FARMSTAY NEW FOR 2021
The cottage has a large garden and is surrounded by beautiful farmland.
Wood Burning Stove
It has panoramic views of the stunning galloway hills, and is three miles from the shores of Wigtown Bay and approximately 17 miles from the stunning Galloway Forest Park.
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A beautiful cottage in a tranquil location set in the heart of the Galloway countryside. This spacious yet cosy cottage features a log burner and comfortably accommodates up to eight adults/children. Please note one of the twin bedrooms is up steps to a loft conversion. On the farm itself we pride ourselves in producing Aberdeen Angus beef. More photos to follow as this venture is new to 2021. Follow us on Facebook & Instagram - Galloway Farmstay.
With spectacular views to the Galloway Hills and beyond, there is no better choice for self-catering holiday cottages in south-west Scotland.This accommodation offers four bedrooms (sleeps 8) two bathrooms, bathroom with shower over bath and WC and a bedroom with On -suite with shower and WC. Lounge with TV and wood burning stove. Well equipped Kitchen/Diner electric oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave and washing machine. Outside large garden. Ample off road parking for up to 3 cars, bed linen, towels, electric all included. Strictly no-smoking.
Beginning with a very warm welcome from your hosts on arrival, you are assured of the very best in self-catering holiday cottage accommodation. You can see, experience and learn about life on a working beef farm or just relax in our self-catering accommodation, with spectacular views… the choice is yours.
Our holiday cottage is set in a lovely rural location close to Scotland’s most southerly point, surrounded by open farmland with grazing cattle and opportunities to see plenty of wildlife, including birds of prey hovering over nearby fields, it is situated close to a loch which is a habitat to lots of wildlife. There are hundreds of ducks and birds which live around the loch at different times of the year. Ever year young cygnets hatch. You will surely want to explore this beautiful part of Scotland, where you will discover ample activities to fill your days.
OUR LOCAL AREA
Nearby is the stunning Galloway House Estate where you can loose yourself in amazing walks through the woods leading to the tranquil and secluded Rigg Bay.
The cottage is 20 minutes from the Galloway Forest Park, Britain’s largest forest park with three hundred square miles of wild beauty just waiting to be explored. The park boasts tranquil valleys, rugged rock faces, forest, moorland, lochs and ancient woodland alongside a huge diversity of wildlife including red and roe deer, wild goats and many birds of prey. Here you can also enjoy walking, cycling, mountain biking (7 Stanes) or simply enjoy the breathtaking loch and mountain views.
The park has also been awarded the status of one of only four Dark Sky Parks in the western world, and when the sun sets enthusiasts come to wonder at the universe revealed above. Dalmellington at the far end of the park is home to the Scottish Dark Observatory, and for the outdoor enthusiast nearby Galloway offers hill walking, mountain biking and water-sports, with many renowned gardens and ancient woodland to explore with a chance to glimpse the abundant wildlife.
The area is steeped in history and the landscape diverse, a haven for birdwatchers and walkers. The Mull of Galloway, with its lighthouse and grass topped visitor centre, is Scotland’s most southerly point with amazing views of Ireland, England and the Isle of Man.
Wigtown Bay Local Nature Reserve has internationally recognised, significant numbers of pink-footed geese, greylag geese, many species of duck and wading birds, visiting in autumn and winter.
Golf, sailing, diving and numerous walks are available in the area and with its famously mild climate and the balmy influence of the Gulf Stream, Galloway is home to some of the most beautiful and exotic gardens.
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