There are many beautiful, clean beaches close to The Cottage. Craignarget (pictured) is a long sandy beach situated just 5 mins from The Cottage.
The area is famed for Galloway Forest Park and the Kirroughtree Forest Park is only 20minutes from The Cottage.
There are many beautiful gardens to explore in the area with Glenwhan, Castle Kennedy and Dunskey Gardens all nearby. Logan Botanic Gardens (pictured) is a must visit.
Glenluce has a golf course around 5 miles from The Cottage and further afield is the option of both Stranraer Golf Club or the renowned Portpatrick Dunskey.
The Cottage sits on a coastal path (pictured) with views towards the Isle of Man and the Mull of Galloway. If you are really lucky, you might even catch a glimpse of the seals on the rocks below.