Self Catering
26 Castle Street, Kirkcudbright
01556 504030

Offering comfortable and affordable accommodation for both couples and

families alike, over two floors this traditional terraced town

house flat is an ideal location in Kirkcudbright conservation zone and close to all


The town is a superb holiday base on the estuary of the river Dee with much to

do both in Kirkcudbright and close by.

Sleeps: 5 (1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 single sofa bed in living room)

Dogs welcome 

43 Laigh Isle

43 Laigh Isle

Isle of Whithorn


01988 500633

14 miles south of Wigtown, 43 Laigh Isle is an excellent base for enjoying all the Book Festival has to offer.  Set in an attractive, quiet, coastal backwater behind the main area of the pretty harbour village of Isle of Whithorn, our light and airy chalet is also a perfect base for exploring the stunning scenery of the Machars peninsula, one of Galloway's many beautiful gems.

Sleeping up to three adults, the chalet sits in an unfenced area of garden with views to the sea which is just a short distance away.  A couple of minutes walk takes you to the harbour with its CAMRA award-winning pub and restaurant, the Steam Packet Inn.  Nestled behind the village green, the community-run St Ninian's Hall offers basic groceries and newspapers, a post-office and

a tea-room with a lovely view across the harbour towards the Isle of Man.  

It's an ideal place to simply relax and watch the world go by but there's also a huge range of things to see and do nearby.

Fishing, bird and wildlife watching, golf, cycling on and off road, wonderful coastal and hill walks, outdoor activity centres, horse-riding, a wealth of nurseries and gardens, historical sites and museums, arts events, cinema and theatre, not to forget excellent smokehouses, restaurants and tea-rooms and some of the darkest skies you'll find anywhere in the UK for amazing star-gazing……  there's something for everyone in Galloway!

6 North Crescent, Garlieston

Beautiful cottage recently modernised to a very high standard in a picturesque setting just 100 yards from the beach. Wonderful comfortable spacious rooms all enjoying stunning sea views.

X2 Double bedrooms/X1 Twin, Large Lounge, X2 Bathrooms, Kitchen Diner & Secluded garden.

Maximum of X6 Persons.

This is a Pet friendly home. 
Garlieston is a charming village with a local shop and a delightful pub serving excellent food. There are many idyllic walks on offer around the bay.  

Only 6 miles from Wigtown.

We invite you to enjoy this enchanting part of Scotland.

Ailsa Cottage, Newton Stewart
01556 504030

Ailsa Cottage, situated on the east side of the river Cree, has excellent

opportunities for woodland and hill walking, plus cycling almost on the

doorstep. With its sheltered, private garden it is conveniently located within

walking distance of the centre of Newton Stewart which provides a variety of

hotels, cafes and shops..

Sleeps: 2 (1 x King size)

Dogs welcome 

Airyolland, Port William
01556 504030

Airyolland is in a superb setting about 50 metres from the shore of Luce Bay

with views across to the Rhinns, the Scaur Rocks and the Isle of Man.   There is

a spacious conservatory where guests can relax and enjoy the spectacular

sunsets.  This single storey cottage is in an area rich with wildlife and history

and offers a superb opportunity for enthusiastic bird watchers & walkers.  The

harbour village of Port William (with pubs and shops) is just a 5 minute drive

away and there are golf courses, horse riding centre, mountain bike tracks and

gardens to visit within a half hour's drive.

Sleeps: 6

(2 doubles, 1 twin)

Dogs welcome 

Anchor Cottage


Dumfries and Galloway



01835 822277

Anchor Cottage is only yards from the sea with luxury accommodation in a traditional setting. The Cottage has a large dining room/kitchen fully equipped with all modern appliances, a sitting room with open fire and opens into a spacious sunny conservatory and has doors onto the garden. There is a downstairs cloakroom with toilet and basin. Upstairs, there are three bedrooms, one kingsize with ensuite shower room and toilet, one double and one twin and a separate bathroom / toilet. The cottage has full central heating. Pets are not allowed.

Anne's Waterside Lodge

Anne's Lodge

Waterside Lodges

Knowe, Newton Stewart

Dumfries & Galloway



01671 840252

Tas Gibson

Within easy access of Wigtown, Ann’s Lodge is a recently converted barn with double room, large en-suite bathroom and spacious living accommodation. Situated within 18 acres of private meadowland you can be sure of a peaceful stay at Waterside. You are welcome to visit our 4 Star accommodations throughout the year. Mountain bikers, walkers, golfers and wildlife enthusiasts welcome. We have additional accommodation available for larger parties

Anwell House

30 Main Street

Isle of Whithorn

Dumfries & Galloway



01524 761789

Ann Dudley

Built in the early 1800's Anwell House is an end terrace house with views over the fishing harbour of the Isle of Whithorn. This conservation village has strong links with the sea and sits at the southern end of the Machars Peninsular. It is 14 miles from Wigtown, the historic book town.

Ar-Tigh Bothy, Portpatrick
01556 504030

Ar-Tigh Bothy is a delightful cosy holiday cottage with full disabled access and

facilities.   The cottage complete with underfloor heating has superb views

over the rolling Galloway countryside and, with good visibility, of the

Mountains of Mourne in Ireland together with the Isle of Man.

Sleeps: 5

(1 double, 1 twin with truckle bed)

Dogs welcome 

Ardwell House East Lodge, Ardwell Estate
01556 504030

Sleeps: 2 (1 x King size, 1 Double sofa bed)

Dogs welcome 

Auld Schoolhouse

Hugh & Elspeth Little

Auld Schoolhouse


Dumfries & Galloway


01776 860228 & 07776 248265

Auld Schoolhouse is situated in the seaside village of Sandhead. It is "almost on the beach" and enjoys uninterrupted views over Luce Bay and the Galloway hills beyond. Sandhead is built on "7 miles of sand" - all this on your doorstep! It also boasts a pub/restaurant - Tigh-na-Mara, Tearoom and well stocked shop. Sandhead is approximately 30 minutes drive from Wigtown.

Accommodation - ground floor kitchen, lounge with open fire, dining room, utility & shower room.  1st floor - 1 family bedroom (double & single bed plus pull-out bed), 1 double bedroom with king sized bed, 1 twin room, shower room & family bathroom. 

Barnhill Lettings

Claire McClurg

Barnhill Lettings

Kipp Paddock


Dalbeattie DG5 4GX

01387 378130

Two well appointed Scandinavian log chalets set in a group of nine in the coastal village of Kippford.  Each chalet sleeps 6 and is an ideal base for active, relaxing or family holidays with pelnty to keep you occupied this time and for future visits.

Beltie Flat - Wigtown

6 Bank Street



01988 402730

BELTIE Flat is upstairs from BELTIE BOOKS & Café, and itself occupies two floors.  Unavoidably, it is unlikely to be well-suited if you’re physically disabled.  On the top floor, there are two bedrooms - one double, one twin. On the main floor, large bright living rooms with a wood burning stove, as well as kitchen and bathroom. Heating and hot water are electric, and are included. Linen and towels are included too. A well-behaved dog is welcome by prior arrangement.

For those long light evenings of Scottish summer (when it’s dry), the outside seating area of the Café is there to be enjoyed.  And when it’s cooler and darker, curl up with a second hand book from the shop downstairs, in front of the wood burner.  Relax! Enjoy!

Wigtown with its wonderful surrounding areas will be on your doorstep.  Visit

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Borrowmoss Cottages

Borrowmoss Farm

Newton Stewart

07557 764380

John Jackson

One of the former byres of Borrowmoss Farm has been carefully converted to provide three lovely single-storey self catering holiday cottages. They can be booked individually or as a whole to accommodate larger groups (maximum 12 people). The enclosed garden provides a safe place for children to play.  Each of the 3 self-catering cottages accommodates 4 people in 2 twin bedrooms. Being on a single level, all cottages are easily accessible by the less able. All the cottages are non-smoking.  Pet Friendly: In 'Teal' and 'Greylag', we accept well-behaved dogs.  'Wigeon' has been refurnished to a high standard and regrettably pets are not accepted. Full sized, insulated Kennels and Dog Runs are provided free of charge.  


Braefield House

Braefield Road



Dumfries and Galloway



01776 810255

John & Anne Moffat

Braefield House, Portpatrick, offers a high standard of self-catering accommodation in this picturesque harbour village on the west coast of Scotland. Formerly operated by owners John and Anne Moffat as a guesthouse (Scottish Tourist Board 3-Stars), Braefield is an imposing seven-bedroom house overlooking one of the most attractive harbour villages in Scotland, with stunning views over Portpatrick and out to sea. The beautiful village is popular with visitors as it offers the perfect location for a relaxing break away from it all, but with plenty to see and do nearby.

Bridgemill Cottage, Glenluce, Nr Newton Stewart
01556 504030

Bridgemill Cottage has spacious family accommodation in a quiet location just

a 1/4 mile or so from Glenluce.  There is easy access to riverside walks directly

from the cottage and it is only a 20 minute walk to the beach. The quiet village

of Glenluce has a shop, hotel and pub.

