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The Retreat Castle Rooms

1 Cockpen Road, Bonnyrigg EH19 3HS, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 2 Bonnyrigg B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Some friends and I stayed here the night before my wedding - Jude was very accommodating and the rooms were fantastic. The breakfast was fabulous as well - it was lovely overall. I highly recommend Retreat Castle!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed on the 2nd August as we were attending our friends wedding in Roslin, what can I say the whole experience was brilliant, the rooms were spotless and unique with added extras Jude was so lovely and made us feel very welcome the breakfast was one of the best we've had, we have and will be recommending this and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked to stay just from the photo on a website the photo did not do it justice. A fabulous building with lovely large bedroom and bathroom. Jude was a lovely, providing us with lots of help and information on the surrounding area. Great service and a breakfast to keep you going. Handy for Edinburgh centre but also Roslyn chapel and... More

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Stotfold, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jude great hostess, Rooms large and spacious, near great eateries for the evening with good recommendations, not too far to the centre of edinburgh, a traditional scottish breakfast served with haggis our disappointment was our stay was not long enough will be returning onour next tripnorth of the border.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent B&B, friendly home from home stay. Jude great hostess. Big breakfasts to keep you going all day. On bus route To Edinburgh with advantage of a country stay. Highly recommended if you want to visit city but not stay in centre.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

Great friendly greeting great nights sleep good breakfast great location very quirky nothing too much trouble big recommend great place to chill out and relax and not too far from Edinburgh but away from the city enough to relax

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

having stoppped at the dalhousie castle on several occassions and ringing them and been told that it was £160 for single occupancy even though on booking.com was £120 was told to book it by booking.com ...decided to stay here absolutely brilliant had four poster bedded room with large bathroom. friendly staff who could not do enough for me. brilliant breakfast... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

It would appear to be the case that this was once operated as a hotel, complete with bar and restaurant, and the owners have now decided to operate more akin to bed and breakfast than a hotel. I received a really warm welcome and felt almost as part of the family during my stay. The place is well worth visiting... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This unique hotel was warm and welcoming from the moment we walked in the door. The decor is beautiful and set in a gorgeous location only 10-15 mins to Edinburgh City. The couple who run it, Jude + Peter, made us feel like part of the family. They offered us an instant upgrade to a gorgeous room with a huge... More

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights on our tour of Scotland this May. Jude was really welcoming, especially after a long cold day on the motorbike. This is such a stylish and quirky place to stay. We loved the room with all the different mirrors and pieces of history on the wall. The bed was really comfortable.... More

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Address: 1 Cockpen Road, Bonnyrigg EH19 3HS, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Midlothian > Bonnyrigg
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A friendly family run Fairytale Castle close to Edinburgh City centre. With 5 quality rooms some with four poster and set in tranquil 1.5 acres with playarea and large gardens. Unique guesthouse offering genuine friendly hospitality only 6 miles from Edinburgh with direct bus route. Minutes from the City by-pass and near to Rossyln Chapel. Ideal location if you are going to a function or wedding in nearby Dalhousie, Meville, Oxenfoord, Borthwick or Crighton Castles.Set yourself up for the day with one of our hearty full Scottish breakfasts- all local produce.A warm wecome awaits you at the Retreat Castle Rooms. ... more   less 
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