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Blackaddie Country House Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fine dining”(38 reviews)
“ian mcandrew”(30 reviews)
“partridge”(17 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

Ian was so welcoming and a great teacher. I feel that my cooking will progress so much after his input. The day is very busy with the morning spent prepping I made bread and biscuits and started risotto. In the evening I became part of...More

Thank Dry_limey-Baby_belle
Response from Ian M, Owner at Blackaddie Country House HotelResponded 6 July 2016

Thank you I am really glad you enjoyed your cay with us as much as we enjoyed you being here.

Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

An interesting building providing a variety of sizes and types of bedrooms and from what we experienced were well fitted out. The food was alright but not as good as we'd hoped for from what we read about the hotel on Tripadvisor. It was not...More

Thank Nigel N
Response from Ian M, Owner at Blackaddie Country House HotelResponded 1 July 2016

Sorry for any delay in service, staffing is our biggest problem and one we will always have where we are sadly. We are only very small and as such it is often difficult to meet and greet, stand and chat and get the job done...More

Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

This is the fifth time my wife and I have stayed at Blackaddie. We stay on our way as a stop off going home from the north. It is not enough to just stay for one night, we must stay at least two nights to...More

Thank Dannykimweed
Response from Ian M, Owner at Blackaddie Country House HotelResponded 1 July 2016

Thank you and please keep coming.

Reviewed 16 June 2016

Sanquhar, whilst not being the most touristy town in Scotland, is a good stopping off point for the journey up or down from the south. You can make this a very special stop by staying at Blackaddie house. We have stayed here on a number...More

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Response from Ian M, Owner at Blackaddie Country House HotelResponded 1 July 2016

Thank you for your review, late or not it is always appreciated and it is always good to welcome you back, keep coming!

Reviewed 13 June 2016

Our 8th. year and everything just keeps getting better, stayed in the wonderful, recently refurbished, Pheasant room with a view of the River Nith. As always the food was exceptional and Chef /owner Ian McAndrew has just won CIS Chef of the Year - a...More

Thank Richard L
Response from Ian M, Owner at Blackaddie Country House HotelResponded 1 July 2016

Thank you for your comments and please keep on coming!

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$230 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$230 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Dining (41)
Room & Suite (15)
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Lynne R
11 September 2017|
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Response from fatbirdnotts | Reviewed this property |
The town is adequate, and has everything you need, however, Thornhill is around 15 mins drive away, and Ayr is approx. 45 mins drive, on the way you pass through Cumnock and it has quite a few shops there, depending what... More
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Lynne R
11 September 2017|
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Response from fatbirdnotts | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is a smashing café at the top of the road, at the side of the garage/petrol station, fantastic choice and superb food, staff etc. The Nithsdale also have a restaurant up in the town and again very nice food. For... More
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LondonerE6
15 January 2017|
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Response from Ian M | Property representative |
We have a couple fo steps up to the front door and no ground floor rooms unfortunately so I sadly have to say no, very sorry.
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"Ask for a room with a view to the river"
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"We stayed in Pheasant which was spacious with a lovely modern bathroom. All rooms looked great though."
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"room with view over the river"
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"We would recommend the " Pheasant " room we stayed in."
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