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South West Scotland cottages and self catering

Choose from 50 cottages in South West Scotland. Search for self catering perfect for couples and large family groups, ideally situated near the coast or at the heart of the countryside.

Self catering accommodation in South West Scotland is great value for money and if you are looking for luxury then check out the cottages with hot tubs, sauna's, gyms, heated swimming pools and much more! Refine your search of South West Scotland self catering accommodation listed by using the county and region menus on the left.

 
 
 
 
 

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Crofts Cottages - Marwhin Cottage in Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

Crofts Cottages - Marwhin Cottage, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

Sleeps 4
Weekly price range £345 to £838

Self catering accommodation in Castle Douglas sleeps 4.

Features include: • Garden • Pet friendly • Open Fire or Woodburning Stove • Detached Property • Cottage Sleeps 4

Accommodation overview:

"Idyllically set on a 3000-acre estate..."


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Elm Cottage in Crawfordjohn, Lanarkshire, South West Scotland

Elm Cottage, Crawfordjohn, Lanarkshire, South West Scotland

Sleeps 4
Weekly price range £322 to £767

Self catering accommodation in Crawfordjohn sleeps 4.

Features include: • Pet friendly • Easy Walking Access • Cottage Sleeps 4

Accommodation overview:

Enjoying an idyllic situation on the 33,000-acre Douglas Estate, surrounded by open countryside and panoramic views, these three attached holiday cottages, set within a courtyard, have been renovated and furnished to a 5 star standard and provide excellent accommodation from which to explore the surrounding areas. Woodland walks are available direct from the door, and the Southern Upland Way, Scotland’s coast to coast long distance walk, runs close by. It is an ideal base for hill walking, fishing, wildlife and bird-watching, sightseeing or one of the many country estate pursuits available locally. Nearby Biggar has an array of specialist shops, pubs, eateries, Victorian-style puppet theatre, museums, boating and paddling pools, tennis courts and the famous Hogmanay bonfire and street party. Within easy reach are the cities of Edinburgh, with Scotland’s most famous castle dominating the city skyline, world-class museums, galleries, restaurants and bars, and Glasgow, a vibrant bustling city and home to the Scottish Ballet and Scottish Opera. Shops 7 miles, pub 2 miles.


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Island View in Dunure, Ayrshire, South West Scotland

Island View, Dunure, Ayrshire, South West Scotland

Sleeps 8
Weekly price range £848 to £2068

Self catering accommodation in Dunure sleeps 8.

Features include: Short Breaks • Multi bathrooms • Non smoking • Detached Near the Beach • Close to the Sea • Hot Tub Easy Walk access • Pub near by • Pets allowed sleeps 8

Accommodation overview: Boasting spectacular uninterrupted views over the Firth of Clyde coast and across the sea to the Isle of Arran (pictured) this spacious and exceptionally well-appointed property sits just one mile from the picturesque fishing harbour at Dunure. Keen walkers will delight in roaming the fabulous beaches and rugged coastline whilst golf enthusiasts can play the championship course at Turnberry (10 miles) or one of Ayrshire’s many other courses. At the end of a glorious day visitors can relax in the roof top hot tub watch a film in the home cinema/entertainment room or just simply enjoy the ever changing sea view. There are some wonderful places to visit in the area including Culzean Castle and Country Park (NT) – the castle boasts magnificent interiors even the kitchen block was designed by Robert Adams and the the 600 acres of grounds offer a diverse range of habitats for birds and wildlife. Also just 6 miles away is Alloway the setting for Burns Cottage the poet’s birthplace. Ferries to the Isle of Arran are readily available as are day trips to Ireland departing from Stranraer. There is a shop and pub serving food in Dunure (1 mile) and the historic town of Ayr offers a good choice of restaurants and shopping 7 miles. Shop and pub 1 mile.

Accommodation Detail

Ground floor: Living room. Dining room. Kitchen with breakfast area. Garden room. 4 double bedrooms each with zip and link beds (can be twin); three with en-suite shower room and toilet one with en-suite bathroom and toilet. Open-tread spiral stairs to first floor: Home cinema/entertainment room.

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152

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Cherry Tree Cottage in Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbrightshire, South West Scotland

Cherry Tree Cottage, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbrightshire, South West Scotland

Sleeps 4
Weekly price range £345 to £838

Self catering accommodation in Kirkcudbright sleeps 4.

