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Huntingdon House Hotel

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful B&B. Friendly owners providing a superb breakfast. Good recommendation for an evening meal in Dumfries and detailed directions for onward journey (the scenic route). An excellent start to the holiday.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Terry was friendly and full of helpful suggestions on how to make the most of our trip. Breakfast was ready and waiting for us each morning. The beds could have been more comfortable, but the attention to detail and hospitality made this a good value.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel looks as if it is over one hundred years old but is kept immaculately clean by the proprietors Terry and Lynne who provide a warm welcome and make you feel right at home. The town of Dumfries is a bit tired and run down and the Huntingdon House is up there with the best to offer. The lounge... More 

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been travelling and staying in Dumfries for many years, and this hotel is by far the best. The warmest of welcomes, super rooms, lovely small touches, fantastic breakfast, I honestly could not fault anything. Lynne and Terry have got it right! I felt I was home from home - thank you so much for having us. I would... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Top spot for all outdoor activities, super friendly, Terry and Lynn certainly make you welcome with a smile, joke, and super sense of humour, no request is too much. On top of that the food, breakfast, also eat in (Indian or Chinese) at their well stocked bar is fab! Rooms are great, value for money right in Dumfries, if you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for one night en route to Oban, very warm welcome showing us were to park our bikes in lockable compound adjacent to the main building. Rooms are very well presented with everything catered for right down to fluffy robes, breakfast was very nice with good quality ingredients tea and coffee in abundance, the hotel is quite central with... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

If your a motor biker then definitely stay here, they have an area for bikes that is secure. Terry and Lynn are bikers themselves so we were made to feel very welcome, the hotel and rooms are lovely, there's a bar which is always a bonus and his knowledge of the local and surrounding area was very useful, the breakfast... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

My cousin and I arrived from US very tired early afternoon. They were very accommodIng. Lucky the room was close to ready but even if not they would have stored our luggage until later. Offered helpful driving and walking advice. Off-street parking is awesome and spacious. Dumfries area is beautiful.

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Thank Teris1958
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Stay here fair regularly when I'm up in Dumfries. Feels like a home away from home. The owners are extremely nice and down-to-earth, they'd do anything for you. Not being able to get dinner here is a slight disadvantage to the places I'd usually stay, but they'll certainly point you in the right direction.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

My wife and I stopped for a couple of nights as we took part in Tough Mudder. The welcome from Lynn and Terry was very friendly which set the tone for the whole weekend. Great place to stay. Room was great, well equipped and had a nice comfy bed. Breakfasts were excellent. We will be back next year!.

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1863 by Jean Aitkin Carlyle (Thomas Carlyle`s sister), this large sandstone house offers the ideal location to discover the delights of south west Scotland. A friendly and courteous service awaits you, making it the ideal place to visit Scotland. The house has been completely refurbished and benefits from double glazing, central heating, free Wi-Fi and a large car park. The entire hotel is strictly non-smoking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Huntingdon House Hotel

Address: 18 St. Marys Street, Dumfries DG1 1LZ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Dumfries
Price Range: $93 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Huntingdon House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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