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Windlestraw Lodge Scottish Borders

Near Peebles | Peeblesshire, Scottish Borders, Walkerburn EH43 6AA, Scotland
Windlestraw Lodge Scottish Borders
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, Scotland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you live in an Edwardian gem overlooking the Tweed valley, eat beautifully prepared fresh, local produce, drink exquisite wines in front of a roaring log fire, sleep in the comfiest beds, bathe in White Company toiletries and have every need (or secret wish) attended to at all times, then this will be a true home from home experience. If,... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

fantastic place.Could not believe how good it was.Fantastic food service and atmosphere a real must.The owners went out of their way to make it a great stay Close to borders attractions Great views and fantastic finishes/furnishings

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Hoylake, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We've just returned from a two-night mid-week break at the splendid Windlestraw Lodge in the Tweed Valley. This boutique B&B is under new management and from the warm welcome and delicious afternoon tea, to two nights in the most comfortable of rooms, we have had the most wonderful introduction to this glorious and peaceful part of the Scottish Borders. The... More 

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Peebles, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We came to the lodge to celebrate my birthday. We didn't take a room as we only live 10 miles away and came soley for the food. We have eaten here once before - the food then was absolutely superb and this time it was as good if not better. Alan and Julie are a husband and wife team; Alan... More 

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edinburgh
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57 reviews 57 reviews
44 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

We travelled from edinburgh for one sat night to put our feet up and relax for a day. We weren't disappointed. We were welcomed by the owner and the resident spaniel Lola. We had the bannatyne room - spacious with great view. We sat by the log fire for pre dinner drinks, dinner was superb and all cooked by one... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Just returned from celebrating my husband's 50th and I had found this on tripadvisor and was impressed with the ratings. We live in Edinburgh so not too far to go but you really feel like you are away from it all. Can't believe how anyone would give this place a poor rating (seems to have had two!). We were lucky... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Visited for a two night reunion with four old friends and could not have chosen a better location.The house is nestled in the glorious Tweed valley with wonderful views. The house itself is lovely - the bedrooms bright and well appointed and the communal areas cosy and full of delightful antiques. The owners bent over backwards to accommodate us and... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We went here just for an evening meal to celebrate my husband's birthday. It was slightly expensive for what we normally pay in a restaurant but it was so worth it! We first had drinks overlooking the garden while we chose our meal, its a beautiful small hotel, very warm and welcoming and very well done. It's an intimate eating... More 

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Blyth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I booked two rooms to share my wife's birthday with friends. The hotel is beautifully and tastefully furnished - both the public rooms and bedrooms. We all chose the tasting menu, which was excellent; well thought out and cooked to a very high standard equally comparable to any of the Leith/Edinburgh Michelin restaurants. The service is efficient and friendly, we... More 

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gerrards cross
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We visited this hotel with four other friends for three nights in early June. So much has been said about this wonderful hotel, and it is all absolutely true! Everything was perfect - the location, the rooms, the very personal service from Alan and Julie, and of course the food ... amazing! The twice baked cheese soufflé and the poached... More 

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