Extremely spacious and tastefully modernised self catering property.
A lovely, comfortable cottage so relax on the leather sofas, or chill in the swivel chairs and take in the wonderful view of the bay and Ireland beyond. The sunsets are a sight to behold, simply breathtaking. The lounge also has a smart tv and an open fire. Perfect for those cosy nights in.
The perfect base to totally unwind, and explore the beautiful surrounding area.
Open Plan Sitting, Dining and Kitchen area. Complete with smart tv. Soak up the morning sunshine as it pours in the windows. A lovely space to enjoy a morning coffee on the large leather sofa with your family or friends... or great for a couples break too!
Enjoy the freedom and privacy of self-catering accommodation at Helensdale - Sleeps up to 6 people
A Beautiful cottage situated near The Mull of Galloway, in South west Scotland. The cottage has been tastefully modernised into a fabulous cottage, sleeping up to 6 people in three bedrooms.
Two of the bedrooms at Helendsale are on the Ground floor making the cottage attractive to less abled members of the family.
The perfect location for a family holiday or a romantic getaway. Helensdale is a superb location, situated amidst open countryside. Sitting above a rocky bay overlooking the sea to Ireland.
Perfect for exploring the local botanical gardens, and the small fishing towns and villages. With beautiful countryside and stunning coastal locations right on your doorstep. What more could you want as a base to spend the days on the beach or exploring the local area.
Helensdale is pet friendly, and we would love your waggy-tailed friends to visit too, dogs are welcome by prior arrangement, for a small additional cost.
There are numerous sandy beaches a short drive away. Helensdale is a no smoking property, the rental price is inclusive of all heating, electricity, bed linen and towels. Free wifi is also available.
The cottage is very welcoming and comprises the following:- Ground Floor. A lovely, comfortable Lounge, relax on the leather sofas or chill in the swivel chairs and take in the wonderful view of the bay and Ireland beyond. The sunsets are a sight to behold, simply breathtaking. The lounge also has a smart tv and an open fire. Perfect for those cosy nights in.
Open Plan Sitting, Dining and Kitchen area. Complete with smart tv. So chill and soak up the morning sunshine as it pours in the windows. A lovely space to enjoy a morning coffee on the large leather sofa.
The Kitchdining area is very spacious, and thedining table has enough space to comfortably seat the 6 guests. The kitchenarea is very well equipped with ElectricCooker, a double oven, microwave, fridge freezer, Dishwasher and WashingMachine, Tumble Dryer and toaster, kettle, and of course a whole range of potsand pans, crockery and utensils.
Helensdale has two bedrooms on the Ground floor. A beautiful double room with a King Sized bed, very spacious and comfortable with the benefit of sea views, and if you are lucky stunning sunsets as well.
Twin room is a lovely room with twin beds with views over open farm land, you can enjoy the first rays of the sun in the morning too.
Shower room has a large shower cubicle, ideal for the less ablebodied members of the family.
On the first floor, you have the master suite, a luxurious Double bed awaits your slumber. A very spacious bedroom with lovely views over farmland to the sea beyond. A separate bath and shower room, complete with toilet and wash hand basin,
Helensdale has an enclosed garden with outdoor furniture where you can make the most of your stay, whether you wish to dine outside, or simply chill with a glass or two of your favourite tipple and relax.
The perfect way to spend the day enjoying the balmy nights making memories with Friends and family.
Family Holidays in Wigtownshire
The local area has so much to offer – a lovely climate, glorious beaches, stunning scenery and fresh air by the load. Their are loads of activities for the family, and a lot of them on our doorstep and free to explore too. The Gulf Stream washes our shores, so the climate has a tendency to be mild all year round – look out for the palm trees as you travel about!
Golfing in Wigtownshire
Scotland is a golfer’s paradise, and Dumfries and Galloway is no exception – there are several brilliant courses within easy reach of Helensdale. Here are a selection of courses available within the area:
Portpatrick Golf Club
Stranraer Golf Club
Wigtownshire Country Golf Club
Fishing in Wigtownshire
Get down to the old fishing village of Portpatrick and try your hand at sea fishing or ask about freshwater fishing permits, fishing boat trips are also available locally.
Birds and Wildlife
If nature watching and wildlife are your interest then you will not be disappointed in our area. The RSPB has several reserves locally and a wide variety of species can be seen from Peregrene falcons to puffins, and everything in between. The area is also visited regularly by pods of porpoise and the occasional basking shark.
Walking, Swimming, Beachcombing
There are so many lovely walks in the area you could spend a lifetime exploring them. We are lucky to have every kind of sea shore you could want, too, from beautiful sandy beaches, to spectacular cliffs and pretty coves. You can even visit the fish pond at Port Logan, and amazing place. The sea is safe to swim in around the area, but if it is too cold you can always visit the Swimming pool in Stranraer.
Places to Eat and Drink
We are very lucky to have a wide range of culinary experiences on our doorstep and within a 15 mile radius. You can sample extraordinary shellfish, fresh fish, all caught locally in the coastal restaurants. We also have restaurants offering fine dining experiences, if you fancy something a little special.
Along with a whole host of friendly coffee shops and cafes, and of course the best bar meals are all available to sample locally.