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Four-star accommodation character near Lockerbie.

The BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel sits amid five acres of magnificent grounds with stunning views of the beautiful Scottish countryside. That alone should be enough to tempt you into booking, but we'll carry on anyway. The hotel has been rated as four-star accommodation by the Scottish Tourist Board we pride ourselves on being the highest graded hotel in the region.

Only a few miles from Lockerbie town centre and train station, there's plenty of convenience to go with our character! Thanks to our cosy lounges with real log fires in winter and a malt bar that has more than 150 different whiskies to choose from, you can look forward to the most heart-warming hospitality when you stay at our delightful hotel.

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DG11 2SF


2015 dinner inclusive rates offer a £25 à la carte allowance
Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted Pets are allowed in rooms only, £5.00 per night
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars


Glenlouis Restaurant

The Glenlouis Restaurant looks onto breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside. Open to both residents and non-residents, a full menu is available. Vegetarians are well catered for, as are other dietary needs. Our head chef and his team use only the freshest ingredients, carefully selected from local suppliers including Solway Salmon, Galloway Beef, Lockerbie Cheeses, plus delicious home made bread, all to tempt the most discerning diner.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:30 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 18:00 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary

Malt Bar Lounge

With over 150 malt whiskies to choose from, theres no better place to enjoy a wee dram of Scottish hospitality!

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary



Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 67
Distance: 6500 Yards
No handicap required


1.00 miles away in Lockerbie


Driving range
Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites


9 holes Yes
18 holes £21.00
Trolley hire £5.00
Club hire £15.00
Buggy hire £25.00
Driving Range Yes


We are renowned for our outstanding wedding ceremonies. Its no surprise really, given the 5 acres of scenic elevated parkland that provide the perfect backdrop! Go on, say yes to the BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel!


Wedding service and reception venue

You can hold a civil or religious wedding ceremony on our splendid lawn or in our gorgeous conservatory, which overlooks the wonderful countryside. Whichever you choose, you'll love the views!


We have a list of options, so you can pick and choose dishes to create your own menu!

Honeymoon Suite

Our 3 luxurious suites offer superb views of the grounds, all with individual character and charm. So once you've finished the last dance, come and stay in first class!


Registry office:
Dumfries and Galloway
01461 337071

Get in touch with Lynne Little or Glen Wright on

For any enquiries please call Glen Wright / Lynne Little on 01576 202427

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M74, J17, 0.50 miles
Nearest train station: Lockerbie, 1.00 miles
Nearest airport: Glasgow, 60.00 miles
Free parking on site (60 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

DG11 2SF

What's nearby?


  • Hampden (80 miles)

  • Queen of the South (14 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Gretna Green and Gretna Outlet Village (15 miles)

  • Drumlanrig Castle (20 miles)

  • Samye Ling Tibetan Buddhist Centre (15 miles)

  • Robert Burns Museum (12 miles)

  • Lockerbie Memorial Gardens (2 miles)


  • Lockerbie (1.8 miles)

  • Carlisle (26 miles)

  • Glasgow (71 miles)

  • Newcastle (82 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

Though we offer superb corporate facilities, and take the hard work out of working away, you don't have to be here on business to get the most out of our function rooms!

Available room set ups

U shape


The Kirkhill suite can host a conference for 200 theatre style or 150 classroom style.

Glenlouis suite

The Glenlouis suite can host theatre style for 150 guests and 90 Classroom style.

Glenfarclas Lounge

The Glenfarclas Lounge can cater for 20 boardroom style or 30 theatre syle.

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Kirkhill 150 120 80 120 150
Glenlouis suite 120 90 60 100 100
Glenfarclas Lounge 30 20 18 24 24
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 406 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 258
Rating: 4 94
Rating: 3 23
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Rating: 1 14

Great hotel.

23/11/2015 john m, Glasgow, United Kingdom

Hotel was really lovely, the staff were so friendly, couldn't do enough for you, we booked on a bargain website, only paid £49 per couple for bb, tea and scones , and a glass of wine on arrival, could... more


Stayed for Wedding

02/11/2015 Rebecca C,

First and foremost the staff at this hotel, make it worth the four stars I have given, on staff alone, 5 stars wouldn't be enough, they are friendly, welcoming and can't do enough for you. My husband... more

Owner Response
wrighty147, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your review the staff are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and wish to pass on their congratulations to you both, we look forward to welcoming you to the hotel again in the future. Many thanks again

A excellent stop over.

01/11/2015 Travellincs, Grantham

Great place to stay when travelling north or south along M74. Staff very welcoming and attentive to our needs. Very comfortable bedrooms and despite outside the motorway noise being great, inside the ... more

Owner Response
wrighty147, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your review, the staff are pleased that you enjoyed their service and we all look forward to welcoming you to the hotel again in the future.

Our Wedding stay! Perfect!

27/10/2015 Kayleigh E, Sunderland, United Kingdom

My family and I stayed here for my wedding I had in Gretna on 25.10.15 then a reception at the hotel First of all the staff here are lovely! Can't do enough for you! Massive thank you to Lynne & Tom... more

Owner Response
wrighty147, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Reviewer, All the team are thrilled that you had a great day with us, all the team wish to add their own personal congratulations to you both and look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future. Thank you again for your kind review

Excellent £6 6 o'clock menu

22/10/2015 muzza_travel, Carlisle, United Kingdom

Lovely location just off motorway just outside lockerby, excellent menu on Monday to Thursday 2 courses for £6 and never disappoints lovely staff alway clean and lovely place for a wedding lovely room... more

Owner Response
wrighty147, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your review, the 6 o clock club for £6 is extremely popular and really great value for money. We look forward to welcoming you to the hotel again very soon.