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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2012

following a recent stay with Ian and Ruth at the blue peter hotel we have to say it was excellent great hosts and food couldn't ask for better hospitality. Hilary,Andy and Neil p.s. ask to see snowy the chicken !!!! all the best to them all !!!!

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Selby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2012

Stayed here on our way to Ireland with my family in July 2012 and had a great time. Brilliant food cooked by Ruth and REAL ALE! served by the ever congenial Ian. This Hotel /pub/ restaurant does not have nor does it need a deep fat fryer. - Perfect. Clean hotel with 2 bars and gets busy as it is...

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Thank chepwinjo
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2012

we stayed at the blue peter on 24th june 2012 for one night as were on a business "rekkY". We had one double room for wify and me, and our mate stayed in a twin room alone. The rooms are not modern, but spotless clean, and the welcome from Ian and Ruth was very warm,,,, the breakfast in the morning...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2012

Ian and Ruth are top drawer Hosts! Food superb. Rooms comfy and tidy. Lots to see in the area and theres loads of intresting wee characters to be found close by, Very Rare to get so close to these wee fellas and their on the back doors step!!! Amazing. Myself and 2 others stayed here while working in the area...

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Thank Manus C
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2012

me and my wife booked in at the blue peter hotel for 3 nights liked it that much we stayed another night, Ruth and Ian are very welcoming they couldn’t do enough for us, the place is spotlessly clean . the food was first class , the breakfast was great got all the usual serials , juice toast and the...

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Thank dale b
Scotland
Reviewed 17 March 2012

a very warm welcome by staff and the open fire. Atmosphere was brilliant as was the decor. The menu was very food - though there were no fish dishes. I had slow cooked dice lamb - it was excellent. As was the gammon steak and steak pie which my two friends enjoyed. Deserts were very tempting - so ihad sticky...

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Thank Craghopper318
kilmarnock
Reviewed 18 April 2011

Just had an overnight stay with my son and friends for a golf weekend and i would recommend any small party to try this wee hotel out.Although the rooms were small they were very clean,the staff were very friendly as were the local darts and doms players.The bar was good and the food was excellent.Never saw Ian but Ruth certainly...

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Thank magooKilmarnock
Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2011

We stayed for three nights and I can honestly say that I've never felt more welcome or been looked after so well. Ruth and Ian are friendly and helpful. Our rooms were warm and comfortable. The food was delicious and there was plenty of choice. It's a fantastic place to stay for anyone considering a birdwatching holiday or short break,...

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Thank Carmal_9
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2010

We have stayed at many locations throughout the country but none more welcoming than here. Ruth and Ian are more than happy to recieve you and bend over backwards to make sure that all your needs are met. The food and service are second to none, providing a range of homecooked comforting food prepared by Ruth's fair own hands. Ian...

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Thank missy6675
Cheshire
Reviewed 19 August 2010

We had a fantastic stay at the Blue Peter. The hotel is spotlessly clean and full of intersting collectables which we admired whilst sampling some real ale. In the morning we sat and watched a flurry of birds from our bedroom window and lost count of the species we spotted. If you stay on Tuesday evening they have a pub...

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  • Bar/Lounge
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Additional Information about The Blue Peter Hotel

Address: 23 Main Street | Kirkcolm, Stranraer DG9 0NL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Stranraer
Price Range: $98 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“A room at the back”
 of 5 bubbles C9797MAchristineg, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Ask for room number 2”
 of 5 bubbles kevinr652, 1 Jun 2014 | Read review
“just stay here its great”
 of 5 bubbles 356andrewh356, 23 Sep 2012 | Read review
“dont miss the breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles tone2711, 26 Jun 2012 | Read review
“i did not stay at the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Craghopper318, 17 Mar 2012 | Read review
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