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    Windlestraw

    Galashiels Road, Walkerburn EH43 6AA, Scotland
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    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
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    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 2 June 2017

    Boutique is a term hotels rarely deserve but it is entirely appropriate when applied to Windlestraw. This gem of a hotel occupies an arts and crafts style building built in 1906. The later addition of a sun lounge has marred its external appearance somewhat but...More

    Thank Hamish F
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 3 June 2017

    Thanks Hamish for your kind review. The house indeed is beautiful and we are investing to bring her back to her Edwardian glory, of course with the addition of some ' mod cons'. We are very excited about the Green house and Kitchen Garden project....More

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    Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I enjoyed a very relaxing overnight stay at Windlestraw. Sylvia welcomed us with coffee and homemade shortbread. Gave us a run down of that evening's dinner menu. Then showed is to our room which was very spacious and comfortable. The bathroom was...More

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    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 3 June 2017

    Very pleased you had a lovely relaxing stay. We really do want all our guests to relax as soon you arrive and hopefully remain so during the stay. Indeed we recommend all guests try to take a little memory of Windlestraw with them on their...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

    Asked to organise a "spring break" for a group of 9 friends, I was delighted I chose Windlestraw. Owner Sylvia very kindly allowed us sole occupancy of the hotel for 2 nights - it has 6 bedrooms. Afternoon tea in the Conservatory was very good...More

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    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 3 June 2017

    We were also delighted to chose to return and this time with friends. The house really comes alive when its filled with a lively group enjoying one another company. Very glad to have the opportunity to pamper you. Credit for the cuisine however must really...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

    Fabulous small hotel - feels more like staying in someone's home. Genuine personal service from wonderful hosts john and Sylvia. The house is a beautifully restored Edwardian gem from the era of over-engineered houses with architectural interest. High quality furnishings and fittings, bathroom modern and...More

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    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 3 June 2017

    What a marvelous review! We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and yes we agree Windlestraw is at the center of all the activities and places of interest in the wonderful Borders. Thank you for sharing your comments and for such a...More

    Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

    We spent two nights here celebrating our 40th wedding anniversary. Our room was fabulous with a large en-suite bathroom. Everything was perfect. We dined here both evenings and what a treat that was. My food intolerance was noted and catered for down to having my...More

    1  Thank Ashley F
    Response from Sylvia M, Owner at WindlestrawResponded 21 May 2017

    Thanks for sharing your very special anniversary. Heaven in the Tweed Valley, we like that! It was a pleasure looking after you and we are glad we contributed to a memorable stay.

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    • US$169 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
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    • 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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    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
    25 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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