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Townhead Hotel

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Townhead Street, Lockerbie DG11 2AG, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 15 Lockerbie B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
MAM19512013 Bath, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our stay was short and sweet, as we were looking for a convenient stop on our way home from the Commonwealth Games triathlon, but left us wishing we could have stayed longer. Our room and breakfast was as good as we were hoping for from reading reviews, but unfortunately for us we were just too tired when we arrrived to... More

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Lockerbie, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I'd like to say a big Thank You to you n all your staff at The Townhead for a great night, we had a great meal with great service even though there were 19 of us n everyone ordered different mains. Southern Strings just topped the night off !! My friend had a wee jam with them too... Many Thanks... More

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your kind words, and also for choosing the Townhead Hotel for your birthday celebrations. It was an absolute pleasure to make sure that everything went so well, and it was great to see everyone enjoying their meals, and also the music which was provided by our good friends Southern Strings. I hope to... More

Laurencekirk, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travel to Gretna to meet family a few times per year. Have never really had great food there. We decided to stop off in Lockerbie this time and the Townhead is the first place you come to. The staff are really welcoming. The dining room nicely decorated. The menu took us by surprise, the range of dishes left us... More

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir Many thanks for your kind words above. Our sole aim is to make sure that all our customers have an enjoyable time when they are here at the Townhead, whether that be for a drink, a meal, or an over night stay. Our motto of "If you aren't happy then neither are we" applies to all of the... More

Bembridge, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I and two friends called in for an impromptu lunch. Excellent, friendly and attentive waiter. We took advantage of the Specials Board which was excellent value and very well cooked. Will definitely go there again if we ever return to Lockerbie.

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel for the TripAdvisor community. It is a great tool for both potential customers, and myself, to see how we are doing! I look forward to greeting you all again soon, when you are back in the Lockerbie... More

Lockerbie, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As my parents are up to visit the area for a few days and I wanted to take my Farther out for a belated Father's Day meal. The welcome at The Townhead is very warm & friendly, the Food was Excellent. Father had the Prawn Twisters and then The Sizzling Chicken in a Hot n Sour sauce from the Specials... More

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Guys, Really good to see you all in yesterday, and good to see your parents both looking so well. Its been a while since I have seen them. I am glad that everything was to your liking, and thank you for choosing to post some pictures also. I hope we will see you all back in the very near... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

Id like to thank Stevie, Jan and all the staff at the Townhead hotel for the excellent hospitality, everyone was so accommodating. I was very impressed by how spacious our room was and the cleanliness was great. The food was first class, you certainly dont skimp on that, we were very satisfied! !! I recommend this hotel to eveyone, thanks... More

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi guys Many thanks for your lovely review. I will pass on your comments to my staff. As always it's a pleasure to see our customers leaving with a smiling face! Look forward to seeing you again soon......and I will stock up on the Baileys! Kind Regards Stephen Montgomery More

Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

When we were planning our visit to Lockerbie Stephen was just in the process of getting settled in, having taken over the pub. By the time we arrived, we were treated to a freshly renovated, welcoming hotel. Stephen went out of his way and made every effort to ensure we were comfortable, and was helpful in our planning to visit... More

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning from a sunny Lockerbie. Thank you very very much for your kind words. It's always strange when you arrive in a small town, and even more when your ancestors are from the area, so it was my pleasure to help you in any way we could. I was lovely to meet you both, and I think by the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Came off motorway to find something other than expensive motorway services and we found this little gem 3 minutes from the motorway. Freshly decorated, very pleasant attentive staff, great food well presented. We will be returning here for sure.

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Many thanks for your review of the Townhead Hotel here in Lockerbie. I am pleased that you were happy with everything during your visit, and that my staff looked after you so well. We look forward to meeting you again hopefully soon if you are in this part of the country. Kind Regards Stephen Montgomery More

Lockerbie, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Being a local, I've driven past the Townhead and always thought it was a bit of a drinking mans pub, but after having dinner there last night I have to admit I was totally wrong. Walk inside and you'll be greeted by fresh decor, a nice modern setup and very much on the ball landlord. Certainly not a drinking mans... More

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Customer I would like to thank you for taking the time to leave a review for the Townhead Hotel. It gives us all a great sense of pride when we see reviews coming in, and it gives my staff the praise that they deserve. We try our best to make sure that every customer that comes through our door... More

Lockerbie
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Fantastic food and drink and first class service with friendly attentive staff. Well done the Townhead. If you visit Dumfriesshire you must visit the Townhead in lockerbie for a meal or to stay. The best thing about Lockerbie is the Townhead Hotel.

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Guys Many thanks for your kind words. We love to hear what our customers think. I'm glad your visit was enjoyable, and I will pass on your comments to the rest of the staff. I hope that you will come back and see us again soon. Kind Regards Stephen Montgomery More

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Address: Townhead Street, Lockerbie DG11 2AG, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Lockerbie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Townhead Hotel 4*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
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The Townhead Hotel has this year been awarded the TripAdvisor "Certificate of Excellence 2014" award, for our continuous top ratings from our customers. We are a family owned and run hotel which has been recently fully refurbished. Situated 1 mile off junctions 17 and 18 of the M74 motorway, the Townhead Hotel offers you a warm welcome, good food, and a friendly atmosphere. Our bar comes with many beers, wines, and spirits, and is equiped with a full SKY package showing all major sports, including horse racing.Free wifi is also available.Our restaurant offers good fresh home cooked food, with all ingredients locally sourced and produced. All bedrooms are en-suite and have tea/coffee making facilities, along with freeview television. All our staff are fully trained, and are available at any time to assist you, should the need arise. Our aim is to maintain a high standard, and to make sure that you, the customer enjoy your stay with us. It is the ideal place to stay if you are looking for a nice quiet location. The Townhead Hotel is run by our family, for yours! ... more   less 
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