OWL COTE was totally refurbished during late 2011; this former stone built Byre is situated 200m from the seafront at Carrick, near Gatehouse of Fleet. The shore is suitable to launch small dinghy craft and canoes with beautiful clear water and sand – perfect for picnics , walking on and the odd sandcastle or two!
A luxuriously furnished 3 bedroomed self catering house,set within 3/4 acres of coastal grounds. Every modern convenience is provided, including SKY TV with full Sports and Movie channels. Both bedrooms also have their own TVs with Freeview and a DVD, CD and ipod dock is available in several rooms. There is a fantastic 10′ glass balcony at first floor level from the sittingroom which gives breath taking views of the Solway coast. A vast collection of DVDs, games and books are all there for guests to enjoy. Additionally, a new Ships Telescope is on hand to watch the wildlife and to enjoy the world sailing by.
Both en-suite bathrooms have underfloor heating and top quality Goose and Duck Down dual season Duvets are complimented by beautiful linens. There is an additional downstairs cloakroom as well a good cupboard for storage. The Kitchen is equipped for 8 – 10 guests and has appliances such as a microwave, juicer, bread maker, magimix and picnic sets. Dishwasher and full washing facilities are also available.
Owl Cote has a wonderful large coastal garden as well as an enclosed pond. Dogs are welcome.
New June 2014: The Bird’s Nest: a luxurious 600 sq ft Bothy has been completed, which can be rented as additional space to Owl Cote, or as a separate luxury hideaway. Minimum of three nights, it sleeps 2 – new website appearing shortly! Sorry but no dogs or children at The Birds Nest. Please enquire for availability.