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Gilnockie

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Winter morning 2012 lounge area on a winter evening
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4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
13 reviews
The New House
Winter morning 2012
lounge area on a winter evening
lounge and staircase
kitchen / dining area
kitchen
master bedroom with verandah
One of the inviting verandahs
view from top of garden
view over estuary
summer house
the adjacent golf course
Kippford village
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Overview
Holiday Rental House /
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Colvend, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
With beautiful views over the river estuary, Gilnockie is a newly built, luxury log cabin situated on the outskirts of the very popular sailing village of Kippford. There are two pubs in the village serving good food as well as a small shop open in season and 3 miles away Dalbeattie provides more general shopping.

The 7 Stanes cycling trails is even closer and there is a most attractive 9 hole golf course within walking distance of the chalet with the championship course at Southerness just round the coast. There are sandy beaches and forest trails to explore and also many lovely gardens nearby for those seeking a slower pace of recreation.

The open plan layout of the large reception area is ideal for a relaxing holiday mood and there are balconies and a gravel garden perfect for al fresco dining or just watching the sun go down ov...
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About the owner, Fiona A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 65 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 11 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2008
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL55001 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 13 reviews
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English first
David J
Stockport, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015

What a fantastic lodge, the online pictures do not do it justice. It is positioned above the solway estuary with a great view of the river while you are sat in the lounge or sat at the dining table, you are left wanting for nothing as all the utensils, pots/pans etc are plentiful. The log burner in the lounge when... more

iemunro55
Durham
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

The lodge was very nice and comfortable. Wood burning stove was much appreciated as weather was cold and wet. The position was very nice and looking out window during breakfast we saw three red squirrels. It isn't far from the beach and there are a number of things to do within a short drive. We hope to go back again... more

Owen1888
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 28 December 2014 for a stay in December 2014
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people found this review helpful

We had a lovely Christmas at Gilnockie The location is quite stunning The log cabin its self is equipped with everything you need And it's all quality from the kitchen utensils to the beds All in all it really can't be faulted You can't beat the log burner on a winters day I think that was probably one of my... more

Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
    Yes
  • Elder Access:
    Yes
  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
    Yes
Additional amenities & feature info
Very spacious reception area, Cathedral ceilinged living room

Ground level master en-suite bedroom, Fully fitted modern kitchen

Ideal for people with mobility problems, 42' flat screen TV

Luxury steam shower with built in radio Cloakroom with toilet and wash hand basin,

Free Wi Fi Log Fire
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Rates

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

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
5 Jan 2016 -
10 Mar 2016
low season
3 nights
£125
£125
£500
11 Mar 2016 -
31 Mar 2016
Mid season
3 nights
£150
--
£700
1 Apr 2016 -
14 Apr 2016
High season
3 nights
£150
--
£850
15 Apr 2016 -
9 Jun 2016
Mid season
3 nights
£150
--
£700
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Can accept payment by cheque or bank transfer in GBP





Supplement of £25 for a dog
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Dumfries: 26.0 km
From Dumfries take the A711 for Dalbeattie and the Solway coast.

In Dalbeattie turn left for Kippford and Rockcliffe on the A710. In 3 miles turn right in Barnbarroch at Pottery following signs for Kippford.

Turn 1st right just after golf course at sign for Riverview Park Lodges.

Continue along single track road till you see 2 white houses on left hand side.

Opposite 2nd house turn up right.and number 9 Gilnockie is second of the completed new lodges on right hand side.
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: 1.5 km.
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