonderful views over the Solway Firth, and there's a large cottage garden.

Gilchristland Cottage, Closeburn, near Thornhill
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Gilchristland Cottage    Closeburn    near Thornhill

In a beautiful setting with magnificent views of the Forest of Ae and the Nithsdale Valley to the Queensberry Hills, this semi-detached farm holiday cottage sits in front of the owner’s riding stables on a quiet road to Loch Ettrick and Ae village. Wildlife abounds with deer, red squirrels, goshawks, buzzards and red kites. Fishing, forest walks, cycle routes and the 7 Stanes Mountain Biking are close by. Visit Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill with shops and golf, Mabie Farm Park with dirt buggies, paddle boats, trampolines and astro turf slides.

Martha
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Martha's Shore Cottage    Glencaple

Peacefully set with panoramic views over countryside to the Nith Estuary, these detached, single-storey holiday cottages have their own garden and have been furnished and equipped to the STB’s ‘4 Star’ standard. Conheath Gatelodge is a traditional Georgian cottage with many original features, whilst Martha’s Shore Cottage was an original fisherman’s cottage dating back to 1700 - generations of Martha’s artistic family lived here and her father was the stone mason for the farm estate, and cut stone for the owner’s farmhouse.

Townhead Mill, Thornhill
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement

Townhead Mill    Thornhill

Nestled in the hills, this restored 18th century watermill enjoys superb panoramic views of the Nith Valley. Originally a a silver fox ranch, this property offers first class accommodation for parties of up to 6, and retains many original features including the water wheel. A large games room, including a pool table and table tennis facilities, provides on-site entertainment whilst the local golf club attracts the more energetic holidaymaker.

Glenview, Dunscore, near Dumfries
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement

Glenview    Dunscore    near Dumfries

Peacefully situated within Dunscore Glen, this detached holiday property, furnished and equipped to an excellent standard, offers panoramic views over open countryside. Nestling in the heart of the Dumfriesshire countryside, there is extensive walking throughout the shared 300-acre grounds and the opportunity to watch deer, birds of prey and owls in their natural surroundings. Local attractions include Drumlanrig Castle, the home of the Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry, and has a superb art collection, beautiful gardens and extensive country park.

Burnfoot of Cluden, Holywood, near Dumfries
 16 Sleeps maximum 16 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Burnfoot of Cluden    Holywood    near Dumfries

Burnfoot of Cluden is situated in a lovely spot overlooking the River Cairn at East Cluden. Rural in character, but less than ten minutes’ drive from Dumfries, it sleeps up to 16, and is perfect for holidays for families and friends. Burnfoot is open all year round for holidays and short breaks. There are eight bedrooms and three bathrooms, an Aga in the kitchen, a wood burning stove in the living room and central heating throughout.

Solway View, Powfoot, near Dumfries
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Solway View    Powfoot    near Dumfries

This end terrace holiday villa boasts superb views across the Solway Firth. The inner Solway is characterised by wide expanses of mudflats and saltmarsh, which stretch across the coastline. An abundance of wildlife, sea birds, geese and the protected Natterjack Toad can be seen from this viewpoint. An ideal location for golfers, Powfoot is home to an 18-hole links/parkland course, with a further 29 courses throughout Dumfries and Galloway.

West Winds, Torthorwald
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

West Winds    Torthorwald

West Winds is a stone built detached cottage on a sloping hillside close to the villages of Torthorwald and Collin just four miles from Dumfries in Southern Scotland. Boasting one double bedroom and one twin as well as a family shower room, this cottage can sleep four people. The rest of the accommodation is comprised of a fitted kitchen, a conservatory with a dining area and a sitting room with a gas fire.

Keepers Cottage, Caerlaverock
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Keepers Cottage    Caerlaverock

This delightfully situated, detached, holiday cottage has been renovated to a very good standard and is located within the national scenic area. It stands within a secluded garden and enjoy a delightful patio area within the walled area of the garden. The cottage, which is near Caerlaverock Castle, adjoins the famous Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve and is only ¼ mile from the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and, just down the road is the Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve made famous by BBC’s ‘Autumnwatch’.

Hollins Cottage, Caerlaverock, near Dumfries
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Hollins Cottage    Caerlaverock    near Dumfries

This delightfully situated, detached, holiday cottage has been renovated to a very good standard and is located within the national scenic area. It stands within a secluded garden and enjoy a delightful patio area within the walled area of the garden. The cottage, which is near Caerlaverock Castle, adjoins the famous Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve and is only ¼ mile from the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and, just down the road is the Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve made famous by BBC’s ‘Autumnwatch’.

Sunnyhill View, Holywood, near Dumfries
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Sunnyhill View    Holywood    near Dumfries

Attached to the owner’s home, this semi-detached holiday cottage is on a working farm with views over open countryside. Located close to Dumfries with connections to the poet Robert Burns. Popular with cyclists and walkers, it is within easy reach of the 7 Stanes mountain bike centres. The area has many villages and sandy and rocky beaches. Attractions include Drumlanrig Castle and Queensberry. Nearby is Thornhill and Mabie Farm Park with quad bikes, trampolines and astro turf slides. Shop, pub and restaurant 5 miles.

Muirhead Cottage, Thornhill
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Muirhead Cottage    Thornhill

This single-storey, detached old farm-workers’ cottage is nestled beneath the Lowther Hills with spectacular open views across the Nith valley. Ideal for couples and families, it offers a peaceful rural base from which to explore the surrounding areas. It is a popular holiday destination for walkers, cyclists and golfers, with visitors welcome at Thornhill Golf Club. Fishing is available on the River Nith and surrounding lochs, and there are many varied and interesting walks in the nearby area including the Southern Upland Way.

Conheath Gatelodge Cottage, Glencaple, near Dumfries
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband Real fire or stove

Conheath Gatelodge Cottage    Glencaple    near Dumfries

Peacefully set with panoramic views over countryside to the Nith Estuary, these detached, single-storey holiday cottages have their own garden and have been furnished and equipped to the STB’s ‘4 Star’ standard. Conheath Gatelodge is a traditional Georgian cottage with many original features, whilst Martha’s Shore Cottage was an original fisherman’s cottage dating back to 1700 - generations of Martha’s artistic family lived here and her father was the stone mason for the farm estate, and cut stone for the owner’s farmhouse.

Swallow Lodge, Bardennoch West, near Carsphairn
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement

Swallow Lodge    Bardennoch West    near Carsphairn

This picturesque detached holiday lodge is situated in a quiet rural location, surrounded by stunning views over the rolling hills. Ideally located to explore the beauty of Dumfries and Galloway with rugged coastlines and secluded sandy beaches. An abundance of world class mountain biking and walking routes, with riding, fishing, wildlife and bird watching all within easy reach. Ayrshire offers many historical sites and the Ayrshire Coastal Path, over 100 miles of coastal walking. The historic cities of Edinburgh, Carlisle and cosmopolitan Glasgow are easily reached.


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