Welcome to Rusko Holidays

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Garden Cottage

 Upper Rusko Self Catering Cottage
Upper Rusko Cottage
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Woodhead Cottage


Upper Rusko House


Rusko Holidays offers secluded, quality-assured, traditional self-catering cottages set amid magnificent Scottish scenery in Dumfies & Galloway in the heart of one of Scotland’s National Scenic Areas

near the attractive and historic town of Gatehouse of Fleet, lovely safe sandy beaches, lochs, hills, sub-tropical gardens, golf courses and many places of historic interest.

Our holiday accommodation comprises 2 charming, cosy, comfortable cottages (one of which is accessible for ambulant disabled people for disabled holidays) and a large house sleeping12, on a lovely private estate on the edge of the Galloway Forest Park. There is an all-weather tennis court, loch and river fishing with tuition given. Well-behaved pets are very welcome.

Rusko is ideally placed in the centre of this beautiful, unspoilt and undiscovered region of Scotland for touring and enjoying the wonderful walking, cycling, horse riding and driving, sailing and bird-watching – making this the perfect “get away from it all” break for people of all ages and interests. Even Edinburgh and Glasgow, Arran and Northern Ireland are within reach for a day trip!

Tony and Beverley Vaux

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Loch Ornockenoch

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Cardoness Beach


Rusko Holidays, Gatehouse of Fleet, Castle Douglas, DG7 2BS Tel: +44(0)1557 814 215 E: info@ruskoholidays.co.uk