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Page 5 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.

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..

Walk to Raven's Craig


by Jennifer C.

14 August 2018

A short walk from the door of your holiday cottage to a great view of the Urr valley and the Solway Firth.

Honey harvest


by Jennifer C.

30 July 2018

Kirkennan's honey bees have been making the most of the summer's hot sunny weather to make loads of honey. They now have more than enough to see them through the winter - time to extract some for our own use...

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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