The local area has many places worthy of a visit including Glenluce Abbey, just

minutes from the cottage, and Logan Botanic Gardens near Stranraer.  The

nearby Galloway Forest Park provides superb opportunities for bird and

wildlife watching or, for night owls, star gazing as the park has been designated

a Dark Skies Park due to the quality of Darkness!

Sleeps: 4 (1 double, 1 twin)

Dogs welcome 

Brunston Castle Holiday Resort

Brunston Castle
Brunston Avenue
KA26 9GB

01994 426 000

Located in a magnificent rural idyll, the resort and golf course is named after the original 16th Century Brunston Castle. Set in 25 acres of landscaped grounds in the peaceful Girvan Valley, just five miles from Ayrshire's picturesque coastline, Brunston Castle makes the perfect place from which to explore the wonderful west of Scotland and perfect for a holiday break. Blessed with a remarkably mild climate year round, the holiday resort offers peace and privacy in what is one of the loveliest parts of Scotland - renowned for its rich history and magnificent scenery.

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Burnside Cottage

Robert Walker

Burnside is a charming 19th century cottage just 15 minutes from Wigtown. You'll find it tucked away in traquil valley surrounded by rolling green fields. There's no other house close by. Just you, the wildlife and the view. Enjoy a drink in the enclosed garden while trying to spot dozens of varieties of local birds. BBQ a lobster caught by local fishermen or wander down to the pretty fishing village of Port William just over a mile away. Burnside sleeps five in three bedrooms and is available all year. It has everything you need for a short or long stay.

Cairndoon Steading

Adrian & Dot Davey

Cairndoon Steading


Newton Stewart



Almost every window in the steading offers a living gallery capturing the Galloway Hills, the sea and open countryside.  From a stunning coastline peppered with some lovely beaches away from the madding crowd to the patch work countryside criss crossed by dry stone walls.  Cairndoon Steading has been beautifully restored from its lowly beginnings and is now a most charming home from home with every detail enhancing your stay from the oak lintels and original exterior stonework to open plan living space and luxurious and spacious bathrooms. This lovely steading is on two floors, with a 4 star rating.  Open plan Sitting/Dining and Kitchen: This light and spacious room has lovely views from every window.  Bi-fold patio doors lead directly onto the garden. 
Utility Room; With washing machine and dishwasher.  Bedroom 1: With two single beds and 
Shower Room.  First floor: Bedroom 2: With double bed with lovely sea and rural views and en suite.  Bedroom 3: With two single beds and views across rolling farmland towards the sea and en suite.  Large garden area with patio. Disabled access. Off road parking for 6 cars. Internet access available.

Cairndoon Byre now also available for B&B - 3 bedrooms, 1 double and 2 singles all en-suite.

01988 403217

Colin and Lynne Craig

Cairnharrow is a newly completed bungalow situated on the edge of woodland on a 400-acre working stock-rearing farm with 100 hill cows and 450 ewes. It sleeps six in three bedrooms, two of which are twins and a cot is available. The master bedroom has an ensuite shower room. One pet is allowed under strict control. Cairnharrow is totally secluded and private with stunning views from the terrace across open fields down towards Wigtown Bay and the Galloway Hills beyond. The house is fully enclosed making it very safe for pets and children. There is a secure shed for storage of bicycles. Cairnharrow has a STB 4-star rating and is built and equipped to a high standard.

Cairnsmore Stable Cottage & Tackroom Cottage

Cairnsmore Keeper's Cottage


Newton Stewart




01671 404085

Jonathan & Elaine Grubb

Stable Cottage is a 250 year-old dwelling making up part of the Stable Block on the Cairnsmore estate. Previously a smithy and dining area for the estate workers, the cottage now provides comfortable holiday accommodation for 2 to 4 people on one floor. All of the central heating and domestic hot water for the cottage is provided using heat extracted from a 100m deep bore hole using a ground source heat pump. A wood-burning stove in the living room and flagstone flooring the main living areas, enhance the cosy cottage atmosphere.  The bright kitchen-diner is well equipped and has a traditional pulley maid. 

The two bedrooms both overlook the back garden.  The master bedroom has a comfortable king-size sleigh bed with matching furniture. The second offers twin single beds. Egyptian cotton bed linen is provided. Both bedrooms are carpeted. The enclosed, south-facing garden is accessed from the kitchen and is ideal for dogs. Sandstone flagged patio with garden furniture and BBQ. The courtyard garage houses the log store with room for storing bikes or canoes. Outside wash facilities are available for bikes, walking boots etc.

The Tackroom Cottage is situated within the Courtyard opposite Stable Cottage, Tackroom Cottage is an unusual property offering 1-2 people a comfortable and spaciousday cottage.  The bedroom and dressing room are wood lined with the former overlooking Courtyard, offering an Edwardian double-bed and housing the original (non-working) range. The lounge/diner is a spacious dual aspect room with comfy sofas and chairs, drop-leaf dining table and TV with freeview and DVD.  Accessed upstairs, an additional sitting area, 'the snug'  provides a quiet, cosy area to read and relax the daybed.  The kitchen is fully fitted with the usual self-catering equipment and utensils.  The bathroom has a bath with overhead shower, toilet and wash basin. Tackroom Cottage is heated by oil central heating.  The garden is separated from the cottage by a single track and is enclosed by dry-stane dykes offering two small lawned areas and housing a unique pair of granite columned hay barns, one with BBQ area.  


Castle of Park

Glenluce, Dumfries & Galloway, DG8 0AB

01628 825 925

Built in 1590 and 18 miles from Wigtown, this is an authentic Scottish tower house, sleeping up to eight people. The exterior of this house is deceptively modest, but inside is something rather different. With the walls plastered and the surprisingly spacious rooms well-furnished, you gain a vivid impression  that the life of a Jacobean laird was not quite as spartan as might be imagined from the abandoned stony shells of so many less fortunate towers.

Castleview House, Kirkcudbright
01556 504030

Castleview House is a superb property offering outstanding Visit Scotland 5

star graded accommodation over three floors. It has magnificent views to

Maclellan's Castle and, from the bedrooms, over Kirkcudbright to the estuary

and uplands beyond. Whilst the house is centrally located it has a quiet

location with easy access to all its facilities and backs on to the Hope-Dunbar

Park, a recently enhanced children's play area and consequently easy access to

the woodland walks adjoining Kirkcudbright.

Sleeps: 10

(3 king size, 1 twin, 1 double sofa bed)

Dogs welcome 

Cavens Lodge

Cavens Country House Hotel


by Dumfries

Dumfries and Galloway



01387 880234

Angus & Jane Fordyce

Cavens Lodge is a delightful self catering cottage in the grounds of Cavens which sleeps up to six people. Siutated at the top of the drive to the hotel the cottage offers a cosy home from home and is furnished to the same high standard as the hotel. It has a very comfortable sitting room with a log fire burner, a double room, a twin room, a small room with full size bunk beds, a well fitted out kitchen with all you need for a night or a week away and a bathroom with a bath and shower. There is space for two cars to park next to the cottage. You can book the lodge by the night, for a short break or for week lets - or longer.

Chapelton Farm Cottages No 1, No 2 & Coachmans Cottage, Borgue Kirkcudbright
01556 504030

Sleeps: 4

(1 double, 1 twin)

Dogs welcome


No 1 & No 2 are a pair of delightful cosy semi-detached traditional Galloway

Cottages in Borgue, Coachmans is within a fam steading converted from the

former coach house, all are graded 4 star by Visit Scotland.

Tucked away in a secluded position surrounded by stunning rural scenery, with beautiful open

views across open farmland. The surrounding area is teeming with an array of

wildlife and is a 'Twitchers' paradise. There is much to see and do in the area

and, apart from Brighouse Bay there are plenty of sandy beaches and coves within a few minutes' drive

Chauffeur's Apartment

The Victorian Stable Courtyard
Lochinch Castle
Dumfries & Galloway

01776 702024

Karen Seaman (Housekeeper)

Located at the very heart of Stair Estates, the Chauffeur’s Apartment is set within the picturesque Victorian Stable Courtyard at Lochinch Castle, the private home of the Earl and Countess of Stair. Encircled by 75 acres of beautiful, historic, landscaped gardens (free to guests) and two unspoiled freshwater lochs, there is much to enjoy, including fly fishing, coarse fishing, deer stalking, gorgeous walks and plenty of quiet and safe lanes to cycle around on the 4 bicycles provided (2 adults & 2 children). Three miles from Stranraer, it is the perfect base to explore the area which offers sandy beaches, exotic gardens, historic attractions, sea-food restaurants and pubs.
Newly refurbished, the apartment has 3 double bedrooms, sleeping up to 6 people, and has an open plan sitting/dining room with a cosy open log fire and a large, fully-equipped kitchen, private parking and enclosed private garden area. Well behaved dogs are welcome by arrangement, and short breaks are available (mid/low season).

