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Stayed here with work last week it in a basket it’s was good. The bar is friendly on a night and the food is VERY good, possibly the best burger I have ever had !!!! Breakfast was good.
The room I... more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Excellent food excellent staff excellent rooms couldn’t fault this place everything was 5 star and great location in the middle of castle Douglas the breakfasts was the best I have ever had a bed and... more
Room was fine - clean and newly equipped. Breakfast was very disappointing. 30 minute wait. No fruit or pastries, no choice of eggs - only fried. Only instant coffee. No butter, only margarine.
Reviewed 12 November 2017
Decent enough, particularly the service and ambience
First impressions were very good, nice facade, lovely log fire in bar area.
The bloke serving was great, very personable.
Most of the food was very good, though I ordered a chicken burger and... more
Just popped in for a bite to eat. Would highly recommend it.
The food was top quality and the staff were amazing.
There's no disabled parking near the entrance but plenty of "drop off" space... more
Reviewed 30 October 2017
Cosy and friendly
Stayed here after playing at the local arts centre. Owners were friendly and welcoming and the room was beautiful-thick carpets and tasteful styling which was in keeping with the traditional look of... more
Along with three friends I enjoyed lunch at this hotel on Saturday 17 March. It was a bitterly cold day outside but we enjoyed lunch in the elegant dining room . Although the open fire had not been... more
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Initially when you drive up to the hotel you are looking at a beautiful building that looks to have a building site to the side. This was slightly off putting however when you walk to reception Peter... more
I had booked for one night, however due to unforeseen circumstances I returned on two further consecutive nights. My previous nights sleep was disrupted due to small issues. When I mentioned this in... more
Reviewed 30 January 2018
booked two twin rooms one disabled and one standard about two weeks before our arrival date. On arrival we come to find that our pre arranged disabled room had been given away to other guest even... more
A fine hotel with some history behind it. Yes it is next to the Railway Station and it is an old building but it was not noisy and it's not falling down!! The bar and bistro restaurant have been... more
Reviewed 31 January 2018
A hotel which gives you a cuddle
This was a one night stopover. I chose the hotel because it was near to where I was working. This is an old fashioned Station Hotel, a bit like an ageing dowager who's no longer in the first flush... more
As good a Holiday Inn as I hav ever experienced with very helpful staff
I was visiting the University campus where the Hotel is located for a charity dinner and so elected to stay there and found the executive room to my satisfaction with a great bed and bathroom and I... more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
My wife and I stayed here whilst visiting friends, having been here before a few years ago. The staff are helpful and pleasant; the rooms are spacious; the amenities are what you would expect in a... more
Stayed in the Premier Inns Dumfries hotel in the new extension. Good room with (2) chairs, yes two chairs, a nice comfy armchair and nice padded desk chair. Never had 2 chairs before.
Great big... more
Reviewed 6 days ago
WELL KEPT HOTEL
Hotel clean, friendly helpful staff, the rooms were lovely and we enjoyed our 3 night stay
Only thing was one door into the hotel and was a long way to our rooms but no other faults.
Great location... more
We spent the night in a cold Scotland, Dumfries was busy due to anannual Ice Skating Championship taking place.
We bought takeway food but couldn't find any disposable cutlery, plates, etc, but the... more
Reviewed 13 February 2018
Does what it says on the tin
This is by no means a 4* hotel, the 2* official rating is accurate, but it’s just good at what it does. Clean, warm and quiet rooms. Fuel station and Starbucks opposite. Good for just a place to stop... more
Called without booking had the night special which was very nice pawn cocktail was excellent plenty of pawns main course home made burger was good good value staff very good highly recommend
Reviewed 28 November 2017
Posh and comfortable and nice!!
This is a very good hotel in that it immediately seems comfortable and nice as soon as you go through the doors. It is warm and spacious. Although not the cheapest, the comfort makes up for that, and... more
Had a week in gatehouse with my wife and dog. Spent most nights in the bank of fleet. Staff and customers were really warm and friendly. Food was very nice and would recommend the steak pie. This is... more
Reviewed 19 August 2017
Quiet but great food
We were the only people in for food at the start of the meal but we did have a toddler so were probably earlier than normal eating out time. By the end a few more people had arrived. There was a... more
Decided to take a trip for the night just to get away after being cooped up because of snow. Picked the BQA due to the dog friendly policy.
Arrived at the hotel, nice and easy to find with plenty... more
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Visited here whilst staying at another hotel close by for dinner the hotel itself has a lovely welcoming feeling and is situated in the heart of Thornhill which has a few nice shops and an excellent... more
went down with for an overnight stay with friends all girls on the ocher deal. We had 3 rooms booked and on arrival we where told that the hotel had over booked and put us in 2 family rooms, which... more
Reviewed 6 days ago
We have just returned from a Groupon break at the Hetland Hall hotel and must say how much we enjoyed it. Although building work is going on , it does not intrude on the guests, other areas are used... more
Called in for lunch with my husband . As always it was very clean and well presented and the staff are pleasant and attentive. We both ordered the carrot soup , it was very good but the bread it was... more
Reviewed 22 January 2018
Clean, comfortable hotel, very friendly staff
I stayed one night at the Golf Hotel when visiting friends in the area. My room looked recently decorated and was spotlessly clean, plus hadgood wifi signal. While the hotel doesn't have a carpark... more
Sadly, the Urr Valley Hotel has ceased trading. Hopefully, a new owner will appear on the horizon and get this hotel back to the standard it was in 80s and 90s. Was the leading wedding location... more
Reviewed 27 August 2017
One night visit on route to Ireland
We chose the Urr Valley because they welcomed dogs. The hotel was a little tired looking, however we had a comfortable stay, breakfast was ample and the owners were very friendly. Some recent reviews... more
Our friends got married here last summer and we had the most lovely weekend mulling about the hotel, dining in the restaurant, enjoying drinks from the bar and exploring the gorgeous grounds - the... more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
2 nights away (day one review)
Few hours relaxed drive and easy enough to find.
