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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

An exceptional B&B Kingsmuir House is an exceptional B&B, it is luxurious and well located with a friendly and helpful host, Malcolm. My wife and I spend 4 wonderful days at Kingsmuir House in early September, our second stay at this fabulous B&B. There are only 2 guest room, but each has a lounge room, a bedroom and a bathroom...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our second visit was a three night stay over the new year and can only describe it as 'excellent'. Accommodation and food are of the highest quality. Malcolm is a great host and is as helpful and accommodating as anyone could be. Very much looking forward to our next visit. DMB

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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well what can we say, just got back from a couple of days away , 5 stars doesn't do this place justice , malcom is an amazing host , nothing is too much trouble and his attention to detail is amazing , room was fantastic as was the food , such a friendly place will definitely be going back sometime...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We have stayed with Malcolm twice and are already planning our return. The house is lovely, our suite was perfect and he has that perfect balance of a warm welcome and leaving you alone to enjoy the peace and quiet. Fantastic breakfast with local produce, big deep bath (perfect after a day mountain biking at nearby Glentress trail centre), big...

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Malcolm M, Owner at Kingsmuir House, responded to this review

The local produce used for Breakfast is award winning so helps to provide a quality and enjoyable breakfast. Home made jams and curds are a recent addition as are the varied pastries, we are always looking to improve and to add new and seasonal options to the menu. Mountain biking in Glentress can get a bit muddy so nothing better...

saltcoats
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Received a lovely warm welcome from Malcolm. The suite was beautiful and lovely and warm and I even had a hot water bottle put in my side of the bed for our return from a night out - perfect service ! The bathroom was great with luxury toiletries and the underfloor heating was sheer bliss. The bed was super comfy...

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This little gem is deservedly the best B & B in Peebles - in fact one of the best I've stayed in. The owner, Malcolm made my elderly Mum and I feel so welcome in what is his wonderfully refurbished family home. We ate dinner here one night and like all of our breakfasts the food was really lovingly prepared....

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Malcolm M, Owner at Kingsmuir House, responded to this review

I am so please you and your Mum enjoyed your stay, the separate sitting room is a bonus particularly in inclement weather as the sun isn't always guaranteed in Scotland. Thank you for your kind words

Scotland
Reviewed 10 November 2016

As returning guests we just love Kingsmuir. Excellent accommodation in a beautiful house with a lovely garden - spectacular autumn colours last month. Location is perfect - just a few minutes walk from shops and some lovely restaurants. This is wonderful walking country with many tracks and trails for all levels of fitness. Kingsmuir has fabulous rooms , fabulous breakfasts...

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Malcolm M, Owner at Kingsmuir House, responded to this review

Kingsmuir House and Peebles are lovely in the autumn with the colours of the tress particularly outstanding on the Tweed on forest walks. Thank you again for visiting Kingsmuir House and the feedback provided for our Head of Customer relations, we are always looking to improve our training programmes to deliver the highest quality service

Baltimore
Reviewed 7 November 2016

What a wonderful place to make as your base when visiting this scenically beautiful and historically interesting part of the Scottish Borders. Kingsmuir House really does live up to all the superlative reviews it has received (and continues to receive), as does Malcom, the owner and host. My wife and I stayed in the Haystoun Suite, and loved its position...

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Malcolm M, Owner at Kingsmuir House, responded to this review

The Haystoun suite is well positioned and is created to keep the traditional features of the Victorian house whilst incorporating all modern amenities and comforts. One of the highlights of my day is serving breakfast and spending time with the guests to see what would enhance a stay whether this is offering advise on places to visit or eat to...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I was last here 11 months ago, for just one night. I couldn't bear to leave without booking a return visit- and have just had a 2 night birthday treat. All the superlatives have been used: outstanding, remarkable, first rate etc. To give you a flavour, a few of my favourite things in this most beautiful of houses ( followed...

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Malcolm M, Owner at Kingsmuir House, responded to this review

I am glad you chose Kingsmuir House to celebrate your birthday treat and pleased I could be part of making this special for you. On your return visit you may find some additional treats in your room which have recently been added, which guests have said add to the arrival experience. I look forward to welcoming you back soon

Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We have stayed here on numerous occasions over the last couple of years, and find it beautifully clean, comfortable, elegant and with great food. It's in a quiet location and the beds are extremely comfortable, allowing for a great nights sleep. There is underfloor heating in the bathrooms which make it feel cozy and luxurious. Malcolm, the owner, is an...

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Malcolm M, Owner at Kingsmuir House, responded to this review

Kingsmuir House is ideally placed for a short stroll across the park into the town or using the regular bus service to the sights of Edinburgh. I am pleased you enjoyed the breakfast provided, I research recipes to add something new and different. I look forward to welcoming you back in 2017.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kingsmuir House is a 5 star GOLD, Award winning Guest House in Peebles... A comfortable luxurious Victorian home, situated a short walk from the River Tweed and Peebles High Street. Built in the 1850's, the house has been recently refurbished and retains many original period features. Our two guest rooms are in the form of luxurious Bedroom Suites, each suite consisting of a separate sitting room, bedroom with super king size bed and a luxury bathroom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kingsmuir House

Address: Kingsmuir House Springhill Road, Peebles EH45 9EP, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > Peebles
Price Range: $221 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kingsmuir House 5*
Number of rooms: 2
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“Both rooms are equally as good.”
 of 5 bubbles dmb92017, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We particularly like the living room in the Haystoun suite, a perfect place to relax.”
 of 5 bubbles nickbellusa, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Both suites are lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles JMS16, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Both are faultless”
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“Only two rooms with different styles so look on website to choose”
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