Clachanside, Girthon, Gatehouse of Fleet
01556 504030

Sleeps: 4

(1 double, 1 twin)

Dogs welcome

Graded 4 star by Visit Scotland, Clachanside is a delightful, well furnished semi

detached cottage, near Gatehouse of Fleet with a small stream and its own

large garden.  Just a short distance from the large sandy beach at Sandgreen or

rocky bay at Carrick and walking distance from Fleet Forest walks and picnic

area.  The cottage is adjacent to the Sustrans cycle Route 7 and is also within a

half hours drive of one of the sections of the 7Stanes mountain bike network

Corsewall Castle Farm Lodges

Corsewall Castle Farm

01776 853295

Corsewall Castle Farm Lodges are a rural coastal retreat situated on our working beef and arable farm on the North-West tip of the beautiful North Rhins of Galloway. This location has many benefits, in particular, the passing gulf-stream brings ideal conditions for grass growth which keeps our cattle happy and allows our crops to thrive. We also get to enjoy magnificent views of Northern Ireland, The Kintyre Peninsular, Arran, The Firth of Clyde and Ailsa Craig. The dynamic sea with its ever changing colour and patterns and the array of ships, sail boats and fishing vessels provides a constant source of interest.

Corsewall Lighthouse provides steady reassurance with its beam of light and we have abundant wildlife roaming our fields.

We invite you to enjoy the comforts of our luxury lodge. Whether you are reading in the sunroom with an afternoon cuppa, snuggling up in front of the wood burning stove in the lounge, cooking up a storm in the kitchen or settling down in your sumptuous bedroom, we endeavour to provide you with everything to make your stay as relaxing and enjoyable as we can.

Corsewall Estate Holiday Cottages





07980 213 339

Kate Carrick-Buchanan

Situated in the unspoilt landscape of Galloway, Corsewall is a traditional sporting and agricultural estate on the shores of Loch Ryan, close to the village of Kirkcolm. Set in an early nineteenth century designed landscape, surrounded by exotic trees and shrubs warmed by the Gulf Stream, Corsewall's recently restored self catering cottages offer privacy, peace and stylish quality accommodation. Seven miles from Stranraer, it is an ideal base for exploring south west Scotland. 

Stables Cottage, located on the first floor sleeps four and has a large open plan sitting room and kitchen, heated by a log burning stove.

Garden Cottage, which sleeps six, forms the west wing of the 18th Century Corsewall House and has wonderful views across Loch Ryan. Located in over 20 acres of gardens and woodland, there are lots of walks around the estate you can enjoy. There is oodles of wildlife to spot – from roe deer and hares to barn owls, woodpeckers and most importantly, this area is one of the last bastions of the red squirrel.

High Clachan Farmhouse, sleeps up to 8, is a recently restored farmhouse with four bedrooms, three of which are en suite.  It has a log burning stove, lovely countryside views and the sea is a short walk away.

Newly renovated house in Portpatrick - Cedar Lodge. With magnificent sea views from the sitting room and the large raised deck outside, it sleeps up to 8 in four bedrooms all with en suites. 

Courtyard Cottages

East Kirkland Farm


Dumfries and Galloway



01988 402266

5 cottages formerly the farm steading overlooking Wigtown bay Nature reserve and the Galloway Hills beyond. The cottages sleep from 2 to 6, There is a covered heated swimming pool, (April through September), a games barn and an outdoor play area with swings for children.

Crabapple Cottage

Crabapple Cottage


Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway




Mr & Mrs Megaw

This recently renovated cottage sleeps up to four people. There is a comfortable sitting room, with a wood burning stove and views across a field to the river Bladnoch. There is also a separate, well-equipped kitchen and a garden with patio. Visitors can relax with a selection of books, games, DVDs and freeview channels. On-street parking, no pets please.

Creel Cottage, Port William
01556 504030

Sleeps: 8

(1 double, 1 twin, 1 bunk room, 1 double sofa bed)

Dogs welcome

Creel Cottage is a former fisherman's cottage in a terrace facing Luce Bay close to the harbour.  It has been modernised and provides comfortable and well laid out holiday accommodation for six which can increase to 8 with a sofa bed in the second sitting room. The cottage has a superb patio dining area with barbeque.

Cults Cottage Holidays

2 Cults Cottages


Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway



01988 500267

Kirsty Currie

Cults Cottage (Cults being an old Scots word for 'wooded area' - although there are no trees now!) is a lovingly restored, two bedroomed, semi-detached country cottage, set in a lovely rural location in the Machars peninsula of Dumfries and Galloway, south west Scotland. Renovations having just been completed at the start of 2012, it provides holiday-makers with fresh, modern and comfortable accommodation. This delightful holiday cottage is situated two miles from Whithorn, the Cradle of Christianity in Scotland. Nearby Garlieston offers sandy beaches and opportunities for sailing and fishing. Wigtown, Scotland's Book town is only seven miles to the north. Cults Cottage is an ideal base for walking, cycling, golfing and birdwatching. If, however, you are only seeking a quiet cosy hideaway, Cults is the perfect location in which to relax. The cottage enjoys panoramic views of open countryside and the Galloway Hills. It is within easy reach of the market town of Newton Stewart, and the ferry port of Cairnryan.

Curleywee Cottage

Curleywee Cottage


Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway



01671 830243

Karen, Helen and Daniel

Directly adjacent to the House o' Hill Hotel is Curleywee Cottage, named after one of the region's mountains. The cottage provides ideal accommodation for those seeking to get away from it all, who are walking the Southern Upland Way, exploring the Galloway Forest or biking along the world-renowned 7Stanes trails. The recently refurbished cottage, which can comfortably sleep three people, has its own washing and secure bike facilities and pets are also welcome by arrangement. It comprises a tastefully decorated and fully equipped open-plan kitchen and living area with a flat screen TV/DVD player; two extremely comfortable bedrooms, one single, one double; and a stylishly appointed bathroom with luxury walk-in shower. The garden area at the back of the cottage is fully enclosed to ensure privacy and security if you decide to bring a pet. It also comes well equipped with a picnic table, chimenea and a secure shed for bike storage.

Dora's Cottage

Dru Hatcher

Dora's Cottage once belonged to the Barnbarroch Estate and housed the weaver for the estate.  It is situated approximately half a mile from Whauphill in a terraced row of cottages.  Dora's Cottage consists of: Lounge with woodburning stove (one of the sofas converts to a sofa bed), kitchen/diner with cooker, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer, shower room and separate toilet and hand basin.  Upstairs via steep, narrow stairs to a bedroom with double bed.  2 pets are welcome and the rear garden is fully enclosed.  Off road parking for 1 car.  Electricity, linen and first basket of logs are included.


Property reference: cc537238

Drumfad Holiday Homes

Low Drumfad

Port William

Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway



01988 700545

Emily Gaw

Drumfad near Port William and approx. 10 miles from Wigtown offers two 4 Star holiday cottages.  The Cottage sleeps 4 with accommodation comprising on the ground floor, a spacious open plan living and kitchen area with electric oven/hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge freezer, washing machine, large screen TV with Sky, CD/DVD player, a log burning fire and downstairs WC. The first floor comprises two luxury bedrooms, one double and two singles, each room furnished to a very high standard together with a main bathroom with sink, WC, bath and shower. 


The Barn, sleeps 5 with accommodation all on one level and comprises of a spacious living area with large screen TV, Sky, CD/DVD players and log burning fire. The well-equipped kitchen overlooks the living area and has all the modern appliances including an electric oven with hob, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge freezer and microwave. There are two luxury bedrooms, one with a king-size bed and the other with two singles. Both bedrooms have en-suite facilities.  Both cottages are pet friendly and separate enclosed gardens. 


Dunrod, Borgue, Nr Kirkcudbright
01556 504030

Sleeps: 10

(2 double, 3 twin)

Dogs welcome

Dunrod, graded 3 star by Visit Scotland is in a superb elevated position with sea views across Brighouse Bay and within an easy walk to the sandy beach. Dunrod provides an excellent holiday base with significant flexibility in the accommodation for either multi generation family holidays or large groups. It is ideally suited to those keen on outdoor pursuits with plenty of space for

equipment and clothing.

Elaine Ramsay Apartments
01671 401401
Ellan Vannin, Monreith, Nr Newton Stewart
01556 504030

Sleeps: 6

(2 doubles, 1 twin)

Ellan Vannin is a detached holiday bungalow, situated in a spectacular location

with uninterrupted views over the beach and golf course to the Mull of Galloway and, on a clear day, to the Isle of Man and the Mountains of Mourne in Ireland. There is easy access to the extensive sandy beach and the wonderfully situated St Medans golf course is less than 5 minutes by car. The

area is well known for walking and there are many lovely walks in the surrounding area including the nearby cliff top path.

