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Gamepark Wood in Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway

325
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sleeps 4
2 rooms
1 bathroom

Gamepark Wood description

Holiday home
Gamepark Wood is a superb, detached, single-storey cottage set 6 miles from Castle Douglas in Dumfries & Galloway. With one king-size double and one twin bedroom, the property can sleep four people. There's also a bathroom, a kitchen with dining area, a utility room and a sitting room with woodburner. Outside, there is ample off road parking plus a lawned garden with furniture, BBQ, a dog run and a summerhouse with Sky TV. Gamepark Wood is a fantastic holiday home, with all you'll need for a special break in Scotland.

Area
The attractive country town of Castle Douglas is nestled in the south west of Scotland. Castle Douglas is known locally as the 'Food Town', playing host to a large selection of independent food shops, as well as a range of pubs and restaurants. There's access to the picturesque Solway Coast, with its miles of beautiful beaches and scattering of pretty fishing villages. Whatever you fancy, Castle Douglas is the perfect base for experiencing it all!

Amenities
Oil central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, 2 x TVs with basic Sky, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels NOT inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Lockable bike storage. Enclosed lawned garden with furniture, BBQ and summerhouse. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 6 miles. Note: Mobile coverage is variable. Note: The rear garden beyond the lawned area is uneven where trees have been felled. Note: The summerhouse contains a hot tub, which is unusable. Note: One step up into property and one internal step. Two steps into summerhouse. Due to Covid-19 you are required to bring your own bed linen and towels

Amenities

  • Accepts Pets
  • Cooker
  • Cots
  • Enclosed garden
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • High chair
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Log fire
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Sky TV
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • Rural location
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Reviews

