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The Longhouse at Threave

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4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
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 open...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 miles) with its interesting variety of cafes and shops. We live close by and are always happy to offer advice on where to visit and places to eat. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Shower, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Thomas T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2014
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Reviewed 19 December 2019 via mobile

This was our fourth time staying at the longhouse. This is a fantastic place the accommodation is five star rated there is lots of little touches lovely scented candles. A fantastic welcome pack including prosecco milk cheese butter tea coffee biscuits. The hot tub was...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank Fearless801765
tommyjeanette, VR Owner at The Longhouse at Threave, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2020

Hi, thank you so much for the great review. Its good to know our guests enjoy their stay at The Longhouse.

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Reviewed 1 October 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2019
tommyjeanette, VR Owner at The Longhouse at Threave, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2019

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Reviewed 30 June 2019

What a beautiful cottage well equipped and a lovely touch having a welcome gift, milk,tea, coffee, fizz etc, Thank you . The cottage is very spacious, great having extra towels for the hot tub. Freezer has 3 drawers which was very handy and a good...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Diane G
tommyjeanette, VR Owner at The Longhouse at Threave, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2019

Thanks Diane its nice to be appreciated ! It is a lovely undiscovered area, Dumfries and Galloway.

Reviewed 17 April 2019

Very easy to find within a short distance of Castle Douglas. Surrounded by beautiful countryside. Lots of activities within a short distance which were suitable for adults and children alike. We would recommend Threave Gardens, Dalscone Farm Park and the Galloway Ice Cream Park. The...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Margaret G
tommyjeanette, VR Owner at The Longhouse at Threave, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2019

Many thanks for the review. It's great that you got the Shetlands names correct and mine wrong. Come back anytime. Many thanks, Tommy.

Reviewed 23 August 2018

We recently spent a wonderful week at the Longhouse near Castle Douglas. We had such a great time that we are already planning a trip for next summer. Tommy and Jeannette are excellent hosts, the home is absolutely beautiful. As mentioned in other reviews, the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank ScottyDaughter
tommyjeanette, VR Owner at The Longhouse at Threave, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

Thanks for the great review. Glad you enjoyed your stay so much and look forward to welcoming you back.

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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2018
tommyjeanette, VR Owner at The Longhouse at Threave, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Date of stay: June 2018
tommyjeanette, VR Owner at The Longhouse at Threave, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Everything required for a relaxing country break. The Longhouse has everything you need, style, amenities, location, space and is suitable for all ages. The owners were friendly and welcoming, there if you required assistance but very discreet. The welcome pack on our arrival was a...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Gillian S
tommyjeanette, VR Owner at The Longhouse at Threave, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

That’s great, thank so much. It’s good to know how much you enjoyed your stay. This area is relatively undiscovered but has a lot to offer. Look forward to welcoming you back to The Longhouse.

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: January 2018
tommyjeanette, VR Owner at The Longhouse at Threave, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

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...More

Date of stay: October 2017
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tommyjeanette, VR Owner at The Longhouse at Threave, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

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

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Game Room
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Ping Pong Table
Pool Table
Private Fishing Lake/River
Private Garden
Safe
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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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.
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