What customers & critics say about us...
"Roberts Radio beside the bed, peace, quiet, books, fires, sink into sofas. Bliss."
- Traveler from GB, May 2017
"The public rooms warm and welcoming.Food as always was excellent with a good selection for each course. Angus maintains a wide ranging cellar so wine buffs will enjoy the choice."
- Traveler from GB, April 2017
"We felt at home in this wonderful hotel, as if we were visiting friends in a traditional country house. A great place to escape, be spoiled and recharge your batteries."
-Jean & Steve, TripAdvisor
"Angus and Jane are extraordinary hosts. They make every stay enjoyable and unforgettable.”
“Owner Angus cooks in the kitchen and serves up unpretentious, top-notch local ingredients cooked to perfection.”
-Ali Howard, Sunday Herald Travel Editor
“A place with soul. Lovely dinner, beautiful garden, beautiful rooms and very kind people.”
-Marie, TripAdvisor, May 2016
"In a town not tops for eating out (Dumfries), Cavens is only 20 minutes away."
-Peter Irvine, Scotland the Best
"I booked this hotel for a residential party for an elderly relative. The staff were the most accommodating one could imagine and the location just perfect. The rooms are enormous, the food fantastic, and the local walks invigorating."