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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here with my husband. Lovely, quaint location. Grounds looked like they needed some attention. Ideally placed just a short distance from M6 if you are trying to break a long drive or looking to explore surrounding area. Good basic value for money. Room was basic and clean, although beginning to look dated and floor boards were very creeky. Ensuite...

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Evesham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my now husband arrived on the Friday 17th February in preparation for our wedding on Saturday 18th February,had 5*treatment from beginning to end including the refered hair and beauty ladies and jaimie from reception to help me into my dress and carry the back of it through the torrential rain during the photo process also referred to us...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Sarahloliwilliams Thank you for leaving such a gracious review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your time with us and have commented so positively on our staff and the referred services. Wishing you many happy years together. Graham Smith - General Manager

Fife, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was best man at my brothers wedding week 3rd week Feb From the moment we arrived we were treated like royalty could not fault this venue All the staff could not be anymore helpful if they tried Rooms had everything you need from home to home breakfast evening meals 5 star Don't just have to book a wedding to stay...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Petebrownpab800 Thank you so much for your wonderfully flattering review. I'm thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us for your brother's wedding and the way you have commented so positively on your stat. I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Graham Smith - General Manager

Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended our friends wedding on 17/2/17 and stayed overnight. What a wonderful place for a wedding, from the minute we got there to the minute we left everything was perfect. The room is large and very clean with tea coffee and iron and board and a lovely shower. The wedding was beautiful and the meal was outstanding. I would recommend...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Judith M Thank you very much for leaving such a kind review. I'm delighted with your comments on your time with us and how you've included so many aspects of our offering. Kind regards Graham Smith - General Manager

Dalton-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous place, very friendly great atmosphere! We stayed over on our way to a wedding further into Scotland lovely pub meal in the evening and brilliant breakfast the following morning. Great place to get married too!!!

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Jaxkh Thank you very much for posting such a kind review. It's always great to see such positive comments. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Graham Smith - General Manager

Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had my wedding at the Mill Forge and it was excellent. The staff are great, rooms are lovely, food is fab, and location is good. It was just wonderful! I'd definitely recommend it. All of our guests had a great time, and all commented on how lovely the Mill Forge is.

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear MAMurray Thank you very much for your kind review. It's wonderful to read such positive comments from our guests. Wishing you many happy years together. Graham Smith - General Manager

Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The rooms are very clean with plenty storage, hairdryers, iron & ironing board are all available in the room. Nice comfy bed. Good powerful shower.All in all the accommodation is excellent value for money. All staff are very friendly and happy to help in any way they can . Food in the bar area is excellent and great value too,...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Donna S Thank you very much for leaving such a kind review. I'm thrilled with your positive comments on so many aspects of your time in our care. I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Graham Smith - General Manager

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for the night before my wedding with my 2 brides on thw 4.10.16. Waw, the minute we pulled into the car park we was so excited, what beautiful place. The buildinfs are gorgeous. We couldn't help but have pictures with the gretna green sign LOL We entered reception & the lady was lovely & very helpful as...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Rachel J Many thanks for leaving such a positive review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your time in our care and have commented so kindly on so many aspects of your stay. I hope you and your new husband have many happy years together. Graham Smith - General Manager

Northampton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stopped off to stay overnight on the way from the Cairnryan ferry to Northampton. It is very convenient for a stopover, being located next to the M74 motorway, close to Gretna Green. The property is welcoming with an efficient check in and friendly, helpful staff. Reception is located at the top end of a large car park, with restaurant...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Robert S Thank you very much for your lovely kind review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us despite the inconsiderate behaviour of some other guests. I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Graham Smith - General Manager

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This was an unfortunate stay. The staff were pleasant enough however the wall to the adjacent room was so thin you could hear everything. Ever switch click, each use of the toilet including lifting the seat let alone a flush. Sadly the couple also had an argument which distressingly left the lady in tears. This was reported to reception upon...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Roger391 I'm sorry to hear your stay at The Mill Forge did not meet your expectations and will look into the issues you've raised. Regards Graham Smith - General Manager

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With thirty-three en suite bedrooms, a private wedding ceremony venue, three functions rooms, restaurant & bar and stunning gardens, The Mill Forge is an ideal location for Gretna Green weddings. Tourists and passing business travellers are also welcome. We have easy access from the A74(M) from both north and south. carriageways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mill Forge

Address: Kirkpatrick Fleming DG11 3BQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Kirkpatrick Fleming
Price Range: $72 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Mill Forge 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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