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    Roulotte Retreat

    Bowden Mill, Melrose TD6 0SU, Scotland
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    • Excellent88%
    • Very good7%
    • Average2%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
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    “hot tub” (24 reviews)
    “wood burner” (12 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 132 reviews

    Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

    This was our 3rd visit to this magical meadow in the Borders, stayed in Shivanni each time. No need for a lengthy review other than to say we love the place and the owners Avril and Alan are so helpful. You should try it!!!

    Thank julie t
    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    We've just returned from a 2 night stay in Gitana for my partner's 30th and were absolutely blown away by the place! From the moment we arrived Avril and Alan rolled out the red carpet for us and made us feel so welcome, they really...More

    Thank Michelle G
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 7 November 2017

    Hi Michelle, You are absolutely SO WELCOME, it is always a pleasure for us to have such appreciative guests and we are glad you and your partner thoroughly enjoyed your stay in Gitana with its secret eco hot tub. Thank you for taking the time...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    Just back from 2 nights stay in Devanna,after wanting to visit the Roulotte Retreat for ages.It was everything we had hoped it would be.Peace and tranquility !We were lucky with the weather for the time of year and spent the two nights we were there...More

    Thank Kim034
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 3 October 2017

    Thank you for your very kind words. We are so glad that after waiting so long that Roulotte Retreat lived up to your expectations. Yes, we are so lucky having dark skies which is excellent for star gazing and the dramatic meteor showers as well...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2017

    We booked this nearly 12 months ago and we're somewhat apprehensive when we arrived given 1 or 2 negative reviews. A subjective reviewer could either describe a caravan in an over grown field or a unique experience in a natural mature meadow. We were of...More

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    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 13 September 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us, we very much appreciate your thoughts and reflections on your stay at Roulotte Retreat. We are glad you enjoyed the meadow and appreciated its wild natural state as well as the...More

    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    This place is amazing, we eloped here and couldn't have dreamt of a better location. We were made to feel so welcome and comfortable right from the start. Our stay in Gitana was extremely cosy and relaxing, especially at night with the hot tub just...More

    1  Thank Sophie E
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 13 September 2017

    What can we say ....it was such a joy and an absolute pleasure and privilege to host your elopement and be your witnesses on your Wedding day. You were both such STARS on the day, and we shall look forward to seeing you time and...More

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    • Hot Tub
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • Melrose
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    • Roulotte Retreat Melrose, Scotland
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    PandP88
    3 July 2017|
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    Response from Curious_traveller005 | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think they did. Seemed like a measured response to me. Bats are protected and you can't handle them.
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    PandP88
    19 April 2017|
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    Response from Curious_traveller005 | Reviewed this property |
    I think you miss read my review. We had a very positive experience and found the owners lovely.
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    louise p
    3 July 2016|
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    Response from Avril333 | Property representative |
    Hi Tia, Can you email me and I can send you more information about weddings at Roulotte Retreat as we do have 1,2,3, night options. kind regards Avril
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    "Would choose a Roulotte to stay in rather than the cottage"
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    "Take wellies/walking boots and a torch."
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    "Enjoy the hot tub."
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