Belton House Holiday Home - Wanlockhead, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

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Key Cottage Information

£960 - £2500 weekly price range
Sleeps  1 to 22 people in 7 bedrooms 
4 bathroom(s)
short breaks
Short breaks offered (min. 2 days)
Family-Friendly: Cot, High Chair available.
Rating: Not assessed
Accessibility information: Wheelchair wide doorways, Ramp available -
Number of units of accommodation: 1
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£960 per week
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7 Bedroom Holiday House near Biggar, Sleeping up to 22 People

With 7 bedrooms, Belton House sleeps up to 22 people in modern, light and airy accommodation.  Set in the tranquil village of Wanlockhead which is located 1531 feet above sea level, this property enjoys a stunning setting with marvellous scenery all around.

Large House within an Hour's Drive of Glasgow and Edinburgh with Bar, Large Sociable Living Area and Relaxing Sauna and Hot Tub

Whether for a birthday celebration, to celebrate an anniversary or for a reunion with friends and family, Belton House is a great place to stay with a large sociable living area at its heart where all of your party can be seated around one table.  The bar in the living area is bound to be a hit with groups of friends or family too, as will the Sky TV and music system!  There is also a lounge with a warming woodburner so there is plenty of sociable living space for your friends and family to enjoy at this welcoming holiday house.   Free internet access is available in main living areas. The stylish roomy kitchen is well equipped, making for easy self-catering.

As if all that wasn't enough, there is even a hot tub and sauna on site too, making this a superb holiday house where you can relax and unwind with friends or family.

Outside there is a large enclosed garden complete with outdoor garden furniture, and there is a BBQ for use in summer time.  Ample parking is available.

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Property Facilities

Entertainment Facilities:
  • TV
  • Sky TV
  • Internet Access
Kitchen & Dining:
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee Maker
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Type of Cooker: Electric Range cooker
  • Dining Table Seats: 22
  • 1 Kingsize Bed(s)
  • 6 Double Bed(s)
  • 1 Single Bed(s)
  • 3 Bunk Bed(s)
  • Bed Linen Provided
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Jacuzzi Bath
  • Central Heating
  • Wood Stove
Garden and Outdoors:
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Patio
  • Parking
  • BBQ
Special Facilities:
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Sauna
  • Games Room: Pool Table
  • Wanlockhead is Scotland’s highest village sitting at 1531 feet above sea level at the head of the Mennock pass; perfectly located for access to the Southern Upland Way, visiting local attractions or just a quite relaxing stay is one the Scotland’s most idyllic locations.

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Belton House Holiday Home  - Wanlockhead,  Layout of the Bedrooms:

The 7 bedrooms comprise of:

•    A roomy bedroom with a king-size bed and two single beds.

•    A double bedroom with an additional futon.

•    A double bedroom with a futon.

•    A bedroom with a single bed and a futon.

•    A double bedroom with bunk beds.

•    A double bedroom with a futon.

•    A double bedroom with a futon.

Things to See and Do Nearby

Should you want to explore the local area, for those who enjoy walking this is an excellent location, situated along the route of the Southern Upland Way, For those who enjoy golf, there is a 9 hole golf course just 2 miles away at nearby Leadhills, as well as an 18 hole golf course at Biggar (around 25 minutes' drive away).  A host of outdoor activities are on offer in the local area including mountain biking, fishing, archery and even canoeing.

You can even enjoy day trips in to the city here with vibrant Glasgow only around an hour's drive away and Scotland's elegant capital city of Edinburgh also within an hour's drive.

Minimum 2 Nights Stay (prices are from 2 nights mid week) please contact for weekly rates.

Local Attractions

Museum of Lead Mining The ore-field around Wanlockhead is the most important lead-zinc and mineral deposit in Scotland. The award-winning Lead Mining Museum is only 2 minutes walk from the house. It has a mine, cottages and library tour and you can also try your hand at panning for gold! The museum has a small shop and great cafe, for coffees or lunch. Group discounts available Drumlanrig Castle, 20 minutes drive from Wanlockhead, is set within the Queensberry Estate and is the home of the Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry. Narrow Gauge Railway - Leadhills The Leadhills and Wanlockhead Railway is Britain’s highest narrow gauge adhesion railway, reaching 1500feet above sea level. New Lanark World Heritage Site A great day trip is New Lanark World Heritage Site, about 30 mins drive away just next to Lanark. New Lanark is a fully restored 18th Century Cotton Mill village with an award winning visitor centre and various exhibitions. It is also next to the Falls of Clyde, where a short forest walk leads to spectacular waterfalls.

Nearest Train Station or Airport: Sanquhar

Recommended Places to Visit: Moffat is another nearby town, about 35 minutes drive away. It is the home of the famous ‘Moffat Toffee’ and it has a lovely river walk, playpark, boating pond, shops, cafes, pubs/restaurants etc. The town of Biggar is also only about 25 minutes drive away where there is a good golf course, play-park, puppet theatre and museums as well as lots of lovely shops, cafes and pubs.

Annual Events:

Recommended Places to Eat Out: The Wanlockhead Inn is the village pub, it is warm and friendly and as you would expect serves all the usual beverages. They also do good value food, served until 8pm. The hotel in Leadhills, the next village to Wanlockhead about a mile and a half away, The Hopetoun Arms offers a friendly welcome and good food and drink. Blackaddie Country House Hotel - Sanquhar In Sanquhar, about 15 minutes drive away, there is a lovely hotel/restaurant Blackaddie Country House Hotel, Telephone 01659 50270 The Nithsdale is located in the Royal Burgh of Sanquhar. A small town in Dumfries & Galloway. Telephone 01659 50133, There is a great restaurant/bar in Coulter, on the way to Biggar about 20 minutes drive away. The Mill Inn can be contacted on 01899 220950 The Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant 101 High Street Biggar, South Lanarkshire, Telephone 01899 220801 Highly Recommended, Advanced booking advised. Have been know to delivery.

Local Sports: Biggar Adventure offer a range of activities including; archery, canoeing, mountain biking, guided walks and team building exercises. Fishing & Angling Only 6 miles away is the River Nith, at the village of Mennock (Upper Nithsdale B


Wanlockhead is a village in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, nestling in the Lowther Hills and one mile south of Leadhills at the head of the Mennock Pass, which forms part of the Southern Uplands.

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