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“A step back in time in the heart of Dumfries”
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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

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Very good - based on 19 reviews
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Gillian S
2 reviews
“A step back in time in the heart of Dumfries”
Reviewed 23 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Perfectly located in a lovely little street, yards away from town centre. Ideal base for exploring. Cottage was very clean, with everything we needed for a very relaxing few days. I visited with my mum, who loved the history of being so close to Burn's house. Cottage was very accessible and comfortable, beds were really comfy and Susan was lovely. We made a start on the Christmas shopping at Gretna gateway and enjoyed a trip down memory lane visiting Powfoot, where we holidayed every year when I was little. We both thoroughly enjoyed our stay, thank you again Susan

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
26 Oct 2017
Gillian thank you for your lovely feedback. We love the fact that oor wee hoose is on such an historic street. We celebrate Burns Night there when we can! We are very happy you had such an enjoyable stay and that you were comfortable and enjoyed being so close to the town centre.
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newcastle upon tyne
Reviewed 15 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Your age range 65+
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
17 Sep 2017
Dorothy, we are so glad you had a great week and that we were able to make your stay comfortable. Thank you for your positive feedback.
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tiggy918
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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“Ideal location”
Reviewed 3 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Situated in the centre of town, but in a quiet location - handy if you are without a car, like we were. Owners very helpful, property was good value for money.

Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
5 Jun 2017
Thank you Anita. We are glad you and your friends found Burns Street convenient for your sight-seeing and walking.
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Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
15 Apr 2017
Fay, we are glad you liked our little south-west corner of Scotland. Very much undiscovered, we feel. We will be very happy to welcome you and your family back again.
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silver039
salou
2 reviews
“perfectly wonderful”
Reviewed 18 March 2017 for a stay in March 2017

All the previous reviews have been spot on. The location is just perfect, parking no problem even with a ford ranger pick-up to park. The house itself was so clean and welcoming as was Susan,who we both knew would not be intrusive, but on the other hand would always be there at the end of a call if needed for absolutely anything. If I could comment as a dog owner about the property, is that being in the heart of the town centre was no problem at all, as is described by the owners the house is literally five minutes walk from the lovely dock park, and another ten minutes takes you to a really lovely walk up the nith river to Kingholm Quay, which was a total surprise as we did not know it existed. it really is unusual to find a holiday let that if you wanted you could just park the car walk the dogs, go for a drink in the dog friendly pubs and then get a take away on the way home.The surrounding areas of Dumfries are really stunning. There are some lovely coastal havens such as Rockliff and Kippford which again were a wee surprise.Only wish that it had been longer then three days, but having said that we have stayed in some places for at least a week and have not enjoyed or felt as refreshed as we did staying at Burns Street. All in all house, location,atmosphere, amenities PERFECT. We will surely return at hopefully some time soon. All in all this house is perfect for any type of break that you are looking for. Thank you Susan and Brian for letting us rent your property, we really appreciated it,


The Gallaghers, and the two spaniels

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
19 Mar 2017
Thank you, May, for your words of appreciation. We are so happy that you like what we like about about Burns Street - it is so handy! We are also glad you managed to find some of the lovely places nearby. They are quiet and unspoilt. We'd love to welcome you both (and the spaniels) back again.
Susan and Brian
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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
“Lovely well equiped semi-detached cottage.”
Reviewed 17 March 2017 for a stay in March 2017

Two bedroomed cottage close to town (2 minute walk)to pedestrianised town centre.Burns trail very interesting and Dumfries itself is a very friendly town with a proliferation of eating establishments to suit all tastes.I especially recommend Cavens where the food is first class as is the service.Lovely walk along whitesands by the river.Very welcoming host who after a quick guide leaves you to enjoy your stay.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
19 Mar 2017
Dear Ray,
Thank you so much for your kind words and for taking the time to tell us what you think of Dumfries. We are really glad you had a good stay.
Susan and Brian
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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
“Nice and cosy”
Reviewed 3 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Brian was welcoming and very helpful and Susan it was nice they left milk and tea for us and it was well equipt, the house was lovely and warm and comfortable and very clean , would stay again Terry Marie and Lisa

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
5 Mar 2017
Thank you Terry. We are glad that you and Marie and Lisa found the house warm, comfortable and clean. We hope to welcome you again to Burns Street.
Susan and Brian
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