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Dumfries House Lodge, Cumnock

Dumfries House, Cumnock, Ayrshire, KA18 2NJ, UK
Dumfries House Lodge, Cumnock Dumfries House Lodge, Cumnock 01290 429920 Dumfries House Cumnock
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1st Class
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  • Free Wifi
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Family Friendly
  • Walk-in Showers

Nestled on the edge of the stunning Dumfries House Estate is the Dumfries House Lodge. This 5 star luxury accommodation in Ayrshire comprises of an exclusive country guest house as well as self-catering cottages. Think of the lodge as a home from home and enjoy free and open access to the sitting rooms, dining room and garden area throughout your stay.

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Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Family Friendly
  • Walk-in Showers

Number of Bedrooms: 22

Parking Spaces: 10

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 11am

Dumfries House Lodge in Cumnock boasts an enviable location on the edge of the 2,000 acres estate of Dumfries House. Originally built in 1750, the ‘Garden Cottage’ as it was known in the 18th century, became the Factor’s House and remained so for over 200 years. Situated on the grounds of the estate means that you have one of the area’s top attractions right on your doorstep. Take a tour of Dumfries House one of Britain's most beautiful stately homes and home to an unrivalled collection of original furniture. Explore the estate with numerous walks, gardens, maze, adventure playground, café as well as a health and wellbeing centre. Why not venture further afield with Ayr just 25 mins drive away or Dumfries just over an hour away.

Choose to stay on the Dumfries House Estate in one of the beautiful lodge guest rooms or one of the luxury self-catering cottages which are adjacent to the lodge. Each of the guest rooms at the Dumfries House Lodge have been individually styled with complete comfort in mind and feature carefully selected antique pieces throughout. The charm and character of the lodge has been carried onto the self-catering cottages as well.

Dumfries House Lodge offers in-house dining for evening meals, served from 6pm to 8pm in the Lodge Restaurant, available 7 days week. During the day why not enjoy a delicious lunch in the Woodlands Restaurant on the Estate or a light snack in the café.

The Dumfries House Lodge offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.



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Guest Rooms at the Dumfries House Lodge enjoy all the modern facilities that you would expect including LED TV Screens, WiFi, hairdryers, luxury tea/coffee-making facilities and Arran Aromatics Toiletries.

With a bay window that overlooks open countryside, this is a clean, crisp yet cosy room, situated to the front of the House with a king sized bed and en suite bathroom with an over-bath shower.

This room has a country cottage feel with a luxury double bed and, with its carefully chosen fabrics and wallpaper, a comfortable, cosy feel. The en suite facilities in this bedroom feature a double shower only, with no bath.

A rather grand country house room with an original 18th Century Alexander Peter Four Poster Bed and 19th Century Press and Drawers, both of which are from Dumfries House. The en suite bathroom is exceptional in size and features a free standing roll-top bath and separate shower.

This bright and spacious room features a grand wrap-around, cushioned and linen-covered headboard bed and 19th century cabinets from Dumfries House. The exclusive bathroom features a double basin vanity unit, a large bath and separate shower unit.

Room 5 is up in the eaves of the house. Styled with the moon tartan fabric throughout, Room 5 has a slight edge to it with its moon tartan canopy, giving it a slight touch of elegance.

This is a quaint traditionally-themed bedroom with its miniature 4 poster bed as the room's main feature, and beautifully selected moon tartan fabric dressings. The room has a small en suite shower room.

A luxury double-bedded room complete with double patio doors that open onto the Lodge's beautiful courtyard gardens. A real country cottage feel. The en suite facilities feature a shower room.

A bright and spacious superior double bedroom with another grand country cottage feel to it, still situated within the Lodge. An exceptional en suite bathroom complete with bath and shower.

A crisp yet cosy luxury double room situated outside the Lodge overlooking the glorious courtyard gardens. Complete with en suite facilities featuring a shower room.

With its traditional brass bedstead and carefully chosen fabrics, this luxury double carries the country cottage theme throughout. En suite facilities consist of a shower room.

This bright luxury double room with its floral and green fabrics make this a crisp yet cosy room overlooking the courtyard garden. Complete with en suite facilities consisting of a shower room. Along with rooms 10 and 11, these rooms all have private access from the same entrance and hallway.

ROOM 13 & 14
With their own private access, rooms 13 and 14 both have that traditional country cottage feel. These luxury doubles have a cosy and crisp feel. Both rooms contain an en suite shower room.

A slightly more modern twist has been added to this room with its bright, spacious superior double bedroom and its crisp, clean cosy look. Room 15 is far superior to its sister rooms throughout the Lodge. The en suite features in this room include a bath and a hand held shower.

Very much like its sister room 15, room 16 is also a spacious superior double with the main feature of an overhead canopy with carefully chosen fabrics to match, making the room bright and spacious with an air of grandeur and luxury. Complete with a spacious bathroom with a bath and hand held shower.

Featured at the rear of the Lodge, room 17 is also a bright spacious superior double room with a hint of the 'homely cottage' feel to it. This room has also been adapted to make it suitable for guests with a disability, with its disabled parking access and the two bathrooms, one of which is a fully accessible wet room.

Containing a traditional style brass bedstead this luxury double is a home from home, with its cosy look making it an ideal place to relax. Complete with an en suite shower room.

