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Mossyard Caravan Park

Scotland, Lowlands, Dumfries and Galloway, Castle Douglas

+44 1557 840226
End March - 31 October

Alan Rogers Review

Mossyard is a family run park set within a working farm right beside the sea in a sheltered bay. The park and farmhouse appear together suddenly over the horizon as you approach, with some breathtaking views across the Solway where the Galloway Hills and the waters of Fleet Bay meet. There are 37 grass touring pitches, 12 for caravans and motorhomes on an elevated area that slopes in parts. The remaining 25 pitches for any unit are on a level field which adjoins the beach. There are dishwashing and toilet facilities on the lower field. Electrical connections (16A) are available to all.

On arrival you pass through the farm buildings into the park which is divided into two sections by stone walls. Around the perimeter are several new wooden chalets and holiday homes and self catering holiday cottages. This is a wonderful park for outdoor activities such as watersports and fishing where small craft can be launched from site. Although some of the beaches and tides around the Solway Coast are dangerous, the one around this bay is very safe. Large motorhomes and twin-axle caravans are accepted.


Some of the farm buildings around the main farmhouse have been utilised for the sanitary facilities, which are of traditional design. Showers are coin-operated (20p). Roomy facilities for disabled visitors can also be used as a family bathroom. Purpose built building with laundry, dishwashing area and information room with freezer and fridge for visitors’ use. No shop, but supermarkets deliver.

  • Accommodation to Rent
  • American Motor Homes
  • Bar Nearby
  • Seaside Beach Onsite
  • Bicycle Hire Nearby
  • Boat Launch on Site
  • Facilities for disabled visitors
  • Fishing on Site
  • Golf Nearby
  • Lake/River Beach Onsite
  • Pets allowed
  • Indoor Pool Nearby
  • Riding Nearby
  • Sailing Nearby
  • Shop Nearby
  • Twin Axle Caravans Accepted
  • Walking
  • Wifi (all site)
  • Wifi Chargeable


Take A75 road from Dumfries towards Stranraer and park is signed to the left, 4 miles west of Gatehouse of Fleet, 1 mile down a single track farm road.

Location Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (DD)
Latitude Longitude
54.840183 -4.26015
Degrees, Minutes & Seconds (DMS)
Latitude Longitude
N54 50 24 W4 15 36


Lodges, Cottages and Statics

1-3 bedrooms, all linen and towels provided

Living central heating in all properties, showers in lodges, cottages & statics & baths & showers in the lodges
Eating fitted kitchen, microwave, grill, coffee machine, fridgefreezer
Outside gas barbecue, outside seating
Pets accepted with a supplement
Charges Low Season (from) £294 per week
High Season (from) £851 per week