Beckhead Cottage offers the ultimate country living experience. Set in a delightful location in the diverse region that is Dumfries and Galloway surrounded by trees, enclosing two lovely secluded gardens. From here you can watch the many farmland birds and enjoy nature at its best. Bubbling by is the Beckhead “burn”, were there may be the chance to see the occasional otter. Sitting in the garden, all you will hear is birdsong, farm animals, the the bubbling burn.
Inside, the traditional farm cottage has been transformed into a stylish, country themed living space with a unique character.
The two delightful en suite bedrooms are designed for comfort, both bathrooms are equipped with power rain head showers and mood lighting. We provide soft, fresh towels and toiletries for your comfort.
Beckhead Cottage has an open plan kitchen and dining room where the family can socialize and enjoy cooking and eating together. The kitchen is fully equipped with a dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer and microwave for your convenience.
The sitting room has a lovely open fire where you can enjoy the heat from home grown timber. Large comfy sofas to curl up in to watch a smart TV or the live stream wildlife camera where badgers and foxes are regular visitors.
A raised badger hide has been built opposite the cottage where guest at Beckhead can sit and watch the badgers .
Entry to the holiday cottage is any time after 4pm and key collection is pre arranged.
Full Terms & Conditions can be viewed in the Frequently Asked Questions section of the website.
Wi-fi which is adequate for browsing but is not very quick!
All linen and towels provided.
Starter pack of firewood provided, extra logs can be purchased as required.
2 Bedrooms both with ensuite
1 Double room and 1 twin room
Dining seating for 4
Lounge seating for 4
Enclosed gardens with outdoor seating for 4 with BBQ
Easy access to badger hide
Access to the cottage is all on the flat so is suitable for wheelchair access.
Happy Clients that have stayed at Beckhead Cottage
"Wonderful cottage, beautiful setting and great wildlife. Pup had a great time in the garden too. Nice touches in the bathrooms, good to supply things, dog bowls, washing up liquid, fire lighters etc. Thank you so much and we hope to return soon."The McGowans, West Kilbride
"Thank you for a lovely holiday. The cottage was like a home from home . We saw lots of birds we don’t get to see at home especially the woodpecker who brought much entertainment. Adam and Mita enjoyed feeding the lambs. Hope to see you again."Duncan Mita and Adam, Lincolnshire
Have had a lovely week-end. Cottage spotlessly clean, and comfortable. Michael and Shirley fabulous owners. So great to be allowed to look round the farm, seeing the little calves, lambs and of course “Tottie” the pig. Thanks for the eggs they were delicious.Brenda and Ian, West Lothian
"Lovely relaxing break over Valentines Week-end. Thank you for the flowers and wine!, we especially loved the free range eggs provided! The cottage is beautiful and we made very good use of the log fire. We will be back."Richard and Sophie, Newcastle
"hank you so much Shirley and Michael. Beckhead was everything we hoped it would be and more! The stunning location, beautiful scenery and friendly animals provided many wonderful memories. Beckhead Cottage is a haven for timeout from the “hustle and bustle” Thank you x."Donna Derek and Cowan, Australia