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Ford Bank Country House Hotel

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Scott the landlord very friendly, helpful man and remembered us from last years stay and that we liked haggis for breakfast. Plenty of parking space . Very quiet location. Large lounge with t.v. Also large dining room on the lower floor. This house has 5 bedrooms, 2 of which have a Jacuzzi. All rooms very clean and have en-suite and... More 

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glynis1971
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22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2014

We stopped for 2 nights in july 2014, very accommodating and friendly. Rooms clean and very comfortable. Scott is very friendly even offered lifts to local villages. Breakfast cooked to your requirements. In a fab location, definitely go back

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Thank glynis1971
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

The charming old house reminded us of sceneries in Agatha Christie or gothic movies, in particular the wonderful lounge. Scott was a great host offering much extra service which made it not only a lovely place but also a great deal: a variety of free drinks and fruit, a great breakfast including free newspaper and much concern for individual wishes.... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Stayed here 21st of June on a short break, we were impressed by the old house on arrival and Scott the owner was very inviting we were offered fruit, water and beer from the fridge anytime we wanted which was at no extra cost. The room was very impressive a Jacuzzi bath big enough for two and also a large... More 

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Thank 46tina
Perth, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I spent one night here and was totally impressed by not only the grand old house itself, but the quality of the rooms, the decor, the excellent breakfast and also the friendliness of Scott, the owner. I had a choice of rooms as they were not particularly busy when I stayed and ended up in Room 2, which is located... More 

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Thank secret-agent-0021
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 27 March 2014

Just got home from having a wonderful three days at the Fordbank. Got told about this place by our friends who stayed a few times last year. I don't usually do reviews but we were so chuffed with the place, it only deserves one. A good write up. The room we had was very spacious and clean. When we got... More 

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Thank rubester666
Scotland/Portugal
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212 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2013

Unfortunately, this hotel is up for sale yet again and it shows in the service. Over an over it is sold, so there is no continuity. It is such a shame that this hotel does not seem able to make a go of it, even though it is in such a good spot - close to the river Bladnoch and... More 

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Ellesmere, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2013

Stopped over for 1 night on our way back from further up north. Scott was very helpful, letting us know where to go for food and showing us to our rooms(which we had the pick of as we were the only ones on that night!) lovely rooms, very comfortable beds, our little one thoroughly enjoyed the spa bath in room... More 

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Kaikoura
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Very warm and relaxed. Perfect for 5 busy blokes enjoying long days out in the field. Enjoyed a great Breakfast on our arrival, and freedom to come back at 03:30 next morning after a long day finished with 6 charlies to the lamp.

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Thank Happy O
Motherwell, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Booked two stalks one evening and one morning so late back after evening stalk and out before sunrise ,Scott gave me keys to come and go as i pleased FREE drink on my return after shoot to either celebrate or drown your sorrows, me i was celebrating my first stalk ever and my first Buck . So many thanks to... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Ford Bank Country House Hotel

Address: Potato Mill Road, Wigtown DG8 9BT, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Wigtown
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms excellent but no lift .”
 of 5 bubbles Terry-Dawn-13, 23 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Room 2 very good for romance”
 of 5 bubbles glynis1971, 28 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Room 2 is the largest and comes with that made-for-2 spa bath!”
 of 5 bubbles secret-agent-0021, 28 May 2014 | Read review
“Great value for money”
 of 5 bubbles rubester666, 27 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Room 2 was lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles 718hayleyh, 24 Aug 2013 | Read review
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