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Self Catering in Dumfries and Galloway - Colvend

Heron Lodge
Dumfries and Galloway

Heron Lodge, Colvend, Dumfries and Galloway

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Sleeps a maximum of: 5

Pricing From: £269.00 - 757.34

This cosy detached lodge is located at Barend holiday park near to Colvend in Dumfries and Galloway and can sleep five people in three bedrooms.

Heron Lodge is just a quarter of a mile inland from the beach at Sandyhills, an area providing plenty of opportunities to walk or cycle. The lodge sleeps five with three bedrooms, one double, one single and one twin room. Downstairs there is a family bathroom with a bath, shower and toilet. The lodge is open plan with a galley-style kitchen, dining area, hallway and sitting room. Head outside to find a balcony with views over Colvend golf course. Heron Lodge is perfect for a family break to Scotland, a short distance from several fabulous beaches. These nearby locations ensure a fun filled break with attractions for all ages.

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The best lodge we've ever stayed in ! Fantastic holiday !
First of all the scenery, beaches & multitude of wildlife were just stunning. The beach at Sandyhills (5 minutes walk from lodge) is such a special place with caves shells rock pools & masses of room to walk your dogs (And Mothers on our holiday) Honestly on our last day & final walk I got wrong off my wife for jumping up & down on the little wooden bridge. It was the first time I'd ever seen a Kingfisher & I got a tad excited!!! The surrounding Towns & Villages are great but you must go to Dalbeattie Town Wood. It has 3 wonderful walks and is simply stunning. We walked around Barend Loch every day with our two Jack Russells (welcomed at the lodge) & marvelled at the peace and tranquility. The Lodge itself is perfect and very well equipped. If you book here you'll have everything you need & the beds are really comfy. We were so amazed with the welcome pack we received with cake wine and chocolates. A little touch but the owners made sure we had a great holiday and that started as soon as we walked through the door. Jo the owner is absolutely lovely and so welcoming My wife accidentally left a bag with some small items she'd purchased for Xmas which Jo has kindly posted on for us. The people of the area are like that so friendly and welcoming We didn't want to leave. We did though but we will return as we've all fallen in love with the place. In summary it's a wonderful well equipped lodge on a beautiful park surrounded by woods and close to a fantastic beach. We loved it & were lucky to have mostly good weather but even the rain was fine & only added to what was a perfect break in a beautiful place



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Linen provided
Towels provided
High Chair


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Gas warm air central heating
Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, Xbox, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
Fuel and power included in rent
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Travel cot, highchair and stairgate
Off road parking for 2 cars
Balcony with furniture
Communal lawned area with private decked area and furniture
Two well-behaved pets welcome
Sorry, no smoking
Shop 2 miles, pub 2 mins walk
Beach 5 mins walk
Note: Open loch on-site, please ensure children and dogs are supervised

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Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

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Shambellie House Museum of Costume - 8.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Threave Garden - 8.7 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Dundrennan Abbey - 9.9 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Threave Castle - 9.9 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Caerlaverock Castle - 10.6 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

MacLellan's Castle - 12.9 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

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