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Reviewed 19 November 2014

We stayed in November and it was brilliant. The staff couldn't have done more to help us they were all lovely. The man on the counter who checked us in was the most pleasant man! He helped us with directions around the city and even...More

Thank AlexGibson93
Response from Robsthomson, General Manager at Black IvyResponded 22 November 2014

Good evening, Thank you for taking the time to post your experiences with us - it was a pleasure meeting you both and although we can't control the weather we always have a brolly to hand (thanks for getting it back to me)! With our...More

Reviewed 19 November 2014

Stopped in here on Sat for a quick bite to eat. We asked if we could have something to eat and the barman said yes, take a seat. We sat for a wee while and other tables who came after us were served. Went to...More

Thank JInkyPoppys
Response from Robsthomson, General Manager at Black IvyResponded 22 November 2014

Good evening, Thank you for your review - naturally I am very disappointed to read that we did not deliver on service in the bar. It is very rare for me to respond to poor feedback on service issues and I hope that after the...More

Reviewed 13 November 2014

Enjoyed our stay here, room was big, warm and comfy. The staff were friendly and you get a good breakfast. Wasn't too pricey in my opinion,and the location was ideal. There's probably a wee bit of room for improvement, although it wasn't noisy the doors...More

Thank Jodi M
Response from Robsthomson, General Manager at Black IvyResponded 22 November 2014

Good evening, Thank you very much for your review of The Links Hotel. I am very pleased to read that you enjoyed so many positives during your stay - we are working at making a number of improvements and this level of feedback is invaluable...More

Reviewed 31 October 2014

Booked a one night stay at this hotel. Accommodation was excellent in our spacious family room. Breakfast was fab but the best thing about this hotel was the staff. Nothing was too much trouble. Very friendly.More

Thank Sarah T
Response from Robsthomson, General Manager at Black IvyResponded 4 November 2014

Good afternoon, Thank you very much for your review. I am delighted you enjoyed many aspects of your stay - the family rooms consistently surprise guests with the facilities and space they offer and I am pleased you managed to enjoy our breakfast and staff...More

Reviewed 27 October 2014

A small but friendly hotel lead by manager Robin and a great staff team. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff throughout our stay. The hotel is very tastefully decorated, modern with a twist. Bedrooms and bathrooms are also first class. I would have...More

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Response from Robsthomson, General Manager at Black IvyResponded 4 November 2014

Good afternoon, Thank you for your review - it was a pleasure looking after you all before and during your stay for what I am sure was a very poignant but happy occasion. We very much look forward to welcoming you back soon. With very...More

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