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Top 10 Hotels in Stranraer

Crown Hotel
3 out of 5
9 North Crescent, Portpatrick, Stranraer, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£85
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
4.6/5Wonderful! (35 reviews)

"Love this hotel. Really friendly staff,great breakfast,exc3llent views for the room and brilliant bands on at the weekend. Cant wait to return x"…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2019

Crown Hotel
Quay Head View
3.5 out of 5
Market Street, Quay Head View, Stranraer, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£70
per night
19 Oct-20 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (18 reviews)

"Well appointed apartments and great views from the upper floors"…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2019

Quay Head View
The Auld Cairn
3 out of 5
Main Street, Cairnryan, Stranraer, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£75
per night
18 Oct-19 Oct
4.6/5Exceptional! (56 reviews)

"Such a lovely B & B. The room was lovely, the welcome was lovely, and despite an early start our breakfast was made up for us and waiting for when we left! Also the B & B is perfectly situated for the ferry ports. I would highly recommend staying here"…"

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2019

The Auld Cairn
Thornbank House
4 out of 5
Thornbank Road, Stranraer, Scotland
£83
per night
3 Nov-4 Nov
5/5Exceptional! (63 reviews)

"We were entirely happy with our choice of property and were delighted with the reception we got from the lady who had oversight of the house in the absence of the owner."…"

Reviewed on 13 Oct 2019

Thornbank House

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Lakeview Guest House
3 out of 5
19 Agnew Crescent, Stranraer, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£58
per night
1 Nov-2 Nov
4.8/5Exceptional! (36 reviews)

"Wonderful food! Very helpful. I would stay there again"…"

Reviewed on 7 Oct 2019

Lakeview Guest House
Knockinaam Lodge
5 out of 5
Portpatrick, Stranraer, Scotland
£248
per night
28 Oct-29 Oct
4.9/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Knockinaam Lodge - two visits in 7 weeks.

"You are treated like a family guest at Knockinaam lodge. Coffee and shortbread on arrival. The standard of service and food is exceptional. Very friendly staff and a real treat. Well done to all."…"

Reviewed on 29 Apr 2019

Knockinaam Lodge
The Portpatrick Hotel and Apartments
2 out of 5
Heugh Road, Portpatrick, Stranraer, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£40
per night
25 Oct-26 Oct
3.9/5Very Good! (94 reviews)

"Excellent staff/views were also very special. An ideal stop for the ferry Cairnrysn-Belfast"…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2019

The Portpatrick Hotel and Apartments
Harbour Lights Guesthouse
3.5 out of 5
7 Agnew Crescent, Stranraer, Scotland
£65
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)

"This is a luxurious place with a nice view of the water. Breakfast is sumptuous!"…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2019

Harbour Lights Guesthouse
Rhins of Galloway
4 out of 5
A77 Coastal Road, Cairnryan, Stranraer, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£88
per night
18 Oct-19 Oct
4.8/5Exceptional! (97 reviews)

"The decor was traditional with a bit of quirky flung in. The staff were exceptionally accommodating, our every need was catered for. The suite felt luxurious and spacious."…"

Reviewed on 8 Oct 2019

Rhins of Galloway
Balyett Farmhouse B&B
3.5 out of 5
Dumfries and Galloway, Cairnryan, Stranraer, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£65
per night
19 Oct-20 Oct
4.9/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)

"Very accommodating to a late arriving and early departure. Beautiful location. We wished we could have stayed longer."…"

Reviewed on 19 May 2019

Balyett Farmhouse B&B
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Visiting Stranraer

Visitors to Stranraer are sure to enjoy the port. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its archaeological sites.

  • There are 59 hotels and other accommodation options in Stranraer
  • The closest major airport is in Belfast (BHD-George Best Belfast City), 39.2 mi (63 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Glasgow (PIK-Prestwick), 45 mi (72.4 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Stranraer

Notable city landmarks like Mull of Galloway Lighthouse and Castle of St John might be worth a visit. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the the sea and these places to visit: Castle Kennedy Gardens, Logan Botanic Garden and Port Logan Beach. Taking a ferry is a top activity, and Cairnryan Port is one place to visit.

Getting around Stranraer

With so many transport options, seeing all of Stranraer is a breeze. To see more of the larger area, hop on a train at Stranraer Station. You can ride a ferry across the water to see more of the region.

Dressing for Stranraer

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 9°C and the night-time average to be 3°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 17°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • July to September averages 18°C during the day and 10°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 14°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • Stranraer gets about 25 millimetres of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 17°C, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 4°C

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