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Shaftesbury Lodge

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
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“victorian era”(2 reviews)
“one night”(12 reviews)
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Reviewed 27 September 2013

Stayed here for 2 night while visiting daughter at her Uni down the road. Really clean, large room, very friendly owners and really really great breakfasts. I would highly recommend staying here whilst in Dundee. We will stay here every time we visit Dundee.

1  Thank Paul T
Response from HeatherL6591, Owner at Shaftesbury LodgeResponded 4 October 2013

Many thanks for your superb review and we look forward to your next visit

Reviewed 15 September 2013 via mobile

Not old fashioned at all. Fresh decoration and high ceilings make for spacious bedrooms and comfortable lounge. The dining room has Rene Mackintosh style chairs. Delicious breakfast. Free wifi. It is a 30 minute walk to town but there are plenty of buses or £5...More

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Response from HeatherL6591, Owner at Shaftesbury LodgeResponded 22 September 2013

Excellent review and most informative - many thanks and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 8 September 2013 via mobile

We are two Canadian couples who stayed at the Shaftesbury in late August. The rooms were a nice size and clean. The breakfasts menu was varied and the food was great. The Shaftesbury has lots of character. We walked to Drouthys for supper the first...More

Thank Ss987
Response from HeatherL6591, Owner at Shaftesbury LodgeResponded 14 September 2013

We appreciate you taking the time to complete your review - I know you stayed in a lot of different places on your trip to Scotland and delighted you thought us worthy of 10/10!

Reviewed 26 August 2013

my buddy and I had a great stay at The Shaftesbury Lodge. Our room with twin beds was large enough for two guys, and was quiet and clean, and had modern bath. The couple that run this large B&B are gracious, warm, and take care...More

Thank DougD386
Response from HeatherL6591, Owner at Shaftesbury LodgeResponded 30 August 2013

Such a pleasure to you have you guys stay with us all the way from Kentucky! I hope we see you again if you come back and try some more golf courses in the area. Many thanks for taking the time to give us a...More

Reviewed 20 August 2013

My father, husband, and I stayed here for one week in August while on a golf trip. Overall, we loved the Shaftesbury Lodge! Heather is so welcoming and accommodating! PROS: *Dundee location is perfectly central to golfing locations, such as Carnoustie, St. Andrews, and Crail....More

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Response from HeatherL6591, Owner at Shaftesbury LodgeResponded 21 August 2013

Thank you for such a comprehensive and informative review. I am pleased to report that since your stay we have had a chance to change some pipe work and replace the shower so fingers crossed we have rectified the issue. Hopefully we will see you...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$ 85 - US$ 123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$ 85 - US$ 123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Response from Semi-Oldtraveler | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but they don't. But if it is just for suite cases, Martin was very helpful and assisted in carrying them up with me. If someone is in a wheelchair, it will be a problem. But best to call and ask them. They are... More
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Response from tracey Y | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we had no trouble finding off street parking. It is also walking distance to some pubs and grocery stores.
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"stayed in room 9 nice quiet single room witheverything you need"
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"Room 4 is spacious with en-suite facilities to the front of the hotel"
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"Ask for the suite of rooms overlooking the rear of the property."
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"Exceptionally clean and friendly."
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