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Huntingdon House Hotel

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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Huntingdon House Hotel really has a lot going for it. There is ample off street parking and it is only a short stroll from the centre of town. The house itself is a large townhouse that has been beautifully modernised and our room (number 5) was spacious, beautifully decorated and very comfortable; it also has a fabulous en-suite with a...

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to have a night away last minute and stumbled across this place, we were greeted by our host Joan, she was very welcoming, the hotel was clean and comfortable. We spent most of our evening in Dumfries town where we visited a few bars. Breakfast was good, we had a full fry up. My only complaint was the...

Thank Stephen S
Lancs UK
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I stayed here at this lovely hotel for one night on a business trip. The owners are friendly and helpful.My room was spotlessly clean, great WIFI and most important for me quiet!Even though the hotel is located next to a main road ( walking distance to town---another plus) there is NO road noise at all. The car park is massive....

Thank jax11ard
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We visited here in July while on a trip around Scotland. The hotel is lovely. We were welcomed on arrival by Terry who was very welcoming. He also has a brilliant sense of humour! My granddaughter had a room which was excellent. Our room was also very good. Comfortable bed, great pillows, excellent toiletries, dressing gowns. Terry gave us some...

Thank Dotty003
Oldham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Just returned from a great 2 night stay great location couple of minutes from the train station. 5-10 mins to the town centre.a great well decorated hotel, stylish rooms which are well equipped with everything you will need from welcome tray to a ironing board to a hair dryer not forgetting the bathrobes.we stayed in room 2 the only negative...

Thank gary c
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here while visiting Dumfries. the room was nice and had plenty of space. The hosts Terry and Lynne are really nice and was really helpful. There was a hairdryer in the room, in the bathroom they had cotton wool and cotton buds in a nice jar. The room was nicely decorated. The bed was comfortable. Nice welcome tray...

1Thank Collettemarie33
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Super hotel. Wonderful stylish decor. Room was great and the bed very comfortable. Everything provided right down to a dressing gown! There were also mirrors - both head height and full length. Breakfast was very good. A few minutes walk from the railway station and town centre. We were given a lovely warm welcome from the owners, Lynn and Terry...

Thank jackiepb2016
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I was at the Huntingdon House Hotel last weekend,truely a beautiful hotel.The owners had thought of everything a quest may need or in my case forgot!! Cotton buds and cotton wool,dressing gown,shampoo,body lotion,body cream you name it they had it.I was really impressed,i would of rated the hotel as 5* with the design and beautiful decor,warm,stylish. Absolutely one of the...

1Thank Sharon A
South Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I was travelling on motorbike and this place even had a section of the car park as a motorcycle parking bay. From the moment I arrived it was a pleasure to be there. Terry the owner greeted me and showed me to the room which was nice and large. The place is spotless and attention to detail fantastic. Well fitted...

Thank skipper9999
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Very professionally run hotel. Set well back from the road so the hotel does not attract any noise. Very clean spacious bedroom and a very good English breakfast. Highly recommended for business, and families.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1863 by Jean Aitkin Carlyle (Thomas Carlyle`s sister), this large sandstone house offers the ideal location to discover the delights of south west Scotland. A friendly and courteous service awaits you, making it the ideal place to visit Scotland. The house has been completely refurbished and benefits from double glazing, central heating, free Wi-Fi and a large car park. The entire hotel is strictly non-smoking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Huntingdon House Hotel

Address: 18 St Mary's Street, Dumfries DG1 1LZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Dumfries
Price Range: $122 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Huntingdon House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Room2 large room double and single bed .2 toilets overlooked the car park all rooms though seem quite”
 of 5 bubbles garyc801, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Quiet all round.”
 of 5 bubbles jackiepb2016, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All room are good.”
 of 5 bubbles 160sharona, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“At the front, even the back all good.”
 of 5 bubbles ALAN_BBBath, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Believe there are only two levels so not a problem. Owner is helpful moving luggage to and from room. A big help for my cousin and me.”
 of 5 bubbles Teris1958, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
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