Heugh Road · Portpatrick · Wigtownshire · Dumfries & Galloway · Scotland · DG9 8TDCheck Availability & Booking 01776 810 270
Situated in Portpatrick, a harbour side village on the coast of South West Scotland, Rickwood House combines quality b&b accommodation with comfort and good food with a warm welcome.
A guest house in Portpatrick – Visit Scotland 4 Star accommodation. Maggie & Fred Findlay, your hosts have run Rickwood for 12 years. We describe ourselves as a Hotel Style Guest House – we try to combine the facilities of a small hotel with personal touches and attention to detail of a quality Guest House or B&B.
Rickwood is the only Visit Scotland 4 Star B&B or Hotel in Portpatrick. In April 2014, we won the Scottish Hotel Awards Guest House Customer Care Award.
We have a residents license and can provide freshly cooked evening meals up to five days a week. If you prefer to eat out there seven or eight restaurants and pubs in Portpatrick for you to choose from. We are only a few miles away from Dumfries & Galloway`s top hotel restaurant – Knockinaam Lodge which holds a Michelin star while another of the regions top hotel restaurants- The Fernhill is just across the road!
Spaces within our grounds for all our guests. Most parking in Portpatrick, Stranraer and Dumfries & Galloway is free!
New for 2015 is our Vileroy & Boch hot tub. Enjoy a relaxing soak and perhaps a glass of something cool.
Children are made very welcome at Rickwood House. High chair and cot available. We are pet friendly.
There have been some exciting recent developments in the Portpatrick area of interest to those who enjoy a tipple! Bladnoch Distillery near Wigtown Scotland`s most southerly distillery, Bladnoch near Wigtown has been closed for some time. We are delighted that Bladnoch Distillery has been purchased by David Prior, an Australian who has plans to double […]
We are excited to hear that a Film Festival is to be held for three weeks in October starting on the 2nd. The Stranraer Film Festival “StranFilmFest 2015″ will be based at The Grainstore in Bridge Street, Stranraer. The films will be screened in a marquee inside the Grainstore which will provide a unique atmosphere […]
In August 2015, Portpatrick Harbour Community Benefit Society announced that shares would be sold in Portpatrick Harbour to provide residents with a stake in the future of this famous landmark. Assuming matters proceed as anticipated, Portpatrick Harbour Community Benefit Society will be the first such society in Scotland with charitable status seeking to raise a […]
Portpatrick is a delightful harbour village on the Coast of South West Scotland. The village overlooks the Irish Sea with Northern Ireland, beyond. Click here to find more about visitor attractions near to Portpatrick.
Portpatrick is almost as far south as you can go in Western Scotland and about as far west as you can go in Southern Scotland!
Enjoy a coastal walk or stroll along the harbour. Discover Scotland’s most southerly point, the Mull of Galloway, or visit Scotland’s National Art, Food and Book towns. All these and more are within easy reach from Portpatrick. you can even stay with us and go on a day trip to the Titanic Centre in Belfast – we will be happy to provide an early breakfast.
Portpatrick hosts various activities & events, from walking and cycling to Lifeboat Week celebrations and Portpatrick Folk Festival.
We are beside a superb golf course at Portpatrick. Stranraer Golf Club and Lagganmore are nearby. Slightly further afield are Wigtownshire County, St Medan`s, Newton Stewart and the famous Turnberry courses.
We are No. 1 B&B or hotel accommodation in Portpatrick, South West Scotland on TripAdvisor. We are also in the top 10 for Dumfries & Galloway.Check us out on:
Rickwood House is situated quietly, near Portpatrick Dunskey Golf Course. We overlook the village and the Irish Sea yet we are only a few minutes walk from the harbour and attractions of Portpartick. We are also handy for a short stay if you are going to Ireland on the Cairnryan Ferry or Loch Ryan Port and would like to see what South West Scotland has to offer.
Our Guest House has been modernised to a high standard and offers quality accommodation in six stylish bedrooms. All have en-suite showers, some have baths also, well stocked hospitality trays and DVD players. Two are on the ground floor. Recently our heating system was upgraded to biomass so there`s always plenty of hot water.
We have a conservatory lounge for our guests to relax at any time of day either with a drink or just to enjoy the view. We have a large garden with seating areas for your comfort and new for 2015 is our outdoor hot tub by Vileroy & Boch.
Our master bedroom has been refurbished to a luxurious standard and is named the “Factors Suite” – to provide that extra touch of luxury. Please see our rooms & prices page for details. We also have a ground floor twin bedded room and king-size double room upgraded to a similar standard as The Factors Suite.
Accommodation near Cairnryan – Belfast Ferry – Loch Ryan Port