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The BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House 4 Star Hotel in Lockerbie, Scotland near Dumfries and Galloway.

Located amid acres of magnificent grounds with stunning views of the beautiful Scottish countryside, Best Western Dryfesdale Country House Hotel provides the perfect backdrop for any occasion.

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Virtual Tour – Best Western Dryfesdale Hotel

Virtual Tour – Views from the Hotel Grounds

Steeped in history, the hotel dates back to 1762, but with all the up-to-the-minute amenities you would expect from a top class 4 star hotel, Dryfesdale is a special place indeed.

A place you will enjoy returning to again and again. A place where you can be sure of a special welcome.

Staying at the Best Western Dryfesdale Country House 4-star Hotel in Lockerbie, Scotland near Dumfries and Galloway, for a few days will give you plenty of time to enjoy the many and varied leisure facilities on the doorstep.  If walking is your favourite pastime there are plenty of opportunities for you to enjoy the pleasant countryside around the hotel.

But why not just relax and enjoy your stay.

The Best Western Dryfesdale Country House Hotel also makes an excellent choice of venue for your private functions, conferences and weddings. Whatever the occasion, catering for a sit-down meal or up to 150 for an evening reception, great attention will be paid to all the details ensuring everything and everyone is taken care of. Nothing is forgotten to provide an enjoyable and memorable occasion.

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Field Sports

For the energetic and adventurous, the hotel can arrange can arrange for you to participate in all sorts of field sports, such as :-

  • Shooting
  • Clay Pigeon Shooting
  • Horse Riding
  • 4×4 Driving
  • Go Karting

There are several excellent facilities for field sports, within the locality of the hotel :-

  • Annandale Shooting Ground – St Ann’s Bridge, Lockerbie
  • Balmaghie Estate – Castle Douglas
  • Bridgend Sporting Agency – Old Port Road, Stranraer
  • Buccleuch Estates – Drumlanrig Estate Office
  • Thornhill Buccleuch Estates – Langholm

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With five major fishing rivers nearby and plenty of estates where field sports can be arranged, BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel will delight the sports enthusiast.

There are few restrictions for cyclists and walkers and both will delight in the countryside around the hotel.

Golfers will find many courses in the local area and the hotel can arrange tee times.