Best Western Station Hotel

49 Lovers Walk, Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, DG1 1LT, Scotland
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Best Western Station Hotel

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 show more

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.
Breakfast is a self service 'grab & go' on departure
Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Lift to all floors, Restaurants
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets not accepted
Guide and hearing dogs only
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out14:00 | 11:00

Restaurants & 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
  • Courtyard Bistro
  • Lounge Bar
  • Lounge

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

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

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

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!

  • Registrar

For any enquiries please call Aileen McGhie on 01387 254316

Registrar

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

Golf

Whether you’re dedicating your full getaway to the green or just want to sneak in a few holes in between sightseeing, we’ve got you covered. Just don’t forget to pack your lucky club…

  • Dumfries and County
  • Southerness

Dumfries and County

1.00 miles away in Edinburgh Road

Course information

  • Practice ground golf facilities
  • Putting green golf facilites
  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Parkland

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

69

Distance

5782 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

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

Southerness

21 miles away in Southerness

Course information

  • Practice ground golf facilities
  • Putting green golf facilites
  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Championship Links

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

69

Distance

6566 Yards

Handicap

Handicap required

Prices

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

Spa & Leisure facilities

Hands up who needs a pamper? We’ll provide the top-notch facilities and relaxing atmosphere, and you just turn up and enjoy. Deal?

  • Spa Facilities

Spa Facilities

Opening Times

Monday - Sunday: -

Meetings & 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 s...

For any enquiries please contact events on 0844 387 62 40

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

Reviews of Best Western Station Hotel

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 589 reviews
Excellent 40%
Very Good 38%
Average 13%
Poor 2%
Terrible 5%
Rating

933Jules, wrote review 09/08/2020

Fantastic Hotel

Stayed here a few times now and have not once been disappointed. The staff are friendly and attentive and always make you feel welcome. The dinner in the evening was also very nice 👍. We will be b... more

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811819, wrote review 05/08/2020

A tired establishment

We went to Dumfries for a wee 3 day break and because it was b & b we had to eat out for dinner. tried booking various eateries in the town but ALL were booked up ! came across Station hotel and phone... more

Owner Response
Dawn Archibald, General Manager at Best Western Station Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Customer Thank you very much for taking the time to share your comments. We regret to read that you did not enjoy your meal with us. At The Station Hotel , we strive to provide a memorable stay experience for every guest; therefore your feedback is very important to us. For those reasons, please allow us to express our sincerest apologies in regards to the inconveniences caused. Yours sincerely, Dawn Archibald
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John S, wrote review 18/07/2020

The most welcome welcome

stayed for one night and on check in was treated as a friend rather than a guest. Such a warm welcome. The hotel has great parking and is situated close to the town so ideal for exploring. The room wa... more

Owner Response
Dawn Archibald, General Manager at Best Western Station Hotel, responded to this review
Dear John 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! I look Forward to welcoming you back in the Future for another great stay Yours sincerely, Dawn Archibald
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AS-1971As, wrote review 29/05/2020

Slow refund policy

Beware booking rooms with this hotel. After requesting a refund on 30th April for 3 rooms I booked for my mother's 80th birthday in May, I have only recently been refunded for 1 room. The manageress... more

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stephensU2537CE, wrote review 17/05/2020

No Refund , Although Promised Twice

My Brother and I have been waiting on a refund on a cancelled COVID 19 affected , 80th Celebration. I booked two rooms, he is owed for three. We where not made aware of any hold ups with refunds when... more