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“Lovely cottage.”
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Review of Bow Cottage

The front of Bow Cottage in Abbey Street, Melrose
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Very good
30 reviews
The front of Bow Cottage in Abbey Street, Melrose
Bow Cottage
Living room & dining area
Spacious and bright living room
Well equipped and bright kitchen
Bathroom with walk-in shower
Front Door
Welcome tray
Bedroom One
Bedroom Two
Melrose Abbey
The Eildon Hills as seen from Scott's View viewpoint
The River Tweed
View across to Melrose and the Eildon Hills from Gattonside
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Melrose, Borders, Scotland

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Very good - based on 30 reviews
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`Mrs, Mar...
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Lovely cottage.”
Reviewed 21 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017
1
person found this review helpful

A lovely homely cottage . Louise welcomed us with a starter pack which included a scrumptious cake. The heating was on so it felt so cosy could have stayed longer. Would definitely recommend it..

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Gary S
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
91 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“Perfect Location”
Reviewed 18 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017
1
person found this review helpful

Nice little cottage in a perfect Location in Melrose, Handy for all the shops and restaurants,
Welcome pack in the kitchen on arrival , Nice touch a home made cake,
One or two small issues that we have let the owner know directly.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
22 Apr 2017
Gary and Julie, many thanks for the lovely review and for letting me know about the issues, which rest assured have been dealt with and your feedback was much appreciated , I hope I will see you back at Bow Cottage sometime soon.
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South Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
13 Apr 2017
Chris & Rob, thank you so much for the lovely review, I'm glad you enjoyed your 3 nights, please come back again next year and bring that fantastic weather with you again! I hope you didn't get sunburnt . Louise xx
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Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2016 for a stay in November 2016

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Liked best: There was nothing missed to make the stay comfortable
Liked least: not a thing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Older travelers Families with young children
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GEORGE B
Cupar, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“A great cottage in a great location!”
Reviewed 26 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We found the cottage to be perfectly suited for our needs; it was comfortable, cosy, pleasing to the eye and well equipped for a relaxing break. Louise, the owner was very thoughtful in leaving a generous welcome tray and other items - all greatly appreciated. Bow Cottage is perfectly situated in the town centre with easy access to all amenities. Although no immediate parking at the property, this was not a problem as close-by free on street parking was readily available. Melrose is itself an attractive town and an ideal centre for visiting all the Border places of interest. We are already contemplating a return visit next year. Sincere thanks!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
26 Oct 2016
George, thank you so much for the lovely review I'm glad you were warm and comfortable. Hope to see you next year
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