Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

5 TANNERY BRAE is a recently refurbished ground floor, one bedroom self catering apartment situated in a conservation area within the town of Gatehouse of Fleet, considered to be one of the most beautiful towns in Dumfries and Galloway. The apartment is centrally situated and convenient for all the usual amenities of shops, post office, tea rooms/restaurants, inns/hotels. The apartment has its own private parking to the front, with a gravelled garden area to the rear backing onto Garries Wood
The entrance porch leads into the lounge and dining kitchen. The bedroom, with king size bed and en-suite shower room, is accessed from the lounge.TV/DVD player, CD player with ipod/ipad dock. Free wi fi available
Kitchen has a good range of pine units incorporating an electric oven/grill, fridge with freezer box. Dining area with oak table and 2 comfortable dining chairs
Hardwood 'tea for two' chairs and table outside on gravelled area to rear

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 en suite
Nearest beach Sandgreen 5 km
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Glasgow Prestwick 100 km, Nearest railway: Dumfries 52 km
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge
Furniture Super King Beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 3
Other Linen provided
Outdoors Shared garden
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Scotland region

There are numerous places well worth a visit and within very easy driving distances of the apartment
To the West the 'food town' of Castle Douglas has interesting shops and a walk round Carlingwark Loch. Nearby, Threave Castle and Gardens are well worth a visit. To the South lies the 'artists town' of Kirkcudbright with its historic harbour area. To the West are Newton Stewart and the 'book town' of Wigtown. Further afield to the West are the Isle of Whithorn and the Mull of Galloway
For the more adventurous there's the 7 stanes cycle route together with mountain biking at Kirroughtree. To The North there's watersports available at Loch Ken and a visit to the Red Kite feeding station just outside Laurieston is well worth a visit

Gatehouse of Fleet

The picturesque small town of Gatehouse of Fleet is situated less than 2 miles from the A75 and on the edge of the Galloway Forest the home of one of the world's few 'Dark Skies Parks'. A mini supermarket is close by as is the post office and pleasant coffee shop/restaurant/gift shop. in addition there are 4 or 5 other eating options all within walking distance.
There are numerous, mainly gentle, walks from the apartment itself. and a 9 hole golf course and a tennis court. The Mill on The Fleet visitor centre has a wealth of local history and houses art and craft exhibitions and a book shop. Cardoness Castle and Cally Gardens are well worth visiting.
Gatehouse itself is an ideal base for visiting this beautiful scenic area whether it be the forests and hills inland or the coastal regions with their lovely South facing beaches
There's a very regular bus service through the town