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Birchlea Lodge, Kippford, overlooks a pretty lochan
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Birchlea Lodge, Kippford, overlooks a pretty lochan
BIrchlea Lodge, with garden surround and views to Galloway Hills Kippford village
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Birchlea Lodge, Kippford, overlooks a pretty lochan
BIrchlea Lodge, with garden surround and views to Galloway Hills
Kippford village
Fully modern kitchen; stylish dining area in Birchlea Lodge.
Lounge, Birchlea Lodge
Kitchen, Birchlea Lodge. Full electric oven & hob. Microwave. Full size fridge/freezer. Dishwash
Birchlea Lodge is well placed for the sun
Aerial view of the estuary at Kippford
Master bedroom, Birchlea Lodge
Two spacious comfortable twin bedrooms, Birchlea Lodge. This shows 1 of them
En-suite shower-room, Birchlea Lodge. There is also a bathroom with shower o/bath
Sandyhills beach (3 miles)
Kippford - popular for yachting
View from The Muckle, Jubilee Path, Kippford
One of the popular pubs on a summer's evening by the sea-front
Rough Firth, Kippford looking towards Rough Island. One of the many gentle walks near Birchlea Lodge
Birchlea, in a landscaped site with garden & fenced in pond
Rough Firth, Kippford. Lovely place for a walk
Rockcliffe Beach - walkable from Kippford. Or hire Bluebelle the classic Triumph Herald!
Sunset at Kippford, summer
Shell Beach, Kippford. Very popular with children - full of white cockle shells
Dalbeattie Forest is yards from Birchlea - 7Stanes Mountain Biking Trails, walks & gentle cycling
Fully centrally heated, Birchlea is cosy even in the snow
Warm & cosy Christmas at Birchlea Lodge. We will even supply the Christmas tree!
Caerlaverock Castle, Glencaple, nr Dumfries. Scotland's only triangular castle!
Galloway Activity Centre, Loch Ken has lots of fun things to try, off & on the loch
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Kippford, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

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lisaangus...
Paisley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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“Mr”
Reviewed 16 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Nice lodge in a lovely location that my family know well.
The mattresses could all do with updating as we're very uncomfortable. Lodge does have everything you need which is great but could do with a little spring clean.

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Management Response
18 Apr 2016
Thank you for booking with us & taking the time to send feedback- we are glad that you liked the lodge & location. Since your stay (& the people just before you, who also mentioned the double bed was hard) we have replaced the mattresses that were not already new with ortho mattresses, as we like to keep Birchlea well maintained. Thanks again for booking Birchlea! Lynn & Kevin
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AndyJacks...
Penrith, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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“Mr”
Reviewed 6 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Had a fantastic long weekend here, great accommodation, very clean and well maintained, it exceeded our expectations. Great communication from the owners and good value. The only negative was the double bed was rock hard but maybe that's just my personal taste so happy to let that go. The location is a ten minute walk down hill to Kippford where you can get a nice meal at the Mariner pub and walk along to the shell beach and the Path to Rockcliffe. When we come to the area again we'd be very happy to stay here again.

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Management Response
16 Apr 2016
Thank you for your kind review & we're glad you had a good weekend and would be delighted to welcome you back! Since your stay we have replaced the double bed mattress so we hope it won't be so hard if you do come back! Thanks for the tips about the village as it is a great help for future guests.
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khamilton...
Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Quiet, relaxed comfortable lodge. Beautiful area to visit for all ages”
Reviewed 26 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Good time had by all. Beautiful scenery and friendly folks. Kipp Paddock is quiet and lodge was lovely. Great to watch and listen to the wild life. Good walks for the dogs and Sandyhills beach was a great attraction for the young grandchildren

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
26 Oct 2015
We are very glad that you had a good stay. Thank you very much for taking the time to review us and for your helpful tips for future visitors. Thanks again for booking Birchlea!
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Sandra Y
South Ayrshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Peaceful immaculate lodge in beautiful surroundings”
Reviewed 4 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Thank you once again Lynn and Kevin for the wonderful peaceful stay Henry and I both had.the lodge was immaculately clean ,and Lynn and Kevin could not do enough for us.

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Liked best: Peaceful surroundings and a very comfortable stay.
Liked least: Having to leave
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Management Response
18 Apr 2016
Thank you for your very kind review - it was lovely to see you. Apologies for late response, only just realised we could reply!!
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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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