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Rickwood House Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
Heugh Road, Portpatrick DG9 8TD, Scotland
Rickwood House Hotel
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lockerbie, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
17 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here on 15/16 May 2015, and can't speak too highly of The Rickwood Hotel. It is friendly, spotlessly clean and very comfortable accommodation and the breakfast was lovely. There's not much more I can say about this place as it's just perfect and we thoroughly enjoyed our short stay.

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fredfindlay, Owner at Rickwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Rickwood and that we hope you will return one day best wishes Fred & Maggie More 

Kendal, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just spent three nights at Rickwood House Hotel. In my book, you couldn't get much better. Owners Maggie and Fred made us feel very welcome indeed. Tops for personal efficient service, food quality and spotless accommodation.

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Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you will return one day. best wishes Fred & Maggie More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

From the very warm welcome to the new addition of the hot tub, we had a fabulous stay with Maggie & Fred. Rooms spotless & comfy with great views of the Irish Sea & village. Great breakfast in morning to start the day & conservatory relaxing place for a quiet few moments. Nowhere too far in village for a wee... More 

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fredfindlay, Owner at Rickwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and also our area. Hope to see you again some time Best wishes Maggie & Fred More 

Lancaster, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just been to the best B and B in the UK nothing could be done to improve this guest house, it has a lovely feel from the minute you walk in the door as you are made so welcome by Maggie and Fred . We were there with friends who having been going for years it was our... More 

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fredfindlay, Owner at Rickwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review - WOW! You certainly have given us something to live up to! So glad you enjoyed our new hot tub and we hope that your first visit won`t be your last! best wishes Fred& Maggie More 

glasgow
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81 reviews 81 reviews
25 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again we had a lovely stay at Rickwood House. Different room this time, room 2, large bedroom and very large shower room, very quiet and what I am particularly keen on is everything is so incredibly clean, nothing is missed. As I said in a previous review good location, short walk into town and nice view from the house... More 

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fredfindlay, Owner at Rickwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay in room 2 and we hope you will return some time and maybe try our hot tub! best wishes Fred & Maggie More 

Ayrshire
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful stay, booked last minute and hosts couldn't have been more helpful. Our room (no. 1) was spotless, with a lovely sea view. The shortbread lived up to the hype - our little boy was a huge fan! And an after dinner dip in the hot tub was the perfect way to round off our evening. Next time I would... More 

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fredfindlay, Owner at Rickwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, our hot tub and exploring our area. We are very sorry you were disturbed by another guest- as you know, we are situated in a very quiet location and the vast majority of our guests take care to be quiet if returning late... More 

Olney, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a fab stay. Fred & Maggie gave us a very warm welcome. The hotel is very comfortable and well looked after. You will be welcomed into a very relaxed atmosphere which was very enjoyable. A hottub to soak in after a hard day of looking at wedding venues. The room was very clean and a comfy bed. Freshly cooked... More 

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fredfindlay, Owner at Rickwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review. We are so glad you all enjoyed your stay with us. We hope that the wedding plans are going well and that we will see you again one day best wishes Fred & Maggie More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Yet another fantastic time with Maggie & Fred in the Rockwood. 11 of us this year and we were made to feel at home as ever. We all agree on how well appointed the rooms are and how comfy the bed are. Maggie turns out a delicious breakfast every morning and we all love the daily 'specials - black pudding,... More 

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fredfindlay, Owner at Rickwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review. Maggie and I are so glad that you and your family & friends enjoyed your stay with us. We now have our hot tub up and running so you may want to try it out next time Thanks again Fred & Maggie More 

Paisley, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I had an overnight stay at Rickwood House Hotel and it was a truly memorable experience. All other hotels should take note - this is how it should be done! Upon arrival I was given a warm welcome by the owners, Fred and Maggie - it's always re-assuring when things get off to a good start - and I was... More 

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights, Comfortable and cosy spacious room. Just what you need to have a relaxing break in a Scottish harbour village. 3 minutes walk from the harbour up the hill but well worth the walk. Fred and Maggie are fantastic hosts and have all the local knowledge to make your stay more enjoyable. Really nice breakfast with extras.... More 

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