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Hale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only stopped off here with some colleagues for an evening meal. Nice quiet homely place. The menu was fairly small with only a few choices, but the food we had was excellent. Far better than I had expected to find in a pub in a small town.

Thank Chrismofo
Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, dog and I stopped off for Sunday lunch on our drive home from the Borders to Perth. We chose the Black Bull because it is dog-friendly, and it genuinely is; there were several well-behaved canines in the bar area when we arrived, all being as well looked after as their humans. The staff and owners are incredibly friendly,...

Thank JJSionnach
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After completing The Herring Road hike we desperately needed a warm bed and a good meal. The hosts were very accommodating considering we were soaked through, covered in mud and had no booking. All our wet clothes were washed and dried for us, ready in the morning (what a blessing!). We had a lovely meal and enjoyed a well earned...

Thank Mckennajack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying with 3 colleagues for a 2 night stay for work in the local are and were pleasantly suprised with the high quality of service, food and accomadation. Our rooms were stunning with a huge bathroom and shower. We ate in both nights and between the four of us tried most things on the menu,which were all outstanding....

1Thank 123,456,789,101,112,131
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are passing through or staying in the area the staff are brilliant, food is very good and rooms are clean and comfortable. In a scenic area with walks and plenty to do for the out door types. Put on a very good buffet for an event held at the black bull.

Thank mike y
Scotland, UK
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Spent an evening and night with my wife to get away for a day and were not disappointed in anyway. Nice warm welcome, very friendly bar, fabulous new ensuite room and very nice food. Place feels cozy, relaxing and will definitely come again. Well worth a visit.

Thank PathheadHibby
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

A warm & friendly welcome as always, delicious Sunday Roast and Pork & Haggis Wellington followed by Pear & Raisin Crumble with Custard to share. Chef is first class, menu is very reasonably priced, food top notch & the owners are great hosts. Perfect on a cold winters evening!

2Thank Chris S
Johnstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2017

On arrival owners and staff very kind a friendly ,we stayed at the Black Bull on our way back from N'humberland. We were celebrating our 39th wedding anniversary and stayed in a few hotels along the way and this was far the best.The food at the black Bull was excellent and the rooms were comfortable and cosy will definitely be...

Thank wmblom50
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I have just arrived back from an overnight at the Black Bull following a family party on arrival I was greeted by the owner who showed-both me and my husband to our room (Room 9 ) on entering we were greatly surprised by the size but amazed at the interior which was outstanding the bed was large enough for around...

1Thank barrowfield
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Great hotel, oweners and staff were welcoming and nothing was too much trouble, new rooms looked fabulous, we were in one of the original rooms which was very comfortable indeed, food was superb and general atmosphere was lovely. Would definitely go back to this hotel and the area, lovely walks etc.

Thank kerr2017

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Prominent brilliant white hotel established 1780, and recently refurbished. Offering modern British cuisine and professional service.8 individual en-suite rooms. Great location for exploring the Scottish Borders, yet only half an hour from the centre of Edinburgh. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Bull Hotel

Address: 13-15 Market Place | Berwickshire, Lauder TD2 6SR, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > Lauder
Price Range: RM372 - RM593 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Black Bull Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“We were on the back which was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles wmblom50, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 9 with a skylight window”
 of 5 bubbles barrowfield, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rear rooms would be quieter as the front is directly onto the road but this is not very busy due to the remote location.”
 of 5 bubbles tripadal, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The ground floor rooms are brand new”
 of 5 bubbles pedroprest, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We saw a couple of other rooms as well and they were all a very high standard.”
 of 5 bubbles 624janew, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
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