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    Watson Lodge Guest House

    15/16 Bridge Street, Galashiels TD1 1SW, Scotland
    011 44 1443 606251
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good38%
    • Average9%
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    • Terrible7%
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    “guest house” (11 reviews)
    “nice coffee” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair access
    Pool
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 60 reviews

    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    I booked this guesthouse at short notice and checked three others at the same time. The other three were fully booked and this one had two vacant triple rooms. The price for the triple room for two nights, single occupancy was £210. I thought that...More

    Thank Ian F M
    Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

    Lovely hotel, basic but super clean!! The beds were super comfortable. The lady who organised and cook breakfast was well organised and the breakfast was delicious. The only downside was probably our fault, we had to leave by 10.00am. Not their fault as I should...More

    Thank Leanne F
    Reviewed 4 September 2017

    I'd been booked into Watson Lodge by my employer's Travel and Accommodation agents. They hadn't told me there was a particular check-in time, but there was. I flew into Edinburgh airport and took a hire car to Galashiels. While still some distance away, I realised...More

    Thank Malcolm H
    Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

    After trying to find somewhere to stay at short notice we came across this delightful guest house. Sheena the owner couldn't of been more helpful and managed to find 6 adults and a baby accommodation for us. A delightful stay with a very warm welcome...More

    1  Thank john186262
    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    Just finished our stay in Watson Lodge. Made to feel very welcome as soon as we walked in. Rooms clean and tidy. My wife and I stayed on the top floor with our 4 month old son (room #6) and even though it didn't have...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$80 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Galashiels
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    • Watson Lodge Guest House Galashiels, Scotland
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    "Garden room"
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    "Front probably quietest at weekends."
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    "There is a super room on the ground level, overlooking the garden. Other rooms are upstairs. A very quiet..."
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