We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

“Excellent meal again”

The Galloway Arms Hotel
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Crocketford
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
The Galloway Arms Hotel
Ranked #1 of 4 Crocketford B&B and Inns
Gatehouse of Fleet, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent meal again”
Reviewed November 1, 2013

I have already added a review but I felt I have to again. I organised a surprise 60th birthday meal for my mum on the 26 October for 21 people. I have to say everyone loved there meal. I had one of the best starters I have ever had. I would recommend anyone to go and you will not be disappointed. Thank you again all the staff at the Galloway Arms.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • Value
    • Sleep Quality
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank TheHappyOne76
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

106 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    58
    27
    8
    3
    10
See reviews for
38
33
Solo
0
2
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
  • Location
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (8)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Dalbeattie, Scotland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
45 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed October 30, 2013

Went here for a family meal, All I can say is Fantastic. When we arrived the bar was busy, so a member of staff found us a table as we were a large party. The Staff were very friendly and cannot do enough for you. We were given menu's and also shown the Specials board which I have to say was very extensive with fantastic local game. We each had 3 courses which all I can say were Excellent . We all will be back.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank Angela A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Ayr, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2013

We were a party of 15 - 6 adults and 9 children - who decided to drop in and dine here one Sunday. Most of the party had been here a couple of times before but for my husband and myself it was a first time. We were seated in a side lounge/bar big enough to seat us all and there was a separate sofa area. What a menu....2 to choose from and a specials board. The children were given menus with crayons that they could colour in with. The staff were extremely friendly (didn't get the waitress' name) and the food was served very quickly. No complaints from our table about the food - excellent. We were thoroughly impressed with the sweet presentation. Served on white plates with what looked like a pattern - in fact the pattern was edible, chocolate and fruit flavoured. Every pattern was different, a real work of art! I can find no fault at all and would certainly come back again. A friendly (and child friendly!) cosy little pub. Well done!!

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank KA47
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Dundee, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2013 via mobile

Just returned after a family visit for a birthday evening meal. And... the food and staff were absolutely superb! Catering was for 15 people and everything about the experience was really great! And I am really hard to please! If this is typical of a Tuesday evening's fare then lay on MacDuff!

Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
Helpful?
Thank Tom M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Liversedge, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
70 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2013 via mobile

We visted the restauraunt section and Ordered a roast dinner which came with chiplota sausage (what?) mash wasn't so nice and didn't appeal as one of my favourites of the dish. Roast & potatoes were ok but not as good as homemade. Came with Bacon aswell (another what?) bacon ok but covered in gravy was a bit wierd. Had dessert aswell but never actually stayed in the hotel.

  • Stayed October 2013
    • Location
    • Cleanliness
Helpful?
1 Thank JessLoves
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Dumfries, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2013

Mother in laws birthday, 14 of us eating 3 course meals with drinks in Bistro. If you are planning to eat here, go early, the Menu is failry big, then they bring out the "specials" board - its huge - it takes about 30 minutes to read it all, then 30 minutes to narrow your choice down to 2 or 3 - then the final decision...........we all had different starters, they were accompanied with freshly baked loafs of bread, very filling and tasty. The main meals were very filling - we had steaks, venison, chicken, fish, pasta - all were lovely - most couldnt face a desert because they were full, 2 of us managed.............their decorated plates delay the serving time but are well worth the wait. Service was quick, efficient and very friendly. the setting is "old world" but nice - fairly quiet for a Tuesday evening - just us 14 and another table of 6. Easy disabled access off car park and their disabled toilet is a good facility (need to ask the staff for directions) Lovely meals, drinks, coffees, beers wines - £30 a head, including tip - very nice, good value - lovely food

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
1 Thank George W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reading, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed September 23, 2013

En route Ayr to Dumphries and came across this purely by chance. Charming Australian served us with excellent bacon rolls, lovely scones and good tea and coffee. If you're passing do stop - it's well worth it!

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
    • Value
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank ethelandbasil
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Crocketford
16.5 mi away
The Selkirk Arms Hotel
The Selkirk Arms Hotel
#1 of 4 in Kirkcudbright
4.5 of 5 bubbles 460 reviews
1.1 mi away
The Inn on the Loch
The Inn on the Loch
#2 of 4 in Crocketford
4.0 of 5 bubbles 91 reviews
6.8 mi away
Dalbeattie Guest House
Dalbeattie Guest House
#4 of 5 in Dalbeattie
5.0 of 5 bubbles 6 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.9 mi away
Craigadam
Craigadam
#1 of 2 in Kirkpatrick Durham
4.5 of 5 bubbles 114 reviews
0.0 mi away
East Brae Cottage Bed & Breakfast
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to The Galloway Arms Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Galloway Arms Hotel

Property: The Galloway Arms Hotel
Address: Stranraer Road (A75), Crocketford DG2 8RA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Crocketford
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Crocketford
Number of rooms: 12

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing