Nestled between the Galloway hills to the north and the beaches of Solway Firth to the south, the historic market town of Castle Douglas has something for everyone. As Scotland's only designated 'Food Town', Castle Douglas prides itself on its top-quality, locally-produced food and drink. If you're looking for a perfect escape filled with delicious and artisanal food and drink options, look no further than Castle Douglas.
Luckily, we've got the largest selection of big cottages in Castle Douglas for large groups, so finding your perfect holiday cottage is easy with us. We've got cottages with large gardens, modern cottages with private hot tubs, cosy cottages with appealing fireplaces, and everything in between.
As well as eating and drinking your way through the town, Castle Douglas is close to a number of activities that make for a great day out. These include Carlingwark Loch, dotted with islands and great for boating and learning to sail and picnicking, National Trust for Scotland's Threave Garden, House and Estate, and 14th-century Threave Castle, the great fortress of the Douglases, which can be reached by ferry.
Best locations for large cottages in Dumfries & Galloway
With its dramatic coastlines, rocky shorelines, and unspoiled sandy beaches, as well as acres of forest and woodland inland, it's no surprise that Dumfries & Galloway is a popular location for family and group getaways. Check out some of our top locations in the area to find your perfect holiday home!