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Reviewed 2 September 2015

We stayed 2 nights in Shivanni and only complaint is it wasn't long enough. So peaceful and tranquil... And everything you need in gorgeous surroundings. We will definitely be back. Thanks Avril and Alan x

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Reviewed 24 August 2015

We have just returned and really feel the beautiful set up and wonderful scenery provided us with a break like no other. From the minute we arrived and walked onto the meadow we knew this was going to be a lovely experience. For us the evenings spent in the Roulotte (Gitana) and the fabulous Hot tub were just amazing. In...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Enjoyed a few nights' peace and tranquility at Roulette Retreat. There was a warm welcome waiting for us, the roulette we stayed in was well equipped and thoughtfully decorated. it was a joy to wake up each morning listening to the birds singing in the sunshine.

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1Thank Mcsnoot2015
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2015

The roulettes are spread out in a meadow full of wild flowers surrounding a natural pond. Each is quite secluded from the others with space outside to relax and eat. Far enough from the already quiet road to feel remote, but close enough to Melrose and Newton St Boswell for shops and restaurants. There are lots of well marked paths...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Me and the wife like unusual places and this was a cracker. Great site, lovely roulotte and wonderful service, would highly recommend a stay and you must light your fire even in summer. Wonderful. Even the shower was powerful. Walked across the hills to Melrose and then back round the hill the road way. Melrose is a beautiful place and...

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Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Seen this on canopy and stars and thought it would be a good place to propose to my (now) fiance! Well, Avril was very hospitable and accomodating to some requests and questions I had before arrival and, although she wasnt there when we turned up, the staff were just as welcoming. The accomodation was amazing. It looked just as good...

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Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

My husband and I had very much needed, peaceful & relaxing "us time" staying in the gorgeous Karlotta. The retreat is everything we hoped for and more, beautiful scenery and wild flowers. Several hours uninterrupted reading outside (we have a 5 year old so uninterrupted reading is a rarity) watching the bullfinches and warblers. Cosied up in front of the...

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Reviewed 28 June 2015

Have wanted to visit here for several years now and nothing disappointed. The meadow the roulottes are set in is gorgeous and very secluded and quiet. The roulottes themselves are absolutely fantastic - and our Rosa Bella was perfect with beautiful jewel colours and funky furnishings. We had a peek in some of the others and they were just stunning....

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Buckie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Well what can we say ...if carlsberg made retreats then' ... Unfortunately for us we only booked for 2 nights ... Book 3,4,or 5 at least , The roulottes were absolutely gorgeous , this little part of paradise in the Scottish Borders are breathtaking , Alan and Avril are quite rightly so extremely proud of what they have achieved here...

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Reviewed 18 June 2015

We booked this to celebrate our silver wedding. We wanted somewhere to relax and not have any formalities but with amenities! We were not disappointed - from the moment we drove up the drive we were impressed. Avril and Alan made us so welcome, gave us lots of information - especially about the hot tub, delivered us a bottle of...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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Additional Information about Roulotte Retreat

Address: Bowden Mill, Melrose TD6 0SU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > Melrose
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Roulotte Retreat Melrose, Scotland
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“Only 2 roulottes have hot tubs - worth the extra !!!”
 of 5 bubbles elljay99, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Go for one with a hot tub”
  • Really comfy bed
  • Zenaya's sitting area
  • Zenaya's Kitchen small but perfectly formed.
  • Zenaya
 of 5 bubbles 568GaryS, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you are very familiar with your group if choosing the Rosa Bella to stay in as it was definitely 'cosy'!!”
 of 5 bubbles Hellorach, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Very Romantic!! :)”
 of 5 bubbles 65bens, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Only two Eco Hot Tubs available with certain Roulottes so check before youbook”
 of 5 bubbles mickvivf, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
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