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Eglinton Hotel

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived after a long days driving. I booked the hotel while driving. The woman on the phone was lovely. We arrived to the 3 owners were arguing over what room we should be in. When they agreed we were put into room 3. The lock was hanging off, basicly a room and a bed over looking a dirty garden...

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1Thank Landynut133
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Got ropped in by a local saying it was the best place to stay in town, obviously the owners mate or something. There are no ensuites and the shared bathroom was damp and the ceiling was collapsing. The shower was worn and had no top so you look in the loft. The rooms were basic just a bed no TV...

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3Thank Graham B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2015

After a wet day cycling, I was glad to stumble on the Eglinton in Dalmellington. Rae's a really friendly host, and I was quickly welcomed in at the bar and managed to get a room. My room was nice, spacious and with the usual mod cons. Though the bathroom was needing some repair work, I was able to use everything...

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4Thank DanTaylor1987
Manchester
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

After a few days hiking with friends around Loch Doon, Galloway National Park, the weather took a turn for the worse. With all of our camping equipment soaking wet, we took the decision to book a hotel room for the final night. Upon walking into the Eglinton to enquire about a room, the gruff and unwelcoming attitude we received back...

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13Thank thewandererrrr
Reviewed 24 March 2013

Stayed at the Eglington over new year. The worm friendly welcome was appreciated . I felt that I was part of the party, I always wanted to stay in a traditional Scottish hotel over the new year . Well I can't recommend this hotel highly enough. The breakfast in the morning was delightful thanks Tom. The home cooking from Rae...

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Thank Partyrock97
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2013

Myself and 8 friends had an occasion to spend a day at this establishment,the hospitality from Tom and Rae Bowie the owners of the hotel,their staff and regulars was second to none,in our party were 2 friends from Wales they were overwhelmed by the friendship and hospitality they received,this was our first visit to this hotel and we will definately...

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Thank nancy g
Reviewed 4 March 2013

Our 2 night stay was an absolute delight great home cooking with Mrs Bowie's home made steak pie just woderful Mr Bowie not to be out done sets you up for the day with a great Scottish breakfast, the rooms are clean and tidy and surprisingly sound proofed from the lounge bar downstairs staff are friendly and helpful with a...

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Thank Tanky2sg
Ayr, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 July 2009

We had a lovely time in the Eglinton. Great food in a SPOPTLESS restaurant, nice atmosphere (very country style). Shirley is a charming lady and the Eglinton is homely.

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Address: 50 Main Street | Dalmellington, Dalmellington KA6 7QL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > East Ayrshire > Dalmellington
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Number of rooms: 12
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