Perfect for Star gazers this remote detached farmhouse is situated in a lovely area full of wildlife and bird life including red kites, with extensive uninterrupted views on the edge of heather moorland. It is reached by a good hard track of about 2 miles.
The house is located between Loch Stroan and Loch Skerrow which allow free fishing for holiday-makers staying at Airie Farm, while Loch Ken is also close by where prescribed fishing rights are also available to Airie guests. Loch Ken is also a popular centre for other water sports including canoeing, sailing and water skiing; for the fit and adventurous open water swimming events are held from time to time.
Local amenities include: Galloway Forest Park affording 300 square miles of Walking, Cycling, Riding and Trekking; Galloway Activity Centre and Loch Ken Marina, both of which are on Loch Ken; several challenging Golf Courses, including New Galloway Golf Club. Troon and Turnberry are just an hours drive away.
Direct pedestrian access to the Galloway Forest Park, designated as Britain's first 'Dark Sky Park', is available making the decision to leave the car an easy one. Ideal for that 'away from it all' holiday.
Post Code: DG7 2NL
Damage Deposit £150
Short breaks are welcome throughout the year
Accommodation for 7 over two floors: Large kitchen/dining room; Utility room; Front Porch; Separate ground floor W.C.; Sitting room with log burner; 1 double bedroom; 2 twin bedrooms; Bathroom with shower over bath, Single bed on large landing.
Services: Partial electric heating * Log Burning Stove (logs available at £20 per week) * Bed Linen & Towels are provided * Washing machine * Dishwasher * Fridge/Freezer * Oil Aga and electric oven and hob * Microwave * TV with DVD Player * CD Player * Wifi (please note that the speed is slow & not suitable for streaming) * Cot & High Chair * Parking * Garden which is not enclosed, with furniture * Pets welcome * Shops 2 and 6 miles * Eating out 6 and 8 miles
Extras: £20 per dog/week. Logs available, if required, at £25 per week.
Airie Farmhosue is on a Private Water Supply, bottled water will be supplied for drinking if required.
- Pets Allowed - 2
- Open Fire/Stove
- Internet - Note that speed is slow
- Water View
- Bathrooms - 1
- Showers - 1
- Double Beds - 1
- Twin Bedrooms - 2
- Single Beds - 5
- Bed Linen Cost Incl
- Towels Cost Incl
- High Chair
- Washing Machine
- CD Player
- Heating Cost Incl
Local Experiences and Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Bird Watching
- Woodland walks
- Wildlife trails
- Hill walking
- Sailing/water sports