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North West Castle Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Spa
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
3 Star Hotel
Traditional town centre hotel
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Location and contact
Portrodie, Stranraer DG9 8EH, Scotland
64 km to Belfast City Airport
28 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Not a good hotel very dirty my room had a very bad smell won't be back . Everything about the hotel needs up dating . Evening meals not to bad but that's the only positive about this hotel. Also wifi did not work .More

Thank Stephen G
Response from TheMcMillanFamily, Owner at North West Castle HotelResponded 9 December 2016

Hi Mr Greenwood We are sorry to hear that you have a bad impression of the hotel, but we are puzzled by some of your comments. We have placed a note in your room requesting that you make contact with Management to discuss them. We...More

Reviewed 6 December 2016

This hotel looked promising in the pics online etc. But its basically a 1970's hotel with a lot to be done to bring it up even to 3*. We didn't get much information on checking in. Not even on how to access pool or how...More

Thank Hazelmct
Response from TheMcMillanFamily, Owner at North West Castle HotelResponded 14 December 2016

Hi Hazelmct We are sorry you were disappointed by your recent stay. We are aware that some public areas and guest rooms at the hotel are rather old fashioned and we have a programme in place to bring them up to date. Our newly refurbished...More

Reviewed 4 December 2016

We've gone once or twice a year for an evening meal, but this time we opted for DB&B. The room and breakfast were very good but the dinner was lamentable. At one time, there was an a la carte and a table d'hote and a...More

Thank Lindum20C
Response from TheMcMillanFamily, Owner at North West Castle HotelResponded 8 December 2016

Dear Lindum20c Thank you for the kind comments about our friendly and enthusiastic young staff. We were sorry to hear you didn’t enjoy your most recent dinner at North West Castle, having enjoyed previous ones so much. Our two menus are both very much in...More

Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

This a comfortable and pleasant hotel although a bit dated. The rooms are a good size and have good facilities, however the trouser press in my room didn't work. The staff were very friendly and very helpful. The pool area is nice but again the...More

Thank EldoH
Reviewed 27 November 2016

had to leave as member of family was sick, so unable to take breakfast and meal Staff were very good and I had no charge only lost my deposit. Will definitely use this hotel again as this shows excellent customer care. Had similar problem at...More

Thank Hugh K
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Babysitting
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$97 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$97 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (16)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Alex B
23 April 2018|
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Response from Susy M | Property representative |
We are a family of dog lovers, so there is no charge for dogs to stay in the hotel, they are allowed in guest bedrooms but should not be left unaccompanied. As a courtesy to other guests, we do not allow dogs in our bar or... More
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Mary W
28 July 2015|
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Response from Janet M |
The entry to the swimming pool is by graduated steps and has a railing on each side. Would you be able to contact the Hotel to clarify your existing booking details, thank you Sandra.
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"Not sure really, they have a book they have published about the family who own it. Worth purchasing and a..."
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"They all seem pretty much standard, but good."
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"Only stay in room 24 which looked out over the water."
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"ask for room with view our view was not good at back."
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