We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

North West Castle Hotel

Save
Share
Traveller (84)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (14)
Overview
Portrodie, Stranraer DG9 8EH Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
Reviews (447)
Filter reviews
435 results
Traveller rating
165
152
68
33
17
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
165
152
68
33
17
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscurling rinkgames roomice rinkreception staffbit datedtrouser pressswimming poolpolice stationcourse dinnerstep back in timeold fashioned charmtraditional hotelstaff could not have been moredining room issnooker tableenjoyable stayroom was large
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 435 reviews
Reviewed today

On arrival there is a very musty smelling know it’s an old building however not very inviting. Reception staff very nice gave clear details of all that was needed. Lift well that’s a another matter health and safety issue I think, our room was large...More

Thank ScotlandSugarbabe
Reviewed today

Poor service and hotel is in need of a revamp. Heating in common area was very poor coats needed to feel comfortable. Staff seems disinterested and "only here to pass the time atitude". Used to use this hotel a lot years ago when travelling on...More

Thank donBelfast
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed 5 nights as part of a group and enjoyed the hotel. Near the town centre, plenty of parking spaces, staff friendly and courteous, breakfast and dinner very good with a good choice of dishes and well presented. The lifts are rather old and...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Be warned if you ask for an upgrade. On our very first visit we were given an upgrade without a request. The room was in the old part of the hotel and was delightful, large, very comfortable, great views over to Arran. I am partially...More

Thank margaret148
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for one night in early August en route to Belfast. All the staff we encountered were really good. A credit to the hotel. Really enjoyed our stay especially the breakfast which is one of the best we've had in a hotel. There is ample...More

Thank William_Robert
View more reviews
About
Description
Traditional town centre hotel ...More Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
72
Price range
US$ 95 - US$ 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
North West Castle Hotel Stranraer, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Stranraer
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
72
Price range
US$ 95 - US$ 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
North West Castle Hotel Stranraer, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Dumfries and Galloway > Stranraer
Photos
Traveller (84)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Craignelder Hotel
138 reviews
.19 km away
Fernhill Hotel
380 reviews
9.16 km away
Crown Hotel
299 reviews
9.32 km away
The Portpatrick Hotel
615 reviews
9.38 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 40 restaurants in Stranraer
Fig & Olive
122 reviews
.56 km away
Craignelder Hotel
111 reviews
.20 km away
Custom House
331 reviews
.31 km away
Lando's Restaurant
130 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 18 attractions in Stranraer
Stena Line
33 reviews
.28 km away
Stranraer Museum
81 reviews
.45 km away
Castle Of St John
70 reviews
.30 km away
Stranraer VisitScotland iCentre
31 reviews
.32 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Alex B
23 April 2018|
Answer
Response from SusyM275 | Property representative |
We are a family of dog lovers, so there is no charge for dogs to stay in the hotel, they are allowed in guest bedrooms but should not be left unaccompanied. As a courtesy to other guests, we do not allow dogs in our bar or... More
1
Vote
Mary W
27 July 2015|
Answer
Response from Janet M |
The entry to the swimming pool is by graduated steps and has a railing on each side. Would you be able to contact the Hotel to clarify your existing booking details, thank you Sandra.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"All. Very dated but clean"
Read review
"Check the heating works"
Read review
"There are good rooms but I do not know how to book one. Avoid the new building."
Read review
"Ask for a sea view and/or accessible room."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing