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Burt's Hotel

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Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PN, Scotland
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fife
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We decided to have a last minute short break and were looking for a reasonable priced hotel with good food, not to far form home. We booked Burts on line and found a little borders gem. Although our room was in the eaves, it was still roomy clean and comfortable. Beds were made and room cleaned while we were at... More 

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Dunbar, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Met up with family for Mothers Day Lunch which was lovely with a varied menu to suit all tastes for both children and adults.It was nice to see a real fire burning in the grate offering a warm welcome.This wasn't our first visit and as usual we weren't disappointed.

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eildons3, Owner at Burt's Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you. Glad you enjoyed your Mothers Day at Burt's. NH More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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128 reviews 128 reviews
77 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night on business in area. Room was very comfortable, looked to have been recently renovated, very clean. The shower could have had a little more power. Ate in the bar, food excellent. Breakfast was excellent, good quality food and large portions. Would stay again.

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eildons3, Owner at Burt's Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your Review. Glad you enjoyed our Hotel. NH More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

An excellent one night stay. Staff friendly and helpful with welcoming cup of tea in front of open fire in the bar. Room fine. Supper in bar on packed Valentines night was excellent with really helpful staff in attendance. Breakfast was also excellant. The efficient and friendly service made our short stay a delight and this hotel is a truly... More 

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eildons3, Owner at Burt's Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. Glad you enjoyed our Hotel. NH More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We stayed one Saturday in Oct 2013 while attending a family birthday party in the next town.The owner was very helpful in accomodating our family and added a very comfortable folding bed to our large double room for our daughter.The reception was welcoming,the room was very welcoming and cosy,I especially loved the tapestry cushions with labradors on them as it... More 

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eildons3, Owner at Burt's Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your Review. Best Wishes, NH More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Stayed two nights on a business trip hotel lounge was full of fly fishing people on a trip - hotel has a great buz. Food excellent rooms warm and clean- staff amazing. Delightful small town with some interesting small shops- would love to go back for few days when not on business

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eildons3, Owner at Burt's Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Glad you enjoyed our Hotel. NH More 

Uk
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110 reviews 110 reviews
72 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

A last minute booking after a problem elsewhere saved by Burts! Their online booking system unfortunately didn't give us the superior room we booked but they were skilful at dealing with the problem. Actually the "standard" room was fine, easily large enough, with plenty of storage, and importantly for Scotland warm! Large car park, and breakfast was more than enough.... More 

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Thank you for your kind words. More 

cupar
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Been on three short breaks to Hotels this Autumn/Winter and the Burts Hotel,Melrose has been the best by far.The staff were very helpful,food was superb and accommodation was modern and comfortable.No complaints at all.A very good hotel to use as a base for getting to know the Borders

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eildons3, Owner at Burt's Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. More 

Sw Scotland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We arrived as a party of five people at 2.05pm on a drizzly November Monday. Lunch we were told had stopped being served 5 minutes earlier. It seems it was not possible to extend their lunchtime to accommodate our needs. So we slimmed down our request to 'soup and sandwiches'. Still not possible. What sort of delivery of Scottish hospitality... More 

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eildons3, Owner at Burt's Hotel, responded to this review

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This was our first dining experience in Scotland when we moved to the Borders nearly 40 years ago. We revisit from time to time. Nostalgic you think - but this place has an extraordinary bar menu. A few days ago I had a lovely chorizo and sea bream risotto. The scampi in a basket of 1970s fame, we presume, had... More 

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Thank you for your kind review. NGH More 

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