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Rattra Cottage

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18 reviews
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dining kitchen
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bunkroom
downstairs bedroom
twin bedroom
sitting room
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sun room
sun room
upstairs bathroom
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kirkcudbright in spring
the harbour
the castle round the corner
local beach
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Kirkcudbright, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
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Listing #HL159461
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chrisyB
uk
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed September 8, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We have just spent a wonderful week at Rattra Cottage. What a fantastic location right in the heart of the village. Although parking is tight we still managed with quite a large car. The cottage was very clean, spacious but still cosy with plenty of storage space. The outside seating area was very welcome as we had such good weather....

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Thank you for writing a great review. Glad that you were able to enjoy some time outside on the patio. It's a very peaceful spot in spite of being just round the corner from all the shops and amenities.

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Mike W
Bath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 30, 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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Rattra is a lovely, not so little cottage right in the centre of Kirkcudbright. With three decent bedrooms, bathroom and separate shower room, it's got plenty of family space. The owners are extremely helpful. Parking is fine for a reasonably sized car, and there's a nice bit of outside space. Despite being in the centre of the town, it's very...

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Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Glad that Rattra Cottage provided plenty of room for you and your teenage family. Hope to welcome you again.

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WilliamD9...
Stirling, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 17, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

The central location was perfect for easy access to shops, galleries, harbour and dog walking. Three teenage girls used the upstairs rooms and bathroom with adults in the downstairs double room, where the shower room was small but adequate. The extra sitting area in the sun room was a bonus. The kitchen was well equipped. The wifi was not always...

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Glad to hear Rattra Cottage suited you and your family and that you enjoyed its location near all the amenities. The downstairs shower room is indeed 'wee' but provides a useful facility for people who are unable to get up the stairs to the main bathroom. I hope you choose Kirkcudbright for a holiday again soon.

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Amenities
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Rattra Cottage provides flexible accommodation with a downstairs double bedroom and shower room for those who prefer not to use the stairs. Upstairs there is a twin room with 2 single beds which can be converted into a 6 FT king-size bed if required. In addition there is a bunk-room with 2 full-size bunk beds. The upstairs rooms share the family bathroom.<BR><BR> As well as a sitting-room equipped with TV, DVD and stereo system, there is also a separate sun room with another TV. <BR>
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
no events
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Showing rates for up to guests.
Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
$156
£120
$117
£90
$415
£320
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Jul 30, 2017 -
Sep 1, 2017
summer/august
7 nights -- --
$545
£420
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Sep 2, 2017 -
Oct 6, 2017
autumn
7 nights -- --
$454
£350
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Oct 7, 2017 -
Oct 27, 2017
october holidays
7 nights -- --
$506
£390
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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
One well-behaved pet permitted at an extra cost of £20 pw. Not to be allowed in bedrooms.

The rates shown above are for full occupancy (6 people). We sometimes give a discount for fewer people especially in the low season.
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About the neighborhood
It is no coincidence that so many artists have chosen Kirkcudbright as their place of residence. Everywhere you turn there is a view worthy of painting and the town has changed little in the past 200 years so retains much of its original charm. Rattra Cottage is in a wonderful location right in the centre of Kirkcudbright within walking distance of shops, restaurants and pubs. In the High Street itself you will find galleries, craftshops, artists studios, a close leading to the marina and riverside views. There is also a 16th century castle just around the corner opposite the harbour. A range of facilities are available in the town such as a swimming pool and golf course and on the outskirts of town there is even a wildlife conservation park. A little further afield there are several beau... more
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Prestwick: 62.1 mi
Railway: Dumfries: 27.3 mi
Ferry: Stranraer: 56.5 mi
Fly to Prestwick Airport with Ryanair - hire a car for the 70 mile drive to Kirkcudbright.<BR>Nearest train station: Dumfries (27 miles) bus connections outside station.<BR>From south M6 to Gretna, then A75 <BR>
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.1 mi.
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