Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
***Special Offer for Septmber/October ****** The cottage is available for rent at a fixed price of £500 for 6 people sharing.
Cottage sleeping 4 (Beckhead) £350.00 check out our website www.williamwoodfarm.com
Set in quite countryside and yet only 1.8 miles from the M74.
We are a working farm where we keep sheep, Highland cows and ponies and our little star a mini pig called Tottie, all of whom are there to be visited and if you like help us on the farm. Check out www.willaimwoodfarm.com for more pictures of the animals.
Williamwood cottage (6 people)
Is a very comfortably furnished with 2 bathrooms, 2 double bedrooms, (one en-suite) and a twin. A log burning stove with ample supplies of logs offers a cosy night in.
We also offer a another cottage to sleep up to 4 people. Check out our website. www.williamwoodfarm.com for more information
You will receive a welcome pack on your arrival to the cottage, including complementary eggs from our free range chickens and lots of information about the farm, including walking routes where you will see all our sheep and cows along with the new arrivals being a foal and all the calves.
Whilst you are with us, you have the chance to learn how to fly fish and have a go on one of our ponies, and for dinner, sample some of our home grown Highland beef steaks. That’s if you are not lucky enough to have a caught a trout for dinner!
Shops in the nearby market town of Annan are only 5 miles away and the beach 10 miles. We are within 15 minutes from the famous Gretna Green. There are many local activities soft play, swimming, mountain biking, horse riding and much more all within 30 minutes of the cottages.
We have won an RSPB award for conservation and the benefits for our guests are there to be seen. As you walk around our loch you can see the many wild flowers established over the last 3 years, see the bird life from the hide, and as you walk around the chances of seeing a deer or a fox are high.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Powfoot 12 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||12 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Glasgow Prestwick Airport 102 km, Nearest railway: Annan 12 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Boat available|
|General||Central heating, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Further details indoors||
Our cottages have been described by more than one of our guests as "home as soon as we walked in"
Comfortable living room with log burning stove
large kitchen with dining table
comfortable bedrooms with nice linen and fluffy towels.
En-suite bedroom has patio door leading out to a breakfast table when the weather is nice or an escape for Mum and Dad to sit an enjoy the peace when everyone has gone to bed.
|Further details outdoors||
There are three gardens, attached to the cottage. The grass is very tidy and there is room for every kind of activity.
We have provided a barbecue and seating for you to enjoy.
A minimal charge of £15.00 if you bring dogs, only to cover extra cleaning costs.
Baby equipment is available at no extra charge.
The Dumfries and Galloway region
There's a surprise at every turn in Dumfries & Galloway, from discovering inspirational art on a forest walk to getting surprisingly close to red kites and red deer as you explore.
The rugged coastline, sandy beaches and tranquil lochs all look even more stunning as the region basks in glorious sunshine, and the longer days give more time for exploring this wonderful corner of Scotland.
Picture yourself with a loved one, sharing a glorious walk along a quiet beach or sharing a tranquil stroll through a forest. Let the stresses of life melt away as you wander through sweet scented gardens full of exotic plants or cycle along quiet country lanes admiring our glorious scenery.
The Royal Burgh of Annan has a population of approximately 10,000.It is situated on the coast line and is the principal town of Annandale & Eskdale and the third largest in Dumfries & Galloway.
Local activities and history near to Williawmood
Many arts and crafts exhibitions through the year
Annan Swimming Pool
The Old Blacksmith's Shop- World famous for weddings
Robert Burns House- a great Scottish poet
Each year in July, Annan celebrates riding the boundaries of the Royal Burgh. Up to 100 horses ride behind a group of picked riders to carry the flag. The ride comes through our farm where the main riders stop for refreshments and a great chance to see the tradition up close.
For all bird watching enthusiasts, there are many places to see a range of birds on mudflats, woodlands and farmland. Caerlaverock wetland center, Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve and Galloway Kite Trail are all very close by.
John Paul Jones cottage, John Paul Jones is famous in the USA for being "The father of the American Navy"
The Craigenputtock Experinace- offering quad biking tours, shooting and archery
There are plenty of family activities and attractions ranging from-
Drmmuir Farm ice cream parlour
Dumfries & Galloway Aviation Museum
Gem Rock Museum
Amazonia - Scotland only indoor tropical rainforest
Steam in Lakeland- steam train journeys
Mabie Farm Park
Galloway Activity Centre - sailing, lazer quest, climbing, mountain biking, and many more activities
Art Cafe at Dalton Pottery
There are a range of walking routes around annan , Barnkirk point, River Annan and many more walks
Cycling Trails -
Mabie 7 stanes mountin biking trails (includes technical trial features)
There are many castles and ancient monuments, some being-
Bruces's cave - Where King Robert the Bruce sheltered in the 14th century