Local Area

Dumfries and Galloway offers a huge range of things to see and do. In the local area, there are ice-cream parlours, activity centres, play parks, farm parks, and treasure hunts for the kids.
The Cairndale Hotel is conveniently located in the heart of the Market Town of Dumfries
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Dumfries, ‘the Queen of the South’, is a historic country town, famed for its connection with Scotland’s National Bard Robert Burns.
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There are spectacular walks and mountain biking trails if you venture into The Galloway Hills, The Southern Upland Way, The Moffat Hills – or the famous 7 Stanes mountain biking trails.
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If you’re interested in outdoor pursuits, there is also paint-balling, falconry, archery, fishing, alpaca trekking, 4×4 driving, clay-pigeon shooting, and mountain balling (or “Zorbing”). You will find something everyone wants to do!