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    The Merchants House

    The Merchants House Main Street, Cairnryan DG9 8QX, Scotland
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    • Excellent73%
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    • Average3%
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    Reviewed 10 February 2017

    I had four days work at Cairnryan and was so lucky to come across " The Merchants House ", What a lovely couple Alan & Fiona are, i had such a warm and friendly welcome. Give credit where it's due Fiona serves fantastic food i...More

    1  Thank peterZ4873TJ
    Response from Fiona D, Owner at The Merchants HouseResponded 23 April 2017

    Many thanks, Pete, for taking the time to post this great review. It is always lovely to welcome you back here when you are working in the village and we hope you will be back again before too long. Thanks again Fiona

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    Spent a night here last week and will definitely do so again . Lovely welcome from Alan and Fiona and much appreciated relaxing hour spent enjoying their hospitality in the bar after a long day . Comfortable bed , room had everything we needed including...More

    1  Thank Jackie E
    Response from Fiona D, Owner at The Merchants HouseResponded 3 February 2017

    Hi Jackie Many thanks for taking the time to write this lovely review. It was lovely to meet you both last week and we look forward to welcoming you again whenever you require an overnight stay in Cairnryan in the future. Thank you for also...More

    Reviewed 4 November 2016

    We arrived Saturday, October 16, 2016 via cab after dropping our rental car for one night stay. We arrived much earlier than the 4:00 check-in and were received with a warm welcome by Allan, Fiona and their son. Our room (sea view) was quickly and...More

    1  Thank Nancy C
    Response from Fiona D, Owner at The Merchants HouseResponded 3 February 2017

    Thank you so much for this fabulous review, Nancy. It was wonderful to hear that we compared so favourably against much more expensive accommodation. We very much enjoyed having you yo stay and hope that you enjoyed the rest of your trip to UK and...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2016

    A tr uthful review is difficult as we found the owners warm & friendly, However this does not make up for the missing ingredients for a Successful B.B operation. 1: comfortable bed ( not great grandmas ) 2: crisp white sheets. 3: quite room (...More

    Thank SuseaQ
    Response from 83alan, Owner at The Merchants HouseResponded 18 October 2016

    This supposedly "truthful" review is for the same room that last reviewer, Katrina, submitted review for less than two weeks ago, and also James, who reviewed it on 21st September. It is difficult to believe that this review is for the same property, never mind...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2016

    We booked our ferry trip for a Sunday without realising at the time that the car hire desk at the ferry terminal was closed on Sundays. So we then booked a night at the Merchant House to stay in Cairnryan and collect pre-booked car on...More

    1  Thank Katrina V
    Response from 83alan, Owner at The Merchants HouseResponded 5 October 2016

    Hi Katrina Thank you so much for this fabulous review. It was lovely to meet you both and we are so glad that there was a nice group of other guests in on Sunday night for good ambiance and a chat. We were so pleased...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$67 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    Grandy9244
    27 February 2017|
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    Response from Fiona D | Property representative |
    Yes, of course. The Stena terminal for ferries to Belfast is 1mile to the north of us and P&O terminal for ferries to Larne is only 1/2 mile to the south of us. There are pavements all the way to both terminals... More
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    Response from Nancy C | Reviewed this property |
    You might be able to get a cab from the ferry. If it's a nice day, you could walk, but if raining and pulling bags...not so enjoyable. FYI, for anyone dropping a Hertz rental car off, the Hertz office is no longer in... More
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    "We were on the front but not disturbed"
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    "WiFi available but slow. Likely families can stay with a little rearrangement of rooms, can be a little noisy..."
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    "No 3 for superb views"
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    "One of the best sunsets i have seen, talk about luck.."
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