Oyster Catcher

Southerness, Scotland (Ref. 8279)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Seaside
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

An attractive, single-storey, detached cottage, in the coastal holiday village of Southerness. Well-equipped and attractively furnished, this Southerness cottage enjoys a beachfront location, overlooking the Solway Firth. The large and beautifully maintained garden outside this Southerness cottage provides the perfect place to relax and enjoy the pleasant sea views over breakfast, afternoon tea or dinner. This Southerness cottage can accommodate five, with a double bedroom and a second bedroom with a triple bunk. This Southerness cottage enjoys an ideal location for walking and cycling along the beautiful beaches of the Scottish Riviera coast and the majestic Galloway Hills. Pretty towns like Gatehouse of Fleet as well as Scotland's book town of Wigtown are easily reached from this Southerness cottage, ensuring something for every member of the family.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x triple bunks (double below, single on top). Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and gas fire.

Amenities

Electric heating with gas fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, library of books, games and DVDs. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Lawned garden to rear of property with garden furniture. Two dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 10 mins walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

SOUTHERNESS

Castle Douglas 19 miles; Dalbeattie 13 miles; Dumfries 16 miles.

Location: Southerness Castle Douglas 19 miles; Dalbeattie 13 miles; Dumfries 16 miles. Southerness is a small coastal village established in the late 18th century, that looks out over the Solway Firth, and forms part of the Colvend coast, one of the finest stretches of coastline on the 'Scottish Riviera'. Home to two pubs and a village store, two miles of sandy beaches with sand dunes, rock pools and Gulf Stream warmed waters, and one of the oldest lighthouses in Scotland, built in 1748, it has everything you will need for a relaxing holiday. The nearby Criffel Hill rises to 569m, offers wonderful views of the farmland and the sands of the Nith Estuary below, and provides great walking opportunities. The Southerness Championship Golf Course adjoins the village and offers panoramic views of the Solway Firth, the Cumbrian Lake District to the south and the Galloway Hills to the west. A great location, with something to keep everybody occupied.