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Anvil View Guest House

Gretna, Gretna Green DG16 5EA, Scotland
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Ranked #4 of 10 Gretna Green B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Heather W Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I stopped here for just one night, however Brenda and Roy were very attentive and made sure that we had all we needed. There was a choice of rooms, all of which were spacious and spotless. Breakfast was included in the price of the room, and the choice of what you could have was the best I... More

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped there for the weekend (18/7/14-19/7/14) and couldn't be happier with the service. Beautiful room and lovely breakfast. The staff were so lovely and upgraded us to the cottage suite free of charge. Would definitely recommend this guest house to friends and stay again if we're ever back in the area. Was a lovely addition to a lovely weekend!

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Arrived and was most welcomed by Brenda who was an excellent host. We had booked all 4 rooms including the cottage for our party and every room was immaculate. Little touches like the Champagne and Chocolate added to the warmth. Rooms were an excellent size and clean with strong showers ! Breakfast was excellent and Roy and Brenda provided a... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

we booked the anvil guest house at the last minute for our 10 yr anniversary and my birthday, the prices were very reasonable, the room was very comfortable and had everything you need! bed was so comfy, power shower was fantastic! it was very clean and tidy! Brenda and Roy were really lovely and made sure you had everything you... More

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Ardrossan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We booked the king size room for nostalgia as we had stayed here the night before we were married. On arrival there was initially a mix up with the date i had booked to stay, whether it was an error on my part or not the owner could not have made us feel more welcome and even provided us with... More

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Devon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We stayed at the Anvil View this last weekend for my daughters romantic wedding at Gretna Green. The guest house is a two minute walk to the Old Blacksmiths. We were warmly greeted by the owners Brenda and roy, who made us feel very welcome all weekend. My daughter and her husband stayed in the Cottage attached to the Guest... More

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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

I booked up to the anvil on last-minute.com for a suprise night away for Valentine's. I booked the luxury room containing a four poster bed, large bathroom containing a Jacuzzi bath complete with tv to accompany it. First impressions of the place is it is just a large house but inside it is well presented. It's very clean, tidy and... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

We stayed here on the night of our wedding and it was perfect. We stayed in the deluxe room with lovely four poster bed which was beautiful. The bathroom was great with a jacuzzi and two lovely sinks. It felt like a real luxury because of the lovely decor and we wanted to stay longer! Can't comment on value for... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We stayed here for our wedding, this guest hotel was just lovely and could not have picked a better place to stay. The room was very clean and perfect size. The owners were so helpful even giving me a lift into town to get my make up done for my wedding. I would recommend this guest house to anyone and... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We stayed here for two nights for our Wedding and were very disappointed! Reading some of there reviews I think there must be two Anvil Hotels in Gretna! The welcome was half hearted. We had asked if we wanted a full Scottish breakfast in the morning and when we said no to Haggis and Black pudding we got a sarcastic... More

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Address: Gretna, Gretna Green DG16 5EA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Gretna Green
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A delightful guest house situated in the heart of Gretna Green, located opposite the world famous Blacksmiths Shop and within walking distance from the renowned Smiths Hotel. We offer a range of en suite rooms which all include an LCD TV, wifi, tea and coffee facilities and complimentary toiletries. Alongside this, we also offer our newly renovated apartment which provides your own kitchen, lounge and conservatory leading to landscaped gardens.Included within your stay, we also provide our guests with a diverse breakfast menu and can cater for many dietary requirements. Secure off road parking is available and we can do our very best in accommodating for any requests during your stay that you may have. ... more   less 
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