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The Farmers Inn

2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Main Street (B724), Clarencefield DG1 4NF, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

A few miles past Gretna Green Clarencefield is a settlement yet to achieve one-horse-town status. The Farmer's Inn is therefore the one place to stay. The Inn itself is bog-standard, with somewhat tired decor and furnishings. Likewise, there is a typical much-thumbed but still tasty menu. But there is a fair choice of little known Scots beers. In the back... More

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We booked this inn as we were attending a friends wedding at Comlongon Castle nearby. Prior to arriving I confirmed with the owner that we would be able to check in at 12 (as the check in time is 12.30) When we arrived we parked at the back of the inn. I made the grave mistake of entering what looked... More

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Colinp56, Owner at The Farmers Inn, responded to this review

This review has been reported for breaching Trip Advisor guidelines. I like most accommodation providers will not tolerate blackmail. The reviewer blatantly threatened us with a bad review unless we complied with their "demands" - sorry you were speaking to the wrong person. Apart from that the review is more fantasy than fact to put it very politely. As I... More

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in the farmers inn for 2 days beds were lovely and clean the room was lovely decorated and cleaned every morning its a stone throw away from the castle if you got a wedding up there the breakfast was nice it was a nice relaxing break I would deffo come back and stay again the staff was friendly... More

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Dumfries
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8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Highly recommended. My Wife & I along with parents and family regularly eat, drink and socialise in the Farmers. Staff are very friendly and welcoming, the food is very tasty and a good choice on the menu. We have had family & friends stay in the accommodation behind the Pub aswell and they have always given good feedback.

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Northallerton, England
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at the Farmers Inn to attend a Wedding in the Castle on Sat 15 Feb 14. As I was Best Man, had arranged to meet the Groom between 12.00 - 12.30 and only travelled from North Yorkshire I arrived at around 10.15am. It was pouring down with rain and I rang the front door bell 3 or 4... More

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Colinp56, Owner at The Farmers Inn, responded to this review

Our earliest advertised check in time is 12.30 and occasionally, depending on the circumstances, we will let guests in at 12.00. However if a guest arrives unannounced over 2 hours before our regular check in time they cannot "expect" to get access to their rooms. This was explained to the guest and directions were given to places where he could... More

Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We had a very warm welcome after a long drive. The room was very spacious with a good sized bathroom, this was let down a bit by the poor leaky showerhead. The food was good quality 'pub grub' with hearty portions and a very good guest beer on tap. Breakfast was a very good full Scottish with cereals if you... More

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Colinp56, Owner at The Farmers Inn, responded to this review

I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again sometime. The showerhead in that room has been replaced, sorry for any inconvenience. We are currently refurbishing the showers in all the rooms, one room has already been done and it looks really great ! More

somerset, UK
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This was booked with a couple of friends for a wildfowl ing trip. The room was clean and warm. The beds were comfortable. Tea and coffee facilities were available. The food in the bar was good and service quick. The breakfasts were very good and served by the proprietors 90 year old mother in law who was really friendly and... More

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Colinp56, Owner at The Farmers Inn, responded to this review

As everybody who works in the hospitality sector knows there are some people in this world that no matter what you do they are never satisfied. This is a case in point. The guests involved were Wildfowlers and we went out of our way to accommodate them. The comments regarding the bar or kitchen closing early are out of context... More

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We couldn't get a room at Comlongon Castle for a friend's wedding and found this local B&B online, which was ideal for us. We were at the wedding all afternoon and evening, and only needed somewhere to get ready and to sleep. The room was a very clean family room, the heating was on even though it was late summer,... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Stayed here while attending a wedding at Comlongdon Castle near the Inn. We were in the room adapted for people with disabilities which meant our bathroom was bigger that was great. The rooms are clean and there is everything you need including kettle, tv and hairdryer (didn't use due to taking my own). The owners are very friendly and the... More

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Dornie, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We spent 3 nights here to meet up with old friends and we were treated like family. Wonderful food served in the bar, and in the morning the breakfast was fantastic. The rooms were clean and roomy and we all slept well......no traffic noise as the rooms are behind the main inn. The owners were keen to see that we... More

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Address: Main Street (B724), Clarencefield DG1 4NF, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Clarencefield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — The Farmers Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 3
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