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    Roulotte Retreat

    Bowden Mill, Melrose TD6 0SU, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good7%
    • Average2%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
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    “hot tub” (24 reviews)
    “wood burner” (13 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Paid Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    21 - 25 of 131 reviews

    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    Having returned to Roulotte Retreat on several occasions each visit has never disappointed. This time we booked 2 nights in Shivanni and then 2 nights in Gitana with the eco hot tub, which was brilliant fun. There is something quite rewarding about tendering your fire...More

    Thank Ian S
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 6 April 2017

    It was SO lovely to have you both back again, I think you must have stayed in almost all of our roulottes now over the years? I just wish we could have captured that image of you running around in trunks and wellies ..... next...More

    Reviewed 14 October 2016

    My husband and I stayed here in July for part the last of our honey moon, and it was so romantic and fun! I've always wanted to stay in one of these beautiful gypsy caravans, so this was a dream come true! If you like...More

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    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 6 April 2017

    We are so glad you enjoyed your honeymoon in our romantic roulotte. We do try to make sure that all equipment is there to make your stay a comfortable one - corkscrew, champagne flutes and cafetiere especially, but we always welcome suggestions. We have always...More

    Reviewed 13 September 2016

    Roulotte Retreat is a unique one-of-a-kind luxurious 'caravan' type holiday - I say 'caravan' loosely as the accommodation units are actually all Gypsy style vans, or, more correctly termed, Roulottes. They are located approx ten miles or so from the Borders town of Melrose and...More

    2  Thank The-travel-writer
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 6 April 2017

    First of all thank you so much for such a comprehensive review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, appreciated the natural environment and quirkiness of Rosa Bella and that we shall see you again in the future. We do appreciate the constructive feedback too...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

    Hubby and I stayed at RR for first tuime this weekend, having usually stayed in Melrose town centre. As seasoned campers , this was the luxurious option, as we enjoy outdoor living and fresh air. The cabins are a little tricky to find (ended up...More

    1  Thank julie t
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 6 April 2017

    Thank you for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay in Shivanni, our Himalayan beauty. Yes, we deliberately don't have signs up so that guests can enjoy complete privacy and directions are only given on booking. You certainly experienced the different weathers...More

    Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

    We had our elopement at Roulotte Retreat and it couldn't have been more perfect! The roulotte was beautiful and perfectly presented. Everything has been thought of including ample storage space and cooking utensils and crockery. The shower was also excellent - perfect temperature and water...More

    4  Thank laurenjane1987
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 6 April 2017

    We were so delighted and honoured that you chose to Elope to Roulotte Retreat and we loved having you stay with us. Thank you so much for your lovely review and kind words. We look forward to seeing you again here next time, don't forget...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
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    • Hot Tub
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
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    • Scotland >
    • Borders >
    • Melrose
    • Also Known As
    • Roulotte Retreat Melrose, Scotland
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    Traveller (126)
    Room & Suite (29)
    Dining (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (99)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
    Bathroom (3)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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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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    "Choose a B&B instead"
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    "Enjoy the hot tub."
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