Planning Your Stay
If you’re looking for things to do in Galloway, you’ve come to the right place. Below we have listed numerous options for you to pre book or plan before your holiday. There are plenty of activities and places to visit in the region and a full list is included in your welcome pack upon arrival at your holiday home. Please get in touch if we can assist further.
We are happy to recommend Hullabaloo to You. Alanna is happy to work with you to help make your stay even more special providing anything from 3 course dinners to pre-prepared meals. Please see their website for more information.
We recommend Kilnford Farm Shop for a great selection of locally sourced food and butchers. Food packages and hampers can be pre ordered to be delivered for your arrival. Please contact Kilnford to order.
Tesco and Asda both deliver to our properties, the full address with postcode will be sent when your booking is confirmed.
There are plenty of cafes, pubs and restaurants to choose from in the region. Your welcome pack upon arrival at your holiday home will have extensive listings detailing some of these.
Dumfries and Galloway is the perfect holiday location for those who love the great outdoors. There are plenty of pursuits to choose from, please get in touch with the individual company to pre-book or enquire.
Based on Loch Ken, Galloway Activity Centre is open to day visitors and has activities for all ages including laser tag, aquatic obstacle course and climbing wall. Cafe on site.
Laggan Outdoors Human sling shot, massive zip wires, archery, water balling, the list goes on! A great day out with a great cafe on site. Located close to Gatehouse of Fleet.
Waterski and Wakeboard School Based on Loch Ken, private tuition for individuals or groups available. Beginners are welcome.
Barend Riding School Located close to Sandyhills beach group bookings are available.
Forest Estate Experience Many activities to choose from including clay pigeon shooting to trout fishing, rifle shooting, game shooting and deer stalking. In the stunning surroundings of the 11,000 acre Forrest Estate, this is a great place for couples, families or large groups to have a go at country sports with expert tuition. Based near St John’s Town of Dalry.
7 Stanes Biking heaven! Seven popular locations with numerous trails to choose from- five of which are located within the region.
Star Gazing Tours. Dark sky ranger Jesse Beaman runs Stargazing Scotland. Visit www.stargazingscotland.com and book him for a Stargazing Tour at Craigbittern to learn about the solar system, galaxy and universe. Email email@example.com or call 07340518498 for more information.
We are happy to recommend local mobile beautician Aileen Loch. Please contact her on 07517747489. Aileen can offer anything from eyebrow tints to full body massage for individuals or groups. www.radiancebeauty.net
Something a little different
Cooking classes at Dumfries College
Get crafty at So Sew Pretty
Private cinema hire at Robert Burns Film Theatre
Art Classes at The Art Room
Classic Car Hire
Private Falconry Display
There are numerous events on throughout the year in our region, below is a list of annual events. To find out more detail and any other local events we recommend visiting the Dumfries and Galloway Whats Going On page.