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Reviewed 28 July 2015

Omg were do I begin, we were greeted by a lady who could do with a month training in customer service. After showing us to a family room nicely sited above the public bar which held karokoe (no sleep) she left us and returned 5 minutes later explaining she needed the bog (lovely description). I left the room to use...

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Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Needed a cheap overnight in the area and this seemed best value on Late Rooms. Room was clean, there was a small tv and tea making facility. We had a comfortable stay and it was quiet in the area. Nothing fancy but did the job and we would definitely use it again.

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Thank boatgirl2001
Bolton, England
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

our friends booked this hotel on our behalf as we were travelling on the ferry to Ireland so needed somewhere to stay after a long drive. When they mentioned the word 'Thistle' we imagined it being part of the thistle chain and so I didn't even bother to check out trip advisor as I usually would to see what the...

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Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here and all i can say is chalets are spotless clean breakfast was lovely and staff couldn't have been anymore helpful if they tried. Lovely friendly welcome.would highly recommend and will be staying again.

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Thank Denise S
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Very friendly from the off, room was spot on (large family room in main house) Breakfasts were great too as was Freda who served us and had loads of banter with us, she's a really nice lady. Everything was clean and tidy and didn't experience any of the stuff in previous negative reviews, seems like people just moaning for the...

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Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

3 of us came here for a long weekend fishing trip. Was slightly worried after reading some of the reviews. I would totally disregard any bad reviews on here. We had the family room ,1 double, 2 singles. The room was spotless clean. Had a nice pint in the bar downstairs. Had a nice hot breakfast in the morning .toast,...

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Thank Craig L
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We arrived late after taking the ferry and we met by the manager that showed us our room. We were given the family room with 1 double bed and 2 twins. It was a charming room that reminded me of hotel rooms from 50's -60's movies. Being a family room it even came complete with some children's toys. It was...

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Thank labels_30
Reviewed 26 June 2015

I booked a two rooms at this Inn online on the 7 June 2015 asking for the Monday night of the 15 June 2015 only. All went well with the booking. The lady called to confirm that we had two chalets for the night. During the week things changed about our tip up to Stranraer so I called and asked...

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Thank mikebr1
Alnwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Doesn't look great from the outside, but is better than it looks. Room absolutely spotless, including bathroom. Beds comfy. However, looks a bit sad and shabby. Tiny bathroom, but usable. Breakfast is OK, self serve, but no complaints. Considering the price paid for the night I couldn't complain.

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Thank TheRover44
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Stayed for one night. (arrived late & left early to catch ferry) basic room but we only needed a bed for the night. Very friendly staff, great banter in the bar. Room was clean and suited our short stay.

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Thistle Inn

Address: 47 Dalrymple Street, Stranraer DG9 7EY, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Stranraer
Price Range: $61 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Thistle Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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