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Dumfries House Lodge

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Cumnock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I decided to suprise my wife lynn with a Valentines dinner in the big house which was out of this world.Not only that since we are a local couple and walk out to the estate frequently with the dog and have eaten at the Woodlands resteraunt a few times we always pass the lodges and lynn always says I wonder...

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Scotland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Opened in April 2012 by HRH Prince Charles, the Duke of Rothesay, It sits on the edge of the 2000 acre estate that is Dumfries House, the 18th-century Palladian manor home of the 5th Earl of Dumfries. The Lodge is now an exclusive Scottish Tourist Board 5 -star country guest house offering luxury accommodation. Built in 1750 and in use...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a delightful stay. The Lodge offers B&B accommodation with a Country House feel. Our room was large with period decorations and a fantastic shower room (bathroom) also decorated with decorative plates and prints. The sitting rooms plus with the warmth of the fire, were very pleasant. The enthusiasm of the staff was brilliant. The breakfast was grand. An added...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Brought my mother here for a birthday celebration and we both adored it. Beautiful, tasteful interiors, bedrooms just amazing. Attention to detail, impeccable staff. Could not fault it at all. You can lunch at Dumfries House cafe and have dinner at Woodlands Restaurant which is part of the estate. Had the most beautiful meal at Woodlands. Estate grounds are lovely...

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Along with many others we used these overnight facilities for the weekend of the wedding we attended at Dumfries House. The rooms have been restored to high standards, the breakfast was excellent and we particularly enjoyed strolls in The Dumfries Estate. Having everything in one venue made for a relaxed, enjoyable and memorable experience. The local staff also do a...

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Thank Mike S
Glasgow
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on a Saturday night after a birthday dinner in Dumfries House. The lodge is a wonderful b&b with a variety of room styles. Staff were friendly and very obliging. We loved the whole laid back country house atmosphere. Everywhere in the lodge was warm and cozy in a Scottish November. Our bedroom was roomy with a big,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Came with a friend for the amazing firework display with supper in the main house. Fab room 2 - although twin beds would have been better, but super comfy bed and pillows. Room was very stylish in period design and furniture. Bottles of water, tea coffee, shortbread in room. Loved the hot water bottle touch but not required - shower...

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Baltimore
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The Dumfries House estate is a must-see when visiting this part of Scotland, and staying at the Lodge makes a memorable visit even more complete. My wife and I stayed in Room 3, which has a 4-poster bed and one of the largest bathrooms we have ever had in any of our travels. The rooms at the Lodge are all...

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Telephoned to book a room very good service and helpful also they did not require a deposit what a nice change When we arrived we were greeted by Amanda a very nice lady and shown to our room number 15,it was excellent really well above average and as per photo and a very nice bathroom we were very happy.Breakfast was...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This is an absolute gem of a place to stay. Fantastic quality accommodation, great food, amazing attention to detail. Room was comfortable, well equipped, spotless, and warm. Staff were friendly, helpful and efficient. Plenty of car parking. if you are looking for outstanding quality and comfort-this is the place to stay. Good value for money.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Dumfries House Lodge was officially opened by HRH The Duke of Rothesay, Prince Charles on 4th April 2012. Sitting on the edge of 2,000 acres of the Dumfries House estate and only a few hundred metres from Dumfries House itself, Dumfries House Lodge is an exclusive country Guest House offering luxury accommodation. Built in 1750 and in use a few years prior to the completion of Dumfries House, the ‘Garden Cottage’ as it was known in the 18th century, became the Factor’s house and remained so for over 200 years. We encourage our guests to think of their stay as a home-from-home and to make good use of our facilities during their stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dumfries House Lodge

Address: Dumfries House Dumfries House Estate, Cumnock KA18 2NJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > East Ayrshire > Cumnock
Price Range: RM332 - RM525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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“Room pricing the same as good B&B and definitely worth the price for the experience.”
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 of 5 bubbles J374CNtonym, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Had an attic room (single) so had lovely views out over doocot and gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles iaineileen, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try for Room 3 with its 4-poster and huge bathroom”
  • Room 3: chest of drawers, wardrobe, TV, tea/coffee tray, door to bathroom
  • Room 3: free-standing tub and shower
  • Room 3: double sinks
  • Room 3: 4-poster
 of 5 bubbles Travlinbrit, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any room would be excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles Capndick, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to have good views andcarecwell fitted with things that kids may like to handle.”
 of 5 bubbles fnqc, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
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