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Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Melrose, Scottish Borders, Scotland

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reapster
Blackburn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Could not fault the accommodation at all”
Reviewed January 7, 2016 for a stay in December 2015

There was an extravagant welcome gift left for us and the house was spotless and very cosy and well equipped.
It was in a great location 5 minutes from the town centre and surrounded by walks.

Date of stay: December 2015
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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: the rain
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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Management Response
Jan 12, 2016
Thanks so much for your lovely words, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and the welcome basket! We couldn't agree more about the property location and with the stunning Melrose abbey across the road it does make for a wonderful setting. Hope to welcome you back in the future, all the best. Linda
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StephM230...
Baildon, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“CUSTOMER SERVICE DESERVES 6 STARS!”
Reviewed September 7, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We stayed for 4 nights in August and were particularly impressed with the warm communications from Linda (the property manager) prior to our stay and little gifts on arrival - very thoughtful! Although a couple of bits of furniture had seen better days, we had absolutely everything we needed (except for wifi) and everything worked in the way it was intended. We were able to happily cook throughout the 4 days with the array of kitchen utensils on offer. The property smelled clean and fresh and the toilets in particular were spotless . Although the garden area was quite small, there was a huge playing field on the other side of the garden gate for us to play with our young children - we could play cricket and ball games without any fear of breaking windows or disturbing any neighbours. We were fortunate to have good weather (ie without rain!) and went on a few walks around Melrose and the nearby river. As an example of attention to detail, I was most grateful to receive our daughter's pjs in the post after they had inadvertently become tangled up in her bedding and left at the property after we had vacated. We were contacted by Linda and she promised to send them to us - they duly arrived, freshly laundered, with a little pack of tablet (very tasty!) ... we would definitely book again.

Date of stay: August 2015
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Liked best: The field at the rear of the property ... excellent customer service
Liked least: Lack of wifi
Traveling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
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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Management Response
Sep 8, 2015
Aw wow you made us blush!! Thank you so much for your kind words, we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back in the future.
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MM8814
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“Stupendous Stay”
Reviewed August 29, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

This is our third visit to this house (we are first entry into visitors book), we said then we would be back and we continue to do so. The house is perfect for our needs, 3 generations together, comfortable and spacious house and the downstairs loo a bonus for my elderly parents ! The location is perfect for visiting the area, beautiful walks close by, a day trip to Edinburgh and Melrose itself is just perfect. The agent was most helpful throughout the process and kept us advised when I asked questions. Already booked for next year, can't wait to return.

Date of stay: August 2015
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Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
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Liked best: Comfortable and spacious
Liked least: No wi fi
Traveling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
Sep 3, 2015
Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review and for your very kind words. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and that you had lots of sunshine! We look forward to welcoming you all back next year!
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