We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hill View Cottage

35 reviews
Save
1 of 31
Overview
Reviews
Amenities
Availability
Map
Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
Cottage
Sleeps 1 - 4 people (2 well behaved dogs allowed) Postcode - DG2 8PZ. This renovated former steading cottage is set amidst 70 acres of rolling farmland in glorious Galloway, yet lies only 4 miles from the busy country town of Dumfries and twelve miles from the food town of Castle Douglas in an ideal touring base. Steeped in history, blessed with stunning scenery and enjoying world-class mountain biking, golf and other activities. Dumfries and Galloway has something for everyone, with many rocky and sandy beaches to explore, village crafts and museums to visit. Golf, fishing, pony trekking, bird watching, sailing and windsurfing all close by, with Mabie Forest, Ae Forest and Dalbeattie Forest all offering excellent mountain biking and walks for all abilities. Nearby towns offer excellent sh...Sleeps 1 - 4 people (2 well behaved dogs allowed) Postcode - DG2 8PZ. This renovated former steading cottage is set amidst 70 acres of rolling farmland in glorious Galloway, yet lies only 4 miles from the busy country town of Dumfries and twelve miles from the food town of Castle Douglas in an ideal touring base. Steeped in history, blessed with stunning scenery and enjoying world-class mountain biking, golf and other activities. Dumfries and Galloway has something for everyone, with many rocky and sandy beaches to explore, village crafts and museums to visit. Golf, fishing, pony trekking, bird watching, sailing and windsurfing all close by, with Mabie Forest, Ae Forest and Dalbeattie Forest all offering excellent mountain biking and walks for all abilities. Nearby towns offer excellent shopping as well as a selection of cafes and restaurants. Shop 4 miles, pubs and restaurants 4 miles. For families there is Cocoa Bean Chocolate factory, Dalscone Farm Park, Cream of Galloway ice cream park and Mabie Farm Park. Ground floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin.Living room/kitchen/dining room. Shower room with toilet. Wooden floors throughout. French doors leading to small enclosed garden with patio and patio furniture. Air source heat pump heating and Elec inc. T/cot and h/chair on request. Free wifi. Freesat TV. Elec cooker. French doors leading to small enclosed garden with patio and furniture. Shared garden with seating as shown in photos. Plenty of parking. Bed linen and towels inc. Flatscreen TV/DVD Combi. iPod dock. M/wave. W/machine. D/washer. Fridge freezer. Cycle store. No smoking.Arrival from 3pm and departure by 10 am.Shorter bookings can be taken. 25% deposit required to secure booking.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Shower
Show more
About the Owner
Response Time:Within a few hours
Write a reviewReviews (35)

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 29 February 2020

A spacious compact cottage which is spotlessly clean and well presented. The cottage is situated close enough to the main A road to be convenient but with no road noise at all. With the main A road being about a 30 second drive from the...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Stuart-tc
Reviewed 2 November 2019

Had everything needed. Everything was clean and worked. Comfortable stay for a week and would (and probably will) happily stay again.

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank bobnotwant
Reviewed 25 September 2019

Three of us stayed for a mountain biking trip in Sept 2019. The cottage was exactly what we needed, comfortable pleasant and clean, without breaking the bank. It was handy for the 7 stanes MTB trails around Dumfries and Galloway and just as handy for...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Road25902727051
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Trieste, Italy
Reviewed 12 August 2019

Date of stay: August 2019
Reviewed 19 July 2019

Just off the A75 but surprisingly quiet. This is the fourth time we have been here and just love the area. Plenty of places of interest, the nearby beach,,all the shops you could want, and some great places to eat. Lovely host who cannot do...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank MRs Jennifer S
See more reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2019

Booked late in the day but owners could not have been more helpful. Accommodation immediately off the A75 but not too much noise and cottage near to all that Dumfries and Galloway has to offer. Some great cycling nearby. Had a 'motel' feel to the...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank mahestephane
Reviewed 14 November 2018

cottage is very well equipped , all you need for a great stay , close enough to Dumfries for all amenities and shopping , great base to explore the south west , with Castle Douglas , Kirkcubright and the Machars region all within easy reach,...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Cruiser814556
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: August 2018
Destination538968, VR Owner at Hill View Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

More

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Manchester, United Kingdom
12
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

More

Date of stay: August 2018
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Just off the A75, far side of Dumfries so very easy to find. Lovely unspoilt area, wonderful welcome pack to greet us. Cottage very comfy and had everything we wished for, including wifi. Washing machine and dish washer. Friendly helpful owners. Lovely hidden garden at...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank nellsmum
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
See more amenities
Availability
March 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
April 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
May 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
June 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
July 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
August 2021
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
View all months
Map
+
Access
Car advised
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Is my payment insured in any way?
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, Tripadvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#HL2224744430