Falbae Cottage, Creetown
01556 504030

Sleeps: 4

(1 double, 1 twin)

Dogs welcome

A bird-watcher's paradise in the peace and tranquility of the Galloway countryside, Falbae Cottage sits in its own enclosed grounds with panoramic views to Cairnsmore of Fleet and Wigtown Bay. Wake to the sound of birds, the curlew or cuckoo calling and swallows chattering. Watch the sun go down over the bay and look out for the barn owl at dusk.  Relax in the cottage and garden, letting nature come to your window, or explore Falbae's forty acres on meandering grass paths through woods and beside ponds teaming with wildlife

Faldarroch Farm



Newton Stewart


01988 500469

Julia Muir Watt

Faldarroch is an unspoilt example of a complete Victorian small dairy farm, dating from the late Improvement era (c. 1830); it consists of the farm cottage and the steading, with byre, calf shed, cart shed and barn (now used for storing bicycles, outdoor clothing ), and a paddock and stackyard to the rear. It is situated a couple of miles from the sea at Port William, at the northern end of the Barrachan Estate, which retains its small-scale fields, mixed woodland and non-intensive grazing, so that wildlife – including red squirrels - abounds.

The cottage has been redesigned on eco-friendly principles : it is super-insulated, with underfloor heating powered by a wood-pellet boiler and solar electricity. The open plan farm kitchen with sitting area has a working Victorian range and wood-burning stove.

A master bedroom, with Victorian iron four poster, has a convenient hand-basin and its own stove; the bathroom has a shower over the roll-top bath, and there is a family room which has two box beds and a further single iron bed.

Fleuchlarg, Gatehouse of Fleet
01556 504030

Sleeps: 10 (3 double, 2 twin)

Fleuchlarg is a charming modernised cottage set in attractive landscape gardens with stunning views of the Fleet Valley.   The cottage provides spacious family accommodation which is naturally light and

has been carefully furnished and decorated to provide a charming family holiday cottage.   The

large garden is superb for active children and also has a furnished patio area and barbecue. 

Forest Edge

Anthony and Joseph Duncalf

Forest Edge

Southwick Road
01556 612322

Forest Edge is a traditional 19th century granite cottage situated in a quiet location on the edge of the small town of Dalbeattie, with views over the surrounding hills.   The cottage has full double-glazing and gas central heating in all rooms, plus an open fire in the lounge, making it warm and cosy at any time of year. The property is tastefully furnished and decorated throughout, with many personal touches giving it a truly homely feeling.  Accommodation includes one double and one twin bedroom on the first floor (each with duvets), while on the ground floor there is a good-sized, comfortably furnished lounge with open fire.  There is a well-equipped modern dining-kitchen and a bathroom with electric shower. To the rear of the property, a good-sized garden, with patio seating area and pond, leads up to the woods at the rear, and offers views to the surrounding hills. If you are lucky, you may even see red squirrels and deer feeding in the garden.

Galloway Coastal Lettings

Kirkbride Farmhouse


Newton Stewart



Approx 2 miles east of Creetown and just 15 minutes from Wigtown, Kirkbride Farmhouse enjoys stunning views overlooking Wigtown Bay. It has recently been renovated to comfortably sleep 6-7 people with ensuite facilities for each bedroom.

Oil central heating throughout and wood stove in the lounge.
Garden, patio area and lockable bike shed.

Galloway Cottage

St Medans


Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway



Patrick Hannay

Galloway cottage is a self catering cottage with a lovely sea view, located in the small village of Monreith 6 miles South of Wigtown on Luce Bay. The cottage sleeps two in the master bedroom, with room for two more in the garden chalet (single beds). There is a cosy open fire in the living room to keep you warm in the evenings. Two bicycles are also provided to help you get out and explore the area during the daytime and if you like golf it's within walking distance of what must be one of the most romantic 9 hole courses by the sea in the UK.

Galloway Garden Cottage

Arlene Morgan


Main Street


Newton Stewart


01988 700118/07967603077

Galloway Garden cottage is a small cottage with a big heart! This one bedroom cottage situated in the quiet village of Mochrum is ideal for two people sharing and dogs are welcome, accompanied by well behaved owners! We are 8 miles from Wigtown and only 1 mile from the seashore and the larger village of Port William which hosts many local amenities. Arlene looks forward to welcoming you.

Galloway House Estate

Stable House

Home Farm


Dumfries and Galloway



01988 600 694

Ella McCreath

Set in the beautiful countryside of Dumfries & Galloway, in South West Scotland, Galloway House Estate covers 600 acres of countryside and coastline. The estate is organically farmed and boasts some of the most stunning scenery in the country.

We have four self-catering holiday cottages on the estate, close to the village of Garlieston, only 10 minutes from Scotland's "Booktown", which is perfect if you're looking for a holiday cottage in Wigtown Book Town during the annual festival.

Stables Cottage and Stables Bothy are in a converted 18th century stables courtyard. High Lodge and Cruggleton Lodge are restored listed gate lodges on the estate with stunning sea views.

You can view the holiday lodge availability and prices on our Calendar page, or contact us for more information on our Galloway holidays.

Galloway Luxury Cottages

Inchlonaig House

Port William

Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway




Sarah Barr

Inchlonaig House is a beautifully decorated contemporary house located in the picturesque and unspoilt coastal village of Port William. Ideal for families and large groups, the spacious 4 bedroom detached self catering holiday house is set in the beautiful countryside of Dumfries and Galloway, and sleeps eight adults (plus two children) in perfect luxury. Inchlonaig House provides the perfect location for a relaxing self catering holiday in one of the most peaceful and tranquil areas in Scotland or an excellent base from which to explore South West Scotland. For a more active holiday, this luxury self-catering accommodation is located close to some of the best mountain biking trails in the UK, excellent for golfing holidays, walking, cycling, fishing and horse riding. Situated on the north side of the village, the beach is literally a stone's throw away, so the house enjoys panoramic views across Luce Bay to the Mull of Galloway. Port William is a bustling, friendly village, with a range of small local shops, a hotel and an excellent Restaurant. It is within easy reach of Wigtown - Scotland's National Book Town, the ferry port of Stranraer and the pretty market town of Newton Stewart.

Gardener's Cottage

Gardener's Cottage


Gatehouse of Fleet



01557 815207

Gardener’s Cottage is located in a National Scenic Area approximately three miles outside the picturesque town of Gatehouse of Fleet.  Set on a small estate in part of the courtyard stable block, Gardener’s Cottage offers guests complete peace and tranquillity beside the exceptional Carstramon Wood. Wigtown is a short (35 minute) drive away over the hills or along the coastal route. With a library of over 300 books, the Gardener’s Cottage is perfect for visitors who love reading and are passionate about literature. 

The cottage, which is attractively furnished with antiques, sleeps up to five in three bedrooms. The setting of the cottage offers unrivalled opportunities for walking and the coast surrounding Gatehouse of Fleet enjoys unspoilt, wide, sandy beaches.


Glen Auchie and The Auld Smiddy Cottage

Glen Auchie Self Catering Holiday Cottage

Mull of Galloway


Dumfries and Galloway



01776 840264

Diane Gilmore

Glen Auchie SC cottage sleeps 3/4 (1 double, 1 single with extra pull-out bed) while The Auld Smiddy Cottage sleeps 2. Both are set in a spectacular coastal location that is ideal for coastal walks and birdwatching. Glen Auchie is a traditional stone country cottage dating back to 1850, set in half an acre of mature garden. The Auld Smiddy is also a traditional stone country cottage and both have spectacular views to the Irish Sea over dramatic coastal landscape teeming with wildlife and gentle farmland. Glen Auchie has a secure fence and gates to protect the cottage and grounds from the road to the lighthouse, making it safe for children to play. The Auld Smiddy has been recently converted (2010) and offers interesting, attractive and cosy accommodation. The interior has great character.

Glenmalloch Lodge

Newton Stewart, Dumfires & Galloway, D68 6AG


Glenmalloch Lodge sleeps two people and is only 11 miles from Wigtown.  Built in 1836 on the instruction of the Countess of Galloway, mistress of the nearby estate of Cumloden, it was a school offering free education to young girls from outlying crofts.  Later when free education became available to all, the Lodge became home to employees from the estate, war evacuees and a priest.  A fairytale cottage in a wild and beautiful glen, guests can enjoy its peaceful isolation and worthy history.

Granary Lodge, Mossyard, Gatehouse of Fleet
01556 504030

Sleeps: 6 (1 double, 2 twin)

Mossyard, home of the McConchie family for five generations, is a working farm situated in a magnificent coastal location four miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet.  With a choice of sandy beaches a short walk away, the properties at Mossyard have it all. Granary Lodge, is one of two new luxury lodges at Mossyard.  This property has been exclusively designed for us to provide the ultimate seaside retreat.  The lodge has a wonderfully spacious open plan kitchen/dining/living area with

doors that open on to a deck overlooking Mossyard beach.

51 Main Street
Port William
Wigtownshire DG8 9QH.
01671 403212

Mrs. V. Wire

2 bedroom terraced house in the village of Port William, sleeping 3-4 people, with lovely unrestricted view across Luce Bay. One bedroom upstairs with one double bed and one single bed. Remaining accommodation downstairs comprising single bedroom, sitting/ dining room with log burning stove, galley kitchen, bathroom and garden to rear with picnic table.

Griffin Lodge

Griffin Lodge


Port William


01244 356655

A beautifully appointed bungalow on a hillside overlooking Luce Bay just 15 minutes drive from Wigtown;  2 double bedrooms (1 en-suite), 1twin bedded room, family bathroom, very large kitchen/dining room, spacious lounge.  Completely private with lovely gardens and extensive parking.


