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Beirhope Alpacas - Kelso

Outdoor Activities

Beirhope Alpacas offers a unique outdoor experience, from alpaca trekking in the Cheviot Hills to off-grid eco camping in the most spectacular rural location

Cheviot Hills - Wooler

Scenic Views

The Cheviot Hills are ideal for walkers, climbers, mountain biking and horse riding

Rosebank and Newbreeze Holiday Cottages - Stranraer


Rosebank & Newbreeze Holiday Cottages are situated in the pretty unspoilt village of Port Logan, Dumfries and Galloway, and are ideal for families and couples

Galloway International Dark Sky Park - Castle Douglas

Dark Skies

See the night sky as you have never seen it before, studded with thousands of stars and the Milky Way stretching overhead from horizon to…

Bonnie Park - Bonchester Bridge Riverside Caravan & Camping - Roxburgh

Overnight Parking

A delightful getaway in the beautiful village of Bonchester Bridge, small & quiet, but perfectly formed!.

Dark Art Distillery - Kirkcudbright

Distilleries & Breweries

Award winning craft Gin Distillery and on-site shop. We distil our Sky Garden Gin here and host 1 hour Distillery Tours which include a tasting…

Glentrool Hive

Towns & Villages

The Glentrool Hive is a newly renovated multipurpose community centre for the beautiful village of Glentrool.

Anwoth Old Schoolhouse & Clachan Cottage - Gatehouse of Fleet


Surrounded by beautiful gardens these two attractive cottages provide an idyllic haven.

Café at Clatteringshaws - New Galloway

Café & Tearooms

Offering freshly prepared café fayre and daily specials. Come and try the  homemade soup, cakes, tray bakes and freshly prepared scones. Dog friendly.

The Cairndale Hotel and Leisure Club - Dumfries


Privately owned 3 star Hotel in Dumfries Town centre

Matthew, Dark Sky Ranger - Castle Douglas

Dark Skies

Dark Skies Tours, learning about and exploring the solar system, our galaxy and beyond, using the naked eye, binoculars and story telling, myths and legends


Towns & Villages

Moffat is a bustling town on the River Annan, minutes from the A74 road.

Crawick Multiverse - Sanquhar

Visitor Attractions

Crawick Multiverse is an amazing land art installation to explore and enjoy cosmology, science and art or just to walk your dog in the beautiful…

Eildon Melrose Holiday Cottages and Log Cabins - Melrose


A collection of luxury log cabins and holiday cottages in an idyllic farm setting at the foot of the Eildon Hills just outside Melrose.

Arden Holiday Cottage - Dumfries

Exclusive Use, Self-catering

We all know how important it is to take a break once in a while and our cottage is nestled and ideally situated in a…

Destination Balcary - KIRKCUDBRIGHTSHIRE



Newton Stewart Walking Festival - Newton Stewart

Outdoor Activities

Newton Stewart Walking Festival is run by a group of volunteers who share a love for Galloway and the great walking experiences it offers.

Barstobrick Holiday Lodges - Castle Douglas


Barstobrick holiday lodges are located on a dairy farm run by the Austin family. Onsite there is a horse riding centre and walking trails.

Scotts Pods - Girvan

Exclusive Use, Self-catering

Off-grid pods in the heart of SW Scotland. No wifi, No hot tubs, No TV. Just secluded peace and quiet overlooking Loch Drumlamford.

Blackhouse Forest Estate - Selkirk

Exclusive Use, Self-catering

Blackhouse Forest Estate nestled in the Yarrow Valley is a place of spectacular beauty and there is something a bit magical about our eco-friendly lodge.

Stouslie Snugs Luxury Farm Glamping - Hawick

Exclusive Use, Self-catering

Relax and unwind at Stouslie Snugs Luxury Farm Glamping. Enjoy the stunning view across the Teviotdale valley from the warm and inviting wood fired hot…

Glenquicken Farm - Newton Stewart


Our cottages are maintained and furnished to a high standard and all rooms have stunning views of the Galloway countryside.

Freelance Ranger - Newton Stewart


Try something a bit different. My Experiences are created especially for you. Darkness and Stargazing Experiences, rockpooling and environmental art I do it all

Tweed Valley Forest Park - Glentress

Outdoor Activities

Tweed Valley Forest Park is made of up seven forests in the Scottish Borders and is the most popular and visited forest in Scotland.

Singdean - Newcastleton

B&B, Exclusive Use, Self-catering

Rugged wilderness surrounds this understated luxurious getaway.

Galloway Activity Centre - castle Douglas

Outdoor Activities

We are an Outdoor Activity Centre and Eco retreat providing wonderful self catering holidays and activities on the banks of Loch Ken.

New Town Hall Bunkhouse - Whithorn


18 bed bunkhouse accommodation. 2, 4 and 6 bed rooms, all en-suite.

Garheugh Farm Holiday Cottage - Newton Stewart


Garheugh Farm Holiday Cottage is a traditional stone cottage standing in it’s own gardens with lovely open views over the shores of Luce Bay.

St Medan Golf Club - Newton Stewart

Golf Course

This family friendly 9 hole course offers an interesting and challenging game for novices and experienced golfers alike.

Wigwam® Holidays Wigtown - Newton Stewart

Exclusive Use, Self-catering

Wigwam® Holidays Wigtown, is a hidden treasure situated on a small beef and sheep farm.