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Whitecroft Mansion
"loved the place very pleasant staff loverly food cant wait to re visit and would highley recomend.

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Hetland Hall Hotel
"Good Points: The staff are very good and happy to help. Bad Points: The hotel was great but the shower in the pool was cold and the shower in the ..." More

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Carrutherstown is a small village in Annandale in Dumfries and Galloway in Southern Scotland situated eight miles south-east of Dumfries and seven miles from Annan. The village is surrounded by picturesque countryside, wildlife and the unspoilt sandy beaches of the Solway coast. Carrutherstown has a Garden Nursery, shops and amenities, a hotel, B&B, self-catering accommodation, campsites and is an ideal destination for visiting and for touring the attractions of Dumfries and Galloway. The Annan Museum has collections of areas local archaeology, art and artefacts dating back 3000 years. Annan also has a swimming-pool, cinema, bars and restaurants, its Georgian design three-span bridge was built in 1826 by Robert Stevenson and the elegant Town Hall was built in 1878. There are scenic walks in Lochmaben and the popular Annan Shore Walk along the Solway Firth, there are golf clubs at Lockerbie and Ecclefechan, Ecclefechan is also home to the writer Thomas Carlyle’s Birthplace Museum displaying exhibits of his life during the 19th century. Nearby Comlongon Castle is a 14th century medieval castle, used as a wedding venue it has displays of armour and weapons and is reported to be haunted by the ghost of a green lady. The River Annan is well-known for its salmon and sea-trout fishing, wildlife includes bats, otters, kingfishers and water voles.


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Whitecroft Mansion (0.20 miles)

Whitecroft Mansion

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Located in the breathtaking Dumfriesshire countryside and enjoying views of the Solway Coast, the mansion has been lovingly restored and finished to the highest standards. Guests who enjoy first rate ... More

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Hetland Hall Hotel (0.50 miles)

Hetland Hall Hotel

An elegant mansion set in 18 acres of parkland, with glorious views over the Solway Firth and beyond to the Lake District. Roaring log fires greet you in the winter months, with a peaceful lounge opening ... More | visit website

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The Hightae Inn (4.23 miles)

The Hightae Inn

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The Hightae Inn is situated in the charming village of Hightae close to the River Annan. Our cosy family-run local hotel offers stylish accommodation as well as good beers, fine ... More

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Powfoot Golf Hotel (4.89 miles)

Powfoot Golf Hotel

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We offer luxury en-suite accommodation, fine food, golf breaks, weddings, functions, and much more in the charming village of Powfoot near Annan in Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland.The original ... More

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Queens Hotel (5.54 miles)

Queens Hotel

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This welcoming family run Hotel is situated conveniently close to the M74 motorway on the southside of Lockerbie. Standing proud within its 4 acres of landscaped gardens, it is ... More

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Manor Country House Hotel (5.84 miles)

Manor Country House Hotel

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The Manor is conveniently situated in the quiet rural village of Torthorwald, away from town centre noise, but just 2 miles off the A75 Dumfries by-pass on the A709 and ... More

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Cressfield Country House Hotel (5.98 miles)

Cressfield Country House Hotel

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Only 20 minutes from Gretna Green, the Cressfield Country House Hotel is based in Townfoot, a small village in picturesque Dumfries and Galloway. Just a couple of miles from the M74 ... More

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Ravenshill House Hotel (6.00 miles)

Ravenshill House Hotel
Ravenshill was built in 1874 as the home of the Factor of the Estate of Lockerbie. There is a large garden with lawns, mature trees and a private car park. It has been converted to ... More | visit website
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Kirkconnel Hall Hotel (6.18 miles)

Kirkconnel Hall Hotel

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Situated just 10 miles north of Gretna and well located in a scenic area of south-west Scotland, Kirkconnel Hall is a magnificent 15th century manor set in extensive gardens and grounds.
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Travelodge Dumfries (6.30 miles)

There are loads of reasons our customers choose to stay at Travelodge. Our great value clean and comfortable rooms with en-suite provide everything needed for a good night's sleep and are close to where people ... More | visit website

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