Cherry Lodge is delightfully situated in open countryside with views and patio facing south.
It is 6 miles from Dumfries town which has lots of facilities including all the main shops and supermarkets
lesiure centre, theatre and more.
There is a small enclosed garden for your children or pet to enjoy.The lodge is well equipped for your holiday including washing machine and 39"TV DVD with a variety of films and books.
If you need to bring a wheelchair or pram there is access by ramp to the front door with wider than average interior doors.
Central heating ,cooking and linen for the beds is provided free of charge.(no towels).
The area of Galloway is a "dark sky area" The lodge is equipped with a telescope which you are welcome to use but please do not take away from the Lodge itself.
There are lots of walks in the area and forest access from the site to forest walks
The seaside is approx 20 minutes drive to the pretty village of Kippford where you can eat at" The Anchor " and walk the Jubilee path to Rockcliffe.
There are lots of brochures in the lodge including info for The adventure Centre at Loch Ken .Red kite Visitor Centre Laurieston . And lots more .
Loch Arthur organic shop and cafe is is approx 1 mile from Cherry Lodge and is a must for all things organic .
Dumfries has an excellent visitor centre where they will help you to get the most out of this lovely part of the country.
Dogs are allowed with an extra payment of £12 per pet.
Please do not allow dogs on to the furniture .
All dog waste must be scrupulously collected from the garden and site.
There is patio furniture for eating out and a washing line.
The Lodge is great for Autumn and Winter holidays as It is warm and comfy with a 39inch tv with "free sky" and if you need any extras or a take away, Dumfries town is just 10 mins away on a fine road.
When visiting this area you will be amazed by the lovely countryside accessable by great roads and little fact it is an absolute pleasure to drive around this area.
We have yet to see any midges about the site in the ten years since we have been here,and Southern Scotland as a whole is remarkably free of the little blighters excepting in the moors and mountain parts.
The 7 staines cycle track is a real favourite round these parts.The paths go on for miles through beautiful countryside and if you are interested in birdwatching ,the flocks of Canada geese on the RSPB reserve at Caerlaverock and the Red Kite visitor Centre at Laurieston is a must .You can also see Red Deer in the hills near Clatterinshaws Loch.
Lots of other idea in the Lodge to make your holiday memorable
Maybe you would like to try our Sat Nav mystery trips which are a neat idea ,taking you to lots of our personal favourites.Just put in the post code provided and see where it takes you
Please read the pink brochure when you arrive which tells you all you need to know including Docter ,Hospital Vets ,Dentist etc and the heating and cooking information.
If you do decide to come to Cherry Lodge ,we hope you enjoy a lovely holiday and we wish you all the best.