Cavens Country House, Dumfries – Country House Hotel (2023)

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Dumfries & Galloway

From£100per person per night

Enjoy the tranquillity as you take a relaxing break at the historic manor house of Cavens Country House Hotel, which boasts connections to Robert Burns. The hotel boasts eight spacious bedrooms each with their own distinctive character and style, and spacious sitting rooms where you can relax beside a roaring log fire after a busy day sightseeing. Step into the hotel's award-winning restaurant and enjoy a menu brimming with delicious local produce, and a fine selection of wines

Please note all rates quoted include full dinner!

Cavens sits in 20 acres of peaceful landscaped gardens and grounds in the heart of Dumfries & Galloway. Cavens is an historic property built in 1752 by Sir Richard Oswald, a personal friend of Benjamin Franklin, and privately owned by the Oswald family until the 1960s. The Oswalds were also known to Robert Burns, so the housemakes a fitting place to stay as you venture out into the Dumfries & Galloway countryside to learn more of Scotland's National Bard in the museums, houses and pubs which tell of his life.

Now owned by Angus and Jane Fordyce, Cavensboasts sixspacious bedrooms each with their own distinctive character and style, with two vastsitting rooms where you can relax beside a roaring log fire after a busy day sightseeing. Check out our rooms and book online direct with us.

Step into the award-winning dining roomand enjoy a menu brimming with delicious local produce, andfine selection of wines.

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Take a peaceful stroll around the stunning gardens to see our resident red squirrels, then perhapstravel the short distance to the Galloway Forest Park where you can spot a wealth of wildlife in its natural habitat or visit some of the many nature reserves in the area.

Limited dog friendly accommodation is also available. Please call us before you book on 01387 880234 or see ourabout us sectionfor further details.

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Pets Welcome Parking Accessible Parking Or Drop-off WiFi


  • Internet Access

  • WiFi


  • Walking

  • Winter

  • Active and Adventure

  • Fishing

  • Family-Friendly

  • Luxury

  • Cycling

  • Golf

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  • Weddings

  • Romantic

  • New Year/ Hogmanay

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  • Pets Welcome


  • Coastal Location

  • Village Location

  • Rural


  • Level access to dining room, cafe or restaurant

  • Level access from entrance to reception

  • Level access to one or more bedrooms

  • Wet room or level entry shower

  • Level access to all public areas

  • Wheelchair access throughout

  • Accessible Parking Or Drop-off Point

  • Accessible toilets

Dietary Options

  • Gluten Free

  • Vegetarian

  • Nut Free

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  • Organic


  • Shower

  • Porterage

  • Hairdryer

  • Television

  • Towels Provided

  • Public Toilet Facilities

  • Lounge

  • Garden

  • Payphones

  • Ironing Facilities

  • Fireplace

  • Ensuite

Payment Methods

  • Debit Card

  • Credit Card

Transport and Parking

  • Parking


  • Cot


  • Breakfast Available

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  • Patio or Beer Garden

  • Licensed Bar

  • Evening Meal Available

  • Restaurant

  • Breakfast Included

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Country Double£120Per person per night (dinner, bed & breakfast inc)
Country Twin£120Per person per night (dinner, bed & breakfast inc)
Estate Double£150Per person per night (dinner, bed & breakfast inc)
Ground Floor Estate Double£150Per person per night (dinner, bed & breakfast inc)

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.




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