Superb country views
This tastefully furnished, single storey detached cottage is nestled in the rolling hills on the River Nith on the nearby Southern Upland Way, and affords spectacular open views. Ideal for couples and families, it offers a peaceful rural base from which to explore the surrounding areas.
It is a popular holiday destination for cyclists and golfers, with visitors welcome at Thornhill Golf Club. Fishing is available in the River Nith and surrounding lochs, and there are many picturesque walks in the nearby Southern Upland Way.
The village of Thornhill is approximately 1 mile with its boutiques, pubs and coffee shops. Ellisland Farm and Drumlanrig Castle and Gardens are popular visitor attractions, whilst Dumfries, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Carlise are all accessible by car.
Shops, pubs and restaurants 1 mile.
All on ground floor Living room. Dining room/kitchen. 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.
Woodburner in living room (initial fuel inc). Oil CH, elec, bed linen and towels inc. Freeview TV. DVD and small library. Stereo/CD. Elec cooker. W/machine. D/washer. Enclosed lawned garden. Parking (3 cars). No smoking.
Customer Reviews of Muirhead Cottage, Thornhill, sleeps 4
1st comment: Even though the photo’s of this property are good, they do not do it justice as we had a nice surprise when we turned up because it is bigger than it looks inside. Everything was in its place when we arrived, neat and tidy with essentials having been bought for us such as tea and milk. Overall we enjoyed this holiday so much, my partner loves visiting Scotland and I’m sure we will be visiting this cottage again. Thank you for giving us such an enjoyable and reasonably priced week away. Feb 2012.
2nd comment: Just the perfect break I needed - 2nd stay and hope to be back next year. Nov 2011.
3rd comment: The cottage was exactly as shown and described in the brochure. I would recommend this cottage highly. The garden is very secure making it suitable for people with young children or dogs. Sept 2011.
4th comment: Great location with friendly locals, Allison lovely and very helpful. Good walks within the area, and all local amenities in the village five minutes away. Beautiful setting and plenty of space in the enclosed garden. July 2011.
5th comment: Very comfortable, well equipped cottage in an ideal location. June 2011.
6th comment: Our second visit to this property. We couldn’t fault the property or location. It is wonderful for a relaxing break and we were lucky to have good weather for most of the week. April 2011.
7th comment: Homely, well equipped cottage with everything that we needed. Felt secluded but was only a stonesthrow from the quaintest village I have ever visited. Great home from home for us and our young family. We loved the enclosed garden area for the children to play safely. Would recommend, and will be visiting again during the season. March 2011.
8th comment: This is our 9th visit to this property, can’t fault it, already booked visit number 10. Jan 2011.
9th comment: The property looked bigger inside on the pictures. Jan 2011.
10th comment: Peaceful location. Dec 2010.
11th Comment The property was beautiful, so clean and cosy. A real home away from home, with everything we could possibly need! My partner and I enjoyed our week so much and would definitely go back! Nov 2010.
12th Comment 8th visit, perfect location. Nov 2010.
13th Comment Clean, pretty, nice furniture, good facilities. Nov 2010.
14th Comment Very secluded and in its own grounds. Oct 2010.
15th Comment Lovely clean and comfortable cottage, in a great area, not too far out, lovely walks near by. Oct 2010.
16th Comment Peace and quiet. Aug 2010.
17th Comment Very clean, secure and inviting, a genuine home from home. Aug 2010.
18th Comment A lovely little cottage in beautiful surroundings. Everything we needed was provided and the property was clean, tidy and had a lovely warm feel to it. Aug 2010.
19th Comment Clean and tidy, well presented and loads of info for the cottage i.e. manuals for t.v, hob, cooker and locality which were accurate. July 2010.
20th Comment Immaculately clean and tidy and well stocked with everything needed. June 2010.