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    Roulotte Retreat

    Bowden Mill, Melrose TD6 0SU, Scotland
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    “hot tub” (24 reviews)
    “wood burner” (12 reviews)
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    11 - 15 of 132 reviews

    Reviewed 6 June 2017

    My partner and I have just returned home from the most relaxing few days at Roulotte Retreat. Avril and Alan are incredibly warm and welcoming. The wildflower meadow is colourful and serene - a lovely spot to while away an evening amongst fauna and flora....More

    1  Thank CLeighton81
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 7 June 2017

    Thank you for your kind compliments, we do appreciate when guests take the time to send in a review. The meadow is just positively blooming right now and full of colour so we are glad you enjoyed your time amongst nature in Gitana. So to...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

    We visited for my birthday and loved it as soon as we arrived. We loved our Roulotte and the Econhot tub which was ready for our arrival. The Roulotte has charm and was so cozy on the cold Borders night. We will be back!

    Thank DavieJF
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 30 May 2017

    Thank you for your kind compliments. We are so glad you enjoyed your birthday in the eco hot tub and look forward to seeing you again!

    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    We have just returned from our fourth trip to Roulotte Retreat. Every time we have had a different roulotte and each one has its own quirks and layouts, everyone being very special in its own way. The facilities with in the roulottes have all been...More

    Thank nikkimathews2017
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 13 May 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely thoughtful review for us. It is always a pleasure to have you both stay in the meadow as you work your way around the roulottes. We are wondering which one you will choose next...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Don't know where to start with our review of the Roulotte Retreat!!! On arrival we knew it was exactly what we hoped it would be. Amazingly unique in every way. The studio area is a haven of peace and tranquility. Alan and Avril are the...More

    Thank dannyb0y5
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 13 May 2017

    Thank you so much for your lovely review of your Elopement and stay at Roulotte Retreat. We loved having you to stay and we feel particularly honoured that you chose to get married here and in the intimate surroundings of Gitana - it really was...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    We stayed in the roulotte named Rosa Bella, which, apparently is Dutch built, unlike the other roulottes on site which are French. The distinction seems to be largely down to the carved wood details - with Rosa Bella being a largely carved wood free zone....More

    2  Thank leonard m
    Response from Avril333, Owner at Roulotte RetreatResponded 3 May 2017

    Thank you for your very comprehensive review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Roulotte Retreat. Yes, Rosa Bella is completely different from all our other roulottes in many ways. Rosa Bella is Dutch and what she lacks in solid oak and carvings she...More

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    PandP88
    3 July 2017|
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    Response from Curious_traveller005 | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think they did. Seemed like a measured response to me. Bats are protected and you can't handle them.
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    19 April 2017|
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    Response from Curious_traveller005 | Reviewed this property |
    I think you miss read my review. We had a very positive experience and found the owners lovely.
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    4 July 2016|
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    Response from Avril333 | Property representative |
    Hi Tia, Can you email me and I can send you more information about weddings at Roulotte Retreat as we do have 1,2,3, night options. kind regards Avril
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    "Would choose a Roulotte to stay in rather than the cottage"
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    "Take wellies/walking boots and a torch."
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    "Enjoy the hot tub."
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