Relaxing holiday locations amidst the
beautiful scenery of south west Scotland

Welcome

Our well-appointed, dog-friendly, self-catering holiday cottages in Garlieston and Isle of Whithorn are in a beautiful and unspoilt part of Dumfries and Galloway, close to the sea, beaches, the Galloway Hills, Galloway Forest and the Dark Sky Park and Wigtown Booktown. We like it so much, we live there too! You pay no booking fees and you can ask the owner any questions you like about the property and the area before you book.

All properties have a games room or games barn with table tennis and free WiFi.

One or more dogs welcome. Some cottages have kennels and most have enclosed gardens.

Pavilion Cottage — 3 bedrooms (sleeps 5)

A charming cottage in a world of its own, located in the estate walled garden of Galloway House and close to the conservation village of Garlieston, Pavilion Cottage has its own enclosed large garden area and is a stone’s throw from a majestic arboretum and the sea. The cottage has its own open air, heated swimming pool more …

Orchard Cottage — 4 bedrooms (sleeps 7)

A fun seaside cottage with a huge garden and games barn with table tennis.  Traditional three bedroom semi-detached, stone holiday cottage overlooking the orchard of Galloway House Gardens, less than 100 yards from a secluded, tree-lined, sandy beach. Can be combined with Shore Cottage for a group. (Orchard Cottage is also owned by Galloway House Gardens Trust and rental income contributes to the sustainability of the trust’s activities.)  more …

Shore Cottage — 1 bedrooms (sleeps 2+2)

Semi-detached, one bedroom traditional stone holiday cottage with enclosed garden less than 100 yards from the secluded, tree-lined, sandy beach at Rigg Bay. You can hear the waves from your bedroom. (Shore Cottage is owned by Galloway House Gardens Trust and rental income contributes to the sustainability of the trust’s activities.) more …

Park Cottage — 5 bedrooms (sleeps 9+1)

This magnificent Grade II listed rectory has been carefully restored to preserve its original features. Standing amid 21 acres of organic pasture and mature plants, the house overlooks the sheltered Galloway coast more …

Marl House — 8 bedrooms (sleeps up to 22)

A spacious holiday house with eight bedrooms sleeping up to 20. Well-equipped for gatherings of friends and family, and only a mile from a secluded pebble beach and St Ninian’s Cave, Marl House is perfect for all ages more …