Wigtownshire - Stranraer
Stranraer is a town in Inch, Wigtownshire, in the west of Dumfries
and Galloway, southwestScotland. It lies on the shores of Loch Ryan,
on the northern side of the isthmus joining the Rhins of Galloway to
the mainland. Stranraer is Dumfries and Galloway's second-largest
town, with a population including the surrounding area of nearly
Stranraer is an
administrative centre for the West Galloway Wigtownshire area of
Dumfries and Galloway. It is best known as having been a ferry port
connecting Scotland with Belfast (and previously with Larne) in
Northern Ireland; the last service was transferred to Cairnryan in
November 2011. The main industries in the area are the ferry port,
with associated industries, tourism and, more traditionally,
The Downshire Hotel
Downshire Hotel is the oldest Hostelry in Portpatrick dating back to
c1800. Originally used as a Coaching Inn it has been frequented over
the years by many a weary traveller seeking Rest, Good Food,
a Tipple and Entertainment.....Some 200 years on and nothing has
Seeking Rest… Our comfortable rooms offer tea & coffee
facilities, television and free Wi-Fi. We offer Double & Twin rooms
with Sea Views as well as adjoining Family rooms.
Good Food… Our Restaurant offers a choice of Lite Bite, Early
Bird and Evening Menus. Our more traditional ‘Pub Grub’ menu is
available in the bar.
will be happy to accommodate any specific dietary needs with prior
A Tipple… ‘The Downshire’ Bar as it’s known to the ‘Locals’
opens 11am daily (12am on Sundays) until late….offering ‘Probably
the Best Pint in the Village’
And Entertainment….Catch up on the latest Sports and all the Big
Games on our recently installed TV plasma surround system with Live
Music at week-ends.
Chlenry Farmhouse B&B
Tel: 01776 705316/07704 205003
Chlenry Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast - Castle Kennedy.
you really want a truly unique experience whilst in Galloway then
the Chlenry is the place to stay.
Situated in its own private glen in the heart of Galloway, this
comfortable old farmhouse offers Bed & Breakfast to discerning
The guest accommodation comprises three charming bedrooms - one
twin, one double and one twin/double. There are two bathrooms - one
private and one shared. There is also a charming sitting room with
colour TV and an open fire, and meals are served in the pretty
dining room which also has comfortable armchairs, colour TV and an
open fireplace all for the guests exclusive use.
Chlenry Farmhouse is an ideal destination for garden lovers with
numerous beautiful gardens within half an hour's drive, for walkers
because it is right on the Southern Upland Way and for golfers with
half a dozen excellent courses nearby.
With Stranraer just 4.5 miles and Cairnryan 6.8 miles away, Chlenry
Farmhouse is an ideal and popular place to stay if you're travelling
across the Irish Sea to Belfast or Larne the next day.
Portpatrick Holiday Homes
Just one of our properties
Luxury Holiday Homes located in the heart of the picturesque village
Portpatrick Holiday Homes are managed by the Proprietors of the
Downshire Hotel, Portpatrick and offer Self-Catering Accommodation
with Optional Hotel Services ncluding ‘set priced’
Hotel Dinning (Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner) and a Home Menudelivery
Holiday Homes are located in the village itself, within walking
distance of the Seafront, Beach and Harbour as well as Play Area and
Putting Green for the kids.
Properties are available for ‘Weekly’ or ‘Short Term’ stays and can
cater for Golfing Parties as well as Larger Groups up to 22 staying
‘Short Term’ B&B Rates per staying guest are available.
our Guests are met on arrival and we offer a 24 hour Guest
Services during your Stay.
Portpatrick Holiday Homes are all newly built or recently
3 Bed and 2 Bed Properties, all with open plan Lounge/Dinner and a
separate fully fitted Kitchen. The majority of our properties offer