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Shorepark Holiday Cottage, Glencaple, Caerlaverock

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Shorepark Cottage on the edge of Glencaple village sleeps 1 to 6 people.
1 of 135Shorepark Cottage on the edge of Glencaple village sleeps 1 to 6 people.
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Shorepark is a three bedroom two bathroom cottage which sleeps six. Bedroom 1 and 2 have double beds,Bedroom 3 has two 2 single beds which can be turned into a super King if required. All rooms have TVs with Netflix. The property has stunning views sitting just stones throw from the river Nith on the edge of Glencaple Village which has been designated a National Scenic Area. The old part of the cottage is complemented by a beaches type extension with picture post card views. We have welcomed all kinds of visitors for sporting events, work etc. but most of our visitors are people who just want to get away from it all and look out of the window. We would like to thank everyone for coming and for the fantastic reviews on Tripadvisor. Oldest visitor - 102 Youngest visitor - 2 months F...Shorepark is a three bedroom two bathroom cottage which sleeps six. Bedroom 1 and 2 have double beds,Bedroom 3 has two 2 single beds which can be turned into a super King if required. All rooms have TVs with Netflix. The property has stunning views sitting just stones throw from the river Nith on the edge of Glencaple Village which has been designated a National Scenic Area. The old part of the cottage is complemented by a beaches type extension with picture post card views. We have welcomed all kinds of visitors for sporting events, work etc. but most of our visitors are people who just want to get away from it all and look out of the window. We would like to thank everyone for coming and for the fantastic reviews on Tripadvisor. Oldest visitor - 102 Youngest visitor - 2 months Furthest world visitor - Australia Furthest European visitor - Germany Furthest UK visitor - Cornwall Most popular visitor attraction - Caerlaverock Castle Most popolar children attraction - Dinoworld What people say makes out cottage special - the view from the window/how quiet it isMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Children under 2 are counted as a guest Outside foot ware to be removed within the properly No wet wipes down the toilet No food/drink in the bedrooms, Water Permitted Lights turned off windows closed when not in property All lights are turned off at night. Candles lights provided in bathroom Clean BBQ after use Children to be supervised Use place/cup mats provided on the dining table Please use metal racks to put pans on laminate work top Damage and breakages to be paid for before leaving
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Shower
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About the Owner
David B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2015
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Shorepark with our 3 young children for 4nights and had an amazing time. Dave met us on arrival and showed us round this perfect cottage which was clean and perfectly furnished to make our stay feel like luxury! The location is perfect...More

Date of stay: July 2020
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TrailBlazer633558, VR Owner at Shorepark Holiday Cottage, Glencaple, Caerlaverock, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. So pleased that you all had a super stay with us at Shorepark. Please come back and see us again. Kathleen and Dave.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely stay at David & Kathleens cottage. Was so clean upon arrival, David explained everything we needed to know and gave us some advice on what to do in the area. The area itself hasn’t fully opened up yet but we still...More

Date of stay: July 2020
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TrailBlazer633558, VR Owner at Shorepark Holiday Cottage, Glencaple, Caerlaverock, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Haley for the brilliant review. Hopefully when you all return more will be open Thank you Kathleen and Dave

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Reviewed 5 November 2019 via mobile

This child friendly ‘beach house’ is stunning. Everything you need, you’ll want for nothing staying here. With 3 double bedrooms all kitted out with flat screen TVs, a fully fitted and equipped kitchen, hotel quality bathrooms with a bath, free WiFi, board games, Netflix on...More

Date of stay: November 2019
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TrailBlazer633558, VR Owner at Shorepark Holiday Cottage, Glencaple, Caerlaverock, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2019

Thank you for the great review we are so pleased you all enjoyed your stay with us. Kathleen and Dave

Reviewed 4 November 2019

A few minutes out of Dumfries this cottage was in an ideal location for us. The owners David and Kathleen were warm and welcoming and the cottage was immaculately presented, warm, well equipped, with a super outlook, even when the weather was a bit grey...More

Date of stay: October 2019
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TrailBlazer633558, VR Owner at Shorepark Holiday Cottage, Glencaple, Caerlaverock, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2019

Thank you for the lovely review Thanks for staying with us. Please return again Kathleen and Dave

Reviewed 31 October 2019

A stunning location for twitchers! This cottage is 5* well equipped and presented- comfortable and inviting, whether you are just relaxing and looking out of the panoramic window or exploring the local activities and attractions! Our favourites are WWT Caerlaverock and RSPB Mersehead! The Boat...More

Date of stay: October 2019
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TrailBlazer633558, VR Owner at Shorepark Holiday Cottage, Glencaple, Caerlaverock, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2019

Thank you so much for the wonderful review Looking forward to you all returning. See you next year. Kathleen and Dave

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
The Caerlaverock area has ancient woodland, pastures, mud flats and marshes and the tidal river Nith with its fascinating shifting sands contributing to the magic of the area. The location of the cottage is Ideal for walkers, cyclists and bird watchers. Nearby there is an internationally renowned National Nature Reserve and Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Centre with tearoom (5.6 miles) which welcomes thousands of migrating birds to the area each year as well as many other interesting birds. There is also a Medieval Castle (3.5 miles) and the Wardlaw Hill the site of an ancient Iron Age Fort with commanding views of the Solway.
Getting around
There is a bus service from the village to Dumfries. When in Dumfries you can get busses to both Edinburgh and Glasgow and beyond. There is a railway station at Dumfries You can hire a car at the railway station. Nearest airport is Carlisle which will open for flights from Dublin, Belfast and Southend in September 2018.
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