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    Windlestraw

    Galashiels Road, Walkerburn EH43 6AA, Scotland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent96%
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    • Average1%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “tweed valley” (24 reviews)
    “sun room” (8 reviews)
    Public Wifi
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    Breakfast Available
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    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 179 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My husband and I recently had the immense pleasure of staying at the Windlestraw. The current owners John and Sylvia Matthews, could not have been more charming, welcoming and gracious in their hospitality: a true delight. The Windlestraw is beautifully decorated as a whole and...More

    Thank Maki K
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 1 week ago

    ''A trifecta of perfection'' , we like that a lot! Thank you sooo much for such an amazing review. Its a real boost to hear, as we enter the autumn of this years season, that we are still surprising and delighting our new friends. Scotland...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I came across the Windlestraw website recently when looking to find somewhere in the Scottish Borders to stay with a friend. I booked by telephone and spoke to the very helpful owner (John Matthews) who booked us into two rooms for two nights. When we...More

    Thank Room10England
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 1 week ago

    What a lovely review. Thank you! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We are a small team and it is a genuine team effort. Thanks for the wee mention also of my pet project, the Kitchen garden: Sylvia often tells me I yap...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The quality of everything in our stay was exceptional. Wonderful welcome and service from the owners John and Sylvia, superb and beautifully fitted rooms and outstanding food and wine. We ate dinner twice and both meals were really great and the breakfasts were a joy....More

    Thank David W
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 1 week ago

    So pleased we created a wee memory for you both. Thank you for sharing your occasion with us. We know you could have chosen any destination and we do honestly value opportunities to make occasions special, [ not just saying that for trip advisor!] so...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    John and Sylvia Matthews bought Windlestraw only a couple of years ago. Previously it had been many things from a hotel to upmarket guest house (a couple we met actually spent their honeymoon there 30 years ago). Now it really does not fit comfortably into...More

    Thank arfhb
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your lovely comments. We do try hard not to simply tick the boxes, we want every visitor to genuinely feel at home and whatever label is applied we are happy as long as we exceed what you expect and you leave feeling...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were on our way from Western Scotland to Berwick on Tweed.This was a special find and like other reviews there is so much to say about the outstanding quality of this Edwardian gem set in the Borders.A beautiful house very sympathetically restored to the...More

    Thank Richard-Annette
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 1 week ago

    Its always a treat to be able to meet new friends from not so far away and even if your journey is just a few hours why not break it with a little pampering! We are so glad you did. ps: We like ' corny'...More

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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
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    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$ 173 - US$ 266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Borders >
    • Walkerburn
    • Also Known As
    • Windlestraw Lodge Scottish Borders Hotel Walkerburn ,
    • Windlestraw Hotel Walkerburn
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    20 February 2017|
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    Response from Sylvia M | Property representative |
    Good Afternoon. We cater for all intolerance and dietary preferences including gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian and vegan etc. The menu published is an example only. We change the menu daily and every menu is prepared... More
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    christinegoodwin
    9 August 2016|
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    Response from Meticulosity | Reviewed this property |
    I can't give you a price - you need to contact Windlestraw. I can confirm that the room rates we were quoted were from £240 to £280 per night.
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    molliemoo85
    26 November 2015|
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    Response from Sylvia M | Property representative |
    Hi Mollie, I am afraid Dogs are not allowed in the dining room. If other in- house guests do not object then we would offer the sun room as an option, however considering the dining experience we offer, its not ideal and we... More
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    "All rooms quiet and equally beautiful"
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    "the Macintosh-with a view is so big it is as large as many a modern suite"
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    "The view over the Tweed Valley from our room was exquisite."
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    "I'm sure all the rooms are lovely."
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