Holiday Lodge 2 bedrooms sleeps upto 4,High Spec Self Catering Garden & Parking
Mrs Louise Nixon
About Mrs Louise Nixon
I am married (30 years) have a grown up Son and a Labrador Retriever named Zac ! I love holidays abroad especially Cruises and peaceful breaks at my Lodge in Scotland with country and coastal walks. I love walking my dog Zac and he also loves going on his holidays at Heron Lodge. I am a keen gardener and love pottering around and attending my plants ! I also have another hobby of making mohair Bears which I make as presents for family and friends for their Special Occasions! I also take pride in my rental business and ensure a warm welcome for all my guests whom stay @ Heron Lodge!
Mrs Louise Nixon purchased this Lodge in 2006
Why Mrs Louise Nixon chose Dumfries
This was purchased from my Aunt and Uncle whom owned Cairnyard House and developed the grounds into a small private holday lodge site. For many years we had visited and stayed with them and loved the friendly area of Dumfries and Galloway. The lodge being an ideal selfcatering base, for a peaceful and enjoyable time to spend with family and friends, giving time to unwind and relax from the hectic pace of everyday life! There is so much to offer for everyone of all ages, lots to see and do for small families, teenage families, mature couples alike!
What makes this Lodge unique
Peaceful rural setting with breath taking views of Mabie Forest. High end Self Catering Holiday Lodge Sleeps 4 People. Brand new Modern Bathroom completed with large Walk In Shower tiled for. 2018 Season. Heron Lodge located within good 4G coverage for use of own mobile data access. New Carpets throughout Lodge for 2018 Season. Can be Rented Any Time of Year. Spacious , with modern comfort and style - Cosy and Warm in Winter. Ideal Self Catering Base in which to explore the Dumfries and Galloway Area, lots to see and do. Take up your hobby and interest, like Mountain Biking (7 Staines closeby) Fishing,Bird Watching,Walking, Historial Places of interest,Robert Burns, castles and manors. Great place for small familes, lots to see and so Mabie Farm Park. Award winning Organic Farm Shop Loch Arthur 1 mile away and Kilnford Farm Shop for Organic Meats.
Check-in: 3:30 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
Strictly No smoking allowed inside Heron Lodge
Well behaved Pet Dog accepted.
Minimum age of primary renter:23
Please ensure Kitchen Equipment and Appliances are left Clean and everything put away in rightful place. Patio furniture & BBQ put away clean on use.
Pet Dog not allowed on furniture or in bedroom areas. No puppies.
WiFi- use is for guests to browse the web / emails. Gaming downloads, streaming, You Tube or any Heavy Data usage will block the internet facility.
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Fantastic accommodation would highly recommend.
There was no hassle at all with renting the lodge and we couldn’t ask for anything better.
Thank you for your review of Heron Lodge...
Glad you had an enjoyable and comfortable stay accordingly.
Hope to see you for a return future stay soon.
Heron Lodge Owner
September in Dumfries
This is a great lodge, comfortable, cosy, very clean and a real home from home. We would happily visit again.
Thank you for your review of Heron Lodge....As always you will indeed find Heron Lodge very clean and comfortable with a home from home feel during our guests stay.
Heron Lodge would indeed love to welcome you for another future stay.
Heron Lodge Owner
Great. Many thanks
Lovely lodge - relaxing break.
Really lovely lodge with super little garden. Lots to do nearby.
Thank you for your review of Heron Lodge....
Glad to see you had a lovely holiday break......and please feel free to return again for another stay.
Heron Lodge owner
well appointed Heron Lodge
Well stocked, well furnished. We personally found the bed & 3 piece suite rather low, apart from that everything fine.
Thank you for your review of Heron Lodge.....
The suite and beds are all standard height........
Please feel free to enjoy a return visit anytime....
Heron Lodge Owner
Property was lovely and is quiet location, everything needed was in the property.
Glad you had a lovely stay @ Heron Lodge and hope to see you return for another future stay soon.
Thank you for your review.
Heron Lodge Owner
7 Stanes Mountain Bike Routes, Forest bike trails- Mabie forest, Dalbeattie and Ae. Fine Golf courses- Floodlit Golf Driving Range located a few minutes drive. Great Coastal, Forest and Local Walks. Fishing. Horse Riding. Great place for bird watching. Beaches & Gardens. Castles and Historical places of interest- Home of Robert Burns Heritage Trail, Local Arthur Award Winning Organic Farm Shop and Tearoom, Abbey village and Sweetheart Abbey, Drumlanrigg Castle, Rockliffe, Kippford, Sandyhills coastal villages Gretna Green village and Outlet Shopping.
Local Shops, Supermarkets, Banks,Pubs, Restaurants within a few minutes drive-Dumfries located within a 5 miles or Dalbeattie 6 miles.
Direct site access to Mabie Forest -7 Stanes Mountain Biking-pick up Orange (Dark Side) and Purple route from farm track on site or 3 miles to car park of Mabie forest. Dalbeattie 5 miles 7 Stanes forest trails.
Kippford Village for coastal walks, pub/restaurant / Rockcliffe for coastal walks and beach access. Larger sandy beach at Sandyhills great for families and Dogs.
Dumfries town:- Robert Burns Trail. Museums. Camera Obscura. Shopping Centre. DG One with leisure /olympic pool /sides and flumes /sauna and steam rooms also Ice Rink. Caerlaverock Castle & Bird Sanctuary nearby. Towerwood Golfing Range 2 miles (floodlit). Gretna Green within 30 minutes drive.
Drumlanrig Castle- great day out for all the family, visit the castle and grounds, various events throughout the year / farmers market and also bike hire with extensive grounds to explore for the day.
Other Activities: Towerwood -Golf Driving range floodlit 2 miles away
Golf: Located 5 miles from Dumfires............where you will find numerous golf courses in Dumfires town along with many in the surrounding area like Dalbeattie /Southerness / Colvend /Kipford.
You will find a book at Heron Lodge with all contact details for any golf course in the area.