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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our wedding here,and we had a wonderful time! The staff are excellent! Despite being obviously very busy all the staff are warm, friendly, professional and nothing is too much trouble, we asked for more milk and they gave us plenty. The hotel is spotless in the public areas and the room we had was lovely, complete with four...

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James B, General Manager at The Gables Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Caroline S, it was wonderful for us to be part of your special day and for it to go off without a hitch! I am glad that you enjoyed all aspects of your day and hope to see you return again soon. Kind Regards, James.

Edinburgh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We needed an overnight stay on a long drive back from Ireland and selected the Gables because it was accessible northbound and was around the same price as a Travelodge. I was so glad we did - way nicer, breakfast was included and we also had dinner in the bar. We didn't have time to explore the area but if...

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James B, General Manager at The Gables Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks Aileen G, for your review. I am glad that we were able to please you during your stopover on your drive. Hope that you will return and take the time to explore the area as there are some amazing things to see and do! Regards, James.

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overall it was good. Most of the staff were friendly & professional. Wedding planner & service were good. However, no prosecco or goodies in our room as advertised in the runaway bride package. The food was generally good but service was a mess- no explanation as to what we could have or what the drinks package was that we had...

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James B, General Manager at The Gables Hotel, responded to this review

Dear QueenArnold, I am sorry to see that we seem to have slipped up on service with yourselves at this time. If you would like to discuss this further please contact myself at the hotel. Kind Regards, James.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely hotel,everything about this hotel was great.Comfy large rooms (well kept),food really good ,but best of all was the Staff.Hard working,pleasant and always going out the way to help you ,nothing any trouble.The eating areas were lovely and the bar was cosy and pleasant.Plenty parking and handy for Gretna gateway.This hotel is a Gem and we will be back for...

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James B, General Manager at The Gables Hotel, responded to this review

Dear alistear, thank you for your kind review. I am happy to see that you enjoyed everything about your stay here at the Gables, and I welcome you hope that you do visit us again in the not so distant future. Kind Regards, James.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sorry this is a lengthy review. my partner and I found a woucher deal at the Gables looked up the hotel and had no reservations in booking up for our wedding on Wed 26th Oct 2016 the hotel and staff were fine during the booking and had no problems with our wedding coordinator Rachelle she was lovely.... Wedding day. I...

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James B, General Manager at The Gables Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Carrie A, thank you for taking time to give us a review and sharing your opinions on your stay at the Gables Hotel. In response, out of the numerous weddings we do here at the Gables, we dont seem to have hit the mark with yourselves. Kind Regards, James.

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at The Gables on 5 Nov 2016 and had a lovely time. Our trip was incorporated with a look around the Gretna Outlet Village and we picked up quite a few bargains. Our rooms were lovely and comfortable complete with tea / coffee making facilities, tv and complimentary toiletries. We were booked in for a 2 course evening...

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James B, General Manager at The Gables Hotel, responded to this review

Hello TheGardener_10, A lovely time had by all it looks like it to me. There are some great things to see and do around the area and many of our guests do enjoy a day at the Gateway, followed by a relaxing evening in our restaurant and drinks in the lounge, I am happy that you took full advantage of...

Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The cleanliness throughout hotel cannot be faulted. We stayed here last weekend and it was FABULOUS. The welcome is great and the staff cannot do enough for you. Food excellent- dinner and breakfast. Entertainer on Sunday evening was good. Location super for shopping outlet 3 mins by car, 10 walking . Plenty of free parking at hotel . Wifi works...

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James B, General Manager at The Gables Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 186478Marilyn, I have said it before but will repeat myself, we do like to make our guests feel right at home with us here at the Gables. i am happy that you felt like this during your stay with us. It would be very nice to have you with us again! Kind Regards, James.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We got the £69 dinner bed & breakfast deal. We arrived before check in time and I went in to ask if it was ok to leave the car in the car park and was greeted by a very friendly guy behind the check in desk who said "of course it was ok". When we checked in it was friendly...

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James B, General Manager at The Gables Hotel, responded to this review

Hello maureenmcmanus, I am happy to see that your time with us was an enjoyable one. We do get many great comments on our fish and chips! Catch you again sometime soon, James.

Airdrie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We had an Itison voucher for DBB. Rooms are spacious and quiet. Breakfast and Dinner are excellent. Could not be faulted. Nothing much to do except got to the Gretna Gateway village for shopping - 10 minute walk.

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James B, General Manager at The Gables Hotel, responded to this review

Dear John B, thanks for the short and sweet review. Glad you enjoyed your time with us! James.

London United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Welcome good, food good, beer expensive Shower simply atrocious like a dribble, albeit alone had booked a double room on late rooms as wanted the space got a room with 3 single beds Price ok but if had paid full price would have been way overpriced

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Hello jonathonh1608, thank you for taking the time to give us a wee review. I am sorry we have missed the mark on a couple of things during your your stay. I hope that we will see you again soon. Kind Regards, James.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Gables is an independent, family owned hotel in the heart of Gretna. This beautiful, grade-II listed Property is steeped in history and has become one of the leading wedding venue hotels in Gretna.From the moment you arrive to the moment you leave, you are assured of a warm, friendly atmosphere where nothing is too much trouble.The Hotels restaurant has earned a reputation for fine, traditional Scottish food, offering the ideal setting to enjoy a relaxing meal with friends and family, boasting a full & varied A La Carte menu complemented by a carefully selected wine list. For those who prefer a less formal setting, our cosy lounge bar offers delicious home cooked bar meals including many traditional favourites. Offering Free Wi-Fi and ample free onsite parking, The Gables Hotel is conveniently situated only a mile from the M(A)74, M6 & A75 giving easy access to Glasgow, Dumfries & Carlisle. Perfect for exploring the colourful heritage of Gretna Green and designer shopping at The Gretna Gateway Outlet village is just minutes away. ... more   less 

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Address: 1 Annan Road, Gretna DG16 5DQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Gretna
Price Range: $143 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Gables Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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