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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 Dumfries and Galloway and South Ayrshire.

Enjoy outdoor activities in stunning scenery. Check out our South West Coastal 300 – “Scotland’s Newest Touring 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 was voted BBC Countryfile Destination of the Year. Recommended by Rough Guides

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 ………….  so easy to reach, so hard to leave!

Find out about our brand new South West Coastal 300 Route by clicking on the map below.

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Featured Attractions

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Below are a selection of our featured attractions from across South West Scotland.
  • Mull of Galloway Trail

    Mull of Galloway Trail


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  • Whithorn Trust Visitor Centre & Cafe


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  • family fun activity

    Cream o’ Galloway


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  • Crafty Distillery & Tree Bar & Cafe


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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 Marks

    B&B / Guest house, Kirkcudbright
    Sleeps 6
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  • Galloway Escapes- Rosewall

    Self Catering,
    Sleeps 2
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  • Millbrae House

    B&B / Guest house, Dalbeattie
    Sleeps 7
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  • Marthrown of Mabie

    Camping / Caravans, Self Catering, Dumfries
    Sleeps 26
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    2 days ago

    Visit South West Scotland

    Great idea and day out to keep the kids entertained.
    #VSWS
    #SWC300Take part in the Scottish Puddle Jumping Championships, 12-2pm Monday to Friday next week! www.wwt.org.uk/wetland-centres/caerlaverock/whats-on/scottish-puddle-jumping-championships/4838
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    Great idea and day out to keep the kids entertained.
#VSWS
#SWC300

    Expect the unexpected! You never know what’s round the corner in South West Scotland! ...

    Expect the unexpected!  You never know what’s round the corner in South West Scotland!

     

    Comment on Facebook

    Powfoot

    😂😂😂

    Tanya Allan looooook ha ha ha x

    Teresa Ford, Lisa White & Kerry Ewings, obviously 🙄 the road to the Ken Bridge Hotel xxx 😂😂😂

    Must be Scotland. Look at the state of the road.

    Sharon McClelland 👀🐸

    So true ❤️

    Slippery When Frogs! We used to get that in the Spring near our lake cabin in Minnesota.

    Where?

    Powfoot?

    Warning: toad in the hole?! 😃

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    2 weeks ago

    Visit South West Scotland

    South West Scotland , a beach and your dog.....what better? ...

     

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    Beautiful Port Logan.

    And fab holiday accommodation too in the beautiful Rhins of Galloway

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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 Ayrshire and Dumfries & Galloway. We would love it if you would let us share our 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 …. so easy to reach, so hard to leave!

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