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Kenmuir Cottage

View from the hill behind Kenmuir Cottage, with the sea in the background
5.0 of 5 bubbles
24 reviews
View from the hill behind Kenmuir Cottage, with the sea in the background
Front of Kenmuir Cottage
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Main Bedroom
Main Bedroom
Main Bedroom
Small Bedroom with Bunk Beds
Small Bedroom with Bunk Beds
Separate Toilet with Basin
Kenmuir Cottage is located in rolling countryside
Secure Garden
Roses outside Kenmuir Cottage
Hares waiting to greet you at Entrance to Kenmuir Cottage
Ardwell Bay, which is a 15 minute walk from Kenmuir Cottage
View from window of Main Bedroom
Fishing Boat at Portpatrick Harbour
View of Irish Coast from Front Door of Kenmuir Cottage
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Ardwell, Mull of Galloway, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Brand new to the holiday letting market in 2011, Kenmuir Cottage is a beautifully-presented traditional Galloway home, built in the 1860s and set in its own large private garden. The cottage was lovingly restored by the owners in 2010-2011, and equipped with new furniture throughout, but still retains its rustic charm. <BR> <BR>Inside, the cottage boasts a newly-equipped kitchen with solid wood floor, a comfortable living room with Dowling stove, a double bedroom and a smaller bedroom with a bunk bed. <BR><BR>Outside, the cottage has a large fenced private garden, mainly grassed over, where it is lovely to sit and unwind in the sun with a glass of wine, or have a BBQ. There are a few fir trees in the garden to provide a wind break, and a large hedge for privacy. The cottage is situated on a farm road with little pa... Read more
About the Owner, Jennifer W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 24 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL159836
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English first
County Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 for a stay in July 2016
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We recently stayed a week at KENMUIR COTTAGE and a cracking week it was too.If like us, you are looking for a peaceful beautiful well equipped cottage then look no further. Ideally situated for daily trips out and then back for a relaxing night . can't be beaten.Totally recommended.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016 for a stay in June 2016
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We have just spent a week at Kenmuir Cottage. All the previous reviewers have said it all. It is a wonderfully equipped cottage (all you need to bring is food) set in a very quiet area with the only passing traffic being the local farmer. The large garden is very secure for dogs (our retriever really enjoyed himself) and small...

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016 for a stay in June 2016
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Stayed here for a week with hubby and our two boys who incidentally are now shattered after enjoying all the lovely and practically empty beaches. The cottage itself is quaint, well equipped and homely the owners have paid so much attention to detail and made the most of the space. Thank you for the welcoming chocolate and wine to greatly...

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
A large and comfortable living room has a wood-burning stove supplemented by electric radiators. A plentiful supply of wood and a starter pack of coal is supplied.There is a large L-shaped sofa-bed, a Sony 40" flat screen TV with Freesat HD, and a Sony BluRay/DVD player which will also play your favourite CDs and allow you to listen to the radio. There is a selection of DVDs available for you to watch, together with a collection of books and board games. Unlimited Internet access via free WiFi is available so you can keep in touch whilst you are on holiday.There is a large comfortable bedroom with a double bed, and a smaller bedroom with a bunk bed. Both have electric radiators and blackout curtains, and good quality bed linen, duvets, and duvet covers are all provided. Small children... more
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights
Jan 6, 2017 -
Mar 31, 2017
Low Season, Jan-Mar
3 nights
Apr 1, 2017 -
Apr 14, 2017
Mid Season, Apr-May
7 nights --
Apr 15, 2017 -
Apr 21, 2017
High Season, Easter
7 nights --
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The above prices are for parties of 1 to 4 people.
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How to get there
Airport: Prestwick: 64.6 mi
Railway: Stranraer: 10.6 mi
Ferry: Cairnryan: 16.8 mi
Kenmuir Cottage is located near Sandhead and Ardwell Bay, Dumfries and Galloway. The cottage is 8 miles south of Stranraer and 8 miles south east of Portpatrick. <BR><BR>Nearest airports are Prestwick, Glasgow and Edinburgh. From Glasgow it takes approximately 2½ hours to drive to the cottage, and from Edinburgh 3½ hours. <BR><BR>Travelling to the cottage from Glasgow is by the M77 and A77 to Stranraer, via Kilmarnock, Ayr and Givan.<BR><BR>Travelling from England, turn off the A74(M) at Gretna Green onto the A75, and then pass by Annan, Dumfries, and Newton Stewart on the way to Stranraer. <BR><BR>Please contact the owner for detailed directions from Stranraer to the cottage.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.9 mi.
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