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Flintshire, Wales
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Working away on business I stayed and dined at The Townhead Hotel. The food was lovely, the rooms were impeccable only topped by the fantastic service and hospitality, at last a hotel that's got it right. Top marks would definitely recommend.

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir Thank you so very much for your lovely review. We will always do our very best to make our guests feel welcomed, and part of the family. Hope that we will see you again soon. Regards Stephen & Staff

Sheffield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here 24th January on a business trip Really nice room which looks quite new, great staff who can't do enough for you and food excellent. I would not consider staying anywhere else in Lockerbie now.

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. It is great to read that you wouldn't stay anywhere else in Lockerbie, and we certainly look forward to seeing you again very soon. Regards Stephen & Staff

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Well. First of all I'd like to start with a huge thank you to Stephen and his team. We had a great stay once again. Food is lovely. Drinks are reasonably priced. If you are lucky enough to book a room to stay, then you certainly won't be disappointed with the breakfast either. See you again. Thank you. Linsey and...

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Guys Lovely to see you both up with us again this year, and bringing your parents along with you. Hope that we will see yous again very soon. Best wishes Stephen & Staff

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Fab place warm clean friendly. Food excellent. Locals all really nice. Fair prices on bar and restaurant. Staff helpful and friendly. Hopefully do it again next year. Nothing more I can say Apart from don't go anywhere else this is the best.

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Tracey Thank you for your kind review. We would love to see you back again for Hogmanay, so drop us a call and we will get you booked in! Regards Stephen & Team

Lockerbie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This is first time here today even though we stay local. The food was fantastic in a very lovely setting with friendly and efficient waiting staff. Safe to say it won't be the last time we come here even if it is just for drinks. I would highly recommend a visit.

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Scott Thank you for taking the time to leave your review after your first visit to the Townhead Hotel. It was lovely to meet you both, and we hope that you enjoyed your birthday. See you both again soon. Best wishes and Merry Christmas Stephen & Staff

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 5 December 2016

My son and I visited Lockerbie for only 1 day and needed a place to stay. Found the Townhead Hotel online, it looked nice, and we booked it. However, little did we know the **WONDERFUL SURPRISE** that awaited us! Read on... The rooms are not only clean, they are spotless! We had everything we needed and more. Even better than...

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was great to meet both you and your son, and so sorry that your wife and daughter were unable to come along with you on this visit. We hope that you will visit us again here, and I can confirm that Elvis is alive and kicking!! Regards and best wishes...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here as we got married at Gretna Green. The room was beautiful. Immaculately clean and lots of little touches. The staff were amazingly friendly as we're the locals of Lockerbie. Nothing was too much trouble for Steven and the rest of his great team who work so hard especially Angela and Leanne.....Thanks everyone for the card, flowers and...

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Guys, Heyyyyyyy so nice to hear from the newly wedded couple, and it was such a real pleasure to meet you both, and to make sure your day was special for you both. We really hope that you will come back to see us, and we wish you both many years of happiness together. Best wishes and Happy Christmas...

London, U.K.
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Breaking a drive back from the Hebrides to London, this seemed an obvious overnight stop given all the positive recent reviews. All I can really do is confirm the key elements mentioned repeatedly by others: an incredibly warm welcome from Stephen and all the staff (despite arriving at 7.30 pm on a Saturday night); a spotlessly clean comfortable room; a...

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review of your stay with us. It is great to read that you were made to feel welcome, as this is always our aim. You had a really long journey even to get to Lockerbie, so it was nice for us to make sure that you were then able...

Reviewed 15 November 2016

The rooms are clean and comfortable. A little noise percolated up from the bar below but it wasn't too bad and ended early. The food, both breakfast and dinner, was very good. Eating in small towns in Scotland can be a risky proposition, but this hotel was great. The staff are very friendly and make you feel at home. I...

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Stephen M, Manager at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Paul Thank you for your kind words. I am glad that everything was ok for you, and my apologies for any noise which reverberated from the bar area, however we do always try our very best to keep any noise to a minimum, and always make sure that music etc is always turned off in time to allow our...

Reviewed 5 November 2016

Had an overnight stay in the most comfortable of rooms. The bed was the best hotel bed I've ever had. Actually slept! The shower room was small but perfectly formed and fully equipped. Lovely extra touches everywhere. Would definitely stay again if I,m in the area. All that aside, the staff were fab, so helpful and on the ball. Food...

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Stephen M, Owner at Townhead Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Annie So nice of you to leave your lovely review. We are all thrilled to read that everything was good with your overnight stay with us here at the Townhead Hotel, and even more importantly that you thought the bed was the best hotel bed you have ever had......that is brilliant to hear. We always do our best, and...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Townhead Hotel Bar Restaurant
Townhead Hotel Bar Restaurant
Cuisines: Italian, Bar, European, British, Pub, Scottish
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Townhead Hotel has been awarded the TripAdvisor "Certificate of Excellence Award" for 2014, 2015, and 2016 for our continuous top ratings from our customers. We have also been awarded the AA 2 Star award of Accreditation, and also a 3 Star award from the Scottish Tourism, along with the Good Hotel Award for 2015, and also the Silver in Best Bar None Awards Scotland. These are awards which have never been accredited to this hotel before. We are a family owned and run hotel, which has been recently refurbished. Situated 1 mile off junctions 17 and 18 of the M74 motorway, the Townhead Hotel offers you a warm welcome, good food, and a friendly atmosphere. It is the ideal stopping point for Golfing and Fishing trips. We work closely with both Lockerbie and Lochmaben Golf clubs, and we are able to offer deals on B&B with Golfing included. We are also able to speak with the local fishing clubs and put our guests on the right path for exciting fishing days. Our bar comes with many beers, wines, and spirits, and is equiped with a full SKY and BT Sports package showing all major sports, including horse racing.Free wifi is also available. Our restaurant offers good fresh home cooked food, with all ingredients locally sourced and produced. All bedrooms are en-suite and have tea/coffee making facilities, along with freeview television, and a telephone. For your comfort all rooms come with a nice fluffy dressing gown for use during your stay. All our staff are fully trained, and are available at any time to assist you, should the need arise. Our aim is to maintain a high standard, and to make sure that you, the customer enjoy your stay with us. It is the ideal place to stay if you are looking for a break away from the usual city breaks, in a lovely area of South West Scotland. Our motto is: The Townhead Hotel is run by our family, for yours! Golfing Packages available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Townhead Hotel

Address: Townhead Street, Lockerbie DG11 2AG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Lockerbie
Price Range: £56 - £85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Townhead Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“We had room 2, don't know how it compares to the others. Comfortable tho'.”
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“Not a lot of rooms to choose from and the hotel is on a main street although not all that busy.”
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“A room at the rear”
 of 5 bubbles angusirving, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The whole hotel is very quiet”
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“Rooms overlooking the Garage forecourt have been reported as occasionally noisy.”
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