Destination guide

Why people love visiting cosy Thornhill

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Thornhill. This city's bars, cycling and restaurants attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and relaxing location. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Thornhill

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Thornhill has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Southern Upland Way Trailhead (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Annandale Way Trailhead (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • New Cumnock Golf Club (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Devil's Beef Tub (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Lochmaben Golf Club (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Lockerbie Golf Club (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Thornhill

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Thornhill is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Moffat Community Nature Reserve (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • The Green Frog (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Mabie Forest Park (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Lock Ken (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Galloway Forest Park (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Threave Garden (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Thornhill

The nearest airport is in Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), located 34.5 mi (55.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Glasgow (GLA-Glasgow Intl.), which is 47.9 mi (77.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Thornhill?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 140 holiday lettings around Thornhill. From 118 cottages to 118 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Thornhill? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Thornhill. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Drumlanrig Castle: 152 holiday lettings
  • Lockerbie: 198 holiday lettings
  • Rockcliffe Beach: 330 holiday lettings
  • Galloway Forest Park: 241 holiday lettings
  • Dumfries Museum: 314 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Thornhill listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Thornhill?

Yes, of course. offers 118 Cottages in Thornhill. Our other popular types of Thornhill holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 118 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 118 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Thornhill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Thornhill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.