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Knockinaam House

Knockinaam House set in 3 acres of ground with woodland to the rear
5.0 of 5 bubbles
11 reviews
Knockinaam House set in 3 acres of ground with woodland to the rear
Knockinaam House set in 3 acres of ground, with woodland to the rear
Lounge with open fire
sitting room with French Windows
Double en-suite
2nd Double Bedroom
Twin room
Family bathroom
Patio at front with garden furniture
view from Knockinaam House
Portpatrick - only 5 minutes away
Sandhead Beach - 7 miles of sand - only 5 minutes away
Killantringan Beach with lighthouse in distance
Killantringan Beach only 5 minutes away!
Logan Botanic Gardens
Maidenhead Bay 20 mins walk from Portpatrick along Southern Upland Way
Mull of Galloway Trail near Ardwell  - coastal path from Stranraer to Mull of Galloway
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4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Portpatrick, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Knockinaam House has just newly been refurbished (completed April 2014) to provide luxury accommodation for 8 guests in 4 bedrooms.Ground floor accommodation comprises of kitchen, lounge with open fire, additional lounge with french windows, dining area with french windows leading to paved patio, utility & wc.Upstairs - 3 double bedrooms (1 en-suite) and 1 twin room, family bathroom, shower room.It is situated in open countryside with wonderful views overlooking farmland and the sea in the distance. It is a 5 minute drive from the picturesque fishing village of Portpatrick and 10 minutes from Stranraer and Sandhead.It is the ideal location for either families or a group of friends who enjoy peace and quiet. (nearest neighbours 1/2 mile away)
About the Owner, Elspeth L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 35 reviews and 4 properties
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Listing #HL1848345
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English first
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in March 2017

We booked the house for a week to celebrate my partners birthday, even though we had seen the pictures the property was even more beautiful than we expected. Plenty of good sized bedrooms beautifully decorated, two amazing lounges and a large dining kitchen that allows plenty of space for cooking and entertaining. The views are beautiful and the quiet, rural...

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Thank you for visiting us @ Knockinaam House and taking the time to write such positive comments and look forward to seeing you again Elspeth x


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

We came to knockinaan house to celebrate my husbands 50th birthday ,we can only recommend this lovely house and beautiful location , elspeth was very helpful , and friendly with information about the local area , the house was very clean and had good facilities, the beds were very comfortable we loved the house and location we went on lots...

Management response:

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Knockinaam House and for your kind comments. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you return sometime in the future. Kind regards Elspeth


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Llantrisant, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 for a stay in November 2016
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The house is much bigger than you would think from the photos on the website and it is in very good condition with modern, good quality furnishings. It is in avery quiet location but it is good for exploring the local area. Deer are frequently visible in the surrounding countryside. We have been very fortunate with the weather during our...

Management response:

Thank you very much for your kind comments, glad that you are enjoying your stay and that you have been lucky with the weather. Hope to see you again.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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21 Apr 2017 -
4 May 2017
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3 nights
5 May 2017 -
25 May 2017
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3 nights
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1 Jun 2017
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About the neighbourhood
Knockinaam is located on the Rhins peninsula - a finger of land, surrounded by the sea on 3 sides - stretching from Stranraer to Mull of Galloway (the most southernly point in Scotland)the peninsula has a varying and enchanting range of coastal features from sandy Beaches on the East Coast ie. Sandhead which has 7 miles of sand to a variety of cliffs, rocks and sandy coves on the West, the most famous of which are the delightful village of Port Logan and the picturesque fishing village of Portpatrick.<BR><BR>Knockinaam is situated in open countryside with wonderful views of the surrounding farmland and the sea beyond<BR>The Southern Upland Way begins in Portpatrick and hugs the coast before heading for the hills of New Luce. There is also a new coastal path (opened 2012)... more
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How to get there
Airport: Prestwick: 80.0 km
Railway: Stranraer: 18.0 km
Ferry: Cairnryan: 20.0 km
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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