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Heron Lodge.......set in a lovely peaceful,rural location on the edge of Mabie Forest.......a tranquil and peaceful location surrounded by beautiful countryside with views of hills and Mabie Forest.

This luxury lodge is privately owned and can accommodate 4 guests in comfort with all modern amenities. Set in the former grounds of Cairnyard House on an uncommercialised site. Located 5 miles from Dumfries town on the A711 (Dumfries and Dalbeattie Road) and 1 mile before Beeswing village.

Take a relaxing weeks break either to take in the surrounding countryside and area or venture out and about to explore historical places of interest....take time out to persue your hobbies or interests like fishing..bird and horse riding.

HERON LODGE accommodating 4 guests in large and spacious rooms......
Bedrooms:- 1 Double Bedroom (10'X10') with lovely pine double bed, and pine wardrobes and cabinates.
1 Twin Bedded room (10'X10') with two single beds, and pine wardrobe and cabinates.

Modern Bathrom (6'X5') with bath and shower over,sink and toilet.

Porch Area (6'X5') with cloaks area, electric coin meter located. Open plan Living Room (16'X10') with sofa and arm chairs, LCD flat screen T.V. and DVD player, CD/Radio.

Dining Kitchen (11'X8') with modern electrical appliances,Integrated Dishwasher,Oven,Hob,Fridge/Freezer, Washer/Dryer and self contained with all crockery,cutlery,glassware,cooking utensils and pans. Toaster,Kettle,Microwave etc. Dining table and 4 chairs.

The Living Room has large patio doors opening out over lovely countryside views with verandah decking and patio furniture for al-fresco dining.Patio table and four chairs.

The Lodge is fully insulated and Double Glazed, with full electric heating throughout, ensuring comfort for early/late season holidays or winter breaks.

Parking for two cars at side of lodge.

HERON LODGE......Things to do places of interest to visit
GRETNA GREEN....Located 30 minutes drive away. Making HERON LODGE an ideal base for a quiet relaxing "Honeymoon break"

GRETNA GATEWAY DESIGNER SHOPPING OUTLET.....Located 30 minutes drive away,lots of designer shops like M&S, Reebok,Ralph Lauren etc........

GOLFING nearby: Southerness Championship course 3/5 day pass available. Kippford par 3 course.

MABIE FOREST.......Mountain bike trails, woodland walks. restaurant located.

SOLWAY COAST........within 15 minutes drive.

Beaches,gardens ,fishing,horse riding,water sports within 15 minutes drive.

CASTLES and HISTORICAL PLACES........Robert Burns trail and museum, Dumfries........Caerlaverock Castle and bird sanctuary ,located nearby.

DUMFRIES town for shopping, ice rink,swimming pool, Robert Burns trail and Camera Obsura with in 12 minutes drive.

Pubs and restaurants nearby at.........Kippford...Mabie and around Dumfries town....Solway coast route.


Beautiful self contained pine lodge, sleeping 4 guests, in a peaceful,setting overlooking Mabie Forest within easy access of Dumfries, Solway coast.


Property type: Lodge

Room details


2 bedrooms, sleeps 4

Bedroom 1: 1 Double bed
Bedroom 2: 2 Single beds

Additional beds:
1 double sofa bed located in Lounge
Room for 4 in the dining area
Room for 4 in the living area
1 bathroom, 1 Separate WC

Indoor facilities

Entertainment and IT:
CD player
DVD/Blu-ray player
TV Languages in Local
Heating and air con:
Central heating
Clothes drier
Iron / board
Pots / pans
Towels / linen
Washing machine

Outdoor facilities

Outside lighting
Private garden
Extra information (Electric Storage Heating (paid by coin meter. Electric Fire. Linen/Bedding provided. Breath taking views of Mabie Forest lovely peaceful countryside setting is view from Lodge. Towels are NOT provided. Guests to bring own.)


Suitable for
Pets (Pet Dog accepted by prior arrangment £15 per stay.)

Sports and activities

Boat Hire
Horse Riding
Sports Center
Water Skiing

Sights and attractions

Historic Site

Prices and availability

Last updated 06.01.2015

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Changeover days and minimum stays
Arrival date range Minimum stay (nights)
1st June 2015 to 30th September 2015 3

Discounts and extras


This property does not have any discounts set


Compulsory extras
Description Arrival dates Booking length or occupancy Price
Exit Clean All year N/A £30.00 per booking

Paid with booking

Optional extras
Description Arrival dates Booking length or occupancy Price
Pet Dog Stay All year N/A £15.00 per week

Paid with booking


This is the general location (within 1km of the property)

  • Nearest beach: 15km
  • Nearest bar: 4km
  • Nearest restaurant: 5km
  • Nearest supermarket: 5km
  • Edinburgh: 80km
  • Gretna Green: 30km
  • Dumfires town center: 5km


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1 out of 1 people recommend staying here
The property was clean and well maintained. It had all the essentials plus more. The DVD player came in useful on the rainy days. The bedrooms were comfy and excellent. We would definitely return to this property.
2 other reviews
We had a lovely stay at Heron Lodge, will return very clean and well equipped lodge. Mrs Taylor.
Fabulous Self Catering Lodge with everything supplied........only the toothbrush to pack. Eddie Boggis.


About the owner
We have been renting this property for the last 3 years.......we have a guest book that has been filled with lovely comments from past clients. We are pleased we have many returning clients to our property. They comment in particular how clean and well equipped the lodge is. We like all our clients to be happy and feel at home in our property and pride ourselves in providing a lovely well equipped self catering property for this purpose.
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