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The Townhouse Hotel

Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PQ, Scotland (Formerly Millars Hotel)
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Ranked #1 of 7 hotels in Melrose
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Tripp S Charlottesville
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Charlottesville
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our last few days in Scotland we decided to see the Abbys of the border region and decided to stay in Melrose on a whim. Great idea! This lovely little town is really quaint and centrally located to all the good sights. This hotel is great with a caring staff, great bar/restaurant and easy parking. The rooms are plush... More

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Biggar, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our way back from Kelso Show we called in on speck, and as it was busy got a table in the garden. It was a very hot day and we were seated under an awning and presented with iced water, very nice. we had the 2 course early bird meal deal and it was lovely. Both main courses cooked... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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99 reviews 99 reviews
14 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My husband and I stayed here, one Saturday night as we were attending a wedding in Gordon and were very impressed by this hotel. The room was enormous and extremely comfortable and we were able to check in at and have access to the room at around midday. The bathroom was also large. The room was extremely comfortable with the... More

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Dalkeith, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

at The Townhouse with the family, I started with Cullen Skink which was excellent, then opted for fish & chips (as there wasn't much else I fancied) - it was good though - no complaints, hearty portion of haddock. The wife, my brother-in-law and nephew all opted for the roast beef, when it arrived it was seriously rare, and I... More

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Very friendly and accommodating staff, excellent food, lovely location. Melrose is a splendid place, I find the locals are always eager to chat and accept you into their activities. Stalking the haggis is a must-do activity arranged by one of the local high street shops and, of course, the town is the start of the famous St Cuthbert's Way (Drunk... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Just returned from annual golf holiday in Scotland, my first time in the borders. Hotel organised as part of the holiday, I can recommend this hotel with the highest standard both accommodation and food, the staff worked above and beyond all of our expectations, food was fantastic every night and at breakfast too. 15 guys on tour everyone totally satisfied... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We returned again recently to the Townhouse for a weekend stay with friends and were delighted to find that they continue to offer a great personal welcome and good food. The rooms have been further improved and the communal areas as ever are well maintained, The outside courtyard is a peaceful and sunny haven to relax in, as is the... More

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Dunfermline, Scotland, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
25 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for one night & we were very impressed by the quality & comfort of this hotel, it is much better than a lot of 4 star hotels we have stayed in, not only the room but the communal areas, lovely carpets & decor. Food was also first class, dinner served by very genuinely friendly staff was delicious. Had a... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We were here as part of a small group. We dined across the road at Burts. Rooms were really well appointed, very clean and all staff most welcoming and helpful. Breakfast was really well set up with fruits on display and to order, porridge, eggs, kippers etc, the usual full Scottish very well cooked including the best potato scone I... More

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Wheathampstead, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Staying with friends in the Borders over Easter we went to the Townhouse for lunch. Our friends have eaten there many times and highly recommended we all went there - it did not disappoint. We ate in the brasserie and the menu was extensive with plenty of choice for all of us, even though we had one vegetarian and one... More

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Address: Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PQ, Scotland (Formerly Millars Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Borders > Melrose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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