Skip to Navigation Skip to Main Content
Back to Navigation

South West Scotland

The South West Scotland is a popular holiday desinations.There is plenty of things to see and do from historic castles to mountain biking. The area offers glorious scenic countryside and stunning coastline.

Search





 

The South West of Scotland is a favourite holiday destination for many. It has some beautiful scenery with stunning coastline, hills, forests and some of the best fishing in Scotland. The area has a number of towns and villages from the coastal communities to the highest village in Britain, Wanlockhead. The area was also the home to the famous poet Robert Burns and great inventors such as Kirkpatrick Macmillan.

Popular activities in the area include walking, kayaking, golfing and biking. There are also many farm parks, fascinating museums and activity centres ideal all the family.   


The are is also home to the Southern Upland Way, Scotland's only coast to coast footpath. It is coast to coast walk in Scotland between Portpatrick in the west and Cockburnspath in the East. It offers varied walking across the dramatic landscape of southern Scotland.

The estuary of the River Nith, South West Scotland © Doc Searls Wikipedia Glen Luce Abbey, South West Scotland Rockcliffe, South West Scotland © David Grimshaw Wikipedia

Please click on the links below to find the best holiday accommodation and attractions in the South West Scotland area. Alternatively please click on the links on the right to explore some of the other tourist areas in Scotland. 

 

Featured Holiday Accommodation in South West Scotland
Millbrae House B&B Dumfries & Galloway South West Scotland
Laird House Luxury Pet Friendly Cottage in South West Scotland
Inchlonaig House Luxury Cottage Dumfries and Galloway
Millbrae House B&B Dumfries & Galloway South West Scotland. A coastal B&B in the village of Rockcliffe in Dumfries and Galloway. 4 Star accommodation. We have 3 en-suite bed & breakfast rooms. Drumburn, our studio suite is dog friendly. Breakfast is served in our light, airy, conservatory.

Laird House Luxury Pet Friendly Cottage in South West Scotland.This unique house is in a beautiful location, surrounded by breathtaking views. This renovated farm dairy retains much of its original character yet incorporates all the advantages of modern living. Sleeps 6. Pets welcome. Ideal SW Scotland location

Inchlonaig House Luxury Cottage Dumfries and Galloway . A luxury holiday home in the picturesque coastal village of Port William. This family and pet friendly house is near a sandy beach and a short walk from a pub/restaurant. Ideally located for mountain biking, cycling,and golfing.

Lovetoescape.com aims to provide a one-stop shop for holiday makers by providing easy an easy to use directory and information portal for all types of holiday accommodation and attractions in the UK. If you would like to advertise your South West Scotland attraction, South West Scotland Hotel, South West Scotland cottage, or B&B in South West Scotland, please take a look at our advertising options.

Some of our favourite escapes...

  • Holiday Cottage in Argyll and Bute, Scotland
    Shuna Farm Eco-friendly Holiday Cottages Argyll Coast

    Holiday Cottage in Arduaine, Argyll and Bute, Scotland

    Escape the stresses of modern life and get back to nature on an island where time stands still. Imagine a holiday with no cars, no telephones, no roads, just an abundance of wildli...

    Pet & Dog Friendly Family Friendly  

    £ 550.00 - £ 1,200.00 per week

  • Holiday Cottage in North Ayrshire, Scotland
    Balnagore Moss Estate Holiday Cottages Isle of Arran

    Holiday Cottage in Machrie Isle of Arran, North Ayrshire, Scotland

    Balnagore Moss Estate offers two substantial former farmhouses and a single-storey “Arran”-style cottage on the edge of Machrie Moor, Isle of Arran. Will accommodate from 2 to 11 p...

    Pet & Dog Friendly Family Friendly  

    £ 340.00 - £ 1,040.00 per week

  • Holiday Cottage in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Knockinaam Farm Luxury Self Catering South West Coast Scotland

    Holiday Cottage in Stranraer, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Luxury self catering accommodation in rural location in south west Scotland with a coastal outlook. This Scottish cottage provides ideal accommodation for large groups of friends, ...

