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    Kingsknowes Hotel

    Selkirk Rd, Galashiels TD1 3HY, Scotland
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    • Excellent58%
    • Very good29%
    • Average8%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed December 10, 2016

    I've stayed here a few times in the last year and my experience has been reliably excellent. The King's Knowse is a beautiful, old building on the edge of a small, modern housing development. The decor is wonderful, the ceilings high and the staff obliging...More

    Thank Malcolm H
    Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

    I'm sad to write this review as this has been a family favourite in the past. The bar and reception rooms are beautiful however the restaurant food was poor pub food at restaurant prices. Large family meal with many courses ordered only 2 were happy...More

    5  Thank Leanne F
    Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

    A very imposing looking castle nestled away along a quiet street. Staff greeted us in a cheery manner and this service continued throughout the evening whilst serving us. The evening menu gave plenty of choice however this did not detract from the quality which we...More

    Thank Ironchezels
    Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

    Food was very good, room, room was beautiful with an amazing view across the Tweed towards Abbotsford. Few public areas could do with a refresh but the service, setting and food make up for it, would definitely stay again

    Thank Tathan J
    Reviewed October 30, 2016

    I have just returned from my third stay in this beautiful country hotel. the location was magnificent and the ambiance inside the hotel is totally in keeping with this former country home. I love the decorations and furnishings many of which are original features -not...More

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    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Banquet Room
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    • $162 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Galashiels
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    hoshangk2015
    January 3, 2015|
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    Response from Rob C | Reviewed this property |
    I am not sure if the Hotel has any rooms downstairs.All the rooms our group had were on first and second floors. Contacting the Hotel will clarify. It is a very good hotel and the owner and staff are very helpful.
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    "Quiet room , out the back 16 I think. Te Suite overlooks reception which wouldn't be bad other than for..."
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    "Rooms looking over the river tweed, wonderful view."
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    "If a view is important for you, ask for a room overlooking the River Tweed."
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    "Room 17 was a magnificent and spacious room with stunning views over the countryside."
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