Orchard Cottage - Failford,

Failford, Ayrshire and Arran
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Stylish cottage nestled in the heart of the historic picture post card village of Failford
  • Just a short stroll from the friendly country inn, perfect to enjoy a nice meal or a good local ale
  • Located on the River Ayr Way, beautiful long distance walk from Glenbuck Loch to the sea at Ayr
  • Relax in the evenings in front of two wonderful open fires in the lounge and dining room
  • Enjoy the fully enclosed mature garden providing a haven for dogs and children
  • Situated close to the banks of the River Ayr, renowned for its excellent salmon and trout fishing
Property code: 53218

This charming light and bright spacious period property, benefits from two lovely open fires, games room and fully enclosed garden, perfect for al fresco dining and lazing evening star gazing.

Set amid the stunning scenery of 'Burns Country', just a few steps from the friendly local country inn and the famous Robert Burns Highland Mary's Monument, in the beautiful picturesque village of Failford. The cottage benefits from direct private access to the banks of the River Ayr, renowned for its excellent salmon and trout fishing. Enjoy walking, hiking and cycling, with the famous long distance path the 'River Ayr Way' that’s right on your door step. Within easy reach of the world championship Golf Courses of Troon and Turnberry, Rozelle Park, Robert Burns’ House, Museum and Bachelors Club, Dundonald and Dean Castles, Dumfries house or enjoy a short ferry trip from Ardrossan to the magical Isle of Arran.

Entering the charming period cottage through the hall, into the light and bright lounge with Smart TV, selection of board games and open fire, perfect for relaxing in the evenings after a day out exploring the local area. Next door, you will find the lovely single bedroom, enjoying rear garden views. Followed by the bathroom, with large corner bath and WC. Leading back through the hallway into the spacious dining room with large dining table, perfect for family gatherings with another lovely open fire to enjoy. Head through to the well-equipped kitchen with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and seating area, the utility with washing machine, sinks and rear door access out to the beautiful enclosed garden. Heading up the stairs to the landing, you will find a spacious double bedroom, with an additional single bed and pretty window seating area. Also on this floor is the shower room with WC and games room with TV/DVD, PlayStation 3 with a selection of games and an array of DVDS and books to enjoy. Finally, you will find a charming twin bedroom, enjoying lovely rear garden views.

Venturing outside, you will find the fully enclosed, beautiful mature garden with decked patio area, table and chairs, perfect for al fresco dining, or to perhaps enjoy a good local ale or a nice glass of wine. At the bottom of the garden you will also find a secured garden gate with direct access to the banks of the beautiful River Ayr. There is ample off-road private parking available next to the cottage.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 3 bedrooms – 1 double (with an additional single bed), 1 twin and 1 single
  • 1 bathroom and 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave and fridge/freezer
  • Utility room with washing machine
  • Games room with TV/DVD, PlayStation 3 with a selection of games, DVDs and books
  • 2 open fires (first bucket of coal and first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Ample off-road parking available
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Shops 2 miles, pub and restaurant within walking distance
  • Arrival time - 4pm
  • Smart TV in lounge

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Lucy.


View towards the cottage from the beautiful rear garden
Light and bright lounge with Smart TV
Open fire perfect for cosy nights in
Beautiful, spacious dining room with open fire
Enjoy family gatherings
Light and bright well-equipped kitchen
Kitchen seating area enjoying garden views
Spacious double bedroom with an additional single bed
Relax and enjoy the views
Stylish twin bedroom
Downstairs bathroom with lovely corner bath
Show 6 moreDownstairs pretty single bedroom with rear garden views


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