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Balcary Bay Country House Hotel

Balcary House Shore Road, Auchencairn DG7 1QZ Scotland
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Free Internet
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
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Full view
Getting there
Prestwick Airport89 km
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All reviews solway firth lamb superb food bay view dinner menu single track road an excellent hotel peace and quiet high standard other guests public rooms threave gardens excellent facilities castle douglas wine list three nights off the beaten track
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended. Definitely worth a visit. Have stayed at this hotel on numerous occasions and gets better every visit. Fabulous food and lovely staff help to make the visit more enjoyable. Very restful

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank WallsendPensioner
Reviewed 5 November 2018

My wife and I very much enjoyed a 4 night stay in October at this hotel, we had a lovely room with a great view over the Solway the staff were friendly and very helpful and the food was excellent, and I am sure my...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank MarkB9170
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Our first time here. Superb food efficiently served. They have their act well together. Great room overlooking the bay with spectacular moonlight on the water at one stage. Great place for walking. Good choice, pretty scenery, well signposted.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Quest47295318276
Reviewed 10 October 2018

A delightful hotel with magnificent views over the bay. Superb food and excellent hospitality that never fails to please. Don’t expect anything except peace and quiet . . .except for the noise of seabirds and a glimpse of a red squirrel. Walks abound in the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Peter B
Reviewed 3 October 2018

A beautiful situation and a gorgeous building with a beautiful dining room and very good food, but not of the highest taste - seasoning would help! Not an inexpensive hotel and therefore should be judged by high standards. In that, I think it is let...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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HelenS1603
5 November 2016|
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Response from seashell51 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are welcome to stay with you in the rooms. We stayed here with our border terrier. in a garden view room. They even have dog bags in a dispenser in the grounds. A walk along the shore is a must. lots of interesting... More
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Kerry C
15 August 2016|
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Response from dmsc07900 | Reviewed this property |
It is a lovely secluded bay, forest tracks as well as the gardens, stretch of beach at the back of the hotel, there is also a cliff walk that can be taken from the hotel, no doubt they could supply you with more information.
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alikerr2008
17 May 2016|
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Room Tips
"All rooms pretty good...but of course bay views the best."
Quest47295318276
30 Oct 2018
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"Ask for a bay view room."
457PeterB457
10 Oct 2018
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"Advanced booking is recommended for Sunday Lunch."
ianwall
25 Sep 2018
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"Ask for a view of the firth"
exhotelier1942
13 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$170 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
balcary bay country hotelhotel balcary bay country
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandAuchencairn
NUMBER OF ROOMS
20
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