Only three weeks back at work and many of us will be wondering if sticking pins in a voodoo doll of the boss would actually work.
It doesn’t. Don’t ask how we know. It just doesn’t.
A more effective stress-buster is today’s Big Deal on a relaxing break at the four star, Best Western Dryfesdale Country House Hotel in Lockerbie.
Set in acres of magnificent grounds with stunning views of the beautiful Scottish countryside, Dryfesdale Country House Hotel is the perfect location for a romantic getaway.
Under an hour and a quarter from Glasgow and just over 90 minutes from Edinburgh, the Dryfesdale Country House Hotel has all the character you would expect of a building which dates back to 1762.
Available seven days
Available seven days a week, option one is for a couple to enjoy an overnight stay in a double or twin room at the Dryfesdale. As well as a full Scottish breakfast in the morning, guests will also enjoy a cream tea and glass of Prosecco when they arrive.
Option two is for a two night stay with cream tea and Prosecco on arrival plus a full Scottish breakfast in the morning.
Depending on availability, there may be the option to upgrade the room for £15 per room, per night.
All of the rooms are fully ensuite with superb views of the hotel grounds and surrounding countryside.
Guests are welcome to dine in the hotel. The Malt Bar provides an informal and relaxing atmosphere for drinks, bar lunches and suppers.
The hotel’s a la carte menu changes daily but popular main courses include the rib-eye steak, battered cod and the sautéed pork loin which is served mustard mash and cider sauce.
See & Do by Lockerbie
The beautiful countryside surrounding the Best Western Dryfesdale Hotel offers lots of brilliant sights and activities.
The hotel has its very own nine hole putting green with putters and golf equipment available from reception free of charge. Of course, there are also several eighteen hole golf courses nearby.
From Caerlaverock Castle to Galloway Forest Park, there is no shortage of good walks while adventure lovers will relish the chance to go mountain biking, quad biking or try out some water sports.
Previous visitors have loved the Best Western Dryfesdale Hotel. It scores 4/5 on TripAdvisor and this is what a recent, returning guest had to say on the site after her stay:
‘Always a warm welcome – home from home. Since our first visit and subsequent wedding reception we have returned several times for short breaks and have yet to be let down in any way. The garden rooms are spacious and comfortable and the log fire in the lounge is worth the trip alone! We have just got back from our latest trip and cannot thank Glenn, Lynne and Frances enough for making us feel most relaxed and welcome The food always hits the mark and we never fail to come home feeling anything other than relaxed and contented….’
Don’t stick pins in a doll of your boss. Just snap up today’s Big Deal on a relaxing stay at the Best Western Dryfesdale Country House Hotel – it’s perfect for a getaway or a romantic short break.