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    Windlestraw

    Galashiels Road, Walkerburn EH43 6AA, Scotland
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    1 - 5 of 165 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    In need of a break from house moving my wife suggested Windlestraw because of its lovely name. It most certainly lived up and actually exceeded our expectations. The hotel is set well back from the road high on the hill with very good wide access...More

    Thank melwood
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We recently spent one night at Windlestraw. It was a truly excellent stay Location - although just off the main road, the trees in the gardens shield any noise, leaving a quiet and tranquil location with lovely views from the garden and the picture window...More

    1  Thank RoamingScot
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 6 days ago

    What a smashing review! Thank you! ..and thank you for seeking us out! Very pleased you enjoyed your visit. Windlestraw is hidden away in a quiet part of Scotland yet is very accessible. We are trying to strike the right balance between or home and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We enjoyed a lovely short break at this elegant and charming Edwardian house in the Scottish Borders. Arriving on the worst day of the summer we were soon cheered out of a deep funk by the warm welcome & cozy comfortable room. The bedrooms and...More

    Thank Judith M
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 6 days ago

    Thanks Judith for your warm feedback. We strive to make Windlestraw a haven from the stresses and strains of hectic lives and occasionally the Weather! Very pleased you felt at home here. Bramble and Bracken enjoyed the chat! Hope you see you again soon.

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Dined and stayed here for a short break. Lovely house, pretty bedrooms. Attention to detail top notch. Every single item was very good and carefully chosen. Very friendly welcome from the lady of the house. Great location. Then both dinner and breakfast were to an...More

    Thank Mike M
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks Mike for your lovely comments. So pleased you enjoyed your stay. 'Pretty near perfect' is a pretty fine compliment. Hope to pamper you again soon.

    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    Very enjoyable evening. From initial welcome with coffee and biscuits to our departure we were impressed with the level of professional service and friendliness shown to us. ( this despite a family health emergency ) Surrounding area is very peaceful and quiet and immediately makes...More

    Thank Alex M
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your kind understanding at such a difficult time. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We feel truly privileged to call Windlestraw and The Tweed Valley home and we look forward to your next visit.

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    • USD 168 - USD 258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Walkerburn
    • Also Known As
    • Windlestraw Lodge Scottish Borders Hotel Walkerburn ,
    • Windlestraw Hotel Walkerburn
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    21 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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    9 August 2016|
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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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