Things to do when you stay at Lochview ...

Below you will find some useful links to help you plan your stay at Lochview. Choose a category from the list to the left for other links to the many attractions in Dumfries & Galloway you can visit when at Lochview.

Westlands activity centre is a drive of about 30 minutes from Lochview Motel. Whether it is paintballing, quad biking, go karting or clay shooting this is an ideal location for a great family day out, stag party or corporate team building day in Dumfries & Galloway. Check out their website at

Only a 20 minute drive from Lochview Motel - SpeedKart is the FIRST indoor karting/go karting circuit in Dumfries. They opened our doors in late November 2005 and their facility is already proving to be a massive hit with racers of all ages. SpeedKart is located just off the A76 Dumfries-Thornhill trunk road not far from the A75 Dumfries bypass. Check out their website at

Mabie Farm Park is a Fun Day Out for all of the family, whatever the weather. Among the many attractions at the Farm Park is a Quad Bike Track, a Grass Sledging Slope, Pedal Go Karts, a Boating Pond, lots of animals and a 5000 square foot Indoor Playbarn, these are only a few of our many attractions at the park.

Shooting at Airds Estate
Airds and Hensol Shoot, one of Southern Scotland's premier shooting estates, is situated in South West Scotland, 9 miles north of Castle Douglas on the shores of Loch Ken. With some four thousand acres of lowland countryside shooting takes place in mature oak woodland, conifer plantings and game crops and produces some varied and exciting sport.

Deer Stalking in the heart of Galloway amongst some breathtaking and diverse countryside that offers some excellent opportunities for Roe Deer. Packages are available in conjunction with local accommodation with gun security and facilities for visitors. The stalking ground is diverse from new plantations to mature Oak woodland and you will be accompanied by an experienced and qualified stalker with DMQ level 1 and 2 who is also an Accredited Witness to the DMQ Stalking Programme.