No7 is pet friendly, and we would love your waggy-tailed friends to visit too, dogs are welcome by prior arrangement and at a small extra cost.
With up to 7 miles of sandy beaches on your door step, there are plenty of walks too. No7 is a no smoking property, the rental price is inclusive of all heating, electricity & bed linen. Free wifi is also available.
The cottage is very welcoming and comprises the following:
Ground Floor Kitchen with dining area, lounge with electric feature fire, bathroom with shower over bath. 1st Floor double bedroom with views over the bowling green and the sea beyond, twin bedroom and separate wc.
There is an enclosed garden at the back with garden furniture and off street parking for 2 cars.
The property has two bedrooms as follows:
1st Floor double bedroom with views over the bowling green and the sea beyond
Is a very comfortable room, with twin beds.
No.7 also has a garden room and back garden is fully enclosed and provides a secluded sun trap
on the doorstep of our beach rental house The small, beach front village of Sandhead is a quiet gem set in the south west of Dumfries and Galloway, but is also the gateway to an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Mull of Galloway is Scotlands most southerly point where you can see Puffins nesting in the cliffs.
DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY
This area of Scotland is beautiful, the climate is warmed by the Gulf Stream and everybody has the air of being relaxed and friendly. All the beauties of the area, the high granite mountains of the Galloway Hills, the Galloway Forest Park (which is the UK’s largest forest park), the Solway coast and the tranquil freshwater lochs are all easily accessible from the Auld Schoolhouse.
NO QUEUES IN GALLOWAY !
Dumfries and Galloway can be enjoyed either on foot, by bicycle or by car, there are some lovely walks around the varied coastline and when the tide is out you can walk across the sandy dunes. If you drive you will enjoy the ambling by-ways and quiet back roads. You will be surprised at the lack of queues and traffic jams!
Warmed by the Gulf Stream, the area enjoys a mild climate and has all year round attractions. There are over 30 Gardens to visit. Within 5 miles, you will find Logan Botanic Garden, Logan House Gardens, Ardwall Gardens, Castle Kennedy Gardens (Lochinch Castle - Home of the Earl of Stair) and Glenwhan Gardens. You will also fine Port Logan which was the location for the BBC drama 2000 Acres of Skye. Beach house rental at its best !
WHERE ARE THE CROWDS ?
Is there a place as beautiful as the Cotswolds? as stunning as the Lake District? as remote as the Hebrides? as wild as the Cornish Coast? It's all here in Dumfries and Galloway except one thing - the crowds !
FINE EATING OUT
Just a minute stroll along the road from our beach rental house takes you to one of the best 'eating pubs' in the area, the tigh-na-mara. Tigh Na Mara do excellent carry out meals (Tig to go) and they have an all weather beer garden at rear of restaurant.
FAMILIES WILL HAVE FUN
Although you could spend the entire holiday going absolutely nowhere, just enjoying the beach in front of Beach Cottage. There are activities such as horse & alpaca trekking, sea trips to see seals and dolphins, and a selection of great beaches and rocky coves. You can feed the fish in Port Logan fish pond.
ART IN DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY
This region is renowned for its art and artists, and you may just come across magnificent works as you are out and about. The 'Spring Fing' opens over 50 artist studios to the public but art is part of our culture and will not be far away. Kirkcudbright is famous for the 'Scottish Colourists'. You can even find a Henry Moore or a Goldsworthy on a walk
CASTLES AND HISTORY
Dunskey Castle is one of the fine ancient buildings in this area of South West Scotland, there is a fantastic walk along the cliffs from this Castle into the bustling harbour of Portpatrick where you can have a fantastic meal in one of the pubs overlooking the harbour. A little closer is the lighthouse at the mull of Galloway which is open to the public in peak season.
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