Where to stay around Dumfries and Galloway?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 490 vacation rentals near Dumfries and Galloway. From 350 cottages to 56 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dumfries and Galloway for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Dumfries and Galloway?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Dumfries and Galloway. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Closeburn: 29 vacation rentals
  • Lockerbie: 59 vacation rentals
  • Dumfries: 75 vacation rentals
  • Wigtown: 85 vacation rentals
  • Moffat: 56 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Dumfries and Galloway! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Dumfries and Galloway?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Dumfries and Galloway:

  • Closeburn: 29 rentals
  • Lockerbie: 59 rentals
  • Dumfries: 75 rentals
  • Wigtown: 85 rentals
  • Moffat: 56 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Dumfries and Galloway?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Dumfries and Galloway are:

  • Prestwick Airport (PIK): 178 vacation rentals
  • Carlisle Airport (CAX): 334 vacation rentals
  • Stranraer Ferry Port Airport (SR2): 85 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Dumfries and Galloway?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Dumfries and Galloway. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Galloway Forest Park: 172 rentals
  • Sweetheart Abbey: 246 rentals
  • MacLellan's Castle: 258 rentals
  • Dryfesdale Lodge Visitor Centre: 187 rentals
  • Wigtown Square: 186 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dumfries and Galloway listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

The Rustic Area of Dumfries and Galloway Awaits Your Stay

The area's archaeology and castle are just some of the reasons to vacation in Dumfries and Galloway. Travelers especially like the sightseeing, rowing and ice skating in this rural and hilly city. If you're looking for somewhere to stay with more space, consider a vacation rental—many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Attractions In and Around Dumfries and Galloway

First time in Dumfries and Galloway and looking for places to see? Don't miss landmarks such as Lochmaben Castle and Dryfesdale Lodge Visitor Centre. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Mossyard Beach and Kippford Beach or experience the natural beauty of Lock Ken and Galloway Forest Park. Fun activities in the city include Mabie Forest Park, Dino Park and Southern Upland Way Trailhead. Discover Threave Garden, Galloway Wildlife Conservation Park or Rockcliffe Beach while exploring the city during your stay. Other things to do while in town include a visit to Sandyhills Beach, Caerlaverock Wetland Centre and Annandale Way Trailhead.