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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Got a groupon voucher for a meal for 2 people. The red wine was freezing cold to start off with. There was a prawn and smoked salmon main course on the menu which I asked for as a starter (half portion), they said no which surely isn't much to ask and never been refused before, the haggis balls were below... More 

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Hexham
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We came here on a groupon cheap overnight DBB deal and it was pretty cheap. The staff were lovely, We booked in and were asked to pick our dinner choices. They were limited. So we were directed to our room. Our break was at the end of November so we were a little surprised to find that the heating had... More 

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1 Thank Miamerl
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Weekend break. Excellent value. Food in restaurant lovely. Friendly staff. Nice and clean. Well located with parking available though in the middle of town. Good base for exploring the lovely local area. would definitely return.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently stayed here with my partner as part of a Groupon deal and was pleasantly surprised the room was clean and warm and the bed very comfortable the food was good and hot with a good choice the staff were very friendly and helpful would defo stay here again thanks again great value for money

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I bought £109 deal for this hotel which had to be booked within two weeks of purchase. 5 days after booking by phone with a gentleman I was concerned the voucher had not been redeemed. Having left over twenty messages for Andrea the manager to call me or confirm my booking, it was left to her staff to inform me... More 

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andria g, Public Relations Manager at George & Abbotsford Hotel, responded to this review

Sorry to here about your problem but the dates you booked was not in the offer you should have read the T&C .we tried to ring you back on 2 occasion's but no answer . You never even stayed here so to leave a bad reviews is appalling behaviour we are very busy and yesterday the main manager was off... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is in a fabulous location right in the centre of Melrose, the bar and downstairs areas are ok, staff were of Eastern European decsent but were hard working and polite. The breakfast and evening meal was pretty decent for the price paid and was hot and wholesome The bedroom we had room 5 was in dire need of... More 

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andria g, Public Relations Manager at George & Abbotsford Hotel, responded to this review

Sorry you was not happy with your stay but on cheek out when asked you did say you will be back very nice. 2 of our staff are from HUNGARY sorry you was not happy about that but they are good workers and very pleasant. All our rooms are flat screen TV which are all standard size new beds which... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed here a couple of times and have never been disappointed! The hotel itself is immaculate and inviting and the staff are courteous and efficient, seeing to any needs you may have. Since its a family run establishment, it has that 'homely' feel which is a nice touch, and you get to bring your pooch which is an added... More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a weekend away for the wife and i at this hotel. I was a little nervous based on some of the reviews I had read, decided to go anyway and glad i did the staff were helpful and freindly and although our room was dated it was nice and clean and kitted out with everything that we needed, Also... More 

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Thank Phil B
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me start by saying I read reviews on every place I stay so was a bit dubious about staying here but my my what a surprise I got the staff and owners are very friendly and welcoming I was part of a group and al 32 of us were very pleased with the service the food and the rooms... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came on a 4 day coach holiday,with David Urquhart travel.Thought I would leave a review,as I was so impressed with everything.Good food,Good entertainment,Friendly and Helpful staff nobody could be more helpful.I have problems walking,and they helped me a great deal.My room was Clean,Most likely newly decorated,very comfy and warm.I defiantly recommend Burns Room A,Faced onto the street.Great bathroom,low shower... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a family run hotel we took over the hotel in Dec 12; we are under refurbishment at the moment to bring this good old B listed hotel back to its former glory. We have 32 en suite rooms. The rooms are warm, clean and we can offer a warm welcome. We have a lovely bear garden in the middle of the hotel. Families and dogs welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about George & Abbotsford Hotel

Address: High Street, Melrose TD6 9PD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > Melrose
Price Range: ₹ 2,994 - ₹ 10,264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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“Ask for the bridal suite”
 of 5 bubbles drummogo, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 12 is a lovely Room”
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“Maybe go for the £20 upgrade?”
 of 5 bubbles beverleyb2014, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book somewhere else!”
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