Barlochan Caravan Park

“Extensive leisure facilities available at nearby sister park” - AA Inspector

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PALNACKIE, DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY

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This is a lovely small caravan site situated within a short drive of the county town of Dalbeattie. It is ideally situated for exploring this particularly attractive area. The site has a number of static homes set on level terraces, with mature planting, whilst the caravan and camping pitches are located on the lower area, near the outdoor heated pool. There are hardstanding pitches, grass pitches with electricity for tents and two wooden pods.

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Barlochan Caravan Park
PALNACKIE,Castle Douglas,DG7 1PF
Phone : 01557 870267

Features

Leisure
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Game Room
  • Playground
  • Sports field
  • Fishing
Facilities
  • Launderette
  • Picnic Area
  • Shop onsite
  • Wifi available
  • Baby bathing/changing
  • Baby Care
  • Calor Gas
  • Camping Gaz
  • Battery Charging
  • Toilet fluid
Site Information
  • Total Touring Pitches: 20
  • Total Static Pitches: 65
  • 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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