Set in 45 acres of stunning woodland with private fishing, Friars Carse Hotel and Holiday Cottage Complex offers you a tranquil country setting near Dumfries.
The hotel is situated on the banks of the River Nith and boasts stunning views of the Dumfries & Galloway countryside, yet is only 7 miles away from the centre of Dumfries. All 21 en suite bedrooms are of high quality and have tea and coffee facilities, TVs, DVD players and free Wi-Fi internet access. Spoil yourself with room service or pay a visit to the hotel's Whistle Restaurant, which makes the most of the excellent local ingredients in its menu and has an extensive wine list.
The hotel also offers guests the opportunity of staying in the recently refurbished holiday cottages which are situated within the grounds and sleep two to four people. Each attractive cottage is fully equipped for self-catering with a spacious kitchen, lounge, dining area and patio. Pick up some fantastic local produce and prepare your own meals in the cottage or take advantage of the restaurant for a sumptuous dinner.
Make the most of the gorgeous location and head outside to walk alongside the River Nith which runs through the grounds. During the fishing season the hotel offers guests a mile of private fishing for sea trout, salmon and grayling while shooting and golfing are also available nearby. You can play a round of golf on some of the brilliant courses in the area, soak up some history at nearby Ellisland Farm where Robert Burns wrote Auld Lang Syne, or take a trip to the historic towns of Dumfries and Gretna Green.