ROOM 19 & 20
These bright luxury double rooms with their floral and blue fabrics have a crisp yet cosy feel, featuring a blue styled sleigh bed. Room 19 is complete with an en suite shower room whilst Room 20 has a bath and a hand held shower.

ROOM 21 & 22
Standing alone in the Courtyard, bedrooms 21 and 22 are situated in the old Power House. Room 21 is situated on the ground floor whereas its sister room 22 is situated above. Even though it has an attic style roof, room 22 is a very spacious, modern styled room. The en suite features in both these rooms are a bath and a hand held shower.

Self - Catering Accommodation Adjacent to Dumfries House Lodge.

The larger of our two properties is a stylish and generously proportioned three-bedroom cottage that can accommodate up to six guests. On the ground floor is a large lounge with a 32-inch flat screen television and freesat viewing, a dining and kitchen area featuring modern appliances. Additionally, there is a double bedroom with access to a shower room with WC. Upstairs there is a Master bedroom with a luxury king-sized bed and en-suite shower room and a second bedroom with twin beds. The family bathroom sits between the two bedrooms and has a super-sized bath with hand-held shower, vanity unit, hand basin and WC. The cottage has free WiFi available throughout.

This is a charming cottage that is the perfect hideaway for two. The cottage features a very comfortable lounge with 32-inch flat screen television and freesat viewing, dining area and a stylish kitchen equipped with everything you would need during your stay. There is also a separate WC on the ground floor. The upstairs bedroom has a luxury super-king bed and en suite bathroom. The bathroom features a cast iron roll-top bath, separate double shower, twin wash hand basins and WC. Free WiFi is available throughout. This is a delightful cottage that is designed with indulgence in mind.

A roomy self-catered space, the Doocot Apartment sits above the main Lodge, presenting excellent views of the estate. The apartment offers a king-size room with an ensuite as well as a twin bedroom and separate bathroom. With a modern kitchen, a wood burning stove and generous living area, the apartment is a cosy retreat perfect for relaxing.

Bar & Restaurant

Breakfast/Dining at the Lodge
Hot breakfast is served from 8am-10am daily in the Lodge Restaurant.
Dumfries House Lodge offers in-house dining for evening meals, served from 6pm-8pm in the Lodge Restaurant, available 7 days a week. Pre booking is essential

Sample Menu
Cullen skink.
Mushroom arancini with a tarragon mayonnaise.
Chicken liver parfait with walled garden chutney and oatcakes.

Crisp pork belly with a pancetta and cannellini cassoulet.
Roasted chicken breast with rumbledethumps, haggis and a whisky sauce.
Smoked haddock with herb crushed potatoes, poached egg and a chive velouté.

A selection of Ayrshire Cheeses.
Cranachan with raspberries and a whisky syrup.
Iced rhubarb parfait with a rhubarb compote and pistachio.

The cosy lounge and snug study, both with open log fires, are available for your use throughout the day and evening.


Location & Directions

Directions to Dumfries House Lodge in Cumnock

SatNav Post Code: KA18 2NJ

From Kilmarnock
Follow the A76 to the Dettingen Roundabout taking the 3rd exit onto the A70 Ayr Road. The Dumfries House Lodge entrance is approx. 1 mile on the right. Look for the Coach and Deliveries entrance. The Lodge is the building on the left as you enter the estate.

From Ayr
Follow the A70 after passing through Ochiltree the entrance to the estate is approx. 2.5 miles further down the A70. The Dumfries House Lodge entrance is 200m past the car park entrance. Look for the Coach and Deliveries entrance. The lodge is the building on the left as you enter the estate. If you entre by the car park entrance please follow the signage on the estate.

From Dumfries
Follow the A76 till you reach the Dettingen Roundabout taking the 1st exit onto the A70 Ayr Road. The Dumfries House Lodge entrance. 1 mile on the right, Look for the Coach and Deliveries entrance. The lodge is the building on the left as you enter the estate.

Things to See and Do
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Situated within the grounds of the Dumfries House Estate means that that Dumfries House Lodge is perfectly placed for visiting and exploring all that this top attraction has to offer. You will also be within driving distance of Ayrshire, Dumfries and Lanarkshire with great castles, golf courses, beaches and visitor attractions to visit.

Dumfries House Estate
The Dumfries House Estate is the perfect location for a fun-packed and relaxing day out for all the family and is open free of charge, 365 days a year.
Not only can you explore one of Britain’s most beautiful stately homes, the estate is home to a Visitor Centre, Adventure Playground, Woodlands Restaurant, Coach House Café, acres of gardens and walks to explore. There is also a health and wellbeing centre located within the estate.

Head into the nearby village of Cumnock and take a dip in the Tamar Manoukian New Cumnock Pool. Having been fully refurbished by the Dumfries House Trust in June 2017, this outdoor swimming pool, opposite the New Cumnock Town Hall, is for the community to enjoy. (Opens Seasonally)

Things to see and do while staying at the Dumfries House Lodge
Dumfries House
Tamar Manoukian Pool
Robert Burns House Museum
Gemmell’s Garden Centre
Dundonald Castle Visitor Centre
Dean Castle & Country Park
New Lanark Mill
Hayes Garden Land
Culzean Castle


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