Self catering holiday cottages in Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

Newton Stewart is an attractive market town in central Galloway, south west Scotland. It is surrounded by acres of forested hills with plenty of walks, scenic lochs, rivers and moors carpeted by pink heather. Visit in August to see the heather in bloom. Enjoy browsing for country cottages, log cabins and country houses to rent in and near Newton Stewart.

What Newton Stewart offers for Self-Catering Breaks

The Galloway Forest Park offers way-marked trails for walkers and cyclists in landscapes ranging from coastal scenery to mountain tops. There is an annual programme of events in Galloway Forest Park for outdoor enthusiasts- a Fishing Open Day on Loch Grannoch and a Duathlon entailing running and bikes. View details on Galloway Forest Park near Newton Stewart

This is the ideal landscape for various outdoor pursuits in addition to walking and cycling. Other outdoor activities available:

  • Fishing on the River Cree for salmon, or in lochs for brown trout
  • Birdwatching - good diversity of birds, plenty of geese, waders and migrant birds during winter and spring.
  • Hunting, stalking and shooting deer and game birds can be arranged in season.

Newton Stewart also has its own 18 hole golf course, leisure centre, good range of shops and places to eat.

A country cottage in Newton Stewart provides a good base for a few outdoor pursuits and an  opportunity to tour the south west of Scotland. The people are friendly, the scenery is gorgeous - it's the perfect 'away from it all' destination in Britain.  We hope you find the right self catering accommodation in or near Newton Stewart to meet your needs.

Book a Newton Stewart cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Dumfries & Galloway on holiday.

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Cairnsmore Stable Cottage, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

2 bedroom Barn Conversion

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
1 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome

Two bedroom country cottage located on the Cairnsmore Estate close to hills, forests and a tranquil nature reserve, both family-friendly and dog-friendly.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £325
Next availability:
from 26 September to 17 October 20 from 24 October to 31 October 20

The Tackroom, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

1 bedroom Barn Conversion

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1 bathrooms
no dogs allowed

Get away from it all with a break at this charming Scottish country cottage, with one double bedroom, this property is ideal for a couple looking to enjoy a relaxing break in a tranquil part of Dumfries and Galloway.

Weekly Price from: £285
Next availability:
from 15 August to 18 August 20 from 05 September to 12 September 20

Pet-Friendly Gatehouse of Fleet Cottage, Gatehouse of Fleet, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

4 bedroom Holiday Cottage, Newton Stewart 13 miles away

sleeps 2 - 7 guests
2 - 7
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
3 star

Good value white-washed holiday cottage with a comfortable and welcoming interior and a dog-friendly policy, situated in Gatehouse of Fleet in Dumfries and Glloway, discover castles, forests and unspoilt Dumfries and Galloway's coast and countryside on a cottage break.

Weekly Price from: £362
Next availability:
from 25 July to 01 August 20 from 10 October to 24 October 20

South Milton Coastal Cottage, Glenluce, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

3 bedroom Cottage, Newton Stewart 14 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
no dogs allowed
5 star

High quality 3 bedroom holiday cottage with exceptional countryside views out to the sea, a stunning location and an equally stunning interior from which to enjoy this fantastic location along the Machars peninsula, this area is excellent for wildlife watching and walking or cycling in the nearby Galloway Forest, plus star gazing in the Dark Sky Park at night.

Weekly Price from: £395
Next availability:
from 30 October to 27 November 20 from 04 December to 22 December 20