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The White Swan Hotel

31-32 Market Square, Duns TD11 3AL, Scotland
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in room 7 very small dated decor Twin beds uncomfortable small TV mounted on wall Breakfast was good friendly staff Had dinner in bar on 2 nights Fish chips was excellent value Chicken gouchons were very good Prices were good value Bar staff were very friendly Hotel would benefit from being refurbished

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sorry, but I'm going to criticise (see 'Happy Days' review in October) and I'm not ashamed at all! Yes, it's a cheapo but you get what you pay for. The background - using a Groupon for a late Friday arrival before visiting friends in the area. We weren't sure we'd stay a second night but were very sure after staying... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an overnight stay courtesy of Groupon. It's an old Inn, our room was well appointed and had a modern bathroom. The staff were very good. We dined there and the quality was great and made to be great value by the huge portions, the bar was very lively. The locals were very warm and friendly. Breakfast was your typical... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We are just back from a Groupon deal at the white swan.........if you are thinking of going take some domestos with you. I can handle run down and tired but draw the line at dirty.the shower room smelt like a street latrine and the shower cabinet had ingrained dirt around it. On the bright side the staff were friendly and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Very old property,in need of upgrading. Our room was small but had all we needed and the bathroom had been renewed. The floor was uneven but it is very old. The staff were all very helpful and the dinner was well cooked and big portions, the breakfast was one of the biggest we have had and all served to the... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

After reading some negative comments from people who have stayed at The White Swan we were naturally apprehensive about our stay, what we have to say is that we were very pleasantly surprised. Yes the hotel could do with updating, however the family room we stayed in was clean, the meal that we had included in our Groupon deal was... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

stayed at The White Swan in Duns for a nightand was presently surprised by it. It's a nice quiet place but their is nothing much to do their unless you have a car. The hotel itself is nice although could do with the decor being upgraded, the meals are a bit expencive but this is due to having no competition... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

My husband & I stayed here as part of a groupon. Building in need of updating but don't allow this to put you off. Staff are very pleasant & helpful. Rooms were clean. Food was very good & plenty of it. I would go again :-)

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Spent an overnight stay in this hotel. The staff were very pleasant. The hotel is very old, the. room was basic but clean as was the bathroom and shower curtain, with nice white towels. The food was bar fare, although served in a small dining area away from the bar. the food was basic bar food, plenty of it and... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Had a Groupon voucher for weekend stay and was so disgusted by the room and hotel that we refused to stay. Barmaid said "it's the best room we have" when we complained so we handed key back, no apology. Emailed hotel to complain and so far they've nit even had the courtesy to acknowledge the email. Complained to Groupon who... More 

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Address: 31-32 Market Square, Duns TD11 3AL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Borders > Duns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 15
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