Wallace Apartment provides spacious holiday accommodation for families and groups in a quiet and peaceful location in the exclusive grounds of Penninghame Estate ensuring privacy while you relax and recharge in the Galloway Forest Park. The apartment is part of the former stable block of Penninghame House.
The luxury accommodation is on the first floor with a flight up of sandstone steps to the entrance, the spacious kitchen with dining area is well equipped and the comfortable sitting room is perfect for relaxing in after a day out exploring the Galloway Forest Park and the local area. The bedrooms are finished to a high standard and the apartment has all you need for a thoroughly enjoyable break from the hustle of normal life.
Whilst in a private location there is easy access to all the area has to offer including the market town of Newton Stewart which provides a variety of independent shops, and wide choice for dining out at the numerous hotels and tearooms.
There are unsurpassed opportunities for outdoor pursuits for all ages and abilities from the doorstep, so whether you are looking for a leisurely woodland stroll to enjoy the wildlife or more strenuous hill walking or cycling/mountain biking then you can pick a different route or challenge for everyday of the week! The Galloway Forest Park, with it’s Dark Skies status is on the doorstep and has unsurpassed star gazing opportunities together with stages of the 7Stanes mountain bike network. The local area has many golf course including Minnigaff’s 18 hole course and the Cally Palace parkland course at Gatehouse of Fleet which was designed by the well-known golf architect Tom Macaulay, the parkland course has wonderful views of Cardoness Castle, Rutherford's Monument and the Fleet Estuary. Scotland’s history and heritage can be explored with visits to the Robert Bruce Stone at Glentrool or more ancient sites such as St Ninians Cave near Whithorn and the various castles including Threave Castle which stands on an island in the Dee near Castle Douglas. Fishing can be arranged nearby.
Postcode: DG8 6RH
Wallace Apartment can accommodate an any day arrival for any number of nights
Damage Deposit £150
Penninghame is a hidden jewel nestled into the southwest corner of Scotland - a stunningly beautiful and often overlooked region whose temperate climate is cocooned by the Gulf Stream. Nestled into that environment sits an estate whose beautiful grounds abut the River Cree. The remarkably beautiful and well maintained buildings and grounds, including a magnificent walled garden, offer a tranquil respite from a day’s hiking, biking, fishing or relaxing in Dumfries and Galloway’s peerless countryside and coastline. And when you return to Penninghame you will be met by hosts whose peerless hospitality, friendliness and attention to detail will complete your day. Oct 2021
Accommodation on the first floor for 5:- Sandstone staircase to entrance; Hallway Sitting room; Kitchen with dining area; King Size bedroom with ensuite shower room; Three single bedrooms; Two Shower rooms.
Services: Oil central heating * Bed linen and towels are provided * Washing machine * Drier * Dishwasher * Fridge * Freezer * Microwave * Colour TV * CD Player * Cot & High Chair available on request * Parking for 2 cars * Access to the extensive grounds of Penninghame Estate * Patio with furniture * Bicycle/golf club/kayak storage * Wifi * A Firepit is available free of charge on request, (please request at the time of booking, fuel is not provided) * Sorry no pets allowed and no smoking
Note: This property is not suitable for those with limited mobility
- Garden - shared
- Bicycle Storage
- King Size Bed
- Single Beds
- Bed Linen Cost Incl
- Towels Cost Incl
- High Chair
- Washing Machine
- Tumble Dryer
- Dvd Player
- Heating Cost Incl
Local Experiences and Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Bird Watching
- Woodland walks
- Wildlife trails
- Hill walking
- Mountain View