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Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Portpatrick, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

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Excellent - based on 14 reviews
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Elaine M
Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
120 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Fabulous!!!”
Reviewed 23 January 2017 for a stay in January 2017

I stayed at Cedar Lodge with 7 girl friends for a long weekend. From the moment we walked in we knew this was special. It was a real home from home with luxurious fixtures and fitting, fab powerful showers, plentiful kitchen appliances and dishes, glasses etc and a beautiful location. Everything was taken care of from toilets rolls, to tea, coffee, cookies and bin bags.
There are 4 bedrooms, sleeping 8 (inc one bunk room) and all were beautifully decorated and very comfortable. The en-suites were absolutely immaculate too and beautifully done.
We are already talking about going back to do it all over again - a good sign. :)

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
24 Jan 2017
Thank you so much for your glowing report of Cedar Lodge. We're delighted you all had a great weekend in Portpatrick and I do hope we can welcome you back soon for the next group birthday celebration.
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Janice L
Hamilton, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Heavenly Lodge”
Reviewed 1 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Wow. Fab 4 bed/4ensuite tastefully furnished bolthole with every need catered for. The openplan kitchen/dining/lounge is a delight, ambiance perfect. The glass wall opens onto decking which is flooded with sunlight all day and views of the sea and distant N.Ireland especially memorable at dusk. The internal area is also heated by the sun, negating the need for central heating, although, this is available, if required. The Lodge is very clean and obviously well cared for, every need catered for by the owners, Angus and Kate Carrick-Buchanan. A call by the owners to give local info and to confirm the satisfaction of their guests is made and confirms the commitment of this couple to a personal first class service to every guest. A wonderful holiday in this great Lodge situated in a lovely part of the UK. You will not be disappointed.

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Liked best: Every single thing! The Lodge itself, view, comfort, ambiance, cleanliness.
Liked least: Not a thing personally
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Families with young children Large groups
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Management Response
5 Oct 2016
It was such a pleasure having you all to stay at Cedar Lodge and thank you so much for taking the time to do review. We're so pleased you loved our holiday house and appreciated all the thought and hard work we've put into it. You're right the views from the deck over the sea to Ireland are just stunning. I do hope we can welcome you back very soon.
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Galashiels, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2015 for a stay in August 2015

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Travelling group: Teenagers
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Large groups
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Management Response
15 Jan 2016
Thank you so much for your review and for choosing Cedar Lodge for your holiday in Portpatrick. We're so pleased you took full advantage of everything Dumfries and Galloway has to offer from the beautiful beaches to the exotic gardens. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!
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Stranraer, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2015 for a stay in June 2015

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Liked best: Being beyond expectations
Liked least: Didn't stay longer
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
15 Jan 2016
We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Cedar Lodge - thank you so much for all your kind words about our holiday house. We look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future.
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Castle Douglas
Reviewed 22 September 2015 for a stay in June 2015

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Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Management Response
15 Jan 2016
Thank you so much for choosing Cedar Lodge and for taking the time to leave a review - we're so pleased you all had a great holiday in Portpatrick.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
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