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The Thistle Inn

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Welcome to The Thistle Inn, your Stranraer “home away from home.” The Thistle Inn aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year. Free wifi is offered to guests. For travellers arriving by car, there is free parking. While you’re here, be sure to check out some of the Chinese restaurants, including Sun Kai, Hong Kong City Restaurant, and Sun Kai, all of which are a short distance from The Thistle Inn. Looking to explore? Then look no further than Ryan centre stranraer (0.3 km), Castle Of St John (0.3 km), and RSPB Mull of Galloway (0.7 km), which are some popular Stranraer attractions – all conveniently located within walking distance of the small hotel. The Thistle Inn puts the best of Stranraer at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Public Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Full view
75Somewhat walkable
Grade: 75 out of 100
33Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
11Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews chalet style basic room after reading some of the reviews free wifi tea and coffee shower gel early ferry bed was comfortable warm welcome an overnight stay port patrick karaoke locals motorcycle key
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic little place at the back of the Thistle inn. Little chalet like rooms all self contained. Good ensuite. Excellent parking. Friendly owners. The room was big enough & very clean. The bed was comfortable. The WiFi worked great. It’s two minutes to nearby town...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank willshields
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Very friendly, and helpful people, and very clean accommodation. Advised us where to find local amenities, which are all in easy walking distance to shops, restaurants, and harbour. Also very convenient for ferries.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Christine C
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

As most I checked the reviews before I left but as a last minute thing and availability we went for it anyway. I'm so glad I did! Yes on arrival the Main Street the thistle inn is situated looks a little rough around the edges...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank heleningram1
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Had an overnight stay, the thistle is is very clean and comfortable we had a lovely night away. Thanks for all there help on loosing a set of keys that they found and are returning them. Thank you so much

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank susanconnolly85sc
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

When we arrived at the Thistle inn we were very skeptical. Looks a bit tired from the outside. The room was ok for one night. Basic but functional. Good hot shower but make sure u don't open the bathroom door as the steam sets the...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank sarahmQ2899KE
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"cannot believe there are any good rooms"
marianm93
15 Jan 2017
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"choose a better Inn to stay at."
michaeldC3499AW
3 Sep 2016
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"Look. Else where"
jimrE1068VD
7 Aug 2016
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"The annexe at the rear, all rooms the same"
Lawmand
25 Jul 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$59 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandStranraer
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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