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The Selkirk Arms Hotel

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17 Bedroom 4 * town house hotel. Privately owned and operated. 2 Restaurants, 2 Bars and cosy lounges. Free Wi Fi throughout, all rooms en suite, all rooms now fully refurbished.Ideal base to discover SW Scotland. Walking, fishing, cycling, golf or just relaxing and enjoying our award winning cuisine using the best of local produce.
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

We booked to stay four nights at the Selkirk Hotel and were taken aback with how good it is. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful and gave us great ideas about places to visit in the area. The food was superb, ignore the staple...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Alun J
Response from ThewalkersScotland, General Manager at The Selkirk Arms HotelResponded 3 November 2018

Dear Alun J, Thank you for posting this wonderful view and for your kind words - it's always a great moral boost for all of the staff when our guests let us know that they had a super time: I have passed your words to...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

It was nice, we booked it at the last minute – they offered us the Garden room – sounded nice .. I did notice on the walk up to the hotel that there was a room above the hotel \ pub’s loos… .. and yes...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Elsie W
Response from ThewalkersScotland, General Manager at The Selkirk Arms HotelResponded 16 October 2018

Dear Elsie W, Goodness, quite a diatribe. Still, if you don’t tell us, we don’t know. I can see from your 549 reviews on Tripadvisor that you take your breaks seriously, as is fair and proper. My colleagues tell me that on check-out you did...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

My wife, baby daughter and I stayed here ,for a friends wedding, and it was simply superb. The staff couldn’t have been friendlier or more accommodating even when we came down for breakfast an hour early to feed our baby. Magda and everyone who was...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from ThewalkersScotland, General Manager at The Selkirk Arms HotelResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Steven F, Sincere thanks for your review. It was lovely to look after you all and accommodate Isla - I don't think she would have appreciated being asked to wait an hour - it's a long time when you're hungry. We're really pleased that...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Really enjoyed a 4-night stay here recently. Amazing staff, superb at their job, helpful and friendly, a joy to be with. Room very clean, comfortable and quiet, despite being only a couple of minutes from the town centre. Food excellent. Good choice, very tasty and...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Response from ThewalkersScotland, General Manager at The Selkirk Arms HotelResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Chris R, Kirkcudbright is relatively quiet and blessed with attractive wide streets and roads - a great setting for a break away from the norm. The hotel itself is an excellent base for the town with all of the main amenities and attractions a...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018

The Selkirk Arms may not impress from the street but it does once you are inside. it is a lovely hotel with comfortable and well furnished rooms. The staff is very friendly. They have 2 restaurants, one in the bar and one adjoining that is...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank yoeddie
Response from ThewalkersScotland, General Manager at The Selkirk Arms HotelResponded 30 September 2018

Dear yoeddie, The hotel building is 18th century on a lovely old part of the town and once inside, the property stretches back a lengthy distance, offering various snugs and bars for drinks and meals. Of our 17 bedrooms, 3 are in the garden annexe...More

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16 June 2018|
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Response from Kathleen G | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs allowed for small charge. Not allowed in dining area though.
1 April 2018|
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Response from helen m | Reviewed this property |
yes they certainly do..and the shampoo and conditioner are great!
15 January 2018|
Response from SOOZ2626 | Reviewed this property |
Nope - sorry - don't think so - it's not on the Isle of Man. Cheers Susan
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"Good rooms, welcoming staff and good food"
13 Sep. 2018
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"My parents were in one of the new cottage rooms in the garden - absolutely beautiful"
14 Aug. 2018
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"A couple of rear facing rooms have a fine prospect over the garden."
15 Jun. 2018
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"Stairs can be quite steep to top rooms Upper rooms are dormers in roof which iam told can get very warm..."
29 May 2018
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