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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    'Whin' from the south
    from the north west
    view from the deck - other views are available!
    view over the estuary from the nearby motte
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    'solwayselfcatering', Colvend, Scotland

    Welcome to our brand new 'solwayselfcatering' holiday houses.

    Be amongst the first to enjoy these purpose built homes.

    Our two timber-clad houses are well equipped brand new builds, individually designed and finished to a high specification. Located in a woodland setting with superb views over the Solway Firth and towards the peaks of the Lake District, the two houses are a stone's throw from each other and sure to appeal to families and groups of friends.

    The holiday houses are named 'Honeysuckle' and 'Whin'. If one is booked out on the dates you require, please check its sister lodge for availability.

    The houses offer quality accommodation in a prime area giving a high standard of living and comfort. Ea...
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Parking
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Stereo System
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #HL311744 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    high 20 Jun 2014 25 Sep 2014 3 nights
    shoulder 1 26 Sep 2014 30 Oct 2014 3 nights
    low 31 Oct 2014 18 Dec 2014 3 nights
    festive 19 Dec 2014 8 Jan 2015 4 nights
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    Additional Rate and Availability Information

    Bookings in 'Whin' run from Friday to Friday (some flexibility for low season bookings)
    Short breaks may be possible. Please enquire.

    20% non-returnable rental fee paid on application to secure booking.
    Balance to be paid 6 weeks before arrival.
    £15 supplement for each pet (by agreement)
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Glasgow or Edinburgh: 152.0 km
    Railway: Dumfries: 22.0 km
    Ferry: Cairnryan, near Stranraer: 106.0 km
    By road from the south - take the M6 motorway which will bring you to Gretna in the east of our Region. From there take the A75 to Dumfries. Follow the signs for Dalbeattie(A711). From Dalbeattie follow the signs for Colvend (A710). After approximately 4 miles, you will see a sign on the right for Kippford. The next right after the Kippford road end is the entrance to 'solwayselfcatering' signposted Auchenhill Farm. Follow the signs through the farm gate to your holiday accommodation 'Whin'.

    From the north - take the M74 from the Central Belt of Scotland. At Beattock take the A701 to Dumfries. Then follow the directions from Dumfries listed above. Alternatively, from the north west either the A76 to Dumfries or the A713 from South Ayrshire to Castle Douglas. From...
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 30 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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An excellent holiday house, comfortable, well equiped, clean and in a lovely location, great walks from the house to Rockcliffe and Kippford. more

David M
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 9 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013

Property: Clean, spacious, fully equipped 3 bedroom log cabin with views over the forest and the coast. Location: Based in a working farm, very secluded and quiet. Facilities: Ideal for mountain biking, secure area to clean and store bikes, washing machine, mud room. Good base for exploring all of the local area and within easy reach of Dalbeattie and also... more

Glasgow, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 30 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013

Visited this lodge with friends, the first thing that struck me was the high standard of this accomodation. Lovely woodburning stove, lots of room, the finish and eye to details, very comfy beds,soft linen and the wonderful plate of home made pancakes and jam on arrival lovely welcome. Could go on and on, but you need to visit to enjoy.... more

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