4 Gold Star Restaurant with Rooms on the bank of the River NithBook
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Blackaddie Country House is a 2 Rosette award-winning property on the banks of the beautiful river Nith in the idyllic countryside of Dumfries & Galloway. This small luxury hotel has one of the best gourmet restaurants in Scotland. The warm, relaxed atmosphere, luxurious rooms and delicious food make this the perfect place for a relaxing break.
OPL Exclusive details
Stay in a Riverside Cottage and receive:
- Private cottage overlooking the beautiful river Nith
- Complimentary glass of Prosecco each when dining in the hotel
- Lazy noon check out
- Stunning two bedroom cottages also available, please contact us for availability
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- 2 Rosette Restaurant
- Family run
- On the banks of the beautiful river Nith
- Recently renovated rooms
- Locally sourced produce and kitchen garden providing fresh seasonal ingredients
- Open log fire
- Superbly located
How to find Blackaddie Country House Hotel
Blackaddie Country House Hotel
Royal Burgh of Sanquhar
Good to know
Hotel check-in time:
Hotel check-out time:
Mon – Fri 7.30 – 9.30 am
Sat & Sun 8.00 – 10.00 am
6.30 – 9.00 pm
There is complimentary car parking on site.
Electric Vehicle charging:
Blackaddie House has two electric car charging points which are available for guests to use free of charge.
Children are welcome at Blackaddie and all children under the age of 5 stay for free. Travel cots are available free of charge and extra beds if required are charged at £20 per night.
Ian and Jane aim to give their guests the freshest food possible, and how better to do that than by growing their own. Ian insists that flavours from freshly picked in-season produce just can't be beaten, so his kitchen-garden supplies the kitchen throughout the main growing season.
History of the hotel
Blackaddie is derived from words meaning black water. The River Nith which runs alongside Blackaddie is most likely the origin for the name.The house was built as the rectory to St Brides church and dates back to the beginning of the 16th century. It has evolved over the years into the charming country house that it is today. Set in two acres of gardens, the house offers magnificent views over the River Nith and the breathtaking Lowther and Queensbury Hills beyond.
Blackaddie is one of the most dog friendly hotels in Dumfries & Galloway. With such stunning walking routes on the doorstep, we wouldn't expect you to leave your four legged friends at home!
Most of the rooms and all of the cottages are dog friendly (maximum of two dogs per room/cottage). Your canine companion is also allowed in the public areas of the house apart from the restaurant.
You are of course welcome to bring your own, but they can provide dog beds, towels, treats and water bowls as required.
You have the Southern Upland Way right at the end of the drive, so no matter how far you and your dog like to walk you can do so!
There is a small charge of £10 per night per dog and as a courtesy to others the hotel asks that dogs are well mannered at all times and do not cause a disturbance to other guests during their stay.
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