Braids Caravan Park

“Walking distance from shopping village from outlet shopping village” - AA Inspector

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GRETNA, DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY

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  •   Social distancing and safety measures in place
  •   Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
  •   Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Opening status: Open
Our COVID-19 measures:
Both toilet and shower blocks closed until Government say we can open them. Dishwashing, laundry and Information Office are closed. Handsanitising stations at all water, waste and elsan points. Any cash paying customers will be asked to insert in an envelope and will be kept for 3 days before opening. Reception staff will all be wearing face masks and/or face shields and rubber gloves Staff re-setting electric hook-up boxes will be wearing face mask and gloves and will be carrying handsanitiser.

Our Inspector's view

A very well-maintained park conveniently located on the outskirts of Gretna village. Within walking distance is Gretna Gateway Outlet Village, and nearby is Gretna Green with the World Famous Old Blacksmith's Shop. It proves a convenient stop-over for anyone travelling to and from the north of Scotland or Northern Ireland (via the ferry at Stranraer). The park has first-class toilet facilities and generously-sized all-weather pitches. Please note that tents are not accepted. A rally field and a meeting room are available.

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Braids Caravan Park
Annan Road, GRETNA, DG16 5DQ
Phone : 01461 337409

Features

Facilities
  • Launderette
  • Wifi available
  • Motorvan service point
  • Calor Gas
  • Toilet fluid
Opening times
  • Open all year
Site Information
  • Total Touring Pitches: 50
  • Caravan Pitches Available
  • Motorhome 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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