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A gem

We all six of us agreed that this was a gem of a place in a Beautiful location in wonderful... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Alan S
Surprisingly good find

Excellent house to visit, guided tour around the house at 10.30,12, 2 -and 3.30pm. Graeme our guide... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Ruth J
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One of the finest examples of an 18th-century Palladian Country house in all of Britain. There are many activities at Paxton House to keep you busy for a whole day, including house tours, boat trips and net fishing on the River Tweed, tearoom and...more
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Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1SZ, England
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

We all six of us agreed that this was a gem of a place in a Beautiful location in wonderful grounds. The House was very interesting made more so by a very good guide. The food and service in the stables restaurant were also of...More

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Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Paxton House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased to hear your enjoyed your time with use. I will be sure to pass on your comments to the Paxton House team and we hope to see you again throughout the season.

Reviewed 27 June 2018

Excellent house to visit, guided tour around the house at 10.30,12, 2 -and 3.30pm. Graeme our guide was very knowledgeable. The tour lasts about one hour and fifteen minutes. One extra bonus for lovers of furniture is that the house has the largest collection of...More

Thank Ruth J
Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Paxton House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased to hear your enjoyed your time with us. I will be sure to pass on your comments to the Paxton House team and we hope to see you again throughout the season.

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent facility superb house nice cafe good food dog friendly boat trips on the tweed available wild life on view history of the building and area available from the guides..

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Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Paxton House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again throughout the summer season.

Reviewed 24 June 2018

The beautiful house has a lot of stairs with the guided tour taking 75mins. Disappointed that there was not more time allocated to the art gallery at the end of the tour as did not see all the paintings properly. The dining room is currently...More

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Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Paxton House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Many thanks for your review, the Picture Gallery is accessible any time of the day during opening hours without having to go on a house tour. And more time can be requested at the end of the tour.We are pleased to hear to enjoyed all...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

The house tour is a must. Very interesting with fascinating history and one of the best collections of Chippendale anywhere. Lovely gardens, boat trips (check the tide!) Good restaurant

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Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Paxton House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us. I will be sure to pass on your comments to the Paxton House team and hope to see you again throughout the summer season.

Reviewed 20 June 2018

The only rainy day of our holiday so decided this was a good place to visit. A very interesting tour with the charming Graeme then a tasty snack in the cafe. Lovely day out. All the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. On a sunny...More

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Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Paxton House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us. I will be sure to pass on your comments to our member of staff and hope to see you again throughout the summer season.

Reviewed 20 June 2018

First time we have eaten here and can totally recommend it. Views of the Chain Bridge and the River Tweed from the gardens. What a lovely way to spend the day with the family and the crew. Will definitely be back midweek very soon. Beautiful...More

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Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Paxton House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased to hear your enjoyed your time with us. We do hope to see you back again throughout the summer season.

Reviewed 19 June 2018

A marvellous location a trip worthy for all the family, plenty of interesting walks and history to investigate.

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Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Paxton House, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 18 June 2018

grounds and park are great for kids. visit tot he house is interesting and cafe is lovely. Great food and coffee

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Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Paxton House, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 18 June 2018

We spent a very enjoyable three hours at Paxton House. We took the first tour at 10.30am and guide Wilma, who was excellent, took us on a very informative and fascinating tour. We were fortunate to see the Chippendale exhibition which was very interesting. We...More

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Molly S, Guest Relations Manager at Paxton House, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us.

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Aimee G
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Response from Iain S | Reviewed this property |
fee for house and gardens but you can just go into cafe. if going twice or more in the year buy a season ticket. cheaper.
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Keri19830
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Response from onebrawlad | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty space for them to run around and there is also a cafe etc
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bakedbean73
10 August 2017|
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Response from Molly S | Property representative |
Dogs are allowed in the gardens if kept on leads and any refuse is removed. We have a dog friendly room attached to the tearoom for you to take shelter and enjoy a meal. Guide dogs are allowed in all areas of the house.
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