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The View

Postcode:
DG8 8BQ
| Area:
Southern Scotland
 
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
A room with a view!
An outstanding holiday house in the pretty fishing village of Garlieston the name says it all, situated on the front with views over the bowling green to Garlieston harbour and the sea beyond.
The layout ensures that all main rooms have sea views out over the harbour, with the Lake District visible on a clear day, and the traditional town house has been carefully renovated to retain all the character of a period home whilst providing modern accommodation furnished and equipped throughout to a high standard. The house provides very comfortable family accommodation but is equally cosy for a couple on their own.
Garlieston itself has an attractive harbour with both pleasure and commercial fishing boats making it an ideal base for sailing. The original village was planned in the mid 18th century by Lord Garlies, later 6th Earl of Galloway and the modern village retains the original quiet character.
The village has an excellent pub and restaurant and it is worth exploring the bustling town at Newton Stewart which has many excellent shops and places to eat, or in contrast the quiet and peaceful book town at Wigtown which boasts many unique and interesting book shops and cafes such as the Beltie Shop and tea room.
There are walks straight from the front door to the seashore and pretty path past the grounds of Galloway House resisting if possible the draw of the sandy beach at Rigg Bay to continue to Cruggleton Castle and arch.
The variety of outdoor pursuits ensure that there is something of interest for all, be it secluded sandy beaches, a variety of testing golf courses, forest walks and both game and sea fishing. The botanic Gardens at Logan and Mull of Galloway Light house also make a good day trip to explore more of the area.
For further pictures of this beautiful property and the stunning village of Garlieston visit:
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Post Code: DG8 8BQ
Short breaks are welcome outside High & Peak periods
A £150 Damage Deposit is required on all bookings.

Accommodation for up to 6 people over three floors: Ground Floor: Shared entrance hall; First Floor: Sitting Room; Kitchen/Dining room; Master bedroom with four poster bed; Bunk bedroom; Bathroom including bath and separate shower. Second Floor: Double Bedroom with en-suite Shower Room.
Services: Oil central heating * Bed Linen and towels included * Washing machine * Dishwasher * Fridge with Freezer box * Electric Cooker & Ceramic Hob * Microwave * TV with DVD player * WiFi * High Chair * Travel Cot * Bicycle storage * On Street parking * Enclosed sunny garden with separate access from house * Maximum 2 well behaved dogs * No Smoking.
Extras £20 per dog per week

Guest Comments:
"Beautifully furnished, spotlessly clean and comfortable property in a quiet and idyllic location overlooking the small harbour. Thoroughly recommended." Kennedy Family, Stayed December 2018
 

Key Features

  • Pets Allowed - 2
  • Internet
  • Garden
  • Bicycle Storage
  • Sea/Water View

Interior Features

  • Bathrooms - 2
  • Showers - 2
  • Double Beds - 2
  • Bed Linen Cost Incl
  • Towels Cost Incl
  • Cot
  • High Chair
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Washing Machine
  • TV
  • Dvd Player
  • Heating Cost Incl

External Features

  • Garden Enclosed
  • Parking
  • Walk To Pub

Local Experiences and Activities

  • Beach Walk
  • Fishing
 
 

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Damage Deposit for care of property

All holiday-makers booking a holiday are required to pay either a Damage Deposit, £150 or as noted in the property listing details, or Damage Deposit waiver of £18, whichever is selected is required to be paid with the balance payment of the holiday. Where selected the Damage Deposit will be held by Discover Scotland to be applied against the reasonable costs of repairs, replacement or additional cleaning of furnishings, kitchen equipment, crockery, glass, bedding and towels damaged or soiled other than by normal wear and tear during the holiday. The Damage Deposit, less any reasonable charges, will be returned within 14 days of the departure date. Where any costs exceed the Damage Deposit the holiday-maker will pay such excess as notified to them by Discover Scotland within 14 days of notification. Where the holiday-maker has agreed to pay the Damage Deposit Waiver the Damage Deposit is not payable. This amount is non-refundable. If the cost of any damage or breakages exceeds the applicable Damage Deposit value for the property, then the holiday-maker will be liable for any additional costs. Any such excess will be notified to them by Discover Scotland and due for payment within 14 days of notification.

All bookings require either a refundable Damage Deposit £150 or as per the property details or £18 non refundable Damage Deposit Waiver.
 
 
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