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Elgin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Warm & friendly welcome throughout our stay. Very comfortable and excellent breakfast. Centrally situated for Outlet Village and Old Blacksmith Shop & complex. Easy walk to local hotel where good food at reasonable price is available. Thanks to Cath & Steve.

1Thank Ivor B
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed here on a Lands End to John O'Groats cycle and the owners were very welcoming. They stored our bikes and couldn't have been more helpful. Comfy beds, clean room and a great breakfast. Would definitely stay again.

1Thank 1987xyz
Reviewed 25 April 2015

We stayed here for our wedding in April 2015. Cath took excellent care of us and upgraded our room on arrival. As vegans, we were well catered for at breakfast, too. We would definitely stay here again and can thoroughly recommend it!

1Thank Faith G
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Second vist a few weeks ago. Steve and Cath were so friendly! Nothing to much trouble and everything so clean and fresh. Breakfast was delicious. It is in a very good location, easy to find and with ample parking.

Thank Michael H
Ampthill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Stayed here for the two nights due to a close friend getting married in Gretna. Such a charming find. The owners are so welcoming and friendly. The room was so clean and fresh with a lovely homely, modern touch. The breakfasts were delicious and plentiful. I felt right at home here and would recommend this lovely bed and breakfast to...

Thank Cocktailchic84
Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Stayed here for one night on our way back home to Dundee. What a find. It was spotlessly clean and the room we stayed in had everything you could wish for. There was a lovely choice at breakfast and everything is freshly cooked and nicely presented. Would definitely stay again.

Thank Sairfecht
Abergele, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2015

My husband and I stayed here for two nights, to attend a wedding at the "old blacksmiths shop". We found this to be about 5 to 10 minute walk from here. After a warm welcome from Cath, we were shown to room 1. Top marks for comfort, cleanliness and those little added extras . For example, proper mugs in our...

1Thank Diane M
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2015

My wife and I stayed at Alexander House last night (19/02/15) and were given a warm welcome by Steve and Cath. Excellent hosts, very clean, comfortable and excellent breakfast. Highly recommended and would definitely stay again. We were driving from Crewe to Cairnryan and this made for an excellent stopover, as the guest house is located just off the A75/M6...

1Thank Andrew D
Gosport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2014

We stayed for four nights in Nov 2014. The welcome was warm and friendly. Steve and Cath were the perfect hosts and most helpful. If you arrive at Gretna by train you have the station a very short distance away however you will not be disturbed by any noise. The rooms are clean and spotless with very comfortable beds. breakfast...

1Thank Steve1959352
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2014

My wife and I stayed here last night (2/11/14) on our way back from the north of Scotland. What can I say......SPOTLESS & cosy, with a VERY warm welcome when we arrived. Will be staying here again. Very easy to find in Gretna.

3Thank Mark P

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Excellent Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in the heart of Gretna Green, four ground floor bedrooms, all en-suite with shower. Three Double rooms, one twin/kingsize, single rates also available. Free, off road private parking. All rooms have Freeview, Flatscreen Colour TV, Tea & Coffee Tray, Hairdrier, Radio. Free WIFI throughout the house. Breakfast to suit all tastes, served in our quirky, garden view dining room. Choose from Full English, Full Scottish, Vegetarian or Smoked Salmon & Scrambled Eggs. Packed breakfast & Packed lunches also available by prior arrangement. We also have our own taxi service which you can book in advance for your wedding party, station or airport pick up/drop off, or a day trip out around the area - priority for our guests is given.Good base to tour from into the Lakes or Hadrians Wall or further into Dumfries & Galloway. We are close to all the wedding venues and larger hotels, churches and Blacksmiths Shop, Gretna Gateway Outlet Shopping Village and Gretna Green Railway Station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alexander House

Address: Alexander House Glasgow Road, Gretna Green DG16 5DU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Gretna Green
Price Range: $92 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Alexander House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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