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The Blue Peter Hotel

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23 Main Street | Kirkcolm, Stranraer DG9 0NL, Scotland
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The Blue Peter Hotel
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We have eaten 3 meals from Blue Peter during our stay at the nearby Corsewall Estate. Fish and chips twice - very good but am posting because the meal which 5 of us ate in at the Hotel was fantastic - home cooked, good large meals, quality of meat was excellent, all beautifully cooked, and inexpensive - the best meal... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We spent three nights in hotel, excellent home cooked food and good ale, owners and staff were also excellent. A good base for exploring the Dumfries and Galloway area, the locals were also friendly and we had a god time at the quiz night. The only reason for not giving five stars is because of the size of the on-suite,... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We were travelling to belfast, and stopped en route and also on the leg back. We arrived on a Monday when the hotel was closed and late also. We were ushered in, offered food, the landlord, Alan, even opened the bar! Was above and beyond all I expected, travelling back , we arrived late and Alan's wife (I forget your... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

Beds clean rooms cold and damp and needs updated owners are friendly enough breakfast average would not stay here again it was cheap enough maybe you only get what you pay for its under new owners it may take time

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Ardrossan, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

28th June - spent two nights at the Blue Peter Hotel and could not fault it. Good welcome, good cider and Real Ale! The food was first class, especially the hand cut chips! Only disappointment was that by the time we had ordered on the Saturday night they had run out of giant scotch eggs which looked amazing (need to... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Lovely lunch @ blue Peter staff helpful & cheerful as usual sat in their beer garden weather lovely the new owners are still doing improvements to this hotel work in progress, music was a nice touch in the background, this is the only pub in this village & the new owners are trying their best for the locals, keep up... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Just had a weekend in the Blue Peter Hotel, we came to Kirkcolm to scatter my step father's ashes in the Glen. Everyone at the Blue Peter looked after us brilliantly, nothing was to much trouble, they were all very caring and supportive. The Blue Peter Hotel is situated in a lovely little village and I will be back again... More 

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Stranraer, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
30 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

It's not all change in the Blue Peter, still has good real ale, still does good pub grub that is cheap as chips. Ian and Ruth are gone but the new owners are working hard to make a good pub better. We enjoyed chicken and chips and vegetarian lasagne, both were excellent, huge portions and value for money. The three... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

The hotel changed hands at the right time as it was going down hill and even local residents had stopped attending. New owners have brought ideas, but in a group of 12 of us, all locals, returning to the pub for a meal and some drinks, all booked well in advance, the overall opinion was poor. Some people had eaten... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

We arrived on Fri 22nd March in the midst of a blizzard. The hospitality that we received was outstanding. The owners accommodated any requests we made. Due to the adverse weather conditions we were unable to leave the hotel til late in the afternoon. The hotel provided us with a fantastic breakfast (and lunch at no extra cost) all served... More 

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Address: 23 Main Street | Kirkcolm, Stranraer DG9 0NL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Stranraer
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
The Blue Peter Hotel Stranraer, Scotland

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