At KNOCKQUHASSEN FARM you will find peaceful seclusion, stunning panoramic views, good food and a very warm welcome! Although set in a secluded location it is still within easy reach of Stranraer and close to the ferry port at Cairnryan. There is plenty of scope for walking as the Southern Upland Way passes close by and there are numerous coastal and hill walks. Knockquhassen reservoir is only about 500 yards from the house and day permits can be purchased for trout fishing March – September. The twin bedroom is on the ground floor with TV and can be converted to a kingsize double on request at time of booking. Dogs welcome. WiFi access. Singles welcome at £60.00.
Directions & MapNearest town or village: Stranraer
From A75: head towards Stranraer. After Castle Kennedy and just before 30mph limit for Stranraer take left onto Commerce Road. From A77: head towards Stranraer, turn left onto A751 (A75) Dumfries, then at next junction turn right onto A75 towards Stranraer, follow road and just before 30mph limit for Stranraer take left onto Commerce Road. At next roundabout (A77 Stoneykirk Road) turn right, past Lidl on left, over next roundabout then first left into Belmont Road. Continue 1/4m. Immediately after sharp left hand bend turn right to Portpatrick. On reaching brow of hill where road levels out take 1st right (signposted to reservoir) then follow road round sharp left hand bend and down a steep hill. Continue uphill for about 1 mile passing several farms. DO NOT turn off this lane! If you are using satnav it may tell you to turn right at Meikle Mark or Newfield but ignore this and keep straight on. Continue uphill past Little Mark Farm. The road now becomes narrow and twisty; please drive with care as you may meet vehicles or walkers (the lane is part of the Southern Upland Way). Continue downhill crossing a small burn then the road twists uphill for a further 1/4m until you see the house on your right across the valley. The road becomes a stony track for the last 500 yards, please drive carefully. At the junction in the track before a metal gate turn right into Knockquhassen Farm and continue straight down the drive. Knockquhassen Farm is the house straight ahead of you; please drive in, parking is available in front of the house.
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