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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 bar with many fine drinks 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
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6103*


2016 dinner inclusive rates offer a £25 per person 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 Dogs accepted in superior rooms, £5 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 - 09:00
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 18:00 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary

Hotel Bar

There's 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


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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 493 traveller reviews
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Wedding Anniversary

12/10/2016 jstatham7, Stockport, United Kingdom

we were a party of 11guests, and had a lovely experience at this hotel. The staff were so welcoming and went out of their way , to make the weekend we had special. So relaxing , highly recommend the... more

Owner Response
wrighty147, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your wonderful review, it was a pleasure looking after you all and we hope to welcome you again in the near future for many other family celebrations.


11/10/2016 Gavin_Bamford, Lisburn, United Kingdom

Arrived at hotel about 16:30 hrs on spec for a one night stay. No one on reception, bar / restaurant not open, kitchen / offices in darkness. No one about. Waited, rang reception bell and finally ... more

Owner Response
wrighty147, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your review we are pleased you enjoyed your meal and stay with us and hope to welcome you to the hotel again in the future.

Very Comfortable Overnight Stay

08/10/2016 GBBoxer, uk

Very comfortable one night stay on our way to the Highlands. A good 'Best Western' standard and the hotel is dog friendly. We didn't have dinner but the food looked very good as we passed through 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 , our garden rooms are extremely popular with our guests and perfect if you have a dog with direct access to the gardens.


04/10/2016 Hibbie2014, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

It was just great from walking in the door to the minute we left. From the owner to the chamber maids everyone was friendly and welcoming. The food was delicious and plenty of it. My brother has been... more

Owner Response
wrighty147, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your blooming-tastic review of the hotel , we are all thrilled that your brothers recommendation lived up to your expectations, however please don,t expect the honeymoon suite every time you visit as we occasionally have a bride in there. In the meantime thank you for your great review and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Excellent Hotel

03/10/2016 Patrick S, Mansfield, United Kingdom

We returned for our 5th Wedding Anniversary, and again we were not disappointed. Since our last visit some of the room had been redecorated and our 4 poster room was decorated with a gorgeous 3d desig... more

Owner Response
wrighty147, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Dryfesdale Country House Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your excellent review of the hotel, it was great for you to re-visit and see all the amazing changes to the hotel over the last few years with many more to come. Thank you for your review.