Roughhills cottage has an outstanding location with views over Sandyhills Bay and across the Solway towards the Isle of Man and the Lake District. The cottage has been carefully modernised and refurbished to maintain the character of the cottage whilst providing excellent accommodation and facilities over two floors. It is maintained to the highest of standards with a high quality of furnishings and fittings including air source heat pump heating. These truly compliment the outstanding location of the cottage.
The cottage is set above Sandyhills beach and the beach may be accessed by an unmade path which is directly across the road from the cottage. The path is steep in places. Sandyhills beach is renowned for its excellent quality and is very popular for all ages. There are plentiful opportunities to explore the local area including the Historic Sites at New Abbey with Sweetheart Abbey and the Scottish National Museum of Costumes in Shambellie House. The popular seaside villages of Rockcliffe and Kippford are close by and Kippford offers excellent sea sailing. Leisure pursuits in the area also include plentiful golfing opportunities including Southerness Links Championship course and many other 18 hole and 9 hole golf courses available, together with mountain biking, walking (including beach and cliff walks) and also fishing.
In autumn and winter large numbers of the Svalbard population of barnacle geese arrive at the nearby RSPB Mersehead reserve giving an unrivalled chance to see these amazing birds and other winter visitors - more information at : http://www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/m/mersehead/index.aspx .
Special offer for couples and groups of 4 or less - discount £50 of any week
Post code DG5 4NZ
Pets welcome. No smoking.
Roughhills Cottage is let Saturday to Saturday, short breaks welcome
Accommodation for 8 on 2 floors
Bedrooms: Ground floor: Double bedroom with ensuite shower room; 2 Twin bedrooms (twin beds can be zip & linked if required), Bathroom with bath, shower, WC and wash basin.
First floor: Suite of double bedroom, shower room and seating area including Juliet balcony with view over Sandyhills Bay.
Main Rooms: Ground floor: Large open plan living area including sunroom, steps down to kitchen/dining room; Living room with open beams; Cloakroom.
*Central heating.*Bed linen and towels included.*Washing machine.*Dishwasher* Fridge/freezer.*Electric cooking.*Microwave.*Colour television.*DVD player. * WiFi. *Cot *Highchair.*Enclosed garden.*Parking.
Extras: £20 charge per dog/week -One large or two small dogs welcome.