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“Great Value for Money, lovely clean cottage.”
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Viewforth Cottage
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45 reviews
Viewforth Cottage
Viewforth
Twin bedroom
Sitting room
Kitchen with fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave and lots of cupboard space.
Dining room
Shower room with large shower cubicle, toilet and handbasin
Enclosed garden, perfect for children and pets.
Garden to the side of the cottage
The duck pond behind Viewforth.
Crawick Multiverse, a land art in Sanquhar. Just a short walk from Viewforth.
Viewforth has it's own private field ideal for children and pets to play.
Peaceful countryside walks just minutes from Viewforth
Countryside walks with stunning views just minutes from Viewforth
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Bungalow -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Sanquhar, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

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Angie E
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great Value for Money, lovely clean cottage.”
Reviewed 14 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015
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We stayed at Viewforth for 3 nights, we loved it. This is a genuinely dog friendly cottage, huge enclosed garden plus additional field if you need it. Also there is a garage where you can leave your dog(s) if you are going out for a bit. The cottage was clean and spacious and well equipped. Such a handy location: we travelled to Glasgow to see Justin Fletcher AKA Mr Tumble one day at the Hydro, and we went to the Cocoa Bean (chocolate) Factory an hour south the next day. The cottage is mid-way between the two, with a direct train to Glasgow every few hours. Also, we went to the Gretna shopping village as it's not far from the chocolate factory, the Nike store is a must!! I would also give the chocolate factory 5/5, they do chocolate making workshops for the kids, great fun! We will be back to Viewforth in the future, all though we will stay for longer next time.

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Liked best: The dog friendly facilities.
Liked least: The weather!
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Cartwrigh...
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Total Relaxation”
Reviewed 8 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015
1
person found this review helpful

We booked a last minute break to Veiwforth for the Easter Weekend and recieved a warm welcome from the owner Caroline. The cottage was delightfull and immacculately clean, a warm cosy base to explore the beautiful countryside on the door step. The well equipped kitchen and spacious accomodation made it a regular home from home. The secure gardens and the attached field were perfect for our 4 dogs and would be brilliant for families with children too. The cottage has plenty of of road parking and a useful garage to dry wet dogs. We feel we have for a real gem in this cottage and will definitely be making a return visit. There were plenty of walks around Sanquhar itself, but loads more with in a short drive all in all we had a fantastic relaxing weekend A+++

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Weekcl
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
1 review
“Relaxing peaceful”
Reviewed 1 February 2015 for a stay in January 2015

Really enjoyed our break at veiwforth. Very clean, everything we needed , brilliant for the dogs, will def recommend

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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CountyDur...
county durham
1 review
“Home from home”
Reviewed 17 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014

just got back from very restful weekend at viewforth. Very clean pleasant place. Locals very friendly. Lovely walks for our dog and very safe garden. Thank you Caroline for such a lovely stay.

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Liked best: Lovely and clean also availability to everything we required.
Liked least: nothing we did not like.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 65+
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Friends getaway People with disabilities
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Management Response
18 Nov 2014
Thanks for taking the time to review. Glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Helen F
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent self-catering bungalow”
Reviewed 2 November 2014 for a stay in October 2014
1
person found this review helpful

This is a well-maintained and welcoming place to stay. The enclosed, secure garden was ideal for our dog. Caroline's attention to detail and welcome was much appreciated, the vase of flowers was a lovely touch. The location is ideal, being on the edge of the town and overlooking the pond area makes it quiet yet also very accessible to local amenities. There is good proximity to the Southern Upland Way and accessibility to the road/rail network.

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Liked best: Home from home
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers Families with young children
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
18 Nov 2014
Thank you for your review. Really glad you enjoyed your stay and looking forward to seeing you again next year!
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