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Rowan Lodge At Bengairn

Castle Douglas (9.5mls SE), 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
Working farm
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Romantic
Family friendly
Log Cabin / Lodge
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Stylish bespoke luxurious lodge perfect for families or a romantic getaway
  • Enjoy a dip and relax in the wonderful private hot tub and admire the splendid loch and countryside views
  • Explore the magnificent Solway Firth boasting 200 miles of spectacular coastline
Property code: 77838

Luxurious stylish lodge with a fantastic private hot tub and beautiful loch and countryside scenery to enjoy, located in wonderful rural area on a large family run farm working farm close to Auchencairn

Snuggling within wonderful countryside on the banks of the bonnie Bengairn Loch on a 1000acre working beef and sheep farm. Within walking distance to the coastal village of Auchencairn with restaurant, shop and post office, café and the Solway Firth boasting 200 miles of spectacular coastline. The bustling market town of Castle Douglas (Scotland’s Food Town), Dalbeattie and the Artists Town of Kirkcudbright are all within easy reach. Explore the Galloway Forest Park, home to the first Dark Sky Park in Europe. For wildlife and bird enthusiasts enjoy a trip to the RSPB Ken Dee Marshes and explore the red kite trail. Galloway Activity Centre located on banks of Loch Ken offers a great choice of water sports and activities. Close to some amazing mountain biking tracks including the world class 7 Stanes.

Stepping inside this luxurious single storey stylish lodge, to the hall vestibule perfect place to store your outdoor clothing, through to the spacious open-plan light and bright lounge/kitchen/diner. The lounge has comfy sofas, Smart TV, Bluetooth speaker and an electric wood burner. Perfect to relax and unwind looking through the floor to ceiling windows with French doors leading out to the enclosed balcony with private hot tub, enjoying magnificent loch views over the beautiful Bengairn Loch. The dining area has a large dining table with comfortable seating perfect for romantic or family gatherings and to admire the spectacular loch and countryside views. The bespoke stylish kitchen is the perfect place for cooking up a storm with electric oven and gas hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, washer/dryer, Tassimo coffee machine and a handy dishwasher. There is a lovely twin zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made into a super king-size on request) with access to the patio, beautiful loch and countryside views, Smart TV and a stylish en-suite shower room with WC. Finally completing the accommodation is the beautiful king-size bedroom, also with access to the patio, a Smart TV with wonderful loch and countryside views and stylish en-suite shower room with shower and WC.

Venturing outside onto the large patio area you will find the wonderful private hot tub with magnificent loch views over the beautiful Bengairn loch. There is also a seating area with comfortable table and chairs, perfect for al fresco dining and lazy evening star gazing. Or relax in front of the roaring fire pits and enjoy the wonderful loch views, perhaps with a wee dram, some good local ale or a nice glass of wine. There is ample private off-road parking next to the lodge and there is also an electric car charging point and secure bike storage available

  • Please note that the minimum stay is 3 nights
  • 2 bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 twin zip-and-link (which can be made into a super king-size on request)
  • 2 en-suite showers rooms with WCs
  • Electric oven, microwave, gas hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, and Tassimo coffee machine
  • Smart TV and Bluetooth speaker in the lounge and Smart TVs in both bedrooms
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Private hot tub – Bathrobes and towels provided
  • Enclosed balcony with seating area
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Electric car charging point and secure bike storage
  • The property is eco friendly with solar panels
  • Working farm activities– help feed the lambs in the spring. Watch the sheep dogs work. Explore the farm around the established tracks and enjoy guided farm tours pre booking directly with owners
  • Beach, restaurant, café and shop within walking distance
  • Perfect for star gazing on clear nights
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00 unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 1 dog allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week

Gavin Grant

This property is personally managed by Gavin.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 42 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Amanda 24th September 2022

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What an amazing place. The lodge and the location are outstanding. The owners are so welcoming. We loved walking through the farm on our morning dog walk and chatting with farmer and so interesting throughout the day, seeing some of the daily goings on of farm life. The Welcome pack on arrival which included some homemade produce was a lovely touchRead more. Some beautiful walks close by and great to have a really well stocked shop in the village. We absolutely loved this place. Would highly recommend. Hide

Reviewed by Lynda 17th September 2022

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Stunning location with amazing views. Very welcoming and friendly hosts. Ideal restful holiday to totally relax.

Reviewed by Judy 3rd September 2022

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Reviewed by Sarah 20th August 2022

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Just lovely. Fabulous well equipt lodge in a stunning setting. Loads to do locally and a bit further afield. 100% recommend. We will miss those views

Reviewed by David 13th August 2022

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Reviewed by Julie 23rd July 2022

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Absolutely stunning inside and out! We were made to feel very welcome by Fiona and Robin. On arrival there was a wonderful box of treats, flowers and lovely products for use. If you like the quiet life, country walks and wildlife this is the perfect place for you.

