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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Me and my husband were married at Milll Forge on the 2nd September 2016. on one of the package deals. What a fantastically amazing day. The staff were so helpful in every way possible providing an efficient service and friendly service. The one thing we found especially touching was a photo of us taken in the little chapel like area...

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

Dear Walkerje68 Thank you so much for leaving such a positive review. It's always wonderful to read comments such as "fantastically amazing day" as well as kind words on the service we provide. Wishing you all the best for the future Graham Smith - General Manager

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The perfect venue for a wedding I got married July 2016. Perfect in every way down to the rooms very clean and tidy and very quiet they have everything in the rooms down to irons and hair dryer. The bridle sweat were perfect and very clean the staff there were so amazing and very helpful. Perfect for photographs the ground...

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

Dear Daniel C Many thanks for leaving such a positive and extensive review. It's always a pleasure to get such positive feedback from our guests, doubly so when words like "perfect" and "brilliant" are used. Wishing you many happy years together Graham Smith - General Manager

Norfolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

My partner and I chose the Mill Forge after looking at reviews online. We didn't visit prior to our wedding and, although the communication was excellent - I will be honest..... I did feel anxious before we arrived as I really didn't know what to expect! It was the best decision we could have made..... Our wedding was perfect! From...

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

Dear RosieMilo Thank you very much for posting such a great review. "Highly professional" and "well-organised establishment" are the compliments we aspire to, so again, thank you. Graham Smith - General Manager

Elgin, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We were married here twelve years ago and returned to stay for our anniversary on 28th August. Thanks to the staff for giving us a bottle of champers in our room. Thanks to Liz in reception for giving us the pleasure of contacting our minister. Margaret for the cheesecake and candle and Jack the young head waiter who didnt stop...

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

Dear Moira S Thank you so much for leaving such a kind review. It's always fantastic to get positive reviews especially when they have a headline like "absolutely brilliant" and name-check members of staff. Hopefully we'll see you again soon. Graham Smith - General Manager

Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We got married here on July 23rd. There was only myself and my husband and yet the hotel couldn't do enough to help us from the moment we booked right up until we left. On arrival we were shown to our bridal suite which was absolutely beautiful. It was spacious and clean and home for two nights. The jacuzzi is...

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

Dear Shirley G Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive review. I'm delighted with your feedback on your time in our care. Wishing you many happy years together. Graham Smith - General Manager

Sunderland
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We visited yesterday for our friends wedding. Gorgeous venue. Staff were so friendly and helpful. I loved the bagpipes. Gorgeous little spots indoor and out for photos. Food was fabulous. I would definitely recommend

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

Dear Mrs Cooling Many thanks for the great review. I'm thrilled you enjoyed your time with us and have commented so positively on the various aspects of our offering. Graham Smith - General Manager

Pitlochry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2016

we stopped off on the way to the Lake District. The welcome at reception was warm & friendly with everything explained to us regarding the room. The room was on the ground floor (like most of them) and was clean and although quite near the M74 was not noisy. We would highly recommend this hotel if you are in the...

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

Dear Ch00chter Thank you very much for the kind review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay at The Mill Forge and I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Graham Smith - General Manager

lancashire
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We could write a long glowing report about the Mill as we got married here at 4pm on 17th Aug 2016, with only 9 of us in our party. (On the same day there was 2 other weddings,making about 80 of us in total) But this did not affect our day at all, in fact it made it better because...

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

Dear Gemini07 Thank you very much for taking the time to leave such a fantastic and comprehensive review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your time in our care and with your comments on all aspects of our offering. I wish you many happy years together Graham Smith - General Manager

Daventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We attended a wedding at the mill forge and fro the moment we arrived we were named to feel at home. The wedding ceremony was just what we a wanted no fuss but just the right attention to detail and we were made to feel it was special and made just for us. The rooms were spacious and clean the...

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

Dear Steven P Thank you very much for your kind review. It's always wonderful when our guests tell us we "it feel special and just for them", doubly so when a member of staff has stood out the way Margaret has for you. Wishing you all the best for the future. Graham Smith - General Manager

Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Location easy to find, rooms very clean nice to have own front door, as already mentioned in other reviews , a lovely place for a wedding . would stay again and certainly recommend for anybody touring the area to stay here

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Dear Hibbards Thank you very much for leaving such a kind review. It's always heartening to hear such positive comments from our non-wedding guests and I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind 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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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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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: $79 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Mill Forge 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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