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Sherauchie Pet-Friendly Cottage in Southerness, Dumfries and Galloway

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sleeps 8
4 rooms
3 bathrooms

Sherauchie Pet-Friendly Cottage description

Holiday home
Sherauchie is a lovely, single-storey cottage in Southerness. With four three quarter double bedrooms, two with en-suites, it sleeps eight people. There is also a bathroom, a kitchen and a sitting room with electric fire. Outside there is off road parking for four cars and to the rear there is a patio garden with furniture. Sherauchie is just a short walk from Southerness beach and harbour, making it a wonderful seaside retreat for families and friends.

Established in the late 18th century, the village of Southerness looks out over the Solway Firth and forms part of the Colvend coast. Home to two pubs and a village store, the seaside village also boasts two miles of sandy beaches with dunes, rock pools and warm Gulf Stream waters, as well as one of the oldest lighthouses in Scotland. Built in 1748, this beacon was one of the first in the country. Nearby Criffel Hill is an impressive 569m tall and offers varied walks with wonderful views of the farmland and the sands of the Nith Estuary. The Southerness Championship Golf Course is definitely worth playing for its panoramic views of the Solway Firth, the Cumbrian Lake District and the Galloway Hills.

From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam.

Oil central heating with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 4 cars. Front courtyard, rear patio with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk. Beach 1 min walk. Note: This cottage is next to a static caravan site. Note: Max 8 guests inc. infants.


  • Accepts Pets
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Ground floor
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • By the sea
  • Near pub

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Mrs Harris
June 2015
Liked everything; the place, the setting, the whole area of Scotland that we got to visit plus we had amazing weather which was the icing on the cake. Will definitely go again, maybe next year.
Mrs Aynsley
September 2014
Well appointed and very comfortable. Exceptionally clean throughout.
Mrs Hutton
June 2014
Weather was fantastic and cottage was lovely. Found plenty to do in surrounding areas. Cottage was just as advertised, very clean and modern and a lovely garden to sit out in the sun. Camp site nearby was very clean and well maintained. Couldn't have had a better holiday, would definitely go back there.
Mrs Naylor Eaton
April 2014
The cottage was beautifully decorated and furnished, warm and cosy. Everything you might have needed was provided. Beds were very comfortable. Nice to come back to at the end of the day. Surrounding countryside lovely.
Mr Mitchell
December 2013
Nice safe location, very friendly locals, beautiful countryside, very quiet. The large living/dining room is excellent for families.
Mrs Dunne
December 2013
It was a lovely property, the sittingroom/diningroom and kitchen was lovely, very clean and homely.
Mrs Kennedy
September 2013
The enclosed garden was brilliant as young children could cycle right around the house safely. Sandhills Beach and Mable Park Farm a must for all ages. Excellent cottage lovely quiet area.
October 2016
Stayed here for one week with my son, his wife and two grandchildren. My elderly father was also with us. The cottage did not disappoint, was perfectly placed for the kids to enjoy the beach and all on the level for my father. Lots on the doorstep - an indoor pool, soft play, a local hostelry that served excellent food at a reasonable price and a super fish and chip shop! Perfect accommodation with everything to hand in a beautiful area. While the four bedrooms were not massive, they were perfectly adequate and comfortable. The lounge/dining area was large and the kitchen modern and well equipped. As is pointed out in the information, the house is situated next to a caravan park, but as we enjoyed their facilities, we could hardly complain! All in all a super week had by all.
Mrs McArthur
June 2016
The whole holiday was fantastic, especially the cottage.
September 2014
Stayed here with family and friends whilst celebrating my husbands 50th Birthday, also visiting family in Dumfries for the week. This house is amazing, and loved every second of my time here. The owner had left us flowers and a bottle of wine, lovely touch. The house had its own guest book, which is full of lots of positive comments , unfortunately I forgot to write my own. This house is well equipped with everything you need, although the pans have seen better days, but I'm sure lots of guests probably eat out. The bathroom is fantastic. My only negative would be the bedroom sizes, they're very small doubles., but now I know how small they are it wouldn't stop me from returning for another visit . The area is stunning and we were very lucky with some fab sunshine, ate out a couple of times and the John Paul Hotel, reasonable and decent choice., they also showed the football which kept the boys happy !! Will definitely return providing the price isn't going to shoot up !! I'm surprised there aren't more reviews for this property, it's a hidden gem :-) x
Debs B
April 2014
Lovely holiday home and would recommend to friends. Stayed for a week with my husband, our two boys and parents. Well equipped with everything you need. Lovely spacious and bright lounge/diner with plenty of seating and kitchen with utility room. 4 (small) double bedrooms, 2 with en-suite shower rooms and the main bathroom is lush (that was mine)! Small shops for essentials within 5 mins walk however have to travel further if you want to do a larger shop. Lovely surrounding areas to visit. Owners have made this property into a lovely home-from-home holiday let and the flowers, wine and Easter eggs on arrival were a lovely touch. Thank you. We even grew fond of the monkeys in the lounge!! :)
January 2014
Lovely house,comfortable, well- furnished, warm, bang on the coast. Great bathrooms. kitchen excellent apart from lack of big enough pots to cook for 8. (landlady said other guests all ate out/ carry-outs but we like cooking!) Please check website as I think it said 3 doubles and 1 twin bedroom. It actually is 4 (small) doubles. Landlady very helpful over misunderstanding about bedrooms. Highly recommend.
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