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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

Heading back home we stopped off at short notice to break up our journey at taras b&b, hospitality alone the owner scores ten out of ten was made to feel very welcome and our baby daughter was made a fuss of. As for the room (which are high rooms) it did take a while to warm up, bit everything else...

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Reviewed 6 November 2013

We had to make a very brief visit to Galashiels and Tara House ticked all the boxes. We were made most welcome, the rooms were very comfortable and the breakfast - just what you would hope for! All in all, although a short visit, a most enjoyable one.

Thank MRSElstree
Reviewed 25 February 2013 via mobile

It was clean which is obviously very important and very easy place to find and within minutes of the town good location although after been out working in cold all day the rooms(5) and (2) were inadequately heated and the heating was on but this maybe be because it's an old Victorian style house and not fully double glazed, previous...

Thank fudnut
Reviewed 4 February 2013

Very welcoming , cheery place to come and stay at. A wide selection of choices for breakfast. The rooms are very big for a family to come to. The bedroom and bathroom are very clean. I always come here a couple times a year. The rooms are very cosy and there are lovely views of the hills outside your window...

1Thank ashraf42
Reviewed 23 August 2012

Our stay at Tara House was wonderful, we were made to feel like we were at home . The house was a beautiful old style place that had lots of character. Breakfast was good and host was very hospital. We would definatley recommend to others.

1Thank Dawn A
Paisley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Victorian building with charming exterior and lovely high-ceilinged rooms. Room was cosy with a very comfortable bed. Looked out over the road but still had nice view of the hills. A cheery greeting from Marjorie on arrival and in the morning when we came down for a sumptuous breakfast that I am still walking off! Only problem if it could...

2Thank David A
Reviewed 5 April 2012

Stayed here twice now whilst visiting relatives. Surspisingly dose not have a web site as its better then other B & Bs in Galashiels. Rooms are typically victorian - spacious - clean and 2/3 stars quality. Breakfast is ample and served with a good choice of cooked or cereals/toast. Location is good and is only 5 mins walk from town...

4Thank scotsken

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Address: 15 Abbotsford Road, Galashiels TD1 3DR, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > Galashiels
Also Known As:
Tara House Galashiels, Scotland, UK
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“In the winter due to the large high ceiling rooms and despite central heating the owner supplies hot water bottles which are essential - cozy tho'”
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