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Reviewed 28 December 2015

This was an overnight stay on our way to Fort William. The room was excellent, an excellent welcome from a lovely couple. Breakfast was excellent. Would highly recommend it. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank blue77Deeping
Stonehaven, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2015

A direct November night and when we arrived our welcome brightened the whole day. The owner was very helpful. Polite and explained about the local resturaunts and how to find them. The room was well appointed and very comfortable. Breakfast in the morning , freshly cooked with home fresh eggs. Really nice place

Thank Sandy B
Leven, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2015

My wife and I stayed there en route down south. The room was of an adequate size but not large. The en suite had been built into the room which intruded into the space of the room, and it contained one of the smallest sinks I have ever seen! There was a TV in the room and tea-making facilities of...

Thank Hstevens282
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

We Stayed at Alexander house while visiting Gretna due to checking out venues for our forth coming wedding. Great location. The owners are very friendly. The place is very clean and breakfast was very tasty. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank ajools
East Midlands
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Stayed here for one night in early October enroute to family party in Highlands. Alexander House couldn't be bettered in our view for an ideal overnight stay. Great location just off M74/M6 but very quiet for a light sleeper. Spotless room, comfy bed with pristine linen, good WiFi connection and excellent breakfast. The friendly couple who run this lovely place...

Thank AnneOEastMidlands
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Just had a 2 night stay. The place is spotless. Very comfortable. Breakfast beautifully cooked. The scrambled egg with smoked salmon..mmmmm yummy. Definitely recommend this place. Free wifi. Hairdryer. Flatscreen tv. Tea making facilities.

Thank Kathleen P
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Very pleasant stay. Ideal location close to all amenities. Even though close to road and rail network it was surprisingly very quiet. Room was bright and very clean. Breakfast was first class and lots to choose from. Owners were very welcoming and helpful. Will definitely stay at Alexander House again when we next visit.

Thank h0wcr0ft
Honiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Arrived at 10pm for one night and got a lovely smiling welcome. We were shown our room which was spacious and a large ensuite. Both were very clean and attention to detail was obvious. Lovely fresh towels. Bed was very very comfortable and the best we slept in during our 10 day tour of Scotland. Breakfast was really good with...

Thank chappie1955
Stonehaven, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2015

What a lovely. B and B this is. Well situated, no motorway noise, owners really helpful and friendly. Out room was beautifully decorated and plenty of room. Good off road parking. Beats any of the hotels hands down. Breakfast was cooked to order and very nicely presented. Good choice of other items as well. Really good. Well done Cath and...

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 14 July 2015

The whole place is spotless, the owners very nice, and the Breakfast was outstanding. Double room and B&B was £60, but well worth it. I wouldn't hesitate in booking again. It is a 5 minute walk to the Gretna Outlet Retail Village.

Thank TommyV56

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Excellent Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in the heart of Gretna Green, four ground floor bedrooms, all en-suite with shower. Three Double rooms, one twin/kingsize, single rates also available. Free, off road private parking. All rooms have Freeview, Flatscreen Colour TV, Tea & Coffee Tray, Hairdrier, Radio. Free WIFI throughout the house. Breakfast to suit all tastes, served in our quirky, garden view dining room. Choose from Full English, Full Scottish, Vegetarian or Smoked Salmon & Scrambled Eggs. Packed breakfast & Packed lunches also available by prior arrangement. We also have our own taxi service which you can book in advance for your wedding party, station or airport pick up/drop off, or a day trip out around the area - priority for our guests is given.Good base to tour from into the Lakes or Hadrians Wall or further into Dumfries & Galloway. We are close to all the wedding venues and larger hotels, churches and Blacksmiths Shop, Gretna Gateway Outlet Shopping Village and Gretna Green Railway Station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alexander House

Address: Alexander House Glasgow Road, Gretna Green DG16 5DU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Gretna Green
Price Range: RM292 - RM428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Alexander House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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