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Page 3 of Kirkennan Estate’s Latest Posts

Welcome to the blog for Kirkennan Estate Holiday Cottages. To find posts on particular issues please use the search function. For example we have posts on local walks, recipes for locally foraged wild foods, and interesting aspects of Kirkennan Estate including food from the Estate. If you are interested in more posts on a particular theme or would like to be notified when new posts are written please get in touch.

Jenny Chapman

Mersehead to Southerness walk


by Jennifer C.

30 January 2019

A level coastal walk with long vistas, lonely beaches and a choice of lengths starting at RSPB Mersehead...

Nocturnal Wildlife Experience


by Jennifer C.

14 December 2018

A unique opportunity to see wildlife at night using thermal imaging cameras guided by an expert. I loved my Nocturnal Wildlife Experience...

Mostly Ghostly


by Jennifer C.

4 December 2018

Mostly Ghostly specialise in tours of locations in Dumfries and Galloway that have dark histories, mythology or ghost stories connected with them. I joined them for a Holly, Hauntings and Horticulture night-time tour around Threave Gardens and House....



by Jennifer C.

31 October 2018

This is another lovely walk near to Kirkennan Estate Holiday Cottages which visits a secluded sandy beach, then an easy amble across fields to a rocky headland with great views, before looping back through woodland. As so often in Dumfries and Galloway, it is possible to have these beautiful places all to yourself. This time I did the walk I didn't meet another soul...

Red squirrels


by Jennifer C.

28 September 2018

The red squirrels at Kirkennan delight all who see them. But red squirrels in Dumfries & Galloway are under threat. Here we describe how we try to take care of them and how you, as a visitor, can play your part..

Kirkennan Mews

A cozy holiday cottage in the heart of Dumfries and Galloway that can sleep 4 & 1 in 2 bedrooms. Ideal location for watching our red squirrels play!

Kirkennan Lodge

A great place to relax and unwind - a detached holiday cottage set in a large enclosed garden overlooking Kirkennan's walled garden where our chickens roam.

Woodsedge Cottage

An accessible holiday cottage sleeping 5 which is all on one level with a wet-room. Near our 14 acre woodland rich in wildlife.

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