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The Porridge House

18 Main Street, St. John's Town of Dalry DG7 3UW , Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cedarburg, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

This is not the fanciest place that you will ever stay in....But you didn't come to this part of Scotland for fancy. The owner's are very nice and the rooms were clean. The breakfast the next morning was good too.... The photo shown with this B&B is deceiving because it's not from the Porridge House. No matter, the B&B is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

My husband stayed here while on a walking holiday in south west Scotland. Having camped for the previous 5 nights he was in need of a place to get some good food and washing facilities, Andy was a fantastic host , provided all he needed in a friendy and relaxed manner and even put a birthday candle in his tatty... More 

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Keswick, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

Superb breakfast at very cheap rates. Room also good. Only downsides are accessibility to premises because husband & wife are both working full-time elsewhere and no lounge available to guests.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

I recently stayed 2 nights at the Porridge House. The room I had was nice and bright, and the bed very comfortable with nice huge duvet. On arrival Andi welcomed me and showed me to my room and then offered me some home baking to have with a cuppa. Glad I did cos the banana loaf was delish. The room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

We stayed for three nights at The Porridge House while walking the Southern Upland Way and loved it. The twin room was very clean and the beds exceptionally comfortable. We chose the "uncooked" breakfast option, which, unusually, was £5 cheaper than the fry up. Of course, we were offered porridge, which was very good, cereals, home made bread and jams... More 

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