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The Cheese House Self Catering Cottage

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The Cheese House self catering cottage
The family ensuite bedroom
We rarely get snow, but when we do it's pretty!
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1 bedroom
2 bathrooms
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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A warm friendly welcome awaits you at The Cheese House self-catering cottage, ideal for couples and families of up to four. Enjoy a peaceful break on our organic working farm, set amid the stunning scenery of Dumfries and Galloway. The Cheese House comprises of an ensuite family room with double bed and bunk beds, a living/ dining room, a fully fitted kitchen and another bathroom. The bedroom has a wardrobe, chest of drawers, two bedside tables, towel rail and digital television. Beds are made up for your arrival and towels and additional bedding are provided. The Cheese House has central heating so is lovely and warm. The living/ dining room has a four seater dining table, a digital television with DVD player and a selection of DVDs, a sofa and a single bed (for added sleeping capacity...A warm friendly welcome awaits you at The Cheese House self-catering cottage, ideal for couples and families of up to four. Enjoy a peaceful break on our organic working farm, set amid the stunning scenery of Dumfries and Galloway. The Cheese House comprises of an ensuite family room with double bed and bunk beds, a living/ dining room, a fully fitted kitchen and another bathroom. The bedroom has a wardrobe, chest of drawers, two bedside tables, towel rail and digital television. Beds are made up for your arrival and towels and additional bedding are provided. The Cheese House has central heating so is lovely and warm. The living/ dining room has a four seater dining table, a digital television with DVD player and a selection of DVDs, a sofa and a single bed (for added sleeping capacity). The fully fitted kitchen is designed to meet all your needs with a washing machine, microwave, electric oven and hob, toaster, fridge and small freezer. Additional freezer space is available on request. Between the months of March and June it is lambing time on the farm and guests are welcome to help feed the lambs. The Cheese House is ideally situated within Dumfries and Galloway for easy access to local attractions. There is lots to do in the area including walking, fishing, mountain biking, golfing and horse riding. In addition come and see local castles, art, gardens, wildlife and museums. Prices include linen, electricity and heating. Dogs are welcome but are charged £10 per dog. Open all year round. Free Wi-Fi.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Dogs are welcome providing that they are not left in the property unattended and that they are kept on a lead
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Zan K
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2014
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Reviewed 20 July 2021

The cottage was ideal for our family group, which ranged in age from 10 to 83. Our hosts Zan and Joe were friendly and welcomed us on arrival with a box of eggs from the hens and ducks which roamed freely around the farm. We...More

Date of stay: July 2021
Thank Coastal824051
Reviewed 21 October 2020

The cottage is on a farm, off the beaten track and absolutely wonderful if you want to escape your usual daily urban hassle. Uninterrupted views of miles of country side from the windows, ducks and hens milling around your doorstep and out door sitting area....More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Barkers1950
Reviewed 11 October 2020

Spacious, warm and well equipped. Beautiful tranquil setting with easy access to many other attractions. Nearby beach is excellent and scenery gorgeous. Loved watching the animals and birds on the farm. Some of the equipment is a bit dated and the TV tiny but this...More

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank Geoffrey H
Reviewed 29 September 2019

We stayed here last year and we loved it as much this year as last! The property is as advertised, with all the amenities you could possibly need. The comforts of home and friendly farm animals to enjoy!

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank AAMcH
Reviewed 1 September 2019 via mobile

We had a brilliant time at the cheese house. It was bigger than expected, had everything we needed and nice and warm. The children loved having the farm just outside the door and there are so many forests and beaches to explore not far away....More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Justine N
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Reviewed 20 May 2019

Great location. Ideal for our short break. The owners were very welcoming and it was lovely to be on a working farm . A good mix of farm animals for visitors to look at but also a serious farming area. Brilliant. Although we come from...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank jeanlaingmccrink
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: October 2018
Reviewed 11 September 2018

My Mum and and I had a fab time. The owner was away for the weekend but she left us a lovely wee note and fab cake lol Kathleen was on hand to welcome us and she was just great. The place was in spotless...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Catherine L
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: August 2018
Reviewed 30 July 2018

My sister and I had a lovely stay here! The cottage was well furnished with everything we needed and was very comfortable. Our hosts were friendly and informative without being intrusive. We absolutely loved how we were able to interact with all the animals!

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank AAMcH
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Central Heating
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Secure Parking
Shared Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The quiet and tranquil nature of the scenic area is superb for walking. We have a walking leaflet with a series of seven walks, varying in difficulty and length, which start from the cottage door. The quiet roads are also superb for cyclists. The unspoilt nature of the area is ideal for a variety of wildlife species to thrive. In the countryside surrounding the cottage you can spot red squirrels, roe deer, buzzards and red kites. We are close to the Dark Skies Galloway Forest Park and therefore the cottage is ideally located for star gazing. There are plenty of nature reserves in the area too, the Wildlife and Wetland Trust at Caerlaverock and RSPB Mersehead are close by. Esk Rigg at Lockerbie is the best place to be guaranteed to see red squirrels and the Red Kite Trail at Laurieston, wh...
Getting around
The best way to enjoy the area and make the most of the activities on offer is via car, we have plenty of free parking.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Cheese House Self Catering Cottage

The Cheese House Self Catering Cottage is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

The Cheese House Self Catering Cottage has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

The Cheese House Self Catering Cottage has one bedroom available. See all property details.

Stays at The Cheese House Self Catering Cottage must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.