Scotland is defined by its miles and miles of green highlands, impressive stone architecture, green forests and mountains, and its vast coastline. The lowland part of the country also possesses these distinct features, which is rich in greenery and cultural heritage. Amongst this, is Dumfries, located beside the River Nith. Mainly a market town, the town is also famous as a local center for art and crafts.
The town is a typical Scottish one, with a mile-long history and medieval, red-hued, sandstone architecture. A vacation in this town promises a taste of a Scottish town without missing out on the bliss of the typical Scottish countryside. Like its other attractions, these Airbnb rentals are all set to give you an amazing experience. So, read on to learn more about our top picks in the city of Dumfries, Scotland!
With modern comforts and a central location, this flat provides a fantastic home base for your getaway in Dumfries. It is just within a one-minute walk of the Camera Obscura Museum and Robert Burns Center. Dumfries town center, which features a wide array of shops and restaurants, is only five minutes away.
Inside the rental is a well-furnished space ideal for relaxing, especially after a long day of adventures. It comes with heating for comfort and a high-definition TV for entertainment. Access to Wi-Fi is available as well.
Stylish Modern Central Private Entrance ApartmentDumfries and Galloway, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgorgeous bedroom and great bathroom with top class showerwhat a lovely comfortable flat very warm and cosy with everything we neededthe bed is unbelievably comfortable and the shower is hot and powerfullovely flat nice and airy even bigger than the photos great facilities fantastic shower easy walk into townexcellently clean and convenientextremely clean well equippedvery nice and clean apartmentthis was a very clean flat and was really comfortableit was clean comfortable and had everything you could possibly need
Host:jayne was a great hostjayne was very responsive to any questions and just a great hostjayne the host was always easy to communicate withjayne is an amazing host and was extremely helpfuljayne was really helpful and always quick to reply if ever neededRead more reviewslocation is pretty quiet whilst still being fairly centralabout a 3 minute walk to bus stop to hospital and shops near by thanks jaynegreat location and in perfect condition with a well stocked kitchena fantastic flat in a good locationit’s an easy walk to the town center
This apartment is nestled in the heart of the town and provides an ideal getaway spot for a small group of travelers. It features a high-definition TV in the living area and Wi-Fi throughout the property. With in-unit laundry facilities and a fully functional kitchen, the rental is suitable for both short- and long-term stays. Guests with a car can park both on the streets and the premises for free.
Some points of interest near the property include local restaurants and a park.
Lovely central 2 bedroom apartmentSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe beds were very comfortablethis apartment was perfect for our needs as a stop on our way to aberdeenvery clean and comfortablethe apartment was clean and well presentedgreat communication and very very clean really enjoyed the stay thanks julialovely clean place with great communication from ownerthe property is very clean and well equipped
Host:host was in touch to offer support if necessaryhosts were also great with good communicationjulia is a good host and has a charming placecommunication with the host was also very easyjulia herself was kind and approachable and very easy to get hold ofRead more reviewsgreat location for walking around the cityclose to restaurants and tourist attractionsperfect location in the middle of dumfriesgreat flat in a central location very comfortable staygreat stay excellent location in dumfries
Tucked away in a quiet setting, Welldale Park is perfect for travelers looking for a peaceful stay. This semi-detached townhouse features Wi-Fi, a full kitchen, and a high-definition TV. An indoor fireplace is also available so guests can keep warm and cozy, especially during movie nights. Kid-friendly features, such as a crib and a high chair, are available upon request for families’ convenience.
When not enjoying lovely garden views from the conservatory, guests can also explore local beaches near the rental. Other points of interest nearby include River Nith, Dock Park, and Castledykes Park.
A delightful semi-detached Townhouse.Superhost
Top guest reviewsit was clean and well looked aftervery clean and had a good selection of appliancesgreat stay in a very clean and comfortable housevery clean and had everything we neededthe house was homely and clean
Host:the hosts are very responsive and understandinganne was a great host we’ve already rebookedanne is a great host and the house is perfecthad a wonderful time in dumfries everyone so friendlythe hosts were welcoming upon arrival and on hand should you need them during your stayRead more reviewsthe location is greatthe location is absolutely perfect on a quiet road within easy walking distance to town and grocery storesvery nice house good location great value for the pricegreat to have a nice walk along the river and play park nearbygreat stay and great location would definetly use again
This vacation rental offers unique and affordable accommodations without compromising modern comforts. Nestled in a quiet area near Lochmaben, this static caravan comes with a cozy living space suitable for a small group of travelers. It features central heating for comfort and a TV for entertainment. Access to Wi-Fi is also provided so guests can keep up with their socials during their escapade.
