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Stobo Castle

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Traveller (473)
Room & Suite (106)
Pool & Beach (26)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“my mum”(95 reviews)
“spa area”(63 reviews)
“fitness classes”(22 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Concierge
Spa
Wheelchair access
Laundry Service
Tennis Court
Nestled among the beautiful Scottish Borders countryside, Stobo Castle offers excellent service, fine food, elegantly trained staff and above all, the ability to find peace in a frenetic world.
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Location and contact
Stobo Castle Stobo, Stobo EH45 8NY, Scotland
23 miles to Edinburgh Airport View nearby attractions and restaurants
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Yea it’s expensive but when you think of all you get for free it’s not that pricey. Food is great, service is great, cocktails are great. Rooms are lovely, the smell of the place is amazing, you get a complimentary car wash. I don’t even...More

1  Thank Kirsty B
Response from Elliott_Winyard, Director at Stobo CastleResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your taking the time to post a review review following your overnight stay at Stobo - your comments are greatly appreciated and I do hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the near future. With kind regards,

Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed at this hotel on a recommendation. We were not disappointed. Everything about the place is outstanding. Accommodation, food, facilities (including treatments) and most of all friendly, tentative and happy employees. It truly was a pleasure to see employees with smiling faces with nothing...More

1  Thank simone152015
Response from Elliott_Winyard, Director at Stobo CastleResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting such a lovely review following your overnight stay in the company of your friends. I was so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed all aspects of your stay, and how friendly and approachable everyone at Stobo Castle was...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for an overnight stay which he got as a gift. We arrived on Sunday night around 6 o’clock and had to head straight for dinner as you can’t reserve a table you must be in the dining room before 8pm....More

1  Thank dmcg230496
Response from Elliott_Winyard, Director at Stobo CastleResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review, following your overnight visit to Stobo last Sunday in the company of your partner. I have no hesitation in apologising if you feel that we should have been more proactive in suggesting a later check-out time for your...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pros: The staff were lovely, couldn’t be more helpful. The gift shop is really nice. The grounds are fabulous, and were full of bunnies which was really cute. The food is great. The new cocktail bar is really nice. Great views. The castle has a...More

Thank Claire D
Response from Elliott_Winyard, Director at Stobo CastleResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your very balanced review following your overnight stay at Stobo Castle. The WiFi coverage in Castle Lodge is usually great, however, we did experience a fault a few days ago but this was resolved within a matter of hours and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing new to say about this place - we’ve been visiting annually for about 20 years. Staff have great customer service skills. The food is consistently brilliant. Facilities more than you could need and always being upgraded. Accommodation as luxurious or hotelish as you are...More

Thank RenateBelle
Response from Elliott_Winyard, Director at Stobo CastleResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for posting such a lovely review following your recent visit - your continued support for Stobo over the past 20 years is hugely appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back when the time is right for you. With best wishes,

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Adult pool
Details
Price range
US$142 - US$378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$142 - US$378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (473)
Room & Suite (106)
Pool & Beach (26)
Dining (15)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
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Silv895
15 July 2018|
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Response from ClaireTEdinburgh | Reviewed this property |
They never used to but worth calling them
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Trigger2bunny
12 July 2018|
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Response from PollyAbderdeenshire | Reviewed this property |
Hi, wifi reception was prettty consistent but phone reception was a different matter. I am on EE and couldn't get reception in our room - not Stobo' fault . Fab place to stay though .... leave the technology behind
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Maree A
25 June 2018|
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Response from goosie0 | Reviewed this property |
yes. Everyone very helpful
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Room Tips
"lodge views are spectacular"
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"views are beautiful but if you don't have one from your room you will certainly see them from all other..."
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"Lennox had great views and twin beds. The Casmere Suite is lovely and has a terrace."
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"Suites in main Castle are more picturesque"
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