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Knockinaam Lodge

TripAdvisorUS$456*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$456*
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Ayr
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Attentive Staff. Restful ambiance. When you drive into the grounds you know you are in for a treat. A friendly welcome and pre- lunch drink in the old-worldly lounge sets you up for a five star lunch / meal /stay Food to savour. We look forward to our next visit.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

At first I thought I might miss the telephone connection and poor wifi but in the end it was a wonderful blessing - we had a night away from everything and really reconnected. Lovely room, great food, fantastic night's sleep and a superb breakfast. The fact that we had great weather and sat on the grass drinking wine in the...

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UK
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Like a lot of people, my husband and I work hard all week, and at Knockinaam Lodge the owners and staff work equally hard to ensure that the hustle and bustle of the world doesn't come near you while you're in their hotel. That's what we wanted, and that's exactly what we got. The Lodge offers unaffected luxury without the...

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1Thank SarahUK13
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at this beautiful hotel for one night and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. David & Sian, proprietors, as well as all the staff are very friendly and welcoming. The service at dinner was exceptional and the cuisine first class. The location of Knockinaam is wonderful, situated in a secluded cove overlooking the Irish Sea. You can...

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We booked a short family break at the new Shingle Lodge at Knockinaam. This wonderful haven on the beach lived up to the high standard Knockinasm experience. A stunning well designed contemporary Lodge with everything we could need while also benefitting from access to Knockinaam.

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1Thank Claire R
Scotland
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Have wanted to visit this hotel for a while so was delighted to see a deal on Itison. My husband and I spent two nights in this beautiful hotel. The setting is stunning, with lovely gardens and private beach with super views over the Irish Sea. We were warmly greeted and shown to our room on arrival. Our room was...

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Glasgow
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Was looking forward to a weekend away and was delighted that the hotel had its own beach but that turned out to be grey and pretty dirty. Despite a charge for the dog I was told that he wasn't allowed in any of the public rooms and as it turned out not to be left in the room as we...

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glasgow
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Wanted to visit for years as friends used to go there. Bought as an Itison deal and paid an extra £50 for a super sea view. Lovely building in a fab location. Loved the decor with all the original features. We were met by Ross who couldn't do enough for us. Our room had no heating when we arrived although...

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1Thank glasgowsundown
Edinburgh
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Small country hotel style with friendly, yet unobtrusive staff. Locations is stunning, with effectively a private beach. Room was comfortable, as were bar and lounge before and after meal. Great selection of single malts with an extensive priced catalogue for you to peruse and select from. We ate there on both nights of our stay (part of the special offer...

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2Thank EPS2000
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I went for two nights as part of promotion which was in particular food orientated. We had a lovely sea view room and enjoyed the log fire and pre dinner drinks in particular. We were extremely pleased with the whole organisation and presentation of the dinner in a very charming dining room. The food itself was of...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Knockinaam Lodge is an extended Victorian house set in an idyllic cove with its own pebble beach surrounded by 30 acres of delightful grounds and was the location for a meeting between Churchill and General Eisenhower in World War II. Today, a warm welcome is assured from the proprietors and their committed team, and much emphasis is placed on providing a sophisticated but intimate home-from-home experience. There are just ten individually designed suites and our award wining restaurant provides a daily-changing four-course set menu which showcases the best local produce available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knockinaam Lodge

Address: Portpatrick DG9 9AD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Portpatrick
Price Range: €295 - €404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Knockinaam Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Knockinaam Hotel Portpatrick
Knockinaam Lodge Portpatrick, Scotland
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“We loved west for the fabulous view!”
TravellingMacA, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“We had small room in eaves and was great but believe there are bigger rooms but the West room was more than adequate.”
Mentalmags, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sea view room”
glasgowsundown, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“For longer days, probably worth paying extra for a sea view - not so much value in winter.”
EPS2000, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Glen - no view of the sea but a very comfortable bed and bathroom.”
Tchouli, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
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