Springtime at Cosses!

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Springtime has arrived at Cosses once again, the daffodils are all beginning to bloom: The wild daffodils along the riverside and down at the pond remind us of Wordsworth’s daffodils:   Down at the pond the toads and frogs have been very busy laying all their spawn. If you watch the video below you will […]

Snowdrop time

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The snowdrops at Cosses are at their best weathering the winter days of sunshine, wind, rain, sleet and snow. The first few daffodils are out and the birds are serenading us with their dawn and dusk chorus. The first seeds, tomatoes, sweet peas, beans and peas have germinated in the propagator and after a devastating moment […]

Wedding at Cosses Country House

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On 24th May 2014 our son Duncan married Debbie. Cosses Country House is a perfect location for a romantic break at any time of year. Cosses Pond (some say it is more like a lake) provide a secluded retreat to totally unwind with just nature for company. The ceremony took place on the island at […]

Walking Festival

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Today I finished planting all 14 varieties of potatoes. Whist busy, the first summer swallows twittered to me that they had returned to their nests in the barn. The thrushes were grateful for the slugs I threw into the grass and the red squirrel was helping himself to nuts from the box in the tree. […]

Valentines Weekend at Snowdrop Festival Time

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How about a romantic weekend at Cosses Country House to celebrate Valentines Weekend? Fresh air, log fire and great food and wine. Wonderful breakfasts and dinners all cooked with Taste Ayrshire local and home-grown produce: Snowdrop festival: http://www.visitscotland.com/see-do/events/scottish-snowdrop-festival. Lots of Snowdrop Gardens to visit including Culzean, Castle Kennedy. Dunskey and more      

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Mountain Biking and Cycling in Southern Scotland

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If you want to try mountain biking or you are a diehard enthusiast, then Cosses Country House is the perfect location to explore South West Scotland.  And we can have bikes delivered to our door for you. We have safe secure parking and locked storage for your own bikes at Cosses. Drying facilities and a […]