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Immingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2015

My family visit this area often and we have just got back from a week away. We visited the Douglas Arms hotel on three separate occasions and every tine the food was amazing. Very well priced and David and the rest off the staff made us all very welcome. I would highly recommend this venue to everyone Whois looking for...

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Love this hotel there staff are very friendly and the food is outstanding Nice to meet new people and the music and entertainment are brilliant Good atmosphere and made welcome by everyone plus the price of the drink is good

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Thank Claire Louise C
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2015

We booked in for two nights in April 2015 after buying a groupon. The staff were friendly and welcoming. The room was very old fashioned an desperately in need of repair and a good clean of their carpets. The bed was very uncomfortable and I had to ask for an additional duvet just to pad it out a little. The...

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4Thank Renee G
Scotland
Reviewed 25 April 2015

This hotel is very shabby inside and outside. However on the positive side, the staff were very friendly and the food was excellent. It's location is in the centre of the town with some nice shops, cafes and restaurants.

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Thank TerryTosh
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We booked in for two nights in April. On arrival I could see the signs outside were missing and the paint needed refreshing. Checking in was quickly dealt with and room was found easily. The room was of a decent size but on two levels, with the bathroom down steps. View from the room was rooftops and car park. The...

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1Thank Ivor L
Irvine, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

We booked this hotel through itison and after reading some reviews I was a bit reserved. But we had a great stay. Staff are very friendly and helpful. The meal we had was lovely too. We spent the night in the bar which was very reasonably priced. Yes, it could do with a little updating and a fresh coat of...

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Thank Joanne F
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Just had a lovely 2 night stay here,all the staff were very friendly and helpful in pointing out places to visit.hotel itself has nice dining area with good choice of menu at very good value,Bar area accessed through the dining room though and is a bit scruffy.We had a nice room with comfy bed which is a plus only bad...

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Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

Arrived to this hotel to be greeted by the front and side having a missing sign, the car park was through archway where you park your car under a unsteady looking shed structure. We arrived into a dark, dingey and musty reception area. We were greeted at reception and show to our room, room 17, when we arrived the mattress...

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4Thank David R
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2015

We have stayed here several times and the service and food have always been excellent. Accommodation good for the price. Staff are very attentive and nothing is too much trouble. Will definitely stay again.

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Thank dawnrider2011
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2015

booked in 22/02/15 lovely lady on reception had a lovely room at the back .Nice and warm and very clean we were on a dbb rate food and service excellent .Big roaring log fires in restaurant and bar. Would definitely stay again .Wished we had been able to stay another couple of nights

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  • Bar/Lounge
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Additional Information about Douglas Arms

Address: Main St., Castle Douglas DG7 1DB, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Castle Douglas
Hotel Class:3 star — Douglas Arms 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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 of 5 bubbles clairelouisec2015, 14 Aug 2015 | Read review
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