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Watson Lodge Guest House

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15 / 16 Bridge Street, Galashiels TD1 1SW, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Have stayed at Watsons Lodge twice this year. It is excellent value . the rooms clean and comfortable and lovely and warm . The staff couldn't be nicer , friendly and helpful. Tasty breakfasts with a lot of choice.

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watsonlodge, Owner at Watson Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time to write your review. I am very pleased you enjoyed both your stays at Watson Lodge and look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Watson Lodge is situated in the centre of Galashiels. My partner and I have stayed there a few times and have always found it exceptionally clean and friendly. The owner is lovely, making sure that everything is to your liking, nothing is too much bother. Breakfast is amazing, again, nothing is too much trouble. If they have it, then you... More 

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watsonlodge, Owner at Watson Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We do strive to make sure all our guests are comfortable and well looked after so it's very nice to hear we are doing a good job. I hope we see you back at Watson Lodge again soon. More 

Perth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Stayed here a few weeks ago. Wonderful room. Pleasant atmosphere and super cooked breakfasts!!!!! Me and my partner were celebrating our anniversary and enjoyed having the chance to some peace and quiet to ourselves!!!

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watsonlodge, Owner at Watson Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you! Your review means so much to us. We are flattered that you chose to spend your Anniversary with us and so pleased you enjoyed the room, the food and the peace! Please visit us again any time. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Stayed at Watson lodge for 2 nights, very nice room in a very central location. Breakfast was good and was served by nice staff. Overall a pleasant stay, the bed was very comfortable and he had a nice and quiet room at the back of the building. Restaurants and pubs

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watsonlodge, Owner at Watson Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We try very hard to make all our guests feel welcome and provide service with a smile :-) I hope you will come to stay with again in the future. More 

Wrecsam, Wales
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Stayed here for 2-nights in an on-suite twin room at the back of the guest house. Room and bathroom very clean. Beds in need of replacing and sleep quality not particularly good. Excellent breakfast and good value at £30pppn. Location is right in the middle of Galashiels across the road from the Police Station and behind the Wetherspoons.

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watsonlodge, Owner at Watson Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and comments. We do strive to please all our guests but bed firmness or softness can often be a matter of personal preference. The beds in the room you occupied were in fact purchased within the last year but I apologise if they were not as comfortable as you would have liked. I am so... More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

If you are looking for value for money budget accommodation this is fine. We stayed here for two nights and had a very quiet clean bedroom at the back of the house. Nice crisp white sheets and all we needed in the ensuite shower room, though the height of the suspended TV screen made it hard for someone short to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Good price-quality ratio and very good breakfast. We really enjoyed our stay at Watson Lodge Guest House. They even recommended us a magnificent restaurant to have dinner. We had a very rainy weather though.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Sorted out at the very last minute but no problems whatsoever. Very friendly welcome, stayed in lovely clean room looking straight into garden. Great breakfast served fresh each morning. Would recommend Watson Lodge to all without any hesitation.

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East Kilbride, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We stayed in the garden on room for a second time and have no faults with the room. It is very spacious and spotlessly clean. Breakfast , we asked for potato scones with our breakfast but were disappointed as they did not appear to be cooked. Apart from that breakfast was good. The only problem we encountered was we had... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I called the guest house at very short notice to see if they had a twin room for one night with a late check in and a very early breakfast and departure....and they delivered on everything. Comfortable room, good bed, good shower and a good breakfast ahead of a long day's cycle.

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watsonlodge, Owner at Watson Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We do try to provide for all our visitors' needs and late check in and early breakfast is certainly no problem if we are given a bit of advance notice. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and we were able to help set you up for your next day's cycle. More 

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