Harbour House

Harbour Row

Isle of Whithorn

Dumfries and Galloway


07892 711384 / 01988 500258

This delightful terraced house, set on the harbour side is ideally located in the heart of the Isle of Whithorn fishing village. Complete refurbishment currently underway with an opening date of June 2014. Providing quality holiday accommodation, this is a wonderful location for families or friends looking for a quiet coastal break and a chance to explore one of the most unspoilt parts of the country.  The house has three bedrooms across the ground and first floor, with two the upper bay windows giving stunning views across the harbour. It can accommodate up to seven people including a pull-out bed for flexibility. The sitting room at this Isle of Whithorn self-catering holiday home looks out over the working harbour, while the kitchen and dining area face the private rear garden.  From the patio area, steps take you up to the raised garden terraces with views across to the Lake District. Its an ideal place to relax and unwind with a drink or to eat al fresco. The local hotel & restaurant  is just yards away along the harbour  where the flurry of the daily catch being loaded onto the dockside, is sure to seize your attention. This Isle of Whithorn house captures the essence of a traditional seaside atmosphere in a beautiful, historic area.  Enjoy walking and cycling along the attractive coastline, take a fishing trip or try one of the many golf courses that can be found within a short drive. A superb Isle of Whithorn house  offering something for everyone. An ideal base for the Wigtown Book Festival events.

Hawthorn Cottage, Nr Newton Stewart
01556 504030

Sleeps: 4 (1 double, 1 twin)

Hawthorn Cottage is in an unspoilt peaceful location with superb picture window views of the Galloway hills. The area has abundant wildlife which can often be seen from the cottage. There is ample parking, an enclosed garden and brown trout fly fishing on a private loch for which the cost is included. The A75 is two miles away giving easy access to numerous beaches, golf courses

and the Galloway Forest Park, Britain's first designated Dark Skies Park.

Hazelbank, Minnigaff, Newton Stewart
01556 504030

Sleeps: 6

(1 double, 2 twins)

Hazelbank is situated on the banks of the River Cree, with a sheltered, attractive, private garden to the front and an enclosed garden to the rear with fencing along the riverside.  There is a fisherman's path beside the house to the river and is conveniently located within walking distance of the centre of

Newton Stewart which provides a variety of hotels, cafes and shops.

House o' Hill
01671 840243

Karen, Helen and Team

It would be hard to imagine a more beautiful and tranquil setting for an inn anywhere in Scotland than that enjoyed by the House o' Hill Hotel on the edge of the Galloway Forest in Bargrennan, near Glentrool, Dumfries and Galloway.

But owners, Karen, Helen and Team truly understand that an attractive setting and comfortable accommodation is only part of what makes an inn somewhere you want to come back to time and time again.

Since taking over the House o' Hill in March 2010, they've tastefully refurbished all areas of the hotel. But what makes the House o' Hill truly special is the warm welcome and friendly atmosphere that greets weary visitors looking for rest and relaxation away from the stresses of modern urban living.  Fabulous food using locally sourced meat, fish and game.  Open 7 days per week from 12 noon.  Booking recommended.

01988 500 081

Bob and Anne Strachan

Spacious newly reburbished flat, sleeps 3 with new kitchen and bathroom above a gift shop in the main street of Whithorn. Real fire, private access and decking area. Off street parking. Close to all amenities. Contact Anne for prices and availability.

Kirkdale Bank






01557 840 273

Kirsten Hannay

Kirkdale Bank is situated on the coast 12 miles east of Newton Stewart and only twenty minutes from Wigtown. The cottage is brand newly refurbished and has uninterrupted sea views over the stunning Solway Firth and is only a short walk to the private shoreline. A south facing enclosed garden looks out to sea with further gardens to the side and rear. The property is situated on the Kirkdale Estate, the centrepiece of which is a historic Robert Adam house. Week long or short breaks are available and it is a perfect base for visiting the surrounding area. In addition to Wigtown, Newton Stewart and the Machars a huge choice of activities are nearby, including sandy beaches, walking, mountain biking, fishing, golfing, horse-riding and tennis. It is also near many other popular attractions in the area; Cream o’ Galloway, Kirkcudbright artist’s town, Castle Douglas food town and the popular Kirroughtree centre, famous for bike trails, forest walks and with a children’s play park.

Sleeps 6 – 1 King size double, 1 Twin, 1 Bunkroom
Sea views next to coast
Child friendly with enclosed garden
Wood-burning stove in eating kitchen
Open fire in sitting-room
Twenty minutes from Wigtown

Kirklauchline Holiday Cottage

Kirklauchline Holiday Cottage
Dumfries and Galloway


Kirklauchline Holiday Cottage, near Portpatrick in Dumfries and Galloway, is a two-bedroom self-catering holiday cottage sleeping up to 4 people and pets are welcome. This fully modernised traditional Galloway crofter’s cottage is perfect for family holidays, couples or small groups wanting a ‘get-away from it all’ break. The self-catering holiday accommodation is spacious, fully equipped and beautifully appointed. Included in your stay at Kirklauchline Holiday Cottage are a wealth of extras to ensure your holiday or short break is one to remember. Quality bed linen and Egyptian towels are also provided at no extra cost when you stay at Kirklauchline. Kirklauchline self-catering holiday accommodation:

o    2 bedrooms (1 double and 1 twin)

o    Open plan sitting / dining room

o    Fully equipped kitchen

o    Bathroom with bath and shower over the bath

o    Private, fully enclosed garden

o    Secure storage shed for bikes and other outdoor equipment

o    Ample private parking

Pet friendly
Spectacular sea view
Rural Location

Kirminnoch Cottage, Leswalt, Stranraer
01556 504030

Sleeps: 4 (1 double, 1 twin)

Just minutes from the shores of Loch Ryan and its lovely beaches at Kirkcolm and Lady Bay this two bedroom holiday cottage makes a superb base from which to tour and explore the Rhins Peninsula and South West Scotland.   The end terrace cottage is peacefully located with views over open farmland ensuring a peaceful and relaxing holiday.

Knockinaam House

Hugh & Elspeth Little

Knockinaam House

Nr Portpatrick

Wigtownshire. DG9 9AQ


01776 860228 or 07776 248265

Knockinaam House is situated in its own grounds extending to 3 acres, with no near neighbours, the house has been recently renovated to provide luxury self catering accommodation for 8 people in 4 bedrooms. It is located on the leeward side of woodland, with views over open farmland and the Irish Sea (which is approx 1 mile away). The picturesque fishing village of Portpatrick, with its traditional harbour and small sandy beach, has many quality restaurants, pubs and gift shops only a 5 mile drive away. Other activities to be found in Portpatrick include boat trips for fishing and sightseeing, putting, bowling, golf and walking. It is approximately 45 minutes drive from Wigtown

Ground floor accommodation consists of lounge, with open fire, dining area with French windows leading to paved patio area, kitchen, 2nd sitting room with French windows, utility & WC.  First floor - double bedroom with en-suite shower room, 2 further double bedrooms, 1 twin room, family bathroom and shower room.

Laigh Isle

Mrs Ann Hammond

Laigh Isle is a modern fully equipped chalet consisting of two bedrooms, kitchen, dining/living area and bathroom. It is fully equipped, with just some of it facilities: TV and video, Cooker, Fridge Freezer, Microwave, Washing Machine, Dishwasher, Bath, Shower. 

The sleeping arrangements consist of one double room which contains a double bed, and a second bedroom which contains bunk beds. The settee in the living room turns into a double bed, there is also a cot available.

Larglea, Near Kirkcudbright
01556 504030

Sleeps: 6

(3 double 2 are zip n link beds)

Dogs Welcome

Larglea House has a delightful private location and provides spacious holiday

accommodation for six.   It is conveniently located for easy access from the A75

Euro Route between Dumfries and Stranraer. There are attractive gardens around the house restored by the owner with superb outlooks. The Landscape photographer owner's flat adjoins. Motorcyclists and cyclists particularly welcome. Ample secure parking is available.

Lighthouse Holiday Cottages

The Mull of Galloway Lighthouse
Drummore Stranraer

01776 980090

The Mull of Galloway Trust


The Lighthouse Cottages were recently part of a community trust buy-out of the land at Scotland's most southerly point from the Northern Lighthouse Board. There are 3 cottages to choose from in the grounds of the working Lighthouse. Kittiwake House can accommodate up to 6 guests in a king size bedroom and 2 twin bedrooms. Lightkeeper's Cottage sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms. Puffin House has 3 bedrooms accommodating a party of 6. Pets are welcome in all of the cottages. WIFI is available.


Lintie Cottage, Whithorn
01556 504030

Sleeps: 4

(1 King size, 1 twin)

Delightful holiday cottage furnished and equipped to the highest standard, in

order to provide extremely comfortable family accommodation close to the

centre of the charming sleepy centre of the Historic Royal Burgh of Whithorn.

Whithorn is steeped in history with its roots going back to early Christianity. 

