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“Home from home in a beautiful Portpatrick”
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The Post House, Main Street, Portpatrick
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The Post House, Main Street, Portpatrick
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Very good
35 reviews
The Post House, Main Street, Portpatrick
Yard
Yard & Seating area
Kitchen
Kitchen area
Hall & Stairs
Double bedroom
Double Bedroom
En-suite for Double Bedroom with walk-in shower
Walk in shower
Single Bedroom
Bathroom
Twin Bedroom 1
Twin Bedroom 2
Dining Room leading to kitchen
Dining Room leading to Lounge
Lounge
Lounge again..
Portpatrick Harbour
Boats in the harbour
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Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Portpatrick, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

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Very good - based on 35 reviews
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TheTattie...
Peak District, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Home from home in a beautiful Portpatrick”
Reviewed 22 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014

Perfect cottage retreat, everything we needed for children and parents. Comfortable, clean and very helpful friendly owner.

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Liked best: Beautifully cared for cottage with everything we needed.
Liked least: Wifi signal was weak, but assured it was the present position of the router
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
People with disabilities Older travelers
Families with young children
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Management Response
24 Jan 2015
Thank you for your kind remarks. We hope to see you back in Portpatrick soon.
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Heidi G
Kendal, United Kingdom
1 review
“We found Dr Who's tardis!”
Reviewed 17 January 2015 for a stay in October 2014

What a fantastic house! Booked at short notice for a 2 night stay, we've been to Portpatrick many times over the last 10 years and decided it was time we let my parents in on the secret! They loved it and now have the Portpatrick bug too. The Post House is amazing, fully furnished with everything you could need, the house is cosy yet so large inside as it extends above the shop, it really is a like the tardis. We will definitely be back

Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
19 Jan 2015
Thank you for your kind words. We're glad you enjoyed your stay in the Post House and look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future.
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Richard C
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Clean and comfortable”
Reviewed 24 August 2014 for a stay in July 2014

Large comfortable accommodation in the centre of portpatrick. Everything a family could need. Only complaint was the noise from the shop but if you kept the doors closed this wasn't noticeable. Been to portpatrick for 5 years now and this was the best place we have stayed.

Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
28 Aug 2014
Thank you for your nice comments. We take on board your comments and will endeavour to reduce the noise from the shop next door. We hope perhaps to see you back in the Post House sometime in the future.
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180RomeD
Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“The gang frae Carlisle loved it.”
Reviewed 22 November 2013 for a stay in September 2013
5
people found this review helpful

A fantastic place to stay right in the middle of Port Patrick every thing is literally just round the corner,the house its self is very comfortable and has all the mod cons that you would ever need and its a lot larger than you'd think,mein host Willie is a lovely warm and friendly bloke to whom nothing is a problem,if i could give ten stars i would.

Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
26 Nov 2013
Thank you for your very kind words. We look forward to welcoming the "Carlisle Gang" back soon.
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Martin Y
Harrogate, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“What a lovely place to stay!”
Reviewed 18 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013
1
person found this review helpful

My two children (14 and 12) and I stayed in The Post House for one week. The cottage is extremely comfortable and well-equipped, and has a great location about one hundred yards from the shore. The owners run the Post Office and general store next door and are very helpful but unobtrusive.
The only drawback is that the back yard is small and not particularly attractive to sit in and enjoy a quiet coffee.
We have stayed in Portpatrick on numerous occasions and have experience of several different hotels, guest houses and static caravans. Our unanimous conclusion is that we would very happily return to The Post House, and may well do so next year!

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Liked best: Comfort, cleanliness and convenience of location
Liked least: The back yard
Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
19 Aug 2013
Thank you for your kind words. We would welcome you back anytime!
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35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Perfect in every way”
Reviewed 22 October 2012 for a stay in October 2012

Fantastic 4 day break here, house is perfect, large enough for our group, clean, well equipped and spacious. Would book again without a doubt, and recommend to all.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Having to leave
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
26 Nov 2012
Glad you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to seeing you again
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2012 for a stay in April 2012

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
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Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
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Service
Liked best: clean, enough space for all the family, good location
Liked least: could hear the people in the shop next door
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Management Response
26 Nov 2012
Thank you for your kind words. Hope to see you again
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
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