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A pretty, single-storey cottage resting in Powfoot, Dumfries. Beachfront. Beautiful views. Enclosed garden. Off-road parking. Lockerbie 13.1 miles; Dumfries 14.4 miles; Carlisle 22.9 miles. (Ref. 1081738)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Washing machine

7 nights from £460

  • Sleeps3
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsYes

    4.8

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Harbour side cottage in charming fishing village of Isle of Whithorn. Rear garden with sea views. Woodburning stove. Pets welcome. Ideal base for exploring the peninsula and Dumfries and Galloway. Newton Stewart 20 miles. (Ref. 946045)

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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from £354

  • Sleeps5
  • Bedrooms3
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    4.6

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A marvellous Victorian mid-terrace cottage resting in Powfoot, near Annan in Dumfries and Galloway. Close to the beach. Pet-friendly. Views. WiFi. Dumfries 14.5 miles; Carlisle 23 miles. (Ref. 1081861)

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  • Off-road parking

7 nights from £441

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  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
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    4.9

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A superb holiday accommodation resting in Castle Douglas. Lake views. Pet-friendly. WiFi. Close to amenities. Dumfries 18.4 miles. (Ref. 1006970)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
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7 nights from £336

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  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
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    5.0

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A fantastic, stone-fronted holiday home in rural Canonbie near Langholm, Dumfries and Galloway. Dog-friendly. Enclosed garden. Countryside views. Garden furniture. Carlisle 14.6 miles; Lockerbie 21 miles; Hawick 29.8 miles. (Ref. 1128676)

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7 nights from £427

  • Sleeps8
  • Bedrooms4
  • PetsYes

    4.7

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A tranquil, converted mill in Rockliffe near Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway. Woodburing stove. Dog-friendly. Barbecue. Close to beach. Castle Douglas 12.4 miles; Kirkcudbright 19.7 miles; Dumfries 20.7 miles. (Ref. 1088297)

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7 nights from £587

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    4.9

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Charming, terraced coastal cottage in hamlet of Powfoot, on the beautiful Solway coast, 3.5 miles from Annan. Steps from the beach. Woodburning stove. Pet-friendly. Ideal for families. Gretna 12 miles. (Ref. 940547)

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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from £402

  • Sleeps6
  • Bedrooms3
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    4.8

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Superb semi-detached cottage near Southerness beaches on Solway coast. Refurbished and decorated to high standard. Ideal for walking, cycling and exploring. Dumfries 14 miles. (Ref. 937831)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from £421

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    4.7

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This superb lodge is situated on the outskirts of Dumfries, Scotland. Off-road parking. Pet-friendly. Castle Douglas 18 miles; Gretna 30 miles. (Ref. 989531)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from £349

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  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
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    4.5

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This 16th century, lime-washed gatehouse is located in the centre of Whithorn. Castlewigg 2.2 miles; Wigtown 10.7 miles; Newton Stewart 17.3 miles. (Ref. 1046835)

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7 nights from £325

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  • Bedrooms2
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    4.4

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Fabulous beachside location. Cottage sleeps 4. Off-road parking. Beach access in 30 seconds. 2 golf courses nearby. Castle Douglas 19 miles. (Ref. 960277)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from £507

  • Sleeps8
  • Bedrooms4
  • PetsNo

    5.0

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Oakbank is a detached property in spacious grounds, settled on the edge of Carrutherstown near Annan, Dumfries and Galloway. Pet and child-friendly. Lockerbie 8.1 miles; Dumfries 9.9 miles. (Ref. 1146014)

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  • Baby-friendly
  • Games room

7 nights from £748

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  • Sleeps6
  • Bedrooms3
  • PetsNo
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Merse End is a stunning beachfront property situated on the coastline of Rockcliffe, in the beautiful town of Dalbeattie. Ground-floor living. Sea views. Dalbeattie 6.7 miles; Castle Douglas 12.4 miles; Kirkcudbright 19.8 miles; Dumfries 20.5 miles. (Ref. 1150591)

