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Best Western Station Hotel

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Best Western Station Hotel.

With free internet & parking, this friendly, traditional Victorian railway hotel is just 5 minutes'walk from Dumfries town centre & the perfect base for business guests. Lovers of the Arts and the Great Outdoors alike will find a home from home here too, from which to explore castles, rivers, gardens, galleries, golf courses, bird sanctuaries & mountain-biking courses. But perhaps you will simply come to enjoy our great food and hospitality.

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Location

49 Lovers Walk
Dumfries
Dumfries and Galloway
DG1 1LT
Scotland
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 03330 035233
VSBronze CSR award from Green Tourism.

Summary

For special requests e.g. extra beds, bath/shower, early check-in, late check out, front/back outlook, room near/away from lift, please contact us.
Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Restaurants, Lift to all floors
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00

Facilities

Dining and Bars

The only thing that grows here is grass, so Dumfries and Galloway is famous for its Dairy Produce, Beef & Lamb & a wide variety of Seasonal Game and Fish, which I use to create both traditional Scottish favourites, such as my Galloway Steak and Ale Pie or Cheesecake with a Compote of Local Berries, alongside more contemporary international dishes, such as Gravad Lax, Chanterelle & Ewe's Cheese Risotto or Pigeon Breast on Puy Lentil Casserole.

Chef Cameron Geddes

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Courtyard Bistro

Wikipedia: "A bistro is, in its original Parisian incarnation, a small restaurant serving moderately priced meals. Bistros are defined mostly by the foods they serve - home cooking with robust earthy dishes and slow-cooked foods." Highlight: our Daily Special Menus feature the best local produce our suppliers can provide on any given day, such as locally-caught venison, locally-picked chanterelles and locally-smoked salmon.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Dinner: 17:30 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary
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Lounge Bar

We serve bar lunches, Sunday lunches, Sunday Suppers, Coffees, a Selection of Teas and home-made scones and cookies in our bright, relaxed and traditional Lounge Bar.
Menu highlight: the Station Steakwich: grilled ciabatta with mustard, caramelised onions and flash-fried steak topped with rockette.

Opening hours

Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 17:30 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary
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Lounge

Relax with your newspaper and a light refreshment while waiting for your train or enjoy coffee and a scone with friends during the day. Our traditional hotel bar is a perfect rendezvous for a pre-dinner drink, a post-golf pint or simply a quiet evening out with friends.
Highlights: we have around 30 Single Malts and a strong selection of House Wines by the glass.

Opening hours

11:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Dumfries and County

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 69
Distance: 5782 Yards
No handicap required

Location

1.00 miles away in Edinburgh Road

Facilities

Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes Yes
18 holes £35.00
Trolley hire £2.50
Club hire £15.00
Buggy hire £20.00
Tuition £20.00

Southerness

Course information

Course Type: Championship Links
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 69
Distance: 6566 Yards
Handicap required

Location

21 miles away in Southerness

Facilities

Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes Yes
18 holes £50.00
Trolley hire £3.00
Buggy hire Yes
Tuition Yes

Weddings

Our elegant, Victorian surroundings make the perfect backdrop to any wedding celebration. We'll roll out the red carpet treatment for you here, and make sure everything goes without a hitch on the big day itself!

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Wedding service and reception venue

Do everything under one roof and host your wedding ceremony in our elegant Pullman Room. If you are lucky enough to get perfect weather for your special; day, we can arrange for you to get married in the garden.

Catering

Both fixed price packages and tailor-made catering is offered.

Honeymoon Suite

Spend your special night in style thanks to a romantic four poster bed and jacuzzi bath. As the happy couple, you'll get a discount on this suite, and breakfast in bed if you want to enjoy your first morning as Mr & Mrs alone. Complimentary Four-poster room offered with full-price Weddings.

