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kings acre road
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Came to stay at the thistle great choice room good clean comfortable well kept staff could not do enough to help great night New Year's Eve sandy and Sandra great couple would come again beds comfortable rooms well kept quick wifirooms warm clean bathroom well worth the money

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Melbourne
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86 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Dirty , had to share a bathroom, staff couldnt give a toss. Booked 2 days before and because we decided we couldnt possibly stay were charged for one room as we didnt give 7 days notice. Was happyto pay the £80 not to stay there.

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Booked this on line at £35 B&B When I arrived at 6.30pm on Sunday night the Inn was in darkness. I parked round the back outside the chalets and went in a back door to find a lovely pleasant lady in an empty bar waiting to check me in. Paid my bill as I was departing before breakfast in the... More 

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Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I recently vista's Stanraer as he grew here and had wanted to come back for a long time. We found Thistle Inn after a search on Google. While the price was brilliant as was the location, there was just a few missing things. * Room wasn't cleaned. Only there for two days so not a problem but... More 

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hebburn
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

We stayed only one night and would have no hesitation returning. This is an ancient hotel, close to the town centre. We had a superb room, large and comfortable. We had been warned that Saturday night could be noisy due to the karaoke which would continue until 1am. Fortunately we couldn't hear it from our room. We both slept well.

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Thank DisappointedHebburn
Castleford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay Monday through till Friday the rooms were clean its a quiet little place. Weekends is music nights in the pub which was great made some lovely friends we loved the pub very nice people would definitely go again Karen Mike and Rose

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

We arrived Friday evening and were pleasantly surprised by the chalets at the back of the B&B. We were in no 5 and the décor was very light and airy. Lovely room with double bed and ensuite. Very clean. Only downside to the room was the old faded pictures which have seen better days on the walls :( We had... More 

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Thank williekaty
2 reviews
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Reviewed 28 July 2015

Omg were do I begin, we were greeted by a lady who could do with a month training in customer service. After showing us to a family room nicely sited above the public bar which held karokoe (no sleep) she left us and returned 5 minutes later explaining she needed the bog (lovely description). I left the room to use... More 

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Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Needed a cheap overnight in the area and this seemed best value on Late Rooms. Room was clean, there was a small tv and tea making facility. We had a comfortable stay and it was quiet in the area. Nothing fancy but did the job and we would definitely use it again.

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Bolton, England
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Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

our friends booked this hotel on our behalf as we were travelling on the ferry to Ireland so needed somewhere to stay after a long drive. When they mentioned the word 'Thistle' we imagined it being part of the thistle chain and so I didn't even bother to check out trip advisor as I usually would to see what the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Thistle Inn

Address: 47 Dalrymple Street, Stranraer DG9 7EY, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Stranraer
Price Range: RM255 - RM277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“The only negative was the lack of en suite.”
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