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326 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I was met by Susan, who was an utter delight. She gave me a good orientation of the facilities and left no question unanswered. I booked this with little research, not realizing the significant history of this house/castle/manor. There is a lot to explore. The room was huge, bed was super comfy, breakfast was generous, and view of the maze... More 

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Lenoir, N. Carolina
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The house is beautiful and setting is lovely. There are many interesting items in the house, like a bed made for Mary, Queen of Scots. It's almost a musuem, but less crowded. This way day trip to just visit the house, not a stay.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I can't comment on the location as a hotel as I was only a day visitor. We arrived at the gatehouse to pay our admission, having been in possession of some " 2 for the price of 1 vouchers ". So, being a party of four, we showed our vouchers and purchased the tickets. The lady at the gatehouse checked... More 

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Thank apophisguard
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We stayed at Traquair House on our honeymoon. The house and grounds are spectacular and the staff (including Lola the collie) very welcoming and hospitable. Our room was large and comfortably appointed with gorgeous antiques and all desirable amenities. The maze is particularly enjoyable. Incredible historic property!

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Johnstone, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Met at the door by kilted Robin - abrupt, snippy and far from welcoming in his tone. Traquair House, fortunately, made up for his attitude problem. A very interesting house with so much historical significance, and yet it is still a family home. The restaurant, 1745, was excellent.

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Thank supergranny2016
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We stayed 2 nights in this stunning, authentic historical house. The White room was large, spotless, full of traditional furniture including a 4 poster bed. Complimentary drinks, mints, brochure. Lovely thick fluffy dressing gowns...! Large full bathroom spotless. Lovely full Scottish breakfasts and a superb dinner. Excellent staff - friendly and very helpful. And it's own brewery !!! Wonderful...!

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This was the first of our honeymoon tour of castles around the country. The tranquil and romantic setting made it the perfect getaway after busy wedding celebrations. Thanks to the marvellous staff, from the very start we experienced a personal high quality service that was unobtrusive and ensured we really got the most from our stay. The breakfast was simply... More 

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Washington, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Well it took us two and a half hours to get here, but we weren't disappointed. A beautiful house, full of history and fine furniture. set in beautiful grounds. Centuries of history to discover. The admission price isn't bad.

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Florida
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Loved our one night stay. Perfect place to stay if you are doing a road trip and want to see history. Everyone was so nice. We loved the house and the history. We were going to stay 2 nights but they let us just stay one so could make it to Oban on time. Thank you! Sam was able to... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware, USA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The Traquair House is a unique place. The longest continuous residence in Scotland. Only 3 rooms in the B&B, but much, much more. Staff is great. The grounds are fantastic. The history fascinating. The house is also open for tours during the day. Guests can experience the history before it opens to the public. If you are looking for a... More 

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Address: Innerleithen EH44 6PW, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Borders > Innerleithen
Hotel Class:4 star — Traquair House B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Blue and white rooms on ground floor. Pink room upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles sallymR6478TH, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Pink Room”
 of 5 bubbles LizzyBennett12, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Both rooms we had were great but my favourite is the White Room.”
 of 5 bubbles jacquir_12, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Only three rooms so choice isn't something to worry about”
 of 5 bubbles D_Kidd2014, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The Pink Room is in the main (and oldest) part of the house and has a great view of the maze.”
 of 5 bubbles S9714AOericb, 28 Apr 2015 | Read review
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