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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2014

We had stayed at Alexander House about 3 years ago and found it very satisfactory. We stayed again on about 6th September, and found it equally satisfactory: very clean - and equally friendly with a wonderful breakfast. Will certainly stay there again!

3Thank RobinandHeather
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2014

We stayed 2 nights in September for our wedding in Gretna Green and had the most perfect time from the minute we arrived to the minute we left. Alexander House is easy to find from the motorway and is just a short walk to both the village of Gretna and Gretna Green (and also the retail outlet park, though we...

2Thank RandM1109
Basildon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2014

Had a lovely stay. Steve & Kath made us feel very welcome. Rooms are of high standard, comfy, clean and exceptional value for money. Breakfast very good - full cooked breakfast, toast, cereals, fresh fruit, yogurt, fruit juice, tea, coffee. Breakfast room bright and well decorated. B & B literally 2 minutes walk from Gretna Green Train Station. I would...

2Thank Sharon W
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2014

We spent just one night at Alexander house Bed & Breakfast and wished we had booked for longer. Cath and Steve made us feel so welcome to there beautiful home. The location was very convenient as we were going out in Carlisle for the evening, just a short drive down the M6. The bedroom with its own bathroom was beautifully...

Thank RyanH78
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We stayed for 1 night whilst visiting Gretna. The location was excellent and very close to all attractions. The room was very small but had everything you required. The hosts were very welcoming and friendly. Breakfast was all cooked well.

Thank lou1088
Hayling Island, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Arrived later than expected after a harrowing journey from Hayling Island. We received a warm welcome when we finally arrived, before hurrying down to the local hostelry for a bite to eat. The room, although small, was very clean and the bed comfortable. The breakfast was superb - would recommend the smoked salmon and scrambled egg! We used Alexander House...

1Thank Annette E
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

Arrived mid-evening and got helped with parking my motorbike before being shown to a pre-booked, comfortable double room. After a very good nights sleep, breakfast was served in a cosy, wee dining room with cereal and delicious cooked breakfast available. A reasonable rate for an excellent overnight stay with single occupancy rates available. I would definitely recommend this B&B to...

1Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Friendly, clean and excellent. Really good breakfast. Looked after a group of tired cyclists well, even cleaned our kit. When we arrived they came to the door with a bottle of water each which was life saving. Just a great place.

1Thank Gethmundo
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Great again, spotless, great hosts and the Breakfast is fantastic really set us up for or Motorbike ride to the Highlands. We'll be back again. Thank you................................................

2Thank Andrew L
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2014

I could not fault this hotel at all, spotlessly clean, excellent breakfast, great hosts, good location, everything you could want for a short break, very handy for Gretna gateway outlet village. Cath recommended where to eat/drink which was very helpful. Would go again without hesitation.

1Thank Caroline B

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Excellent Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in the heart of Gretna Green, four ground floor bedrooms, all en-suite with shower. Three Double rooms, one twin/kingsize, single rates also available. Free, off road private parking. All rooms have Freeview, Flatscreen Colour TV, Tea & Coffee Tray, Hairdrier, Radio. Free WIFI throughout the house. Breakfast to suit all tastes, served in our quirky, garden view dining room. Choose from Full English, Full Scottish, Vegetarian or Smoked Salmon & Scrambled Eggs. Packed breakfast & Packed lunches also available by prior arrangement. We also have our own taxi service which you can book in advance for your wedding party, station or airport pick up/drop off, or a day trip out around the area - priority for our guests is given.Good base to tour from into the Lakes or Hadrians Wall or further into Dumfries & Galloway. We are close to all the wedding venues and larger hotels, churches and Blacksmiths Shop, Gretna Gateway Outlet Shopping Village and Gretna Green Railway Station. ... more   less 

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Address: Alexander House Glasgow Road, Gretna Green DG16 5DU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Gretna Green
Price Range: $98 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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