• Non Smoking • Fishing on site or near by • Easy Walking Access • Pets allowed • Parking Available • Has a Garden •




Ellenslea Overview

Details about a cottage Holiday at Ellenslea

Could Ellenslea in Carsphairn be the perfect location for your next self catering holiday in Dumfries and Galloway? This cottage has great facilities for all types of holidays including • Families or groups of up to 4 people. • Fishing

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Pets allowed Fishing on site or near by No smoking

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Ellenslea is a lovely cosy cottage with the most beautiful views of the Galloway Hills from virtually every window and so you can plan your day's walking next to the wood burning stove!Carsphairn lies in the heart of Dumfries and Galloway and is situated on the tourist route from Gretna to Ayr. It is one of six villages that make up this stunning area known as Glenkens. The village also has its own Heritage Centre which is open seasonally and there you can discover all about the area. The wild beauty of Britain's largest forest park at 300 square miles is on the doorstep and with over 400 miles of road it is just beckoning you to explore. The Galloway Hills are all around you from the Rhinns of Kells which is a classic high level ridge walk to the Cairnsmore of Carsphairn with its very flat summit. The area offers so many absorbing activities from spending a quiet afternoon with a rod and reel beside one of the area's many excellent rivers or lochs, or pushing yourself to the limit along a challenging cycle track on one of the nearby 7 Stanes mountain bike trails. Or why not try one of the many water based activities arranged by the local water ski school and sailing centre based on the serene and beautiful Loch Ken. Red Kites are one of Britain's rarest and most beautiful birds of prey and The Galloway Red Kite trail is a circular route which takes in some of the most impressive scenery in the south of Scotland. Visit Polmaddy which is a classic example of a Galloway village before the clearances. This is where Robert the Bruce found refuge shortly before his victory against the English at Glentrool. Scotland's 'forgotten corner' provides superb river fishing for salmon, trout and sea trout whilst the still waters support a variety of coarse species including pike, perch, carp, roach, tench and bream. Combine this with numerous lochs holding wild and stocked trout as well as a coast that offers fantastic sea fishing from shore or boat, Galloway is truly an angler's paradise. Galloway really is a land of ample and although very accessible and wildly beautiful it is relatively undiscovered and very unspoilt. But come and discover it for yourself.The property has oil central heating. Now is the perfect time to book Ellenslea for your holiday in Dumfries and Galloway and avoid the risk of being disapointed due it not being available.

Facilities at Ellenslea


GardenOn nice days, when you want to relax you can sit out in Ellenslea's garden and enjoy the sun shine. Children also love the outdoors so it can be a great place for them.


BBQThere is one or more televisions at Ellenslea. Ideal if you want to catch up with the latest on your favourite programmes or just fancy a quiet night in relaxing in front of the box.

Easy walking access to Ellenslea.

Easy Walking AccessEllenslea has easy walking access. This makes it much easier to access and leave the property if you have problems hikking up and down a load of stairs for example.

Types of holiday's offered at Ellenslea

Family holidays in Dumfries and Galloway

Family Cottage BreaksEllenslea sleeps up to 4 people so could be perfect for your family or group. So if you are looking for a family holiday in Dumfries and Galloway then Ellenslea could be just the ticket.

Pet friendly cottage breaks in Dumfries and Galloway

Pets welcomedIf you have a dog and you want to bring them with you on your holiday in Dumfries and Galloway then... Great news! Ellenslea welcomes dogs. Often cottage owners have some restrictions on where your dog can roam in the property and there may be a small extra charge. However, there is no reason why your pet needs to miss out on the family holiday.

More about Ellenslea

The property has oil central heating and comprises:

Lounge/Diner: With multi fuel stove, free view TV, DVD, video and stereo system

Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice box and washing machine enjoying lovely views over the garden to open farmland and hills beyond.

Bedroom 1: With small (4ft) double bed

First Floor

Bedroom 2: With king size bed boasting fabulous views of the Galloway Hills

Bathroom: A spacious room with bath, separate shower enclosure, WC and wash basin.

Price: £ 220 - £325

This cottage Sleeps 4


Cottage address

Dumfries and Galloway


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