18 St Mary's Street
Dumfries and Galloway
Terry and Lynne Hawkins are pleased to offer you a warm and friendly welcome. We have established the Huntingdon as an ideal base for all of our visitors with our free Wi-Fi lounge bar and safe private car parking. The hotel is 200 meters from Dumfries Railway Station and only a 5 minute walk from Dumfries town centre.
We will endeavour to make your stay as comfortable and relaxing as possible. The Huntingdon is an entirely non smoking hotel.
The Huntingdon is an entirely non smoking hotel. Business travellers; A free reliable and fast Wi-Fi internet connection is available. Work space in all the rooms.
A large safe car park and a quiet lounge bar to relax in at the end of a long day. Tourists; Four Castles Abbeys Museums Rabbie Burns Robert the Bruce J M Barrie Thomas Carlyle Commodore John Paul Jones Many Lochs and rivers The Solway coast The Galloway Forrest. All within a short walk or drive! I know we are biased because we live here but this really is a beautiful area to visit.
Mountain bikers; We provide the perfect base for you to ride the 7 stanes Scotland's award winning mountain bike tracks. Only a 10 to 20 minutes drive from Mabie Forest Ae Forest Dalbeatie and all seven of the trails are less than an hour and a half away. Drumlanrig castle also provides some very entertaining mountain bike tracks.
A lockable workshop for your mountain bikes with ample tools if necessary and a hosepipe and power washer available. Walkers; The southern upland way Solway coastal path Burns trail Mabie Forest and the Glenkiln sculpture trail to name but a few of the many attractions in this area. Golfers; Southerness Powfoot The County Dumfries and Galloway Thornhill Lockerbie Colvend.
With all of these fantastic golf courses and many more within a short drive To say this area is a perfect location for a golfing holiday is an under statement Motorcyclists; My wife (VFR 400) and I (GSXR 1000) are bikers so we are definitely motorcycle friendly. The hotel has a dedicated separate motorbike parking area. Tools and workshop are available if needed.
Advice on local routes is freely given and if I get the chance I may even come with you. This really is a fantastic area for motorcycling.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Dumfries area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Solway Coastal Drive - 0.3 miles (Countryside)
Robert Burns House - 0.4 miles (Museum)
Robert Burns Mausoleum - 0.4 miles (Historic Building)
Old Bridge House Museum - 0.7 miles (Museum)
Robert Burns Centre - 0.7 miles (Museum)
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura - 0.7 miles (Museum)
Lincluden Collegiate Church - 1.3 miles (Historic Church)
Ellisland Farm - 5.6 miles (Historic Building)
Shambellie House Museum of Costume - 6.1 miles (Museum)
Sweetheart Abbey - 6.3 miles (Abbey)
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