Enjoy the coastal bay views and relax in the hot tub
Fully enclosed patio for four legged friends
Bright, beautiful and spacious open plan living area
Breakfasting
Stunning sea views from the lounge area
Spend a romantic day together in the lodge
Through to covered outside decking
Planning your day
Exploring and walking South West Scotland
Luxuriously spacious
Enjoy a spot of cooking
Attention to detail
A warm welcome awaits
Along the hallway to bedroom and bathroom
Light and bright king-size bedroom with splendid sea views
Watch a bit of TV from the comfort of your bed
Beautiful bedroom looking to the dressing room
Spacious dressing room
Beautiful bathroom with luxurious deep tub
Spacious with walk in shower and bath
Great hide for relaxing on an evening
Watch the sun go down and the stars light the sky
Private hot tub
Plan your day, take in the sea air
Watching the sun come up and the morning dew
Walking along the beautiful bay
1 / 26  Enjoy the coastal bay views and relax in the hot tub
2 / 26  Fully enclosed patio for four legged friends
3 / 26  Bright, beautiful and spacious open plan living area
4 / 26  Breakfasting
5 / 26  Stunning sea views from the lounge area
6 / 26  Spend a romantic day together in the lodge
7 / 26  Through to covered outside decking
8 / 26  Planning your day
9 / 26  Exploring and walking South West Scotland
10 / 26  Luxuriously spacious
11 / 26  Enjoy a spot of cooking
12 / 26  Attention to detail
13 / 26  A warm welcome awaits
14 / 26  Along the hallway to bedroom and bathroom
15 / 26  Light and bright king-size bedroom with splendid sea views
16 / 26  Watch a bit of TV from the comfort of your bed
17 / 26  Beautiful bedroom looking to the dressing room
18 / 26  Spacious dressing room
19 / 26  Beautiful bathroom with luxurious deep tub
20 / 26  Spacious with walk in shower and bath
21 / 26  Great hide for relaxing on an evening
22 / 26  Watch the sun go down and the stars light the sky
23 / 26  Private hot tub
24 / 26  Plan your day, take in the sea air
25 / 26  Watching the sun come up and the morning dew
26 / 26  Walking along the beautiful bay

Rascarrel Bay Platinum 2

Castle Douglas (9.5mls SE), Dumfries and Galloway
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 2
5
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Hot tub
Internet access
Working farm
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Log Cabin / Lodge
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Luxurious spacious bespoke lodge ideal for a romantic escape
  • Admire the uninterrupted spectacular rugged beach and sea views directly from the property
  • Take a dip in the fantastic private hot tub and enjoy the coastal views
  • Perfectly positioned on the Solway Firth boasting 200 miles of splendid coastline
  • Enjoy an array of water sports and activities at the Galloway Activity Centre on Loch Ken
  • Visit the nearby Galloway Forest Park and the '7 Stanes' mountain bike trails
Property code: 64389

This superb stylish lodge with private hot tub and spectacular secluded bay coastal views makes a fantastic base for a romantic getaway and to explore this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Perfectly positioned on the splendid Rascarrel Bay, only two miles from the pretty coastal village of Auchencairn, with restaurant, cafe and post office shop. Within easy reach of Dalbeatie and the bustling market towns of Castle Douglas Scotland’s ‘Food Town’ and Kirkcudbright the ‘artist’s town’. Visit the fantastic Laggan Outdoor Activity Centre, home to the largest zipwire in Europe. Explore the historic Dundrennan and Sweetheart Abbeys and enjoy a trip to the castles of Caerlaverock, Drumlanrig and Threave. Golfers will be delighted with an impressive 32 courses in the region. Spot the local wildlife including badgers, roe deer, buzzards, red squirrels and otters on site. Porpoises, dolphins and seals can be seen along the coast too.

Entering the stylish luxurious lodge up a small flight of steps, into the spacious hallway which is the ideal place to store all outdoor clothing. Venturing into the fabulous spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner with floor to ceiling full length windows, to admire the stunning coastal views. The lounge has comfortable sofas, TV/DVD and French doors leading out to the enclosed decked area and is a great space to perhaps watch a film after a day out exploring or you could simply sit back and take in the breath-taking sea views. The well-equipped kitchen is the perfect place to cook up a storm with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, wine cooler and large central island with seating area. The dining area is the ideal place to enjoy romantic meals together, enjoying sea and patio views and with French doors leading out to the hot tub. Heading back through the hallway you are met with the wonderful king-size bedroom, with magnificent sea views, TV and large dressing room. Followed by the exceptionally spacious bathroom, with beautiful contemporary free-standing bath, large separate shower with double headed rain shower and WC. Finally completing the spacious accommodation is the handy utility with washing machine and tumble dryer.

