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The Merchants House

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Main Street, Cairnryan DG9 8QX, Scotland
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

Stayed at the merchants house what a pleasure it was, the hosts were exellent fiona and alan the room was clean, and the food was to a high standard breakfast was grilled as opposed fried. would not hesitate to stay again

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Sydney, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Very welcoming hosts, great meal very reasonably priced. Greatvporridge for breakfast. Stayed in triple room, very comfy & warm beds. Good shower. Very convienment to ferry, organised taxis to take us to ferry. Hosts very welcoming.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

A good choice: convenient to the ferry, charming, comfortable, clean, historic - built in 1702, as was the whole village to accommodate the workers on the beautiful parklike (descendents of Braveheart!) Wallace estate that is just down the street. Dinner and breakfast were delicious; Fiona and Alan are excellent hosts. This inn is highly recommended.

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Birmingham UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We had to make a late booking in order to deal with an adjusted ferry schedule. As a consequence we got the last available room, which is the only "non ensuite", although you get exclusive use of the bathroom across the hall. First point of praise is the care and attention shown by Fiona and Alan. Fiona personally went to... More 

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Dromore, Co Tyrone
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Visited scotland for a few days from NI and with the ferry arriving late in the evening decided to stay local and travel up to the highlands in daylight. Booked two spotless rooms overlooking the sea at the merchants house. Arrived late had a few drinks in a nice cosey bar with open logged fire, what more could you want.Opened... More 

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119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

Stayed for one night (02/12/12) in this fantastic House prior to a morning ferry to Belfast. We arrived about 6pm and sat with our hosts Fiona and Allan infront of a lovely log fire (enjoying a drink)while we decided what to have for dinner. Delicious home made soup with crusty bread and fantastic battered haddock ( Fiona admitted she puts... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

We only spent one night here which was perfect, we were late getting there due to the weather and they were very accomodating. The room was basic but very nice and clean. Breakfast was perfect, huge. When we were leaving the battery on our bike was dead and they assisted us by giving us a jump start. Would we stay... More 

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Dallas, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

The owners, Fiona and Alan were extremely great hosts. They take great care in taking care of their quests. They even packed breakfast for my two adult kids so they would have food on the ferry. Thanks.

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Carluke, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

Booked the hotel for a Saturday night stay to visit the Royal Botanic Gardens in Logan. We had a very nice drive from our home via Galloway Park and arrived a bit early and drove around a bit till the opening time of 4 PM. Parking is easy at the front and the hotel is at quite a busy road... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

Called up the day before to book as we were taking the ferry to Ireland. Arrived late but they still welcomed us with a toastie and fries,yummy. Also managed a couple of pints in the wee bar. Ideal location for the ferries. Also made us a packed brekky as we were up too early to catch ferry. Will defo stay... More 

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Address: Main Street, Cairnryan DG9 8QX, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Cairnryan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
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The Merchants House Cairnryan, Scotland

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