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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Overnight stay while travelling to Inverness, found the rooms to be large clean and quiet with a very very comfy bed, providing a great nights rest. Ate in the public bar area which has an inviting atmosphere and was busy which is always a good sign. Food was of a high quality well presented and tasty, more gastro than simply... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the Buccleuch Arms for a family lunch last Saturday. The food was excellent and the staff were so attentive. One waitress in particular was so welcoming. I can't recommend this place highly enough. The food was delicious and very good value. We will be back.

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The room we were given was one of their smallest - other rooms were much bigger. This may have been because I booked through booking.com - but I did this because it was cheaper than booking direct with the hotel. The walls did not have sound-proofing, and you could hear everything from next door. The bar prices were extortionate.

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Thank Peter S
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for lunch recently and none of us had a bad lunch. The battered haddock was nice and crisp .. if a bit thick on batter - happily the fish appeared to be nicely cooked, The chips were fine to eat. .. the peas were neither mushy peas nor fresh garden peas to me but somewhere in between -... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Buccleuch recently as this crackin pub is halfway between me and my family in Scotland. We always visit here as the food is always tasty and staff are very welcoming. We arrived late for our reservation due to a traffic diversion, but this was no problem when we turned up and our table was waiting for us. Great... More 

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Thank Graham T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food and the kids enjoyed the lovely garden and swings. Over a few years the place has been transformed into a stylish, comfortable Inn. Highly recommended. If the sun is shining it's a beautiful place to sit outside with a glass of wine. Friendly and helpful staff

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Thank Scotland V
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Meeting a friend here in the evening on a Tuesday night after lunching here previously and couldn't help but notice the entrance was empty, cold and unwelcoming - a lovely wood burner - why wasn't it lit after a heavy frost that morning? The starters were adequate- good pate (brought in I suspect) and good tempura prawns and we were... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked two nights a mistake. Corridor on way to room smelt damp and hatch to roof wide open. Hotel kindly phoned on the day to ask if we wished dinner we booked for 7.15 unfortunately we were given a table for two at the entrance to the Bistro. We had visited the bar earlier which was extremely busy and had... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed in the Buccleuch Arms on many occasions over a long period and can only say great things about this excellent hotel. The food is superb, the rooms lovely (and all different), the welcome brilliant and they are dog friendly too. What more could you ask for! Just a great place, my advice is to go there and... More 

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Reviewed 29 October 2016

We were a party of 9 walkers going on to a function in the local bookshop. I had booked for an early evening meal in the Bloo Coo bistro, but we arrived early and were made very welcome with a warm log fire, tea and shortbread biscuits. The meal was excellent, with a varied menu and a good wine list.... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the heart of the Scottish Borders the Buccleuch Arms is a charming four star Inn with an incredible history dating back to 1836. In recent years the Buccleuch has earned an award-winning reputation as one of the finest Inns in Scotland, welcoming both locals and guests from further afield. Most recently of course winning Scottish Inn of the Year 2015 at the Scottish Hotel awards in April. So whether you're visiting the Scottish Borders on the new Borders Railway or passing through, make a point of stopping at the Buccleuch. We hope you'll be pleasantly surprised. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buccleuch Arms Scottish Borders

Address: The Green, St Boswells TD6 0EW, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > St Boswells
Price Range: $138 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Buccleuch Arms Scottish Borders 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Avoid their small rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles PeterS419, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Please mote that we only visited for lunch so can have no useful opinion on the other aspects of”
 of 5 bubbles RelaxedRetiredOldMan, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Didn't stay overnight”
 of 5 bubbles heronflight, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Phone and ask reception in advance - they're very helpful.”
 of 5 bubbles 38helenf, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Hotel is sited on main A68 thus noise could be a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles met82eor, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
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