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The Knowe

The Knowe, Portpatrick Harbour
5.0 of 5 bubbles
8 reviews
The Knowe, Portpatrick Harbour
The Knowe at Portpatrick Harbour
View of Porpatrick - charming fishing port
View from bedroom
The Knowe teddy in kitchen
Main bathroom
Beach near Portpatrick
The Knowe at Portpatrick Harbour
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8 Bedrooms, 8 Bathrooms, Sleeps 16
Portpatrick, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
The Knowe is a stunning large self catering holiday house situated at Portpatrick Harbour.

The Knowe has 8 bedrooms, 6 with en suite bath/shower rooms and has recently been refurbished and extended to house a newly fitted kitchen. The property also has a large living room with wood burner, a smaller TV lounge and a conservatory with stunning views over the harbour and Irish Sea to Ireland and the Isle of Man.

The garden to the rear is enclosed providing privacy for parties staying in The Knowe.

Portpatrick is a bustling yacht and fishing conservation village and has been a popular holiday destination for many years retaining the character and atmosphere rarely found in many holiday resorts.

The Knowe at Portpatrick offers the ideal opportunity for large groups of friends or extended families to get away together and enjoy the many act...
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About the Owner, Lynne S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2006
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 17 reviews and 5 properties
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Listing #HL25730
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 8 reviews
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English first
Darvel, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in January 2017

Stayed here for a long weekend for my friends husbands 70th birthday.Well equipped, great location and well kept. Good place for a family get together.

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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 for a stay in November 2016

11th - 14th November 2016. Beautiful house in a stunning location. The house a sandstone villa, very comfortable and spacious, finished to a high standard. There is a massive well equipped kitchen, comfortably seating 16. The views across the harbour and Irish Sea are fantastic. Port Patrick is a lovely town, there are plenty of great walks close by. The...

Amanda H
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Our 7th year and it gets better every year. We love our evenings in the conservatory socialising and people watching. Can't recommend highly enough. We've booked for the next two years.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (6)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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6 Jan 2017 -
24 Mar 2017
3 nights
31 Mar 2017 -
13 Apr 2017
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14 Apr 2017 -
27 Apr 2017
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short breaks of 3 or 4 nights are available for all dates except school holidays when the minimum booking period is for one week. Please enquire about pricing for short breaks.

A 25% deposit is required at time of booking with the balance due 6 weeks before your arrival date.

To book please email the dates you require with your full address and details of your party.
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About the neighbourhood
Portpatrick and the Rhins of Galloway offer plenty of activities to keep any visitor occupied for the duration of their stay. For an exciting day out why not visit:

Mull of Galloway Visitor Centre – Scotland’s most southerly point RSPB Nature Reserve Lighthouse Visitors Centre and recently opened Gallie Craig Coffee House.

Logan Fish Pond and Marine Life Centre – Victorian fish ladder, touch pools and cave aquarium. Logan Fish Pond has been open for more than 200 years and is a unique visitor attraction you will not want to miss.

Creetown General Museum – Leading independent museum of its kind in the UK.

Bladnoch Distillery – Bladnoch Distillery and Visitors Centre houses the most southerly distillery in Scotland.

Stenaline – Why not use Portpatrick as your base and travel o...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow International: 75.0 km
Railway: Stranraer: 15.0 km
Ferry: Cairnryan: 15.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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