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Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“steamboat inn”(11 reviews)
“summer house”(9 reviews)
“local pub”(6 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 June 2015

We felt so fortunate to be helped by the people at the Steamboat Inn who assisted us when they were all booked up, and into such a nice B&B. The proprietress could not have been more friendly or real. We had such a spirited, intelligent,...More

2  Thank Miriahm D
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

Have read a few of the reviews and first must say that we didn't find the locals 'cliquey' at all-in fact we found the opposite! Rooms were spotless, quiet, and warm. George booked us into the local pub for food and we had a great...More

Thank keyora
Reviewed 6 March 2015

We chose this cottage to be close to the many bitdwatching sites nearby...Rspb Mersehead with the wintering Barnacle Geese is five minutes away and WWT Cavalaverock is only 20 minutes away so location was perfect. However what we didn't realise was the wealth of sights...More

1  Thank Graham M
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Travelled alone for rest and relaxation. 3 night stay.Perfect place to get both. Susan and George are a lovely friendly couple making my stay a memorable one. Breakfast was superb and couldn't be improved. Cosy room with everything to hand, immaculate en suite and comfy...More

1  Thank Sara W
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Stayed here in December last year and what a charming place it is! Room was spotless with lovely decor and felt very cosy not to mention the stunning views overlooking the sea. Susan and George extended the warmest of welcomes, arranged with the local pub...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Price range
US$85 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
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Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Dumfries
Also Known As
The Old Shop Dumfries, Scotland
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Traveller (31)
Room & Suite (6)
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"rooms on the front overlook the sea"
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"grond floor room gives access to rear garden"
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"great guest house to stay"
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"King-sized on the ground floor. Sea views upstairs."
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