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8 Ninian's Landing

Isle of Whithorn, Dumfries & Galloway, Ayrshire and Dumfries & Galloway

  • 8 Ninian's Landing
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  • 8 Ninian's Landing
  • 8 Ninian's Landing
  • 8 Ninian's Landing
  • 8 Ninian's Landing

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The Property

A delightful first floor apartment in a renovated warehouse and ideally located on the harbour side of the traditional working fishing village of Isle of Whithorn. Well appointed throughout, this Isle of Whithorn holiday apartment is ideal for a couple seeking a charming base from which to explore this beautiful part of the country. All first floor and with views over this working harbour, this Isle of Whithorn holiday cottage has a double bedroom, a bathroom and a spacious open plan living area with well-equipped fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside this apartment in the Isle of Whithorn is the working harbour where there is a hotel offering freshly-caught seafood, a must for guests to enjoy in this lovely fishing village. Nearby, is the ruined 13th century chapel of St Ninian and the Pilgrim’s Way, which winds its way through the village. For birdwatching enthusiasts, there are five birdwatching reserves within an hour’s drive as well as ample fishing, walking and cycling opportunities. A delightful Isle of Whithorn apartment to be enjoyed throughout the year.

Accommodation

All first floor. One double bedroom. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area (with double sofa bed if required).

Amenities

Electric heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Parking space for 1 car in rear courtyard with additional parking nearby. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 5 mins walk, pub next door. Note: There is limited mobile phone coverage in the property.

This property offers the following short breaks: Help

  • Winter
  • Off Season
  • Last Minute
  • Christmas

At a glance

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Sleeps:2
Bedrooms:1
Bathrooms:1
Pets:Yes

Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Seaside

About the location

Isle Of Whithorn

Newton Stewart 20 miles.

The picturesque village of the Isle of Whithorn, though no longer an island, nestles around its natural harbour on the southernmost tip of the Machars Peninsula, designated as an outstanding conservation area. The village has a long history of seafaring and trade, which dates back to the Vikings. The arrival in 397 of Ninian, Scotland's first missionary and saint, is thought to be the beginning of Scotland's Christian history, and the remains of the 13th century chapel can still be seen at the end of the harbour. A short climb will take you to the distinctive white tower - the Cairn - which has been a mariner's landmark for close on two centuries. Today the harbour is popular with visiting leisure sailors and with local boats fishing for crabs and lobsters. The area is steeped in history with numerous sites ranging from Mesolithic and Iron Age forts, standing stones and 'cup and ring’ markings, an 11th century chapel and castles from the era of Robert the Bruce. Wigtown, Scotland's first book town, can be reached within a short drive, and has over a dozen book shops in which one can easily lose an hour or two! With beaches, forests, golf courses, gardens and churches to visit, this is an ideal base for discovering this corner of Scotland.

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Fantastic location for a get away from it all break. Property was equipped to a very high standard and there were some unexpected extras such as the welcome pack and use of binoculars and details on the local bird watching.

Mrs Blair-sellors, Bradford, March 2014

Loved the view from the window straight onto harbour. Coastal walk beautiful in both directions. The headland behind the flat is fantastic, I saw a Seal, a Porpoise, a Gannet and other sea birds. Lovely cosy flat. Good pub too.

Mrs Gavins, morecambe, March 2014

Excellent location. Property clearly well looked after and remarkable 'well stocked' including lots of extras including basic 'welcome' provisions.

Mr Bisset, Kelso, December 2013

I was looking for 1 week of paradise in December in Scotland, and I found it in Isle of Whithorn. Great for walking, reading, eating, and drinking wine in this beautiful place.

Mrs Clayton, Grimsby, December 2013

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