Gatehouse Of Fleet Cottages
Please find below a selection of self catering holiday cottages to rent near Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland.
Looking for peace and quiet? Our Gatehouse of Fleet cottages nestle within a National Scenic Area in the centre of Dumfries and Galloway, close to the coast and the stunning Galloway Forest Park.
Gatehouse of Fleet is a pleasant village with many attractive features. Its location, of course, along with charming people, individual shops, a real-ale pub serving good food and a challenging 9-hole golf course boasting spectacular views.
It's an excellent centre for walking, whether you explore the rocky coastline, follow the trails of Cally Oak or Carstramon Woods; or head a little further afield to Fleet Valley or the Galloway Forest Park. Mountain biking and cycling are popular too.
Taking the family? Children will love the sandy beaches - there are twelve close to the village - ideal for swimming and water sports. Or take them to Cream O'Galloway for delicious organic ice-cream, a tour of the farm and fun in their natural adventure playground.
Cally Gardens is an absolute must for anyone with green fingers. Open from Easter to September, this working nursery showcases over 4,000 perennials within an ancient walled garden.
Our Gatehouse of Fleet cottages are also close to historic and cultural attractions. There's Cardoness Castle, a 15th Century nobleman's residence; the ruins of Anwoth Church; Rusco Castle (open by appointment) and the Mill on the Fleet, an old textile mill converted into an award-winning visitors' centre.
Add a mild climate guaranteed to beat those winter blues and you have all the ingredients for a truly relaxing holiday.