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Rivendell B&B

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   105 Edinburgh Rd, Dumfries DG1 1JX, Scotland
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Ranked #15 of 53 Dumfries B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
C F Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm from Dumfries but haven't lived their for 10 years. Throughout my life I passed Rivendell and always remarked on the aesthetics of the property, what a beautiful place especially when lit up at night. We booked to visit my family and it was a great stay. Our room was at the front of the building, old furniture in a... More

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

recommended to us by a friend,this hotel was a disapointment to say the least,outside it looked very nice,we waited at the reception for 15 minutes on arrival and were repeatedly ignored,staff were nice enough apert from a man who said he was the owner,the main problems were as follows. location-we were told on the phone it was a nice short... More

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

My partner and I spent 1 night in this b&b on 10.7.2014 staff very friendly room was spotless and had everything you would expect in a b&b plus wi fi, docking station for use and iron/iron board. You have to pre order your breakfast the night before which is a gd idea but when we got up for breakfast we... More

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Northwich, England, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second time ink Rivendell and it was just as good. Lovely, clean room. Tasty breakfast and good location (around 10 min walk to the station and around 15 min to town centre). Well worth the price.

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Sydney, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Made a last minute booking for 4 nights was a bit apprehensive but didn't need to be. From the onset the staff were friendly with quick check in. The room was very clean with modern bathroom and decent facilities (clean bed & bedding, well stocked tea & coffee making facilities, ironing, seating etc). The breakfast was excellent; plenty of it... More

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We stayed here for two nights and had a lovely stay. The staff are friendly, helpful and efficient. and the breakfast is very nice indeed. The room we stayed in, which is featured on their website, was clean, comfortable and had plenty of space for belongings. It has olde worlde charm, but with modern bathroom facilities. We will most definitely... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

Booked at last minute for a quick trip to Scotland, used Rivendell as a overnight midway stopover, Bruce couldn't have been more helpful, we were arriving outside normal check in hours, and Bruce made very easy arrangements to ensure we could get to our rooms with minimum of fuss. We were surprised at our rooms, in a good way! Spacious... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

normally my partner and l stay in hotels.but we only were staying away for 1 night somewhere handy we thought so we decided on dumfries and what a nice surprise at rivendell b/b.really great value and would defintley return.very old world but nice with it.good breakfast cook just for you and pleasant staff with plenty choice on menu.lovely restaurant just... More

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Campbeltown, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

We have just returned from a 3 night stay in the Rivendell & cannot praise it enough. My wife fell in love with the house & the staff were friendly, efficient & welcoming. We will definitely stay there again when we are back in Dumfries.

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Great Missenden, Bucks, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

We were a group of 12 skaters staying here for two days and taking part in the Dumfries Synchronised Ice Skating comp. Bruce, the owner, bent over backwards to accommodate us even when one of our team forgot two of our group which meant he had to rethink our sleeping arrangements, nothing fazed him. We also had to be at... More

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Address: 105 Edinburgh Rd, Dumfries DG1 1JX, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Dumfries
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Rivendell B&B 4*
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A very warm welcome and comfortable stay is guaranteed at this striking Charles Rennie Macintosh inspired Arts and Crafts Mansion situated in mature, award winning grounds close to Dumfries town centre. All bedrooms are en-suite and furnished to the highest standards. Drying facilities and secure storage is available for cyclists, golfers and walkers. We have free Wi-Fi connection and multi channel digital television in all of our bedrooms. We also have a large secure car park. We are easy to locate and an ideal base for touring the historic and scenic Dumfries and Galloway Region. ... more   less 
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