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Welcome…

to South West Scotland!

Visit our award winning holiday destination soon.

Discover our charming towns and villages  Stay in our  welcoming accommodation  Step into South West Scotland.

Enjoy outdoor activities in stunning scenery. Drive on quiet country roads and check out our South West Coastal 300 – “Scotland’s Other Route” Explore the rich culture of our heritage and traditional events.

South West Scotland has more than 200 miles of fabulous coastline, the largest Forestry Park in the UK  and remote Galloway Hills to discover. We also have the U.K.`s first Dark Sky Park and recently  we were BBC Countryfile Destination of the Year.

You can choose your accommodation here. Book direct with the owners of  hundreds of tourism businesses, large and small, in our characterful area. Please check out all the brilliant things to see and do in and around South West Scotland ………….  always something to see & do!

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Featured Attractions

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Below are a selection of our featured attractions from across South West Scotland.
  • Robert Burns' Ellisland Farm


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    Culzean Castle & Country Park


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  • The Whithorn Trust


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  • Southerness Golf Club


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  • Featured Accommodation

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    To get you started here is a selection of accommodation choices across Dumfries and Galloway.
  • The Townhead Hotel

    Hotels and Inns, Lockerbie
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  • Cairnsmore Cottages

    Self Catering, Newton Stewart
    Sleeps 4
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  • Meiklebob Holidays

    Self Catering, Dalbeattie
    Sleeps 10
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  • The Cotthouse

    Self Catering, Mull of Galloway
    Sleeps 4
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    1 day ago

    Visit South West Scotland

    For members info!THE AWARDS ⭐ The Scottish Food Awards™ Big Awards Ball is on Sunday 18th November, honouring Places & Products of the Year 2019. Deluxe dinner, award-winning Scottish produce. Glittering décor. Ceilidh! Earlybird Saver & VIP Tickets ON SALE. Both very limited numbers. The most beautiful food awards of the year! ⭐ www.TheScottishFoodAwards.com ...

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    6 days ago

    Visit South West Scotland

    #VSWS Member share.
    Why not experience a Burns celebration in the summer. Don't forget if you want to enjoy this wonderful celebration to boo now..Burns Supper bookings coming in fast, so get in touch now to secure your meal.
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Why not experience a Burns celebration in the summer. Dont forget if you want to enjoy this wonderful celebration to boo now..

     

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    Why not celebrate our national bard every day 💖

    A Burns Supper - and you want us to Boo :)

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    1 week ago

    Visit South West Scotland

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    Kippford Classic Car and Camper Hire
    Portpatrick - a beautiful, bustling fishing village, just an hour and a half drive from Kippford.
    www.kippfordclassiccarhire.co.uk
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    My grandma was born in 'the port '

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    1 week ago

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    More great beaches and reasons to visit South West Scotland
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    The Steamboat Inn
    Beautiful sunshine at Solway Coast :)
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    Lovely View

    This would be Carsthorne, or the Carse as it is known locally.xx

    Heading there again next year. Love the place

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    2 weeks ago

    Visit South West Scotland

    Todays photograph is from last nights menu, Cannon of Lamb, Roast Sweetbreads, Lamb Bon Bon, Pea Puree #eatscottish #foodtourism #scotlandisnow #LoveScotland #SeeSouthScotland #LoveDandG #SWC300 #scottishbloggers #foodtours #luxuryscotland @GoodHotelGuide ...

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    Why visit South West Scotland for your next holiday?

    South West Scotland is a nature-lover’s dream with everything from red deer and  red squirrels  to red kites!

    Who are Visit South West Scotland?

    Visit South West Scotland are a group of independent tourism businesses based in South West Scotland. We would love it if you would let us share it’s secrets with you.

    Book now with one of our many accommodation providers -maybe a hotel in a lighthouse or a glamping experience in a forest.

    South West Scotland …. always something to see & do!

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