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“Everything excellant as always”
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Criffel Lodge
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Criffel Lodge
Criffel Lodge
Lounge
Loung area
Kitchen area
Dining area for 6
Double room
Twin room
Twin Room
Sandyhills beach, walk there from Criffel Lodge
Badgers photographed from Criffel Lodge by guests in May
Badgers photographed from Criffel Lodge by guests in May
Badgers photographed from Criffel Lodge by guests in May
Sandyhills bay
Badgers can be tempted to the lodge with cat or dog biscuits
Red Squirrels can be seen on the balcony and in the woodland
Sandyhills to Rockcliffe coastal walk - walk from Criffel Lodge, get the bus back
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Chalet -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Sandyhills, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

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Christine...
Holmes Chapel, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Everything excellant as always”
Reviewed July 6, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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Criffle Lodge is spacious, comfortable and well equipped. Set in woodlands, it offers peace and quiet, only interrupted by birdsong. RSPB Mershead is a short drive away, wildlife abounds: feed badgers and watch bats flitting by. Nearby is a clean sandy beach: a golf course is only a stroll away. I have recently returned from my 3rd visit and am happy to recommend Criffle Lodge for a enjoyable and relaxing "get away from it all" holiday.

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Liked least: nothing at all - it was a great holiday
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
18 Jul 2016
Thanks for the review. Just noticed you have the lodge as providing WiFi - just to clarify for other guests reading this, we don't currently have WiFi sorry.
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john p
Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Secluded comfortable and well equipped, fantastic location for wildlife and scenery”
Reviewed June 24, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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person found this review helpful

Easy booking, a great deal and even added a ramp to allow wheelchair access. The lodge was spacious, well laid out and excellently equipped, away from the main road along a track, in an elevated wooded area overlooking the golf club with a distant view of the sea. Good access to the main road allowed for easy travel around the area. We had evening visits from badgers ( loved peanuts)red squirrels and roe deer and lots of birds. Lots of great walks in Forestry commission and on beaches, already decided to go back

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ELM2004
Wigan, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“Beautiful surroundings, home from home”
Reviewed June 6, 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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Very peaceful location with wild life in abundance, nightly visits from badgers. Short walk to a lovely sandy beach. The lodge has everything you need for a great holiday. We've been twice and look forward to going again.

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