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    Balcary Bay Country House Hotel

    Balcary House Shore Road, Auchencairn DG7 1QZ, Scotland
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    Traveller (74)
    Room & Suite (25)
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    • Excellent70%
    • Very good17%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    “solway firth” (24 reviews)
    “superb food” (11 reviews)
    “bay view” (5 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    101 - 105 of 376 reviews

    Reviewed 16 February 2016

    We went with friends for a meal we arrived at 12.30, there was no other customers at this time, but filled up later . There was a good choice of meals at a fair price. The service was good, and the area VERY clean, The...More

    Thank Bill H
    Reviewed 25 January 2016

    Enjoyed a short break at the Balcary Bay back in August 15. Couldn't fine fault apart from a creaking floor board or two in the corridor! Friendly attentive staff, Excellent food and superb position on the beach in a very quiet location. Had a bedroom...More

    1  Thank Richie-A
    Reviewed 10 January 2016

    Comments about this property This lovely country house hotel provided a flawless standard of professionalism with warmth and careful attention to detail. From the welcome when we arrived, the personal letter of welcome from Mr Lamb, to the restaurant and efficient service with a high...More

    1  Thank Pardoner
    Reviewed 20 December 2015

    This was our third stay at the hotel this year, which gives you some idea of how we rate the place. The proprietors certainly know how to run a hotel, which is why the numbers for occupancy rate and repeat guests are so high. The...More

    1  Thank Arthur T
    Reviewed 17 December 2015

    We stayed for 3 nights in august. the location and views are out of this world. but the food was excellent and we were made to feel really welcome. Not sure its ideal for kids, simply because our 9 year old was just about the...More

    1  Thank southernhobbits
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • USD 181 - USD 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Dumfries and Galloway >
    • Auchencairn
    • Also Known As
    • Balcary Bay Country Hotel ,
    • Hotel Balcary Bay Country
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    Traveller (74)
    Room & Suite (25)
    Dining (1)
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    Helen S
    6 November 2016|
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    Response from seashell51 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, dogs are welcome to stay with you in the rooms. We stayed here with our border terrier. in a garden view room. They even have dog bags in a dispenser in the grounds. A walk along the shore is a must. lots of interesting... More
    Kerry C
    16 August 2016|
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    Response from dmsc07900 | Reviewed this property |
    It is a lovely secluded bay, forest tracks as well as the gardens, stretch of beach at the back of the hotel, there is also a cliff walk that can be taken from the hotel, no doubt they could supply you with more information.
    17 May 2016|
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    Response from 717lilly | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it is .
    Room Tips
    "All rooms good but a bay view adds something extra."
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    "Room 10 gives you a superb view of the bay"
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    "Views over the bay from the sea side are very pleasant. There are 3 superior rooms on the ground floor on sea..."
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    "It is GREAT anywhere."
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