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Windlestraw

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All reviewstweed valleysun roomsoda breadhusband and wife teamwarm welcomeboth dinner and breakfastwonderful hoststaste and presentationcourse menupre dinner drinksfixed menusmall hotelhomemade shortbreadfantastic foodwell thought outscottish bordersrestaurant with rooms
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived and were warmly greeted by John we knew we would love our stay at Windlestraw. The house and the grounds are stunning and guests are encouraged to make themselves at home. Our bedroom “Ballantyne” was beautifully decorated and had a...More

Thank JSP&KMP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Windlestraw is one of a kind hotel in that area with a beautiful and tasteful decorations everywhere. The hotel is in a walking distance from a tweed river. They have a beautiful building overlooking the beautiful scenery. The rooms are very tastefully decorated. We didn’t...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a two night stay and loved every minute. The fantastic weather helped but the house, the hosts and the food make it even more perfect. We loved being looked after but in a very informal, non fussy, down to earth way. Pre dinner...More

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Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 3 weeks ago

This is Bramble & Brackens first official trip advisor review! We still cant believe that you managed to return [ TWICE!] with both rascals in tow. We half expected them to head for Kelso or Peebles. Thank you so much for being so kind. They...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Scottish Borders is some where you pass through on the way to Edinburgh and Walkerburn is somewhere you drive through and miss if you blink. Both would be a mistake as you would miss this stunning restaurant with rooms. Set in a former home...More

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Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for a lovely review. The Borders is a beautiful location often overlooked and we are so pleased when guests make the journey and more pleased when they leave surprised, delighted and inspired to return. Walkerburn is indeed missed in a blink of an eye...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Very impressed by this small, independent, boutique hotel. Owners' hard work and dedication is paying off. Stayed in McIntosh room which was fabulous. Relaxed and unpretentious atmosphere. Great attention to detail.

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Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 3 weeks ago

Thats a little gem of a review. Thank you for sharing your thoughts. We are pleased with the refurbished McIntosh , so glad you enjoyed it. Please return soon.

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Price range
US$172 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$172 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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20 February 2017|
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Response from Sylvia M | Property representative |
Good Afternoon. We cater for all intolerance and dietary preferences including gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian and vegan etc. The menu published is an example only. We change the menu daily and every menu is prepared... More
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christinegoodwin
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Response from Meticulosity | Reviewed this property |
I can't give you a price - you need to contact Windlestraw. I can confirm that the room rates we were quoted were from £240 to £280 per night.
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molliemoo85
26 November 2015|
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Response from Sylvia M | Property representative |
Hi Mollie, I am afraid Dogs are not allowed in the dining room. If other in- house guests do not object then we would offer the sun room as an option, however considering the dining experience we offer, its not ideal and we... More
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