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The Ballroom
View over the South Lawns
Honeymoon Suite
Private Dinner in the Ceremony Room
The Hallway
The Hallway
Honeymoon Suite
En-suite bathroom
Family Room
One of the Deluxe Bedrooms
The universal access room with en-suite wet room
The ceiling of the Ceremony Room
The Ceremony Room
Kennel Cottage
A view from the main bedrooms to the south over parkland
Whisky Tasting
Stables Cottage - kitchen
Stables Cottage - bathroom
Bedroom 20 - superking
Bedroom 21 - superking
Bedroom 12 - Honeymoon Suite
Bedroom 8 - Honeymoon Suite
Bedroom 1 - Family room sleeps 5
Bedroom 4 - Family room sleeps 5
Bedroom 5 - Universal access room
Bedroom 16 - Emperor bed 2m x 2m
Bedroom 10 - sleeps 3
Bedroom 11 - Emperor bed 2m x 2m
Bedroom 14 - four poster bed
Kennel Cottage - 2 bedrooms and a double sofa bed
Springkell Mansion House
We love to host weddings here
Palladian detailing
Lovely trees surround Springkell - take a walk
Time to dance everyone
We have a marquee that seats up to 200 with dance floor and bar too
This is the ballroom set up for dinner
We specialise in parties and fun
The Ballroom
View over the South Lawns
Honeymoon Suite
Private Dinner in the Ceremony Room

Springkell House, Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland

2 - 60 27 Bed

Stunning Palladian mansion and cottages sleeping 60, for catered weddings, celebrations and reunions near Gretna Green

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Springkell House, Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, sleeps 2 - 60 in 27 bedrooms.

Sleeping 4 to 66 in the main house and 3 cottages:
Springkell Hotel Mansion House sleeps up to 49 in beds
Chauffeurs Cottage sleeps 4 or 6 including the double sofa bed
Kennel Cottage sleeps 4 or 6 including the double sofa bed
Stables Cottage sleeps 3 or 5 including the double sofa bed

So 66 in total and we can add up to 10 mattresses to sleep 76

Springkell is a stunning Palladian mansion house dating from 1734 offering luxury accommodation for any occasion. The main house has 21 ensuite bedrooms and can sleep up to 49 guests. Offering flexibility allows you to take just a few rooms or the whole house. The three, 2 bedroom cottages, sleeping up to 6 guests in each takes the total to 66.

Our Lion Bar with Asahi, Estrella Damm, Peroni, Black Sheep, Guinness and Dark Fruits on draught, is perfect for a big celebration, or just a quiet drink with someone. We have stunning formal rooms, with many activities we can organise for you. We will happily help you with any event you would like to put on, or even if it's just a few people staying the night - we will help make your stay here perfect.

We have a games room, croquet lawn, trampoline, table tennis and football nets and links to plenty of local activities. We can help plan your ideal getaway.

Despite being hidden in the quiet Scottish countryside, Springkell is easily accessible from the M74, and many nearby airports and stations. The Lake District is approximately an hour drive away or we are only a few minutes from Gretna Green. There's plenty to do in the area including golf, walking and hiking.



Free, fast WiFi is available and there is good mobile signal at Springkell.

Disabled Facilities

We have a universal access bedroom and en suite wet room for disabled and/or elderly guests.


All pets are allowed (please apply common sense) - not in the dining areas. We love pets, and we like responsible pet owners even more!


We have 3 chefs who can cater for your breakfast, lunch and dinner if you want us to.

Dining Room

Our dining room is decorated by the same firm who decorated the Titanic. This can seat up to 100 and we've often had birthday parties of 30 to 60

Sitting Room

Two sitting rooms, one that seats 27, and a smaller TV room that seats 6, both with open fires.

TV and Music Facilities

Sky TV, music and disco systems, all with BlueTooth and USB connections. All bedrooms have TVs.

Games Room

Table tennis, table football, snooker, board games, Scalextric, and a Nintendo Wii, as well as badminton, football, a trampoline and croquet outside.

Heating and Open Fires

The house is large and historic, but we have four wood-burning stoves and a modern central heating system, which keeps the house comfortable and warm.


Family, double & twin & universal access bedrooms: all are ensuite. 21 bedrooms in the house, 6 bedrooms in the cottages and 3 double sofa beds too


Bed linen, towels and bath mats are provided at no extra cost.


All bedrooms are ensuite - with either shower or bath with 4 bedrooms having both.

Children's Facilities

We can provide anything you need for children and babies. We have high chairs, cots and games, and can provide babysitters.


Springkell is surrounded by beautiful landscaped gardens, including a croquet lawn, a trampoline, woods, and a river

Swimming Pool

There is no swimming pool.


There are 50 car parking spaces at Springkell, as well as space for coaches.


Smoking is not permitted anywhere inside Springkell House. Guests may smoke outside.

Booking Information

Payment Terms
We normally charge a 50% deposit on booking and then an equal monthly payment to one month before you arrive.

Cancellation Terms
In the event of cancellation the 20% prepaid deposit will be lost.
In the event of a no show the total cost of the booking will be charged.

Show Availability

Find the availability for each of our units.

Main House
Kennel Cottage
Chauffeur's Cottage

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Weekly Price
From £21500
2 Night Weekend
From £11000
3 Night Weekend
From £14500
Midweek per night
From £3500


Just off the M74 at Eaglesfield Junction 20. Drive through the village, down a short hill and then straight up the Springkell drive. It is very peaceful here, despite being so close to the motorway!

  • At the end of the drive, buses to Gretna Green, Lockerbie and Carlisle.
  • Carlisle is 17 miles away from Springkell, a 20 minute drive. It has fast trains to London (3hr 15mins). Lockerbie station is a 10 minute drive from Springkell, with hour-long trains to Edinburgh.
  • Lockerbie is 10 minutes away whilst the bigger town of Carlisle just 20 minutes away. Eaglesfield is a small village with local shop, village hall and a post office - it has great motorway links.
  • Eaglesfield.
  • If you didn't want to have every meal in Springkell then there are eatery's available in Lockerbie and Carlisle.
  • Carlisle Airport is 18 miles away, Newcastle Airport is 55 miles away, Glasgow Airport is 80 miles away, and Edinburgh Airport is 84 miles away.

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Planning an Event?

This venue is available for Weddings

Dancing in the ballroom at Springkell
Time for dancing at Springkell


Springkell is licensed for all types of ceremony from 2 people to 200 people. The house is Georgian and simply stunning with beautiful private gardens for fantastic memorable photographs.

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