Thornbank House

Top choice guest house in Stranraer
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An exceptional place offering extremely comfortable and well-furnished modern rooms (one with a jacuzzi), Thornbank also offers excellent breakfasts and friendly, casual hospitality. It's already well out of the ordinary before you even consider the large indoor swimming pool and absolutely sensational vista over the bay to Ailsa Craig. One room has an outdoor deck to enjoy the view.

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Boasting a garden and free WiFi throughout the property, Thornbank House is situated in Stranraer. Featuring family rooms, this property also provides guests with a sun terrace. Guests can use the indoor pool and the fitness centre, or enjoy garden views. The rooms at the guest house are fitted with a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a private bathroom with a hairdryer and a hot tub. The units will provide guests with a wardrobe and a kettle. Thornbank House offers a continental or à la carte breakfast. Spa and wellness facilities including a hot tub and a sauna are at guests' disposal during their stay at the accommodation. Guests at Thornbank House will be able to enjoy activities in and around Stranraer, like hiking and cycling. Portpatrick is 14 km from the guest house. The nearest airport is Glasgow Prestwick Airport, 90 km from Thornbank House.

Important information

Please inform Thornbank House in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property. Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). As a result of Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result. Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Children over the age of 10 are welcome


  • Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • Fishing
  • Sun terrace
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Smoke alarms
  • Parking
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Garden
  • Packed lunches
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Free parking
  • Cashless payment available
  • On-site parking
  • Shallow end
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Internet services
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Wifi
  • 24-hour security
  • Family rooms
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Access to health care professionals
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Designated smoking area
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay
  • Physical distancing rules followed
  • Heated pool
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Water slide
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Swimming pool
  • Cycling
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Pool with view
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Hiking


  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking throughout


  • Private parking


  • Sauna
  • Indoor pool
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Hot tub/jacuzzi
  • Fitness centre


  • Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.


  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage


  • Free WiFi available