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Burnbrae Mill Summer
Summer view from Burnbrae
Sandyhills Beach
Sledging at Burnbrae
Mountain biking in Dalbeattie Forest
Red Haven Beach
Loch Ken Aqua Park
Badgers photographed by Ian Dickie at Burnbrae Mill April 2017
The night sky by Ian Dickie at Burnbrae April 2017
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

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andygroar...
Warrington, United Kingdom
1 review
“Brill”
Reviewed February 25, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Top class accomdation great place lovely people kids loved it , what else do you need was unsur about the long drive to get there and back but the roads was great as well loads to see

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Darrenthe...
Horwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
“WOW What a wonderful place!!!!”
Reviewed February 20, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

It has become a tradition to get away for a weekend in February and we have found some real treats, and this is without doubt a real treat! Beautifully and tastefully furbished, but most of all comfortably furbished, log burning fire makes the living room a very cosy place to while away an evening, it is well equipped with just about everything you need. And as seems to be tradition a home made Victoria sponge waiting for you on arrival!! There are lovely walks near by, but you'll be struggling to leave.The host Allan is on hand if anything is needed, and made our stay most relaxed and enjoyable. You will not find negative feedback for this property because there is nothing negative about it, loved it and am sure we will return !

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Sherpa576...
1 review
“Just what the Doctor ordered”
Reviewed February 18, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Had a fantastic stay at this great cottage, the best self catering place I have ever stayed. Spotless and well kitted out and the cake was a lovely surprise. Will try and get back

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SadieChin
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
“Wonderful stay”
Reviewed January 11, 2017 for a stay in January 2017

We had a wonderful stay at Burnbrae Mill in its beautiful settings. We had written to inform Alan that we would be arriving after dark and are truly appreciative of the lighting & warmth of the Mill..plus the yummy cake and milk that awaited us. Thank you very much!

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SlimCharl...
Devon
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4 reviews
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“Terrific house in wonderful location!”
Reviewed January 3, 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Burnbrae Mill provides the perfect base to explore Dumfries and Galloway: it is perfectly located, being exactly halfway between the charming towns of Castle Douglas and Dumfries (15 minutes drive away), while feeling as if you are entirely cut off from civilisation, with only a very small cluster of other nearby houses, green fields, hills, and sheep to be seen looking out of the window.

The house is also excellent. It is spotlessly clean and felt recently furnished. It came fully equipped with everything we needed in the kitchen (including a dishwasher), as well as some board games and lots of extremely useful pamphlets about local attractions, and a large blue folder providing comprehensive information about the surrounding area (sites, restaurants, pubs, shops etc). The host (Allan) passed by on our first day, to make sure everything was ok, and to reassure us that he could provide any help we needed.

There were five of us staying and the place seemed very spacious. Burbrae Mill is excellent value for money and we would certainly love to stay here again in the future.

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Martyn B
Cupar, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
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“Great house + a gorgeous cake!”
Reviewed December 30, 2016 for a stay in December 2016
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This was our second pre-Christmas get-together at Burnbrae Mill and again we were impressed by the time and attention given by the owners in preparing the house for the Christmas period and the quality of the facilities and furnishings which make it a very comfortable home from home.
The house is located in a beautiful part of Dumfries & Galloway, near to the towns of Dumfries and Castle Douglas and with numerous walks and cycle routes nearby and represents very good value.

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Management Response
Dec 31, 2016
Hi Martin, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a fantastic review, we hope to see you again. We hope you have a happy new year, kind Regards Suzanne.
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Andrew S
2 reviews
“Perfect time in the Country”
Reviewed December 7, 2016 for a stay in November 2016

Burnbrae Mill is pure bliss for a weekend. It is perfect for relaxation and also getting a good walk about the countryside. There was an amazing Victoria Sponge waiting for us and it did not last beyond the first day. Wet room is amazing and the the places is suited up for all forms of media. Beds are comfortable and the place was nice and warm for a bitter November. Will be looking to return again next year.

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Liked least: Scotland's poor performance in the Rugby
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