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The Downshire Hotel

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14 Main Street, Portpatrick DG9 8JJ Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
Free Parking
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit here every year and it never fails to deliver. Saturday night is quite lively. Good crack, full of characters and drink at a reasonable price. Entertainment on a Saturday. Expect a bit of hustle and bustle but never ever seen any trouble.

Thank Ian J
Response from paulp5490, Manager at The Downshire HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and its good to know you have enjoyed your time with us. Kind regards Jenny

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying in the apartment of Dowshire Hotel, my nephew. Margaret, their son their cousin, Neil and I. It was spotless and so modern well furnished, all amenities. After arriving we went a walk a lovely late summers night

Thank Margaret H
Response from paul p, Owner at The Downshire HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Margaret Thank you so much for your kind review. Hope you will stay with us again in the future. Kind regards Jenny

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Stayed in Iona appartment which was a lovely high quality accommodation. Staff excellent and helpful...responded to our urgent need to relocate from accomodation we had booked with different person. Within 20min of us calling we had the keys and were able to move in. Clean...More

Thank Jon_Nicola
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We've been here before and will come back again. Really good food and the staff could not have been any better. Nothing was too much trouble for them and made us feel very welcome. Planning another visit later in the year.

Thank lovescotland47
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I’m sorry to say this is possibly the worst place we’ve ever stayed in. Our friends arrived and took one look at their room and refused to stay. The walls were damp, the bathroom door didn’t close, the shower was poor, the corridor smelt of...More

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Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$77 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Portpatrick
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$77 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Portpatrick
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Room & Suite (1)
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15 June 2018|
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Response from dreghorn05 | Reviewed this property |
At least your punctuation and grammar are getting better
22 July 2017|
Response from Portholidayhomes | Property representative |
Hi sorry all our rooms are non smoking. We do have a smoking area. Kind regards Jenny
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"Lovely view from the top looking over the at Portpatrick Hotel up in hill"
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"Rooms facing Main Street are right on the street so get traffic noise"
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