Dumfries and Galloway offers 200 miles of expansive coastline and remarkable panoramas featuring rolling countryside of dramatic beauty. There is no question that these landscapes are ideal for golf course designers to make some magic. From renowned course designer James Braid to Mackenzie Ross and Willie Fernie, some of the most celebrated names in Scottish golf have played a part in the layouts which feature in these parts. The locals will tell you that this is the friendliest region for golf in Scotland, and they’re probably not wrong. Stay in the wide range of accommodation of hotels, guest houses, cottages and caravan sites. Dumfries and Galloway offers much more than just golf and is worth visiting the many gardens, fishing on the fresh rivers and lochs, biking on forest trails or walks and watching wildlife.