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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Attending a clan gathering here and were made exceptionally welcome. The check in staff sorted out rooms closer together for my elderly mother and I and made it seem a simple task when it probably wasn't. Rooms in the original hotel were lovely and spacious - made us feel very well treated. Hard to judge much of the facilities when...

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Reviewed 26 September 2015

We stayed for two nights room only and then added breakfast it was a lovely place to stay with great exceptionfaclitiesexceptionalyth friendly staff the room was spacious and comfortable and it is a very well kept period building

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Scotland
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

A beautiful building in a good location, the North West Castle offers an incredible range of facilities. The staff are very friendly and helpful, going out of the way to make sure guests are happy. There is plenty of free and secure parking at the hotel. It's also the only hotel I know of with a curling rink! I'll be...

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England
Reviewed 10 September 2015

The Hotel was easy to find and close to the town centre. All the staff were very helpful and eager to please. Our room was very large and the bathroom was one of the best I have been in. We had everything you could wish for. There is a large swimming pool plus Jacuzzi and good changing facilities. Although we...

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Brough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Good hotel in need of a revamp. We paid extra for a lake view but overlooked the old car terminal instead. Staff helpful. Breakfast basic. Games room and swimming pool great on a wet day. Wifi worked when it felt like it.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

I stayed here 20/8/15 - 21/8/15 you walk into reception trough a spinning door and yes as others say it dose kinda smell fusty but you soon get used to it and don't notice. The hotel is old and charming I loved it full of history. we had a family room wich was massive. It was very hot as above...

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TheMcMillanFamily, Owner at North West Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dawnothy Thank you so much for your generous review of North West Castle. We are delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay so much. We have passed on your thanks to Gillian who is very pleased that she was able to help and that you appreciated it so much. We hope you can come back...

Seattle, WA
Reviewed 22 August 2015

This is not a castle in the Disney style but reminiscent of a bygone era when a trip to a coastal hotel was not only an opportunity to relax and renew, but one could dress up and go to a nice dinner at the hotel (though dressing up is not at all necessary). This is the first hotel established in...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 20 August 2015

This hotel is on the water front with great views over the bay. It is full of the old world charm. Staff are excellent, very courteous and staff give every one the service from by gone years. The dinning room is very large and well presented. One of it's greatest attributes , the cost of the rooms. It was one...

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Troon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2015

First stayed here in January this year and have since been back twice with another break end of October booked and also Christmas break booked. Yes this hotel is old fashioned but it traditional and welcoming which we like. We take our 3 dogs and 2 cats with us and there is no extra charge which is fantastic! Have stayed...

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Falkirk
Reviewed 16 August 2015

This hotel is a bit like stepping back in time or visiting an old aunties. The décor can only be described as retro, but also comforting. This is a great hotel if you are not looking for modern facilities. The staff are welcoming and thoroughly professional from the moment you arrive, a real breath of fresh air to have such...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about North West Castle Hotel

Address: Portrodie, Stranraer DG9 8EH, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Stranraer
Price Range: $102 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — North West Castle Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 72
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“Its best to call them to discuss any special needs you have,”
  • This is a family room with a single , double and room with two other beds in , was lovely
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 of 5 bubbles clipetyclop, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the second floor are the best for peace and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles AndrewUK2013, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room where there is no noise from generator”
 of 5 bubbles Hazelmct, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors of original building are best”
 of 5 bubbles Lindum20C, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“book direct with hotel always best.”
 of 5 bubbles 738hughk, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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