Aird Donald Caravan Park

“Historic Stranraer is just a 5 minute walk away” - AA Inspector

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STRANRAER, DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY

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A spacious touring site set behind mature trees and within a five-minute walk of Stranraer town centre at the head of Loch Ryan. It is an ideal base to tour the ‘Rhins of Galloway’, to visit Port Logan Botanic Gardens (half an hour's drive) or the Mull of Galloway Lighthouse (a 45-minute drive). It provides a very convenient stopover for the Cairnryan ferry to Ireland, but there’s plenty to do in the area if staying longer. A 25-pitch rally field is available.

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Aird Donald Caravan Park
London Road, STRANRAER, DG9 8RN
Phone : 01776 702025

Features

Leisure
  • Playground
Facilities
  • Launderette
  • Picnic Area
  • Wifi available
  • Baby bathing/changing
  • Motorvan service point
  • Calor Gas
  • Camping Gaz
  • Battery Charging
Opening times
  • Open all year
Site Information
  • Total Touring Pitches: 50
  • Caravan Pitches Available
  • Motorhome Pitches Available
  • Tent Pitches Available

About the area

Discover Dumfries & Galloway

Dumfries and Galloway is a wonderfully undiscovered corner of Scotland – a romantic land of wooded glens, high hills and exposed moorland, haunted by its colourful past and the ghosts of those who fell in fierce and bloody battles. Heading west from Gretna Green you soon reach Dumfries, straddling the River Nith, where you may see red-breasted mergansers in summer.

The market town has strong associations with one of Scotland’s most famous sons, Robert Burns, who farmed nearby and returned to Dumfries towards the end of his life. You’ll find Burns-related visitor attractions around town, plus a portfolio of other sights ranging from ruined castles and abbeys to quirky museums. You can see for miles from the Camera Obscura, which occupies the top floor of the 18th-century windmill.

To the north lies a vast and endless landscape; mile upon mile of open moorland and afforested slopes stretching towards the Ayrshire coast. On the long haul to Stanraer, you’ll want to make regular stops and visit places like Gatehouse of Fleet, a delightful 18th-century planned town, and Creetown, a planned village on the estuary on the River Cree. Perfect for walking and fishing, Dumfries and Galloway seems gloriously untouched by 20th-century progress.

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