Stepping outside onto the spacious fully enclosed large patio area, which provides a safe haven for dogs. Relax and enjoy a dip in the private hot tub and admire the stunning sea views. Enjoy al fresco dining and lazy evening star gazing across the bay. There is also a fully covered deck area, with seating and fantastic multi coloured, twinkling star ceiling mood lighting. The private drive has ample off-road parking at the side of the lodge.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom - king-size
  • 1 bathroom
  • Electric oven and gas hob, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave and wine cooler
  • Utility area with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Private hot tub (bath robes and towels provided)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Complex of properties
  • 2 medium sized dogs welcome
  • Regret this property is not suitable for children over 6 month
  • Pubs 7 miles, restaurant 3 miles, shop 2 miles and beach within walking distance
  • Please note- hot tub will be drained early on the morning of deaprture
  • TV/DVD in lounge and TV in bedroom
  • Private water supply
  • Arrival- 5pm

Nicola Skelton

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Nicola.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 32 guest ratings

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Reviewed by David, 10th October 2020

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We found as always this was the third time we have been to Rascarrel Bay and the cleanliness was second to none and had all we wanted including good weather for October

Reviewed by Michelle, 12th September 2020

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My husband and I and our dog spent a week at Rascarrel bay in Platinum 2 lodge. It was the most tranquil holiday we've had and we do holiday often. The location is just perfect. We enjoyed lovely walks in the woods and along the sea shore. Each lodge is built to give privacy.Everything we needed and more was provided for us. The owner left us floweRead morers, chocolates, wine and treats and towel for Jenifer dog. The hot tub was lovely. Everything was immaculate. Will definitely be back. Hide

Reviewed by Sally, 5th September 2020

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Perfect get away from it all Lodge was five star and immaculate felt perfectly safe

Reviewed by Jean, 29th August 2020

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Reviewed by Carol, 8th August 2020

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We have stayed in cottages and lodges all over Scotland but this was by far the best one. there was everything we needed and more and for the first week except for a walk we did not move from the hot-tub and the lodge. I have just retired and it made a fantastic end to my working life. We will certainly be back.

Reviewed by Jennifer, 1st August 2020

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Accommodation beautiful, there was everything you needed and more than expected. The view is stunning. Lovely walks for the dog. Nice to see the wild life (seals, baby pheasants, deers and ferret) and of course the rabbits in their natural environment. Loved the peace and quiet, yet not to far from Castle Douglas to purchase your daily groceries anRead mored nice drive to the beaches. Will definitely be returning in the future and will be recommending to all my friends and family but car essential. Hide

Reviewed by Karen, 18th July 2020

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We stay in several lodges a year and we rate this as one of the best lodges ever. Peace, quiet, tranquility, amazing views and walks. Dogs loved it too!! Everything you could possiby need in the lodge (nothing left out). Hot tub and privacy perfect. Lovely see through glass on decking to take in the sea whilst in the hot tub. Lovely extras for our Read morearrival made it perfect. Hide

Reviewed by Laura, 15th July 2020

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Beautiful pristine lodge with stunning views and privacy. It's also within reach of interesting places to visit and has great walks from the door. The owners have taken great care to maintain the highest standards of cleanliness.

Reviewed by Ben, 28th December 2019

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Fantastic place to stay, amazing views and very secluded. Very impressed by the cleanliness and standard both inside and out. A shame that the LED floodlights at night completely killed any chance of stargazing, otherwise highly recommended. Very comfy and warm despite some wild weather. Cooking from the great kitchen whilst enjoying the views was Read morewonderful. Hide

Reviewed by Anna, 21st December 2019

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The location is absolutely the best thing about this place. I never got tired of walking along the sea front and our dogs loved it... there are also 2 sets of woods to walk in not too far away. The cottage is warm and clean. Most things in there are done to an incredibly high standard. We stayed for Christmas week and I cant wait to come back in thRead moree summer months and see what its like then. Hide

Reviewed by Lee, 16th November 2019

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Reviewed by Lisa, 26th October 2019

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This was an amazing place! They truly had thought of everything. Little luxurious touches everywhere. Thank you for a wonderful location and property.

