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Ecclefechan Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
High Street, Ecclefechan DG11 3DF, Scotland
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Ecclefechan Hotel
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Ranked #1 of 3 Ecclefechan B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at hotel as niece getting married at Gretna green. Hotel small and cosy, staff couldn't be more helpful and food lovely. A fire was lit in the small bar where we spend most of our stay just chatting. Breakfast was very good and plenty of it. Would go back to see hotel completely finished as renovation not quite finished.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose this hotel to look after my family for a couple of nights for the duration of our wedding and I am so glad we did. My family took every room in the hotel and were so well looked after they all want to go back. Joe and Mary were amazing with my family and my children loved them.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We stopped here for three nights between Christmas and New Year. Couldn't believe how friendly the locals in the bar were and how welcoming the hosts are. Joe in particular is a larger than life character who makes you feel like you are friends rather than paying guests! As noted in earlier comments the hotel is being renovated and the... More 

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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

When I stay in a hotel I look for a warm welcome, a comfortable room, good food and a decent bar and at the Ecclefechan hotel we found all this and more. Joe and Mary are charming hosts who make you feel like welcome guests rather than just paying customers. The hotel is an ongoing project / labour of love... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Simon and Sharon say that you will not get a better welcome anywhere, the family and staff make this an oasis that is a pleasure to visit, looking forward to returning in the future, Mary & Joe love you lots.

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Fittleworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We stayed for one night on our way back from the Isle of Skye heading to Sussex and we had a great night! The staff and owner were all really friendly and made you feel totally welcome. I had the best curry I've ever had! So yup, definitely recommend eating there. Our room was clean and nicely presented. The breakfast... More 

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Devon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

If by the weight of personality and the charm of the family who own and run the place you could create the ideal bolt hole from the real world then Mary, Joe and Steve would be the perfect providers. This somewhat odd ongoing project to create a great hotel is stunning. The friendliness is real, the bedrooms are amazing for... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

we called in just before last christmas, purely because of the name of the village and lo and behold, a pub so we had to check it out, would have been rude not to. The hotel could not have been more accommodating, from Joe's well kept ales to "mother's" pot of tea. We intend to go back to Ecclefechan just... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

loved this place good honest home cooked food and plenty of it ! the landlord was very nice and we all enjoyed our food and the price was good to !! and we would go back for a visit and a meal broadlea of robgill recomended this pub to us so glad they did

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Had a lovely overnight at this family run establishment.Steve was a very good host in the bar area. Booking in staff were very friendly. Joe was the Most genial of hosts at breakfast. The jokes were a tonic(nice guy too!!). "Mary", Joe`s Wife was also very pleasant to talk to. All in all a very pleasant stay. The refurbishments were... More 

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