Because of the rental’s beautiful location, guests can enjoy easy access to sandy beaches, stunning lochs, and world-class golf courses.
Delightful 2 bedroomed static caravan with decking
Top guest reviewsmega comfortable and warmthe chap that met us there was very helpful and made things comfortable and easy for usclean and comfortableamazing cosy very clean caravana lovely clean static caravan in a nice caravan parkso clean comfortable and has everything you needvery clean and well equipped accomodation in a lovely setting
Host:the host was very welcoming and approachablehost was helpful with directions and accessing the keyour host was great and very friendly making us feel very welcomeowners and site managers very easy to contact via phone and this sitethe host was very helpful at check-in everything was spotless and very comfortableRead more reviewsgood location for exploring the arealocation is beautiful and very peacefulbrilliant place in a lovely locationlocation is beautiful and very peaceful perfect for a quiet relaxing get awaygood location / roads for driving out and exploring for the day
Stylish Period Town Centre Flat - 2nd Floor
Top guest reviewskitchen has cooler microwave fridge faith small freezer compartment toaster and washing machinebeautiful bedroom and a lovely bedwarm and cosy we enjoyed the tv and netflixspotlessly clean flatvery clean and tidyflat clean warm and comfortableclean and comfortable base for exploring the surrounding areabeautifully clean well maintained flat in the heart of dumfries town centre
Host:karen was lovely really responsivethe choice of nearby restaurants is overwhelming and everyone was so very friendly and welcomingkaren was very helpfulwatched a comedy gig and all the staff and patrons were friendlyRead more reviewsgreat location in town centregreat flat in central locationcomfortable flat in a very central locationgreat flat in a great locationgreat apartment good location
The property is set to give you the feeling of living in the typical Scottish highlands. This entire country home is offered to guests for their stay. The property features two bedrooms with three beds, which can accommodate up to four guests at a time. The master bedroom comes with a double bed, while the other bedroom has two separate beds.
Bright and cheerful, the entire house is designed to give views of the countryside. The house comes with a garden, which guests can always enjoy with an outdoor BBQ. A kitchen and large living room are also offered to guests during their stay.
Clean, Comfortable and WelcomingKirkton Dumfries., Dumfries & Galloway, United KingdomSuperhost
Top guest reviewslovely house fantastic view delicious breakfastroom and bed very comfortable with great wi-fi connectionwe enjoyed the breakfast and the views from the gardeneverything there - kitchen lovely and views and countryside out at the backnice touches like bottled water in the room and a big folder of local visitors attractionsvery clean and welcomingfantastic accommodation very clean and high endrooms were clean and bed comfortablea quiet clean and comfortable spacethe house is very clean and comfortable
Host:tracey and roger were wonderful hoststhe host was greatlovely home and great hostsgreat host would definitely recommend cheers guystracey and roger were fantastic hostsRead more reviewsthis location was better than describedgreat location for our mtn biking holidaytruly a home away fro home and wonderful village beautiful walks and serenewe used this location to explore the surrounding attractions of dumfrieshouse is set in a quiet location with easy access to all amenities
This entire apartment has a master bedroom, with a double bed and two single beds. The vast living room also has a sofa bed, where another two people can sleep. Altogether, six people can stay at this property and so it is convenient for a group of people or a large family, especially if they are looking for a place to stay within a tight budget.
The apartment also has a small kitchen unit with all the basic facilities, like a microwave, toaster, and electric kettle. The location of the apartment is very convenient, close to the town center.
Private Apartment WIFI, Parking, GamesDumfries, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
Top guest reviewswifi reception was goodthe apartment was perfect with everything we needed including wifinice bathroom large bedroom no kitchen sink did not bother me parking outside the doorlittle touches like a usb adapter in the apartment made it an easy stayit’s very modern clean and comfortable and little things like toiletries coffee and tea are providedvery clean and homely placeclean comfortable and warmvery clean and everything we neededit was clean and well maintainedthe flat was very clean and confortable
Host:very nice hostsanetta was the perfect hostgreat host and very helpfullovely lovely host i love staying there and very quick responsesanetta was very helpfulRead more reviewsgreat place to stay close to the town for the station etc and close to mabie foresta perfectly located flat close to dumfries centreit'sin a great location every thing is just a short walk awaygreat value ideally located in quiet area but still only 15 min walk into towngood location very quiet with private access
This bright, airy and cheerful cottage is located 4 km (2.48 miles) from the main town of Dumfries. It is based in Holywood, a small village just outside the main town. So, you can enjoy the country life of Scotland without being away from the main town of Dumfries. The cottage comes with a lovely garden and there are plenty of spaces to relax and unwind.
