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The Knowe

The Knowe, Portpatrick Harbour
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Holiday Rental House -
8 Bedrooms , 8 Bathrooms , Sleeps 16
Portpatrick, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
The Knowe is a stunning large self catering holiday house situated at Portpatrick Harbour.

The Knowe has 8 bedrooms, 6 with en suite bath/shower rooms and has recently been refurbished and extended to house a newly fitted kitchen. The property also has a large living room with wood burner, a smaller TV lounge and a conservatory with stunning views over the harbour and Irish Sea to Ireland and the Isle of Man.

The garden to the rear is enclosed providing privacy for parties staying in The Knowe.

Portpatrick is a bustling yacht and fishing conservation village and has been a popular holiday destination for many years retaining the character and atmosphere rarely found in many holiday resorts.

The Knowe at Portpatrick offers the ideal opportunity for large groups of friends or extended families to get away together and enjoy the many act...
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Listing #HL25730
About the Owner
Lynne S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2006
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

We stayed here for a week with folk aged 1year old to over 60year old. The house was brilliant, loads of space for everyone together or for quiet moments on their own. Lovely kitchen/dinner for family meals together, amply supplied with kitchen equipment, and even...More

Thank Gillian K
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed at this guest house for a family holiday. 16 guests aged 10-83. Fantastic House, bedrooms great size and all mostly en suite. Very clean and tidy. Big kitchen/diner which was great for our large group. Lovely seating areas inside and out that suited large...More

Thank MegI1994
DougalAyr, VR Owner at The Knowe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Hi, Thank you for your great review. We are delighted to hear everyone of all ages had a lovely time at The Knowe. I do apologise for the issue you encountered with the WiFi, I can confirm that the issue has now be resolved and...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed at the Knowe for a long weekend. The house is lovely and spotlessly clean and has everything you could possibly need. The flowers made it feel very homely. It was a shame we didn’t get to enjoy the outside seating as much as we...More

Thank Lcstraiton
DougalAyr, VR Owner at The Knowe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Hi, Thank you for leaving such a lovely review! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay in The Knowe. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Lynne

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (6)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    6 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Bunk
    6 Twins
    4 Fulls
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short breaks of 3 or 4 nights are available for all dates except school holidays when the minimum booking period is for one week. Please enquire about pricing for short breaks.

A 25% deposit is required at time of booking with the balance due 6 weeks before your arrival date.

To book please email the dates you require with your full address and details of your party.
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About the neighbourhood
Portpatrick is a conservation village which is widely known as the Jewel in the Crown of Dumfries and Galloway. Loved by many as a holiday destination for years Portpatrick retains the charm as a bustling yacht and fishing village with attractive craft shops and friendly harbourside pubs and restaurants.

The following activities are located within one minute from the front door of The Knowe at Portpatrick Harbour: Putting green, Tennis courts, Bowling green, Children's play park, Gift shops, Beach, Sea fishing, Boat trips and a number of excellent restaurants and family friendly pubs.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow International: 75.0 km
Railway: Stranraer: 15.0 km
Ferry: Cairnryan: 15.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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