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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to go off grid for Easter and my girlfriend found Gitana complete with hot tub. I know this part of the Scottish Borders through my cycling, but had completely overlooked roulotte retreat. What a beautifully, serene, place. We didn’t see many stars from...More

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Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for such a delightful review, we are so glad you found us and that you enjoyed your stay. The day you left, the meadow continued to be covered in a blanket of white frosting which always looks so magical, but all is gone...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and i went here for her birthday weekend and could not fault anything. The place is so quiet and relaxing. The carravan itself was superb visually stunning with carved wood and with just enough mod cons such as, shower, plenty of different light...More

Thank mikeybhoy88
Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us, we really appreciate this. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay in the Roulotte and explored the immediate environs which are rather magical through woodlands by waterfalls. Melrose is an excellent place...More

Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This was our 3rd visit to this magical meadow in the Borders, stayed in Shivanni each time. No need for a lengthy review other than to say we love the place and the owners Avril and Alan are so helpful. You should try it!!!

Thank julie t
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We've just returned from a 2 night stay in Gitana for my partner's 30th and were absolutely blown away by the place! From the moment we arrived Avril and Alan rolled out the red carpet for us and made us feel so welcome, they really...More

Thank Michelle G
Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 7 November 2017

Hi Michelle, You are absolutely SO WELCOME, it is always a pleasure for us to have such appreciative guests and we are glad you and your partner thoroughly enjoyed your stay in Gitana with its secret eco hot tub. Thank you for taking the time...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Just back from 2 nights stay in Devanna,after wanting to visit the Roulotte Retreat for ages.It was everything we had hoped it would be.Peace and tranquility !We were lucky with the weather for the time of year and spent the two nights we were there...More

Thank Kim034
Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for your very kind words. We are so glad that after waiting so long that Roulotte Retreat lived up to your expectations. Yes, we are so lucky having dark skies which is excellent for star gazing and the dramatic meteor showers as well...More

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PandP88
3 July 2017|
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Response from Curious_traveller005 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they did. Seemed like a measured response to me. Bats are protected and you can't handle them.
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PandP88
19 April 2017|
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Response from Curious_traveller005 | Reviewed this property |
I think you miss read my review. We had a very positive experience and found the owners lovely.
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louise p
4 July 2016|
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Response from Avril333 | Property representative |
Hi Tia, Can you email me and I can send you more information about weddings at Roulotte Retreat as we do have 1,2,3, night options. kind regards Avril
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"Leave your pesky mobiles, laptops, iPads at home. Learn to live without them here."
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"Would choose a Roulotte to stay in rather than the cottage"
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"Take wellies/walking boots and a torch."
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"Choose a B&B instead"
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