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If you are into ships and boats this is a nice place to spend a little time. Fresh and open and... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Needs redevelopment

As ferries no longer use this port, the area is starting to deteriorate. With investment, it could... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
Stoke on Trent
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

If you are into ships and boats this is a nice place to spend a little time. Fresh and open and good views. Nice to walk round the harbour if nothing to do.

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 22 May 2018

As ferries no longer use this port, the area is starting to deteriorate. With investment, it could be revitalised as has been the case with other ports. One good point is that the parking is free.

Thank Kudge
Reviewed 21 September 2017

When tide is low a wonderful place to take your dog for a run as quite safe as long as they don't swim out to see after a seagull!! Lots of interesting things to see around the harbour - the RNLI Shop always worth a...More

Thank Shellbrook
Reviewed 15 September 2017

What a gem of a place small but aiming to grow much larger,excellant berth's for local and visitors to moor safely,has laundry washing facilities and shower's all spotlessly clean.A very helpful harbour master Lesley Smith nothing is too much bother for her well worth a...More

1  Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Scotland is a wonderful country and extremely beautiful but as Scott's we do not always appreciate it. Yes we go abroad for holidays for the heat but maybe we should take the time to explore the lovely friendly town of Stranraer on the South West...More

1  Thank MANZARA2011
Reviewed 25 August 2017

As part of our holiday we spent a couple of hours down at the harbour, it is no longer used by the ferry boats and has been turned over to private boaters. The calm waters in the bay mean it can be used at all...More

1  Thank Trippersrus
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We now travel over to Scotland from Belfast to Cairn Ryan Ferryport bypassing Stranraer, which used to be the port of arrival. Ferries crossed to Larne and later to Belfast from the Port of Stranraer but to save time on the crossing this has now...More

1  Thank John A
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Nice little harbour housing a mixture of leisure and fishing boats. Nice place to park up and have some fish and chips and a little stroll, weather permiting.

1  Thank Margaret c
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

What a truly fantastic and quiet place. If you want excellent restaurants, watch the sun set and tranquility you've come to the right place. This is not a kiss me quick hat venue and if you need cheap poor quality fast food I'd suggest you...More

1  Thank Martin B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The walk along the harbour is lovely. Very Clean and tidy. There is a Park situated along the harbour side.

1  Thank M P
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