The Cottage Accommodation
Gate Cottage has been modernised to a very good standard and provides comfortable and well laid out holiday accommodation for five people.
4-star Accommodation for 5, all on one floor:
Sitting room; Kitchen/Dining room; Utility room; Shower room; 1 Double; 1 Twin (zip & link double); 1 Single (with truckle bed underneath); Patio area with decking & BBQ
The bedroom arrangements can be made up in a Double Room, a Twin or a zip & link Double Room, and the Single room has a single bed with an extra pull-out bed under it.
The cottage has a TV, DVD player, WIFI and a selection of books, games and family DVDs.
The kitchen has a dishwasher, hob and electric oven, fridge and a freezer. The utility room has a washing machine and tumble dryer, drying rack and there is also a drying area in the rear garden.
A welcome pack is provided in the cottage for your arrival and includes tea/coffee, milk, bread,butter and marmalade. Gate Cottage is very well equipped with the general basics, washing liquids, soaps, powders, bin bags and toilet rolls.
Facilities & Services include:
Central heating & electricity included*
Bed linen and towels are provided*
Washing Machine* Tumble drier* Dishwasher* Fridge & freezer* Electric cooker & microwave* Phone* Mobile phone reception* TV with DVD Player* iPod dock* WiFi*
Cot & highchair available on request*
Parking in driveway*
Enclosed garden with patio, garden furniture and BBQ*
2 dogs welcome with own bedding* ( £20 extra per dog per week.)
Bicycle storage* Boat storage & horse livery also available*
Local Services & Facilities:
Sandhead village has a very well-stocked Shop and Post Office, where fresh bread and papers are available. The local hotel is called the Tigh-Na-Mara and provides excellent lunches and evening meals or a nice place to stop for refreshments. Woodlea Tea Room is situated at the end of the village and provides delicious home baking & light lunches.
Stranraer, the former ferry port 10 miles away, has a wide selection of shops, cafes, banks, 2 supermarkets (Tesco and Morrisons) and 2 petrol stations. The Galloway Community Hospital, with an A&E service, is located in Stranraer. Dentists and vets are also available locally.
Gate Cottage is let Saturday - Saturday, though this will change in 2015 to Friday - Friday. Short breaks are welcome, please contact us with your requirements.
"Enjoyed our holiday at this lovely comfortable cottage.Very welcoming and well equipped. Hazel (Dog) loved playing in the garden and all the wonderful walks we had. Great area for the wildlife. Hope to be back sometime." June 2014