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Wonderful lounge area with full length doors leading out the balcony
Step outside onto the balcony area, perfect for al fresco dining
Private hot tub and courtyard
Relax on the comfy sofas after a day out exploring the local area
Enjoy dining in around the dining table with room for everyone
Well-equipped kitchen perfect for cooking up a storm
Stylish and contemporary shower room
Super-king-size bedroom with TV/DVD and plenty of storage
Enjoy a good night's in the comfy super-king-size bed
Stylish bathroom with double headed shower
Twin bedroom with TV/DVD and french doors leading out to the hot tub
Relax and unwind in the private hot tub
View towards the property with balcony
Watch the sailing boats go by
Enjoy the parklands next to the loch
Views over the splendid Carlingwark Loch
Enjoy the views from the balcony over the splenid Carlingwark Loch
Views from the balcony over the loch towards Screel and Bengairn hills
1 / 18  Wonderful lounge area with full length doors leading out the balcony
2 / 18  Step outside onto the balcony area, perfect for al fresco dining
3 / 18  Private hot tub and courtyard
4 / 18  Relax on the comfy sofas after a day out exploring the local area
5 / 18  Enjoy dining in around the dining table with room for everyone
6 / 18  Well-equipped kitchen perfect for cooking up a storm
7 / 18  Stylish and contemporary shower room
8 / 18  Super-king-size bedroom with TV/DVD and plenty of storage
9 / 18  Enjoy a good night's in the comfy super-king-size bed
10 / 18  Stylish bathroom with double headed shower
11 / 18  Twin bedroom with TV/DVD and french doors leading out to the hot tub
12 / 18  Relax and unwind in the private hot tub
13 / 18  View towards the property with balcony
14 / 18  Watch the sailing boats go by
15 / 18  Enjoy the parklands next to the loch
16 / 18  Views over the splendid Carlingwark Loch
17 / 18  Enjoy the views from the balcony over the splenid Carlingwark Loch
18 / 18  Views from the balcony over the loch towards Screel and Bengairn hills

Loch Carlingwark Lodge

Castle Douglas , Dumfries and Galloway
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 1
5 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Hot tub
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Romantic
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Luxurious reverse-level house with views over Carlingwark Loch
  • Spacious enclosed balcony perfect for al fresco dining with magnificent views
  • Relax and unwind in the splendid private hot tub
  • Within a short stroll of the heart of the beautiful market town of Castle Douglas
  • Explore the nearby beautiful Galloway Forest Park and the '7 Stanes' mountain bike trails
  • Close to the stunning Solway Firth boasting 200 miles of beautiful rugged coastline
Property code: 59637

Perfectly positioned to explore the delights of Castle Douglas on foot. Enjoy a dip in the private hot tub and relax on the balcony and admire the views over Carlingwark Loch, Screel and Bengairn hills.

This friendly and thriving historic market town known as Scotland’s ‘Food Town’ is full of hidden surprises and fantastic scenery. It boasts numerous eateries, selection of pubs and has a unique shopping experience with an array of speciality shops. Visit the historic Threave Castle situated on an island in the River Dee. Galloway Activity Centre, located on the banks of Loch Ken offers a great choice of water sports and activities including a climbing tower with zipwire, laser tag and archery. Explore The Galloway Forest Park and the fantastic Red Kite Trail. Enjoy dark sky stargazing, with the area awarded the status of being one of only four "Dark Sky Parks" in the western world.  Both the Cocoa Bean Chocolate Factory and Cream of Galloway visitor centre are a short drive away and offer an excellent day out for all of the family!

Entering the reverse-level stylish house from the front enclosed patio into the hallway and through to the light and bright super-king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a twin on request). This room has a wall mounted TV/DVD, iPod docking station and French doors leading out to the enclosed patio area with private hot tub. Followed by the lovely stylish bathroom with a shower over the bath and WC. Next is the pretty twin zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request) with iPod docking station and wall mounted TV/DVD. Completing the ground floor is the utility area located under the stairs with a washer/dryer. Heading up the stairs you are met with the spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner area. The lounge with wonderful balcony has full length bi-folding doors and enjoys magnificent views over Carlingwark Loch. Perfect place to relax and enjoy a good film on the TV, or to listen to your favourite music on the iPod docking station. The kitchen area is well-equipped with electric oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge/ freezer and microwave with dining area, ideal for romantic and family gatherings. Also, on this floor is the stylish shower room with shower and WC.

