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Dalmellington House

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Lovely small hotel set in the middle to Dalmellington. Lovely period property with period furniture and furnishings. We stayed here to visit the Scottish Dark Sky Observatory. The hotel staff were really friendly and the room was spotless. The cooked breakfast was lovely and there was cereal and fruit juice as well.

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

A gem of a hotel. A very good and comfortable small hotel with excellent food not far from the scenic Loch Doon and Craigengillan Estate. Highly recommended. What is most interesting is that it is run for the East Ayrshire Carers Trust and so profits go to that trust. The Hotel is also used to train young people to get...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Dallmellington house is exquisite. Yes, the decor, food and cleanliness are amazing, but it's the people that are exquisite. Anne and Gillian are the friendliest and funniest of people. These ladies looked after us like family. The food that was cooked for us was fit for a king, the rooms were beautifully decorated and as clean as a whistle, the...

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Thank BronwynU
Hepburn Springs, Australia
Reviewed 11 May 2016

OMG OMG OMG. If you are in Dalmellington and do not stay here you would need your head read. We have been touring through Europe, UK for 3 weeks from Australia and this is without doubt is the best place that we have stayed yet. Anne was the most beautiful host and we actually spoke about kidnapping Gillian and bringing...

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Dalmellington_House, General Manager at Dalmellington House, responded to this review

Oh Thank You all for the lovely comments!!! Anne and myself enjoyed looking after you all during your stay, just reminded us of a Xmas Day with the family round the table. I hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday, maybe we might see you on your way back down to London???

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

After Driving through the dark and relentless rain for many hours a friendly warm welcome and lovely fire in the lounge was awaiting. Oh and add to that a piping hot power shower. Immaculately clean. Just cannot fault the place, well apart from the weather I suppose. Highly recommended

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1Thank Craig H
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The hotel have 5-6 rooms. Serve a giant breakfast consisting of bacon, white beans, sausages, black pudding, egg, pressed meat like "spam" cereal, yoghurt, milk and tea or coffee. Two or three dishes dinner is served on request. Fast and free internet.

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2Thank Edgar N
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Beautifully restored old house near the centre of town. The rooms are high ceiling spacious and have ensuites in new clean condition. The staff are friendly and the whole house is super clean. This house is a must stay if you stop in this town.

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3Thank Graham B
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 May 2015

I stayed in this hotel last night. What a wonderful place. The 3 course evening meal was really good , loved the mushroom soup. All areas of the hotel are spacious and comfortable. The staff are all really friendly . I would recomend this hotel to anyone that is looking for a friendly clean an comfortable place to stay. I...

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2Thank trevor490
Airdrie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2015

One of the best hotels ave ever stayed in . The staff when we arrived made us feel like kings and queens. We cant thank the Staff enough. The Hotel was set to very high standard , the Deco was out of this world and have never slept in a cleaner hotel in my life. And in the Morning Chef...

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2Thank salemthecat111
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2015

I was down visiting the dark sky observatory and decided to stay in Dalmellington house. What can I say? -friendly accommodating staff, comfortable spacious room which was immaculate and after a great nights sleep I enjoyed a hearty Scottish breakfast. Would highly recommend.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dalmellington House is an elegant five-bedroom townhouse with private gardens situated in the small Ayrshire village of Dalmellington. Recently refurbished to a very high standard, the house and all of its facilities are available to rent throughout the year, giving you the opportunity to explore some of Scotland's most breath-taking scenery across the seasons.Owned by the Princess Royal Trust East Ayrshire Carers Centre, this luxurious house lives up to the high standards that the trust has to offer: charm, character, courtesy and care.Rooted in the centre of Dalmellington, the house is perfectly placed to explore the Ayrshire countryside, and is near the famous Galloway Forest, Loch Doon, historic Blairquhan Castle, and the ancient town of Ayr.Our staff is fully committed to your needs, working happily to ensure that you get the holiday you want, whether that means finding you the nearest nature walk or simply arranging a day of total relaxation within the hotel itself.We offer a personalised menu, prepared by our in-house chef and featuring the best of local produce, which can be prepared to suit your daily schedule. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dalmellington House

Address: 32 Main Street, Dalmellington KA6 7QL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Ayrshire > East Ayrshire > Dalmellington
Price Range: €70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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