Archaeological excavations have uncovered clues to its continuous settlement

to the present day, including the Viking trading post and Whithorn School of

Crosses which can be explored more at "The Whithorn Story".   The town itself

provides varied shops, galleries, tea rooms and a pub

Little Boreland

Ann Collett-White

01234 266839/07989 837819

Little Boreland is a late 18th century listed farmhouse on a hillside near Cardoness Castle, with walks directly from the door, 40 mins drive from Wigtown's book festival.  The cosy cottage is full of character and is a spectacular setting for wildlife, with its own tranquil gardens, woodland and private driveway.  It is an ideal holiday retreat for all ages from which to explore the beautiful, unspoilt Fleet Valley National Scenic Area. It is a short stroll to the conservation town of Gatehouse of Fleet. The cottage has an extensive library of books especially on birds and other wildlife. Sleeps up to 9 -max 5 adults (2 double, 1 single, 2 twin attic rooms, 1 bathroom, 1 shower room downstairs)

Little Torhouse Cottage

Little Torhouse Cottage


Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway



01776 830431


3 bedroomed, self contained cottage. 1.5 miles from Wigtown. Very Rural Location. Everything provided. Sorry no pets. 250 per week.

MacKenzie House, Kirkcudbright
01556 504030

Sleeps: 6

(1 King, 2 doubles)

Dogs Welcome

Fabulous in every season, this self-catering accommodation offers a warm

comfortable holiday home for families and friends.  A photographers dream -

large corner windows in the second floor sitting room offer magical views of

the historic MacLellan's Castle the picturesque harbour and river, plus, a

unique perspective of Kirkcudbright's lively, colourful, civic parades and

celebrations. Holiday home of an artist and architect, the property, has been in the artist's

family since 1913.

Merton Garden Cottage, Newton Stewart
01556 504030

Sleeps: 6

(1 double, 2 twins)

A cosy cottage in a peaceful, secluded location and with fine views of the surrounding countryside. Merton Garden Cottage is an excellent base for exploring this delightful area. Convenient for forest walks readily available in the nearby extensive Galloway Forest Park, Britain's first designated Dark Sky Park, easy access to the Southern Upland Way, and for the more adventurous there are plentiful opportunities for hill walking. Located throughout south west Scotland are a large network of cycle tracks including stages of the

Forestry Commission 7Stanes mountain bike network, with the local stage being at Kirroughtree.

Mid Bishopton Bungalow

Mid-Bishopton Farm


Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway



01988 500315

Lynsay Bradford

Newly refurbished 2 bedroom cottage, situated overlooking the beautiful views of the Machars hills. The Cottage boasts light and airy double and twin rooms, bathroom, kitchen and living room. Dogs are welcome and there is a large garden area which is secured for your pet and children's safety. Electricity, linen and towels all included at no extra cost. Travel cot and high chair available. 
Mochrum Park

Mochrum Park

Nr Kirkcowan

Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway



01671 830471

Jonathan Haley

The properties at Mochrum Park are in an ideal position for walks through the park and along side the river Bladnoch where we have some of our Salmon fishing. The location also makes an ideal base for exploring the region and all that it has to offer. The Smithy - recently restored and modernised semi-detached cottage ideally situated for the fisherman by Spittal Bridge and the riverside. Superb river views from most windows. Attractive garden and large car park. Space available here for guests fishing from the Coach House and Lodge. Garden leads to river and the 'Market Pool' one of the best on the river. The Lodge - recently modernised detached and attractive victorian lodge set in its own large garden with pleasant views over Mochrum Park. Private parking. A two minute walk through the private parkland takes you to "40 Footer" pool by the fishing hut on the middle of the Beat. Carpeted and furnished throughout to a high standard this comfortable lodge retains its period charm with open fire and night storage heaters. The Coach House Semi-detached property. Sleeps 7/8, 4 bedrooms. Set in its own grounds adjacent to the private parkland of Mochrum Park.

Nether Barr Steading
01671 404326

Carol Bell

Nether Barr Steading is a converted farm steading located mile from Newton Stewart and 6 miles from Wigtown. It comprises six self-catering lodges. Magnificent views overlooking the River Cree towards the Galloway Hills. Ideally located for the Booktown and for cycling, fishing, walking and birdwatching, also within easy access of the many golf courses in the region.

No 4 Fleet Street, Gatehouse of Fleet
01556 504030

Situated in the charming town of Gatehouse of Fleet, this well-equipped

terraced house with good sized rear garden is well situated to explore the

beautiful Galloway countryside. Pubs, Hotels & Cafes are within walking

distance. There are lovely safe sandy beaches nearby, and plentiful

opportunities for bird watching, fishing, cycling and walking.

Sleeps: 5 (1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x child bed in box room)

Dogs welcome 

North Barnkirk Holidays

1 North Barnkirk Cottage

Girvan Road

Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway



01671 401038

Don & Maddy Muffet

North Barnkirk Cottage and Caravan Holiday Homes. With stunning views of the Galloway Forest Park, the cottage and three caravan holiday homes are conveniently situated two miles from Newton Stewart. Within easy reach of the Forest Park, Nature Reserves, 7 Stanes, stunning beaches and many other local attractions and amenities.

Nos 1 and 2 Mulberry House
No 1 Mulberry House
Newton Stewart
01988 850739

Betty Rider

7 miles from Wigtown.  Opposite the slipway at Garlieston Harbour, part of a Grade II listed custom house building.  Sleeps 4 or 2 respectively. Open plan kitchen, dining, living areas, superbly located and appointed. 

Number 7 St Ninian's Landing

Contact name: Alison Smith

Harbour Row,

Isle of Whithorn


07824 770968

Number 7 Ninian’s Landing is a harbourside holiday apartment for two in the Isle of Whithorn. This stylish holiday apartment has views across the harbour and pier and out to sea.

The living, dining area and kitchen are open plan and the apartment has a coastal theme throughout. The kitchen is fully equipped with integrated fan oven, hob, fridge with ice box, washing machine and has everything you need for a perfect self-catering holiday. Comfortable furnishings, flat screen TV, DVD player and Bluetooth music system together with unlimited Wi-Fi broadband throughout.

The spacious bedroom has a double bed and luxury bedlinen, fluffy towels and dressing gowns are provided. There are built in wardrobes and a hairdryer is provided.

The bathroom has a bath and a shower over the bath.

Number 7 is located in the heart of the village with coastal walks, stunning landscapes, an award winning family run inn and St Ninian’s Tearoom within walking distance.

Dogs are welcome at no extra charge (1 large dog or 2 small).

Old Place of Monreith

Port William, Dumfries & Galloway, DG8 9PX

01628 825 925

The striking Old Place of Monreith was built in 1600, sleeps up to eight people and is less than 12 miles from Wigtown. Built on the site of an earlier medieval house, Old Place of Monreith (known locally as Dowies, pronounced Doo-ies) is a traditional fortified tower house built for defence. For many years it was home to the wealthy Maxwell family, but by the nineteenth century it had become a farmhouse. A quiet and remote Landmark, there lingers a strong sense of civilised life.

Old Station House - Kilfillan Cottage

Old Station House




01294 683877

Susan Wright

A truely unique cottage in Southwest Scotland. A former Station Master House at Millisle Railway Station in a rural setting with lovely views. This property is situated 1 mile from the pretty coastal village of Garlieston which makes it an ideal place to relax and enjoy the local area.
Quality self catering accommodation which is well equipped and newly redecorated on one level. Master bedroom, twin room, kitchen, bathroom with shower, living room with wood burning stove and patio doors, utility area with drying area, garage for storing bikes and fishing rods, private parking and safe playing area. Mod cons include washing machine, fridge, feezer, microwave, dishwasher, flat TV with freeview, dvd player and cd player. The water is supplied from a well and renewable energy from PV solar panels. Full oil central heating throughout property. Towels and bed linen are provided and a cot if necessary. There is also a selection of books and leaflets with local attractions and activities.

Orchard Cottage

North Balfern


Newton Stewart


07767 827537

James and Sara Barton

Eco-friendly single-storey barn conversion sleeping six people, six miles from Wigtown. Next to Iron Age Hill Fort with stunning views across Wigtown Bay estuary and across to Galloway Hills. Close to beaches, cycling, forest walks. STB 4 stars. Master bedroom with king bed and next to master bathroom with large bath. Double and twin rooms both en-suite. Spacious, light living/dining space with wood-burning range that powers underfloor heating. 

Orroland Holiday Cottages

Melinda Kennedy

Orroland Holiday Cottages




01557 607707

Spacious four star self catering accommodation on picturesque coastal estate near Kirkcudbright. Two traditional stone cottages and one large holiday home. The two cottages are suitable for couples or families (Cutlar's Lodge sleeps 2-6 and Abbotsway Cottage sleeps 2 -7) with comfortable beds and furnishings. Orroland Lodge is an elegant large holiday home for gatherings and celebrations, with spectacular views over the Solway Firth (sleeps up to 14 guests). Each property offers Wi-Fi, a wood burner or open fire with unlimited logs, own games room or pool table in the Lodge. Enjoy peace, privacy, fun and exploration around the private rocky shore, wild flower meadow and private fishing loch with row boat. Dogs are welcome and each property has an enclosed area for them to play.

