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The Bait House -Contact Owner Direct To Book

The Bait House at Portpatrick Harbour.
50 reviews
The Bait House at Portpatrick Harbour.
The Bait House from the front.
Fantastic location and views.
Entertain and relax.
Open plan with open views from every window.
A warm welcome you awaits in the entrance hall.
The first thing you see...is the sea!
Watch the world sail by as you dine.
Master Bedroom
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3.
Family bathroom with bath and shower
Car parking at front of house.
View of Portpatrick harbour and village from the front of the house.
2000 acres of sea and sky!
Breathtaking sights on your door step.
Bonfire and Fireworks behind the house at Life Boat Week. Book early!
Plenty of room to cook and chat with a glass of wine!
Sunset from your rear balcony.
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Portpatrick, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
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Please note the space outside the house if for loading and unloading only. Cars must be parked in the free spaces in the large council car park.
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Excellent - based on 50 reviews
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Paisley, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

From start to finish we had a fab time in the Bait House. The beds a super comfy and the views around the house are amazing. The owner Robert was very helpful throughout and we would recommend this house strongly. All the mod cons you need are provided for you and the shops nearby stock most of the essentials you...

Management response:

You're welcome back anytime! Bottle of wine on me!


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Martin M
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 October 2013 for a stay in September 2013

Well equipped modern cottage with character and upper floor outlook over harbour. Ample selection of local hotel bars serving good food within easy walking distance. Southern Upland way starts almost outside the door - the first few miles to the lighthouse is a must do!

Management response:

Thanks for the review!


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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013

There were two of us in our party plus a well behaved Collie that we were given permission to take. We booked the Bait House for a spontaneous last minute break based on TripAdvisor reviews and the fact that I know the village and area well. The Bait House was just what we like, simple, contemporary, yet stylish with lovely...

Management response:

Hi Carole, Thanks for the glowing review and tips!! Robert.


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
As the house is in a working harbour the immediate surroundings and house layout makes it unsuitable for infants and very young children. Also car parking immediately outside the...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    4 Twins
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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
Default 3 nights
14 Apr 2018 -
25 May 2018
3 nights
26 May 2018 -
2 Jun 2018
3 nights
3 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
3 nights
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  • Damage Deposit: £50 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All normal ( two bed laundry allowance for a two person booking) costs , inc towels are included. A deposit of 30% is required at time of booking. Balance to be paid eight weeks prior to arrival. Please note that a fully refundable £50 security deposit is required for ALL bookings against excessive cleaning,fuel and laundry costs. As the house is usually cleaned on day of departure the deposit will usually be returned within 48 hours. Please fell free to contact owner direct on 07849114110 or at robert.bennett@email.com for last minute deals!!
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About the neighbourhood
Portpatrick,often acknowledged as the regions jewel in the crown, hosts a variety of pleasant distractions to make to your stay special.

The village of Portpatrick boasts it's own beach only yards from the house plus secluded coves and bays within a few minutes walk. For those with cars there are even more beauty spots up and down the penisula.

Local activities such as Golfing ( both 9 and 18 hole holiday courses),putting green,tennis,bowling,fishing are literally on your doorstep.

Curling (Winter) and indoor swimming pool are a short drive away in Stranraer.

Excellent choice of pubs and restaurants are less than 3 mins walk so you can leave the car and no need for taxi's for that wee night out.

Lifeboat week in August and the Portpatrick Folk Festival are always lively bu...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Prestwick: 70.0 km
Railway: Stranraer: 15.0 km
Ferry: Cairnryan: 10.0 km
Portpatrick is approx 8 miles from Stranraer and within 2 hours of Prestwick and Glasgow Airports. Rail link to Stranaer and local bus services to Portpatrick and surrounding villages.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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