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The Downshire Hotel

14 Main Street, Portpatrick DG9 8JJ, Scotland
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Ranked #4 of 4 hotels in Portpatrick
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Southern_Belle101 Auckland, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Most uncomfortable bed I have ever slept in. Hard thin mattress and spring poking me during the night. Room was clean but smelt musty. Good breakfast but overall would not recommend as value for money.

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Irvine, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Food was plentiful and well cooked and very tasty,d.bb was well worth the money,the staff were great and so helpful n hard working,but come on the owner a bottle of Carex hand wash not very acceptable as the only toiletries in the bathroom,please a wee bit more luxury ,will go back

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this hotel for few drinks and stayed for a meal which was tasty and brilliant with good size portions. Prices for meals excellent value for money. Would recommend to anyone. Staff very friendly and efficient.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Myself and three other colleagues have just spent three fantastic days based at the Downshire Hotel on a golf break. Jenny booked all our tee times at three standout courses - Dunskey, Portpatrick; Wigtownshire and Stranraer. Paul, the owner, along with all of his staff made us extremely welcome and made sure our stay was enjoyable - which included the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

After a long day in the area on business I was looking forward to a good nights sleep in a confortable bed. Unfortunately this was not to be. Room was on the top floor of the hotel with no lift available and staff did not offer to help with cases. Room had unconfortable bed with plasticy mattress and smelt of... More

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in to have a drink and ended up staying for several hours with the owner. We had a great first night in Scotland due to their hospitality. The food was really excellent and the staff was very friendly. Didn't stay at the hotel, but had a wonderful time at the pub!

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

The bar was open til 1am! Noisy people outside smoking below our room til 1 am Food was good, breakfast fine. Room 6 - no shower, just a bath. Room very old and smelled of damp. Would not recommend it!

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Portholidayhomes, Owner at The Downshire Hotel, responded to this review

We can only apologise but this is a holiday village and we clearly advertise on website and facebook that we have live music at weekends we cannot control the noise from outside this is a public road and people are coming and going from various places in the village. We really do try to control the noise level in our... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Couldn't have asked for a nicer place to stay. Clean,very modern. Stayed in the hotel before but found this was more suitable for families and even better the dog could stay too! Would definitely recommend.

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Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Spent a few holidays at the adjoing holiday lets owned by the Downshire - Portpatrick Holiday Homes! Absolutely first class. Everything you could need in the home for a mini break or a week long holiday. Very clean and spacious! The Downshire Pub is cracking - a lovely traditional pub, roaring fire, great range of food and drinks and lovely... More

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bangkok
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We spent a cold 1st November evening in this place and were welcomed at the bar by the owner and locals. With the tourist season over, there were no other visitors in sight. We were overwhelmed by the warm hospitality and generosity and spent perhaps our best evening of our 5 day tour in this place. Had we known, we'd... More

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Address: 14 Main Street, Portpatrick DG9 8JJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Portpatrick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Amenities

Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
Number of rooms
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