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Harbourside Cottage, Garlieston Harbour

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Garlieston, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Recent conversion of 19th century Grade B listed harbourside property located opposite the slipway in Garlieston. Our self-catering accommodation offers superbly appointed open plan ground floor with well-equipped kitchen, dining and sitting areas. Upstairs are two bedrooms, bathroom and seating area with stunning views across the bay to the Galloway Hills. Outside there is ample parking for cars/boats and a delightful marine-themed seating/eating area. For those not just wanting a relaxing holiday the area has much to offer for family fun or activities from fishing, sailing, golf, hill-walking, mountain biking to nature trails, historical sites, and beaches. Betty and Cliff look forward to welcoming you.
Listing #HL6736965
About the Owner
Betty R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2015
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

One of the few cottages with warm lighting strong enough for reading. Its situation and its big, easy car park makes it a great centre for touring Galloway. It has all the practical things needed - heating, cooking etc - and the upper floor with...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Anne E
Destination591495, VR Owner at Harbourside Cottage, Garlieston Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Anne and Hazel were perfect guests and we are so glad to know that they enjoyed their stay at Harbourside Cottage. We hope they will visit us again one day, maybe for next year’s Book Festival?

Reviewed 11 October 2018

Great location with views over the harbour. Such a novelty for us to see the wonderful expanse of water disappear always to return. Cottage spacious and comfortable. Received a friendly welcome on arrival from Betty and cliff who provided helpful information. Easy walk to local...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Alex W
Destination591495, VR Owner at Harbourside Cottage, Garlieston Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Wonderful visitors from the other side of the world! So glad to hear they enjoyed their stay at Harbourside Cottage and I will definitely look out for that book Alex.

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Reviewed 19 September 2018

Perfect location for exploring the Mull of Galloway. The accommodation was sparkly clean when we arrived and is beautifully fitted out with a generous supply of everything needed by guests. Certainly one of the best standards we have come across and would happily recommend to...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Ena-Bill
Destination591495, VR Owner at Harbourside Cottage, Garlieston Harbour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Thank you so much for your positive review - it is so reassuring for us to know that we are doing all the right things for our guests. Yourselves and your two friends were perfect guests and we hope you will return one day (although...More

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Small well behaved dogs welcome but please advise on booking and we ask that they are not allowed in the bedrooms. Maximum of two per booking.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Located amongst a quiet, peaceful harbourside development of new and restored properties, there are walks from the front door around the bay, a beach and a country house garden. From the front there are views to the distant Galloway hills, to the rear you can watch cattle and the occasional deer.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Prestwick: 99.0 km
Railway: Barrhill: 50.0 km
Ferry: Cairnryan: 58.0 km
Postcode for GPS: DG8 8BY
Turn right at sea front, pass The Harbour Inn, Village Hall, Caravan site, Harbourside Cottage is first property on right.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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