Officially designated as Scotland's 'Food Town', Castle Douglas is perfect for food-lovers. It has over fifty establishments offering local food and drink, including breweries and a variety of restaurants and cafes. Beyond food, the landscape surrounding the Scottish market town is stunning, being just a short distance from Carlingwark Loch, perfect for walking, boating, or a picnic.
At Dog Friendly Cottages, we know that your holiday wouldn't be complete without your dog beside you. This is why we have thousands of holiday cottages across the UK, each handpicked to offer you and your pup the perfect place to explore the local area. Whether you're looking for a large villa for all the family, or a cosy cottage for you and your partner to escape the world for a little while, we have something to suit you.
Our dog-friendly cottages in Castle Douglas are perfect for drinking in the local culture at the art galleries or local theatre. Or explore the history of the area by seeking out the ancient castles that are scattered around the Scottish countryside. Take a day to visit Threave Castle and the neighbouring Garden and Estate. With a two-mile walk along the loch to reach the castle, your dog will love this outing just as much as you will.
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