Holiday rentals in Dumfries

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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £48 £73
HomeAway
5.0
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-39%
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £42 £69
EveryStay
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-30%
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, United Kingdom
from £92 £132
cottages.com
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Find the perfect holiday letting for as little as £20 per night by searching through the 240 options listed in Dumfries. HomeToGo instantaneously compares all of these holiday lettings to help you save up to 39%!

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Rent a holiday home, apartment or cottage in Dumfries from just £20 per night

House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £48
HomeAway
5.0
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House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £41
HomeAway
5.0
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House ∙ 4 guests
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £59
Hotels.com
4.5
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House ∙ 4 guests
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £72
LateRooms.com
4.9
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £48
Airbnb
5.0
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £32
Airbnb
4.5
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £25
Airbnb
5.0
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £39
Airbnb
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House ∙ 2 guests
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £49
Airbnb
5.0
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Recommended pet-friendly holiday lettings

Pet-friendly
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £33
Sykes Cottages
4.0
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Pet-friendly
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £47
Sykes Cottages
4.0
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Pet-friendly
Cottage ∙ 13 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £245
Airbnb
4.5
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Most popular holiday lettings with a fireplace

Fireplace
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £103
Airbnb
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Fireplace
Apartment ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £53
Airbnb
4.5
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Fireplace
Private room ∙ 2 guests
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £89
Booking.com
4.5
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Top holiday lettings with fishing spots nearby

Fishing
Apartment ∙ 5 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £50
HomeAway
5.0
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Fishing
Apartment ∙ 5 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £93
Booking.com
4.8
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Fishing
Bed & Breakfast ∙ 3 guests
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
from £64
Booking.com
5.0
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Popular holiday rental amenities in Dumfries

  • Internet (191)
  • Kitchen (182)
  • TV (159)
  • Washer (141)
  • Garden (127)
  • No smoking (111)
  • Parking (110)
  • Pet allowed (89)
  • Dishwasher (63)
  • Microwave (59)
  • Fireplace (52)
  • Fishing (36)
Dumfries is an excellent spot if you travel with a pet, as a lot of holiday rentals in Dumfries allow you to bring your pet. Pet-friendly properties in Dumfries have an average price of £113 a night. If you prefer to stay central, a few of the pet-friendly properties are less than 2 kilometres away from the city centre.

The Weather in Dumfries



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Above are the weather conditions for Dumfries. This year, July will have the highest average temperatures. On the other hand, you could have temperatures dropping under 2° in February. The rainiest month is July, while the driest month is June.

Accommodation options in Dumfries

More than half of the properties (55.59%) in Dumfries are house rentals. They are the most common properties on offer there. The standard size of house rentals in Dumfries is 78 m², with a median price of £109 a night. Moreover, this specific type of residence is ideal for medium-sized groups and families, as the majority of house rentals can accommodate at least 5 people. If you would like to rent something else, you can compare alternative options, including hotel rooms, which are another popular type of property in Dumfries. The average size of hotel rooms in Dumfries is 23 m², and the average price is £84 a night.

Enjoy a holiday letting in Dumfries, Scotland's Queen of the South

The busy town of Dumfries offers up a variety of holiday accommodations for visitors. In the centre of town, you'll find modern apartments and traditional flats, whereas in the outskirts and surrounding countryside, there are larger detached properties such as stone cottages.

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Food & Drink

Local produce and dining options

Dumfries sits at the heart of some of Scotland's best agricultural land. Many of the town's restaurants use local meat, dairy products, and vegetables in their dishes. If your Dumfries accommodation has a kitchen and you feel like getting creative, head to the farmers' markets at Kilnford, where you can buy local ingredients to prepare a dish at home. If you'd rather someone else do the cooking, there's a restaurant at the market as well. Also, if you've a sweet tooth, stop in at the Cocoabean Café in Twynholm for some delicious handmade chocolates.

Family Activities

Castles, farming, and much more for the family in Dumfries

What kid doesn't enjoy a trip to a historic castle? Two very different castles are within a short drive of Dumfries. Caerlaverock, to the south, played an important role in battles with England. Although it is now in ruins, it's ideal for exploring. To the north, close to the village of Thornhill, is Drumlanrig Castle. This stately home, packed with paintings and antiques, is set amid extensive woodland grounds with a playground and formal gardens.

Farming and agriculture are very important to the Dumfries economy. Check out the farms at Dalscone on the outskirts of town, and at Mabie to the southeast – they're open to visitors and a great place for children to play, meet the animals, and learn about agricultural life. Drummuir Farm uses the milk produced on the farm to make delicious ice cream – why not sample a sundae at the onsite café?

Local Attractions

Scottish history and Solway beaches close by

Dumfries boasts a wealth of fascinating stories, as well as poems – perhaps the town's most famous resident was poet Robert Burns, who lived there in the 1790s. A good starting point is the Robert Burns Centre, which tells the story of his life in Dumfries. See scale models and artefacts that paint a picture of everyday life in Dumfries in the 18th century. Robert Burns House, also open to visitors, contains the poet's desk and a selection of original letters and manuscripts.

South of Dumfries lies the Solway Firth, which separates Scotland from England. Whereas there are beautiful beaches along the length of the Solway coast, the best two are at Sandyhills and Rockcliffe. Sandyhills is particularly good for paddling, sandcastle building, and just for having fun. Galloway Forest Park, west of Dumfries, is one of the few designated 'dark sky' areas in the UK – it's free of light pollution and perfect for stargazing.

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