There are some stunning walks less than an hour away. Short coastal walks or more challenging walks through the Galloway forest or along the wonderful unspoiled coastline.
We have 3 golf courses within 20 minutes. Powfoot which is a links course, or pretty but challenging courses at Lochmaben and Lockerbie.
If, however, you would like to explore the area there is Samye Ling which 20 minutes away, the largest Buddhist Centre in Europe, well worth visiting this amazing monastery.
There are a number of market towns worth visiting, Moffatt, Gretna and Lockerbie are 15 minutes away. Great for a lovely Scottish experience.
Hadrian's Wall and visitor centres are 45 minutes away.
Less than 1 hour away takes you into the heart of the Lake District.
Carlisle is less than 30 minutes.
Dumfries Robbie Burns country is 30 minutes.
The Border towns of Hawick, Selkirk, Melrose and Kelso, with all their history, are within comfortable driving range for a day’s outing.
Yvonne and Gordon will be on hand to help you plan your days.