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“Perfect country retreat”
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62 reviews
Private driveway approaching the house
Front of the house
Large garden room
Garden room with Gazebo / hot tub outside
Dining room from the hallway
Kitchen
Kitchen with door through to garden room
Rear of the house
Gardens looking back to the house
Double bedroom
Dining room
Garden room
Hallway
En suite bedroom
Bedroom
En suite bathroom
Bedroom with king size bed
Double bedroom
Sitting room with open fire
Dining room
Outdoor hot tub
Our BBQ 'Hobbit' house!
View to the house in winter
View from the ponds to Border countryside
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Farmhouse -
5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Hawick, Borders, Scotland

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ViennaHol...
Vienna
Level 4 Contributor
37 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Perfect country retreat”
Reviewed 28 May 2012 for a stay in April 2012

Nice setting just off the main road, but quiet enough. Gardens well kept, House in very good condition, kitchen big enough to cook for a big party

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Liked best: kitchen
Liked least: broken bed
Travelling group: Family with Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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AndyNorth...
North Yorkshire
1 review
“Great house, very comfortable, lovely location.”
Reviewed 11 May 2012 for a stay in April 2012

Branxholme Knowe is a lovely house, cosy and comfortable for everyone who stays there. It's well looked after and feels like a real home. A large conservatory attached makes a great second sitting room. Convenient location to local shops, but placed within the countryside for a peaceful and relaxing holiday. Outdoor activities are not too far from your doorstep, and of course plenty of places to go for walkers. Definately recommend this property for all.

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Liked best: How comfortable the house was
Liked least: The wi-fi connection was not great, but manageable
Travelling group: With Friends
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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Groningen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 12 March 2012 for a stay in March 2012

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Liked best: We liked every single thing and minute of our stay !
Liked least: Sometimes the house felt a bit cold
Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2011 for a stay in September 2011

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Travelling group: Family with Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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KarenMc_1...
Port Hope, Canada
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Exactly what we needed!!”
Reviewed 3 September 2011 for a stay in August 2011

We had a fabulous stay at Branxholm Knowe, from the moment we arrived it felt like home. The house presents exactly as advertised and more, comfortable, clean, tastefully decorated, and magical. Our group was comprised of all ages from 6 to 53 and we all felt the same way, a comfortable retreat away from the business of sight seeing. The Hawick area is lovely, and the distance to either Edinburgh or Glasgow is manageable. This retreat was perfect for us, a family visiting relatives all over the south of Scotland, and would also be appropriate for those who choose to stay close to Hawick, plenty charming things to do and see in the area.

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Liked best: Sunroom with wood stove.
Liked least: I couldn't stay longer.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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Amazone4
Ravensburg, Germany
Level 6 Contributor
102 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2012 for a stay in August 2012
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Liked best: Wintergarten, Einrichtung und Ausstattung des Hauses, Garten und Blumen, Wifi
Liked least: kaputter Wasserhahn, Pfannen in der Küche sollten mal ausgetauscht werden
Travelling group: Erweitertem Familienkreis
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
People with pets
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