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Fernlea Guest House

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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

This hotel was absolutely amazing. Everything was immaculate. Nothing was too much trouble. Would recommend this establishment to anyone. The only negative if there was one was that it was a bit out of the way, but this should not prevent anyone going there. Would give this hotel 9 out of 5.

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3Thank Bobcutler
Wirral
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Fernlea is located on Lewis Street, one of the main roads running south from the town centre. Though Stranraer itself is rather run-down, and badly needs a major effort to develop new facilities for visitors, Fernlea is a bright spot which deservedly earns a high approval rating. WIth an awesome breakfast menu, tidy well-appointed and spacious rooms, secure parking at...

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2Thank WirralChesterdraws
Rochdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2015

We stayed for one night here before boarding the ferry to Belfast. What a fantastic stay it was. Our room, although small, had every amenity and was very comfortable. The modern shower room was immaculate - I don't think it had been used before, it looked brand new. Never seen one so clean!!! Breakfast was a delight and the hosts...

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3Thank cbx6lynne
Mold, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Actually it was more than home from home because Lynn makes the best porridge ever! We were given a very warm welcome when we arrived. Lynn showed us to our room (no 5) which was delightful. Beautifully decorated and comfortable with a large en suite. All the extras in the bathroom and the hospitality tray made our 4 day stay...

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2Thank margeves
Kempsey, Australia
Reviewed 16 May 2015

When my wife and arrived at Fernlea for a 2 nights stay we were met at the front door by Lynn, who with her husband Kenny are the owners of this Bed and Breakfast / Guesthouse. From the moment we met her, Lynn could not do enough for us. We stayed in room #5 at the top of the stairs....

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3Thank Neale O
Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2015

I really felt like I messed these lovely people around - with changing sates and then asking about parking etc.., but they didn't once grumble. Rooms are lovely and very clean. Breakfast was superb Cycles stored safely. Even called local restaurant to arrange a meal for us. Thank you very much

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2Thank McKimboFamily
Northallerton
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Stayed here one night on a cycle touring holiday. Bikes safely stored in garage. We had a large twin room with comfy beds, good TV, wifi, tea and coffee, etc. Small ensuite bathroom in corner with good large shower. Plenty of big white towels. Breakfast was excellent with porridge and a full Scottish plateful. Easy walk into town centre; leisure...

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2Thank noryorkie
Colne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Stayed for two nights last week ,lovely warm welcome ,homely and friendly ,rooms a good size and spotlessly clean .Breakfast was superb with good quality products ,served on Denby tableware.Owners lovely people and very accommodating .Would definately stay here again .

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2Thank Heather O
San Diego, California
Reviewed 23 August 2014

The Fernlea Guest House is located well to catch the ferry ... just ten minutes up the road. The house is on a large gated property. We stayed in a second floor corner room. The room was of adequate size ... and furnished in a homey decor ... with a nice view over the back yard and neighborhood. The bathroom...

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2Thank TravelerPromise
Dumfries, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Stayed for one night after attending a wedding which started at 1pm. Lynn was really helpful and offered us an early check in at 11am so we could drop our luggage off and get changed on our way to the wedding venue to save travelling in our wedding garb! She was really friendly and gave us a warm welcome. The...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4 Star bed and breakfast in Stranraer. This detached Victorian villa has been owned by the Drysdale family since 1997 and had been tastefully upgraded. A beautiful B & B offering a high standard of accommodation. Bedrooms boast Laura Ashley decor and Dorma bedding for that extra special feel. Fernlea offers a free private car park for guests. All rooms offer en-suite facilities with towels and flannels provided. Each room has flat screen digital TV, hospitality tray with hot chocolate, biscuits, tea and coffee. Only 5 minutes walk to the town centre and perfect for ferries to Northern Ireland. A non-smoking bed and breakfast. Free wi-fi in public areas upon request. The village of Cairnryan is only a 10 minute drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fernlea Guest House

Address: Fernlea Lewis Street, Stranraer DG9 7AQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Stranraer
Price Range: $98 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Fernlea Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“room 5 spacious and to the back, nice and quiet”
angelinurpocket, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“I don't think there is a bad choice, but I would guess further from the the street would be quieter.”
JPB_49_13, 29 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Had a front room and it was fairly quiet”
joegal, 14 Aug 2013 | Read review
“There was six of us and all rooms were lovely and of a first class rating.”
Derlyn, 17 Jul 2013 | Read review
“just the best”
fawsley, 26 Apr 2013 | Read review
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