self catering holiday cottage near beach Garlieston

Pavilion Cottage

Sleeps up to 7 (6+1) • children and dogs welcome • wood burning stove - One of three Rigg Bay Cottages available for group bookings for up to 16.

Pavilion Cottage sits within the walled garden of Garlieston House on the Galloway House Estate, former home to the Earls of Galloway. 

The cottage has its own large lawn with mature shrubs and trees, herbaceous borders, and an open air swimming pool. Beyond the walled garden is a woodland and kitchen garden, an orchard and a paddock with rare breed sheep, Indian Runner ducks and hens.

Rigg Bay, a safe, secluded, sandy beach is just five minutes walk away. And beyond the garden walls lies the tranquil arboretum of Galloway House Gardens.


  • Double doors from garden open into spacious living room with upholstered sofas and window seats and seating for 12.
  • Dining area with wood burning stove and extending table.
  • Two ground floor bedrooms: one double, and one twin/double with direct ramped access to garden.
  • Open staircase to gallery providing access to two cosy loft bedrooms with single beds inc. +1.
  • Kitchen with fridge-freezer, multi-oven range style cooker with grill and 5 ceramic hot plates, microwave, nespresso compatible coffee machine.
  • Shower room with large tiled shower, WC and washbasin.


  • In ground outdoor swimming pool, heated mid April to mid October*
  • Wood burning stove and Rayburn
  • Under floor heating throughout ground floor
  • TV, DVD and stereo
  • Telephone and unlimited WiFi
  • Travel cot and high chair
  • Garden furniture and barbecue
  • Washing machine and drying area
  • A stone's throw from a quiet, sheltered beach
  • 30 minutes from the Galloway Hills and 7 Stanes mountain biking at Glentrool and Kirroughtree

*New pool heater in 2016 has allowed us to extend the pool season. Previously only heated May to September. We cannot guarantee any particular temperature. Usually between 23C - 27C is possible. Contact us for more details.

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Garlieston House,
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Tel: +44 (0)1988 600600