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Best Western Plus Scottish Borders, Selkirk Philipburn Hotel

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  • Excellent73%
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All reviewsjacuzzi bathboth nightssplit level roomfabulous hotelcountry house hotelhigh standardsmall balconyscottish bordersbeautiful roomon arrivallounge areapublic areasgrounds are lovelylocal areabreakfast and dinnersitting roombreakfast was excellent
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On a Borders excursion, with a focus on visiting Abbotsford, we stayed overnight at this hotel. We enjoyed our stay in the split- level deluxe room named, appropriately, "Abbotsford."A note of caution : there was a 14 step stair between levels. Not a problem for...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent premises, with a delightful outdoor area, very nice for dining when the weather allows it. Fine cuisine, with generous rooms. Great location for exploring the Scottish Borders, being located near Peebles, Melrose and other little towns in the area. All the staff was extremely...More

Thank jvfermon
Response from BWPhilipburn, General Manager at Best Western Plus Scottish Borders, Selkirk Philipburn HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear jvfermon, Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the food at the hotel along with the grounds. We are pleased that you found our central location ideal for exploring all the Borders has to offer. We hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Deserves top spot. Nice hotel, clean, quiet, friendly staff. Lovely gardens. Menu varied and food well cooked. Modern, well equipped, private accommodation and comfortable public areas. Location slightly out of town and none the worse for that. Pet friendly.More

Thank Christopher P
Response from BWPhilipburn, General Manager at Best Western Plus Scottish Borders, Selkirk Philipburn HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Christopher P, Thank you very much for leaving a review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed the food and accommodation. We are delighted that you found all staff helpful and friendly. We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice hotel app 1.5 miles from selkirk town centre. excellent location if you are planning to make use of the numerous walks in the country or as a base for visiting other border towns. app 20 rooms in the hotel spread over 2/3 floors however...More

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Thank allan s
Response from BWPhilipburn, General Manager at Best Western Plus Scottish Borders, Selkirk Philipburn HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Allan S, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are pleased you found the lounge and garden areas peaceful and comfortable and where able to enjoy a hard earned beer from our local selection. We are disappointed...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Pretty location, clean hotel, staff on the whole were friendly. Strange mezzanine rooms so that we had to go down the stairs to use the toilet. It was a bit bland and dark in decor and we thought overpriced for what you were getting. Travelodge...More

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Thank Kay R
Response from BWPhilipburn, General Manager at Best Western Plus Scottish Borders, Selkirk Philipburn HotelResponded 17 April 2018

Dear Kay R, We are pleased that you enjoyed the location and cleanliness of the hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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US$136 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$136 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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mar k
23 November 2017|
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Response from BWPhilipburn | Property representative |
Good Evening mar k, The jacuzzi baths in the hotel are the same size as a standard bath, 351iainb is exactly right with his answer!
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Linziobbee
6 May 2015|
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Response from BWPhilipburn | Property representative |
Dear Linzi, Thank you for your recent enquiry. When booking a dinner, bed and breakfast tariff each guest has an allowance of £25.00 for dinner. Should you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact... More
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"Room nine has a balcony overlooking the grounds and car park."
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"Roxburgh room 9 on 2 levels"
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"Consider yourself fortunate if there is an available room, best to book ahead."
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"Stayed in room 4 about 20 steps up to 1st floor that's plenty if not healthy enough for 2nd floor"
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