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“Surrounded by nature”
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Kippford, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

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Teresa H
London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Surrounded by nature”
Reviewed 6 July 2015 for a stay in May 2015

This property is ideally located in one of the hidden gems of southern scotland. Kippford. The owners, great walkers and birders themselves have thought of everything to make the place fit for purpose. The kitchen is well equipped, the books and information excellent, the bedrooms cosy and warm but with windows that open onto great views. The sitting room is perfect for the rare rainy days when you can look towards distant hills or at the deer and pheasant in the garden. We would go back in a heartbeat.

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Liked best: prompt response and finding it was as described
Liked least: not disabled friendly, but doable with help
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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22 Feb 2016
Thank you Teresa, and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We really look forward to welcoming you again.
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Diane M
London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Lovely base for exploring Galloway”
Reviewed 27 April 2015 for a stay in March 2015
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We were at White Gables for a week in March, and wish it had been for a month! We had incredible walks, both locally from Kippford to Rockcliffe, along the water, and up on to The Muckle, and further afield in to the Galloway Hills. We watched the starlings over the water from the house in the early evening, against the backdrop of the hills and sky, until dark. The house was so private and quiet, and so cosy, and with 2 lovely pubs in the village we had no need to drive anywhere! We want to come back at all times of year to explore this beautiful area and to stay at White Gables, if we can, while we do this. Thank you for letting us share your wonderful home, which certainly feels like this and not just like a holiday let. It was magical.

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Liked best: Quiet and comfortable
Liked least: Would have liked some shops nearer
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
22 Feb 2016
Dear Diane,
Thank you so much for this and we really look forward to welcoming you again!
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