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Douglas House

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were welcomed by Linda and shown to our room. The room was spotlessly clean, light, bright and airy. The bathroom was very large an very well appointed and again spotlessly clean. The welcome tray was the best I have seen. It had all the basics but also came with a teapot (tea is so much nicer from a teapot...

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Pollypops 2014, Many thanks for your review it is really good of you, we really appreciate it when people take the time to write one. I'm glad you liked your room and enjoyed your stay with us at Douglas House. We try to make everyone feel comfortable and relaxed during their stay. I hope we are able to welcome...

Troon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here twice recently on business. Rooms are big, bright and clean. The breakfast selection is amazing and food quality good Parking is a bit hit and miss. It can be a bit noisy if you have a room to the front at the weekend. Good value for money.

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Linda H, General Manager at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Talamhgirl, Many thanks for your review, I hope your stay with us was comfortable. Parking can be busy sometimes I hope it wasn't too much of a problem for you. I hope we can welcome you back some time in the future, as yes rooms are quieter at the back of the building, so just ask for one of...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only stayed one night but it was excellent, Linda even heated the food for the dog which was lovely. The rooms are immaculate, people need to take a note of here and raise their standards. Breakfast cooked fresh each day with produce from local butchers. Fresh fruit, cereal and yogurt also available at breakfast. I will recommend to anyone who...

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Linda H, General Manager at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Mitch L, Many thanks for the lovely review, I really appreciate it. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay at Douglas House and hope the dog did too, she was very well behaved. I hope to see you again some time in the future. Many thanks once again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say this B&B is like a boutique hotel the owner Linda is amazing my mother had stayed since the middle of the week when I arrived on the Sunday I was given a fantastically large room with a brilliant bathroom, the bed was the most comfortable bed I have ever slept in. The breakfast was amazing my...

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Chefnath, Many thanks for writing your review, your mother was a joy to have stay and I hope she has left thinking of me as a friend and I look forward to her moving to Castle Douglas and we will give her any help she needs. You yourself were I pleasure to meet and we enjoyed having you to...

Northallerton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Nice location, room very good. Great breakfast and very friendly and knowledgeable owners. Will definitely stay there again. Just off the high street close to restaurants and hotels, easy to find with good parking

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Andy S, Many thanks for your review, it was very good of you. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us at Douglas House and hope you see you sometime again in the future. I hope you are successful with your search. Many thanks once again

Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had a downstairs room, extra king size bed, massive en suite, all beautifully presented, absolute luxury. Breakfast was superb, with all you could want, great choice and perfectly cooked. Linda was lovely, bright & cheerful, very helpful and a good cook! Altogether a perfect choice for exploring the beautiful Galloway hills, or any of the South West corner of...

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Jan T, Many thanks for your review, I'm glad you both enjoyed your stay with us and hope you were very comfortable, it was very handy for visiting your friends as they are just round the corner. As you had been in Castle Douglas many times you had a good knowledge of the town, but its nice to return...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Douglas House is an excellent b and b. I visit Castle Douglas every three months and would not stay anywhere else. Linda and John will do everything possible to make your experience enjoyable. The rooms are beautifully decorated and breakfast is delicious.

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Lynda E, Many thanks for your review, it means the world to us especially as you are a repeat visitor which is particularly nice and we want to continue to offer you a restful and relaxing stay when you visit family and friends. We love having you to stay. I'm glad you liked our newly decorated room. Many thanks...

Haltwhistle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We stayed with Linda and John very recently and as usual they could not have been more welcoming, the hospitality is second to none, the room we were in has just been redecorated and wow, what can I say ... beautiful décor, very comfortable bed, great shower and some very nice touches. if by any chance (which I doubt) anyone...

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Billy and Hazel H, Many thanks for your lovely review, we really appreciate you writing one. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us and liked our newly refurbished room, we aim to make everyone feel welcome and comfortable when they are here, and you made that very easy as you were such lovely guests. Looking forward to welcoming...

Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best B&B I've stayed in if not the best, and over the years I've stayed in quite a few some very good and some not so good, and this is the best, I was met by a warm and friendly welcome they couldn't do enough for me, breakfast was excellent, the room was great.

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Boaz189, Many thanks for your nice review, it is good of you to take the time to write one. I'm glad you were comfortable during your time with us at Douglas House, we aim to make everyone welcome and to feel at home. Many thanks once again.

Loughborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Douglas house is just perfection! Linda is so friendly and nothing is too much trouble. Our room was spacious, spotlessly clean, beautifully appointed and lovely and warm on the very cold days and nights! The whole house is spacious and airy with a very relaxed feel to it. The breakfast was about the best I have ever had and Linda's...

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear C4989PVSue, Many thanks for your lovely review, it was really good of you to write one. I'm really pleased you both enjoyed your stay at Douglas House, it makes all the hard work worth while. You were both such a pleasure to have to stay and I hope we see you again sometime in the future. I hope you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our early nineteenth century townhouse offers comfortable, stylish accommodation close to the centre of Castle Douglas and within easy reach of the stunning coastal and hillside scenery of South West Scotland. Generous sized bedrooms with modern en-suite facilities, together with good food and a warm welcome ensure a memorable stay. Wheelchair accessible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Douglas House

Address: 63 Queen Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1HS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Castle Douglas
Price Range: $121 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Douglas House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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Douglas House Castle Douglas, Scotland, UK
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