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Travel to historical Annan

Enjoy the history and other features of Annan. This city's local tours, camping and fishing draw many visitors. 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.


Activities and attractions in Annan

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Annan a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lockerbie Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Lochmaben Golf Club (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Knoxwood Wildlife Rescue (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Carlisle Racecourse (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Maryport Golf Club (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Annan

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Annan is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dino Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Caerlaverock Wetland Centre (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Knoxwood Wildlife Rescue (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Mabie Forest Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Bitts Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Sandyhills Beach (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Annan

The nearest airport is in Carlisle (CAX), located 19 mi (30.6 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Annan Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Annan?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 152 holiday lettings around Annan. From 15 houses to 126 cottages, 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Annan?

If you are dreaming of an escape from the urban jungle, then listen up! Leave the noisy hustle and bustle behind and drink up the soothing sounds of the countryside. HomeAway has 52 rural getaway properties in this destination. Of course, that might not work for the whole group. Luckily, HomeAway has a selection of other options, including:

  • 24 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 21 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 16 riverside holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Annan in a large group?

There's nothing better than staying somewhere completely new with your friends and loved ones. The great news is HomeAway has places suitable for large groups. Cottage holiday rentals are the leading choice here for large groups of travellers. Our international database presently has 17 available. Rental accommodation around this area that are perfect for large groups include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we've got 87 holiday rentals suited to that size. Book a night from just £80.
  • After a holiday property for 5 guests? We have 51 that will suit. The starting price is £48 per night.
  • Seeking rentals catering to 10 people? You'll be glad to hear we have 18 that'll be perfect. You can get one for as little as £147 a night.

You and all your mates will be well looked after when you plan your Annan travels through us!

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