Lochside Caravan & Camping Site

Camping Park

Lochside Park, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG7 1EZ

    Welcome to Lochside Caravan & Camping Site. Situated overlooking the beautiful Carlingwark Loch yet within easy walking distance of Castle Douglas town centre and easily accesible from the A75 Euroroute making it an ideal base for exploring.

    The site offers 108 pitches with a combination of hard-standing and grass,with 98 serviceable with 10 amp electric hook ups also on the site is an extra grass area for tents.Facilities include two toilet/shower blocks with disabled facilities,laundry and sinks for washing dishes.Fresh water is available throughout the site and dirty water and elsan disposal is also available.Access onto the site and to facilities is by means of a swipe card system obtained from the wardens office on arrival.The site also has 24 hour CCTV coverage.

    There are a range of amenities on site including two childrens play areas,boating on the Loch and free fishing for site residents.The site boasts a number of scenic walks of various lengths to take in the beauty of the Loch.

    Local attractions not to be missed include Threave Castle and estate,Red Kite trail and feeding station and the stunning Galloway Forest and Dark Skies Park.Castle Douglas being Dumfries and Galloway Food Town offers a wide range of services close at hand to cater for your needs.

    Lochside Caravan Park is owned and managed by Dumfries and Galloway Council

    3 Touring Park
    Opening Times
    Opening times 2016
    28 Mar 2016 - 31 Oct 2016

    During the season the Wardens office will be open 09.00-13.00 and 14.00-19.00 outwith this time a late arrival bay with electric hook up is available next to the office. During the closed season October - March please contact the facility manager on 01556 503806 during office hours.

    Camping Facilities

    • Awning Charge
    • Hot Water Shower/ Washing Facilities
    • Mains Electricity
    • Private Parking Next To Pitch


    • Drying Facilities
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Public Toilet Facilities
    • Toilets
    • Tumble Dryer


    • Sea/Loch View
    • Town Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Pets Allowed


    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Outdoor Play Area


    • 24hr CCTV
    • Level Access

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • Cheque

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    Accommodation Special Offer

    Enquiries for 2015 season now being taken.  Only a small amount of spaces available.

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