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Kingsknowes Hotel

3.0 of 5 Selkirk Rd, Galashiels TD1 3HY, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Congleton, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We ate at the Kingsknowes for the first time on Saturday night whilst passing through Galashiels and the food was amazing; fabulously generous portions, beautifully cooked, extremely tasty and service was excellent. It really was delicious and was value for money. The waitresses were lovely and couldn't have been more helpful. The cheap looking wooden flower on the table, tatty... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

A gem of a hotel. Staff were a happy, friendly bunch. Lovely views with the river Tweed close by. The cook was excellent with both breakfast and evening meals- superb, dieting needed now! The room was spacious and very clean. Liked the window opener... An unpretentious block of wood! Highly recommended.

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Sydney, Australia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We arrived here via another B&B that was booked out. Tracy, who booked us in, could not have been any more helpful. She even got another staff member to carry our (heavy) bag which was totally unexpected. Her friendliness and sense of humor as really nice to experience. The room we had was 26 which was on the top floor.... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Booked into this hotel as the usual B&B we stay in was fully booked. We were very pleasantly surprised with the size of the rooms, decor and quality of service at this hotel. The rooms and public spaces were spotlessly clean and the staff very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was delicious with a good selection on offer. The only thing... More

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Lauder, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

First of all I have to congratulate all the staff who worked indefatigably throughout my son's wedding reception, Nothing was left unattended, As soon as we arrived we were greeted by the staff who genuinely had our interests at heart, this was overall feeling by all the guests. The food throughout the day and night was simply wonderful, served most... More

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

.For the past four weeks on and off I have been working away from home and staying at the Kingsknowes hotel and each time I leave I am looking forward to the next time that I visit. This is a family run hotel and from the moment you walk in you can tell, the staff are incredible, and are the... More

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Aviano, Italy
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We didn't stay here, but what a find! We were driving from one place to another on our 2-week trip in Scotland when we saw the sign for this castle hotel. We pulled in to see what we could see and ended up having tea on the front lawn with a most gorgeous view of the lake. It was a... More

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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90 reviews 90 reviews
44 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

Good place to stay for a visit to the Borders. Room 18 is perfect for a family of four: huge master bed room, small twin room, good beds, good bathroom. Nice garden and conservatory for the afternoon and to have diner. Also the bar is a nice place to have diner. Good food, fair prices. A place we would recommend.... More

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scottish borders
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Booked a table on the Gala Day, Well where do I start we were in the dining room on our own eventually a young chap that gave the impression he could not care less served us.He was going back to uni and could not wait anyway we were served our main course and thats as far as we got, never... More

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Stayed here for one night on way North, phoned ahead as travelling with dog to make sure he would be welcome, asked specifically where he would and would not be allowed, we are aware not everyone wants to be with our dog, was assured he would be allowed in the conservatory so decided to stay as he would be able... More

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Address: Selkirk Rd, Galashiels TD1 3HY, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Borders > Galashiels
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kingsknowes Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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