Reviewed by Elaine 16th July 2022

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What a fabulous cottage, location and welcome from our hosts Fiona & Robin - the eye catching view at the entrance to the cottages took your breath away every time you came to it a wonderful welcome pack awaited us in a sunning immaculate cottage with everything you would need and more - made all the more welcome by not being apparent that other doRead moregs had stayed there before which is a real bonus for me as sometimes it feels although dog friendly some cottage show the wear and tear from dogs- fab Hide

Reviewed by David 9th July 2022

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Lovely well appointed lodge in a beautiful peaceful location. Thoroughly enjoyed the week.

Reviewed by Fergus 2nd July 2022

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Fantastic place to stay excellent Accomodation.The view are amazing . We wouldnt hesitate to book again and give our break a 5 star .

Reviewed by LYNN 28th May 2022

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Reviewed by James 14th May 2022

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Really lovely lodge on a peaceful wee loch with an abundance of wildlife to watch. Very cosy and well equipped with very comfortable beds. Hosts lovely and helpful. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We'll be back!

Reviewed by James 30th April 2022

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Overall a fantastic place to stay.

Reviewed by David 16th April 2022

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A wonderful cottage in a peaceful and tranquil location. Perfect for unwinding. The owners are attentive without being intrusive and keen that our holiday was all that it could be. Dumfries and Galloway is stunning and well worth a visit! We loved it so much we have already booked our return stay!

Reviewed by Lynne 9th April 2022

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Hosts and accommodation were fantastic! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Rowan lodge and would recommend to friends and family

Reviewed by Alison 5th March 2022

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Beautiful 5* accommodation, lovely tranquil setting, able to relax and admire nature at its best. Hosts were extremely friendly and helpful. Farmyard viewing ended up with seeing a lamb being born. Good location to see the sights of Galloway.

Reviewed by Kerry 10th February 2022

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Fiona and Robin were excellent hosts and we felt valued as customers. The cottage was an excellent standard with everything we needed and more.

Reviewed by Hannah 4th February 2022

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We had a fabulous holiday. The lodge was so comfortable and well equipped. Fiona and her family could not have been more friendly and helpful when we needed a few bits for the children and it made our trip very relaxing to know we were being looked after. We loved the beautiful views over the loch and saw so many birds and even some deer. Despite sRead moreome stormy days, we had lovely trips to Torr Point (very near) and Mull of Galloway (much further). Thank you Fiona & family for a lovely holiday Hide

Reviewed by Ian 8th January 2022

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What a gem of a place: spent a perfect 4 nights enjoying the peace, the views and the stars from the hot tub

Reviewed by Annemarie 12th December 2021

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Reviewed by Richard 6th December 2021

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Fantastic rural retreat cannot recommend enough , literally cant wait to return . We stayed in Rowan lodge with our young dog - everything was thought out to the last detail to make our stay the best right down to dog treats , dog blankets , poo bags and opposite our lodge on a fence a dog waste bin . For those who need it the Wi-Fi was excellent ,Read more not easy in rural settings . Fiona and Robin are the perfect hosts and deserve all the success their hard work brings Hide

Reviewed by Zoe 4th December 2021

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The most beautiful location and such a gorgeous lodge. Very well kept, extremely cosy and homely! Would 100% recommend and will definitely be back. Fiona the owner could not have been more pleasant and helpful. Thank you!

Reviewed by Claire 27th November 2021

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Bengairn lodges are fabulous! The owners have thought of everything, all equipment and furnishings are top quality. The views are out of this world with a view from the lodges that constantly changes. The surrounding area has good walks, beaches and lovely towns and villages. We had a great week and came home fully recharged!

Reviewed by Danielle 22nd November 2021

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The cottage/lodge is perfect. It is finished to a high end with all you could possibly need during your stay. The owners are lovely with nothing too much trouble. The location is perfect to get away from it all. I'll miss waking up every morning to that wonderful view across the Loch.

Reviewed by Anne 8th November 2021

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We stayed at Rowan Lodge and absolutely loved it. The lodge was spotless, comfortable and fully equipped with everything you would need for the perfect stay. The view from the floor to ceiling windows was exceptional and we loved looking over the very picturesque Loch. Fiona, the owner, was very welcoming and helpful and we loved the very personal Read moretouch as there was the most delicious chocolate cake, a bottle of prossecco, chocolates and beautiful fresh flowers awaiting us on arrival. Hide

Reviewed by Aileen 6th November 2021

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We had a great break at the lodges. The location was stunning, so peaceful. The lodges were beautiful. High quality fixtures and fittings & extremely comfortable beds. The weather wasnt the best but there were three TVs In each lodge with Netflicks etc to keep us entertained. We enjoyed the hot tub and roasting marshmallows at the fire pit. Our hosRead morets, Fiona and Robin were so friendly & helpful. A big thank you to Fiona for putting up decorations in one lodge for our sons special birthday. Hide

