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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we were attending a wedding on the 16th march the staff could not have been any nicer and helpful to us all a special thanks to Margaret in the bar for putting up with us it was a great day the meal was lovely and the breakfast were too the wedding chapel was lovely as were the grounds great place...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Used this place as a half way house en route to Inverness. Friendly reception, basic but comfy room, decent food, good service overall, wouldn't want more than a night here but would definitely use it again if I was passing.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I got married here and what a magical day it was ! Very clean , very welcoming ,there's like little bungalows to stay in and there lovely , everything you need can be arranged , definately recommend people to get married here !

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Kirstymike Thank you very much for the wonderful review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your time in our care and wish you many happy years together. Graham Smith - General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our wedding at this venue and it surpassed all our expectations even though we chose the budget package. The bridal suite was great with the Jacuzzi bath and probably the most powerful shower i've ever experienced. Sound system could be updated so guests can make the most of the speaker system in the room and bathroom. We ate...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Colin S Thank you for the kind review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your time in our care and that you have commented so positively. It's always great when we surpass our guests' expectations. Graham Smith - General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

We got married here on February 18th. From the moment we arrived it was perfect. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff. The bridal suite was beautiful with the chocolates and sparkling wine a nice touch. We were made to feel so special by everyone. On the day of the wedding, the organisation was second to none, the room...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Paula W Thank you very much for leaving such a kind review. I'm thrilled you enjoyed so many aspects of our offering and found our staff to be helpful and organised. Wishing you all the best for the future. Graham Smith - General Manager

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived on 9th Feb with my daughter for my wedding on 10th Feb at 2.30pm. I just want to say a huge thank you to everybody at the Mill Forge that made our Wedding Day a day we will never forget. You were all so lovely and helpful. Special thanks to the following: Jamie – who was my wedding planner...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Margaret P Thank you for taking the time to write such a comprehensive and gracious review. It's wonderful to see that you enjoyed your time in our care and that you found our staff and the other attending services to be so friendly and helpful. We look forward to welcoming you back for those weekend breaks. Graham Smith -...

Kilwinning, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about our experience was 1st class from start to finish. The staff were amazing they are friendly helpful and go above and beyond. The rooms are great especially the bridal suite. The small touches are amazing such as the fizz on arrival, the chocolates and the shot glasses which will always remind us of our special day. I stayed...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Tracyallison Many thanks for leaving such a kind review. I'm delighted with all your positive comments on the various aspects of your stay with us. Wishing you many happy years together. Graham Smith - General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 1 night to pay registrar etc for our upcoming wedding. Hotel is lovely . Rooms were very nice , very good shower. We ate breakfast and evening meal and both were excellent. All staff were very helpful. Can't wait to go back in may for my wedding.

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Jasminjoel Thank you so much for your lovely review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back for your wedding. Graham Smith - General Manager

Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have just returned from a wedding at Mill Forge, throughout our stay it has excelled itself, all the staff are attentive and nothing is too much trouble, I had the recommended hair and make up stylist prior to the wedding whom both did an amazing job! The rooms are clean with an amazing variety of sizes to accommodate every...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear Sally F Thank you very much for your kind review. I'm thrilled with your positive comments on so many aspects of your time in our care. Wishing you all the best for the future Graham Smith - General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wedding day 02/03/2017. Arrived at the Mill Forge the day prior to wedding, on arrival the first impression of the courtyard and surrounding buildings were beautiful. Things got even better, when entering reception we were warmly greeted by the staff, who were very helpful and put us at ease. The bridal suite was amazing, complimentary champagne on ice and chocolates...

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TheMillForge, General Manager at The Mill Forge, responded to this review

Dear William a Thank you very much for taking the time to leave such a kind review. I'm delighted with your comments on our accommodation, meals, the wedding services and of course our staff. Wishing you many happy years together Graham Smith - General Manager

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With thirty-three en suite bedrooms, a private wedding ceremony venue, three functions rooms, restaurant & bar and stunning gardens, The Mill Forge is an ideal location for Gretna Green weddings. Tourists and passing business travellers are also welcome. We have easy access from the A74(M) from both north and south. carriageways. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mill Forge

Address: Kirkpatrick Fleming DG11 3BQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Kirkpatrick Fleming
Price Range: $85 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Mill Forge 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Mill Forge Lockerbie
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