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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here on business, the room was lovely and the whole hotel was spotless. Friendly staff and very quiet place to stay. Only negative was the shower pressure! Other than that could not fault the hotel, great place to stay if you want to relax with limited noise..

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BWPhilipburn, General Manager at Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stuart R, Thank you for your recent review. We are very pleased to hear that you found the hotel staff warm and welcoming. The hotel is very peaceful, with three different room categories there is a room for everyone's needs. We hope to welcome you back to the hotel on your next visit to the Scottish Borders

Galashiels, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely warm reception at the Philipburn hotel they met us at the door took our coats and invited us to rest in the quaint little sitting room by the fire. On the arrival of our friends we were taken through to charming and ambient dinning room after some deliberation we decided and ordered. At the end of the night we...

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BWPhilipburn, General Manager at Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel, responded to this review

Good Evening Alan F, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased that you found the hotel warm and welcoming and enjoyed your meal with us. The lounge area is a lovely rest stop either before a meal or to enjoy coffee after dinner. We hope to welcome you back to the hotel in the...

Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This hotel gets better (if that is possible) every time we visit. Food very good, spotlessly clean aleays warm pleasant staff and owners. Ticks all the boxes. Very quiet setting and lovely grounds. Lots of free car parking

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BWPhilipburn, General Manager at Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear kirktonfarm, thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us over Hogmanay. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future.

Melrose, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A lovely hotel in fantastic grounds. The hotel is very clean and decorated to a very high standard. All staff are friendly and helpful. Food is excellent! The rooms are very comfortable. We will definitely be returning.

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BWPhilipburn, General Manager at Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review Julie W! We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit and found the hotel comfortable and welcoming. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future.

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Stayed at this hotel for three weeks while opening a new MKM Building Supplies. The rooms for spotless and fresh, the staff where some of the most polite and nice people I've met (nothing seemed forced genuinely pleased to see your and help). The food was excellent and the menu extensive enough the last me 3 weeks without getting board....

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BWPhilipburn, Manager at Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Geoffus1007, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed staying with us and found all of the rooms comfortable and enjoyed the food on the menu. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the coming months.

Reviewed 11 November 2016

This was a gift 2 nights dinner and breakfast. The Hotel is easy to find and we were able to park just outside. The room number 4 was a lot better than we could have expected. Split level gave you a bed area with balacony and wardrobe whilst below you had sitting area and a very large bathroom with a...

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BWPhilipburn, Manager at Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth W, Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent stay in one our spacious deluxe rooms and found the meals excellent. There is much to do and see in the Scottish Borders and we certainly look forward to welcoming you back in 2017.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Had heard good reports so decided to try it for a Friday lunch - lovely setting,excellent gardens and a lot of money has obviously been spent on it by the new owners who arrived in 2007 just before the recession. A good unpretentious lunch freshly cooked with a glass of red followed by coffee but oh oh oh there was...

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BWPhilipburn, Manager at Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephen F, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased to hear that you were able to enjoy a glass of wine with lunch. The hotel has been recently renovated throughout with the addition of the Linglie Suite, which is the idea venue for weddings and events. We hope to welcome you back to...

Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We were on a four day hike across the Boarder Lands of Scotland and one of our overnight stays was at this hotel. They welcomed us like family and made us feel special. The accommodation were outstanding.

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BWPhilipburn, Manager at Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear john w, thank for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased to hear that you found the staff friendly and welcoming. We are glad you enjoyed your hike across the Scottish Borders are where able to take in some of the highlights of the Borders. We hope to welcome you back to the area in the...

Hawick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We booked the Philipburn for our wedding back in March 2015 and from the word go Marie and her team could not have been more helpful. We stayed the Friday and Saturday night with friends and family and everyone raved about how nice the hotel was. The food in the restaurant was excellent as was the breakfast both mornings. As...

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BWPhilipburn, Manager at Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Craig_mc30, Thank you very much for your recent review. We were delighted to be the venue for your special day! We are pleased to hear that you had a lovely day and enjoyed the food in the hotel. We hope to welcome you back to the hotel soon.

Dumbarton
Reviewed 19 September 2016

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel enjoys a tranquil setting on the outskirts of Selkirk, within easy reach of the A7. With 19 individually styled bedrooms and 1 lodge, a on-site restaurant, function room and bar makes us an excellent venue for any occasion. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel

Address: Linglie Road | Selkirkshire, Selkirk TD7 5LS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > Selkirk
Price Range: $170 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Best Western Plus Philipburn House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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“All rooms are great but they do have some lodges available which are great”
 of 5 bubbles Geoffus1007, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for deluxe, any room”
  • Bed upstairs
  • Sitting area downstairs
 of 5 bubbles ElizabethW183, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in outside buildings are less well decorated than in the main hotel building.”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisBartter, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 was lovely”
 of 5 bubbles alisonm180, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The lodges are brilliant for accessibility and quietness.”
 of 5 bubbles CatherineS208, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
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