Buccleuch Arms Hotel - Moffat

Small Hotel

High Street, Moffat, Dumfries & Galloway, DG10 9ET

    Located in the picturesque spa town of Moffat, just 5 minutes from the M74, this elegant family-run Georgian Hotel offers, award-winning food, free Wi-Fi & on-site parking and cosy accommodation.

    Located in the picturesque spa town of Moffat, just 5 minutes from the A74, this elegant family-run Georgian Hotel offers, award-winning food, free Wi-Fi & on-site parking and cosy accommodation. Originally a 17th Century Coaching Inn, the property is infused with a classic olde-worlde charm and a distinctive period character. Lovingly restored, it still maintains many of its original features, most notably the open fireplaces in public areas, a warm and cosy prospect especially during the Winter months. Indeed, comfort and relaxation are an integral part of the Hotel’s ethos. Whether its impeccable service delivered by enthusiast yet professional staff, or excellent facilities and modern conveniences, the Hotel is sincere in its commitment to providing a truly satisfying and memorable experience.

    The Buccleuch Arms Hotel offers 16 comfortable en-suite guestrooms each of which is light, airy and immaculately maintained. Bustling with a cosy ambience and a seductive charm, all rooms come well-appointed with all the modern luxuries and comforts that one would need to ensure a relaxed, hassle-free stay.  Including: complimentary Wi-Fi access, flat screen TV, designer toiletries, hairdryer, telephone and tea & coffee making facilities. Single, double, twin and family options are available and many of the rooms also feature beautiful views of the town and the surrounding valley.

    With an uncompromising commitment to excellence and service, as well as some spectacularly innovative food, it is no surprise to learn that the Hotel’s restaurant as garnered an enviable reputation throughout South Scotland. Every aspect of a meal’s creation follows a core philosophy of absolute quality, from the sourcing of the produce, to freshness, preparation, presentation, style, consistency, service and value, every dish adheres to the same high standards. Scotland is blessed with a wonderfully distinct natural larder and the Hotels creative chefs are passionate about using only the finest local ingredients. Of course, for those not dining the cosy lounge is a perfect place to enjoy a peaceful cup of coffee whilst the popular bar offers an extensive wine list and an expanding collection of malt whiskies to sample.

    The Hotel offers three multi-purpose function rooms that are ideal for business sessions or small conferences. Flexible and with excellent service, the Hotel can also cater to a wide range of social events, including birthdays, anniversaries and private dining parties. Buccleuch also offers free on-site parking for all guests and secure garages for motorcycle storage. Not only is the hotel biker friendly, but they have also designed a number of individual tried and tested routes that navigate the landscape.

    The Hotel is centrally located in the town of Moffat, just a 5 minute drive from Junction 15 off the M74 and only 35 minutes from Dumfries. Glasgow is just over an hour away and it is 80 minute drive to Edinburgh. Dumfries offers excellent rail links to the rest of the country and there is also a local station at Lockerbie, just a quick 20 minutes via taxi. For those flying in, Glasgow Airport is approximately an hour’s drive away. Nestled in Moffat, a small spa town surrounded by picturesque rolling hills, the Hotel is perfectly positioned for visitors wishing to make the most out of everything that South Scotland has to offer.  Moffat itself boasts a number of charming local shops and eateries as well as excellent opportunities for a wide range of outdoor pursuits, including walking, rambling, cycling, biking and fishing.  Indeed, just a short distance from the Hotel is the awe-inspiring beauty of the renowned Grey Mare’s Tail. The centre piece of this spectacular valley is a dramatic waterfall that cascades into the Moffat Water Valley. Owned by the National Trust for Scotland it is a paradise for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. The famous Southern Upland Way walking route also passes through the area, and offers a rewarding trek through moorland, forestry and along river banks rich in wildlife. Further afield is the majestic Drumlanrig Castle, home to the Duke and Duchess of Buccleuch and Queensbury. From its distinctive 17th Century pink sandstone walls, fabulous collection of art, beautiful gardens and sprawling country estate it provides a wealth of exciting experiences for all ages to enjoy.

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    The hotel is open 365 days of the year. Check-in's after 11pm by arrangement.

    Bar Opening Times: 11am (12 on Sunday) to 11pm
    Breakfast Times: 7:30am to 9:30am (Subject to availability for non residents)
    Restaurant Times: 10am to 10pm (All day

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Double Room
    £84.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Family Room
    £104.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Twin Room
    £84.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Hotel Breaks
    • Seasonal Breaks


    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Children's Menu Available
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available


    • 24hr CCTV
    • Closed Circuit TV
    • Conference Facilities
    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Open To Non Residents
    • Room Service Available


    • Mountains area
    • Rural Location
    • Town Centre
    • Town Location

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Children Welcome
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Pets Welcome
    • Single Travellers


    • Breakfast Available
    • Dairy Free
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Gluten Free
    • Licensed Bar / Clubroom
    • Patio/Beer Garden
    • Restaurant serves from 10am to 10pm
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Vegetarian Food Available


    • Bath Ensuite
    • Bunk Beds
    • Drying Facilities
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Linen Provided
    • Log Fire
    • Open Hearth Fire
    • Payphones Available
    • Private Bathroom
    • Public Toilet Facilities
    • Shower
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Toilets
    • Towels Provided
    • Trouser Press
    • WC EnSuite

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • TV In Room
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • American Express Card
    • Debit Card
    • Delta Card
    • Diners Card
    • JCB Card
    • Mastercard
    • Solo Card
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Coach Parking Off-site / street
    • Cycle Locker
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Public Parking Nearby

    Road Directions

    Whilst there are many ways to reach the Hotel, principal amongst these is via the M74. Leave the motorway at Junction 15 and follow the A701 into Moffat Town Centre, the Hotel is one the left as you enter the High Street Area. If travelling from further south, the M6 from Birmingham and Manchester meets the M74 just north of Carlisle.

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    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp, lift or stair lift
      • from the entrance to reception
      • to the bar
      • to the lounge

    Building Entrance

    • There are steps to the main entrance
      • Handrail by the steps

    Restaurant / Breakfast / Dining Room

    • Restaurant / breakfast / dining room provide meals for guests with special dietary requirements

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bathrooms available with :
      • bath with shower

    General Questions

    • Services for guests with visual impairments :
      • contrast markings on glass doors and full-height windows
      • guest information in large print and/or braille
      • restaurant/bar menus/bar prices available in large print and/or braille
    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment
    • Proprietors/staff available 24-hours

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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