Reviewed by Loraine, 12th October 2019

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We had a wonderful stay the platinum lodge was superb. Complete luxury and absolutely spotlessly clean. The outdoor room with fibre optics and the sea view were the icing on the cake along with the relaxing hot tub. Would highly recommend.

Reviewed by Catherine, 5th October 2019

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The lodge was superb. It was bright and modern and the hot tub was great with a view out to the water. We will definitely be going back.

Reviewed by John, 7th September 2019

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Reviewed by Charlotte, 24th August 2019

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Everything you need for a fabulous, relaxing holiday. Location was quiet, places close by to walk the dog and the lovely sound of the ocean. The lodge itself was spotless with an open plan living space. The bed was super comfy, bathroom spacious with a walk in shower and amazing bath tub for long soaks. The lodge was warm, sound proof and very inviRead moreting. Perfect break away, we will definately be returning. Hide

Reviewed by Claire, 3rd August 2019

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The property was deluxe and everything that could be provided for was. The location on the sea was beautiful and Dumphries and Galloway was wonderful and very very peaceful. An excellent escape!

Reviewed by Caroline, 27th July 2019

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Reviewed by Rob, 20th July 2019

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The property is exactly as it appears in all the pictures. They are spotlessly clean and very well equipped and you need nothing extra. The location is made for the word tranquil with just the occasional walker passing by as they walk the coastal trail. The spa pools are, as everything is, kept spotlessly clean and are a wonderful addition and a weRead morelcome sight after a long walk. If the breeze does get up the covered sitting area is lovely shelter with the sparkling LEDs a lovely addition. Hide

Reviewed by Sarah, 13th July 2019

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Great holiday, peaceful and relaxing just the spot to unwind great for the dogs, you can do as much or as little as you want, lovley towns close by, brillient

Reviewed by Lisa, 6th July 2019

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Absolutely stunning lodge would definitely book again

Reviewed by Tina, 29th June 2019

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Very comfortable with everything we needed, owners unobtrusive but helpful. Quiet in a lovely location and dog friendly, plenty of walks in a short distance.

Reviewed by Karen, 15th June 2019

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This is an excellent way place to stay. Everything has been thought about really carefully. The hot tub was so lovely after a long day walking or exploring. Despite allowing dogs, everything was spotlessly clean. Would love to go again.

Reviewed by Michael, 8th June 2019

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Reviewed by Paul, 18th May 2019

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Reviewed by Adrian, 4th May 2019

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The best place and the best people.

Reviewed by Brian, 19th April 2019

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Excellent location and cottage exceed our expectations. Great location for relaxing, good walks, lovely view during daytime and stargazing at night from the hot tub can not be beat.

Reviewed by Gillian, 6th April 2019

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Stunning Lodge, Perfect Location for relaxation & walking. Safe Haven for well behaved puppy! Wish we were able to stay longer. Highly recommended.

Reviewed by Sue, 30th March 2019

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Great relaxing week away , second time we've been and doesn't disappoint.

Reviewed by Carol, 16th March 2019

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Very comfortable and the hot tub was wonderful! Great to have somewhere luxurious where dogs are welcome..our 2 loved it and we all felt very welcome

Reviewed by Lynda, 16th February 2019

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Beautiful spotless property, warm comfortable, everything we could possibly need. Location wonderful, beautiful walks all close by, hotub was a bonus to the property. We were very lucky with the February weather. Welcome bottle wine biscuits tea and coffee, even biscuits and a towel for our labrador. Will definitely return.

Reviewed by Elma, 9th February 2019

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Fantastic for a peaceful, relaxing break. Excellent facilities and lovely frontline sea view

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Enjoy the coastal bay views and relax in the hot tub
Fully enclosed patio for four legged friends
Bright, beautiful and spacious open plan living area
Breakfasting
Stunning sea views from the lounge area
Spend a romantic day together in the lodge
Through to covered outside decking
Planning your day
Exploring and walking South West Scotland
Luxuriously spacious
Enjoy a spot of cooking
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