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Pitlochry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed at Winkstone Farmhouse as part of a group of 12 golfers on a long weekend in Peebles. It was a perfect spot for us, very clean and well equipped cottages that sleep 4 and our own space at night to have a few drinks and talk about the missed putts and wayward shots. Jan and her family provide... More 

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Zenting, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all to say, booking of Winkston Farmhouse was very comfortable. We had an intensive e-mail-contact with the renters and all of our needs (especially a cot four our little daughter) were considered. We had a warm welcome, on the table several sweets and a bottle of wine were waiting for us. Overall the cottage had a very comfortable... More 

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Winkston, Owner at Winkston Farmhouse, responded to this review

Hello folks thank you for taking time to pop this report in for us. It is such a help for other travellers to see that we can be very flexible and try to suit all needs of our customers. We are so glad you enjoyed your holiday. Kindest regards Jan More 

High River, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time at a Bed & Breakfast and we had no idea what to expect. Jan, who owns and runs Winkston Farmhouse, operates a first class property. If we stayed in a hotel that was furnished as our room was here, we could not afford it. We would like to thank Jan for being so accommodating. First... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

We had a warm welcome from Jan, who kindly sorted out our dietary requirements. The double aspect room was perfect. Very clean with everything you'd expect from a four star room. The towels were plentiful and soft! In fact we had such a good nights sleep that we booked again for our return journey from Northern Scotland. We were not... More 

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Winkston, Owner at Winkston Farmhouse, responded to this review

Hello folks thank you for your report. You have appreciated all the small things that we strive to make your stay a happy one with us we do try but how kind of you to take time to thank us it is so helpful to other travellers in making there choice of accommodation. Look forward to seeing you again in... More 

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Very reasonable, clean, nice area, good local eating places, excellent hill walking, lots of different things to do, friendly owners. but why do I have to do 200 characters when I have said all I want to say

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Winkston, Owner at Winkston Farmhouse, responded to this review

Thank you folks your report is much appreciated. It is such a help to other travellers in search of quality accommodation. Peebles has such a lot to offer. Hope you visit again and catch up on the many lovely things to enjoy in this lovely area. Kindest regards Jan More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

We stay for 2 wks on a family vacation , You couldn't have asked for a better place to stay and relax . Jan and George are the perfect hosts as others have said nothing was too much trouble ,and local knowledge is always the best the cozy nook was excellent kids loved the spiral staircase. You are a close... More 

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Winkston, Owner at Winkston Farmhouse, responded to this review

Hello folks thank you so much for your kind words it does make a huge difference to us to get a boost from such a nice report. Our cottages lend themselves well to families , a nice little family retreat to enjoy. Peebles has lots to offer The leisure centre swimming pool and lots more. Hope to see you again... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

We stayed in the Cosy Neuk cottage for a week and were warmly welcomed when we arrived. It was fitted out with everything we needed for our stay and my daughters loved the spiral staircase up to the bedroom on the mezzanine level. There is a room for bike storage and covered parking space.

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Winkston, Owner at Winkston Farmhouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind report. This is such a help to other travellers looking for a family stay like yourselves. We do try and cater for family holidays. Peebles has such a lot to offer ,the swimming pool and the sports centre also Tweed theatre to name but a few. Lovely little shops and a great choice... More 

Woodcote, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

A very pleasent location with exceptionally nice landlords. The cottage is located well for our week and anything needed was not too much trouble. This is our second year of staying at the farm and would be top of the list for next year.

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Winkston, Owner at Winkston Farmhouse, responded to this review

Hello folks thank you for your lovely report on our cottage. As you know we have the best of both worlds in the peace of the countryside yet a five minute drive or a pleasant walk into town gives you Peebles with all it has to offer little private shops and restaurants to choose from no matter what your taste... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

We had the Orchard room and it was large, well appointed and comfortable. There's a dab radio and DVD player and freesat. And the shower was great. Breakfast was lovely and we were made to feel very welcome. Only downside was that the farmhouse is just over a mile and a half from Peebles - I hadn't realised that when... More 

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Winkston, Owner at Winkston Farmhouse, responded to this review

Hello folks thank you for your nice report it is very much appreciated. At Winkston we have the best of both worlds tranquillity of the countryside yet a 5 minute drive into town what better. We also have a Peebles/Edinburgh bus stop at the foot of our drive to take you into Peebles or a visit into Edinburgh running every... More 

Aston Clinton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

A warm welcome from Jan and a recommend for a good local Italian restaurant. The room was very good size including small sofa and armchair and good en-suite shower and very comfortable bed. Excellent breakfasts. All you could want from a B & B. Would recommend to anyone looking to stay in this area.

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Winkston, Owner at Winkston Farmhouse, responded to this review

Hello folks thank you for your kind report it is very much appreciated. We try to provide quality that we would expect ourselves and thank you for noting our spacious room with all its comforts. Our aim is to offer our guests a nice experience of bed and breakfast with all its little nice things you don't always get in... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer 4* quality en-suite rooms in our Georgian listed country house on the outskirts of Peebles with Edinburgh only 23 miles away. Menu choice for full delicious breakfasts (vegetarian option). Come and enjoy the lovely Borders area; fishing, walking, golf, mountain biking at Glentress, swimming and fitness centre or just for a quiet relaxing break..... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Winkston Farmhouse

Address: Winkston Farmhouse Edinburgh Road, Peebles EH45 8PH, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Borders > Peebles
Price Range: $75 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Winkston Farmhouse 4*
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Winkston Farmhouse Peebles, Scotland
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