Features include: • Pub near by • Detached Property • Cottage Sleeps 4

Accommodation overview:

This beautifully renovated holiday cottage, attached to the owners’ house, is located in a secluded close in the heart of Kirkcudbright’s historic conservation area, and offers a peaceful retreat, whilst allowing access to all amenities. The cottage is only yards from the impressive ruins of Maclellans Castle. There are many festivals including Scottish Nights, a medieval fair and a spectacular tattoo. Kirkcudbright sits on the edge of the Galloway Hills on the estuary of the River Dee and offers fishing, cycling and golf. Threave Garden and Estate NT is to be a popular attraction. Dumfries (25 miles) and Castle Douglas (8 miles). Swimming pool 400 yards. Shop and pub 300 yards.


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Quiet in Sorbie, Wigtownshire, South West Scotland

Quiet, Sorbie, Wigtownshire, South West Scotland

Sleeps 2
Weekly price range £223 to £521

Self catering accommodation in Sorbie sleeps 2.

Features include: • Pet friendly • Cottage Sleeps 2

Accommodation overview:

Located in peaceful countryside and surrounded by the rolling Galloway Hills, these two adjoining byre holiday conversions provide an ideal base from which to explore this quiet Machars Peninsula with its rugged coastline and sandy beaches. Beautifully converted and furnished, they are set on an organic sheep and beef farm accessed by a well-maintained farm road and provide an ideal place to relax and unwind. Home to some of the most beautiful and exotic gardens, the area benefits from a temperate climate due to the gulf stream, and is a paradise for nature lovers and birdwatchers. With the beautiful Galloway Forest Park and seven stanes close by, this is a popular area for walkers and cyclists of all abilities. Sea, river and loch fishing available in the surrounding area with sailing, watersports and golf in abundance. Wigtown, Scotland’s national book town and Whithorn’s historic dig and priory all nearby, while Newton Stewart has a good range of shops, pubs, eateries, cinema and swimming pool. There are also good tennis courts and an 18-hole golf course. Shop 1 mile, pub 3 miles.


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Annan House in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

Annan House, Annan, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

Sleeps 4
Weekly price range £266 to £861

Self catering accommodation in Annan sleeps 4.

Features include: • Garden • Swimming Pool • Games Room • Cottage Sleeps 4

Accommodation overview:

"Shimmering lakes, wooded walks and views to Lakeland across the Firth . . . superb cottages in a spectacular setting . . .’’


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Acorn Croft in Whithorn, Wigtownshire, South West Scotland

Acorn Croft, Whithorn, Wigtownshire, South West Scotland

Sleeps 8
Weekly price range £444 to £897

Self catering accommodation in Whithorn sleeps 8.

Features include: Short Breaks • Multi bathrooms • Non smoking • Detached Close to the Sea • Pets allowed sleeps 8

Accommodation overview: In the lovely unspoilt landscape of coastal Galloway this spacious detached house is ideally located for enjoying the Whithorn peninsula’s sandy beaches secluded bays and small harbours where visitors can arrange a day’s sea fishing. Boasting open countryside views (pictured) and its own enclosed garden Acorn Croft sits within a small private caravan park just 4 miles from the Isle of Whithorn’s picturesque harbour and excellent seafood restaurant. The landscape of the Whithorn is steeped in history with nearby archaeological dig and visitors’ centre. Golf cycle hire and horse riding are available in Newton Stewart and Wigtown with its 18 bookshops is 10 miles. Shops and pubs serving food 2 miles.

Accommodation Detail

Ground floor: Spacious living room/dining area with French doors. Kitchen. Utility room. One twin bedroom. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. First floor: 3 bedrooms: 2 double 1 twin. Shower room with toilet.

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152

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Smithy Croft in Elrig Port William, Wigtownshire, South West Scotland

Smithy Croft, Elrig Port William, Wigtownshire, South West Scotland

Sleeps 5
Weekly price range £303 to £674

Self catering accommodation in Elrig Port William sleeps 5.

Features include: Short Breaks • Near the Beach • Close to the Sea Open Fire or Wood Burner Stove Pets allowed sleeps 5

Accommodation overview: Set in the little hamlet of Elrig just 1.5 miles from the coast at Luce Bay this traditional Scottish croft conversion was once the village blacksmith’s. Offering comfortable accommodation and a natural garden backing onto fields it also boasts a lovingly created seashell garden near the patio. A 3 mile drive leads to the small harbour village of Port William where visitors will find shops a post office garage and hotel/restaurant. Pretty coastal ports the Isle of Whithorn and Garlieston and Galloway Forests are all well within reach whilst en route to Wigtown (famous for its bookshops) lies Bladnoch where visitors can enjoy riverside walks and tours of the distillery. Newton Stewart’s supermarkets are 17 miles and Stranraer with ferries to Ireland is 22 miles. Fishing riding and golf are available nearby. Shop and pub 3 miles.

