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Page 3 of Kirkennan Estate’s Latest Posts

Welcome to the blog for Kirkennan Estate Holiday Cottages. Here you can find blogs about local attractions and things to do, information about Kirkennan and much more. You can either browse by date or search for particular topics such as walks.



by Jennifer C.

27 September 2019

Every winter, in the 6 years we have been at Kirkennan, we have been planting fruit trees. These are now starting to produce and as I harvest the apples it seems like a good time to take stock of what I know about apples and the range of varieties we have...

Crafty Distillery Gin Tour


by Jennifer C.

30 August 2019

Do you enjoy gin? Do you appreciate products made with passion and attention to detail? Do you like to support small local businesses? If so a tour of Crafty Distillery near Newton Stewart might be for you...

Single use plastics


by Jennifer C.

8 July 2019

Given the overwhelming evidence that our unsustainble use of plastics is polluting our world, we all need to play our part in reducing the waste we generate. This blog describes the steps we are taking at Kirkennan Estate Holiday Cottages and what guests can do to help....

Balcary Cliffs Walk


by Jennifer C.

27 June 2019

An exhilarating cliff top walk with far reaching views. One of my favourites…

Carstramon Wood bluebells


by Jennifer C.

7 May 2019

Carstramon Wood is an oak woodland over 200 years old famed for its bluebells. When the flowers are blooming in May is a great time to visit....

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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