“Water’s Edge” is a stylish modern end townhouse, situated right on the harbourside in the sleepy fishing village of Garlieston in the Galloway Machars, just 10 miles from Wigtown (National Booktown).
The property is rated 4 star by ‘Scottish Country Cottages’, and sleeps 4 people in one twin and one double (en suite) bedroom. The open plan living area is bright and airy and comfortably furnished, with a well-equipped kitchen, dining alcove and good-sized seating area. There is a blacony off the master bedroom, with excellent views across the Bay to Garlieston village and the hills beyond.
There is allocated parking for one vehicle outside the cottage, with further off-street parking nearby, and also a free boat park just across the road.
Two dogs welcome (£10 supplement)
Prices for 2013 range from £345 to £695 per week, with short breaks available out of season from £72 per night. discounts for OAPs and couples holidaying alone.
The cottage enjoys a peaceful location, with views of the harbour and sea from most windows, and a variety of coastal paths starting just yards from the front door. The village has a pub and 2 small shops, with further facilities in nearby Wigtown and Whithorn.
The surrounding area is very peaceful, with unspoilt, rolling countryside, dotted with areas of woodland, historic sites and picturesque villages. The coastline includes rugged cliffs, broken by seclude bays, with a mixture of shingle and sandy beaches. The Galloway Hills and Forest Park are an easy 45 minute drive away.
‘Water’s Edge’ makes and ideal base for anyone seeking a peaceful getaway from the bustle of modern life who will enjoy exploring this somewhat overlooked gem of a region, with ists beatiful countryside, spectacular coastline and wealth of natural and historic interest.
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