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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Everything about the Mill Forge was perfect from the staff, food, accommodation, and wedding service. We had the perfect day and will be highly recommending this venue to anyone wanting a beautiful wedding Sandy Jamieson was absolutely lovely and the staff couldn't do enough for us Words can't express how beautiful everything was

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Lovely people that cannot do enough for you, very enjoyable stay. Very Clean and very reasonable in price. Food delicious, drinks not over priced and would definitely recommend staying at The Mill Forge.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mixed reviews for the mill forge unfortunately, Reception staff lovely especially Maggie ! We had a bridal suite which was lovely but found the bed to be very uncomfortable so we didn't get a good nights sleep before or after our wedding, noise coming from the very close motorway, pro to the room was the jacuzzi bath!! We ate at...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Lauren L I'm sorry that some of your experience at The Mill Forge didn't meet your expectations. While I'm pleased with your kind words regarding your ceremony, I am dismayed to read that you felt ill after dining with us. Our food offering has garnered us many positive comments and we have won awards for our food hygiene practices...

Swindon, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My (now) Wife and I selected this venue due to the options that were available for out wedding. The venue was perfect, the staff were so helpful and made the day stress free and flow without a worry. The rooms were perfect and very clean and the setting for the wedding was brilliant. We can not thank all involved at...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Ian F Thank you very much for taking the time to post such a kind review. I'm thrilled you enjoyed your time in our care and have commented with such positivity on your experience of The Mill Forge. Wishing you many happy years together Graham Smith - General Manager

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at this wonderful hotel on 31st march for our wedding on 2nd April. Right from the start we were treated wonderfully by the staff, they are trueley incredible.when we moved into the bridal suite we were blown away by the luxury of it all and we didnt need to lift a finger on the day it was all...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Nicky R Thank you very much for your kind words. I'm delighted you so enjoyed your time in our care that you have commented so positively on so many aspects of our offering. Wishing you many happy years together Graham Smith - General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a small wedding, just the two of us, something romantic. Thought of Gretna and did a search. The Mill Forge was one of the top results and how lucky we were it was. What a fantastic place. Lovely setting, amazing staff, beautiful room and to top it off, even though there were myself and my beautiful wife, we...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Martin H Thank you very much for your gracious review. I'm delight that you have left such positive comments on our service, the meals you enjoyed and the whole venue. Wishing you all the best for the future Graham Smith - General Manager

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I booked a wedding package at the hotel, both having been married previously all we were after was a small, intimate service and reception, just ourselves and two witnesses. The bridal suite was immaculately clean and well equipped, beautifully decorated and with dual sinks plus a jacuzzi bath as well as an excellent shower. The bed was...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear PeterMacleod Thank you very much for the wonderful review. I'm delighted with your comments on so many aspects of your time in our care and the way you have also included our staff in your praise. Wishing you many happy years together. Graham Smith - General Manager

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is situated just off the M74 (literally 10 seconds drive back on to the southbound motorway). Rooms are clean and simple. The shower was excellent – double size and powerful. The television reception wasn’t amazing, and the Wi-Fi was intermittent, however there was 4G, so it was no issue. Although close to the motorway, I didn’t hear it...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Tony M Thank you very much for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Graham Smith - General Manager

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017

we were attending a wedding on the 16th march the staff could not have been any nicer and helpful to us all a special thanks to Margaret in the bar for putting up with us it was a great day the meal was lovely and the breakfast were too the wedding chapel was lovely as were the grounds great place...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth Y Thank you very much for your kind review. I'm thrilled you enjoyed your time with us for your friend's wedding, and that you have commented so positively on your experience at The Mill Forge. Regards Graham Smith - General Manager

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Used this place as a half way house en route to Inverness. Friendly reception, basic but comfy room, decent food, good service overall, wouldn't want more than a night here but would definitely use it again if I was passing.

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Boggo89 Thank you for leaving a review. I'm pleased to hear that you would use us again and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Regards Graham Smith - General Manager

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With thirty-three en suite bedrooms, a private wedding ceremony venue, three functions rooms, restaurant & bar and stunning gardens, The Mill Forge is an ideal location for Gretna Green weddings. Tourists and passing business travellers are also welcome. We have easy access from the A74(M) from both north and south. carriageways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mill Forge

Address: Kirkpatrick Fleming DG11 3BQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Kirkpatrick Fleming
Price Range: $83 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Mill Forge 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Mill Forge Lockerbie
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“All the rooms out guests stayed in were excellent, no complaints”
681ianf, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the Bridal suite opposite the chapel if you can-its just perfect.”
paulawO8188SM, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I just believe you will love it .”
AdgieR, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were adequate”
Shaz_Dunn1962, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“try it you wont regret it”
raygo33, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
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