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Rose Cottage

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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
7 guests
1 night minimum
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Rose Cottage is a very snug, homely cottage on the outskirts of the village of Carsphairn. It is situated between Loch Ken and Loch Doon, both 20 minutes drive away, within the vast forest park. This is a very beautiful, tranquil part of Scotland, and is ideally situated to cater for all activities within country life. There are stunning views in this area which you can enjoy within easy reach from the cottage. If you are feeling more active you can enjoy the walking, cycling, fishing, golf, sight seeing and water sport opportunities all available locally. If you prefer a day out at the beach this is only 30 minutes drive from Carsphairn. The village shop, post office and heritage centre are all nearby. ...Rose Cottage is a very snug, homely cottage on the outskirts of the village of Carsphairn. It is situated between Loch Ken and Loch Doon, both 20 minutes drive away, within the vast forest park. This is a very beautiful, tranquil part of Scotland, and is ideally situated to cater for all activities within country life. There are stunning views in this area which you can enjoy within easy reach from the cottage. If you are feeling more active you can enjoy the walking, cycling, fishing, golf, sight seeing and water sport opportunities all available locally. If you prefer a day out at the beach this is only 30 minutes drive from Carsphairn. The village shop, post office and heritage centre are all nearby. More
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Robert H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2009
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

The cottage is part of a historic village, and was warm, comfortable, clean and well-equipped for our short stay. It was an ideal base for us to relax and chill out in. We enjoyed strolling around the village and were surrounded by birds including a...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Global800490
Robert H, VR Owner at Rose Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks for your review glad you enjoyed your stay at our cottage.

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Date of stay: March 2017
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay. No mobile phone signal which was great to escape from normality. Would stay again.

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank lambechris
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Such a great cottage which had everything we needed, a lovely shop/cafe next door . The owner Bob was very helpful, would definitely recommend.

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank muvowag
Reviewed 28 August 2014

The cottage is beautiful and comfortable with all facilities you need, The surrounding area is picturesque and extremely peaceful. The area however suffers from a blackout when it comes to mobile phone signals. There were no shops operating when we were there so you need...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank Mark B
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Playground
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Swingset
Cooker
Grill
Private Fishing Lake/River
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
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Does this holiday rental provide a workspace?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Galloway Forest Park area: Enjoy a peaceful stroll on one of our woodland trails, or if you fancy something a little more strenuous, head out to the hills and climb the Merrick, South Scotland's highest peak. The area is steeped in history with many abbeys and castles to visit with memorials to Robert the Bruce. In Alloway, 30 minutes away you will find Burns Cottage, home to Scotland's bard - Robbie Burns. Wildlife: Galloway has some of Scotland's most amazing wildlife, including the red squirrel, otter pine marten, black grouse, golden eagle, red deer, red kite, buzzard, peregrine falcon, puffin and even nightjar. Dark skies: Galloway Forest Park has some of the best dark skies in Europe - ideal for star gazing. Fishing: There are some fantastic lochs and rivers here, all in beautiful...
How to get there
FROM THE NORTH Glasgow Prestwick Airport is 45 minutes drive from the cottage. Turn right at the roundabout outside the airport. At the first roundabout go straight ahead. At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit signposted Ayr. Then at the next 4 roundabouts take the 2nd exit signposted Stranraer. At the next roundabout take the first exit left onto the A713 signposted for Castle Douglas. Travel along this road for 24 miles until you reach the village of Carsphairn. Our holiday home is on the right had side just after the village shop - Main Street, Carsphairn DG7 3TQ Glasgow International Airport is 90 minutes drive from the cottage. Edinburgh airport is 120 minutes drive from the cottage. FROM THE SOUTH Follow the M6 motorway north to Carlisle, then as you cross the border into Scot...
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