At a glance

  • Property code: LI02ST
  • Area: Dumfries & Galloway
  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Dogs allowed: Yes


Garden Pets Allowed

Livingstone Cottage - Castle Douglas

Code: LI02ST

Holiday property description

Peacefully located in the Dee Valley, the surroundings are completely rural yet this Visit Scotland graded 1 star cottage is within a ten minute drive of Castle Douglas. The cottage stands in its own grounds surrounded by the owner's woodland. Loch Ken has facilities for coarse fishing. Sailing, canoeing, windsurfing and other land based activities are available at the Galloway Activity Centre plus water ski instruction at Loch Ken Marina. RSPB Ken-Dee Marshes Nature Reserve is close by. The quiet roads are ideal for walking and cycling. The Solway coast with its sandy beaches and rocky coves is within easy access. Castle Douglas, the Food Town and Kirkcudbright, the Artists' Town are both close and provide excellent shopping and other facilities.

Post Code: DG7 2LX 

Security  Deposit £150

Livingstone Cottage is let Saturday to Saturday. Sorry we are unable to accept short breaks

Accommodation for 4 on one floor: Living room, Kitchen, Shower room with shower, wc and wash basin, 2 Twin bedrooms. 

Services: * Electric heating * Fridge * Electric cooker and microwave * Bed linen & Towels are NOT provided, but can be hired from the Caretaker *T.V with DVD player * Mobile reception * Cot * Parking * Garden (not enclosed) with furniture and BBQ * Maximum of 2 dogs welcome * No Smoking * Shops and eating out 4 miles  

Livingstone House LI03ST (sleeps 8) is in close proximity to Livingstone Cottage. 

Extras: £20 per dog per week, maximum 2 dogs.



How to find us

Livingstone Cottage
Nr Glenlochar
Castle Douglas
Dumfries & Galloway

Livingstone Cottage - Castle Douglas

Code: LI02ST

Please note that the above map is used to indicate the general location of the holiday property. As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

External Features

Sea View

Water view

Walk to Pub

Walk to Shops

Mountain View

Beach walk




Bicycle Storage



Garden Furniture

Garden Enclosed



Wheelchair Access

Internal Features

Open fire


High Chair


CD Player

DVD Player

Colour TV






Wash Machine

Bed Linen Cost Incl

Heating Cost Incl

Tumble Dryer

Sky TV



Sofa Beds 0

Single Beds 4

Double Beds 0

Showers 1

Bathrooms 1



Livingstone Cottage Reviews

4 star review

This is a lovely seculded cottage with a nice garden.woodland around the cottage is really not suitable to walk .The inside of cottage could do with alittle TLC.and a good clean in areas.We stayed in the same cottage last year and they have made improvement with the shower now having a pump to increase water flow.Could do with some new pillows and a few new plates .but overall it's a really great place to be.
1 week ago
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5 star review

Beautiful part of the world where the scenery is stunning the people are friendly
marc hopper
11 months ago
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