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Heron Lodge in Mabie Forest Beeswing Dumfries Sleeps 4 and Dog Friendly

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Heron Lodge is set in a lovely peaceful, rural location on the edge of Mabie Forest - a tranquil and peaceful location surrounded by beautiful countryside, with breathtaking views of surrounding countryside and Mabie Forest.

This luxury lodge is privately owned and can accommodate 4 guests in comfort with all modern amenities for a great self catering holiday break. Heron Lodge is very well equipped and pride ourselves in presenting this property in immaculate order to enable our guests to have a very comfortable stay all year round.Set in the former grounds of Cairnyard House on an uncommercialised site. Located 5 miles from Dumfries town on the A711 (Dumfries and Dalbeattie Road) and 1 mile before Beeswing village.

Take a relaxing week's break - either to take in the surrounding countryside and area or explore out and about to h...
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Listing #HL158401
About the Owner
Louise N
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
Interaction with guests
Arrival Letter sent with unique Key Code for entry of stay provided 7 days prior to stay. Contact if required earlier. Extensive leaflets of things to do and visit in and around Dumfries and Galloway and beyond located wicker baskets lodge bookcase. Along with booklets and info. Tourist Information office located Whitesands area Dumfries town centre. Ideal area for coastal , forestry walks. Great mountain bike area 7 states routes located Mabie forest and Dalbeattie town wood a few miles away. Dumfries town historical places of interest... Robert Burns trail, camera obscure observatory, Caveralock Castle, Drumlanrigg Castle, Threave Castle and gardens. Gretna Green ,outlet shopping, Glasgow Edinburgh day trips
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Let's cut to the chase; if there was anything at all wrong with our stay, it was that the bathroom soap smelled a bit perfumey. That's about the worst of it folks, this place is well worth a stay. Everywhere I looked in the lodge,...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Jonathan C
LOUISE n, VR Owner at Heron Lodge in Mabie Forest Beeswing Dumfries Sleeps 4 and Dog Friendly, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you for your review of Heron Lodge.... Glad to see you had a great stay and holiday break.... Hope to see you both return for another stay soon.... KR Louise Heron Lodge Owner

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Reviewed 9 October 2016


Date of stay: October 2016
Management response:Responded 11 October 2016


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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Heron Lodge was ok....a little tired. Carpets, suite and throws have seen better days. Much of the view from the back is blocked by tall hedges. The front view is non existent The site itself was depressing and very disappointing. We were there for six...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank FoodiesAyrshire
Management response:Responded 18 August 2016

Sorry Heron Lodge did not live up to your expectations...! In the description of Heron Lodge it is made plain that it is situated on an uncommercialised site...in other words not a holiday camp site. There is just a small hamlet of lodges that are...More

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Well behaved Pet Dog accepted by prior arrangement with owner. Dog not allowed on furniture or in the bedrooms. Guests to ensure all kitchen equipment, appliances, crockery used...
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
5 Jan 2019 -
8 Feb 2019
3 nights
9 Feb 2019 -
22 Feb 2019
3 nights
23 Feb 2019 -
5 Apr 2019
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: £45 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £50 / stay - Deposit
  • Pet Dog Stay: £15 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Fully Inclusive of all Bedding /electric/ use of gas bbq and exit cleanHeating Additional Cost - Heating by meter. All other electric is inclusive in rental price.Clients need provide towels/pot towel and a supply of £2/£1 coins if Heating required.Change Over Day : Flexible by arrangement with owner. Access Arrival 3.30pm onwards anytime- Departure 11am prompt. Short breaks accommodated ( but may not accommodate in Peak Summer) Minimum stay of 3 nights. Booking Terms £100 Deposit per week. Final Balance due 6 weeks prior to stay. Well Behaved Pet Dog accepted by prior arrangement with owner £15 per stay.
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About the neighbourhood
Dumfires market town with numerous shops, supermarkets,local places of interest to visit and home to Robert Burns Trail, Camera Obscure, Solway Coastal Driving Route is located 5 miles from Heron Lodge, and 1 mile before Beeswing Village with Loch Arthur Organic Farm Shop for daily fresh local organic produce and world famous Award Winning Loch Arthur Cheeses for sale. Towerwood Floodlit Golfing Range is located 3 miles from lodge. along with Mabie Forest for mountain bike trails which can also be accessed via farm track from site for the more experienced on the purple route or a short car ride to the forest car park to pick up other trails from beginners to more adventurous trails- there is also a bike hire shop. Dalbeattie is located 6 miles away with numerous small local shops, 7 Stanes... more
Getting around
Easy access by car to most tourist places of interest well sign posted for major attractions.

On Solway coastal route. Lovely scenic driving route of coast.

1 mile to Beeswing village 5 miles to Dumfries town centre. 6 miles to Dalbeattie centre.
30 mins to Gretna Green.
1hr 30 mins to Glasgow and Edinburgh park and ride.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow: 138.0 km
Railway: Dumfries: 8.0 km
Ferry: Stranraer: 92.0 km
Located off the A711 Dumfries to Dalbeattie Road. Situated 5 miles from Dumfries 1 mile before Beeswing Village and 6 miles to Dalbeattie. Car recommended.Nearest Airport - Glasgow located approx 1hour 30 minutes away.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 21.0 km.
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