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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 #17 of 53 Dumfries B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
FeeMc09 Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the best b&b I have stayed in. Wonderful house, beautifully restored. My room had everything I could ask for, free wifi and even a four poster bed! I arrived late, which was no problem. Breakfast was excellent.would highly recommend.

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Durham
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8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Only stayed the one night with working in the area, but if ever I'm back in Dumfries then ill book up here without hesitation. Lovely clean room, comfy bed, and a great breakfast (ordered the night before). The owner was very informative and nothing seemed too much of a problem for him.

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Glasgow
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Looks great from the outside and once through the front door you are transported to a \Charles Renee MacIntosh interior. THE place is full of character, the rooms are in keeping with the period and vary in size. If you want a four poster bedroom ask for 1 or 6. We found the staff very friendly and helpful. Breakfast is... More

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fantastic property. The bed room was a good size and the bed was comfortable. The room was a little dark but this was in keeping with the history of the property. The breakfast was very nice. We only stayed one night but we wished it had been more.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a double room last minute and we were very happy. We stayed in room 3 and it was very spacious. The room overlooked the back garden so was nice and quiet. We ate at Little Italy (lovely restaurant) which is 2 minutes from Rivendell. Would take about 10-15 minutes to walk into the centre of Dumfries. Breakfast was good,... More

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 1 night in room 8 which has it's own entrance at the side of the building.we had a twin room as booked hotel at short notice and was very disappointed with the rooms size,it was the smallest hotel room Iv stayed in and the fact it's painted in dark colours doesn't help.bed was comfy so that was a big... More

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Tayport, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely comfortable room and very nice breakfast. Very pleasant staff especially as we were so late in arriving. The whole place was very tastefully decorated . Free wifi in the room easily accessed and good pillows which are always appreciated

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Poole, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Stayed as close to Glasgow for the Games, (last October.) Sat nav would have taken us around the corner and not in front of the premises, which are attractive, and furnished to period of house. Arrived to find very comfortable room, with all basic amenities. Our room, was at the front, with an en suite shower room, and weather was... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

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
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

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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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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