Golf Club, golfers may take advantage of the local course situated
just 300 metres from the hotel. This is a very attractive 9-hole
parkland course with good views of the surrounding countryside.
The courses offers a challenge for low handicappers while being
enjoyable for moderate golfers. Day tickets are available for visitors.
Guests are within easy driving distance of Thornhill and Dumfries
to the South, and some of Scotland's more famous courses, including
Troon and Turnberry, to the North.
in the River Nith below Sanquhar can be an exhilarating experience.
When the river is in spate, it is one of the fastest flowing rivers
in Britain. It is an ideal venue for wild water canoeing, with several
wild water championships being held on the river each year.
Gold Panning. Gold fever
is running wild in the scenic Mennock valley; courses can be organised
by the hotel.
Upper Nithsdale (FUN) Pool in Sanquhar has been awarded 3 stars
by the Scottish Tourist Board. The excellent facilities include
a swimming pool, children's pool, family changing rooms, fully equipped
gym, sauna and steam room. There is easy access for disabled users
and ample car parking.