A family friendly hotel

Book an adventure this year and stay in our family friendly hotel!

We know that the best type of break is one with the whole family and Holiday Inn is the perfect base for any adventure!

Stay connected with free WiFi. Whether you need to book last minute attraction tickets, or post photos of your day out, you can surf the web for free with us.

We welcome the whole family, from Grandma and Grandad, to babies and toddlers, older children and teenagers to Mum and Dad, and we can provide a cot or additional beds at no extra cost* in an adult room, or choose a Classic Family Room, for more space.

We strive to make your stay as fun and exciting as possible, which is why our hotel has a range of board games for you to borrow at no additional cost and colouring sets for the younger ones. We also have large outdoor spaces to explore, perfect for letting off steam and getting everyone together to play a lawn game. Our team go above and beyond to fulfill wishes for kids during their stay. Why not visit Mabie Farm Park – a wonderful nearby day out!

Once you’ve worn yourselves out, find a table at the Bankend Bar & Brasserie and sit down to a mouth-watering dish made with locally sourced produce. At Holiday Inn, kids eat free when staying in the hotel, and are accompanying a full paying adult! In the morning, enjoy a hearty buffet breakfast before more adventures!

*Subject to availability and space. Please contact the hotel directly to check availability. 

Team Building Days in Dumfries

Team Building Days at Holiday Inn Dumfries

Nestled within 100 acres of the picturesque Crichton Estate, Holiday Inn Dumfries is a perfect, flexible venue for your next corporate day or team building event. Take your delegates out of the office for a great change of scenery to engage your colleagues.

Our large outdoor space is ideal for getting the team together for a game or activity. We can help you create an inspirational day with activities ranging from archery, tug of war and Olympic inspired games to a themed treasure hunt and more!

When it comes to food, internationally inspired dishes from our conference menu always go down a treat, or maybe a delicious working buffet lunch may be better suited for your action packed day.

We are perfectly located close to major road networks and less than 10 minutes in a taxi from Dumfries Station and offer free parking. No matter what you are looking for, our team can help to create a unique day, designed specifically for you and your employees. Call our meetings and events team today!

Discover Dumfries from only £145 per couple

Discover Dumfries from only £145 per couple

Relax. Revive. Reawaken. Recharge.

From £145 per couple, you can enjoy a two night stay with breakfast both mornings PLUS dinner on one night.

FREE high speed WiFi available throughout the hotel.

Book up until 27th February 2020, for stays between 23rd November 2019 and 28th February 2020, subject to availability.

Upgrade to an Executive Double Room from £20 per night

Discounted Rates for Group Bookings

Discounted Rates for Group Bookings

If you are travelling with a group of friends, colleagues, or even if you’re looking for the whole family to stay under one roof, Holiday Inn is perfect for you.

Expect a warm, friendly welcome, relaxed surroundings and a stress free break, by making all reservations on the same booking, through one single point of contact.

We offer discounted rates for groups and can additionally organise the little extras including arrival drinks, evening meals or even a private dinner for your special occasion.

For any enquiries, no matter how large or small, please contact our Groups team – they will be happy to assist!

Kids stay and eat free

Kids stay and eat free at Holiday Inn Dumfries 

Did you know that kids aged 17 and under can stay at Holiday Inn Dumfries for free, and kids aged 12 and under can also dine at our hotel for free!*

That means you can enjoy a fun and affordable break at our hotel while spending quality family time together.

Enjoy a family staycation in Dumfries

Whether you’re treating the kids to a break in the stunning south of Scotland or you need a family-friendly base for your adventures, Holiday Inn Dumfries is the perfect choice for families of all sizes.

We have a range of hotel rooms including twin bedrooms, which are ideal for up to two guests, and offer on-site dining including room service for the days when you fancy relaxing with something delicious to eat.

If you’re bringing your very little ones with you on your break, you can also request a baby crib or cot for free, or you can request a rollaway bed (this might come with an extra cost – speak to our team to find out more).

Things to do for families in Dumfries

If you’re planning a short break or simply want somewhere fun to explore for the day, take a look at our top days out for families in Dumfries:

Mabie Farm Park – 15-minute drive (approximately)

Introduce your little ones to a host of friendly animals at Mabie Farm Park, which has indoor and outdoor activities for kids and families. The farm is set near Mabie Forest which offers exciting biking and walking trails and if you want to explore the great outdoors.

Caerlaverock Castle – 15-minute drive (approximately)

Explore the majesty of this medieval castle set near our hotel, and learn all about its history and role in the sieges that took place in Scotland during the 13th century. There’s plenty of green spaces to explore around the castle, making it a great day out for everyone.

Threave Castle – 40-minute drive (approximately)

For a fun day-trip in Dumfries, why not explore Threave Castle? The castle is surrounded by a river and plenty of grassland, making it a picturesque and relaxing spot to enjoy especially for a family picnic.

Book your stay!

*Terms and conditions. Subject to maximum room occupancy restrictions and subject to availability. Up to two children under the age of 18 can stay free when sharing a family room with up to two adults if suitable accommodation is available. Baby cot is complimentary while a rollaway bed may be chargeable. Maximum occupancy of two adults and two children per guest room to qualify for this offer. Children under 12 can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner from our kids’ menu at our restaurant (one main meal and one dessert per child) when accompanied by an adult who is a registered hotel guest and ordering at least one main course from the main menu.