We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 7 Melrose hotels

Burt's Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PN, Scotland
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Burt's Hotel to your Saves list
Burt's Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
76%
Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in Melrose
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
bordercurler Kelso, United Kingdom
Write a Review

145 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    69
    42
    15
    10
    9
See reviews for
19
56
13
15
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (20)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (145)
  • Mar-May only
    (34)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (57)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (35)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (19)
All months
Kelso, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
29 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a bar lunch here this week== the place was only half full and the foreign waitresses whilst most professional were a wee bit unsmiling== it is a great bar in perfect condition well decorated and spotlessly clean==the food however was no more than average pub grub== good quality fish served in an uneven and overcrisped batter which left a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at Burt's hotel in the pristine border town of Melrose prior to walking St Cuthbert's Way. I am quite discerning (some may say fussy!) but I thought this hotel was faultless. We arrived mid evening, we were warmly greeted and went to eat in the bar. Had an excellent meal, delicious fish and good Spanish wine. The bedroom... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Beaufort, South Carolina
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Melrose is a lovely market town in the Scottish Borders. Most Border town have ruined abbeys, but I believe Melrose Abbey is the most impressive. Right around the corner from the Abbey on the town square is Burts Hotel. You can not choose a better place to stay in the Scottish Borders. The rooms are all ensuite and well decorated,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
East Lothian
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed over before 'beat the borders ' event . Have eaten in Restuarant and bar many times and food is fantastic - as it was on this on this occasion although there was a long wait between our 'appetiser' of nachos and our main course . The single room waa fully kitted out with everything and was clean. The mattress... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a short stay in gorgeous Melrose and the superb Burts Hotel - food was fantastic and sunday lunch the best i have had at any hotel/restaurant all the staff were very friendly and helpfull really looking forward to our next visit

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for lunch last winter by chance and was very impressed with our meal and decided to return. Burt's did not disappoint. Professional yet friendly. Comfortable bedroom and very food breakfast and Dinnerseating in the bar is lively and very enjoyable full of mostly local dinners. Dinner in the Restaurant was special. I wish we had a restaurant of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
West Midlands, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked well in advance with the owners as they are popular, three nights stay and was made most welcome by all the management & staff. Excellent Bar food and Lock Ness Wilderness Special beer to wash the food down. Clean rooms & safe car parking at the rear. I would return there to see more first class Rugby Football... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A warm and friendly welcome with the owners (the Henderson family) enthusiastic and amiable hosts and clearly integral to the running of this excellent small hotel. My room was of a very good standard, breakfast was excellent, served in the very nice dinning room. I enjoyed a very good bar meal the night before washed down by well-kept Timothy Taylor's.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
20 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Centrally placed in the town with parking. The food was excellent. Dining room old fashioned but also old world feel which was very relaxing although most people were eating in the bar area and with not many people in the dining room it lacked atmosphere. Room was clean and fresh with all amenities but a little noisy at times as... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bishopton, United Kingdom
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This was the first time we had stayed in Melrose. Have walked past the hotel many time. On the recommendation from friends booked a 1 night stay. Found the hotel lived up to everything we had been told. Warm welcome and friendly staff. Room had recently been decorated and the bathroom was very clean and well fitted. The food we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Burt's Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Burt's Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Burt's Hotel

Address: Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PN, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Borders > Melrose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Burt's Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your Burt's Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Burts Hotel Melrose
Burt's Hotel Melrose, Scotland

15 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (16)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (4)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Burt's Hotel

Enlarge Map
Top-rated Restaurants Nearby
Top-rated Attractions Nearby
Melrose Abbey
Melrose Abbey
Historic Sites
The Abbey Mill
The Abbey Mill
Historic Sites