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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
About the Owner, Stephen K
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Feb 2015
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 6 reviews and 1 property
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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Very good - based on 6 reviews
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Anna S
1 review
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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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 to cook my own meals and wash clothes. The local store in town was well...

A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 11 November 2016 for a stay in August 2016

I was delighted with the cottage Port House, it was what I expected.with a wonderful old world charm with modern facilities which pleased my two grandaughters, (wi-fi TV and DVD). Good parking, good parking, I had been to New Abby before so knew that that there was a good cafe just down the road. When I had a problem with...

Dr. Katha...
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 November 2016 for a stay in August 2016
person found this review helpful

new abbey is a lovely village and good base from which to explore Dumfries and Galloway. The cottage was great, well kitted out, loved the decor and the towels and linen were good quality! The owner was easy to communicate with, provided lots of information to make the stay hassle free. Would return, loved if!

  • 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 Super Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 9,057 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning: ₹ 2,717 / 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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