The cottage has two bedrooms, one with a double bed and another with two single beds. Altogether, four people can stay in this cottage at a time. Here, along with a pleasant stay, you will be offered all arrangements for breakfast.
Mid Crossleys CottageSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe cottage is very comfortable with all the amenities one could wantit is a lovely comfortable cottage that had everything we needed and lots of bonus extrasit has a huge garden and we were lucky enough to have breakfast and dinner outsidethere is lovely outside space and it was a nice touch to have breakfast food left for usgreat two bed cottage tastefully decorated with a well stocked kitchen for those who want to cook whilst therethe house was very clean and lovelyclean warm well stocked with everything we neededfaultless and spotless with super comfy beds we won't hesitate to recommendclean and tidy with a amazing private walled gardenit was impeccably clean and karen was lovely
Host:karen was a great hostkaren played the perfect hostkaren was a very welcoming host and made us feel immediately at homekaren is the perfect airbnb hostamazing host stunning little cottageRead more reviewslovely rural location but in easy striking distance of family days out ithe location was excellent and very quieta great location from which to explore the areafantastic location 10 minutes from everywherekares place has everything needed to be the ideal base for a get away in scotland
The amazing white-grey architecture of this property will welcome you to a stay full of adventure. Surrounded by lush greenery, this house gives a feeling of seclusion. It is located around 3.2 km (2 miles) from the city center of Dumfries.
The cottage is attached to the main house, where two bedrooms are offered to guests for their stay. There is one double bed in one room and two single beds in the other, so up to four people can stay at a time. The cottage offers plenty of space for parking and even a separate space for bicycles.
Top guest reviewsthe furniture was very comfortable and the cottage was much bigger than expectedkirkland cottage is charming and spacious with nice homely furnishings and very comfortable bedsa really spacious comfortable cottage with all essentials in bedrooms kitchen bathroom wifi and interesting music collectionbeautiful cottage well equipped lovely decor comfortable beds peaceful setting the list goes onfully independent and v comfortablespotlessly clean and spaciousvery clean and spaciousvery clean and as describedsparkling clean of coursevery clean cosy and comfortable
Host:lovely hosts fantastic groundshosts were very responsive to any concerns that we raisedthanks to our hostsdeborah and robert are great hostswe thought the accommodations were outstanding and the host and hostess were extremely charmingRead more reviewsthe location was beautiful and quiet tooa very quiet location allowing a good night's sleepa great location and gardens as well as the propertyits close to dumfries but feels like you're way out in the countrysidegreat location away from the centre of town but close enough to grab dinner or supplies
Located on the outskirts of Dumfries, this house is excellent for exploring the town and its surrounding areas. The property is actually a farmhouse, located within walking distance of the town. The entire property is surrounded by greenery and guests will get to taste actual life in the countryside.
The property comes with a large bedroom with a comfortable double bed. The local pub is just 10 minutes away from the property. The main advantage to staying here is the large space offered to guests and the surrounding area, which can be explored on foot, to get a first-hand experience in the Scottish highlands.
Double ensuite bedroom
In the middle of the Scottish Highlands, this farmhouse can make for an adventurous stay. A family bedroom is offered to guests who stay here, which has a double bed and a sofa-cum-bed. Altogether, four persons can stay in this property at a time. The farmhouse is located in the highlands, surrounded by greenery.
The town can be accessed on foot, in around 20 minutes. The entire property is kid-friendly and guests are welcome with their pets. A store and the local pub are located just a couple of minutes’ walk away from the property.
Large family room private bathroom
This apartment is located in the town square of Dumfries. Its old charm is spread throughout the property, over two floors, which are left at the disposal of guests. The apartment has two bedrooms, one with a double bed, another with a single. So, the entire apartment can accommodate up to three people at a time.
