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Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Spent a single night here....a long night!! The pub next door has live music on til midnight on Friday and Saturday night; not great if you are traveling with a 18 month old toddler that needs her sleep, as do her parents. The web site didn't have any reference to this and should. The hotel is grubby and the carpets...

1Thank joejackWilmslow
Paisley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Came here for dinner with my family on a locals recommendation. The small restaurant is upstairs and has quite a small menu but the food was very good. I had the chicken, haggis and bacon which was really good and a great portion. My gran had the sweet and sour chicken and there was loads of it also. The only...

Thank Sarah M
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

My sister and i had a brilliant one night stay.... Room comfortable, and clean. Had a great night in bar, staff very good and friendly, food was tasty and presented nicely. Loved the entertainment. Thank you everyone , be back soon.😆

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Just got back love it very friendly and food good staff well brilliant.everything you need in one place,everyone helpful,lots of walking to do sights to see,go you will fall in love with the place.friday Saturday very busy so be patient.you can take your dog for long walks or take a break have a drink looking at vews

Thank diane o
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I stayed here in 2003 and loved my stay. I gave the barmaid a gold watch as I was so pleased. I recommend this hotel to everyone. It is close to the harbour and has great sea views. I will definitly be going back with my new wife soon.

5Thank Julie D
Motherwell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

Stayed here while working in Stranraer. The only fault with the room was the shower/bath water pressure was very poor aprt from that it was clean & very spacious. The bar has all the live sports a man needs with plenty choices of drinks & a very freindly bar maid, a very wide choice of food on the menu &...

Thank Darrenleon
Reviewed 7 February 2015 via mobile

We made the hotel bar our local while we were staying in a cottage in Portpatrick for christmas. Friendly staff, friendly regulars and is open late! What more could you want! We didn't try the food, but the menu looked good, so when we go back (which we will!) we'll make sure we eat there too.

1Thank Ann H
Reviewed 3 January 2015

Me and the mrs returned to the upstairs restuarant in the downshire hotel. We had stayed here 5 years ago when we first discovered the charms of Portpatrick. The restaurant has been given an overhaul and it looked great. Clean and warm, the lighting just right and the volume of the music spot on too. The menu comprises of typical...

Thank Johnboysupergolf
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Had a bar lunch and a couple of drinks after a 7 mile walk. Very good food and good beer served by a friendly waitress. There is a good selection of single malts too. A real fire too. What more do you want!

2Thank TheGoodShag
Reviewed 28 October 2014

This is a barely average hotel in an excellent location. The mattresses in our room are long past overdue replacement. The restaurant needs staff with a bit more customer friendly training. (Breakfast staff were fine.). Breakfast itself was good. The three star rating is generous however and the price paid, £89 is too much for this standard of accommodation. The...

1Thank Inspector2Cumbria

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Downshire Hotel

Address: 14 Main Street, Portpatrick DG9 8JJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Portpatrick
Price Range: RM371 - RM493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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 of 5 bubbles alexR6858JO, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
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“Rooms on top floor have best views, room 10 is en suite”
 of 5 bubbles StKittsUk, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles SheilaB706, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Saturday Night can be a little loud with local Groups and Bands performing, but it makes for a Great evening”
 of 5 bubbles ThomasF197, 4 Sep 2015 | Read review
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