Oyster-Catcher, Borgue, Near Kirkcudbright
01556 504030

Sleeps: 6 (2 double, 1 twin)

Dogs welcome

A wonderful family holiday cottage with excellent sea views close to one of

South West Scotland's outstanding beaches at Brighouse Bay.  The cottage

sleeps six and is equipped to an excellent standard.  Brighouse Bay is a quiet

sandy cove with superb views over the Solway to the Lake District and also the

Isle of Man.  It provides a safe haven for swimming and sailing while there are

of course rock pools to explore as well.

Palmallet Cottage
01988 500320

Roy and Martina McKinnel

Palmallet Cottage is the perfect place for you to unwind and get away from it all. All of the rooms are light and airy and have views to the garden outside. The sitting room has a wood burning stove where you can enjoy cosy nights in and the farmhouse style kitchen is equipped with a Belfast sink and Rangemaster cooker where you can enjoy family meals or a romantic candle lit dinner. The cottage has a beautiful secluded garden which is bursting with colour throughout the year. It is the perfect place to relax and unwind and is a haven for birds and insects of all species. At the top of the lawn you will find a secret garden and summerhouse which is the perfect place to read a book whilst enjoying a glass of your favourite wine. The cottage is situated next to coastal walks and also enjoys views of Palmallet Loch - perfect if you enjoy fishing, cycling, walking or just simply relaxing. Palmallet Cottage is only 10 minutes from Wigtown and is suitable for 4 people (a fold out bed and/or a cot are also available on request). All bed linen and towels are included.

Park Cottage

Park Cottage


Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway



01988 700208

Lorraine Murray

Park Cottage is a former rectory within Galloway House Estate. In 1740 the Earl of Galloway chose this exceptionally sheltered bay to build his mansion and develop a Capability Brown inspired garden. You can still make out the avenue where the rector rode his pony to the mansion house chapel. The stable is now our log store.  Today our visitors can enjoy 23 private acres of this listed landscape with the sea and venerable trees to the east and open fields and the old laundry just visible to the south. Enjoy the summerhouse and watch the fishing boats sailing by or perhaps catch a glimpse of the abundant wildlife in the garden.  Head to the safe, sandy beach at Rigg Bay. A level, easy walk along the beautiful coastal path. Then onwards to Cruggleton Castle ruin – a very rewarding walk with magnificent cliff-top views. A detour on your homeward journey will bring you through delightful Galloway House Gardens and back to enjoy some of the clearest night skies in the UK.

Peck O Maut - Cowgate - Garlieston

Elizabeth Modrate

Peck O Maut



Newton Stewart


07890 915238 or 01557 840258

Peck O Maut is in the pretty little harbour village of Garlieston.  There are lovely coastal walks and a great local pub – The Harbour Inn.

If you are planning to take in any of the wonderful events at the Wigtown Book Festival, Garlieston is only 10 minutes drive away and is also on the local bus route.

The house has a double bedroom and a single which has an underbed, therefore it can sleep 4.  It has a shower room; a fully equipped kitchen; a comfortable living room with TV/DVD; and a back yard and garden to relax in.

Although we usually do a minimum of a 7 day let (Saturday to Saturday) we can offer a minimum of 3 days for the duration of the Book Festival at a rate of £45 per night.

Pend House & Precinct House
0131 4580305

Julia Muir Watt

1) Pend House: Medieval gatehouse restored to conservation standards, in the heart of the historic burgh of Whithorn, large open fire with peat supplied, underfloor oil heating, outdoor patio area. Sleeps four, 4 Star. 2) Precinct House, a Georgian townhouse, equipped to very high standards, with period interiors. Underfloor oil-fired central heating. Sunny enclosed courtyard to the rear. King-size four-poster, one small box bedroom. 4 Star.

Priory Cottage

5 George Street


Newton Stewart

Dumfries and Galloway



01988 500038

Gill Bailey

Charming 15th Century self catering cottage for 5 people. 3 bedrooms, double, single and one period 4 Poster King. The cottage is situated in the historic town of Whithorn close to all amenities. 1 pet welcome.

Rose Cottage

Rose Cottage

Clachan of Myrton

Port William

Newton Stewart



01536 711332 or 07919058661

Alexander Cruickshank

Property Ref 87447

Rose Cottage is the perfect location from which to visit Wigtown Book Festival and to explore the Wigtownshire peninsula.  Set in genty rolling countryside, Rose Cottage one of the three properties in the hamlet of Clachan of Myrton about 10 miles from Wigtown. The nearest settlement is Port William 3 miles away. For those who wish to explore as well as attend the Festival, there is an excellent network of paths, cycleways and quiet country roads.


The cottage has a lounge/dining room, kitchen, bathroom, one double, one twin and a single bedroom.  The near one acre garden includes a rough tennis court and has plenty of space for other outdoor games.  We welcome well behaved pets.  The cottage is no smoking.  The rental includes logs/coal for the open fire.  Bed linen and towels can be provided by arrrangement.  A cot and highchair are also available.

Rosebank Holiday Cottage

Rosebank Cottage

18 Laigh St

Port Logan



01776 707010

Rosebank Holiday Cottage is situated in the pretty unspoilt village of Port Logan in Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland and is ideal for families and couples looking for something completely different from their hectic working lives. This traditional fisherman’s cottage is now completely refurbished making your holiday in Scotland comfortable and welcoming. The cottage has two double bedrooms, one ensuite, and a third bedroom with bunk beds, sleeping a family of six. All on one level, a bright and light open plan kitchen, living and dining area opens onto a large private, secure garden on two levels. Steps to the top level lead to a picnic table and seating area where there is a wonderful view of the Port Logan Lighthouse and the sea. Two well behaved pets are welcome at Rosebank for a small extra charge. There is private parking outside also free unlimited WiFi available and all towels and bedding are Egyptian cotton.

Rowallan House

29 Main Street




01422 244587/01988 860227

David & Anne Beaumont

Rowallan House is a large Georgian period house centrally placed in the village of Bladnoch. With far reaching views overlooking the river and is ideal for big families or friends looking for a central location to explore and Dumfries and Galloway.  The house will comfortably sleep 14 and has 6 bedrooms in total. 4 double bedrooms on the first floor, and a 2 bedrooms on the second floor. The largest of these has one double and two singles whilst the other bedroom has two single beds.  The main bathroom is on the ground floor and has both bath and shower. The master bedroom on the 1st floor has an ensuite with shower plus there is a separate wc on the 1st floor landing.

The house has been recently refubished throughout with the benefit of a large dining kitchen with modern fittings to include eletric hob, 2 ovens, dishwasher, fridge/freezer. There is a seperate laundry room with washing machine and tumble drier. There is a separate dining room with a large dining table.  There are two lounges, one with a piano and seating whilst the other room has comfortable seating with a television and dvd player. It also has the benefit of central heating throughout.  Bed linen is supplied during your stay.

Rowan, Gatehouse of Fleet
01556 504030

Sleeps: 8

(1 King, 1 double, 1 room with 2 singles & bunk beds)

Rowan Cottage is a lovely terraced family house with a large enclosed garden.

In a convenient location it is within walking distance of shops, restaurants,

pubs, golf course, bowling, and tennis court. Forest walks and beautiful sandy

beaches are within easy reach.

Rowantree, Skyreburn, Gatehouse of Fleet
01556 504030

Sleeps: 7

(1 King, 1 twin, 1 room with 1 single & bunk beds)

Dogs welcome

This former gamekeeper's cottage, built in 1896, lies up a peaceful glen in the

Galloway hills.  Here you are away from traffic noise and street lights, and on a

clear night you can really see the stars. The garden is a haven for birdlife and red squirrels visit here too.  But only a short distance away are the many attractions of the area, with something to offer for all ages.

Seabank, Auchenmalg, Glenluce
01556 504030

Sleeps: 8

(1 double, 3 twins)

With a variety of beaches nearby, seal colonies close to hand and plentiful opportunities to watch sea otters and other wildlife this superb holiday home with its large enclosed garden and outlooks over Luce Bay is ideal for family holidays. There is a pebble beach across the road from the house, a small sandy beach is within easy walking distance as is a good pub. A further large sandy beach is available nearby at Monreith.

Seaward, Portpatrick
01556 504030

Sleeps: 6

(1 double, 3 twins)

With views over the picturesque harbour of Portpatrick and to the Irish Sea beyond Seaward is a stunning modern semi-detached holiday home located in the popular holiday village of Portpatrick. The local area is superb for quiet sandy beaches and coves well worth exploring. The area has many golf courses including just to the rear of the house the famous Dunskey Golf Course with Turnberry only about forty five minutes away to the north.

Spoutwells Holiday Cottages

Mrs. Anne Wilson

Spoutwells Farm



01776 704086

Spoutwells Farm Self Catering Holiday Cottages are an ideal base from which to explore south west Scotland.  They are situated one mile from Stranraer, which is situated beside Lochryan, and the villages of Portpatrick and Sandhead are all nearby.  The ferry terminal at Cairnryan, from where the fast P&O/Stena ferries sail to Northern Ireland, is five miles north of Stranraer.

