Self Catering in Dumfries and Galloway - Newton Stewart
Areas: Wigtownshire, Dumfries and Galloway
Dumfries and Galloway
Dumfries and Galloway
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £340.00 - 576.00
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. 1 OF 3 Properties in a wonderful elevated position looking towards Cairnsmore hill. Walking into this semi-detached cottage which is all on one level the bright kitchen is off the hall it has a dining table cooker microwave fridge and freezer.
The lounge has stunning views over the hills from the patio next door to the kitchen with a flat screen TV Freeview DVD iPod dock and hi-fi. Further up the hall there are two bedrooms: 1 king-size and 1 twin. The main Bathroom has a shower over bath and WC.
Venturing outside there is a patio terrace with garden furniture and BBQ with unspoilt views across the pretty hills and forest and there is ample private parking. 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.
Pub Within 1 Mile
Shop Within 1 Mile
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Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Galloway Forest Park - 2.6 miles (Countryside)
Wood of Cree - 4.4 miles (Countryside)
Torhouse Stone Circle - 5.2 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Wigtown Martyrs' Grave and Martyrs' Stake - 5.7 miles (Historic Building)
Carsluith Castle - 8.2 miles (Castle)
Bruce's Stone, Glentrool - 9.1 miles (Countryside)
Cairn Holy Chambered Cairns - 9.2 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Sorbie Tower - 11.1 miles (Castle)
Barhobble Church - 11.2 miles (Historic Church)
Druchtag Motte - 11.7 miles (Castle)
Nearest Alternative Cottages
Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.