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Glenaldor House

5 Victoria Terrace, Dumfries DG1 1NL, Scotland
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Ranked #4 of 53 Dumfries B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
charlie_cheeze Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Light and airy rooms, immediately welcoming and accomodating owners. A home from home, in a central but quiet historic town house. Large and well appointed room and excellent customer service provided. Plenty of free parking and relaxing use of mature lush garden, all a step away from station and town centre facilities. Good choices for breakfast and plenty on the... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I quite often find that places to stay do not live up to the hype on Tripadvisor. This is not the case here. We stayed in an executive room for one night and it was brilliant. Super clean, well appointed, great breakfast, friendly owners, lots of parking, free wifi etc. I don't normally like giving 5 stars because that means... More

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Augusta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Glenaldor House is a gem. Very convenient to the train station, this beautifully decorated and updated house is a treat. Comfortable beds, great shower, and a gorgeous cooked breakfast. There's even haggis if you like it! I cannot say enough good things about the friendliness of the host and the quality of the visit. Don't miss it!

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DavidIrving, Owner at Glenaldor House, responded to this review

Hi Ruth and many thanks for the great review. We enjoyed having you stay at our house and we are chuffed you enjoyed your stay so much. Hope to see you again in the future and have a safe journey home. More

Cupar, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Glenaldor House is a handsome, characterful property near the centre of town, I was made to feel very welcome when I arrived and stayed in a good room with a large/ stylish en-suite bathroom. The room/ house were very clean, breakfast was good and I would have no hesitation in recommending Glenaldor to family/ friends. Only minor issue is parking... More

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UK Newcastle upon Tyne
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33 reviews 33 reviews
31 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Charming period property, almost in the centre of Dumfries. We received a lovely welcome from the owner and were shown to a large high ceiling room with a nice bathroom - all of it spotless and clean. We had a quiet nights sleep and in the morning there was a great breakfast, wide choice - all high quality, cooked and... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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29 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

From the time we arrived, this was a great stay. David is a delightful host, the rooms are warm and comfortable, although the bathroom in ours was quite small, and the breakfasts were great. It was a good base for exploring the district, and we appreciated the off-street parking. We will happily return.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

A lovely building with beautiful rooms. Everything was top quality and comfortable. The host was cheerful and helpful and breakfast was delicious. The only slight problem was that 'Emily' our sat nav got a little confused trying to find it!

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DavidIrving, Owner at Glenaldor House, responded to this review

Thanks folks for the lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed the house and had a comfortable stay and hope to see you again in the future. Thanks again David More

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179 reviews 179 reviews
29 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Clean, functional B&B. Friendly accommodating staff. Decent breakfast. Parking could be tricky, especially with trailer &/or late night arrivals as it is off the main road and parking could be limited.

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DavidIrving, Owner at Glenaldor House, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and we are pleased you found us functional, friendly and accommodating and that you had a decent breakfast - these are all the areas we try and ensure we excel in for our guests. Parking shouldn't be tricky - in the 5 years we have been here we have only had one car with trailer attached... More

Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Excellent overnight stay at Glenaldor House, with two friends. What a beautiful house, with very clean and supremely comfortable bedrooms, spacious bathrooms, delicious breakfasts and a very warm welcome from David, the host. Ideally situated for the train station and the town, Glenaldor is a lovely place to stay. Would love to spend more time in this part of the... More

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DavidIrving, Owner at Glenaldor House, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your short stay with us and it was a pleasure to have you all in the house. Hope to meet you all again if you are ever back in this neck of the woods. Many thanks David. More

Ontario
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

This b&b is located within walking distance of the train station in Dumfries. It is part of a row of houses which is accessed by a single gravel lane. The hotel has two parking spots which we were fortunate that the owner allowed us to use otherwise you will have to find parking on the street below (we were unable... More

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DavidIrving, Owner at Glenaldor House, responded to this review

Thanks very much for taking the time to review us and we are always happy to take any negative points as this helps us ensure our guests have an enjoyable experience, however I would like to take the opportunity just to clarify a few points you raised 1) We only have 4 letting rooms and have 3 parking spaces outside... More

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Address: 5 Victoria Terrace, Dumfries DG1 1NL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Dumfries
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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