Spoutwells Farm Self Catering Holiday Cottages are ideal if your interests are outdoor pursuits and activities or you simply wish time to relax.  They offer the perfect base to explore Dumfries and Galloway.  The cottages are set on a small farm which has a pedigree flock of Suffolk Sheep.  Seasonal vegetables are also available from the owners' garden.  The Cottages are also convenient for access to the Rhins (Wigtown Book Town, Whithorn Dig) and the Mull of Galloway - with fine gardens, sea and loch fishing, five golf courses, and within easy reach of the fine beaches at Sandhead, New England Bay and Ardwell Bay.

The area has a good number of restaurants and pubs serving meals, and most use local produce in their menus.  Spoutwells Farm Self Catering Holiday Cottages is set in open countryside on the outskirts of Stranraer and conveniently situated for the Southern Upland Way, so is perfect for those who enjoy walking.  There are excellent cycling routes in the area.  Stranraer itself has a very good leisure centre with cinema/concert hall, fitness suites, sauna, gym and swimming pool. 

The Beeches

The Beeches


Gatehouse of Fleet





Alice Henderson

A lovely self catering cottage for six people, in a quiet, rural location between Gatehouse of Fleet and the Galloway coast. Ideal for those that want both the convenience of the town but the tranquillity of a countryside setting. Within easy reach of the A75, The Beeches offers a good central base to explore the area, including the Wigtown Book Festival. Sleeps 6 - 1 double and 2 twin bedrooms Rural setting with stunning, open views Newly built, large, modern kitchen/dining room Central heating plus wood burning stove Child friendly with enclosed garden and no stairs

The Bothy, Mossyard, Gatehouse of Fleet
01556 504030

Sleeps: 2 (1 x King size)

Dogs welcome

The Bothy has been formed from part of the original farm steading, situated within the working family farmyard. It has been finished to a very high standard, providing luxury accommodation with open views to the sea, an ideal 'couples getaway' location.

The Buchan, Glentrool, Nr Newton Stewart
01556 504030

Sleeps: 8

(1 double, 1 triple, 1 twin, 1 single)

Dogs welcome

An original wilderness property overlooking Loch Trool in the heart of the Galloway Forest Park, Britain's first designated 'Dark Sky Park', this historic hunting lodge provides modern, comfortable accommodation for up to 8 people who have a sense of adventure and enjoy getting away from it all.  Set in a remote, stunning location, it offers excellent opportunities for walking, cycling and general exploring, or you can simply relax in the large conservatory

and enjoy the wonderful view and watch the birds.

The Old Blacksmiths

The Old Blacksmiths

7 Digby Street

Gatehouse of Fleet


01556 504030

Stay in this extraordinary self-catering accommodation in nearby Gatehouse of Fleet, surrounded by interesting art and a wide variety of books. As you sit by the open fire and listen to the water in the lade, you might even enjoy the owner’s book for children, illustrated by well-known local artist Ken Smyth and set in the area. Please visit our website for more information.

The Pebbles, Mossyard, Gatehouse of Fleet
01556 504030

Sleeps: 6

(1 double, 2 twin)

Dogs Welcome

Mossyard, home of the McConchie family for five generations, is a traditional working farm situated in a magnificent coastal location with the beautiful backdrop of the Galloway Hills.  Mossyard, located 4 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet, is in the heart of rural Dumfries & Galloway, south west Scotland.  The Pebbles, our static caravan, is situated on our caravan park.  It is an ideal base to enjoy the open grass areas of the park and has easy access to our safe and sandy beaches. We hope you will enjoy everything that will make your stay

feel like home from home.

The Pink House

Main Street,

Isle of Whithorn

Newton Stewart


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Sleeps 3                Pets welcome
Every room in the house has a sea view. It is only a few yards walk to the award winning Steam Packet Hotel with its own brewery. Wigtown its self is twenty minutes drive away through beautiful country side with very little traffic.
The accommodation in this 150 year old terraced house consists of downstairs, sitting room with wood burning stove, there are also storage radiators, corner suite and television. Kitchen/ dinning room with electric oven, microwave, fridge freezer, washing machine and tumble drier. This leads the garden and over the wall the sea. There is also a downstairs toilet and washbasin. The passage way to the kitchen can also be used to store boots bicycles etc.......Upstairs there is a double and single bedroom and bathroom with over bath shower.
All linen and electric and solid fuel included.

The Smiddy, Glasserton
01556 504030

Sleeps: 4

(1 double, 1 twin)

The Smiddy is a comfortable detached cottage in the tranquil hamlet of Glasserton. This is in the beautiful area of Galloway called the Machars, the area is rich in wildlife and history. Ideally located for walking, golf, fishing, exploring coastal villages, local galleries, restaurants and cycling, close by are the 7 Stanes off road bike trails. The area in which the Smiddy is located has been designated a Dark Skies Park due to the lack of light pollution and the quality of the night skies is amazing, ideal for stargazing.

Two Dogs Lodge, Near Glenluce, Newton Stewart
01556 504030

Sleeps: 6

(2 doubles, 1 single, 1sofa bed)

Two Dogs Lodge is a traditionally built wooden lodge within a small quiet development about 5 miles from Glenluce.  There is an attractive decking area outside together with enclosed garden all with views to surrounding Countryside.  The woodland setting is a haven for wildlife. 

Water's Edge

Anthony and Joseph Duncalf

Callanders Close
Newton Stewart
01556 612322

Situated right on the harbour at Garlieston, near Wigtown, ‘Water’s Edge’ is a stylish modern mews house enjoying views across the bay to the 18th century fishing village. The house is a stone’s throw from the beach, and will sleep 4 people in 4 star comfort.  ‘Water’s Edge’ features one twin and one double (en suite) bedroom and house bathroom (with shower over bath) on the first floor. Downstairs is a spacious and airy open-plan living area, with well-equipped modern kitchen, alcove dining area and comfortable lounge with digital tv and dvd player. There is a downstairs cloakroom and w/c - ideal for families with small children or anyone with mobility problems. The house is finished to a high standard, with a good range of equipment and comfortable modern furnishings throughout, and of course is fully centrally heated. All bed linen and towels are included in the rental price. Views of the harbour and sea can be enjoyed from most windows, but most strikingly from the balcony of the master bedroom at the rear, looking across the Bay to the old village and hills beyond.  There are lovely coastal walks starting right from the front door.

West Barr Farmhouse/Cottage
01988 700367

West Barr Farmhouse - Completely refurbished to a high standard in 2015, a four bedroom property which sleeps 8 people, sun-room, open plan kitchen-diner, bathroom and wet room.  All linen and towels provided, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave, free sat TV, central heating, free wi-fi.  A beautiful setting on the shores of Luce Bay a short drive from the Scottish Book Town.  Prices from 600 - 800 per week.


West Barr Cottage - Small two bedroom cottage with one double and one twin room - sleeps 4.  Open fire in the lounge, free-sat TV, central heating, shower room.  Conservatory looking onto a private enclosed garden.  Accepts pets.  Beautiful views across Luce Bay towads the Mull of Galloway and a short drive through beautiful countryside to Scotland's Book Town.  Please bring own linen and towels.  360 per week.

Whithorn Cottage

111 George Street


Dumfries and Galloway



0131 553 2606

Andrew and Deepa Dougal

Self-catering cottage located in the heart of historic Whithorn.
One double and one twin bedroom; bed linen, towels, travel cot and high chair provided.
Lounge with wood-burning stove, TV with Freeview channels, DVD/video player, radio/cassette player, and a range of books and movies.
Bathroom with electric shower over bath.
Kitchen with microwave, electric oven and hob, toaster, kettle, fridge-freezer and washing machine.
Sun lounge, with access to a large garden laid out in the traditional Scottish 'toon' pattern.

Woodpecker Cottage
Woodpecker is a traditional and sympathetically restored self-catering cottage set amidst magnificent scenery in the heart of one of the most beautiful and quiet corners of Scotland.
The Cottage sleeps up to six with one double bedroom on the ground floor, and one double and one twin upstairs. It has a kitchen and bathroom on the ground floor (both with a natural slate floor), utility room and games room with pool table and table tennis table. The sitting room and dining area has a stripped pine floor and an Aga glass-fronted multi-fueled stove. There’s also an efficient oil-fired central heating system throughout the cottage. A large well-planted garden includes a secluded area ideal for barbecues. 
We are located in the conservation village of Bladnoch less than a mile from Wigtown. 
01988 500517/07500 965565
Wynd End, Kirkcudbright
01556 504030

Sleeps: 2 (1 double)

This unique cottage is an 'A' listed building and is typical of the old part of the town. Nestling down one of the town's 'closes' the house has been tastefully upgraded and provides spacious accommodation with lots of character. Kirkcudbright is famed for its unique light which prompted an artists' colony of some renown which has led to Kirkcudbright's designation as the Artists' Town.