A great, dark, tree-lined driveway entrance complete with owl that stayed long enough for a photograph.
The room was nice enough, the interior of... more
second visit to this hotel for food. great service, good choice and big children's portions, especially the burger and chips. lite bite meals available at £5.95 including and are plentiful and... more
Reviewed 23 July 2017
Family meal out
We visited kirkcudbright while being on a camping trip and seen this restaurant menu looked good from outside, we had our 2 boys with us also, who ordered of the children's menu portion sizes were... more
Enjoyed our 2 day stay at the Selkirk Arms the rooms were lovely and clean everything in the room we needed.Good selection of tea and coffee.The staff were welcoming and friendly excellent customer... more
Reviewed 1 week ago
Exceptionally Good hotel.
Stayed for 2 nights.Made us feel so welcome,from the minute we stepped through the door.Joanne checked us in at reception and immediately offered to take our bags to our room.lovely spacious room... more
Two night stay Friday/Saturday , booked online, easily accessible in lovely grounds. A get away for two nights but not far too travel. Reception staff were good n helpful, asked if newspapers were... more
Reviewed 5 days ago
I don’t want to write a good review...in case we cannot get a room next time.
We found The Cally Palace Hotel virtually by putting a pin in a map, having wanted to return to an area last visited many years ago whilst staying at a friends cottage near Kirkcudbright.
A lovely hotel with a great garden spa and very welcoming to dogs too
Booked into Trigony house with our 2 cavaliers. The location is just off a main road and easy to find, but the outlook from the rooms and the hotel are fantastic. We booked into the garden spa on... more
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Just returned from two nights in this lovely wee hotel. Everything was so nice. The staff were great, food amazing and lovely bedrooms. Had a lovely wee afternoon tea on arrival.....
Lovely chilled... more
A bit tired looking but a warm welcome and good food and service ...
This place could do with a bit of love and attention - I'm sure a lot of pasing trade will be lost through the tired outside appearance - but the place has atmosphere, really friendly and... more
Reviewed 22 July 2017
This is a good family run hotel. Staff are welcoming, attentive, the rooms are clean and have necessary features including good wifi. I had the family room, 3 singles and a double, which is large... more
We stayed there for my mums wedding. Rooms were very nice and the hotel staff were very friendly and extremely accommodating to my difficult family. They took care of us the whole Weekend, gave us... more
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Comfortable, relaxing stay, excellent.
A group of us got a deal for 2 nights B&B with dinner on one night. The staff were very good and the rooms were clean and comfortable. The food was excellent, we all had a great time. I would... more
We had a very nice room and the staff were friendly. It was quiet when we stayed but that did mean I could play the grand piano without fear of upsetting the other guests. They made some nice vegan... more
Reviewed 31 July 2017
25th Wedding Anniversary
We were the only guests in the hotel that evening, so they opened specially for us. We were given the best room which had a four poster bed for the standard rate. Room was very comfortable and... more
My husband & I stopped here on our way back down south from Scotland. All the staff were really friendly & helpful, we had a lovely meal in the evening ( huge portions) & a great breakfast to set us... more
Reviewed 10 July 2017
Good food, great portions. Nice open fire and comfy cosy decor. The staff were fast, efficient and friendly.
The rooms are a bit dated but clean and spacious.
Handy place to go if travelling through... more
What a faboulous hotel, staff and evening meal....we will definatly be back.
Owner was a gentlemen and when we couldnt source a taxi gave us a lift to our nearby hotel!! Only wish we had booked to... more
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
My husband and our friends visited the Townhead Hotel for an evening meal. It was a Saturday night. It was reasonably busy. The interior was well decorated and pleasant. The menu choices were really... more
This beautiful country hotel was fantastic. The hotel was spotless, the staff were amazing, and the rooms were great! The staff was so welcoming we felt like we were visiting family. The hotel is... more
Reviewed 26 November 2017
We stopped one night here. The owner/manager said he had bought it 6 weeks previous. He has started to make improvements. The rooms were recently refurbished very tastefully and comfortable. The rest... more
We booked a 3 night stay DBB in a superior room for a biking break. This must be the most friendly hotel we have stayed in. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff who are very friendly and... more
Reviewed 9 February 2018
A gem of a place
This looked like being the perfect place to break our journey to Ireland and so it was. Very comfortable rambling old country house hotel with great food and exceptionally friendly and helpful staff... more
Saw a rather unpleasant review of GAH and it didn't reflect my much earlier experience so gave it a try. Staff excellent, beer pretty good and food different and we both really enjoyed it. It would... more
Reviewed 4 June 2017
No fuss and friendly
Ate here with my friend and her two kids. We were told that because my friend and I were ordering a meal, they would fed my friends kids for free!
Yes food was basic pub food, yes it was shop... more
Stayed here recently with friends and it is great value for money , especially in the quiet season. Very good friendly and efficient staff. It is a very clean and well run establishment and has a... more
Reviewed 16 January 2018
A good country town hotel
The Bruce is a hotel that you could find issues with but that would be churlish. It's clean, comfortable and all bar one the staff were friendly and helpful. But please!!!! Get bigger TVs - or issue... more
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