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Rattra Cottage

Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Kirkcudbright, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Rattra Cottage is the ideal base for exploring Kirkcudbright and the surrounding area. Perfect for families with small children. Downstairs bedroom is ideal for people who can't manage stairs.

Located in a peaceful cul-de-sac off Kirkcudbright's historic High Street, this modernised cottage offers comfortable accommodation with a sunny patio just a stone's throw from all Kirkcudbright's amenities - shops, art galleries, restaurants, swimming pool, play park.
Listing #HL159461
About the Owner
Shona T
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The cottage was clean and fitted with pretty much all you need for a holiday. Even buckets and spades in case you forgot! The beds were comfy and the area was very quiet. Having a dishwasher and a washing machine was very handy We were...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Adventure695271
atraveller59, VR Owner at Rattra Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Thank you very much for your review. Glad the parking space was an asset. It sounds as if you certainly packed a lot into your week. Look forward to hosting you again.

Reviewed 15 June 2018

Very conveniently placed cottage with a short walk to the harbour and shops. Rattra cottage was ideal for the lovely quiet holiday that we wanted, it was very clean and well equipped with everything we needed! We would recommend this holiday home.

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Michael G
atraveller59, VR Owner at Rattra Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Thank you for your review. Happy to hear that Rattra Cottage was perfect for you and that you enjoyed its central but peaceful location.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: December 2017
atraveller59, VR Owner at Rattra Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018


  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Rattra Cottage provides flexible accommodation with a downstairs double bedroom and shower room for those who prefer not to use the stairs. Upstairs there is a twin room with 2 single beds which can be converted into a 6 FT king-size bed if required. In addition there is a bunk-room with 2 full-size bunk beds. The upstairs rooms share the family bathroom.

As well as a sitting-room equipped with TV, DVD and stereo system, there is also a separate sun room with another TV.
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
no events
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    2 Fulls
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
One well-behaved pet permitted at an extra cost of £20 pw. Not to be allowed in bedrooms.

The rates shown above are for full occupancy (6 people). We sometimes give a discount for fewer people especially in the low season.
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About the neighbourhood
It is no coincidence that so many artists have chosen Kirkcudbright as their place of residence. Everywhere you turn there is a view worthy of painting and the town has changed little in the past 200 years so retains much of its original charm. Rattra Cottage is in a wonderful location right in the centre of Kirkcudbright within walking distance of shops, restaurants and pubs. In the High Street itself you will find galleries, craftshops, artists studios, a close leading to the marina and riverside views. There is also a 16th century castle just around the corner opposite the harbour. A range of facilities are available in the town such as a swimming pool and golf course and on the outskirts of town there is even a wildlife conservation park. A little further afield there are several beau... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Prestwick: 100.0 km
Railway: Dumfries: 44.0 km
Ferry: Stranraer: 91.0 km
Fly to Prestwick Airport with Ryanair - hire a car for the 70 mile drive to Kirkcudbright.
Nearest train station: Dumfries (27 miles) bus connections outside station.
From south M6 to Gretna, then A75
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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