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The Thistle Inn

47 Dalrymple Street, Stranraer DG9 7EY, Scotland
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Ranked #21 of 28 Stranraer B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was fine until the cleaner had her way. We asked for breakfast at 8.30 after our first night because my grandson wanted to go out early. When we went at 8.30 the cleaner fired up and lied saying we had said 9am. This upset my grandson who has mental issues and he had no breakfast. His mental state was... More

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24 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From first arriving at the place to the minute I left, the staff were so helpful. The room was cozy with twin beds. There is also a on-suite with a walk-in shower. Would also provide good access for wheelchair users. Breakfast was served in the main building and was a good cooked breakfast with a self-serve juice, toast, cereal, tea... More

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Paisley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night while visiting friends. Staff were lovely and friendly with tea coffee bottled water etc Room was spotless. Loved the independence of having a chalet which meant you could come and go as you pleased. Lovely cooked breakfast in the morning. Great value. Would definately go back

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

stayed here 2 nights while down for family party , rooms was clean and tidy staff lovely nothing was a problem, very central to town centre . we had own key to chalet so we went back and forward anytime ,,

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28 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

We stayed at the Thistle for four nights as we were working in the area. We had three of the rooms. all the rooms were clean and comfortable with quite small en-suite facilities. The only downside in the rooms was that my laptop screen was bigger than the t.v. in the room. There is also free wi-f.i in the room.... More

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16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Booked this room for a one night stay in Stranraer. Chose it after reviewing trip advisor and noticing that you got your own key to access the 'chalet'....this meant that I could return when I wanted which was perfect. Check-in basically involves knocking the attached family bungalow door and getting your key. The chalet had a double bed and a... More

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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

I was lucky as booked last minute and after a 10 hour drive arrived and waited 2 hours to get a member of staff to answer no body in the building or the run down pub or adjoining buildings lucky escape Rang booking.com requiring a refund but was only described as being either in the wrong place or I was... More

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Inverness, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Stayed for two nights, thanks Sandra for a great stay, we were the boys from Inverness. Yes this place is basic but you are made to feel welcome and it had a relaxing environment. We had a great time at the bar and the karaoke was a hoot. Sandra you cant please everyone and I assure you we will be... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013 via mobile

If you value your personal health and hygiene do not stay at this "hotel"... Just woke up after one nights stay in a cold mouldy room which looked like it had'nt been decorated since 1979, slept fully clothed on the top of the bed because i did'nt want to take my chances between the dirty sheets and still managed to... More

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derby, England
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Went to the thistle for short stay while visiting for a family reunion and football match after reading some reviews I went with an open mind - firstly the chalet style rooms maybe are not designer decorated but clean and comfortable they are my brother and friend all stayed there with no complaints - staff friendly breakfast was ideal cereal... More

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Address: 47 Dalrymple Street, Stranraer DG9 7EY, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Stranraer
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Ranked #21 of 28 B&Bs / Inns in Stranraer
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