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    Friars Carse Country House Hotel

    Friars Carse Friars Carse, Auldgirth, Dumfries DG2 0SA, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good39%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    “friars carse” (64 reviews)
    “guinea fowl” (18 reviews)
    “snooker table” (11 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Stayed for just one night. The room was advertised as having free wifi, but this was only available on the ground floor, not on the 2nd floor. Even then it was pitifully slow. My room (Chestnut) was so cold, with a feeble radiator, that I...More

    Thank peteraOxford
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Being run into the ground. Was in Aspen. Mould needs cleaning. Chair had huge stain on it. Saucers dirty. Dated decor. Couldn't see the views as windows steamed up, black mould and damp and dismal. Felt very ripped off as this cost over 100 pounds...More

    Thank Diane R
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Just spent a lovely weekend at Friars Carse. This was our second stay and it was just as good as we had remembered. The staff were all friendly and efficient and always happy to help. All the rooms have names instead of numbers, we stayed...More

    Thank Jill F
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Just stayed at the Friars Carse Hotel, near Dumfries. What a find. It's lovely. Feels so comfortable. Looks superb, rooms are excellent, including the dining room, bar and restaurant. We had dinner last night and it was wonderful, all 3 courses were lovely. Breakfast was...More

    Thank bill g
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A nice hotel and friendly staff a lovely old fashioned fireplace which was nice to sit round and nice evening meal and hearty breakfast.The view from our bedroom was a nice view of the river and be able to watch the salmon fishermen try to...More

    Thank Andrew L
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    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$64 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Dumfries and Galloway >
    • Dumfries >
    • Auldgirth
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    arronsgran
    27 October 2017|
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    Response from Keith B | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it is worth paying the upgrade. Last time we did it, The room was quite roomy especially the bath room. If you ask for a room at the front overlooking the river you will be well pleased.
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    arronsgran
    27 October 2017|
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    Response from joanne d | Reviewed this property |
    Im afraid I cannot answer your question as we stayed in a Cottage in the grounds as we have two dogs. As was said the Hotel is dated but has an olde world charm about it. We ate in The Hotel and found the food excellent... More
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    Linda O
    8 September 2016|
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    Response from sharps19ud | Reviewed this property |
    It is a fixed price menu ~£25. Given the small size of the hotel and the price point, I found the food pretty good. It is well presented and I liked the traditional, semi formal but relaxed environment of the restaurant... More
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    "Avoid rooms not modernised at all costs unless you want to feel like you are living in the 60s."
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    "Some rooms have baths, if you want one please specify when you book"
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    "all rooms have country views. We stayed in Maple, which was a family room and excellent."
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    "there is a lift to both floors"
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