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The Quare Place

Southerness, Ayrshire and Dumfries & Galloway (Ref. 13597)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 4

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi


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55 Customer Review(s)

  • Scott

    “The cottage was ideal for our needs and, as someone e who likes to cook, was fantastically well appointed.”

    Every conceivable utensil is provided. The whole place was also spotless and we had a great week

    Every conceivable utensil is provided. The whole place was also spotless and we had a great week

    - Scott, August 2020

The property

This detached cottage is ideally situated in the popular coastal area of Southerness on Scotland's southern Solway Coast.

Thoughtfully designed to maximise sea views from a selection of upper rooms and from the kitchen and dining area downstairs, this Southerness cottage is ideal for families wishing for a relaxing seaside break in delightful contemporary accommodation and in a sought-after coastal location.

With four bedrooms, three with en-suite facilities and the fourth just a couple of steps from the main bathroom, this Southerness cottage offers spacious accommodation throughout.

The large open plan living area exudes quality with a comfortable sitting area, a fully fitted kitchen, dining area and French doors, which open onto a rear patio.

A second sitting room on the first floor is designed to capitalise on the sea views over the Solway Firth to the Lake District beyond.

Outside this Southerness cottage is a large enclosed garden and the south-facing patio area a relaxing place to plan your activities.

The village of Southerness boasts an extensive beach as well as an attractive harbour and access to one of Scotland's undiscovered jewels with beaches, rocky coastlines, and forests for walking and biking in the Galloway Hills.

A delightful contemporary Southerness cottage offering relaxing breaks in style.

Note: This property is 300 yards from Ref. 919273, together they sleep 16.


  • Four bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin, 1 x ground floor twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC (can also be accessed from hallway)
  • Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • First floor sitting room with TV and sea views.
  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Enclosed lawned garden with patio, BBQ and furniture to side of property
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop (seasonal Apr to Oct) and pub 2 mins walk
  • Shop open all year 4 miles.

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About the location


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

Southerness is a small coastal village established in the late 18th century, which 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, a village store, a leisure centre with a pool and 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.