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"Memorable family holidays you'll treasure forever."

Short breaks - 3-night weekend breaks and 4-night weekday breaks are available at 70% of the weekly rate, with a minimum charge of £190. Where a break goes over 2 price bands, the higher rate will apply. Breaks can be booked more than 4 weeks in advance except during Easter, Whit, Summer and Half Term where booking is only possible 4 weeks in advance.

Prices are based on 4 guests. Additional guests up to the properties' limit are charged at £40/week, £25/night.

Kingfisher Lodge 

4-star (sleeps 6) "Plenty of room for couples and friends"

Set in an elevated position, this Scandinavian self-catering holiday lodge overlooks our own loch and offers stunning views from the main deck to the Galloway woods opposite and directly across to the hilly Colvend Golf Club and, from the upper deck, out across Sandyhills Bay and the Solway Firth to the Lake District and Cumbria.

Prices per week: from £380 to £820

Rating: 4-star

Pet Friendly: Yes (2)

No Smoking

Everything you need for a perfect holiday!

Kingfisher Lodge at Barend, Sandyhills, Dumfries & Galloway


Kingfisher has Level access from the path into the large airy entrance hall which has the house bathroom to the left-bath with mains shower over, wash hand basin and toilet, and a large twin/super king bedroom to the right, carpeted stairs take you upstairs whilst ahead a glazed door takes you through to the lounge, dining room and open plan kitchen, whilst outward opening French doors from the lounge and a single glass door from the kitchen end lead out onto the full width deck.  With seating and table for 6 and it's own electric supply this looks out southerly towards the Lake District-great sun trap!  

Stairs access up into a large twin/super king bedroom with it's own lounge area with comfortable seating and patio doors out onto the upper full width deck, door from this to the front leads onto the master bedroom with king sized bed and en-suite bathroom with electric shower, wash hand basin and toilet.

Facilities and equipment

All three bedrooms have radio alarm clocks, MP3 docks and hairdryers. Upstairs lounge has Freesat, DVD, Xbox with a selection of games. Main lounge/dining room has TV with freesat, DVD with a selection of titles, books, board games. Now if you want to cook! Our kitchen has just about everything you will need including professional knives, chopping boards, electronic scales, hand blender, sandwich toaster and full range of cutlery, crockery, glassware, pans, utensils, 5 burner gas stove with fan oven, microwave, separate larder fridge and deep freezer, kettle, toaster, even an automatic washing machine.

Kingfisher Lodge also has:

  • Free wi-Fi
  • Modern gas fired central heating with lots of hot water.
  • Blackout blinds in main bedrooms.
  • Vacuum cleaner, iron and ironing board, folding clothes airer
  • Tourist Information and local walks.

What's included in your home-

  • All bedding, big thick lovely towels.
  • Travel Cot, highchair and stair gate as required.
  • Kitchen cloths, oven cloths, paper towel, bin bags, dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid and hand soap.
  • Coffee-instant and ground, tea bags, sugar, cooking oil, salt.
  • A welcome pack, kettle boiled and something cold in the fridge to help you relax and settle in.

You bring:

Clothes, food and towels for the our lovely beaches.