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WAGTAIL COTTAGE, charming single storey, hot tub, near Castle Douglas

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Wagtail Cottage is in the village of Southerness in Dumfries and Galloways and can sleep 4 people in 2 bedrooms.Wagtail Cottage is a small quirky cottage situated in Southerness with other villages nearby, including Castle Douglas, in the region of Dumfries and Galloways. Accommodating four people across 2 bedrooms, one double and one twin, as well as one bathroom. The cottage also contains a living/dining area that leads onto the conservatory. The cottage also has room with a hot tub and sun loungers. To the outside of the cottage there is off road parking for two cars and an enclosed lawned garden with patio and furniture to the rear. With the coast on your door step, Wagtail Cottage is a lovely cottage set in a peaceful part of Scotland. Amenities: Electric central heating. Induction o...Wagtail Cottage is in the village of Southerness in Dumfries and Galloways and can sleep 4 people in 2 bedrooms.Wagtail Cottage is a small quirky cottage situated in Southerness with other villages nearby, including Castle Douglas, in the region of Dumfries and Galloways. Accommodating four people across 2 bedrooms, one double and one twin, as well as one bathroom. The cottage also contains a living/dining area that leads onto the conservatory. The cottage also has room with a hot tub and sun loungers. To the outside of the cottage there is off road parking for two cars and an enclosed lawned garden with patio and furniture to the rear. With the coast on your door step, Wagtail Cottage is a lovely cottage set in a peaceful part of Scotland. Amenities: Electric central heating. Induction oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, WiFi, TV with Freesat, CD player. BBQ. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed garden with patio and furniture. Summerhouse with fold up table tennis table. Four well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop, pub and dog-friendly beach 2 mins walk. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain’s best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: Southerness is a small coastal village established in the late 18th century, which looks out over the Solway Firth, and forms part of the Colvend coast. Home to two pubs, a village store, a leisure centre with a pool and two miles of sandy beaches with sand dunes and rock pools. The nearby Criffel Hill rises to 569m, offers views of the farmland and the sands of the Nith Estuary below, and provides great walking opportunities. Nearby The Southerness Championship Golf Course can also be found. Cumbrian Lake District is to the south and the Galloway Hills to the west. A great location, with something to keep everybody occupied.More
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Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed January 24, 2020

Just arrived at wagtail for birthday celebrations and really looking forward to the hot tub which was not working really disappointed. Summer house is a total disaster no ceiling or lighting. You will need to bring a torch with you because there is no outside...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank Stuart G
Happiness24343699736, VR Owner at WAGTAIL COTTAGE, charming single storey, hot tub, near Castle Douglas, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2020

Thank you for your comments. I am very sorry to hear about that this was the case during the birthday celebrations. If we had been made aware of these issues during your stay, we would have done everything possible to rectify these issues for you....More

Reviewed October 20, 2019 via mobile

the listing when we booked with sykes stated hot tub. when we arrived ,no active hot tub.rang sykes to be told that all customers had been informed that hot tub out of action.we stated that if that was so we would have changed the venue...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank caravanmanandymand
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Reviewed December 26, 2018

The cottage. Is absolutely beautiful inside. The decor comfortable and tasteful, the presentation immaculate but the star of the show is the night time htime view over the solway Firth. Framed by twinkling lights the moon on the water was so tranquil and peaceful I...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank nellsmum1
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Great cottage for people like myself with multiple dogs, easy access to the beach, and an almost dog proof garden(I have an escapologist) some parts of the cottage are in need of updating but it’s a very comfortable holiday home. Lots to do in the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank LynneandKev
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

This cottage's cleanliness is to a poor standard. The cleaner had obviously not entered the bathroom as there was the circles of grime on the sink where the previous guests had stored their toothbrushes. There was bodily hair and built-up grime on the bath tub....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank walkthehills
Quest258378, VR Owner at WAGTAIL COTTAGE, charming single storey, hot tub, near Castle Douglas, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Good Afternoon walkthehills, Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay at Wagtail Cottage and I am sorry to hear your stay was not as expected. I cannot see you have contacted us at any point to raise the issues you have highlighted other...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Cooker
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Water Views
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Freezer
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
TV
Parking
Microwave
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
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