Galloway Forest Cottages

Self-catering holiday cottages near Newton Stewart, Scotland

Nutkin & Drey Cottages — luxury holiday accommodation in South West Scotland

Jennie and Vince Raw have lived in the area for 30 years and welcome nature lovers to these two beautiful holiday cottages in Southern Scotand.


Welcome to Galloway Forest Cottages, we have two self-catering holiday cottages situated within the Galloway Forest, and on the doorstep of the Kirroughtree Outdoor & Visitor Centre (part of the 7stanes experience) with all of its facilities including Mountain Biking, Walking, and fishing, not forgetting we are within the Dark Sky Park, Europe's first. If you're looking for luxury holiday accommodation near Newton Stewart, Gatehouse of Fleet, Kirkcudbright and Wigtown, they are all a short drive away, making our holiday cottages an ideal base for exploring beautiful Galloway and its hills, forests and beaches.

Nutkin Cottage

Nutkin Cottage

Nutkin cottage has a large modern kitchen with table & 4 chairs, an automatic washing machine, fridge/freezer, built in oven with electric hob, inset sink, microwave, kettle, toaster, large vegetable steamer etc. The separate dining room has a polished table with four chairs, Welsh dresser and hostess trolley. The sitting room is very cosy with patio doors to the garden. There are 2 three-seater settees and matching chair, colour television with DVD player, a video recorder and videos. The front hall leads to the two spacious bedrooms and the bathroom. The twin bedroom has en-suite facilities. The double bedroom has the bathroom next to it. The bathroom has a bath, bidet, toilet and basin. There is a front and rear entrance with porches and a room off the rear porch where you can hang your coats and leave your boots. There are lovely views of the local area from all the cottage windows. On the patio there is a garden bench.

Drey Cottage

Drey Cottage

Drey Cottage is spacious with the entrance hall leading to the living room. Adjoining the living room is a beautiful conservatory which has a door to a large enclosed courtyard with garden furniture. This is a sun trap where you can sit and enjoy a drink after a day’s activities. In the courtyard there is a garage where bikes can be kept (Our holiday cottages make perfect holiday accommodation for mountain biking at Kirroughtree). The dining table is situated by the living room window looking onto the garden where you can watch red squirrels and a multitude of wildlife while enjoying a meal. The living room also has a 3 piece suite, Dutch dresser, 26 inch tv with dvd player. A door from the living room leads to a modern kitchen with plenty of facilities. The twin bedroom with built in wardrobe has its own bathroom comprising of toilet, bath, basin and bidet. The double bedroom has a 4 poster bed, wardrobe, and dressing table. Next to the bedroom is a shower-room comprising of power shower, toilet and basin.


Please note that we have adopted a no-smoking policy inside both holiday cottages.