Exterior | Caerlaverock Cottages - Hollins Cottage, Caerlaverock, nr. Dumfries
Living room | Caerlaverock Cottages - Hollins Cottage, Caerlaverock, nr. Dumfries
  • Cottage
  • Caerlaverock near Dumfries
  • 29591

Caerlaverock Cottages - Hollins Cottage


out of 10

  • 4

  • 2

  • 1

  • 2

Enclosed Garden / Patio
Coast within 1 mile

A perfect escape in a rural setting yet close to Dumfries, ideal for a small family.

Ground Floor:
All on the ground floor.
Living room: With multi-fuel burner, Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player, iPod dock and wooden floor.
Kitchen: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer and tiled floor.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Wet room: With shower and toilet.

Air source heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for multi-fuel burner included. Travel cot and highchair available on request.

Enclosed lawned garden with patio and garden furniture. Grounds. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.

This delightfully situated, detached, holiday cottage has been renovated to a very good standard and is located within the national scenic area. It stands within a secluded garden and enjoy a delightful patio area within the walled area of the garden. The cottage, which is near Caerlaverock Castle, adjoins the famous Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve and is only ¼ mile from the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and, just down the road is the Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve made famous by BBC’s ‘Autumnwatch’. The county town of Dumfries is a short drive away providing a wide range of shops and places of interest. It makes an ideal base for exploring this wonderful area either by car, cycle or on foot and the Mabie Forest mountain bike tracks are close by, whilst the scenic Caerlaverock Estate has a network of paths to enjoy on the doorstep. Close to excellent salmon fishing on the River Nith and wildfowling on the National Nature Reserve. There are several excellent golf courses in the area including the championship course at Southerness. There are wonderful views over the Solway Coast towards the Lake District. The garden is well stocked having roses, shrubs and mature trees. Visit one of the three tearooms within five miles.
Hollins Cottage can be booked together with Blossom Cottage (27754) and Keepers Cottage (31312), which are located on the same road, Brankswood Cottage (31292), which is 1 mile away, and Fisherman Cottage (UK5343), which is 3 miles away, to accommodate up to 30 guests.


Accessible – Walk In Shower or Bath

Coastal within 1 mile

Cot Available - Cot

Cycle Store

Detached Property


Enclosed garden / patio

Garden or Patio

Highchair Available

Internet Connection

Romantic Getaways


Shower Cubicle

Washing Machine

Woodburning Stove


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • 2 pets allowed - charges apply

Car parking

  • On-site parking unavailable

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please

Overall holiday experience

Based on 4 reviews


out of 10

Value for money




Comfort and Equipment




Local amenities


Overall rating



  • Fife

  • Couple


out of 10

Once again we enjoyed our break at the cottage. A joy for our dogs and a great escape for us. We would highly recommend this cottage.

13 Dec 2021


  • Edinburgh

  • Family


out of 10

Great place, great location

26 Oct 2021


  • Sedgefield


out of 10

This cottage has had criticism in the past but we found it clean and comfortable; and in a lovely part of the world.

30 Jul 2021

Customer reviews

Other accommodation at this location