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Hawthornbank Guest House

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wherever else I stay I always judge it on the standards set by Ian and Helen at Hawthornbank. This is a cracker of a Guest House,nothing too much trouble and Ian and Helen make sure your are having a good time. Rooms to a very high standard and breakfast just hits the spot After a hard days walking the hot...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic home from home .Sunroom and hot tub a great addition to this perfectly presented guesthouse ,just a short 10 minute stroll to the main street which has great pubs and shops for all .Thanks x

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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I stayed in this beautiful guest house with a couple of friends and as soon as we get there the hosts treated us with unbelievable kindness and hospitality. Helen is probably the best British cooker I've ever met (I'm Italian, so trust me if I say she's good at it) and made us surprising delicious breakfast. The rooms are very...

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Kilsyth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017

An excellent place to stay in Galashiels. The decor is very tasteful with real attention to detail - fresh flowers etc and the first time I've ever seen straighteners as well as a hairdryer. It was spotlessly clean throughout the property, The owner was very friendly and helpful and I was very impressed by room 3.The only niggle was that...

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Temple Sowerby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2016

This is a very well placed B&B just 5 minutes walk from the station for trains to Edinburgh. Comfortable ,warm and welcoming . An appealing lounge with late evening drinks available and what a breakast. Haggis AND black pudding for those who like both -I did !

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We had just an overnight weekend stay to enjoy some of the Border's attractions and couldn't have landed in a better place than Hawthornbank. The house is beautiful, with guest rooms luxuriously appointed beyond expectations. We had the fantastic bay-windowed bedroom to the front which was exceptionally comfortable. Helen and Ian were perfect hosts, friendly and helpful at all times...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

My brother and I stayed here for a golf weekend and were delighted with the style, size and comfort of the guest house and our twin room with large bathroom in particular. Breakfast was lovely and drawing room with honesty bar is a nice touch (although we didn't partake ourselves it was nice to have the option). Ian and Helen...

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Eskbank
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Another stay at Hawthornbank guest house and once again, delightful. The owners Helen and Ian run a very warm and friendly place with every attention to detail. So much so I have gone out to find the canapé napkins for myself! Such a nice touch, a tiny linen napkin embroidered with an H. It reminded me why I once stayed...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Firstly, I was picked up from the local station by Ian, what a lovely extra touch. I was made to feel welcome the moment I stepped through the door. The guest house was light and airy, exceptionally clean and well kept. Helen is the perfect host, I was given a tour of the property then shown to my room which...

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Hawick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Absolutely lovely short stay, would have liked to stay longer as everything was perfect. We were made to feel very welcome by the lovely owners.Would highly recommend this lovely guest house. Food was excellent and rooms spotless

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautifully presented boutique style Guest House, set in the beautiful centre of the Scottish Borders. Fantastic views offering the following: grand rooms, all en-suite, king-size beds, hot tub, fluffy soft towels, open log fires, wi-fi, steam showers with lighting effects, flat screen TVs, organically fresh sourced food .... pure luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hawthornbank Guest House

Address: Hawthorn Bank High Road, Galashiels TD1 2BD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > Galashiels
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Hawthornbank Guest House Galashiels, Borders
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“Rooms all to same high standard,showers are amazing”
shetland62, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“Check heating in room 3 is adequate and bear in mind it only has a shower, no bath.”
citybreaker1428, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask the owners advice.”
RP9, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They're all lovely”
gwynforsenior, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“each room to same high standard”
shetland62, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
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