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Rickwood House Hotel

Rickwood House Hotel

Heugh Road · Portpatrick · Wigtownshire · Dumfries & Galloway · Scotland · DG9 8TD

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B&B Hotel in Portpatrick

We have one, two and three day breaks still available for September and October 2016

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.

Rickwood House Hotel in Portpatrick

Rickwood House Hotel in Portpatrick

A guest house in Portpatrick – Visit Scotland 4 Star accommodation. Maggie & Fred Findlay have run Rickwood for 12 years. We describe ourselves as a Hotel Style Guest House – combining 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 within Portpatrick Village. In  2014, we won the Scottish Hotel Awards Guest House Customer Care Award.

portpatrick Mull of Galloway

Scotland`s most southerly lighthouse, The Mull of Galloway is a short and stunning drive from Portpatrick

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Scotlands most southerly Cafe – Gallie Craig at the Mull of Galloway


Hotel Facilities

Meals and Resident’s Licence

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 is a choice of seven or eight restaurants and pubs in Portpatrick.  This is our quick guide to places to eat in Portpatrick . We are only a few miles away from Dumfries & Galloway`s top hotel restaurant – Knockinaam Lodge,  another of the regions top hotel restaurants- The Fernhill Hotel is just across the road. The ever popular – Campbell`s is only a few minute`s walk!

Free off-road Parking

Spaces within our grounds for all our guests. Most parking in Portpatrick, Stranraer and Dumfries & Galloway is free!

Outdoor Hot Tub!

New for 2015 was our Vileroy & Boch hot tub. Great for a relaxing soak after a walk or a round of golf….. or for lying back and looking at the stars on clear nights.

Portpatrick B&B Hot tub

Hot tub at B&B in Portpatrick


Garden Room at Rickwood House Hotel

Garden Room at Rickwood House  B&B Portpatrick

Family and Pet Friendly

Children are made very welcome at Rickwood House. High chair and cot available. We are pet friendly.


Visitor Attractions near Portpatrick

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!

Mull of Galloway - Scotland's own Lands End

Mull of Galloway – Scotland’s own Lands End

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.

Activities & Events

Portpatrick hosts various activities & events, from walking and cycling to Lifeboat Week celebrations and Portpatrick Folk Festival.

Enjoy a round at Portpatrick Dunskey Golf Club

Enjoy a round at Portpatrick Dunskey Golf Club

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.

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Raft Race fun at Portpatrick RNLI Lifeboat Week


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Rickwood House Hotel on TripAdvisor

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.

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About Rickwood

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


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We decided to take some time off today. After our guests left this morning we headed to Port Logan for a walk along the beautiful beach, collecting sea glass, pretty shells and unusual stones. Had the beach almost to ourselves. Felt peckish so our next stop was the Potting Shed Bistro at Logan Botanic Garden for a delicious local sea food salad. A perfect day in the glorious Rhins of Galloway. #scotspirit. ...

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It may be a little dull today but lots of sunny smiles in Portpatrick at the official opening of Euan's Playspace. Congratulations Sian and Harry on your wonderful achievement. This is true #scotspirit ...

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