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Balcary House Hotel

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Room & Suite (12)
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Balcary Buccleuch Road, Hawick TD9 0EH Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
3.5 Star accommodation
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Description
Furnished & decorated to the highest standards by owners David & Susan Watson, 1st class service and a warm welcome awaits at the Balcary House Hotel. This lovingly restored Victorian mansion is set in 3.5 More acres of private mature grounds on the south side of Hawick, a charming and comfortable country house retreat. It's the ideal base for discovering the beauty of the Scottish Borders Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$139 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > Hawick
Location
Full view
75Somewhat walkable
Grade: 75 out of 100
36Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
9Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Traveller (38)
Room & Suite (12)
Reviews (56)
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All reviews light lunch hanging space vegetarian options privately run hotel honeymoon suite for sunday lunch high standard cooked fresh rooms are large private bathroom per night owners and staff night break centre of town original features free wifi stayed one night
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On arriving we were impressed by the decor and surrondings , the owner has superb taste and excellent interior design . Bedroom was lovely and bed very comfy . Bathroom lacked in design and quality . Breakfast was very disappointing, poor quality products and not...More

Thank Adventurer693399
Response from David W, Owner at Balcary House HotelResponded yesterday

All our products are locally sourced from suppliers not supermarkets. The tea and coffee we have selected are supplied by Ringtons. We cannot understand your phrase "lacking in choice". I will be asking the chef for comment on the quality which would appear to be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this hotel for a lunch along with a group of people on a day out in the Borders. There were about 20 of us. We booked well in advance - even ordered our meals in advance so one would have thought all would...More

Thank JMH4
Response from David W, Owner at Balcary House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

We were pleased to see such a fantastic collection of motor vehicles. These can be viewed on our Facebook page. Unfortunately there were staffing problems and a disaster in the kitchen. It did take a little time to recover and produce new food for your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were let down by another establishment but were given a superb room with wonderful disabled facilities and had a wonderful night although we were warned that there was going to be a late night function on. Breakfast was delicious. Grounds are beautiful. We are...More

Thank Preceptsgirl
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This is a fantastic hotel set in beautiful grounds. The hotel staff were very helpful and friendly, nothing was too much trouble. The hotel throughout was very clean with very tasteful décor, we had a complimentary room upgrade to the honeymoon suite, very comfortable bed...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Stayed in the Balcary on the first three days of a tour of Scotland it was that good we stayed for the last two days of our tour one month later.Everything about the hotel is five star the rooms are relaxing and comfortable(great nights sleep)and...More

Thank chunga747
Response from David W, Owner at Balcary House HotelResponded 4 September 2018

We are always happy to welcome back previous guests especially if they are like you. We enjoyed your unexpected return visit but will let you know if royalty or old rockers book in the future! Hope you are successfully with the house hunting.

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AlysonF60
3 January 2018|
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Response from David W | Property representative |
We have a ground floor roof with a wet room built to current “easy access” standards. It allows access into the hotel without steps.
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"Stayed in two different rooms both excellent"
chunga747
3 Sep 2018
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"Maybe a room with garden access with patio, or balcony"
bryanmB3426PY
17 Aug 2018
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"Ask for a room with storage if you are staying for a while."
EwenA
17 Jun 2018
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"Room 3 was very good with a huge bathroom"
HollyWheaterAdams
24 Feb 2018
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