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Ford Bank Country House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Potato Mill Road, Wigtown DG8 9BT , Scotland
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Ranked #6 of 8 Wigtown B&B and Inns
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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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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The charming old house reminded us of sceneries in Agatha Christie or gothic movies, in particular the wonderful lounge. Scott was a great host offering much extra service which made it not only a lovely place but also a great deal: a variety of free drinks and fruit, a great breakfast including free newspaper and much concern for individual wishes.... More

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here 21st of June on a short break, we were impressed by the old house on arrival and Scott the owner was very inviting we were offered fruit, water and beer from the fridge anytime we wanted which was at no extra cost. The room was very impressive a Jacuzzi bath big enough for two and also a large... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I spent one night here and was totally impressed by not only the grand old house itself, but the quality of the rooms, the decor, the excellent breakfast and also the friendliness of Scott, the owner. I had a choice of rooms as they were not particularly busy when I stayed and ended up in Room 2, which is located... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Just got home from having a wonderful three days at the Fordbank. Got told about this place by our friends who stayed a few times last year. I don't usually do reviews but we were so chuffed with the place, it only deserves one. A good write up. The room we had was very spacious and clean. When we got... More

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Scotland/Portugal
Top Contributor
126 reviews 126 reviews
9 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Unfortunately, this hotel is up for sale yet again and it shows in the service. Over an over it is sold, so there is no continuity. It is such a shame that this hotel does not seem able to make a go of it, even though it is in such a good spot - close to the river Bladnoch and... More

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Ellesmere, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Stopped over for 1 night on our way back from further up north. Scott was very helpful, letting us know where to go for food and showing us to our rooms(which we had the pick of as we were the only ones on that night!) lovely rooms, very comfortable beds, our little one thoroughly enjoyed the spa bath in room... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Very warm and relaxed. Perfect for 5 busy blokes enjoying long days out in the field. Enjoyed a great Breakfast on our arrival, and freedom to come back at 03:30 next morning after a long day finished with 6 charlies to the lamp.

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Booked two stalks one evening and one morning so late back after evening stalk and out before sunrise ,Scott gave me keys to come and go as i pleased FREE drink on my return after shoot to either celebrate or drown your sorrows, me i was celebrating my first stalk ever and my first Buck . So many thanks to... More

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Bradford, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

lovely hotel in a great place scott the manager is very helpfull although the hotel does not do food the breakfast was lovely we had a meal in the bladnock inn a short walk from the hotel hope to visit the hotel again

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Scotland/Portugal
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126 reviews 126 reviews
9 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

This country hotel is open again under new management, after being for sale for some time. Price per night per person B&B at £27.50 is reasonable and the situation is quiet although right by the road. It no longer does meals, but it is within walking distance of the Bladenoch Inn. Also within walking distance of the Bladenoch brewery and... More

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Address: Potato Mill Road, Wigtown DG8 9BT , Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Wigtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ford Bank Country House Hotel 3*
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