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Magical Mansion: Kippilaw House: Reunions/Parties/Weddings up to 200 guests

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26 reviews
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15 Bedrooms , 6 Bathrooms , Sleeps 40
Melrose, Borders, Scotland
Wonderful Original Georgian Mansion House with castle like size.
Location 8 minutes from train station and near the lovely town of Melrose.
we specialise in celebration,family gatherings and bespoke weddings tailored to your wishes.
Kippilaw has its owns chefs and uses local suppliers or self cater( not for weddings).
Kippilaw is wonderfully private with 3 reception rooms plus a great Ballroom/Function suite which can be added with a full Bar ( at additional costs).
Great gardens and grounds with covered veranda.
Kippilaw has hosted 200 guests at events within the house.
We can seat up to 120 guests in one room( extra hire of Function/Ballroom room with Bar if required cost £800-£1300 per use).
Listing #HL7498437
About the Owner
Douglas M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:55%
Response Time:Within a day
Interaction with guests
We are a private House with owners who will be there whenever you need them at an event with staff but allow self catering groups complete privacy.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic place to stay for a large party. We had a great weekend and a lovely meal cooked for us on Saturday night. Highly recommended

Thank Wilma B
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Kippilaw . We loved hosting your group and glad you enjoyed our food.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t praise Kippalaw house enough. A party of 30 of us spent a weekend at Kippilaw House for my daughters hen party. We had a wonderful weekend in this magnificent and welcoming house. Everything is provided for to make your weekend whatever you want...More

Thank Ginabreck
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for all coming to Kippilaw to celebrate. We enjoyed your lovely group of ladies and we are glad you liked your meal here .

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful house and grounds. We had fantastic weather which made it even better. There was so much room and the house had been kept so well. Was very comfortable and peaceful. Would definitely recommend, particularly for a large group.

Thank 986natalieh
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Kippilaw. We enjoyed your hen group weekend.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (40)
  • Double Beds:(8)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (4)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (30)
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(12)
  • Sofa Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 AM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
please ask about bringing pets.
each dog is a fee of £40

if winter or when heating is required -there is a fee of £150 for first 2 days + £50 per day after that
    4 Full baths
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Kings
    1 Bunk
    3 Sofas
    8 Fulls
    12 Twins
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16 Mar 2018 -
21 Jun 2018
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1 Nov 2018
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2 Nov 2018 -
19 Dec 2018
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  • Damage Deposit: £500 / stay - Deposit
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How to get there
Airport: edinburgh : 49.0 km
Railway: tweedbank: 5.0 km
Ferry: newcastle: 55.0 km
Kippilaw is reachable from Edinburgh in under an hour.
from Newcastle Airport you can be at Kippilaw in 1 1/2 hours .
From Glasgow about 1 45 minutes drive.
There is a train station nearby -Tweedbank
from London you have the choice of getting on train and getting off at Berwick Upon Tweed -3 hours 45 minutes or from Edinburgh where you can change to local train
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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