Welcome to VisitStranraer

Things to do:

Castle Of St John

Castle Of St John

The Castle of St John is a unique example of a medieval tower house which has been converted into a prison. It was built in 1510 for the powerful Adair family. During the Killing Times in the 1670s ...

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The Ryan Leisure Centre & Theatre

The Ryan Leisure Centre & Theatre

A 25 metre pool, leisure water and flumes. Health suite with steam room, sauna and spa bath, 4 court games hall. Cafe and soft play area, 263 seat auditorium with cinema. This centre is Quest Excellence accredited and 4 Star Visit ...

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Aldouran Wetland Garden

Aldouran Wetland Garden

Lies at Leswalt nr Stranraer. Homes community garden, wetland, sculpture trail, bird hide. Dogs on lead welcome & wheelchair access.

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Upcoming Events

Glow Gold September

Glow Gold September

Fri 01 Sep 17, ^pm-9pm approx

Glow Gold September is a worldwide campaign to raise awareness for Childhood Cancer. We ask public buildings and landmarks to light up gold during September, in recognition of awareness month. ...

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Stranraer Oyster Festival

Stranraer Oyster Festival

Sun 17 Sep 17, 15th - 17th September

The first Stranraer Oyster Festival is being held on 15th, 16th and 17th September 2017. The festival will celebrate the local produce and the coastal heritage of Stranraer, including Scotland’s ...

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Places to eat and drink:

Henrys Bay House Restaurant

Henrys Bay House Restaurant

Nestled in the West Coast town of Stranraer overlooking the picturesque Loch Ryan where you can watch the ferries going to and from Northern Ireland and Cairnryan Port. Henrys Bay House Restaurant boasts the finest sun terrace ...

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Bar 12

Bar 12

Bar 12 is situated right in the centre of Stranraer. There is a large car park to the rear with ample parking all day and night. Our friendly staff are on hand to cater for your every need. ...

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The Central Cafe

The Central Cafe

The Central Cafe was opened in 1960 by The Petrucci Family. It is a Cafe/Take-Away serving quality fish and chips as well as snacks, award winning coffee and delicious ice-cream. Friday evenings is gluten-free day from 12 noon ...

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Places to stay:

Whitecairn Farm Caravan Park

Whitecairn Farm Caravan Park

5 Star Holiday Park Luxury Caravans and Lodges with Hot Tubs  

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Ice House Cottage, Lochinch Castle

Ice House Cottage, Lochinch Castle

Ice House Cottage is a luxury self catering holiday cottage, which was originaly the cottage for the historic Victorian Ice House at Lochinch Castle. Located on a private road close to the Home Farm and Lochinch Castle ...

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Lighthouse Holiday Cottages

Lighthouse Holiday Cottages

Mull of Galloway Lighthouse Holiday Cottages The Mull of Galloway Lighthouse Holiday Cottages in Dumfries and Galloway, south west Scotland are the perfect choice for your next self-catering holiday. Located at the Mull of Galloway Lighthouse at ...

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Shops & Services

Soleburn Garden Centre

Soleburn Garden Centre

Local garden centre selling plants, tools, patio furniture and gifts. All you need for your garden and more.

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Lime Orchid

Lime Orchid

If you are looking for a flower shop in Stranraer, then you have come to the right place! Here at Lime Orchid, based in Queen Street, we are here for all your floral requirements. Whatever message you ...

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Streak's-Ahead

The service i provide are. Cut & blowdrys, blowdrys Tins to foiling Perming Weddings styles up Or down. 

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