Dumfries is the perfect place to stay while you are exploring Dumfries and Galloway as many of the city’s star attractions are nearby. Two sights that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Robert Burns Centre and the much-loved Dumfries Museum. Two other recommended attractions that are located within a short distance of Dumfries are Ellisland Farm and Shambellie House.
Savvy travelers in Dumfries, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will appreciate the nearby museums and theaters. Take the time to see the many fascinating exhibit spaces such as the John Paul Jones Museum.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Dumfries and Galloway, visit one of the many nearby green spaces. To catch a glimpse of the local wilderness drive out to the Caerlaverock Wetland Centre.
When you’re ready to rest your weary feet after checking out the delights of Dumfries, check in to one of the area’s numerous accommodation options. The Holiday Inn Dumfries, the Hamilton House and the Huntingdon House Hotel are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.