Self-Catering in Kirkcudbright

Self catering holiday accommodation in Kirkcudbright

The Rookery

Attached to Glenholme Country House a self-contained holiday cottage which can accommodate families or groups of up to four people. Once the servants’ quarters now transformed into a light and spacious holiday home with two bedrooms (each with its own bathroom), a large combined lounge and dining room with an open fireplace, and fully-equipped kitchen. Visit the website

The Wellspring

The Wellspring at 57 St. Cuthbert Street in Kirkcudbright is an 18th century terraced townhouse comprising of four bedrooms and one bath on two levels. The house has been fully renovated in 2009 and is completely furnished. There are beds for seven adults. Two large bedrooms with king-sized beds and two smaller bedrooms, one with bunk beds and the other with a single bed. Visit the website

Baytree House

Baytree House is a beautiful and spacious Georgian townhouse conveniently located in the High Street, the historic heart of Kirkcudbright.  The house can accommodate up to x10 people in x5 bedrooms, 4 rooms have bathrooms en suite and 1 has a private bathroom. The dining room overlooks the pretty walled garden with seating and barbecue.
Booking and availability can be viewed on or call Sykes Cottages on 01244 500 579
Baytree House can be booked in conjunction with Baytree Garden Studio subject to availability. See or call 07730 638460

The Yellow Door

The Yellow Door is a lovingly restored two bedroomed cottage, down the historic Greengate Close, which runs off the High Street in the oldest part of Kirkcudbright. It is a pet friendly cosy cottage, which stands on the same wynd where artist EA Taylor and his illustrator wife Jessie M King lived. The cottage sleeps four and has its own garden at the bottom of the close. Tel: 0771 409 9382 Please visit the website

1 Gordon Place, Kirkcudbright

Luxury holiday accommodation in a traditional 2 storey cottage set in the artistic heart of the historic town. Recently redecorated and refurnished, this is an ideal cottage for a holiday in Kirkcudbright with all south west Scotland on the door step to explore. All the town’s excellent independent shops, restaurants and cafes are is within walking distance.
Further details and booking with Discover Scotland Holiday Cottages  or
contact at 1a Academy Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1AP T:01556 504030.

Mews Lane Cottage

Situated in a quiet mews in the heart of historic Kirkcudbright this cottage offers a very high standard of accommodation for up to four people. It is fully double-glazed and has gas central heating. All gas and electricity costs are included in the price. Bed linen and towels are also provided. The property is non-smoking. Sorry, pets are not allowed. There is private off street parking for one car and further free on-street parking nearby. A lockable store for bikes, golf clubs etc is available. Please contact 0754 0165 140 or email Isa on

13A High Street

Spacious yet comfortable and cosy traditional cottage sleeps 2 in king size bed. Situated in a quiet conservation area down one of Kirkcudbright’s famous closes yet just minutes walk from the town centre. Open all year and with sunny private outdoor seating area and full gas central heating the cottage makes an ideal base for a break whatever the weather. Pets welcome by arrangement. Visit the website

Castleview House

A beautifully renovated, former Masonic Lodge, Castleview House is perfectly situated, just minutes from the town, harbour and castle. Sleeping 8 adults + 2 children in 4 bedrooms, (3 luxury en-suites and 1 ground floor shower room), with lovely, spacious lounge and dining room and a superbly equipped kitchen. The sunny patio at the rear has direct access to the park. Please visit the website for images, more information and booking

57 High Street

With enclosed courtyard garden, No.57 is everything you could wish for in a holiday house. Described as an ‘oasis of calm’ on Kirkcudbright’s oldest street this stylish beautiful house on 3 floors, comfortably sleeps 3-5. A truly relaxing base from which to explore the delightful town, stunning coastline and surrounding countryside. Free wifi included. Please see website for more details

The Dairy House

The Dairy House offers 4-star self-catering holiday accommodation for up to four people. Once the dairy to a herd of milk cows, this spacious cottage now offers luxury holiday accommodation within Cannee Court, a small modern complex of houses and cottages formed by the conversion of redundant farm outbuildings, set high above the estuary of the River Dee.  If you have any enquiries or are interested in booking The Dairy House, please telephone us on 01557 330245.  See website for more details:-

The Old Fish House

The Old Fish House was built around the turn of the last century, and in the early 70’s, local artist and sculptor Tim Jeffs used the top part of the building as his studio. Recently, the fish house was converted into a residence of the highest standard. Internally, the layout is in a contemporary style with all moden comforts. Visit the website

9 Castle Gardens
This is an attractive Georgian town house, restored to a high standard, providing comfortable accommodation at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac facing McLellan’s Castle.  An added bonus is the glass extention to the rear, leading to a private garden.  Two double rooms (one ensuite) and one twin room plus a family bathroom.  Conveniently positioned in the centre of town and close to all amenities.  Tel. 01557 820 226 or Mob. 07881 488 087      –    Sorry No pets

