Key Holiday Home Information:Dog-Friendly, up to 2 dog(s) welcome by arrangement.
Nearest Airport and Railway Station: Sanquhar.
Nearest city or town: Biggar, approximately 20 miles away.
Type of self-catering holiday: Holilday Home .
Short Breaks and weekend breaks: 2/3 & 4 Nights Availble B&B
Whatever the occasion, whether it be a reunion with friends, a hen party, a birthday, an anniversary celebration or a family holiday, this large holiday house in Dumfries and Galloway is a great place to stay, set in a small village next to beautiful scenery, just an hour's drive from both Glasgow and Edinburgh. Inside, the cosy lounge with its warming woodburner is the ideal place to relax and is complemented by a large roomy living area ideal for entertaining and parties with a bar, lounge area and dining table to seat 22. The large stylish kitchen makes for easy group self-catering. For a truly relaxing holiday there is a sauna and a hot tub can also be hired. There are 7 bedrooms (3 of which have en-suite facilities). See our website for more details of the layout of the accommodation and what this large holiday house has to offer, either for a short break or longer stay. The perfect peaceful setting for birthday celebrations, Hens, family holidays or weekend get- together. We also offer Bed & Breafast during the week subject to avilability.
Entertainment and/or Leisure Facilities on Offer: Hot Tub , Sauna , Jacuzzi
Flexible changeover day: Yes
Recommended Attractions near Wanlockhead: Museum of Lead Mining The ore-field around Wanlockhead is the most important lead-zinc and mineral deposit in Scotland. The award-winning Lead Mining Museum is only 2 minutes walk from the house. It has a mine, cottages and library tour and you can also try your hand at panning for gold! The museum has a small shop and great cafe, for coffees or lunch. Group discounts available Drumlanrig Castle, 20 minutes drive from Wanlockhead, is set within the Queensberry Estate and is the home of the Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry. Narrow Gauge Railway - Leadhills The Leadhills and Wanlockhead Railway is Britain’s highest narrow gauge adhesion railway, reaching 1500feet above sea level. New Lanark World Heritage Site A great day trip is New Lanark World Heritage Site, about 30 mins drive away just next to Lanark. New Lanark is a fully restored 18th Century Cotton Mill village with an award winning visitor centre and various exhibitions. It is also next to the Falls of Clyde, where a short forest walk leads to spectacular waterfalls.
Good places to visit near Wanlockhead: Moffat is another nearby town, about 35 minutes drive away. It is the home of the famous ‘Moffat Toffee’ and it has a lovely river walk, playpark, boating pond, shops, cafes, pubs/restaurants etc. The town of Biggar is also only about 25 minutes drive away where there is a good golf course, play-park, puppet theatre and museums as well as lots of lovely shops, cafes and pubs.More about the Location:
Good places to eat near Wanlockhead: The Wanlockhead Inn is the village pub, it is warm and friendly and as you would expect serves all the usual beverages. They also do good value food, served until 8pm. The hotel in Leadhills, the next village to Wanlockhead about a mile and a half away, The Hopetoun Arms offers a friendly welcome and good food and drink. Blackaddie Country House Hotel - Sanquhar In Sanquhar, about 15 minutes drive away, there is a lovely hotel/restaurant Blackaddie Country House Hotel, Telephone 01659 50270 The Nithsdale is located in the Royal Burgh of Sanquhar. A small town in Dumfries & Galloway. Telephone 01659 50133, There is a great restaurant/bar in Coulter, on the way to Biggar about 20 minutes drive away. The Mill Inn can be contacted on 01899 220950 The Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant 101 High Street Biggar, South Lanarkshire, Telephone 01899 220801 Highly Recommended, Advanced booking advised. Have been know to delivery.
Short Breaks: Yes, minimum 2 nights
|Price Banding Period||Weekly Price||Changeover day||Min Stay & Short Breaks Information||Short Break Nightly Rates From|
|01 Oct 2017 - 23 Dec 2017||2,100.00 GBP||Weekends and Mid Weeks||350 GBP||595 GBP|
|07 Jan 2018 - 22 Dec 2018||2,100.00 GBP||Weekends and Mid Weeks||400 GBP||595 GBP|
|24 Dec 2018 - 27 Dec 2018||2,700.00 GBP||Weekends and Mid Weeks||600 GBP||595 GBP|
|31 Dec 2018 - 03 Jan 2019||2,700.00 GBP||Weekends and Mid Weeks||600 GBP||595 GBP|
|07 Jan 2019 - 22 Dec 2019||2,300.00 GBP||Weekends and Mid Weeks||425 GBP||725 GBP|