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Solway Lodge Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Annan Road, Gretna DG16 5DN, Scotland
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Ranked #4 of 5 hotels in Gretna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Robert H Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    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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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We travelled up to Gretna from Manchester on the bank holiday for a short break and found this lovely little friendly hotel the receptionist was very friendly and helpful as we're all the staff bedrooms were smallish but clean and comfortable and we had a walk in shower which was good for my wife who has a bad leg also... More

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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First impressions were good; the friendly receptionist unhesitatingly changed our room from one with just a shower to one with a bath; and the bar staff when we went for an afternoon G&T were equally friendly. However, the TV in the new room was unusable - presumably because of poor signal strength in that locality, an active (i.e. amplified) indoor... More

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Leven, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

My bath had brown sludge running out of the taps. I was told a plumber had been working in the room! The single bed had a 13tog double quilt on it in the summer. The carpet was stained. The lock didn't work properly. Couldn't get a 2nd cup of coffee at breakfast as no staff in sight. No staff when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights while booking a wedding, Fiona Joyce was excellent and helped to sort things for us, the room was really clean and the food was beautiful, nothing is too much trouble for everyone who works here, can't wait to go back next year for our wedding x

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

Friendly and welcoming staff. Good non greasy cooked breakfast. Room small but nicely decorated. Shower didn't work properly, shower door was broken and bathroom door didn't shut. Evening meal was nice but basic. Thought it was expensive for what you got, and no offer of discount or refund for the problems with the bathroom. We were told that the room... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Booked This Hotel as my Sister was getting Married in Gretna Green at the Blacksmiths, As this place is Very close to the Venue. Its a Great place to stay Staff are very friendly, Rooms are clean, Great Breakfast!! Would Recommend and go Back.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

i booked three rooms for two nights to accomodate my wedding party 4 adults and two toddlers. the honeymoon suite plus two double rooms, in the weeks before we arrived i rang the hotel a couple of times to arrange details and query things and the staff were brilliant on the phone. all three rooms were beautifully decorated and clean.... More

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Stayed for 1 night upon our return from a week in Scotland. Booked a family room which was described as having 1 double and 2 single beds.However, on arrival were given keys to a dingy chalet type room in a separate building at the back of the hotel with 1 double and bunk beds squeezed in. The paint was yellowing,... More

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We arrived late, but the receptionist had phoned us earier & arranged access. We were in one of the motel type rooms at the back. It was pleasantly decorated, & large enouigh for our needs. Good quality breakfast - did not eat an evening meal at the hotel., Room serviced daily. Excellent value !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A few of us stayed here for my wedding, the staff were brilliant and could not do enough to help, there is such a warm and friendly welcome and nothing was too much trouble. Excellent food, and they also own the pub on the corner and the food there too was superb.

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Address: Annan Road, Gretna DG16 5DN, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Gretna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Solway Lodge Hotel 3*
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Solway Hotel Gretna Green

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