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The Longhouse at Threave

21 reviews
Cottage -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
A modern contemporary house designed by award winning architects Hebridean Homes, private and south facing with exceptional views across the countryside of Dumfries and Galloway. Ideally situated to visit the regions tourist attractions, close to Threave Gardens. Relax and unwind in our hot tub, challenge family and friends to a game of table tennis or pool in the adjacent games room. Underfloor heating and a woodburning stove will keep you cosy during those winter breaks. Enjoy free fishing in the River Dee ,about 400m from the house. Cycle the quiet roads or the more challenging mountain bike trails. Explore the Galloway Hills or canoe along rivers and lochs . It will surprise you how much the region has to offer. Visit the historic artists town of Kirkcudbright, its new art gallery opens early 2018. The market town of Castle Douglas (3... Read more
About the Owner, Thomas T
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 13 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 1 property
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018
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Management response:

Thanks very much for that.The hot tub is especially good on those cold nights. The ponies say thanks for the carrots. Look forward to seeing you here again.


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Reviewed 28 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017
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Stayed with family including grandparents and teenagers for a short relaxing break. Location was perfect - out in peaceful countryside but close to Castle Douglas for any needs. No need to bring tons of supplies - there’s a decent size Tesco in CD and a lovely welcome pack from the owners including butter, prosecco, milk, juice and flowers! Washing up...

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Its very satisfying to receive a good review and it hopefully inspires us to keep up our high standards !! Thank you.


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Reviewed 12 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017
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Management response:

Hi, thank you for that great review. This area is pretty undiscovered, so roads are not busy, the scenery is stunning and lots interesting places to visit.


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  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Kings
    1 Bunk
    1 Full
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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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
31 Mar 2018 -
28 Jun 2018
Mid season Spring
3 nights
29 Jun 2018 -
17 Sep 2018
High Season
7 nights -- --
18 Sep 2018 -
31 Oct 2018
autumn 2018
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian 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.
  • Owners fees: C$54 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: C$360 / stay - Deposit
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Getting around
We are well situated in the centre of Dumfries and Galloway off a quiet country road, close to Castle Douglas and Kirkcudbright within an easy drive of beaches. The Cocoa Bean,Threave Gardens and Castle are close by , Laggan Outdoor Centre and Galloway Water Sports Centre are both about 30 mins away.
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Dumfries: 24.0 km
If postcode DG7 1SD does not bring you here, 3 miles west of Castle Douglas on the A75 turn left into the village of Bridge of Dee, go straight through, turn right after crossing the bridge and we are 400m on the right.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 18.0 km.
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