Real Farm Holidays


Easter 2017

March 22, 2017

We’re down to our last cottage available over Easter (Thursday to Thursday) Fox Cottage only £410 for 7 nights from 13th April.  Last chance to book! Week lets and Short breaks available before then from only £190 for 4 nights (based on West Lodge prices)     Hope to see you soon!

50 Women Go Against The Flow

November 23, 2016

In October the Ladies Only Salmon School, a 3-day residential fishing course on the River Annan in Dumfries & Galloway saw its 50th female participant learn to fish for Atlantic salmon, casting aside angling’s ‘Men Only’ image. The course was established six years ago in addition to the co-ed Salmon Schools to help women get into […]

Salmon School on Facebook

October 14, 2016

We have so many brilliant pics of the Salmon School we needed a dedicated page on Facebook so here it is SalmonSchool Hopefully you can keep in touch and up to date with the schools easier too.

Availability opened up

August 10, 2016

We were fully booked for the next few weeks but a few cottages have become available again so book a stay starting from now to the 4th September (4th Sep being departure date), and get 10% discount by quoting August 10 in your booking.  Not too late to enjoy the lambs – they are getting […]

And Again!

July 29, 2016

The AA have now also rated Dalton Green Farmhouse with 5 stars.  Still available over Christmas & New Year, come and experience it’s luxury for yourself .

5 Stars!!!

June 29, 2016

Dalton Green Farmhouse has just been graded as 5 stars by Visit Scotland – & we are just delighted.  Lots of hard work went into our beautiful farmhouse & we love it.  Pauline and her team clearly do too – thank you!  Come and see for yourself, you’ll not want to leave.

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June 1, 2016

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Another Christmas in the New Farmhouse

December 29, 2015

Dalton Green Farmhouse is the place to be over the festive period, it’s booked again for both weeks this year.  2 wood burning stoves, real Christmas tree, table with room for 14 people, a sitting room as well as a living room/kitchen and separate dining room, so much space, it’s just great for family gatherings […]

Salmon Schools 2014

November 28, 2014

SalmonSchools 2014 – Kirkwood Our 9th year of the SalmonSchools and a poor year for salmon throughout Scotland, the UK, Ireland, Norway – indeed just about everywhere lacked salmon in 2014. Added to that, before the first week of October, we experienced a severe drought on the river Annan but our first school was in […]

2014 Salmon Schools

August 28, 2014

This year’s schools are coming round fast so make sure you book your place now!  The Advanced School and the Ladies only in particular are only 6 weeks away. It was on the Ladies school last year that Heidi caught her first salmon and what an amazing first at that – 19lbs!  Meave also caught […]