Primrose Cottage is a charming traditional cottage recently modernised and refurbished to an excellent standard and is just yards from Rockcliffe's popular sandy beach with rock pools and wonderful views to enjoy, for the adventurous you can walk at low tide to Rough Island or for the very adventurous at spring low tides even to Hestan Isle, but you will need to check the tide times to avoid troubling RNLI! Guests are also able to enjoy free golf at nearby Colvend, an attractive 18 hole Parkland course**
Whilst you may wish to just stay at the cottage to enjoy the beach there are also local coastal walks to Castle Point or to the popular sailing centre of Kippford with its two well-known hotels for eating and dining, both overlooking the Estuary making them ideal places for enjoying a quiet evening drink while watching activities on the river. The cottage makes an excellent base for exploring South West Scotland with its outstanding natural beauty of rolling hills, open countryside and wonderful woods and forests. Wildlife abounds throughout and can be enjoyed by all whilst taking walks or cycling through the Forestry Commission Woodlands or indeed at local reserves such as RSPB Merserhead or Wildfowl Wetlands Trust at Caerlaverock.
Leisure pursuits such as golf, pony riding, cycling is all well catered for with numerous local golf courses to meet all standards including a testing championship links course at Southerness. Cycling is also provided for all abilities be it exploring quiet country lanes or taking to the testing Forestry Commission 7Stanes Mountain Bike Routes, the nearest of these being in Dalbeattie Woods or Mabie Forest near Dumfries. The local area's peaceful lochs, challenging rivers, picturesque sea shore and of course, sea angling trips provide opportunities for fishing of all levels of capability.
** Guests staying at Primrose Cottage can take advantage of free golf at nearby Colvend Golf Club. Colvend is an attractive 18 hole parkland course located just 2 miles from the cottage, offering stunning views across the Solway and inland to the Galloway hills. This offer is for up to 4 players and must be booked directly through the clubhouse. For more details on the course visit :- http://www.colvendgolfclub.co.uk/
Postcode: DG5 4QF
Primrose Cottage is let weekly Saturday to Saturday, short breaks are welcome throughout the year but in high & peak periods are only bookable within 28 days of arrival
Damage Deposit £150
Accommodation: 1 Double bedroom; 1 twin room (can be made into a double); Sitting room; Kitchen; Bathroom with bath, separate shower, wash basin & WC.
Services: Central heating & electricity included * Bed linen & towels provided * Washing machine * Drier * Dishwasher * Fridge * Freezer * Microwave * DVD Player * TV * CD Player * Cot * Highchair * Parking for 1 car * Enclosed patio garden * BBQ * Bike storage * WI-FI * Pets welcome
Extras: £25 per pet/per week