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Colebrook – Home 1726498 Cottage

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Cottage / 2 bedrooms / 1 bathroom / sleeps 4

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

This lovely, stone semi-detached house dates back to 1790 and is in a wonderful position overlooking the harbour with spectacular sea views. The house is refurbished yet retains charming original features including beamed ceilings and open fireplaces. The 'cottage style' lounge, dining room and bedrooms all have stunning views and are comfortably furnished in traditional style. There is a lovely enclosed organic garden with patio and lawn, garden furniture and barbecue. The local Steam Packet Inn in the village has won Scotland's best pub for 2014.

Location description from owner

The Scotland region

The village of the Isle of Whithorn lies on the most southerly tip of the Machars between Luce and Wigtown Bay. It is most famous for the ruined 13th Century St Ninians Chapel which stands on the rocky foreshore and which was the first port of call for thousands of pilgrims arriving on the

This lovely, stone semi-detached house dates back to 1790 and is in a wonderful position overlooking the harbour with spectacular sea views. The house is refurbished yet retains charming original features including beamed ceilings and open fireplaces. The 'cottage style' lounge, dining room and bedrooms all have stunning views and are comfortably furnished in traditional style. There is a lovely enclosed organic garden with patio and lawn, garden furniture and barbecue. The local Steam Packet Inn in the village has won Scotland's best pub for 2014.

Location description from owner

The Scotland region

The village of the Isle of Whithorn lies on the most southerly tip of the Machars between Luce and Wigtown Bay. It is most famous for the ruined 13th Century St Ninians Chapel which stands on the rocky foreshore and which was the first port of call for thousands of pilgrims arriving on the way to Whithorn on their great pilgrimage in those early years. There are many historical finds in the area and in Whithorn itself has a Visitors Centre with an Archeological dig and small film theatre and museum.
The town of Wigtown is 15 minutes drive from the house and is famous for its Book Festival every year and its large amount of bookshops for browsing all year round.

Whithorn

The Isle of Whithorn is a small picturesque harbour town with fabulous views all around. The village offers spectacular walks within 3 minutes of the house. There is a small post office which also sells a small selection of food items including bread, milk and newspapers. A fish van visits the Isle once a week at tea time and blows its horn to announce itself! Fresh fish is also available at the small shop on the Quai.

Whithorn itself, a 5 minute drive away, also has a wider range of food provision shops and other outlets such as cafes, gift shops and a chemist. As does Wigtown which is well worth a visit.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 2 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Waterfront
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

Check in time:16:00, Check out time:10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
No smoking at this property
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About the owner

Norma R.
Response rate:
95%
Calendar updated::
20 May 2017
Years listed:
3
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English


This Cottage has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 4. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 25 Apr 2014. Located in Dumfries and Galloway, it has 11 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £310 to £550.

The Owner has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 20 May 2017.

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“A little gem of a place.”

Reviewed 21 Jun 2016

Prior to arriving we had been sent information about the cottage and the surrounding area so we didn't have to waste any of our holiday 'finding our feet' - we found this very useful. The cottage itself was clean and comfortable and had everything we needed. The area really is beautiful and we enjoyed many walks up and down the coast - it's a walker's paradise! The pub served very good food and the community run coffee shop/ cafe did a fab breakfast and delicious home made cakes. We found the locals particularly friendly. A car is essential, as was pointed out by the owners, as facilities on the isle are limited. There was only one slight negative and that was that the house opposite was undergoing extensive building work so there was daily noise from machinery. But, the work looked close to completion so I'm sure tranquillity will be resumed in the very near future. This was our first visit to this cottage and to the Isle, I hope it won't be our last. Would recommend it to anyone who enjoys walking and enjoys the sea - views are stunning. Thank-you for a lovely week.

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