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Holmhill Country House

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I brought my 80 year old dad to the hotel so we could fish on his favorite river, which is only 100m away from the house. The hotel is excellent, bright and very comfortable rooms which are run by a very welcoming husband and wife team of Stuart and Rosie. They made us so welcome and ensured every aspect of...

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RosieStewartL, Owner at Holmhill Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. It's a really nice compliment to be told that we've contributed to good memories. It's also nice to be able to put on record that the are fish to be caught in the River Nith.

Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Being a 5* establishment our expectations were high, yet they were easily exceeded. Everything about Holmhill just exudes quality, and the experience was made even more enjoyable by the perfect hosts Stewart and Rosie.

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RosieStewartL, Owner at Holmhill Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. Please pay us the best compliment of all and visit us again in the future.

Reviewed 17 July 2016

An excellent B&B with extremely comfortable well furnished rooms. The owners Rosie and Stuart are extremely friendly and helpfu, ensuring that our stay was most enjoyable. Restaurants were recommended and booked for us with the offer of transportation if necessary. Small touches in the rooms such as docking stations and a decanter of sherry/whisky added to the overall impression of...

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RosieStewartL, Owner at Holmhill Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. Come and stay with us again and play golf at the Thornhill course. It's not quite Troon but has lots of other things going for it.

St Albans, UK
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Served a pot of tea and biscuits on arrival that we took in the garden. The bedroom was beautifully and comfortably decorated. Had dinner in the dining room. No alcohol license, but can bring your own wine. Made very welcome by Rosie & Stewart.

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RosieStewartL, Owner at Holmhill Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. Please come and visit us again at Holmhill.

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2016

If travelling a distance to Scotland this is an excellent stopover. Travelling north after leaving the motorway an easy drive up the A75/76 to the venue. Heading up north later a very nice, if twisty drive, through the Lowther hills back to the M74. The house is a delight. Spacious grounds so very quiet. Friendly and helpful owners (they happily...

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RosieStewartL, Owner at Holmhill Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. We do aim to convince more people that it's well worthwhile taking a little (or a big) detour off the M74 to explore beautiful Dumfries and Galloway.

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Holmhill is a very comfortable B&B. Rosie and Stewart are excellent hosts and are very warm and friendly. The quality of accommodation is excellent and the bed was very comfortable. Everything about this B&B is quality. You will not be disappointed with your choice.

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RosieStewartL, Owner at Holmhill Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. Comfortable, warm and friendly are just the kind of feelings we like guests to have about Holmhill.

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Only stopped one night as a way-stop when returning from the Western Isles to the Midlands. Also - we were the only couple in that night. However - we were made more than welcome I have to say. The house is beautiful, as is the room (we had the Douglas Room). We had also booked dinner & this was also...

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RosieStewartL, Owner at Holmhill Country House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you back to Holmhill some other time.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2016

I haven't been myself but both my bosses, who tend to be quite fussy have stayed and loved this place! Stewart is great and always goes above and beyond. One of my bosses, left his credit card behind and Stewart was straight on ball to help us get it delivered safely back to London.

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Many thanks indeed for your kind review.

Cheshire
Reviewed 29 December 2015

We spent three nights at Holmhill during October half-term. We booked this lovely B&B because of the excellent reviews it had received on Trip Advisor. We can say, simply, that it exceeded our expectations in every way. The location is superb; the house itself is comfortable and homely, decorated and furnished to a 5* standard; the breakfasts were amazing; and...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a night en route to Oban. Rosie and Stewart were so welcoming, and made us feel like we were staying in their home. Luxurious bathroom and contemporary bedroom, combined with period charm of the house. A lovely view to match! Breakfast was spot on too. We will return.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Holmhill Country House is on the edge of the tranquil Dumfries and Galloway village of Thornhill, 20 minutes drive from Dumfries and just over an hour from Glasgow, Edinburgh or Carlisle. The house stands in its own grounds of 7 acres, next to an historic bridge over the River Nith. Holmhill offers you peaceful garden space, woodlands and glorious sunsets over the nearby Keir Hills. The B&B accommodation includes two guest bedrooms with twin/double beds. Both guest bedrooms have south facing views over the garden and hills beyond. Both bedrooms have spacious luxury en suite bathrooms with showers and feature baths. There is also a two bedroom self catering cottage available for rent. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holmhill Country House

Address: Holmhill, Thornhill DG3 4AB, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Thornhill
Price Range: RM242 - RM440 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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