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Port House, New Abbey, Scotland

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
New Abbey, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
A Scottish cottage in a beautiful historic village. Built 1700 this two bedroom cottage has many modern conveniences, it is warm and snug with a wood burning stove plus oil fired central heating. The kitchen has all modern conveniences, dishwasher, fridge freezer, fan oven, microwave, washing machine and tumble dryer etc. Both bedrooms have kingsize double beds. One bedroom is en-suite. There is a workshop / garage attached for bikes and stuff, parking for one car is directly outside. The cottage can be reached by bus from Dumfries where there is a railway station. it is worth noting that cell phone reception is at best patchy with only Vodafone working.It's really close to great beaches and coast plus hills and walking country. The house has a pub less than 30 metres away and a shop too. There are 2 of the wolrd famous 7Stanes mounta... Read more
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About the Owner
Stephen K
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2015
Interaction with guests
I am usually contactable during my guests stay by text, phone or email. I always try and check in with my guests at least once during their stay usually just a short telephone call. My style is to as unobtrusive as possible I respect my guests privacy but aim to be on hand if I am needed.
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

South Dumfriesshire is well worth a visit with it's coast, forests, towns and villages. New Abbey is a gem with it's ruined Abbey, traditional buildings, local walks - and it still has a cafe, shop and pub. Cottage is dated 1700, but has all mod...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 25 April 2018

This is a lovely clean, warm and welcoming cottage in an ideal location for exploring this beautiful part of the country. The cottage was spacious and very well equipped, we loved the decor and all of the quirky touches. The village of New Abbey is...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Traveleyes
SKaneGB, VR Owner at Port House, New Abbey, Scotland, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Many thanks Sharon we hope you return

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

I stayed for two weeks in the Port House and found it enchanting! I loved the quaintness of it and the location. My daughter got married on the outskirts of New Abbey. The Port House was very comfortable and well equipped with everything I needed...More

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank Anna S
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No smoking anywhere inside the house and no naked flames in upper floors. When we use our house we take our cat so we cannot guarantee it pet free for allergy sufferers. Please do...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 9,041 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning: ₹ 2,712 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
A cosy little cottage ideally suited to accommodate two couples situated in a picture postcard village where history and nature are right outside your door.
Getting around
A local bus service runs to Dumfries and Dalbeattie. It can be used to access great beaches at Sandyhills, Rockcliffe and Kipford.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow: 120.0 km
Railway: Dumfries: 11.0 km
Ferry: Cairnryan / Stranraer: 140.0 km
there is a bus service from Dumfries railway station to the front door. Dumfries is about 6 miles distant. Connections to the national rail service are frequent. Nearest airports are Prestwick and Glasgow. There is a ferry service to Northern Ireland from Stranraer.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 11.0 km.
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