Mrs Duncan
March 2019
Had a brilliant time at this lovely cottage,the weather didn't stop us going out and about, plenty to do in the area,booked again for next year..
Mrs Lord
February 2019
Gamepark cottage is a wonderfully comfortable sparkling clean place to relax, fabulous gardens and views, all the facilities you could need for your stay, lots of lovely walks in close proximity and the town is a short convenient drive away, would definitely recommend and can’t wait to come back again soon..
Mrs Sallabank
October 2018
Owners were on hand for any questions or queries we had.. Fantastic cottage and fantastic facilities. Thank you
Mrs Gough
October 2018
A very comfortable cottage with everything we needed.. Ideal garden for the dog to run around. Also loved the unique woodwork in the house.
Miss Lewis
September 2018
Lovely clean cottage, more than needed facilities available to use in cottage, comfy beds and sofas.. Beautiful, large garden. Lots of space inside and out. Large parking area. Friendly, helpful owner. Lovely quiet retreat.
Mrs Knight
August 2018
We had a wonderful holiday, the only things i would like to say is the burns in the bottom of the bath, had we bathed and not showered, and we found the beds uncomfortable, but other than that the cottage was beautiful..
Mr Bayes
August 2018
Lovely location and cottage, really nice time spent relaxing..
Mr Wilce
June 2018
The property was immaculately presented and very well equipped.. Fantastic space in the garden and very secure for pets. The sight of red kites overhead everyday was wonderful. The location is ideal to explore the area. Castle Douglas is just down the road and has everything you need to accommodate your stay. We would suggest the owners trim the wardrobe base in the master bedroom, it protrudes into the walkway to the bed and we found it to be a trip hazard. A minor gripe but in no way detracting from a lovely cottage.
Mr Hefford
June 2018
Lovely comfortable cottage in glorious countryside.. If you want to get away from it all this is the place. If you are into bird watching there is Red Kite feeding station just down the road.
Mr Green
June 2018
THE place to go if you want to see Red Kites! As soon as we drove through the gates they were circling above! The cottage was clean, well equipped and comfortable and the garden was huge with open land all around with plenty of wildlife to spot. A lovely, quiet area of Scotland with lots of forests and lochs to explore and nearby Castle Douglas with plenty of shops and good food.
Mr Gordon
May 2018
An ideal cottage for family holiday or just to relax take in the wild life or just use for a base for a walking holiday..
Miss Mcdonald
April 2018
Another great week at this beautiful cottage.. Location is superb and the property is excellent if you have dogs. Only thing I’d suggest is that as the property doesn’t have a washer dryer, that there is a clothes horse available to help with drying clothes, as we can’t depend on hanging the washing outside. Pegs for hanging wet jackets/waterproofs in outside porch or at back door would be Ideal. I know there are pegs for coats in the utilities room with the washing machine but we never use that door as the drive is at opposite side of house. These are only small suggestions which would make a bidg difference when the weather isn’t so kind and would help prevent wet dirty clothes being carried through the house. Other than that we can’t fault the place or the owners who obviously take great care of this lovely cottage. We’ve been 3 times now and will be back for another stay
Mr Mcdonagh
March 2018
A wonderful get away from it all cottage.. Third visit for us because of the great outside space for our dog.
Mrs Paterson
March 2018
The cottage was amazing would live there forever so relaxing cant say enough .... The cottage was amazing would live there forever so relaxing cant say enough about the cottage it was wonderful hope the next one will be as fab x
Mr Shinn
October 2017
Great cottage..
Mr Lister
June 2017
This Cottage exceeded all expectations as far as cleanliness and the facilities available to us.. The Cottage is situated in a lovely area with lots of places to visit.Very handy for the Red Kite station which is certainly worth a visit.
Mr Taylor
June 2017
Lovely Cottage, excellent grounds.. we thoroughly enjoyed it and would have no hesitation recommending it. We have been to four other locations in the past this was far the best.
Mrs Calt
July 2016
The peace and tranquillity was wonderful with fantastic panoramic views.
Mr Prater
June 2016
The area and general condition of the property was excellent, The very large garden area was brilliant and safe for our children to run around in and I would recommend this property to anyone for this reason.
Miss Bright
May 2016
The cottage was to a very high standard, it was very clean and the views that surrounded the cottage were breath taking. The owners were really accommodating. I would high recommend this cottage to anyone and I will be booking again.
Mr Bailey
May 2016
It was warm, very clean and very comfortable. It is in a lovely area of the country and was a pleasure to return to after a long day walking.
Mr Hanglin
December 2015
We both agree that this is the best property we had stayed in. The bungalow was in an ideal position for the type of holiday we take. The garden was very safely fenced and gated and our dog had the time of his life so it was a holiday for him as well.
Mr Ferguson
October 2015
This cottage is beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean and in such a wonderful location. The cottage itself is very well equipped and deceptively spacious with the twin room having amazing views out over the garden and to the woods. We were so impressed and happy with our stay that we will be looking at whether we can book again next year and will be recommending this place to anyone who will listen!
Tashafanclub
October 2015
This cottage is beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean and in such a wonderful location. We watched the numerous spectacular Red Kite flying overhead every day and your standard garden/woodland birds like a friendly robin and chaffinches were also regular visitors. The cottage itself is very well equipped and deceptively spacious with the twin room having amazing views out over the garden and to the woods. There were a couple of issues during our stay (e.g. previous visitors reported broken washing machine on leaving) but the owners were so quick to fix any issues that the washing machine was replaced within an hour and a half of our arrival. The owners could not have been more helpful and friendly, even down to the little box of chocolates, tea, coffee and jug of milk we found when we arrived. We were so impressed and happy with our stay that we will be looking at whether we can book again next year and will be recommending this place to anyone who will listen!
sadiesgirl
September 2015
The bungalow is great -spotlessly clean well decorated & maintained, with all equipment you could need.The large, private outdoor space is good for seeing wildlife including deer, red kites & bats.The summerhouse is a bonus.Wonderful night skies here (weather permitting!) Lots to do in the area, Galloway forest park, lots of castles & ruins,pretty small towns & the solway firth coast. A car is a must, & there was no mobile reception ( a plus in my view !) Recommended.
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