Exterior | Ghillie’s Cottage - Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill, near Dumfries
Living room | Ghillie’s Cottage - Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill, near Dumfries
Thornhill, near Dumfries

Drumlanrig Castle - Ghillie’s Cottage

  • Sleeps up to 6
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Up to 2 pets allowed
Pets stay free
Car parking on site


out of 5

This delightful cottage is ideal for a break in the stunning countryside and with plenty of activities nearby to keep everyone entertained.
Ground Floor:
Living room: Smart TV, Gas Fire
Kitchen/dining room: Electric Oven, Electric Hob, Microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Dishwasher
Utility Room: Washing Machine, Tumble Dryer
Bedroom 1: 2 x Single (3ft) Beds
Bathroom 1: Walk-In Shower, Toilet
First Floor:
Bedroom 2: Kingsize (5ft) Bed
Bedroom 3: 2 x Single (3ft) Beds
Bathroom 2: Roll Top Bath, Walk-in Shower, Toilet
Oil central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack.
Enclosed lawned garden with patio, garden furniture and BBQ. 2 dogs welcome, to be kept on a lead at all times (sheep country). Bike store. Private parking for 4 cars. No smoking.
Come and enjoy the splendour of your surroundings at Drumlanrig Castle – Ghillie’s Cottage, located 2.5 miles from Drumlanrig Castle on beautiful farmland, is a charming detached stone built cottage situated on Drumlanrig Castle Estate. Ghillie’s Cottage is the perfect place for a family or group of friends to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. With its large enclosed garden with woodland behind, its perfect for little ones or your four legged friends! Enjoy the wonderful, unspoiled views on the large patio area with garden furniture and brick built barbecue. Drumlanrig Castle – Ghillie’s Cottage is beautifully furnished throughout and boasts a lovely living room with large Smart TV and coal-effect gas fire and the kitchen/dining room is the ideal place to enjoy quality time together around the dining table.

The 90,000 acre estate boasts miles of beautiful walks and acres of gardens to explore. For the adventurous, why not try one of the championship mountain biking trails or you can just relax with a days fishing on the river. There are numerous activities for kids from the adventure playground to ranger-led wildlife walks. And of course a tour of the stunningly and impressive Drumlanrig Castle itself is not to be missed.

Further afield is an abundance of attractions in this beautiful corner of Dumfries and Galloway, from beautiful sandy beaches to dramatic cliff tops along the majestic Solway Coast. A visit to Caerlaverock Wetland Centre, a spectacular 1400-acre wild reserve is a must! With sailing, swimming, horse riding, fishing, golf, boat trips and water sports close by, there is something for everyone.

Drumlanrig Castle - Ghille’s Cottage (UK7344) can be booked with Drumlanrig Castle - Stableyard Apartment (UK7172), Drumlanrig Castle - Stableyard Studio (UK7173), Drumlanrig Mains Cottage (UK7174), Drumlanrig Castle - Laundry Cottage and Drumlanrig Castle – Slatehouse Cottage (UK7562) to accommodate up to 32 guests.


Cycle Store
Detached Property
Enclosed garden or patio
Fishing Nearby
Garden or Patio
Golf nearby
Ground Floor Facilities
Grouped Property
Level Access
Parking - On Site
Pets Allowed
Pets Free of Charge
Shower Cubicle
Walk In Shower or Bath
Washing Machine
Welcome Pack


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • 2 pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please

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