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7 nights from £943

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Scotia At The Pow, a beautifully-presented annexe located near the town of Annan in Dumfries and Galloway. Romantic. Near coast. EV charger in car park. Dumfries 13.6 miles; Carlisle 22.7 miles. (Ref. 1157865)

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  • Electric vehicle charging
  • Ground floor bedroom
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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from £266

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  • Bedrooms1
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    4.9

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This private cottage is a perfect romantic retreat in Kirkbean near New Abbey, Scotland. Woodburning stove. WiFi. New Abbey 4.5 miles; Dumfries 11.7 miles; Castle Douglas 18.3 miles. (Ref. 1027035)

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7 nights from £380

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  • Sleeps5
  • Bedrooms3
  • PetsYes

    4.4

    Good

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This remote holiday home rests in Rockcliffe near Dalbeattie along the Urr estuary. Dog-friendly. Woodburning stove. In walking distance of beach. Dalbeattie 6.7 miles; Castle Douglas 12.5 miles; Dumfries 20.4 miles. (Ref. 1060517)

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7 nights from £1097

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  • Sleeps6
  • Bedrooms3
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    5.0

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A lovely, three-bedroom cottage resting in Whithorn on the Machars Peninsula, Dumfries and Galloway. Pet-friendly. Close to amenities and attractions. Family-friendly. Castlewigg 2.3 miles; Wigtown 10.8 miles; Newton Stewart 17.4 miles. (Ref. 1136065)

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7 nights from £404

  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
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    4.9

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A delightful self-contained property adjoining Duncree House, surrounded by woodland on the outskirts of Newton Stewart in Scotland. Woodburning stove. Open-plan living room. Large garden. WiFi. Romantic. Galloway Forest Park 4.7 miles; Wigtown 7.6 miles. (Ref. 1054039)

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7 nights from £577

  • Sleeps8
  • Bedrooms4
  • PetsYes

    4.9

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This is a lovely ex-fisherman’s cottage situated not far from the town of Kirkcudbright within Dumfries and Galloway. With stunning views across Kirkcudbright Bay to Little Ross Island and the open sea. Pet-friendly. Woodburner. WiFi. (Ref. 931443)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
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7 nights from £743

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  • Sleeps6
  • Bedrooms3
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    4.9

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This beautiful detached cottage is situated on the outskirts of Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway. Breakfast bar. Woodburner. Scenic views. Forest surroundings. Kirkcudbright 28 miles. (Ref. 957390)

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  • Off-road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Baby-friendly
  • Games room

7 nights from £553

Sweeping moors, gentle hills, peaceful valleys and extensive plains, not to mention the rugged Berwickshire coastline; the contrasting landscapes of the Scottish Borders happily sit side by side. Wherever your interests lie, a Scottish Borders cottage holiday will more than meet your expectations.

Why the Scottish Borders?

As you might expect, this is a fantastic place for enjoying the great outdoors. For walkers, over 1500 miles of paths and trails thread through the countryside. Cycling is a great way to explore the Borders, with lots of suitable off-road trails for beginners and adrenaline-pumping downhill tracks for the avid mountain biker.

Places to visit near the Scottish Borders

Those keen to delve into the mysterious past will find a dramatic and often turbulent history has left a trail of castles, abbeys, mansions, and ruins scattered across the region. More mellow pursuits include freshwater and sea fishing, as well as golf. Top class 18-hole courses include Eyemouth, whose fairways unfurl to the sea and Cardrona, affectionately known as the 'Gleneagles of the south'.

Areas worth a mention include in and around the area include Ayrshire, Edinburgh, Isle of Whithorn and the hills of Moorfoot and Lammermuir - the latter an incredible sight come autumn when displays of heather flush deep purple. No matter how you spend your day, your self-catering Scottish Borders accommodation will be waiting for you. Browse our Scotland Travel Guide and find inspiration for your trip.

Types of Holidays in Scotland

There are so many cottages to rent around the Scottish Borders. Gather the family together and enjoy a dog-friendly Scotland cottage so your canine companions can come along too. Those seeking a touch of class will be interested in a selection of luxury cottages in Scotland, whilst a romantic Scottish cottage ticks all the boxes for a private getaway with your loved one.

Even more getaways await at this choice of Scotland holidays!