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Townhead Hotel

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Townhead Street, Lockerbie DG11 2AG, Scotland
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

First time I have been for a meal. Had a lovely meal and have already recommended it to friends, will definitely be back soon. Large menu with a good selection to cover everybody's taste. Service was extremely good and very friendly.

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Norwich
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22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

from the outside this hotel looks traditional but the decor inside is a surprise, tastefully chic. we had a family celebration meal, I can recommend bar and restaurant, there is a good menu choice,food pleasantly presented staff where very efficient, friendly and very helpful,especially with hiding the surprise birthday cake, bringing it to the table at the pre-arranged time, suppling... More 

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2 Thank 186342Jan
Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for your lovely words. We have had so many compliments on the decor of the hotel inside, which is always great to hear. It is always great to be able to make sure that our customers parties go to plan, and especially when it is a surprise one, and I am glad to read that... More 

Dalbeattie, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

well i decided to visit here again for lunch and being few days before christmas i opted for the festive menu the selection as always was varied with very good selection .have eaten here times before so know that there is a high standard every time the meals arrived and the portions are very generous and value is very good... More 

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2 Thank john r g
Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear John Lovely to see you again here at the Townhead Hotel, and it is as always great to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us. Please feel free to drop in with us again soon. Best Wishes Stephen More 

Lockerbie, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just home from a lovely meal, where the staff were very friendly, polite, especially the two waitresses, Cailin ,Leanne and the waiter Declan, who were all very busy but insured that the service was of a high standard. Our meals were delicious, so thanks also to the chefs. Overall a very friendly and warm welcoming place to go for a... More 

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3 Thank Alison V V
Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

What a lovely few words!! My staff love it when they get a wee mention on here from our customers, as it gives them a lovely boost in knowing that they have carried out their job to the best they can. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you all again. Regards Stephen & Team More 

Pentre Halkyn, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would love to stay here again, the staff are friendly food is great and rooms are spotless. During my stay over new year I took ill and ended up in hospital therefore leaving my sister and friend stuck in Scotland for an extra night. Steve and the staff were very kind and let them stay another night to which... More 

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3 Thank dragonfly2016
Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi guys, What a pleasure it was to have you all here for our New Year celebrations. It was unfortunate that you ended up in the care of the hospital, but it was my sincere pleasure to have been able to have afforded your friends the extra nights stay here, as sometimes these things happen. Our hope is that now... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

We stayed here for a weekend while our son played in a competition at the ice rink. We were welcomed on arrival by Stephen who informed us that some of our group had already arrived. He showed us to our room gave us information about breakfast and also told us we would have to book a table for dinner if... More 

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4 Thank Alison C
Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your time with us. It is always nice to be able to feel relaxed and feel that you are part of the family we have here at the Townhead Hotel. My staff enjoyed having you and the rest of your group staying with us, and our hope... More 

Lockerbie, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

my partner and I were heading home from down south and decided to have and extra overnight on the way back so we called the Townhead Hotel on the chance they would have a room for the night which they did. all we can say is that it was an excellent experience and we were made to feel so welcome... More 

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2 Thank Sharon L
Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Sharon, Thanks so much for your lovely words. It is always our aim to make sure our guests are well looked after, and it was our pleasure to have been able to have made your stay with us a pleasant one. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Best Wishes Stephen & Team More 

Lancaster, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

We have used this hotel on several occasions to meet up with our son who lives in Sterling, Scotland. We live in The Yorkshire Dales so this is an ideal meeting point. We have been greeted with a really warm welcome on every occasion by all the staff there. Although we have never stayed there we have always eaten either... More 

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Guys, Thank you so much for the lovely words. We hope you will continue to use us for your meeting place, and it is always a pleasure to see yous. Regards Stephen More 

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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

I have lived in Lockerbie for many years, so don't often eat in local establishments, but as family were visiting we went out for our meal. The reputation of the Townhead wasn't always great, but it was renovated a couple of years ago and I'd heard some good things. Our meal was a revelation! The restaurant and bar have been... More 

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you so very much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review after your meal with us here at the Townhead Hotel. The hotel has always been my "project" for a better word, and since buying it, it has been my aim to develop it into something special where people can come and relax... More 

Appleby-in-Westmorland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

Such a supprise find in Lockerbie. All good and no negatives. Yum food, so nice defo be back. Moden and contempory atmosphere. With mood lighting and a comfortable enviroment. Monern and clean, nice themes. We had steak oie, scampi and fish, all good size portions, and well cooked, empty plates all round. Good choices menu, good honest cooking. Loved it,... More 

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you so very much for your kind words. We are so glad that you enjoyed your dining with us, and we will look forward to seeing you all again in the near future. Regards and Happy Christmas Stephen & Team More 

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