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Loughborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Douglas house is just perfection! Linda is so friendly and nothing is too much trouble. Our room was spacious, spotlessly clean, beautifully appointed and lovely and warm on the very cold days and nights! The whole house is spacious and airy with a very relaxed feel to it. The breakfast was about the best I have ever had and Linda's...

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear C4989PVSue, Many thanks for your lovely review, it was really good of you to write one. I'm really pleased you both enjoyed your stay at Douglas House, it makes all the hard work worth while. You were both such a pleasure to have to stay and I hope we see you again sometime in the future. I hope you...

Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Nice high street with a nice auction house the local Pet store where friendly and helpful with directions we spent the weekend at the auction mart with our tea at the pub over the road which was very nice there is a great fish and chip shop at the bottom of the town

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Linda H, Front Office Manager at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Jenny P, Many thanks for your review, I hope you enjoyed your stay with us at Douglas House and hope to be able to welcome you again in the future Many thanks

Newlyn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

For two nights my wife and I along with other members of the family booked into all four rooms of this excellent B&B. Linda and her small team took great care of us. The place was both well looked-after and comfortable. Our room on the ground floor was large with a good king size bed and bathroom to match. The...

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Linda H, Director of Sales at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Bayscape, Many thanks for your review, I'm glad you all enjoyed your stay at Douglas House and felt comfortable. It was a pleasure to have you all to stay and enable you to meet up with family from many places around Britain, and indeed your cousin. We try to make everyone's stay pleasant and enjoyable and want people to...

Dromore, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stayed here earlier this year so when planing a family reunion what better place than Douglas house !! Once again a warm welcome was waiting for us, its just like going to visit friends. The rooms where as usual finished to an amazing standard with all you need & more. After a great night together & a great nights...

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Copenhagen 50, Many thanks for your kind review, it is really appreciated. It is always lovely when we get to welcome people back for a return visit. I'm glad everyone enjoyed their overnight stay and it must have been lovely getting together with family when they are living far apart. Many thanks once again, and we hope to see...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel in September. We arrived soaking wet, we were made to feel so welcome. I am disabled and we were shown a lovely room just inside the front door, lots of space and a large bathroom. The breakfast is excellent with smoked haddock & poached egg on the menu - a Scottish classic. Should we visit...

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear 41 Dovetail, Many thanks for your lovely review, it is extremely kind of you. I'm glad you both enjoyed your stay at Douglas House and hope you were very comfortable, we use as much local produce as possible for our breakfasts including the smoked haddock. I hope to see you again some time in the future if you are...

Combe Martin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This is a really lovely place to stay we stayed here while making our way north would love to visit again spotlessly clean great breakfast lovely hosts and very nice rooms stayed with our friends who will agree with all of this.

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Paul b, Many thanks for your lovely review, it is really kind of you to take the time. I'm pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hopefully you will return again in the future as there is a lot to see and do in the area. Many thanks once again.

Driffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Just returned from 4 night stay at Douglas House. The place is lovely - spotlessly clean, totally relaxing, warm and comfortable with so many thoughtful little touches right down to the butter curls in the little covered pot at breakfast, no foil-wrapped catering portions here!!! And the breakfasts are very, very good with so much choice. Linda and John are...

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear 772wendy, I can't thank you enough for your lovely review, I really appreciate it. I'm glad you enjoyed your break with us at Douglas House and I'm really pleased that you felt relaxed and welcome as that is what we aim to do, you were a very easy guest to cater for, and we would be very pleased to...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely stay and for the great breakfast! Douglas House is run by the lovely Linda, who has great local knowledge. The room was really clean and cosy complete with tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. Thanks again and thanks for our upgrade. Beci & Adam

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Beci & Adam, Many thanks for your lovely review, I was so pleased you enjoyed your stay and was able to upgrade you both to the superior double, you are such a lovely couple and were an absolute joy to have to stay. Hope you enjoyed your time on Arran. Many thanks once again.

Reviewed 21 September 2016

We have recently stayed for two nights and it could have been longer.It is ideally situated for looking around this area which is lovely.Linda and John are the perfect hosts.Our room was very welcoming with everything we needed with a good bathroom.Breakfasts were great with plenty of choice and local produce. There are good eateries within walking distance serving good...

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Linda H, Guest Relations Manager at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear Jean B, Many thanks for your very kind review, it is really good of you. I'm glad you both enjoyed your stay with us at Douglas House, we try to make everyone feel at home and you were a pleasure to have. We hope you will return at some point in the future and look forward to seeing you...

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We booked this for a stop-over between Stranraer and Northumberland, influenced by great reviews on TA, and couldn't have been more pleased that we did. One night was not enough time to really appreciate this spotless and so comfortable B&B, with such thoughtful things in the room - cafetiere and fresh coffee, quality herbal teas, mints, fudge, nice toiletries -...

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Linda H, Owner at Douglas House, responded to this review

Dear batandball2016, Many thanks for writing your lovely review, it is really kind of you. I'm glad you enjoyed your stopover with us and I'm glad you appreciated all the little touches in the bedroom. Sorry I couldn't help the weather, hopefully we will be able to welcome you back to Douglas House again sometime in the future. Many thanks...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our early nineteenth century townhouse offers comfortable, stylish accommodation close to the centre of Castle Douglas and within easy reach of the stunning coastal and hillside scenery of South West Scotland. Generous sized bedrooms with modern en-suite facilities, together with good food and a warm welcome ensure a memorable stay. Wheelchair accessible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Douglas House

Address: 63 Queen Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1HS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Castle Douglas
Price Range: €83 - €95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Douglas House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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Douglas House Castle Douglas, Scotland
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