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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Innerleithen EH44 6PW, Scotland
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Traquair House
Ranked #4 of 9 Innerleithen B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Traquair House on 11/08/2014 with my wife and sons. The visit was excellent value with the house steeped in Scottish history and a nice Brewery Shop and Gift Shop, and a lovely walled garden. We also had fun in the maze though we got soaked in the torrential rain which probably added to the fun really! All the... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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130 reviews 130 reviews
23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot comment on a stay exactly, although it looks nice, however I was booked to stay on 24th July. I paid a deposit of £95 to Traquair House on 21st of July (I have the itemised billing on my card), I have a written confirmation from Celtic Castles, but on arrival at 8pm on 24th we were turned away,... More

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traquair10, Front Office Manager at Traquair House, responded to this review

We are extremely sorry that you had such a bad experience with us. The fault was entirely with us and we certainly do not wish to blame anybody else. We had not briefed our temporary member of staff correctly and you were very unlucky to be caught in the middle of this. For this we are truly very sorry. We... More

Omaha, Nebraska
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We spent the night in the "Pink Room," the only guests at the house that evening. Our housekeeper, Helen, tended to all our needs, as did her adorable dogs Joe and Kevin. The room was lovely and overlooked the famous maze behind the house. The furniture was antique, as were the paintings that hung on the wall, giving the whole... More

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Oslo, Norway
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed at Traquair for one night (should have been more) this weekend. 4 adults and three children, 15, 13 and 12. Everything from the rooms, the food and the people made us feel heartily welcome. We arrived in the afternoon and the check in to the rooms went smoothly - we stayed in the white and blue room. Before... More

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I have very mixed reviews of Traquair. For the bi-annual fair, I think it is a fantastic day or two out. There is entertainment on in the walled garden all day and you can browse the many stalls and explore the maze and grounds. However, I went to their Easter Sunday family egg hunt, were I was left feeling rather... More

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traquair10, Owner at Traquair House, responded to this review

Hi, I was sorry to hear you were disaapointed in our Easter Eggstravaganza which from the large majority of feedback we have received was a great success. We have to charge to cover the event but I would point out that £2 above the normal grounds entrance is not a huge amount and covers cost of 5,000 mini eggs -... More

Motherwell, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

im a delivery driver for expert logistics i had the ultimate pleasure of delivering to this magnificent house stunning and beautiful , i was treated to a box of ales brewed on the premises and i can assure you it was the finest real ale i have ever tasted i promise to return stay and buy plenty more thank you

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

My husband booked a 2 night stay at Traquair house on the 8th,9th November for my 50th birthday treat. A wonderful surprise as I didn't know where we were going until we passed the famous bear gates and turned into the drive way. We had a wonderful weekend in the white room and were well looked after by Helen, the... More

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

I had planned to stay at Traquair as a treat to myself after a month in Scotland. This is a magical place and to have the opportunity to stay in a beautiful room, have the use of the lower drawing room and breakfast in the Still Room made my dream come true. The castle is a home with priceless pieces... More

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Mickleton, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We've just had a two night stay at Trequair House to celebrate our Golden Wedding. We were greeted by the housekeeper who showed us to our room and explained which other rooms were available for our use. We stayed in the pink room which was reached via a stone spiral staircase in the main house. The room was spacious. spotlessly... More

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Melbourne, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

I stayed for two nights here as a 50th birthday treat. The room was incredible and having the drawing room to use was unexpected and made my stay extra special. I loved the little extras - like the Traquair House souvenir guide, mints and bottle of ale left in my room. Thank you so much also for the bottle of... More

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Address: Innerleithen EH44 6PW, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Borders > Innerleithen
Hotel Class:4 star — Traquair House 4*
Also Known As:
Traquair House Innerleithen, Scotland

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