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See why so many travellers make The Old Shop their bed and breakfast of choice when visiting Dumfries. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a charming setting with an array of amenities designed for travellers like you. Nearby landmarks such as Caerlaverock Castle (6.6 km) and Mabie Farm Park (12.0 km) make The Old Shop a great place to stay when visiting Dumfries. The Old Shop offers free breakfast, which will help make your Dumfries trip additionally gratifying. The Old Shop makes getting online easy, with free wifi. And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests. While you’re here, be sure to check out some of the pubs, including The Steamboat Inn, The Paul Jones Hotel, and The Swan Kingholm Quay, all of which are a short distance from The Old Shop. Plus, during your trip, don’t forget to check out some of the popular amusement parks, such as Dino Park and Dalscone Farm Fun. At The Old Shop, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Dumfries.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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We had three rooms all ensuite two with excellent views one over Carse bay. Susan and George are great hosts and breakfast is really nice and cooked whilst you watch on. Our collie fully enjoyed his stay too. The summerhouse in the garden overlooks the beach and it set up so
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What a brilliant find. Absolutely delightful 2 night stay for myself as a first time solo traveller and my dog. Warm, welcoming attentive hosts, beautifully appointed bedroom with welcome addition of a small fridge. Fantastic breakfast and lovely pub a very short stroll down the
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Lovely spot. Sat and watched the sea and shifting sands from the summer house. Breakfast lovely. We'll be back. The welcome was warm and really thoughtful. Loved the trip to the museum. Stayed in caravan which was very well equipped.
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I have nothing but praise go this little home on the banks of the Solway Firth. A lovely welcome, great room, extremely comfortable mattress, dog friendly and a superb breakfast in the family kitchen. Couldn't ask for anything more, you are doing a great job. I nearly forgot to
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Response from Susan D, Owner at The Old Shop
Responded 8 May 2018
Thanks very much for your kind comments Kevin.We look forward to seeing you both again. Best wishes Susan
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Excellent views, great quiet location, super room and facilities, and attentive, informative, friendly hosts. Lovely couple of days walking in surrounding area, and the advantage of a local pub just along the road. Pity about the weather..................
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The Old Shop Bedroom
The Old Shop bath
The Old Shop view from the room
"The front double has fab views over the bay. The twin over the hills."
"rooms on the front overlook the sea"
"grond floor room gives access to rear garden"
"great guest house to stay"
"King-sized on the ground floor. Sea views upstairs."
US$84 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomScotlandDumfries
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