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The Downshire Hotel

14 Main Street, Portpatrick DG9 8JJ, Scotland
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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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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and the mrs returned to the upstairs restuarant in the downshire hotel. We had stayed here 5 years ago when we first discovered the charms of Portpatrick. The restaurant has been given an overhaul and it looked great. Clean and warm, the lighting just right and the volume of the music spot on too. The menu comprises of typical... More 

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170 reviews 170 reviews
39 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Had a bar lunch and a couple of drinks after a 7 mile walk. Very good food and good beer served by a friendly waitress. There is a good selection of single malts too. A real fire too. What more do you want!

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75 reviews 75 reviews
46 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This is a barely average hotel in an excellent location. The mattresses in our room are long past overdue replacement. The restaurant needs staff with a bit more customer friendly training. (Breakfast staff were fine.). Breakfast itself was good. The three star rating is generous however and the price paid, £89 is too much for this standard of accommodation. The... More 

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We stayed here 2 nights stayed in apartments next too hotel they wer outstanding very nice their was 14 guys staying everyone enjoyed our stay the hotel staff were very friendly and the bar staff were also very nice too we played stranraer twice good course and we played dunskey too it was also a test off golf we have... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights last weekend, for my mates 50th. The hotel cost was great value for money, and included 2 rounds of golf. Rooms are basic but very clean and comfortable. The food , breakfast and dinner is top class, and plenty of it. The bar is well priced and very friendly, good entertainment. I think a... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Great welcome from staff and good food , friendly bar and welcoming locals. Nice to relax and have friendly staff and good food to enjoy .Lovely setting for a stroll around the harbour in this super location in Scotland....

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Hotel staff great, very friendly and efficient. Food first class and great value. Bar has great atmosphere with friendly staff and patrons. Port Patrick is beautiful. Rooms need a little TLC but would be happy to stay again as we had a great time.

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Auckland, New Zealand
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

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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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

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
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

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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Address: 14 Main Street, Portpatrick DG9 8JJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Portpatrick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 19
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