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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Just spent 5 days at the Grapes Hotel in Newcastleton. Hotel was excellent and I would recommend . The room was clean and warm with fresh towels everyday. The meals were very good maybe a bit too much in quantity but could not fault the quality, especially the sweets 😃. Thank you to Gail and Peter for their hospitality. Hope... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Myself and my girlfriend decided on a last minute trip away. Initially we wanted kielder but could not find anywhere that was available so looked further afield. Stumbled across the grapes hotel in newcastleton. Why not, we thought? When we got there we were greeted with a medium sized functional room with bottled water, teas, coffees and a kettle and... More 

Thank doctorblunkett
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Very nice accommodation, lovely meals and would definitely recommend to others. The wi-fi wasnt working when we were there but it was a temporary issue but overall a very nice stay and very welcoming hosts.

Thank Rachele Q
Milton Keynes
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79 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed here as we were visiting the Kielder Observatory. First impressions not good as wasn't sure were to check in and had to ask some locals in the lounge. Room 1 was small and cold. Realised the radiator was turned off. Plenty of tea, coffe, milk, biscuits and toiletries. Bed was fairly comfortable. Bathroom was huge but only a small... More 

1 Thank Kerry M
Gail a, Owner at Grapes Hotel, responded to this review

I was sorry to here that you were not entierly happy with your stay. I have took on board about the heating and we will in future make sure its on for our guests when they arrive. I also checked curtains and sorted them. I'm not sure where you got the idea the breakfast was;t included as it is so... More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

We booked a double room on Expedia & was happy for our young son to share the bed but was offered a larger family room on arrival owing to a cancellation. We were happy to overlook the damp on the wall and the blocked toilet but neither of the bedside lamps worked, the matress was old & uncomfortable and the... More 

Thank gary b
Gail a, Owner at Grapes Hotel, responded to this review

I didn't realise you were charge extra for the change in rooms, if you come again please let me know and I will sort something out. The damp on the wall should of been explained to you that it wasn't damp it was storm damage and it was in hand to be fixed. The bed side lights what can I... More 

Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Stayed for a couple of nights when attending a conference at Kielder. The rooms are well lived in, but it is a great and cheap place to stay. My bed was super comfy and I slept very well indeed. The good sleep helped me eat the super breakfast - what's not to like about butcher bought sausages and tremendous Haggis... More 

1 Thank Shaun G
Gail a, Owner at Grapes Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for you comments Gail More 

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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Just come back from another weekend at Newcastleton where we stayed at The Grapes Hotel. We couldn't have been made more welcome by the staff. The rooms were clean and functional and the breakfasts excellent value for money. The daytime menue was really good and the "Light Bite" menu was more than adequate to fill us. In terms of value... More 

Thank Tony D
Gail a, Owner at Grapes Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments Gail More 

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277 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

We always head to the Grapes when in Newcastleton and it never dissapoints. Fantastic food and friendly staff. Dog friendly lounge and bar area. However there is now a gift shop in the lounge and whilst the jewellery cabinets are a nice touch the tacky disney products are not and spoil the place.

Thank EBUman
Gail a, Owner at Grapes Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comments Gail More 

Rotherham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2015

The staff and owners made us feel so at home and part of their family. The food was freshly cooked and so tasty plus excellent value for money. The room was big and clean and great. The location was perfect and the village very quaint everyone spoke to you.. Thank you for making my birthday weekend special

Thank amanda n
Gail a, Owner at Grapes Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments Gail More 

Seamer, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Whilst staying at Kielder we wanted to eat out and Newcastleton was the nearest town of any size, so took a chance and glad we did. The meals where perfect and freshly cooked. My wife had a steak pie, I've never seen so much meat in a pie and wonderfully tender (I can say this myself as I finished it... More 

Thank John M
Gail a, Owner at Grapes Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments Gail More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Grapes Hotel

Address: 16 Douglas Square, Newcastleton TD9 0QD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > Newcastleton
Price Range: ₹ 5,498 - ₹ 6,615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Grapes Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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