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Friars Carse is a traditional 13th Century Country House in a 45 acre estate extending down to the River Nith delivering highly commended Scottish cuisine, service and bedroom accommodation making it the perfect venue for your seasonal celebrations. There is also lift access to all floors and bedrooms.
In the Whistle Restaurant and The Nith Room we cater for both lunch and dinner parties and our fully heated marquee is ideal for larger events but, as all bookings are subject to availability, we suggest you book now to avoid disappointment.
Some of our Festive Season menus are shown in our Festive Season brochure but we are happy to tailor events to suit your requirements with meal options, decorations, drinks packages and entertainment.

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Burns WeekendRobert Burns

23rd & 24th January 2015
Arrive from 3pm onwards on Friday 23rd ready for dinner and an evening of music and light entertainment.
After breakfast on the Saturday morning, make your way by car or even on foot to neighbouring Ellisland Farm, once the home of Robert Burns. Then, at 6.30pm, everyone will gather for a Burns Supper in the lounge starting off a memorable evening of good food, poems and Burns humour.
Take a leisurely Sunday breakfast before you head for home.

Not only will we be celebrating the life and works of Robert Burns in his native Scotland but nearby Dumfries will be hosting the “Big Burns Supper” event over the same weekend, giving Burns enthusiasts plenty of interesting things to fill the daytime.

£140.00 per person per break
Single Occupancy of a double or twin room is an extra £20 per night.
There is no Single Room Supplement.

To book, please call Central Reservations on 0800 433 4581 or +44 (0)1386 881848

Special offers are subject to availability and are based on 2 persons sharing standard twin/double accommodation.
Single and Feature Room Supplements apply unless otherwise stated.