In a peaceful countryside setting these three traditional stone built holiday cottages, formerly a small croft, are situated only 1 mile from the picturesque town of Kirkcudbright, made up of beautifully painted houses of assorted architecture – including Georgian villas and Victorian town houses. Known as the artist’s town, there are numerous art galleries, antique shops, museums and cafés, the harbour and the impressive ruins of MacLellans Castle. There are many festivals including Scottish Nights, historic walks, a jazz festival, the Wickerman Festival and a spectacular tattoo festival. There are various walks available, from scenic coastal walks to marked forest trails. With sailing, swimming, riding, fishing, golf, boat trips and water sports close by there is sure to be something for everyone. Warmed by the Gulf Stream there are many beautiful gardens to visit, including Threave Gardens (NT), historical sites and castles to explore. The Solway Coast has many extensive sandy beaches and rocky coves to explore, with many traditional fishing villages and harbour ports. Close to the Galloway Forest Park, and central to five of the 7 Stanes, it is a popular location for cyclists and mountain bikers. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.
All properties: Elec and bed linen inc. T/cot and h/chair on request. Freeview TV. DVD. CD. Elec cooker. M/wave. W/machine. Shared t/dryer (in shared utility room). F/freezer. Lawned garden with sitting-out area and furniture. Parking (2 cars). No smoking.
Ground floor: Living room. Kitchen. 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 3 steps to 1 twin (one 4ft single) with French doors. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite shower room and toilet, 1 twin.
Woodburner in living room (initial fuel inc). Oil CH inc (£25pw, £17.50 for short breaks Oct-Mar).
Customer Reviews of Robins Nest, Kirkcudbright - Sleeps 8
1st comment: Spacious and well equipped in a fantastic spot. Wonderful views. And there is so much to see and do in the surrounding area, highly recommended. April 2011.