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Woodpecker Lodge close to Mabie Forest, Dumfries

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2 bedrooms
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4 guests
1 night minimum
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Woodpecker Lodge is located in the beautiful and varied countryside of Dumfries and Galloway, five miles south-west of the market town of Dumfries, on a small, exclusive lodge development. The high-quality, fully-equipped detached lodge has two bedrooms and sleeps up to four people. It's very comfortable at any time of the year, and has an open view of the surrounding fields, hills and Mabie Forest, which is only a ten-minute walk from the lodge, along a track. Free Wi-fi is also included. Storage shed for bikes and golf clubs in garden. Outdoor tap for bike washing etc The site used to be part of the grounds of nearby Cairnyard House, and its location is ideal for visiting the many attractions in Dumfries and Galloway and is only 2 hours from Glasgow and Edinburgh by car. An ideal...Woodpecker Lodge is located in the beautiful and varied countryside of Dumfries and Galloway, five miles south-west of the market town of Dumfries, on a small, exclusive lodge development. The high-quality, fully-equipped detached lodge has two bedrooms and sleeps up to four people. It's very comfortable at any time of the year, and has an open view of the surrounding fields, hills and Mabie Forest, which is only a ten-minute walk from the lodge, along a track. Free Wi-fi is also included. Storage shed for bikes and golf clubs in garden. Outdoor tap for bike washing etc The site used to be part of the grounds of nearby Cairnyard House, and its location is ideal for visiting the many attractions in Dumfries and Galloway and is only 2 hours from Glasgow and Edinburgh by car. An ideal base for those that like to enjoy country walks, a great choice of forestry and costal routes to explore. 7 Stanes Mountain Bike Area, Access on site to purple route trail to Mabie Forest or a short drive to access Mabie forest car park and the numerous bike trails. Dalbeattie Forest 7 Stanes 5 minute drive away.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
1 well behaved dogs welcome free of charge,
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Reviewed 21 September 2020

Our second stay at this well equipped and ultra clean lodge in a quiet location enjoying open rural views to the rear. Excellent value and a very convenient base for exploring this relatively unknown part of Scotland.

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Scenic62886953816
Reviewed 17 October 2019

Excellent super clean lodge with high spec interior. Location is quiet, great for woodland walks but also in short driving distance to local amenities. Ideal for away from it all break with our dog. Great communication with owners (Sue and Neil) before hand and nice...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank drifter1
Reviewed 29 September 2019

Convenient location to explore the town of Dumfries and close to Castle Douglas and the coastal drive. Clean and well maintained. Would certainly book again.

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Dreamer52831294236
Reviewed 10 July 2019

Had a great long weekend and it was brilliant. Very clean and everything you need. It was a surprise for my partner and she loved the lodge. We have been to a few different lodges but this was the best we have been to. The...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Burntislandbhoy
Reviewed 28 June 2019

Woodpecker lodge is beautifully decorated with everything you need plus more for your stay & it was absolutely spotless. The location is great for exploring Dumfries & Galloway & the scenery from the lodge is amazing. Highly recommended

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank LDuffy64
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Reviewed 28 May 2019

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Date of stay: May 2019
Reviewed 9 May 2019

Ideally located for Castle Douglas and Dumfries, whilst enjoying a peaceful countryside location. We found it easy enough but it might have been easy to miss the turn in if it had been dark. Communication with the owners was easy. Woodpecker Lodge backs on to...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Vacation788974
Reviewed 13 March 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely weekend even though the weather wasn’t the best! We wished we had booked an extra couple of nights it went so fast, lovely lodge and fabulous location for coast and countryside will definitely think about booking again, the lodge was clean...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Verity B
Reviewed 11 February 2019

This is an excellent lodge to stay in. It is so comfortable, warm & cosy. Very well equipt & decor is very pleasing with some amusing wall plaques.We stuck to the rules in the kitchen , not hard to do.!? It was amusing to see...More

Date of stay: February 2019
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Happiness568559, VR Owner at Woodpecker Lodge close to Mabie Forest, Dumfries, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2019

thank you so much for the lovely review

Reviewed 1 October 2018

We booked Woodpecker Lodge as a stop off on our way back home from The Highlands as it's not too far away from the M6. It may be relatively modest on the outside, but inside is a different story. Every room is immaculate, comfortable and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank 61SandraS
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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