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Bay Waverley Castle Hotel

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This review is written on Thursday 26th April 2018, which is the penultimate day of our 5 day break to this area of Scotland The Hotel is excellently situtated about 1.5 miles walk from the quaint town of Melrose It is a stunning hotel, steeped...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nicely surprised with this hotel. In the past it was a bit run down but it has had a makeover that vastly improves it. Like most hotels nowadays it needs a little bit more work on the decor but nothing really to complain about. We...More

Thank Weerux
Response from James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear Weerux Thank you for your lovely review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your "pit stop" with us. We look forward to your return visit soon Kind regards James

Reviewed 1 week ago

As if it were the building used in the film The Shinning, the building itself is huge but also very dated. Everything feels slow, and this is not helped by the fact the heating is always cranked right up. It may be freezing outside, but...More

1  Thank 80Rhino
Response from James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear 80Rhino We are sorry you have not enjoyed your stay - as you will see from many reviews on this site a lot of our guests enjoy their stay with us. We are disappointed you are not one of them. We have taken you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 5 days staff lovely ! Food very good just not enough on the plate! Rooms clean but could do with a make over in some ! Overall well worth the price you pay, they are very accommodating to any needs you may...More

Thank Debbie P
Response from James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Debbie P Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. If you would like bigger portions please just ask in the future as we will be pleased to accommodate any requests...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my husband stayed here at the start of Feb for the weekend. Just to clarify we have both been on shearings breaks before and do agree that you get what you pay for, so we weren't expecting the Ritz. Just someone clean and...More

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Response from James M, General Manager at Bay Waverley Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear TeaFanatic Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us and we are sorry that you were not fully satisfied with your stay. I would like to assure you that there are no polystyrene tills at all in this hotel and...More

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Bill P
19 April 2018|
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Response from Tony L | Reviewed this property |
it's about 10 minutes walk, the bus goes past at the entrance from the town, Galashiels is a 15 minutes bus ride away, taxi is £8 each way..
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Linda M
23 January 2018|
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Response from James M | Property representative |
Dear Linda M, Yes, I can confirm that all of our rooms have a hair dryer.
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Carrieanne49
6 November 2017|
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Response from James M | Property representative |
Hi, There is no official dress code - some people wear suits etc on Christmas day others don't - it is what you are comfortable in. Kind regards James M General Manager
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"All rooms are situated on and above the first floor, with a loft service operating.We stayed in room 205."
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"Don't have a ground floor room"
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"Superior rooms probably better for couples."
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"Always wise to have an upgraded room"
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