Venturing outside to the fully enclosed rear patio with a lovely private hot tub to enjoy. To the front of the property is the small enclosed garden with table and chairs, bike store and BBQ. With the large balcony on the first floor with seating area perfect for al fresco dining and to admire the stunning views over the Loch and beyond. There is off-road parking available for two cars directly in front of the property.   For larger parties, both Loch Carlingwark Lodge and Lodge 2 can be booked together, they are adjoining properties and both the patio and balconies have interconnecting gates to allow access between the two properties.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made up as a twin on request) and 1 twin zip-and-link (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request)
  • 1 bathroom and 1 shower room
  • Private Hot Tub
  • Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, and microwave
  • Utility area with washer/dryer
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 small dog welcome (no larger than a terrier) not permitted in bedrooms
  • Shops, pubs and restaurants within walking distance
  • Bike storage available
  • TV and iPod docking station in lounge, TV/DVD and iPod docking stations in both bedrooms
  • Charcoal BBQ available

 

This is a fabulous base for up to four guests looking to explore this wonderful part of the Scottish countryside, with the beautiful Galloway Forest Park (15.5 miles) and the stunning coastline of the Solway Firth (13 miles) within easy reach. The lodge is set within the pretty 18th century market town of Castle Douglas which is a renowned Food Town with approximately fifty businesses producing or selling local food and drink. The Stewartry Agricultural Show takes place each August, and the town is a fantastic base for a variety of pursuits including walking, cycling and golf. You can also go boating on Carlingwark Loch, sample the wares at Sulwath Brewery (0.5 miles) or explore the beautiful Threave Garden and Estate (1.5 miles) and the 14th century Threave Castle on the River Dee (4 miles). Other local attractions include Bainloch Deer Park (13 miles), the Galloway Kite Trail (6 miles) and Galloway Activity Centre on the shores of Loch Ken (10.5 miles) which has a wide variety of activities for all the family including a climbing tower with zipwire, laser tag, archery and sailing. Heading south you can explore the Solway Firth, or visit bustling towns including Kirkcudbright (11 miles) and Dumfries (18 miles).

This property is personally managed by Gavin.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 13 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.9
Overall equipment
4.8
Overall comfort
5
Overall location
4.5

Reviewed by W 7th September 2019

The view over the loch was outstanding,

Reviewed by Brenda 13th July 2019

Beautifully finished holiday home with fantastic views over park and loch. Lovely welcome with fresh flowers on table, food starter pack of local produce in kitchen with milk & a cake in the fridge. What more can you ask.

Reviewed by Paul 6th July 2019

Great location for eating out and exploring the surrounding area

Reviewed by Lynn 4th May 2019

Was very impressed coffee, tea,milk etc and a beautiful cake on arrival thank you

Reviewed by Richard 27th April 2019

Property was lovely. Ideal location. Very nicely presented and very clean. Had a great outlook onto the loch. Used the hot tub a couple of times which was a nice bonus.

Reviewed by Katharine 13th April 2019

Hot tub and location makes it special.

Reviewed by Candice 6th April 2019

Lovely comfortable home from home holiday rental with great views of nearby loch. Great location for shops and cafes. Nearby park and skate park ideal for kids too. Recommended.

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Wonderful lounge area with full length doors leading out the balcony
Step outside onto the balcony area, perfect for al fresco dining
Private hot tub and courtyard
Relax on the comfy sofas after a day out exploring the local area
Enjoy dining in around the dining table with room for everyone
Well-equipped kitchen perfect for cooking up a storm
Stylish and contemporary shower room
Super-king-size bedroom with TV/DVD and plenty of storage
Enjoy a good night's in the comfy super-king-size bed
Stylish bathroom with double headed shower
Twin bedroom with TV/DVD and french doors leading out to the hot tub
Show 6 moreRelax and unwind in the private hot tub

Location

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1 more property at this location

Loch Carlingwark Lodge 2

Loch Carlingwark Lodge 2

Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2

£612 - £1062

To arrange group bookings across one or more of these properties, call our team to check availability and book.

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