    Family Friendly  

    £ 520.00 - £ 850.00 per week

  • 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  

    £ 78.00 - £ 135.00 per night

  • Holiday Cottage in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Helensdale Luxury Cottage South West Scotland Coast

    Holiday Cottage in Stranraer, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Helensdale is situated in open countryside, above a rocky bay, overlooking the North Channel, with uninterupted views of Ireland. Just 3.5 miles from the village of Drummore. It is...

    Pet & Dog Friendly Family Friendly  

    £ 480.00 - £ 780.00 per week

  • Stately Homes in Edinburgh Region, Scotland
    Scotland Golf and Scenic Tours

    Stately Homes in Edinburgh, Edinburgh Region, Scotland

    Based in Edinburgh, we have been arranging Golf and Scenic tours for the last 11 years. We use our extensive knowledge of Scotland and Scottish golf to arrange highly tailored and ...

    Historic Buildings and Monuments, Lochs Lakes and Waterfalls, Tours and Trips, Golf, Guided Tours and Day Trips

  • Beach in South Ayrshire, Scotland
    Troon (as featured in Outlander TV Series)

    Beach in Troon, South Ayrshire, Scotland

    A beautiful seaside town in Scotland

    Beaches, Lochs Lakes and Waterfalls, Tours and Trips, Visitor Centres and Museums, Shops, Golf, Sailing and Watersports

  • 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

  • Visitor Centre or Museum in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    The CocoaBean Company

    Visitor Centre or Museum in Twynholm, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Chocolate Factory & Shop with 'hands on' workshops for children

    Visitor Centres and Museums, Childrens Attractions, Cafes Coffee Shops and Tearooms

  • Stately Homes in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
    Castle Kennedy Gardens

    Stately Homes in Castle Kennedy Stranraer, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    75 acres & 2 Lochs provide a breathtaking backdrop to stunning gardens

    Historic Buildings and Monuments, Parks Gardens and Woodlands

  • Special Offer for Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie
    Special Offer for Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie

    Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie

    Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Lochanview log cabins perfect for a quiet getaway for two. Price for a couple only - £300.00 per week Dogs are very welcome at Lochanview there are many long walks b...

    Last Minute Deal expires 31 Jan 2020

  • Special Offer for Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie
    Special Offer for Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie

    Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie

    Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Lochanview lodge No6 Kippford, Dumfries and Galloway No extra charge for dogs Dog friendly self catering Log Cabin accommodation, close to the yachting village of Kippford. ...

    Last Minute Deal expires 31 Jan 2020

  • Special Offer for Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie
    Special Offer for Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie

    Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie

    Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    Dogs are very welcome at lochanview where there are long coastal and forest walks for them and you to enjoy. No extra charge for dogs Couple only - £350.00 per week. Two lux...

    Last Minute Deal expires 31 Jan 2020

  • Christmas at The Snug Cottage in Innellan by Dunoon Argyll
    Christmas at The Snug Cottage in Innellan by Dunoon Argyll

    The Snug Self Catering Cottage Dunoon Argyll

    Argyll and Bute, Scotland

    Due to a last minute cancellation, The Snug is available for Christmas!! Dates are 23rd - 29th December, either for a short break or for the full 6 nights. Feel free to conta...

    Last Minute Deal expires 18 Mar 2020

  • Special Offer for Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie
    Special Offer for Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie

    Lochanview Log Cabins Kippford Dalbeattie

    Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

    One weeks stay in Lochanview Lodge No6 Entry Saturday 1st February Depart Saturday 8th February Couple only price - £500.00 Dogs welcome at no extra charge. Two luxury log ca...

    Last Minute Deal expires 21 Apr 2020

Back to Navigation Back to Main Content Back to Top Back to Top