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Dumfries and Galloway
Dumfries and Galloway

Dumfries and Galloway

Dumfries and Galloway is a popular holiday destination that offers a great selection of holiday accommodation. Explore the regions history, the beautiful Solway coastline and Galloway forest park.

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The Dumfries and Galloway region lies on the border between England and Scotland. To the south lies Cumbria, to the east the Scottish Borders Region, and to the north South Lanarkshire, and both East Ayrshire and South Ayrshire.

Things to do in Dumfries and Galloway

Its central position makes it the ideal holiday base, with plenty to do and see in the region, including the coastline in the west, and numerous castles, including Drumlanrig. It also has a wide ranging and beautiful landscape, from Loch Ken to Galloway Forest Park.

A popular destination is the Solway Coast, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Solway Coast Heritage Trail, a delightful 190 mile route along the Solway Coast,  takes you through many of Dumfries & Galloway’s coastal towns and villages such as Kippford and Rockcliffe.

Another way to view the spectacular coastline is on a golf course such as championship course of Southerness, near Dumfries.

Staying in Dumfries & Galloway

Dumfries & Galloway offers a wide range of holiday accommodation, from camping in the Galloway Forest Park to seaside cottages. The wide selection of accommodation will suit any budget or taste.

 

 

 

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  • Holiday Cottage in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Blackaddie House Lodges Pet Friendly Self Catering Cottages in South West Scotland

    Holiday Cottage in Sanquhar, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Blackaddie House Lodges, self-catering holiday cottages in Sanquhar, Dumfries and Galloway. These pet friendly holiday cottages are in a great location in South West Scotland, idea...

    Pet & Dog Friendly Wheelchair Friendly Family Friendly Online Payment Accepted  

    £ 95.00 - £ 300.00 per night

  • Holiday Cottage in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    River Ken Cottage St Johns Town of Dalry Castle Douglas

    Holiday Cottage in castle douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    River Ken Cottage, stunning views, bird watching, hill walking, exploring sw scotland. Short/Week/Romantic breaks.The place for getting away from it all! The river behind the cabi...

    Wheelchair Friendly Online Payment Accepted  

    £ 50.00 - £ 54.00 per night

  • Holiday Cottage in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Conifer Lodges Self Catering Dumfries and Galloway

    Holiday Cottage in Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Self catering holiday lodges based on the outskirts of Newton Stewart in the beautiful county of Dumfries & Galloway near Galloway Forest Park. Idea for a Family Holiday or a Roman...

    Pet & Dog Friendly Wheelchair Friendly Family Friendly  

    £ 300.00 - £ 750.00 per week

  • Holiday Cottage in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Old Port Store Stairhaven Newton Stewart Luxury Self Catering

    Holiday Cottage in Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    The Old Port Store is a luxury Category B listed holiday home in a spectacular location overlooking Luce Bay. The house sleeps 8 people in four ensuite bedrooms. The living/dining...

    Family Friendly Online Booking Accepted  

    £ 650.00 - £ 1,295.00 per week

  • Holiday Cottage in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Drumshanganlea Relaxing Cottage in Dumfries & Galloway

    Holiday Cottage in Gatehouse of Fleet, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Comfortable cottage in beautiful Fleet Valley offering outstanding cycling, walking and wildlife. 10 minute drive to Gatehouse-of-Fleet with pubs and restaurants. Beaches, castles ...

    Pet & Dog Friendly Family Friendly Online Booking Accepted  

    £ 390.00 - £ 535.00 per week

  • Pub or Bar in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    The Ship Inn

    Pub or Bar in Drummore, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Thai Restaurant

    Pubs and Bars, Restaurants

  • Cycle Paths in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Bottle Green Biking

    Cycle Paths in Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Based in and around the 7stanes mountain bike trails, offering coaching and guided rides

    Cycling and Mountain Bikes

  • Cycle Paths in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Galloway Activity Centre

    Cycle Paths in Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Outdoor activity centre on the banks of Lock Ken offering a wide range of outdoor activities on and off the water. Fun for all the family!

    Cycling and Mountain Bikes, Sailing and Watersports, Walking and Climbing

  • Cycle Paths in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    7Stanes Mountain Bike Trails Kirroughtree and Glentrool

    Cycle Paths in Kirroughtree, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    In the Forest Parks of Kirroughtree and Glentrool

    Cycling and Mountain Bikes

  • Visitor Centre or Museum in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Cream o Galloway Visitor Centre

    Visitor Centre or Museum in Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Award winning visitor centre - something for everyone, Ice Cream factory, Nature Trails, extensive childrens play area, Tea Room.

    Visitor Centres and Museums, Indoor and Outdoor Play Areas

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