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County - Dumfries and Galloway | Map
Tel code: 01556 | code search
Postcode: DG7 | code search
Population: 3700
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Urr Valley Hotel
"We wish to send our warmest best wishes to all the staff and boogaloo for a very happy new year.From table 16. you all made our new year most special ..." More

Carlo's
"Wow! What a shock to find such an exceptional restaurant in this part of the world (outside of a few country house hotels that is). The steaks were well prepared ..." More

Douglas Arms Hotel
"Good Points: Evening entertainment was very good. Hotel was basic but fine. Bad Points: Breakfast was shocking delivered me with Raw smoked haddock for breakfast General review: ok but would not stop ..." More

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"Castle Douglas is a thriving market town with a wealth of individual shops to explore no "clone " town this. Located within the beautiful countryside of Dumfries and Galloway and ..." More

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Population 3700. Castle Douglas lies off the main A75 road from Dumfries to Stranraer (the Castle is called Threave). It is an important centre for a large part of rural Galloway. There have been settlements here for many hundred of yearand from the early 1600s the town prospered as it lay on the route of the road built by James I to Portpatrick to support the migration to Ulster. In 1792 after Sir William Douglas laid out a new village on the site of the old one. Today's street plan has changed little since. The main thoroughfare is King Street and its most outstanding feature is the large octagonal clock tower built in 1935. An excellent centre for touring this vast rural area Castle Douglas can boast delights of its own with good hotels, Inns and B&B's and stunning attractions like Threave Gardens, run by the National Trust for Scotland.

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Carson & Trotter
R S T Fenwick Kyle
William J Welsh

Attraction

Brewery Sulwath Brewers Ltd
Cardoness Castle
Castle Douglas Art Gallery
Cream O' Galloway
Mill on the Fleet
Old Buittle Tower
Orchardton Tower
Threave Castle
Threave Estate & Garden

Camping

Lochside Caravan & Camping Site

Classes

Danceform

Cottage

Byre Cottage
Welcome Cottages
Monybuie Cottage

Dentist

Dental Surgery

Doctor

Castle Douglas Medical Group

Estate Agent

Solicitors Property Centre

Golf Club

Castle Douglas Golf Club

New Galloway Golf Club

Holiday Park

Queenshill Lodges

Inn

Douglas Arms Hotel
Imperial Hotel
Kings Arms Hotel
Market Inn Hotel
Murray Arms Hotel

Pub and Bar

Crown Hotel
Douglas Arms Hotel
Thistle Inn

Restaurant

Carlo's
Crown Hotel
Designs
Douglas Arms Hotel
Grapes (The)
Heather
Jade Palace
Lounge Restaurant @ The Cross Keys
Merrick

School

Castle Douglas High School

Castle Douglas Primary School
Gelston Primary School
Hardgate Primary School

Solicitor

Gillespie Giffard & Brown
Williamson & Henry

Taxi

Herdsman Taxis
McPhillips Taxis
Springholm Taxis

Vet

Henderson Veterinary Surgery

Sports Clubs

Castle Douglas Judo Club (Martial Arts)

Shops

Flowers X-Press
Albaherbs
Paws 4 Claws
Stark Chemist
D Little
D E Shoes
James Kirk & Sons
Clience Studio
Cream O Galloway Dairy Co. Ltd
Sunrise Wholefoods

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Activities

Southern Upland Way(Walking)

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Douglas House (0.08 miles)

Douglas House
Bed and Breakfast in Dumfries and Galloway Scotland.
Providing high quality bed and breakfast accommodation and a traditional Scottish breakfast in Castle Douglas. Visitors to this beautiful area of South West Scotland will find ... More
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Imperial Hotel (0.11 miles)

Imperial Hotel

This friendly hotel is situated in the centre of Castle Douglas, with a location ideal for fishing, walking, cycling, golfing and relaxation.
The Imperial Hotel offers 3 bars, a private car park, a pool room with ... More | visit website

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Market Inn Hotel (0.18 miles)

Market Inn Hotel

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Stylishly decorated, tastefully furnished and renovated to a high standard, the Market Inn Hotel is situated in the heart of Castle Douglas, famous for its impressive cuisine. Stylish and contemporary throughout, the ... More

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Kings Arms Hotel (0.22 miles)

Kings Arms Hotel
The King's Arms Hotel is centrally located in the heart of Galloway - an ideal base to explore the beauty of Southern Scotland. A former Coaching Inn, the King's has .been offering food and refreshments ... More | visit website
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Summerhill B&B (0.31 miles)

Summerhill B&B
Welcome to Summerhill a contemporary and stylish Bed and Breakfast situated at the edge of the busy market town of Castle Douglas offering superior accommodation and the benefit of an indoor heated swimming spa. Summerhill ... More | visit website
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Douglas Arms Hotel (0.36 miles)

Douglas Arms Hotel

The Douglas Arms Hotel in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland has some of its stabling still intact. The coaching credentials and the hotels' reputation for hospitality is well known. Situated in Castle Douglas, close to the ... More | visit website

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Urr Valley Hotel (0.90 miles)

Urr Valley Hotel

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The Urr Valley Hotel is a long established country house hotel set in 12 acres of mature woodland and gardens. With its stunning views across the Dumfries and Galloway countryside, it ... More

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The Old Station House (2.62 miles)

The Old Station House
Guests have the choice of staying in luxury accomodation in the Old Station House itself or for those looking for something different stay in our luxury 1957 converted railway carriage which sits in a siding ... More | visit website
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Dalbeattie Guest House (3.84 miles)

Dalbeattie Guest House

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Detached family villa, all rooms enjoy an open aspect. Guests can relax in the attractively landscaped secluded garden. Ideal base for exploring the Dumfries and Galloway coastline. Ideal for walking, ... More

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Kerr Cottage (4.12 miles)

Kerr Cottage

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Kerr Cottage is a delightful typically Scottish detached property situated on the edge of the granite town of Dalbeattie. Although it was built 165 years ago, it has been lovingly ... More

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