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    Friars Carse Country House Hotel

    Friars Carse Friars Carse, Auldgirth, Dumfries DG2 0SA, Scotland
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    Reviewed 29 September 2016

    On day 8 of our Highlights of Britain Tour (Back-Roads Touring Company) we stayed at Friars Carse. As you drive up the winding road you are greeted with beautiful grounds and a magnificent country house. The trees, the river and the grounds are magical. Spend...More

    Thank SouthernGalTravels
    Reviewed 26 September 2016

    The country house is a really old and traditionnal looking building and the atmosphere inside is very warm and welcoming. It could be a set for one of these old crime movies. In one of the groundfloor rooms there is a pool table wich is...More

    Thank Caroline M
    Reviewed 25 September 2016

    Beautiful surroundings,magnificent building .Loads of character in the lounge area,dark panelling ,Chesterfield two seat aged leather sofas. Fabulous food at dinner,served by attentive staff.Comfortable room with adequate facilities.Not so good ?..The place is a little "tired" in need of some love and attention but my...More

    1  Thank Jim H
    Reviewed 24 September 2016

    Friars Carse is a lovely venue if you want complete piece and tranquility. The grounds are nice for walking along the river and the hotel is quiet - most of the time. Unfortunately there were building works going on right outside our bedroom that we...More

    Thank Donna M
    Reviewed 23 September 2016

    We got married at Friars Carse, back in June. The gorgeous riverside location of the hotel, and the fairy tale castle style of the building is what initially sold it to us as a wedding venue. I’d like to make it clear that we did...More

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    • US$78 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    27 October 2017|
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    Response from Keith B | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it is worth paying the upgrade. Last time we did it, The room was quite roomy especially the bath room. If you ask for a room at the front overlooking the river you will be well pleased.
    27 October 2017|
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    Response from joanne d | Reviewed this property |
    Im afraid I cannot answer your question as we stayed in a Cottage in the grounds as we have two dogs. As was said the Hotel is dated but has an olde world charm about it. We ate in The Hotel and found the food excellent... More
    Linda O
    7 September 2016|
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    Response from sharps19ud | Reviewed this property |
    It is a fixed price menu ~£25. Given the small size of the hotel and the price point, I found the food pretty good. It is well presented and I liked the traditional, semi formal but relaxed environment of the restaurant... More
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    "If needed pre book dog room"
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    "Maple is a doggy room... For those travellers with their pooches"
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    "The is a lift as well as stairs which provides easy access to all rooms,"
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    "a room that looks on to the River Nith"
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