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Bay Waverley Castle Hotel

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Skirmish Hill | Waverley Road, Melrose TD6 9AA, Scotland
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Peterlee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

we travelled to the Waverley caste with national holidays in late January and though we have been many times it is amazing how a relaxed place it is a great place for walking, the food is great our room was very roomy all you need for a weekend the entertainment is the best of any of these hotels we know... More 

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Kingston upon Hull
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I booked the trip for me and my wife with National Holidays and overall it was a success. The hotel is clean and presentable , maybe a tad tired in parts but it was warm and welcoming. The ballroom/concert room has been fully are refurbished to a high standard and the acts are generally OK add on the bingo and... More 

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James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ian P Thank you for taking the time to write your recent review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your break and look forward to welcoming you back in the future Kind regards James More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a typical Shearings hotel which has had some refurbishment. Our room was clean but the bathroom was miniscule. The food was very good with sensible portions and the service swift and pleasant. There was plenty of evening entertainment. Despite the snowy weather we had a lovely stay and would go back when more attractions are open.

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James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jandl Thank you for your recent review and we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back in the near future Kind regards James More 

Castleford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolute fantastic place to stay rooms are clean comfortable and everything u need . Food is fantastic excellent choice for evening meal catering for everybody fish meat and vegetarian dishes. Entertainment is good James the resident entertainer is brilliant gets everyone laughing . Stayed here with shearings £99 each fri to Monday bed breakfast evening meal trip to edingburgh on... More 

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Thank mark j
James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear markj Thank your for your recent review and we are delighted you enjoyed all aspects of the break. We hope to be able to welcome you back to the Waverley Castle in the near future Kind regards James More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had 4 days here had a pleasant stay nice room nice food good entertainment very nice would go back again. Bad points bar is limited in selection and very expensive and local village is quite a hike if you fancy a change even though was told was only a mile apart from that would recommend 4/5

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James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Darren S Thank you for the review of your recent stay. Our bar prices are on a par with most of the hotels in the area and we can assure you it is only 1 mile into the village. We hope to be able to welcome you back to the Waverley Castle in the future. Kind regards James More 

Peterborough
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54 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Waverley Castle hotel as part of a Shearings midweek break. The trip north included a short stop at the Corley services with just enough time to have sandwich etc and then a rather long trip up the M6 and over to Melrose. Arrival at the hotel was just in time for dinner after dropping into the room... More 

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James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear connorfam Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us and we are pleased that you have enjoyed your time with us. We don't have the heating on all the time due to it becoming overpowering in some areas but have the heating going on and off throughout the day. Should anyone comment about being cold... More 

Blackpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never been on this sort of 'break' before, but it was very enjoyable and as our trip was the week before Christmas it made it a bit special. The accommodation is a bit 'tired', but I paid extra for an up grade and as the holiday was cheap anyway it was worth it. Food not brilliant but if you pay... More 

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James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear chrissiesmith18 Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us and we are glad that you enjoyed your first "Turkey and Tinsel". We hope to be able to welcome you back to the Waverley Castle in the future Kind regards James More 

Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this celebration break with Shearing coach company. On the Monday morning the pick up from Chippenham was puntual. The interchange pick up from Corley was very good. We arrived at the hotel approx.19.45 pm. We had a driver Paul was careful and excellent manner to us all. The bedroom was of good decor and facilities.The overall stay was... More 

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James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Brenda L Thank you for our recent review of your stay with us. We are so pleased we have managed to improve on your last visit and look forward to welcoming you back in the future Kind Regards James More 

Sunderland, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another delightful 4 day break in this lovely old hotel. Room: Immaculate, toasty warm (4 inches of snow on arrival), with a blissfully comfy bed and a bright, modern bathroom. Food: Good quality overall. Pleasing evening menus featuring lots of tender meats and delicious fresh veg. The mackerel parfait and pate starters were positive plate-lickers & the desserts were all... More 

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James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Annette J Thank you for your lovely email - we are so pleased you enjoyed all aspects of the hotel. Rita and Jorje thank you very much for the special mentions We all look forward to being able to welcome you back to the Waverley Castle Hotel in the future. Kind Regards James More 

teesside
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52 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Late arrival due to weather problems very quick and warm welcome .room dated but bathroom , beds, clean .heating very warm , great hot water for showers and baths. Dining room excellant food very good , staff very friendly but at times very busy,so may be a little wait between courses, not really a broblem , for us as was... More 

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James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear teessidecolonel Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and are looking forward to welcoming you back to the hotel later this year. Kind Regards James More 

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