Airyhemming - Kelbrook ref: UK5737

Glenluce, near Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway

Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star Self Catering

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8
Sleeps
bedrooms
4
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2
Bathrooms
Pets
2
Pets allowed
Changover day
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  • Detached Property 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Golf nearby 
  • Highchair 
  • Open Fire 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Rural Location 
  • Wifi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Newly Listed Property 
  • Coastal within 3 miles 
  • Coastal within 5 miles 
  • Hot Tubs - Private 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 

Description

This spacious, detached farmhouse is situated in a peaceful setting, and boasts stunning views over open countryside and rolling hills. The village of Glenluce is nearby offering a shop, pub and restaurant, and Stranraer is just 9½ miles away offering a wider range of amenities. The surrounding area boasts rugged coastlines with superb cliff top walks and secluded sandy beaches, which benefit from the warmth of the passing Gulf Stream, and are surrounded by breathtaking scenery. The Galloway Forest Park is nearby with world class mountain biking and walking to suit all levels. You can also find one of the UK’s first Dark Skies Parks in Galloway Forest.
There are many beautiful gardens to explore including the world renowned Logan Botanical Gardens, which is a paradise to behold. There are many pretty little ports to visit nearby including Sandhead, Portpatrick and the Isle of Whithorn, as well as the RSPB Mull of Galloway nature reserve, where thousands of sea birds nest in the cliff face during spring and summer. There are many opportunities for fishing and golf nearby, including five 18-hole golf courses and four salmon fishing rivers. Beach 2 miles. Shop and pub 2 miles, restaurant 3 miles.
Kelbrook can be booked together with Airyhemming Farm (CC537213) and Airyhemming Dairy (UK5201) to accommodate up to 22 guests.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living room 1: With open fire and 50" Sky Smart TV.
Living room 2: With open fire.
Dining room.
Kitchen: With electric range, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Utility room: With washing machine.
Separate toilet.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request).
Bedroom 2: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request).
Bedroom 3: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 4: With kingsize bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for open fires included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack.

Miscellaneous

Enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Hot tub for 6 (private). Private parking for 4 cars. No smoking.
  • Nearest town
    Stranraer
  • Shops
    2 miles
  • Distance
  • Restaurant
    3 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Stranraer
  • Pub
    2 miles
  • Railway station distance
    8
  • Lake
    2 miles (beach)

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About the local area

The unspoilt beauty of this south west corner of Scotland is the perfect antidote to the hurly burly of modern life. Here there are deserted beaches, magnificent forests, rugged moors and beautiful lochs, all unblemished and untouched by tourism. But Dumfries and Galloway is not only perfect for chilled-out holidays, if you want a bit more action you can also find a range of activities and sports, from walking and cycling to golf and fishing.

To the west of the region is the quiet market town of Newton Stewart on the banks of the River Cree. This is a popular area for walkers and cyclists with open rolling countryside and close by to the Galloway Forest Park. In contrast with gentle scenery of the Solway Firth the Galloway Hills to the north has beautiful moors, mountains, lakes and rivers, with at its heart the Galloway Forest Park, some 150,000 acres of forest land with waymarked trails that are ideal for trekking and cyclists.

Formal gardens and country parks can be found throughout this area, the foremost of which is Threave Garden and Castle just south of Castle Douglas along the shores of Loch Carlingwark, renowned for its horticultural gardens and woodland covering some sixty acres. To the north of the town Loch Ken provides for more strenuous activities such as waterskiing, sailing and windsurfing.

To the south are the sandy coves and estuarine mudflats of the Solway Firth. The charming coastal resort of Kirckcudbright sits half way along the coast and was once a busy shipping port but now has a more tranquil atmosphere. Further east The Colvend coast has some lovely stretches of coastline and coastal villages providing moorings for visiting yachts and boat hire.

Inland on the River Nith, Dumfries is the regions largest town and a great base from which to explore the whole area. The town is also renowned for its associations with Robert Burns who spent the last five years of his life here.

Things to do nearby

River Urr

At 35 miles long, the River Urr has plenty of good sights to fish on. Again salmon and trout are common here but the river is one of only three in Scotland which allows fishing until the end of November.

The Machars Cycling Routes
The Machars Cycling Routes

These routes make up a collection of quiet roads which allow you to experience the local moorland, sea and wildlife from the area whilst taking in a little local heritage on the way.

Cycling around Drumlanrig Castle

Set in vast woodland, Drumlanrig Castle really is a stunning place to go riding.

Drumlanrig Castle

Commissioned in 1691 by William Douglas, Drumlanrig Castle is set in a magnificent 90,000 acres of land including a Country Park and Victorian Garden.

Loch Ken

Loch Ken is located in the heart of Dee Valley and has historically been a thriving area for Pike with the famous Kenmure pike caught back in 1798 being said to weigh in at a huge 72lbs.

Galloway Activity Centre

Offering sailing, windsurfing and a whole host of other water bourne activities.

7 Stanes Mountain Bike Trails
7 Stanes Mountain Bike Trails

For riders of all ability and confidence the 7 Stanes are a series of mountain bike trail centres around the South of Scotland. The centres offer all different kinds of trails from woodland routes to rapid downhill.

Buittle Reservoir

Between Dalbeattie and Castle Douglas, Buittle Reservoir is well stocked monthly bringing you fantastic trout fishing.

River Bladnoch and Tarf Water

Well renowned for its spring salmon fishery, the River Bladnoch also has a good amount of summer salmon making fishing on here a real treat.

River Cree

The River Cree rises from Loch moan before taking its path through woodland and moors before joining the sea near Newton Stewart.

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