Welcome to Arbigland Estate
Coastal Holiday Accommodation in Dumfries & Galloway
“We don’t want to leave! “
“Just what the doctor ordered!”
“Fantastic holiday with great walks along the beach.”
“Everything we could wish for, a real gem.”
Welcome to Arbigland Estate
Coastal B&B and Self Catering Holiday Accommodation in South West Scotland
Arbigland Estate is on a peninsula jutting out into the Solway Firth, with a coastal microclimate that gives us half the rainfall of inland Dumfries & Galloway and makes us several degrees warmer. Our ancient Barony of Arbigland comprises farmland, woodland and foreshore on the Solway Firth coast bounded by the River Nith near Dumfries in the south west of Scotland. With its outstanding natural beauty and rich diversity of wildlife the estate forms part of the Nith Estuary Special Area of Conservation (SAC) and Upper Solway Special Site of Scientific Interest (SSI).
We are a traditional Scottish estate offering:
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Arbigland Estate in Dumfries and Galloway
More about What we Do
Coastal Holiday Accommodation
Choosing places to stay is about location and with our private sandy beaches, spectacular scenery and prolific wildlife we have some of the best sea-side holiday cottages, traditional cottages and log lodges in Dumfries & Galloway.
Activities & Things To Do in Dumfries & Galloway
Enjoy your leisure break in south west Scotland – there are a wide variety of local activities, many of them family friendly, available in this very special place, which is located on the Solway Firth coast in the south west of Scotland.
Our Conservation Farming & Dairy Farm
Every year we produce enough wheat for 1.2M loaves of bread, enough potatoes for 2.7M portions of chips and enough oats for 12M bowls of porridge! We also sell pedigree and commercial cattle for breeding.
Property to Let in Dumfries & Galloway
We have a number of farmhouses and cottages to let on this Dumfries & Galloway estate – they are advertised here when they become available. Register your interest so we can get back to you should we have a vacancy.
Film & Event Location
We have long been aware that the beauty and uniqueness of the House on the Shore and the landscape of the Arbigland Estate are our most valuable assets, and we have opened them up to film crews and for corporate events.
Find out more about Arbigland Estate: introducing the current custodians, Jamie and Sheri Blackett, telling the history of the Estate (from the Vikings, to John Paul Jones to the present day) and letting you know about any vacancies and work opportunities.
John Paul Jones Lowland Rum
One man’s journey from humble beginnings to one of the greatest Naval Masters and Commanders of all time, John Paul Jones Rum was founded on Arbigland Estate, where the man himself was born.