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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a relaxing night at Craignelder prior to an all day meeting the day after. Very comfortable room, friendly, helpful staff and a tasty breakfast. The hotel is situated very close to the centre of Stranraer with views across to the sea. Recommended.

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Thank Plinton
Dublin
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I found myself staying at the Craignelder on New Years Eve after the connecting ferry onward to Belfast didn't depart. After having traveled all day by train to make it I was thoroughly dis-heartened not be able to get the next one until 11.30am on New Years Day. On arriving at the Craignelder, with no booking made and late on...

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Thank Cozski
Stranraer
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Meet here monthly with retired colleagues for lunch. Excellent, affordable menu with choice to suit all. Staff are friendly and efficient, and welcoming. Management are approachable and inrerested in customer feedback and act on suggestions promptly.! Highly recommended 😊

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Thank Francesmw2014
Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped here while working in the area. Very clean and tidy room with everything you need. Staff are very very friendly and make you feel welcome as soon as you come in. I had food in the restaurant in the evening and it was very very good I would definitely recommend it if in the area. Only downside was wifi...

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Thank wilson2233
Concord, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Great location if catching a ferry. Rooms are clean, wifi was fine. Staff was outstanding. Only issue was could hear noise from other rooms and the pub and restaurant downstairs. The pub and restaurant are very, very good.

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Thank Roscoe1967
Stranraer, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Went for family meal for hubby's birthday. Food was lovely and both Fillet Steaks on order cooked to perfection. Service was first class and very attentive. Massimo finished off my husbands night with a Margarita cocktail which went down a treat.

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Thank Dorothy P
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Had a really good meal for 2. I had the prawn cocktail & steak pie my partner went for the soup and haddock,both really well presented and very ample portion sizes! £21.50 which included a pint of lager and a sparkling water!! Amazing value for money We shall return!!!

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Thank David C
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We elected to stay in Craignelder because we'd stayed previously for lunch. Hammy has certainly put together some team here. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left the experience was brilliant. The staff are fantastic - attentive, friendly, helpful and interested in what you're enjoying in the hotel, the town and further afield. The food is excellent...

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Thank Gary H
DUMFRIES, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I was very relieved to find this hotel after previous poor experiences in Stranraer. Staff are lovely, rooms are clean, beds are comfy, and the food is perfect (helpings a bit big for me but that would be a big plus for many). My only concern is that by telling it how it is the hotel could be full up...

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Thank Lynda L
Whitehaven, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the craignelder the night before a trip to Ireland. Our room on the ground floor was very comfortable and tastefully decorated. The bed was king size and very comfortable. We ate in the restaurant and our meal was delicious. Breakfast was also very good. The staff were all friendly and helpful. We would recommend as a place to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small family run hotel with a large restaurant and public bar. We pride ourselves in our customer service & cleanness. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Craignelder Hotel

Address: Cairnryan Road, Stranraer DG9 8HA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Stranraer
Price Range: RM383 - RM522 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“There are Lough view rooms, which you should try to get if you can. Beautiful to look out upon.”
 of 5 bubbles Cozski, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had room 9 - which had fabulous views of the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles Y9088HGgaryh, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“request upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles 842jeffv, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely and so quiet at all times.”
 of 5 bubbles boydell1945, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“lovely views, tasty breakfast.... gorgeous big bed.”
 of 5 bubbles tidyboiler, 25 May 2016 | Read review
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