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The Selkirk Arms Hotel

High Street, Kirkcudbright DG6 4JG, Scotland
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Ranked #1 of 3 hotels in Kirkcudbright
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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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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    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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Perth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ordered warm bang bang chicken and noodles with salad and chips. Delicious meal, 9 large pieces of chicken on skewers, huge salad, noodles and fries - couldn't finish it all and certainly could not consider a dessert. Douglas, mine host, gave us local brochure when he heard we were on holiday and marked possible places of interest. Staff all friendly... More

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Kirkcudbright, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I have just enjoyed a lovely lunch in the most pleasant surroundings. No blaring background music, delicious meals beautifully presented and reasonably priced too. The beef served is locally sourced and as tender as you could wish for. There are lunch specials advertised from 3 November, starter and a main course for £10. Can't wait.

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98 reviews 98 reviews
62 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my third stay in this friendly, busy little hotel and it didn't disappoint. Our rooms (1 twin and 1 single) were comfortable with spacious bathrooms and all the facilities you could want. As ever the food was excellent at breakfast and dinner. If you intend to eat here, be warned that you should book or go early to... More

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the Selkirk Arms Hotel twice during our stay in Kirkcubright and we had decent meals both times. The staff were very friendly too and the service pretty snappy. Our second visit was not as good as our first however. We did speak to the staff on the evening and so I feel OK giving some feedback here. Bread.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We ate for the first time at the Selkirk Arms last night. We couldn't praise it highly enough. Despite being really busy - they managed to fit us in at short notice. Only a short wait & a welcome drink at the bar before our table was ready. The staff were friendly, helpful and professional. Service was quick & any... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Mum and Dad stayed here for 10 days. They had room 1 which was off the main hotel and ideal for them with a walk in shower and easy access without going through the main hotel. The staff couldn't do enough for them, always friendly and smiling. The room was very clean and always well maintained throughout their stay.... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights as a mid week break. Room has been recently refurbished, excellent beds, room clean, excellent shower, good toiletries and tea/ coffee facilities. Food was first class and garden a delight, staff professional and pleasant, food excellent and the garden a delight.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent four nights here with my wife and her parents. Chris and Douglas and the team couldn't have been more helpful and attentive. Especially patient with my elderly in-laws! Rooms very good if a bit quirky(bouncy floor in room 2! ). Food was excellent, but I hope they change the menu on a regular basis as it is a little... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just enjoyed an overnight stay at this hotel,a very enjoyable stay it was too, friendly staff, lovely refurbished room comfy bed ,good bathroom facilities,the food was excellant,I can recommend the roast beef, melts in your mouth delicious,a really good menu,we ate our meal in the restaurant, but the lounge bar was comfortable and meals are served there too.The... More

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10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I have to say that dinner and breakfast are really good.... However i was put in room 9 with en suite extractor fan noise and staff talking/smoking in the outside corridor at 11.30pm... Room itself is comfortable though. Wifi iffy...but this will improve as town gets fibre. Location is excellent for this lovely town...

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ThewalkersScotland, Owner at The Selkirk Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback on your recent stay. Apologies for the fan noise and the staff chatter - in our defence it was the hottest day of the year topping 30 degrees and I think all windows were wide open and the cellar cooling fans were working overtime. Delighted you enjoyed the food... More

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Address: High Street, Kirkcudbright DG6 4JG, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Kirkcudbright
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Best Western Kirkcudbright
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The Selkirk Arms Hotel Kirkcudbright, Scotland

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17 Bedroom town house hotel. Privately owned and operated. 2 Restaurants, 2 Bars and cosy lounges. Free Wi Fi throughout, all rooms en suite, 60% of rooms now fully refurbished.Ideal base to discover SW Scotland. Walking, fishing, cycling, golf or just relaxing and enjoying our award winning cuisine using the best of local produce. ... more   less 
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