Registrar

Registry office:
Dumfries and Galloway Council
Municipal Chambers, Buccleuch Street, Dumfries, DG
01387 254906




At the historic BEST WESTERN Station Hotel we have over a hundred years' experience of making your Wedding and Reception go l

For any enquiries please call Aileen McGhie on 01387 254316

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M74, J18, 13.00 miles
Nearest train station: Dumfries Station, adjacent
Nearest airport: Prestwick, 62.00 miles
Free parking on site (34 spaces)

Address
49 Lovers Walk
Dumfries
Dumfries and Galloway
DG1 1LT
Scotland


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Dumfries Ice Bowl (1 miles)

  • Mabie Forest & Ae Forest 7 Stanes (4 miles)

  • DG One (0.3 miles)

  • Palmerston (1 miles)

  • Loch Ken (25 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Robert Burns Centre - Dumfries (0.5 miles)

  • Caerlaverock Castle (8 miles)

  • Mersehead, RSPB Scotland (10 miles)

  • Theave Castle and Gardens (13 miles)

  • Globe Inn (0.5 miles)

Shopping

  • Dumfries Town Centre (0.3 miles)

  • Loch Arthur Creamery (10 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

For your Meetings, Smaller Conferences, Exhibitions, Business Dinners, Networking, Cultural Society and other Events, our team's strong commitment and communications will ensure that everything runs smoothly, leaving you free to concentrate on your clients. Best Western Station Hotel is well located at the crossroads between Southern Scotland, Northern England and Northern Ireland and close to Dumfries town centre.

Available room set ups

Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Reading Room 12 0 8 10 0
Bruce Room 90 30 30 30 0
Pullman Room 40 12 20 28 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0844 387 62 40

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 563 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 229
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Rating: 1 32
Rating

Visit to Dumfries

20/09/2019 Bernie S,

Super Hotel, lovely rooms friendly staff well done James !! Food excellent nice short walk into Dumfries so location just right. Will certainly visit again Manageress very helpful made sure we enjo... more

Rating

Excellent

11/09/2019 Sep003,

Excellent hotel. Lovely cosy & clean rooms. Very well run by Mrs Archibald (manager) and her staff who are exceptionally helpful (especially James). Both Breakfast & Dinner were excellent. I would hig... more

Owner Response
dawn_archibald1234, General Manager at Best Western Station Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to share such a glowing review of The Station Hotel. We are delighted to know that you had a memorable stay with us. We take pride in looking after our guests and James will be thrilled to know that his/her efforts has been recognised! Thank you for choosing us while visiting Dumfries and we look forward to welcoming you back for another great stay! Yours sincerely, Dawn Archibald
Rating

Good service, facilities and value.

19/08/2019 C A, Glasgow, United Kingdom

This is a lovely old hotel in a central location and adjacent to the railway station. All of the staff were friendly and efficient and the kitchen produced great breakfasts and evening meals. It is wo... more

Owner Response
dawn_archibald1234, General Manager at Best Western Station Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Guest Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Station Hotel on your recent visit to Dumfries and for taking the time to share your experiences with us. We are delighted to know that you had a pleasant stay. At the Station Hotel we strive to provide superior levels of service to our guests and our team will be glad to know we made your time with us so memorable! Yours sincerely, Dawn Archibald
Rating

50th Birthday Party

11/08/2019 mikesV9071TF, Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom

Stayed over last night as I was having my 50th party at the hotel, the staff were excellent and helpful. Dawn the GM was very helpful dealing with the booking as it was all done by email as I live qui... more

Owner Response
dawn_archibald1234, General Manager at Best Western Station Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for your Review, I am pleased that you had a great Party and found the staff excellent and helpful. I will pass your comments onto Rebecca & Callum who were the staff on Duty. I look forward to welcoming you back to the Hotel in the Future
Rating

Welcoming hotel with well stocked bar

06/08/2019 TheRealHussar,

Lovely staff, clean comfy rooms, good food and a well stocked bar with great access to train station and town centre. Free parking on site for guests, good WiFi and a restaurant with well priced well... more

Owner Response
dawn_archibald1234, General Manager at Best Western Station Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences with us. We are delighted to know that you had a pleasant stay. At The Station Hotel, we strive to provide superior levels of service to our guests and our team will be glad to know we made your time with us so memorable! I hope to see you again Yours sincerely, Dawn Archibald