Dumfries and Galloway Holiday Cottages

Scottish self-catering holidays in Dumfries & Galloway - wonderful accommodation, great scenery.

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Dumfries and Galloway in Scotland attracts many holidaymakers to Scottish country cottage holidays. Dumfries and Galloway shares a border with England, making it reasonably accessible for a self catering break in Scotland from many parts of Northern England.  Scotland is such a stunning country though that many feel that even a long drive to the peace, tranquillity and natural beauty of Dumfries and Galloway in Scotland is worth the effort. Expect a warm welcome on arrival at your chosen self-catering accommodation.
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Belton House Holiday Home, Wanlockhead, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

7 bedroom Large Country House

sleeps 1 - 22 guests
1 - 22
7 bedrooms
7
4 bathrooms
4
no dogs allowed

Large 7 bedroom holiday house in a beautiful setting close to Biggar, just an hour's drive from both Glasgow and Edinburgh, with a bar, sauna and hot tub on site, as well as a party room for celebrating, this is an ideal holiday home for big groups of friends or family.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £960


Late availability: from 15 July to 17 July 20

South Milton Coastal Cottage, Glenluce, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

3 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
5 star

High quality 3 bedroom holiday cottage with exceptional countryside views out to the sea, a stunning location and an equally stunning interior from which to enjoy this fantastic location along the Machars peninsula, this area is excellent for wildlife watching and walking or cycling in the nearby Galloway Forest, plus star gazing in the Dark Sky Park at night.

Weekly Price from: £395
Next availability:
from 16 October to 23 October 20 from 30 October to 27 November 20

Cairnsmore Stable Cottage, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

2 bedroom Barn Conversion

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Two bedroom country cottage located on the Cairnsmore Estate close to hills, forests and a tranquil nature reserve, both family-friendly and dog-friendly.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £325
Next availability:
from 26 September to 17 October 20

Oyster Catcher Dogs-welcome Cottage, Southern Scotland, Southerness, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

2 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 1 - 5 guests
1 - 5
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
3 star

This is an outstanding 2 bedroom holiday home with an attractive garden and an outstanding setting right by the beach in the village of Southerness, enjoy sea views all day long with a stay at this very special dog-friendly holiday cottage.

Weekly Price from: £336
Next availability:
from 05 December to 11 December 20 from 14 December to 23 December 20

HeatheryHaugh Lodges, Moffat, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

3 bedroom Holiday Lodges

sleeps 1 - 6 guests
1 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Small collection of welcoming and homely pet-friendly and family-friendly lodges on the outskirts of Moffat, by the Moffat Hills, within an hour's drive of both Glasgow and Edinburgh.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £350
Next availability:
from 02 August to 03 August 20 from 15 August to 31 August 20

Pet-Friendly Gatehouse of Fleet Cottage, Gatehouse of Fleet, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

4 bedroom Holiday Cottage

sleeps 2 - 7 guests
2 - 7
4 bedrooms
4
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
3 star

Good value white-washed holiday cottage with a comfortable and welcoming interior and a dog-friendly policy, situated in Gatehouse of Fleet in Dumfries and Glloway, discover castles, forests and unspoilt Dumfries and Galloway's coast and countryside on a cottage break.

Weekly Price from: £362
Next availability:
from 10 October to 24 October 20 from 14 November to 24 December 20

The Tackroom, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Borders & Southern Scotland, Scotland

1 bedroom Barn Conversion

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

Get away from it all with a break at this charming Scottish country cottage, with one double bedroom, this property is ideal for a couple looking to enjoy a relaxing break in a tranquil part of Dumfries and Galloway.

Weekly Price from: £285
Next availability:
from 15 August to 18 August 20 from 05 September to 12 September 20


For holidaymakers searching for accommodation in Dumfriesshire, Kirkcudbrightshire or Wigtownshire, these areas fall within Dumfries and Galloway now.

Relaxing holidays in cottages, lodges and log cabins

Come and stay in the countryside of Dumfries and Galloway and feel the stresses of life melt away.  Spend time in the Galloway Forest park where you may spot eagles, buzzards or red kites.  Take your camera to record these images to recall in later years.

Seaside cottages in Dumfries and Galloway

Book a cottage on the beautiful Dumfries and Galloway coast with its beaches and bays.  Lazy days walking the sands, stopping to look at driftwood and exploring streets of fishing towns can be yours. Find a holiday cottage with a woodburner where you can burn some of the driftwood that you collect to create a warm atmosphere inside your holiday home living room.

We cannot promise you castles and mansions to rent in Dumfries and Galloway

Sometimes large groups want to rent castles or big mansions and organise holiday activities from their palatial base.  Or if you just adore Scottish castles why not visit one of the many in Dumfries and Galloway.  You will be spoilt for choice, there is Drumlanrig castle, MacLellan's castle, Caerlaverock castle with its moat, Cardoness castle, Carsluith castle, Morton castle and a number of historical abbeys to visit.  You might not be able to afford to rent those heights of luxury, however, after all that sightseeing, a wee dram of whisky may be in order to make your cottage holiday in Scotland truly relaxing. 

A romantic break or a golf widow on holiday?

Do you dare to rent a pine lodge near a golf course? If it is activities you are after how about a game of golf at one of the many golf courses in Dumfries and Galloway or a spot of fishing?  Dumfries and Galloway has so very much to offer outdoors. Then there are those cosy nights in, just the two of you when the sun goes down.  So many holiday cottages nowadays offer king-size and even superking beds for supreme comfort. A good night's sleep ensures a good mood and enjoyment of Dumfries and Galloway.

Be charmed by Scotland and find that ideal cottage for your stay

If you haven't been to Scotland before do think about giving it a try.  Scotland can be just fantastic for romantic cottage holidays, activity breaks or family self catering. Let Scotland charm you.  The Scottish are known for their hospitality and friendly manner.  There are so many interesting things to do in Dumfries and Galloway whilst on a self catering holiday.  Whatever the type of holiday rental in Scotland, we trust you will enjoy browsing through the cottages in Scotland on this website and hope you will have an enjoyable stay in a Scottish cottage. Remember that dogs are also often welcome.

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