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Cairnhill Cottage
A view down the track leading to the cottage
A view of the Garden
Living Room
Living Room
Dining Area
Bedroom 1 Double room with en-suite shower room
Bedroom 1 -En-suite
Bedroom 2 Twin Bedroom
Bedroom 2 Twin Bedroom
Bedroom 3 Twin Bedroom
Bedroom 3 Twin Bedroom
Upstairs Toilet
Family Bathroom
Utility Room
View of the River Stinchar from the cottage drive
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Girvan, South Ayrshire, Ayrshire, Scotland
Cairnhill KA26 0RT is situated on Laggansarroch farm in rural South Ayrshire in the Stinchar Valley. It is 6 miles from the coast, 8 miles from Girvan and 15 miles from Turnberry Golf Course . The cottage is in Scotland's biodiversity area (www.gallowayandsouthayrshire.org.uk) well set back from a quiet minor road with good views across the valley facing South. The sitting room has an open fire and there is central heating. Linen is provided. Salmon fishing can be arranged locally and sea fishing is available from Girvan Harbour. The locality, including nearby Galloway park area, offers golf, walking and cycling and has spectacular gardens such as Logan Botanical Gardens. Ferry trips to Arran, Ailsa Craig and Ireland are in easy reach. Trains run from Girvan Station to Ayr, Glasgow and Stranraer .
About the Owner, Timothy Coltman / James Wyllie C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 27 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 18 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL882832
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Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Our family (2 adults + 3 children) had a wonderful holiday here. The house is extremely clean and comfortable and well stocked with everything we needed. The location was lovely and quiet with a nice view of the valley. We bought duck eggs from the farmhouse down the track from us and explored up the large hill that our home...

Selby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Management response:

Thank you for the response. We look forward to welcoming you again.


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Peter F
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Great to be back in this wonderful house. This year we specially appreciated how clean the house was and how good the beds are. We had a bad experience a week later in an other rental. Too bad the dishwasher broke down after a couple of days. Still the comfort, quality, nice style and location of this house made it...

Management response:

Thanks for the good review we are very happy you rebooked. We will place some air freshener in the Cottage to combat any problem with freshness, thanks for letting us know.


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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No bookings accepted from Contractors. Well behaved dogs are welcome but not on the furniture or in the bedrooms. Linen and towels will be provided on a weekly basis. Tenants are...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    4 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 7 nights
9 Apr 2018 -
3 Jun 2018
Mid season
3 nights
4 Jun 2018 -
25 Aug 2018
High Season
3 nights
26 Aug 2018 -
13 Oct 2018
Mid season
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Higher prices will apply for periods of major golf championships on Turnberry, Prestwick and Troon Golf Course, Please ask for a quote.
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About the neighbourhood
South Ayrshire is hilly with steep valleys and fast flowing rivers and burns, most hold salmon and trout. The Cottage is in Scotland's only UN recognised biodiversity area where wild life and humans co-exist. The coats of the Firth of Clyde is close by with stunning views to Ailsa Craig, Arran and the Mull of Kintyre. Also in the vicinity near Dalmellington is the 'Dark Sky' area (www.fo0rest.gov.uk/darkskygalloway) for viewing the sky at night.
The highest hill in the area is the Merrick at just under 300oft reached from Glen Trool from it summit on a very clear day the view can extend to include Hevellian, the Mountains of Mourne, Malin Head and right up to the North shore of the Firth of Clyde distances of up to 70 miles. For walkers and cyclists there is the Raiders Road...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow: 100.0 km
Railway: Girvan: 13.0 km
Ferry: Stranraer: 50.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 10.0 km.
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