Accommodation Detail

Ground floor: Living/dining room. Kitchen/breakfast room. Bathroom with toilet. Steep stairs to first floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double 1 twin both with sloping ceilings. Z bed available.

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152

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The Barn in Rockcliffe, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

The Barn, Rockcliffe, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

Sleeps 3
Weekly price range £285 to £629

Self catering accommodation in Rockcliffe sleeps 3.

Features include: • Pet friendly • Close to the Beach • Cottage Sleeps 3

Accommodation overview:

An imaginative conversion of an 18th-century barn, only a mile from the gentle sandy bathing beaches of this lovely stretch of the Solway coast. It offers spacious accommodation in a peaceful location on the edge of Rockcliffe, with excellent coastal and forest walks, riding, pony-trekking, golf, tennis, fishing, sailing and wind-surfing all nearby. Across the water is Rough Island, a National Trust bird sanctuary connected to the shore at low tide. Ideal for exploring the attractions of Galloway and south-west Scotland. Shops 1½ miles.


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Glen View in Dunscore, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

Glen View, Dunscore, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

Sleeps 6
Weekly price range £400 to £1029

Self catering accommodation in Dunscore sleeps 6.

Features include: • Garden • Pet friendly • Detached Property • Cottage Sleeps 6

Accommodation overview:

Peacefully situated within Dunscore Glen, these two detached properties, both furnished and equipped to an excellent standard, offer panoramic views over open countryside.
Nestling in the heart of the Dumfriesshire countryside, there is extensive walking throughout the shared 300-acre grounds and the opportunity to watch deer, birds of prey and owls in their natural surroundings.
Local attractions include Drumlanrig Castle, the home of the Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry, and has a superb art collection, beautiful gardens and extensive country park. Nearby is Thornhill with shops, hotels and an 18-hole golf course, Mabie Farm Park with quad bikes, trampolines and astro turf slides.
Dumfries, dating back 800 years, has connections with the poet Robert Burns, and activities include Camera Obscura, cinemas, skating and swimming.
Further south is the remote triangular-shaped Caerlaverock Castle which dates back to 1270, with its mighty gatehouse and moat, and a nearby nature reserve. Amongst the protected salt marsh and mud flats there are many well-situated birdwatchers’ hides, which offer the opportunity to catch a glimpse of the rare natterjack toad or one of the thousands of barnacle geese which return in the winter.
The nearby Galloway Forest Park is famed for off-road cycling and walking with the Seven Stanes and National Cycle Network also passing nearby. Watersports available at Loch Ken.
The Solway Coast has many varied towns with art, craft and antique shops.
Throughout this whole area there are great opportunities for walking, golfing, riding and fishing - exclusive salmon and sea trout fishing on private water by arrangement. Shop 3 miles.


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Gardener’s Cottage in Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

Gardener’s Cottage, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

Sleeps 4
Weekly price range £345 to £838

Self catering accommodation in Castle Douglas sleeps 4.

Features include: • Garden • Pet friendly • Open Fire or Woodburning Stove • Detached Property • Cottage Sleeps 4

Accommodation overview:

"Idyllically set on a 3000-acre estate..."


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Find Me Out in Dalmellington, Ayrshire, South West Scotland

Find Me Out, Dalmellington, Ayrshire, South West Scotland

Sleeps 4
Weekly price range £298 to £764

Self catering accommodation in Dalmellington sleeps 4.

Features include: • Garden • Pet friendly • Open Fire or Woodburning Stove • Detached Property • Cottage Sleeps 4

Accommodation overview:

Set amidst the hills of the Southern Uplands, these beautifully restored, detached holiday cottages set on the banks of a rushing stream offer a relaxing getaway. They are accessed by a track and situated in 3000 acres of undisturbed woodland, wetland and other natural habitats, recognised for their importance by their designations as SSSIs. Wildlife is abundant including red squirrels, ospreys, golden eagles, roe deer and badgers. The estate offers fishing, pony trekking, riding, 27km of all terrain cycling, woodland walks, canoeing and kayaking (grade 3+). Golf available at the famed Royal Troon and Turnberry Golf Courses 20 miles. Ayr 15 miles, Castle Douglas 30 miles. Shops 2½ miles.


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