Janevale is a traditional semi-detached cottage conveniently located within easy walking distance of Kirkcudbright town centre. The cottage accommodates up to 6 people and is comfortably furnished throughout with gas central heating included. At the rear is a lovely, secluded garden suitable for playing or relaxing. Well behaved pets are welcome and off road parking is available. Visit Website


Situated in picturesque Police Close, one of the many ancient closes leading off Kirkcudbright’s historic Old High Street. Two double rooms with kingsize beds, one twin room and one room with large bunk bed.  Visit the website

Millstones House

Millstones House is a bright and spacious modern architect designed house, built in 2005 with a traditional look and feel, in keeping with its neighbours in Millburn Street, one of the oldest streets in the centre of Kirkcudbright. Millstones is a three-bedroomed property sleeping from 2 to 6 people in comfort. Well behaved pets are welcome.  Visit the website

The Coach House

Recently renovated detached character cottage with garden, next to golf course and riverside walks. Quiet location a few minutes walk from the town centre. Off road parking. Nearest beach 2 miles. Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms and 2 bathrooms). See Website

Mimpy’s holiday house

Mimpy’s is a new holiday house in Kirkcudbright, freshly renovated by the Wilson twins – owners of The Old Fish House. The property has a large open plan lounge/kitchen with dining table, a gorgeous bathroom/wet room and 3 bedrooms – two doubles and a twin. All rooms are on ground level making it ideal for both young and old alike. It has also been designed to be wheelchair friendly.  If you would like to enquire about availability please send a message or call Anne on 07787 125746  See web page for more details

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Garden Cottage

Garden Cottage is a charming detached cottage with enclosed courtyard garden tucked off the High Street, sleeping four people upstairs in a twin and a double room. Downstairs a comfortable living space with sitting room, conservatory and two dining areas lead to the garden. With a lovely wooden staircase, cloakroom and second shower room (1 up and 1 down) it is a delight. visit the website

The Boathouse

Fantastic riverside setting, a newly renovated house all on one level. Sleeps 8 in 3 bedrooms all with river views and sofabed in studio with ensuite bathroom. Bright and spacious open plan kitchen, dining/sittingroom with doors opening onto jetty with outdoor furniture. Ideal for 2-family holiday as there’s plenty of room to spread out in 2 sittingrooms. New kitchen and bathrooms.  UK Holiday Homes listing

Stockman’s Cottage

Stockman’s Cottage is a Grade B listed farm cottage in the heart of the working farmyard of Cannee Farm. It is situated on the edge of Kirkcudbright and is easy walking distance to the town centre and all its attractions and amenities. The cottage can accommodate up to 5 people, children are welcome. Pets are welcome and there is a large enclosed garden with seating and a lockable bike shed.  Available for weekly booking or short stays. For more information and booking please visit

Mackenzie House

Enjoy dramatic views of MacLellan’s Castle, festive parades or the fishing fleet in the harbour. A spacious corner property with three bedrooms, sleeping 6, the light-filled, airy rooms on the upper two floors are warm, comfortable and full of character. Recently modernized kitchen/dining room and bathrooms are fitted to very high standards. The sunny walled garden offers a lovely place to sit. Visit the website

The Townhouse

Newly renovated period Georgian townhouse in the historic heart of town. Integrating many original features alongside modern comforts, sleeps up to 7 adults + cot. Comprises a large lounge, kitchen/diner, first floor family bathroom with shower, 1 double and 2 twin bedrooms, and attic level master bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom.Outside a small enclosed patio garden. Visit the website

Baytree Garden Studio

Baytree Garden Studio is situated through Palmer’s Close, just off the Old High Street, and in the gardens of Baytree House. It offers compact and secluded self-catering accommodation for a couple. A feature of the accommodation is a beautiful conservatory, overlooking the studio’s private & secluded colourful garden and patio area with BBQ. Visit the website | Phone 07730 638 460

Baytree Garden Studio can be booked in conjunction with Baytree House subject to availability to view visit or call Sykes Cottages on 01244 500 579

Peace Cottage

Peace Cottage is a charming one-bedroom cottage, centrally-located, off the old High Street. Once owned by the artist, E.A. Hornel, who used to rent it to visiting artist friends. Beautifully renovated, fully equipped, and simply but tastefully furnished with comfort in mind. Most suitable for two. Visit the website

Rattra Cottage

A traditional modernised cottage which sleeps 6 people. Situated at the end of a close in the historic heart of Kirkcudbright. Recently redecorated and refurnished, this is an ideal cottage for a holiday in Kirkcudbright. Everything in the town is within walking distance yet the property is quiet and secluded. Visit the website

Kirkcudbright Self Catering

Two comfortable and spacious town houses set in the centre of Kirkcudbright and let as 3 and 4 star holiday accommodation on a weekly or short break basis. Both are traditional townhouses with sitting room, kitchen diner, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Conveniently positioned in the centre of town and close to all amenities. Visit the website