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The bit on the side

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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
The two bedroom house is situated on the edge of a very small village with beautiful open views across country side . It is just to the side of the owners house.There is a play park for children . This is Excellent base for outdoor enthusiasts , close to mountain bike tracks and hill walks . The beaches are 25 minute drive away and only 10 minute drive to main town of Dumfries. It is set in very peaceful surroundings if relaxation is what you are looking for. The property is situated on bus route . The accommodation comprises of one double room and one room which can be either double or twin . There is storage available for bikes . ...The two bedroom house is situated on the edge of a very small village with beautiful open views across country side . It is just to the side of the owners house.There is a play park for children . This is Excellent base for outdoor enthusiasts , close to mountain bike tracks and hill walks . The beaches are 25 minute drive away and only 10 minute drive to main town of Dumfries. It is set in very peaceful surroundings if relaxation is what you are looking for. The property is situated on bus route . The accommodation comprises of one double room and one room which can be either double or twin . There is storage available for bikes . More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Shower, 1 Half bath
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Reviewed 30 October 2019

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Bit on the Side. The cottage is very well furnished with everything you might need including a welcome pack. Although situated in the countryside it is only 5 miles from Dumfries and there are many places to visit...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Trail35171208936
Reviewed 9 August 2019 via mobile

We last stayed here in June 2016 - for a more thorough review you can see my comments below. True to my word, we returned - this time with a 3 year old and a 6 year old. We all had a great time and...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank jojoyner77
aud s, VR Owner at The bit on the side, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2019

Thank you for your positive review , very pleased you enjoyed your stay once again , great guests to have .

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: August 2017
aud s, VR Owner at The bit on the side, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We had the perfect few days in Dumfries at the bit on the side. Excellent with our 2 year old lots to do around about. The accommodation was superb, gets the big thumbs up from us.

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Rhonahipwell
aud s, VR Owner at The bit on the side, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Appreciate your review , pleased you had a good stay

Reviewed 18 July 2017

Our children loved the play area and climbing frame - we've had a wonderful week! Exactly as described.

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Trish A
aud s, VR Owner at The bit on the side, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to to a review

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Date of stay: May 2017
aud s, VR Owner at The bit on the side, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

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Reviewed 22 June 2016

Loved this place! The cottage was lovely - really clean and well presented. The kitchen was well equipped with a few bits and pieces like milk and bread provided, which was a great touch, along with plenty of cleaning products, so there was no need...More

Date of stay: June 2016
1  Thank jojoyner77
aud s, VR Owner at The bit on the side, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2016

Thank you for your positive feedback, We very pleased you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 14 June 2016

The bit on the side is an absolutely amazing quirky little place. It's only a 10 minute drive from Dumfries. It's furnished out lovely with a good sized 3 seater settee and a 2 seater recliner sofa. There's a tv in each of the bedrooms...More

Date of stay: June 2016
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aud s, VR Owner at The bit on the side, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2016

Hi Christoper, thank you for your feedback. Appreciate your time to give a review.

Reviewed 12 June 2016

We stayed here for two nights as a base to go to a family wedding. The rental was easy to find and was very clean and tidy and well equipped with everything that you would need, the garden and play area are also very neat...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank David I
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Alarm Clock
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Patio
Playground
Private Garden
Shared Garden
Cooker
Swingset
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)
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
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