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Private beach, black sand, beach towels
Private beach, black sand, beach towels
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, free WiFi
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, free WiFi

Guest reviews

4.9 out of 5 Exceptional
15 reviews
Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included
Pet Friendly


Explore the area

Popular LocationCairnryan Port20 min drive
Popular LocationPort Logan Beach24 min drive
Popular LocationGlenluce Abbey25 min drive

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Deluxe Suite

  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2

Double Room

  • Sleeps 2

Deluxe Double Room, Ocean View

  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2

Deluxe Room, Garden View

  • Sleeps 2

About this area


Located in Stranraer, Knockinaam Lodge is in a rural location and on a private beach. Ardwell Gardens is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Castle Kennedy Gardens and Logan Botanic Garden. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golf lessons.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Cairnryan Port - 20 min drive
  • Port Logan Beach - 24 min drive
  • Glenluce Abbey - 25 min drive
  • Mull of Galloway Lighthouse - 40 min drive
  • Girvan Beach - 59 min drive

Getting around

  • Stranraer Station - 14 min drive
  • Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.) - 120 min drive


  • Knockinaam Lodge - 17 min walk
  • Downshire Arms - 7 min drive
  • The Harbour House Hotel - 7 min drive
  • The Crown Hotel - 7 min drive
  • The Waterfront - 7 min drive

About this property

Knockinaam Lodge

Family fun at the shore
Guests at this beach lodge will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a playground and a picnic area. All 10 rooms provide complimentary wireless Internet access, Egyptian cotton sheets and flat-screen TVs. Free bottled water, hairdryers and free toiletries are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Knockinaam Lodge offers 10 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the lodge include a private beach.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 8 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Children's games
  • Children's toys
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground


  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Golf caddy
  • Golf cart
  • Golf clubhouse
  • Golf lessons with a pro
  • Golf pro shop
  • Laundry facilities


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Private beachfront location


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Beach towels
  • Communal living room
  • Fireplace in reception
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water



Check-in between 2 PM and 8:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10:30 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 25 per accommodation, per stay
Dogs only
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: GBP 25 per accommodation, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Knockinaam Lodge Lodge
Knockinaam Lodge Stranraer
Knockinaam Lodge Lodge Stranraer

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Knockinaam Lodge and receive a full refund?
Yes, Knockinaam Lodge offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Knockinaam Lodge cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Knockinaam Lodge?
As of Oct 1, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Knockinaam Lodge on Oct 13, 2020 start from CA $588, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Knockinaam Lodge pet-friendly?
Yes, dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of GBP 25 per accommodation, per stay.
How much is parking at Knockinaam Lodge?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Knockinaam Lodge?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 8:30 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Knockinaam Lodge?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Knockinaam Lodge located?
Located in Stranraer, this beachfront lodge is next to a golf course and within 12 mi (20 km) of Castle of St John, Ardwell Gardens and Castle Kennedy Gardens. Logan Botanic Garden and Cairnryan Port are also within 16 mi (25 km).
15 reviews
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Quiet and relaxing
Pleasant homely hotel. Superb food (fine dining - tasting menu, small portions) quaint bar. We were the only couple and there was a large well behaved group too. Very secluded, looks onto the shoreline- a lovely view at breakfast. We enjoyed our overnight.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Knockinaam Lodge - two visits in 7 weeks.
You are treated like a family guest at Knockinaam lodge. Coffee and shortbread on arrival. The standard of service and food is exceptional. Very friendly staff and a real treat. Well done to all.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

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