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“Melrose Sept. 2014”
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Lavender Blue
Cottage with parking for 1/2 cars
Garden with table and chairs
Welcome basket.
Kitchen
Sitting room
Sitting room
Reading corner in Sitting room
Downstairs toilet
Bedroom as Super King Size
Downstairs hall way.
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Melrose, Scottish Borders, Scotland

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john f
1 review
“Melrose Sept. 2014”
Reviewed September 14, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

A very well appointed holiday let. The main benefit of this holiday let is its location. It is centrally located in Melrose where you can take advantage of local walks, the well stocked local shops, the many local food outlets offering traditional english to italian food. Many well known historic sites are close by. I would recommend this property.

Date of stay: September 2014
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Liked best: Location
Liked least: nothing
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
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Jenny K
Victoria, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Beautiful cottage”
Reviewed September 8, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

This is a lovely spacious cottage which has everything you would need. It is situated in a lovely village and within walking distance to everything. Great value.

Date of stay: August 2014
Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Sian P
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“A real home from home”
Reviewed August 18, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We had a really lovely week's stay at the cottage. It was in a perfect location for Melrose and the surrounding countryside. There was plenty to do - cycling, walks, stately homes, beautiful gardens all within easy reach either on foot or by car.
The cottage itself was extremely clean, cosy and welcoming, and the little welcome touches from Laura were a real bonus. Without doubt, it is probably one of the best cottages we have ever stayed in.
Everything that you would need during your stay was provided for in Melrose - butchers, bakery, 2 small supermarkets, coffee shops / tea rooms, greengrocers, bookshop, fish & chips, pizza takeaway etc. and petrol could be obtained a few minutes drive out of Melrose.
Highly recommended!

Date of stay: August 2014
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Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Families with young children People with pets
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fiona_and...
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“I want to live here!”
Reviewed May 20, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

A gorgeous cottage right in the centre of lovely Melrose. Own garden and parking just 1 minute from the high street shops and attractions. We are already looking to book for next year.

If you want to visit the Scottish borders this is ideal.

Date of stay: May 2014
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Liked best: Location and felt like a home
Liked least: Having to leave
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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wheelieba...
York, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Comfortable, cosy and very well located.”
Reviewed May 16, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Lavender Blue Cottage. It was cosy and warm, extremely comfortable and had everything we needed for our short walking holiday. Laura was very helpful and welcoming, and the hamper of goodies awaiting us was an unexpected bonus. There were wonderful walks from the door, and some excellent eateries within a few minutes walk. We will be back.....

Date of stay: May 2014
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Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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TiptopJay...
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Perfect holiday cottage”
Reviewed April 7, 2014 for a stay in March 2014

Had a lovely week staying in this pretty cottage. Every need and more is catered for. The cottage is very comfortable, a perfect home from home. Owner Laura couldn't have been more helpful, accommodating a change to the rental week. Our dog was made to feel welcome, enjoying the doggie treats left by Laura, whilst we enjoyed the lovely basket of goodies!
Will definitely return again, the property is so convenient for walks along the Tweed and of course, just minutes out of the pretty town centre.

Date of stay: March 2014
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Liked best: It was very well equipped
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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carol1746
Dundee, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Exceeded expectations”
Reviewed February 3, 2014 for a stay in February 2014

This was our second time Lavender Blue cottage and once again exceeded our expections. Even though the weather conspired against us we still enjoyed our family get together. There is nothing that you could want that is not supplied in this cottage and I wholeheartly recommend Lavender Blue.

Date of stay: February 2014
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Liked best: Family get together
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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