The master bedroom with its king-sized bed is in the attic. There is also a large living room and an equipped kitchen. The apartment is on the second and third floor, which can only be accessed via stairs.
Spacious flat in Georgian house
In the heart of Dumfries, the Irish Gait Guest House is a historic villa, set to take you back in time. The property is located very close to the high street, which gives guests an excellent opportunity to visit attractions like the Theatre Royal, the Globe Inn, and the Robert Burns House.
The property features three bedrooms, which altogether have three beds, so it can accommodate a total of six guests at a time.
Period B&B, large double ensuite with river viewsDumfries, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsfantastic antique furniture and art but with comfortable beds and all mod consvery spacious room and bathroom with views over a beautiful gardenthe house is beautiful with a great view of the river from the breakfast roomthe house is really something to behold with beautiful views of the river from the breakfast roomcomfortable room and hearty breakfastall areas were clean tidy and things well laid outclean and tidy with a great scottish breakfastthe river room was spacious cosy immaculately clean with a comfortable bed and crisp cotton linenproperty was clean & comfortable; breakfast was great - andrew was a great host nothing was too much trouble
Host:very helpful friendly hostour hosts were incredibly helpfulbeautiful house with great hostsandrew was a generous and welcoming hostbelle is a wonderful host – attentive interesting and knowledgeableRead more reviewsgreat location close to everything i wanted to seethe breakfast was fantastic and the location was perfectlovely and interesting place to stay in the heart of the towngreat location in dumfries beautiful styled housewas in dumfries for the ukelele festival and found this a perfect location
This double room in a family home is offered to guests and is located just outside the main town. The bedroom is equipped with two beds and can accommodate up to three people at a time. The cheerful place has a homey feeling, with lots of space and a garden.
Double room in family home, 5 mins to town centreDumfries, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewswe had our own living room space with a lovely viewgreat family feel with a lovely bed and breakfast touchroom at her place had all basic amenities was really clean and was close to the town centreher place was spaciousand comfortablebed is extremely comfortable and the rest of the house is gorgeousthe accommodation is very clean and quietthe bathroom is clean and tidy and wonderfully turquoisethe house is lovely and the room is huge clean and with plenty of characterthe room was as described and very cleanthe villa is cosy clean spacious and well decorated with thick blue carpet and a bright woody kitchen
Host:lucy is a great hostlucy is a great hostlucy is a lovely helpful hostlucy is a fantastic hostfriendly host and larger than expected spaceRead more reviewsideal location for a short walk into towncomfortable room in a great central locationbest place for miles aroundthe neighborhood is very calmperfect location right by the centre of dumfries
This property was a once a Victorian school and nowadays offers travelers a stay while visiting the town of Dumfries. The stone house is in the middle of the countryside, surrounded by greenery and features four bedrooms with six beds along with a spacious lounge, a kitchen, and three bathrooms.
Altogether, it can accommodate up to 10 people at a time. The garden and surrounding spaces provide a peaceful place to relax and unwind.
The Old School -Peace, space, great for gatheringsDumfries and Galloway, Scotland, United Kingdom
Top guest reviewsthe place is huge the 2 lounges big kitchen and courtyard were perfect for a large groupbeds were really comfortable and the delicious welcome gift of flowers and local produce much apprecitedstunning lounge beautiful kitchen and each bedroom is absolutely perfectgreat big kitchen for communal cooking and a very comfortably sized lounge for 8 peoplethe aga kept the kitchen cosy and we enjoyed the log burner in the eveningvery clean and quietcomfy beds and clean linen and towelsa charming and clean old school cottagereally clean and comfortable a great place to stayalso everything was really clean and nicer than picture
Host:lesley was a perfect hostlesley was very quick with responses to questions that we had and an excellent hostthe host was great lesley made everything easy for uslesley was a great host and the house was perfectlesley was a wonderful host and i would definitely come backRead more reviewsit's set in a quiet location beautiful countryside - but with good access to nearby townsgreat place for a quiet family breakreally comfortable well equipped and the peace quiet and darkness was a lovely change from city lifelesley’s has lace was a perfect location for our family grt togetherideal place for a quiet break in the borders - we'll be back thanks lesley
Stay in Dumfries
A stay in Dumfries is sure to bring lots of adventure, from enjoying the Scottish countryside to learning about the culture of an entirely different era. These Airbnb rentals are also set to compliment your stay and there is surely something here to suit most people. Enjoy your trip to Dumfries!
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