Langholm B&Bs and Guest House Accommodation
Bed and Breakfast and Guest House accommodation in the Langholm area of Dumfries and Galloway in south west Scotland ...
Below these B&B listings you will also find information about the town of Langholm and the Canonbie area.
Bed & Breakfast accommodation in Langholm:
- Border Guest House Langholm, Tel: 013873 80376
- Bush of Ewes Farmhouse Langholm, Tel: 013873 81241
- Byreburnfoot Country House Bed and Breakfast Langholm, Tel:013873 71209
- Carnlea Bed & Breakfast Langholm Tel: 013873 80284
- Four Oaks Bed and Breakfast Langholm, Tel: 013873 71329
- Glengarth B&B Langholm, Tel: 013873 80777
- Netherstead Lodge Langholm, Tel: 013873 71626
- North Lodge Bed & Breakfast Langholm, Tel: 013873 71409
- Wauchope Cottage Bed and Breakfast Langholm, Tel: 013873 80429
B&B accommodation in Canonbie:
- Byreburnfoot House B&B Canonbie Tel: 013873 71209
- Thorniewhats Farm B&B Canonbie Tel: 013873 71901
About the Town of Langholm and Canonbie
The most easterly town in the region of Dumfries and Galloway, Langholm is situated in the middle of the Eskdale valley. A centre of the wool trade, Langholm recalls its more turbulent past each year with a colourful Commons Riding, where over two hundred horsemen ’ride the Marches’, to protect its boundaries. Today it is a market town, situated in a peaceful valley famous for its salmon and sea trout fishing.
Visitors can visit a mill shop, and also the Border Fine Arts Gallery of ceramics. The Hugh MacDiarmid trail tours Langholm, birthplace of the noted 20th Century poet. The Clan Armstrong Museum Trust traces the history of this formidable borders family and is a must if you have connections to the Armstrong name.
The valley beyond Langholm, on the B709, is said to have the most beautiful scenery in the south of Scotland. So remote and undisturbed is it that the Tibetans chose it as a place to build the only Tibetan Buddhist Temple in Britain (Kagyu Samye Ling Monastery ) - the oriental lines and turrets look peacefully at home amid the gentle rolling hills of Dumfries and Galloway.
Further up the valley are meteorological and seismological stations and the name of Eskdalemuir is familiar to people who listen to broadcast weather reports.
At the southern end of Eskdale near the junction with Liddesdale, once the lawless ’Debatable Lands’ (these dales were the homes and lairs of the 'border reivers' taking advantage of the remote country). Gilnockie Tower is nearby with the largest and highest (60ft up) Armstrong Library and Museum in the world. Also, 2 miles south of Canonbie is the 16th Century Scot's Dyke - a trench dug to mark the border between Scotland and England at a time when the feuds raged.
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