Take a relaxing break in Scotland by choosing one of our fantastic boldbegin hotels in Dumfries and Galloway boldend . With rolling moorland at boldbegin Criffel hill boldend , majestic woodland at the boldbegin Forest of Ae boldend and picturesque coastal resorts such as boldbegin Hestan Island boldend , this enchanting region is an idyllic destination for a short break in Scotland. newparagraph <br />Boasting medieval castles, historic battlefields and fascinating ruins, booking a Dumfries hotel offers visitors the chance to see a variety of popular Scottish attractions.<br /> bulletbegin Discover the many extraordinary castles still standing in the Dumfries and Galloway region, including the triangular moated boldbegin Caerlaverock Castle boldend , the majestic boldbegin Drumlanrig Castle boldend and the 14th century boldbegin Threave Castle boldend situated on an island in the River Dee. bulletend <br /> bulletbegin As the largest in the region, boldbegin Dumfries Museum boldend is a must when visiting the area. With its impressive collection of local artefacts relating to the pre-historic era, this is one Scottish museum you won't regret visiting. bulletend <br /> bulletbegin Founded in 1275, Scotland's boldbegin Sweetheart Abbey boldend was established in honour of Lady Dervorgilla of Galloway's husband, John Balliol. The abbey now stands as a remarkably complete ruin promising a fascinating look at Scotland's past. bulletend <br />Our boldbegin hotels in Dumfries and Galloway boldend are perfectly placed to discover all the local sights, including Gretna Green made famous for runaway weddings since the 18th century. With its beautiful scenery and many outdoor activities, the area of Dumfries and Galloway is a superb place for a country break in Scotland.