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Darna Tighe ideal for relaxing,out door activities and touring.

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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Our comfortable renovated cottage is set on the border of Dumfries and Galloway and Ayr, affording the guest a wide choice of things to do from walking, mountain biking or fishing, or for city life Glasgow or Edinburgh is only a few hours away, great for a day's sightseeing or shopping! There are two famous golf courses just over an hours drive away, the new Turnberry, and Royal Troon. A little further is the Dark Sky Park Observatory in Galloway Forest. The cottage is set on a quiet steading with wonderful views of the surrounding countryside, it has one double bedroom with en-suite facilities with large walk in shower. There is a TV in the bedroom,and one twin bedroom with TV, downstairs there is a bathroom with full size bath,and large kitchen/dining room. With dishwasher,washing mach...Our comfortable renovated cottage is set on the border of Dumfries and Galloway and Ayr, affording the guest a wide choice of things to do from walking, mountain biking or fishing, or for city life Glasgow or Edinburgh is only a few hours away, great for a day's sightseeing or shopping! There are two famous golf courses just over an hours drive away, the new Turnberry, and Royal Troon. A little further is the Dark Sky Park Observatory in Galloway Forest. The cottage is set on a quiet steading with wonderful views of the surrounding countryside, it has one double bedroom with en-suite facilities with large walk in shower. There is a TV in the bedroom,and one twin bedroom with TV, downstairs there is a bathroom with full size bath,and large kitchen/dining room. With dishwasher,washing machine and fridge/freezer, and all what you would expect in a modern kitchen. A separate living room with a large flat screen TV and DVD player, with a large selection of DVD,s over looking the court yard. All bedding and towels are provided. None smokers only. One dog allowed, but we ask you keep your pet on a lead while outside. As there are hens and horses in the grounds.. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
None smokers only. No smoking allowed anywhere in or outside cottage. One small pet allowed on request No parties or events, unless agreed with owner. Maximum of four people due to insurance reasons can stay. Finally have a enjoyable break.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Malcolm H
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2015
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Another lovely time at Darna Tighe. This was our 6th visit. Same high standards as before. Lorraine & Malcolm are perfect hosts and it was lovely to see them again. Fantastic weather just made our stay even more perfect. Thanks again.

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Eileen T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well our 6th stay here and it was just as good as our 1st. It's beautiful and very peaceful, We had Netflix evenings and days out just going to see the local beauty places. We really did not want to leave. Highly recommended

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Vicki T
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our first holiday to Scotland, but will certainly not be our last. The cottage was gorgeous, very clean, and well stocked. On arrival there was fresh flowers and lovely free range eggs for us to enjoy. The cottage was well set out, and...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Boycierosco
Reviewed 16 September 2019 via mobile

Fabulous time here once again. Same excellent standards as previous couldn't fault a thing. Still by far the best self contained accommodation we have stayed in. Lorraine & Malcolm are perfect hosts. Can't wait to return.

Date of stay: September 2019
1  Thank Eileen T
Reviewed 14 September 2019 via mobile

Cottage was in a good location half hour drive from ayr and Dumfries, great facilities especially the shower in the ensuite, there is a nice little walk along the river just 2 mins away from cottage if you have dogs, it was a hassle free...More

Date of stay: September 2019
1  Thank K1324DXjackm
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Blender
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The cottage is in a rural location, surrounded by the Lowther Hills, and minutes walk to the river Nith. You can walk to the village were you will find a convenience store open late every day. There are plenty of nice walks you can take from the cottage. It is an ideal base for many places of interest, Drumlanrig castle, Dumfries House and the coast or cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Getting around
A car is handy for getting around, but there a railway station in Kirkconnel, were there a regular service to Glasgow and Carlisle
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