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Abbotsway Cottage is a private, comfortable and well maintained cottage popular with families.
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Abbotsway Cottage is a private, comfortable and well maintained cottage popular with families.
Abbotsway Cottage is peaceful and private with no neighbours View from the private track leading up to Abbotsway Cottage
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Abbotsway Cottage is a private, comfortable and well maintained cottage popular with families.
Abbotsway Cottage is peaceful and private with no neighbours
View from the private track leading up to Abbotsway Cottage
Enclosed outdoor seating area perfect for relaxing and taking in the wildlife
Country views from Abbotsway Cottage, peace and quiet away from it all.
Comfortable living room has woodburner and bay window with stunning views.
Sitting room bay window
Well equipped spacious kitchen with enough seating for 8 guests around the table
Double bedroom has king sized Hypnos bed (5ft)
Family room sleeps four with plenty of room and comfortable beds.
Bathroom, next to the single bedroom
Spacious shower room. There is also a bathroom.
Your own games room with table tennis, pool table and TV/DVD player
View from the top of Orroland
Wild flower meadow with paths leading to Orroland's landscaped loch
Rapunzel's Tower at Orroland loch (actually a nesting tower for sandmartins)
Follow the unicorn's nose to get from Abbotsway Cottage to the sea shore
Glorious woodland walk down to the shore
Abbotsway Cottage enjoys privacy at Orroland
One of the waterfalls in Orroland Bay, a pebble beach with large flat rocks ideal for picnics
Orroland Bay: the sight and sound of the sea is good for the soul
The sea shore at Orroland is dramatic and inspiring in winter
Orroland has it's own private rocky shore a short walk from Cutlar's Lodge
Orroland fern garden with palm trees down by the shore
Galloway hills behing Orroland estate
Farm animals graze the fields at Orroland estate
Orroland estate overlooks the Solway Firth
Orroland shore offers so much to see and explore
Overlooking the beach hut at Orroland shore
A woodland walk to the shore at Orroland
A woodland walk to the shore at Orroland
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Kirkcudbright, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

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“peaceful location, perfect to spend a relaxed time with all modern comfort”
Reviewed 28 August 2013 for a stay in June 2013

There is not much to say about Abbotsway Cottage because it was perfect for us and we could not find anything to be improved.
Very warm welcome.
Spacious kitchen and living room with fresh flowers and log fire.
Very quiet location with pheasants and cows looking through your windows.
Stunning rocky beaches close by.
Perfect for a relaxed stay with all modern comfort.
Small fenced court to let the dogs out. Perfect for dog owners and for families with kids.
WiFi is excellent but no mobile phone access available.
We enjoyed our stay very much and do highly recommend this place!

Owners and people of the local pub at Auchencairn are also giving a warm and friendly welcome to guests and dogs. The cleanness there is highly improveable. We enjoyed one evening there. Food there is OK but not worth to be mentioned. Still we´d recommend going there because of the friendlyness of the local people.

The best food experience we have ever made in UK was at Balcary Country House Hotel which is just a 10 minutes drive from Orroland. They are offering a five star kitchen on highest level. This place is worth to be visited if you like places with excellent food served with creativity in a relaxed but elegant atmosphere. Dress code is “smart casual” (without Jeans) and men are mostly wearing ties. Most of the guests there are residents and over 50. The bar offers a huge selection of Scottish single malts. The staff is very friendly just the wine glasses (for the red) could have been bigger and of better quality. Menue changes every day. Nice views to Balcary bay and a stunning sunset. Booking highly reccommendet.

Circutbright is a very nice and clean town, with nice little shops, not to far away and worth to be visited.

We´d also recommend visiting the ruins of Dundrennan Abbey and the local beaches.

Michael+Renate (married Austrian couple 50+, with two dogs)

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Liked best: the warm and friendly welcome
Liked least: no/poor mobile phone access (whole area)
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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