Reviewed by Kelly 30th October 2021

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Dog Friendly 5* Lodge. Views over the Loch are stunning. A serene, tranquil and relaxing break away from everyday stresses. Fiona and Robin are perfect hosts and certainly go the extra mile for a home from home stay. The Lodge is well thought out and provides extra touches like dog biscuits, dog blanket, torch and the Welcome Pack for humans is a bRead moreonus with homemade treats. Bengarin Country Lodges feels exclusive with hot tub and fire pit. Nature's paradise. Medicine for the soul. Hide

Reviewed by Sharon 16th October 2021

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Wonderful accommodation. Beautiful location and lovely owners. Perfect relaxing holiday.

Reviewed by Carol 2nd October 2021

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Excellent lodge. Accommodation and location perfect. Robin and Fiona were perfect hosts. We had a great time despite the weather! Will return.

Reviewed by Judith 25th September 2021

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Lovely modern and very comfortable accommodation in an excellent location overlooking a small loch. Good base for exploring the area, and also lots to see on and around the loch too. The welcome hamper was a bonus. Would highly recommend.

Reviewed by Robert 18th September 2021

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We spent an excellent restful week in this holiday accommodation. The unit was clean, comfortable and very well equipped. The unit had splendid views across the lake and although we did not know the surrounding area well, we found plenty to do and interesting places to visit. The owners, Fiona & Robin, were extremely attentive and helpful in resolvRead moreing any minor issues we had to ensure we had an excellent stay. The welcome pack on our arrival was also very helpful and generous. Hide

Reviewed by Lindsey 21st August 2021

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Reviewed by Emily 14th August 2021

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Amazing lodge, absolutely stunning location

Reviewed by Rachel 7th August 2021

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Fantastic find beautiful lodge amazing setting. With such friendly and helpful hosts. Definitely will return

Reviewed by Jane 31st July 2021

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The lodge was absolutely perfect. So well thought out and equipped. Wouldnt change anything. We would highly recommend Bengairn lodges. Described as luxury and they really are.

Reviewed by mm 19th June 2021

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Spent a very relaxing week at this lovely luxury Lodge. The views were stunning and the wild life were a pleasure to watch. The lodge was very comfortable and well equipped. Fiona and Robin were excellent hosts. They left a lovely hamper and fresh flowers for our arrival and Treast and a nice soft towel for our Jenifer dog. The setting for this lodRead morege is just so perfect. We will be back. Hide

Reviewed by Dee 5th June 2021

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If you enjoy 5* accommodation, peaceful surroundings and a variety of wildlife this is perfect. Very clean, well equipped, comfy beds. We were made to feel very welcome and the owners were amazing. Would definitely recommend.

Reviewed by Lucas 29th May 2021

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We had a wonderful holiday. The standard of accommodation, the gorgeous location and the care and attention from Fiona and Robin (the owners) were wonderful. The lodge was tucked away overlooking a loch with various bird life and wildlife to entertain us. It was easy access to the coast and countryside around. Just lovely.

Reviewed by Linda 22nd May 2021

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Outstanding accommodation. Have been to many 5 star lodges but this is now number one on our list. The lodge, the view the hosts could not be improved. The facilities in the lodge are first class with good WiFi and TVs in every room but not really needed as just constantly looked at the breathtaking scenery from the comfort of the hot tub or sittinRead moreg on the sofa or lying in bed. Will be back to explore a bit more of the area and try some more of the local restaurants. Hide

Reviewed by Norma 15th May 2021

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Reviewed by Scott 8th May 2021

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The Bengairn Country Lodges are situated in a fabulous location. The internal layout of the lodges is excellent for families and having a hot tub and Netflix all included was great. Woke up to a stunning view every morning looking out to the loch. The beds are so comfy, and everything was taken care of by the owner. We will definitely be booking upRead more to stay here again, would give this property 5 stars. Hide

Reviewed by James 1st May 2021

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Lovely lodge in an idyllic situation - very peaceful and lots of birdlife. The lodge is beautifully finished and lovely and cosy. The beds are really comfortable, and both bedrooms have a fantastic loch view. The hot tub was a real bonus, and everything scrupulously clean. The owner, Fiona, is really helpful and friendly. Despite inclement weather,Read more the stay was lovely. We'll be back! Hide

Reviewed by Karthik 26th April 2021

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Wow! A luxury, relaxing and a much needed getaway after all the lockdowns and also after becoming parents recently. Beautiful cottage with lovely views, gorgeous location, facilities and many things to explore nearby. Excellent hospitality from Fiona and we hope to return sometime in the near future.

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