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Reviewed 4 July 2017

I recently stayed for a two night surprise Birthday weekend and can't recommend highly enough. The setting is stunning, a beautiful wild meadow filled with birdsong. Although there are a number of other guests ( the place is popular), they are cleverly positioned around the...More

1  Thank Jennifer A
Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us Jennifer. We are so glad you enjoyed your birthday weekend, especially as it was a surprise and so special when a loved one organises this for you. Great you loved the al fresco...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

Such a special place just heavenly. stayed for two nights the gypsy caravan(roulotte) has all the mod, cons but with loads of rustic charm wouldn't hesitate for a minute to recommend this for a romantic weekend away.More

Thank 273scottishcolin
Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you for writing a review for us, we so appreciate it. Thank you too for recommending Roulotte Retreat. You hit the nail on the head with your excellent comment 'all the mod cons but with loads of rustic charm' - thank you! Come back...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

Stayed here for 2 nights for a family wedding. Firstly, I would like to comment that the wedding was beautiful, setting of the meadow was lovely and the day was a huge success. However, we had just a few issues with our accommodation in particular,...More

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Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a comprehensive review. It can be an issue when guests come as part of a wedding party as Roulotte Retreat isn’t for everyone. We are not a hotel and as we are in the countryside we...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

My partner and I have just returned home from the most relaxing few days at Roulotte Retreat. Avril and Alan are incredibly warm and welcoming. The wildflower meadow is colourful and serene - a lovely spot to while away an evening amongst fauna and flora....More

1  Thank CLeighton81
Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you for your kind compliments, we do appreciate when guests take the time to send in a review. The meadow is just positively blooming right now and full of colour so we are glad you enjoyed your time amongst nature in Gitana. So to...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We visited for my birthday and loved it as soon as we arrived. We loved our Roulotte and the Econhot tub which was ready for our arrival. The Roulotte has charm and was so cozy on the cold Borders night. We will be back!

Thank DavieJF
Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you for your kind compliments. We are so glad you enjoyed your birthday in the eco hot tub and look forward to seeing you again!

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PandP88
3 July 2017|
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Response from Curious_traveller005 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they did. Seemed like a measured response to me. Bats are protected and you can't handle them.
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PandP88
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Response from Curious_traveller005 | Reviewed this property |
I think you miss read my review. We had a very positive experience and found the owners lovely.
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4 July 2016|
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Hi Tia, Can you email me and I can send you more information about weddings at Roulotte Retreat as we do have 1,2,3, night options. kind regards Avril
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"Leave your pesky mobiles, laptops, iPads at home. Learn to live without them here."
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"Would choose a Roulotte to stay in rather than the cottage"
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