Self-Catering Holiday Cottage, Scotland

Self Catering Holiday Cottage in South West Scotland

When you want a self-catering holiday or short break in Scotland, Kirklauchline Holiday Cottage is the perfect place to get away from it all. You’ll stay in our 150 year old former Galloway crofter’s cottage which is comfortable, stylish and beautifully appointed. Enjoy a stunning sea view from the garden and from the front windows of our beautiful south facing holiday accommodation. Kirklauchline Cottage sleeps 4 people in one double bedroom and one twin. Pets are welcome too. Dumfries and Galloway has recently been voted BBC Countryfile Holiday Destination of the Year for 2015/16, visit us to explore and find out why our region has received this award. Contact Alison by or ring or text on 07824 770968 to book your next holiday in South West Scotland.

Kirklauchline Holiday Cottage

Our comfortable self-catering holiday cottage is in a peaceful rural location , just five minutes’ walk from the cliff tops, with stunning sea views across to Ireland and the Mountains of Mourne. Its tranquil setting makes it perfect for couples, families and friends who want to relax and unwind and get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. You may even see some of Kirklauchline’s other visitors which include roe deer, hares, buzzards, and much more. You can view some our visitors in our Wildlife Gallery.

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Dog friendly holiday accommodation

With a secure garden, Kirklauchline Holiday Cottage is ideal for pet owners. With walks from the doorstep and miles of sandy beaches waiting to be explored in and around Portpatrick and the Rhins of Galloway. We were recently awarded 5 stars for dog friendliness by the publishers of Your Dog Magazine as a Your Dog holiday accommodation and location.


Kirklauchline Cottage is just 3.5 miles from the pretty fishing village of Portpatrick in the Rhins of Galloway, South West Scotland. You can walk the coastal route from Kirklauchline Cottage to Portpatrick and enjoy the unrivalled sea views or take a very short drive to the village. There are a good choice of restaurants and bars in Portpatrick and the village is a popular tourist spot. Formerly a port for Northern Ireland, Portpatrick today is well known for its annual RNLI Portpatrick Lifeboat week, folk festival, wonderful sea fishing and boat trips and its stunning scenery.

Things to do in and around Portpatrick

Dumfries and Galloway is a popular holiday location with a wealth of tourist attractions and things to see and do. It’s a walking and cycling holiday paradise, ideal for fishing and golfing breaks or just for a spot of rest and relaxation. Visit the Mull of Galloway at Scotland’s most southerly point to climb a lighthouse and visit Scotland’s most exotic garden, Logan Botanic where palms and exotic plants flourish.The South West of Scotland is warmed by the gulf stream too so the climate is a lot warmer than you might expect!

Contact Alison to book your next holiday in the Rhins of Galloway, South West Scotland. You can make contact by , phone or text 07824 770968 for prices and availability. Check our late availability and special offers by clicking here. We’re looking forward to welcoming you to Kirklauchline Holiday Cottage.

We now have a holiday apartment available for holidays or short breaks. Number 7 Ninian’s Landing sleeps 2 guests and 1 dog and is located on the harbourside in the Isle of Whithorn. Visit our new website for more details, why not tag a few days at Number 7 on to your holiday at Kirklauchline?