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Winkston Farmhouse

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Edinburgh Road, Peebles EH45 8PH, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This is my go-to spot when mountain biking in Scotland near Peebles. The rooms are very nice, breakfast is excellent, and Jan has everything you need to take care of your biking related needs including good bike storage and facilities to help clean and get your kit ready for your next day's biking adventure.

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Winkston, Owner at Winkston Farmhouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your much appreciated report. We try our best to have our guests needs in place to make the holiday a good one. Mountain bikers are a large part of our trade in Peebles and we all want to encourage repeat visits to the area. We have also this year put in place a gear drying... More 

Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay. We had the double and our two boys shared the twin. Had the place to ourselves and Jan made us a lovely fire in the lounge to sit in front of for the evening. Excellent breakfast after a good night's sleep. Thoroughly recommended.

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Hello folks thank you for your kind words. As a family we all try to make your stay an enjoyable one. We thank you for taking time to pop in a report for us its very good of you to take the time. We very much enjoyed your company and the children were great! We hope you enjoyed Edinburgh and... More 

Perth, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

We spent four very comfortable nights in this delightful B&B. We were welcomed by a very genial hostess, Jan, for whom nothing was too much trouble. The room was spacious, and the bed was very comfortable. The breakfast provided a great selection and was very generous. As tourists to the region, Jan was a great help with recommendations for meals,... More 

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Winkston, Owner at Winkston Farmhouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your report it is great that you have taken time and trouble to put this in for us. So glad you enjoyed! Sorry I have taken so long to respond my computer skills are improving and have discovered now how to respond easily. Hope to see you again in the future. Our kindest regards Jan More 

Wirral, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Stayed two nights in the B&B to take part in a cycle sportive starting nearby. The house is beautiful and the room spotless. Most important for us is is secure bike storage, easy parking, animal free rooms, a really good shower and a comfortable bed. Winkston Farm ticked all these boxes. It is about 15-20 mins walk into Peebles for... More 

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Newport, UK
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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We had the most wonderful and enjoyable stay at this excellent B&B. I don't think I have ever been made to feel so welcome when staying away. When I arrived on the bus from Edinburgh to stay for a couple of days researching my family tree in the Peebles area, Jan couldn't have been more helpful. She certainly went the... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This is a 4* B&B home from home. Beautifully decorated and furnished with every little detail looked after. We only spent one night so had to explore Peebles in the evening after our visit in the daytime to Dawyck Botanical Gardens. We easily walked into Peebles town centre in 15mins for a look around and a good curry at the... More 

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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This B&B is about a mile out of Peebles set high off the road on a working farm. Run by Janice a wonderful host who makes a great breakfast. Rooms were very clean and tastefully decorated, had the best nights sleep since we arrived in Scotland

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for four nights on the way to Fort William. The room we stayed in wasn't massive but was perfectly laid out, plenty of room for all our normal and mtb clothes! The cooked breakfast was lovely and had good choice of cereals. Janice and her husband were extremely welcoming and friendly throughout our stay,... More 

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Matlock, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We were taking part in the annual car hill trial at Biggar and decided to stay at Peebles as it's a great town with good access to Edinburgh and lovely surrounding countryside: there's a bus on the main road just 100 yards away from the house, so you can hop on that and be in Edinburgh in a hour, with... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Amazing views all round. The owners have provided a beautiful and peaceful home from home. Everything is top quality. The breakfast was so tasty. I ate way more than I needed! I wish I could cook sausage and bacon so that it was both juicy and slightly crispy. Superb. The rating is well deserved. Excellent value for money. I would... More 

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Address: Edinburgh Road, Peebles EH45 8PH, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Borders > Peebles
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Winkston Farmhouse Peebles, Scotland

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