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Glaisnock House

20 South Main Street, Wigtown DG8 9EH, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms and bed were great, bathroom new and clean but very small, room itself was spacious, with good amenities, rooms are all upstairs with big windows looking out on to the back courtyard or the square across the road. Was nice and peaceful, and a lovely cooked breakfast. Had no problems at all with Wifi. Recommended accommodation as you tour... More 

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Washington, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This guest house was superbly located in the centre of Wigtown with plenty of free parking just outside. The rooms were spacious, comfortable and clean with on suit facilities that were an excellent use of space. What really made his B+B special was the welcome we received from the hosts and all of the other staff who work in the... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

We were warmly welcolmed to this B&B and instantly felt at home. The room was just what we needed- spotlessly clean, a kettle for a cuppa, TV, chairs for resting in the evening, plenty of storage and even a hot water bottle to keep warm at night! The bathroom was a little small and outdated but it did the job!... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
16 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Spent a night here recently, really enjoyed it, room was clean and spacious, Carl and his partner are friendly and well loved by the locals, breakfast was tasty. There are books everywhere-turned out Wigtown is a book town. Highly recommended.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I recently stayed with my partner at the Glaisnock Guest House for 3 nights. Carl and Stephanie were extremely welcoming and friendly, with nothing ever being too much trouble for them. Both Carl and Stephanie were very knowledgeable about the area and were full of honest suggestions for days and evenings out. Breakfast was delicious and always served with a... More 

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Falkirk District, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We were looking for a central location to explore the bookstores in this lovely, historic town. The location was perfect, just opposite the beautiful square with lots of free, conveniently located parking. We found superb hospitality with Stephanie and Carl--nothing was too much trouble. We had dinner both nights of our stay at the Glaisnock. Stephanie did the 'cheffing' and... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I really enjoyed staying at the Glaisnock Guest House for our second visit to Wigtown. The owners are really friendly and helpful and they were keen to ensure that we had everything we needed. The breakfast was delicious and cooked to our specifications. The room was basic but comfortable. There was plenty of room and we felt at ease in... More 

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Cawdor, Nairnshire
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Very comfortable and welcoming guest house in historic small town famous for a wide range of book shops. Glaisnock is unpretentious and simply furnished but offers genuine hospitality. Lunch and dinner are available and are very good value. Check out Carl & Stephanie's own book collection - some real bargains.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Lovely stay in friendly and helpful Glaisnock house. Very good and adaptable catering (vegetarian/vegan) Great location opposite the square with easy and convenient parking. Perfect place to explore lovely Wigtown and Galloway.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Stayed here for one night in a twin room. We found it to be a lovely B&B in the very centre of the all the bookshops in Wigtown town square. The en-suite was a little small and decor a bit tired but very clean and friendly owner. The breakfast was great and we had a very good sleep. A lovely... More 

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