A tranquil and relaxing location with panoramic views over the beautiful Nithsdale Valley.
Electric Hookup, Free WiFi & Comprehensive Information Pack included
Hemplands has panoramic views over the beautiful Nithsdale Valley, to the west we overlook the town of Dumfries and Criffel Hill while south, on the horizon, across the Solway Firth, we can see the Cumbrian hills.
PLEASE NOTE WE DO NOT ACCOMMODATE TENTS
This is a tranquil and relaxing site where guests can enjoy calm and peaceful surroundings with beautiful scenery and walks. It is also a very convenient base from which to explore the many and varied attractions of Dumfries & Galloway that are so close by.
In a radius of six miles from Hemplands, guests have access to a variety of activities and attractions including golf courses, cycle trails, walks and fishing. The pretty small town of Lochmaben is four miles away and has three lochs, a golf course and many interesting walks. There is a regular bus service on the A709 from the bus stop in Torthorwald village to Dumfries/Lochmaben and Lockerbie.
Within 30 minutes drive from Hemplands guests can explore the Solway Coast and the small towns and villages of the area including New Abbey, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbright, Thornhill, Lockerbie and Moffat. Mountain biking is not to be missed in Ae Forest and the 7Stanes routes. Cycling on our quiet country roads and paths will give you easy routes or more challenging options. Fishing, Golf and exploring many nearby historic locations will give you plenty to chose from. We provide a comprehensive information pack to our guests.
We are also well placed to provide a quiet and restful overnight stop for those travelling north or south as Junction 18 on the M74 is only 9 miles away and the A75 is within 4 miles from us.
John and Nessie Carson