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GALDENOCH CASTLE LODGE

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Overview
7 bedrooms
7 bathrooms
12 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
In a beautiful tranquil setting near the popular fishing village of Portpatrick this delightful lodge is situated adjacent to the 16th Century Galdenoch Castle on a large working farm. Guests can enjoy walks around the farm, paths lead to 2 BBQ huts at Loch More and Saltpan Bay where they can rest and enjoy a BBQ, take in the beautiful panoramic views to Ireland and enjoy the coastline with it's sheltered beaches. The wildlife is varied from seals to balking sharks, birds, deer,wildfowl and mountain goats. Accommodation :- This exceptional holiday home has been completed to a very high standard and offers great charm and indulgence with designer decor and soft furnishings complimenting natural wood, slate and stone finishes. - Patio doors lead out to a secluded garden with furniture. - Clo...In a beautiful tranquil setting near the popular fishing village of Portpatrick this delightful lodge is situated adjacent to the 16th Century Galdenoch Castle on a large working farm. Guests can enjoy walks around the farm, paths lead to 2 BBQ huts at Loch More and Saltpan Bay where they can rest and enjoy a BBQ, take in the beautiful panoramic views to Ireland and enjoy the coastline with it's sheltered beaches. The wildlife is varied from seals to balking sharks, birds, deer,wildfowl and mountain goats. Accommodation :- This exceptional holiday home has been completed to a very high standard and offers great charm and indulgence with designer decor and soft furnishings complimenting natural wood, slate and stone finishes. - Patio doors lead out to a secluded garden with furniture. - Cloakroom with toilet. - Fully equiped kitchen. - Open plan dining room/lounge with woodburning and electric stoves. - Three twin rooms & two double rooms, all ensuite plus two single rooms with shared shower room. Electric central heating, underfloor heating in tiled areas, woodburning and electric stoves.More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Safe
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Private Fishing Lake/River
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Fireplace
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1 - 5 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

I would just like to say thank you to Rosemary, my family and I had a fantastic time. The house itself is situated in a wonderful area and my family of 12 enjoyed walking in the beautiful surroundings. We were lucky to have some lovely...More

Thank Jellybabay1
shenagh, VR Owner at GALDENOCH CASTLE LODGE, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you for your review Jennifer, it was lovely to have you all stay and I'm so glad you enjoyed it. I'm also pleased you enjoyed having Fiona cook your celebratory meal - we often have guests tell us it's a lovely treat having her...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018

This very large house: has great character, is in excellent condition and is well proportioned and furnished. Lovely spacious garden and beautiful surrounding countryside. The proximity to the beach and 2 large barbecue huts are a bonus.

Thank Kenny S
shenagh, VR Owner at GALDENOCH CASTLE LODGE, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Thank you for your great review. I'm really pleased you enjoyed the area as well as the house, we do have beautiful scenery in Wigtownshire.

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Galdenoch from a Friday to a Sunday and had a fantastic time. The lodge is perfectly laid out for big groups (we had 12) and there was plenty of room! It was very clean and the perfect location to relax! In a...More

Thank Lauras1316
shenagh, VR Owner at GALDENOCH CASTLE LODGE, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay and I will let Fiona know that you thought the meal was fantastic, she offers such a good service and it's great to get time off from cooking. Thank you for coming to stay with us . Rosemary

Reviewed 29 July 2017

First you leave the beaten path, then you go further until you arrive at the solitude of this country cottage. Passing wild deer in the adjoining field to receive a perfect welcome greeting from the owner in the luxury of a mid 16th century lodge...More

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shenagh, VR Owner at GALDENOCH CASTLE LODGE, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you for your review. It was great to have you all stay and I'm so pleased you enjoyed it.

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About the Owner
ROSEMARY F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2013
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About the neighbourhood
Portpatrick is a popular, picturesque old harbour village found 6.4miles /4 km from Galdenoch Castle Lodge in a peaceful unspoilt part of the Southwest of Scotland. Many restaurants, pubs and gift shops can be found here. Activities include putting, tennis, football, bowling. The Southern Upland Walk begins in Portpatrick and there are many lovely walks in the area. Dunskey golf club in Portpatrick has fantastic scenery around the course with a Professional golf coach available for lessons. Dunskey Castle and tearoom are on the outskirts of Portpatrick. Fishing and boat trips can be arranged from the harbour in Portpatrick.
How to get there
In Stranraer take signs for B798 for Kirkcolm/Leswalt. On reaching roundabout after leaving Stranraer go straight ahead signed B798 Leswalt. Turn left at the church in Leswalt sined B7043 Portpatrick. Follow this road for a few kilometres,you will pass a turnoff to your left for Portpatrick (do not take this road),go straight ahead onto the B738 and you will see a red sign for Galdenoch Castle Lodge on your left after approximately 1 km.
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