Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel - Selkirk

Linglie Road, Selkirk, United Kingdom, TD7 5LS  show map
 4 stars
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Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel - Selkirk

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Welcome drink

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Spa center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Featuring a swimming pool, a shared lounge and a golf course, Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel lies in a shopping area of Selkirk close to The University of Edinburgh, Old Gala House and Jedforest Deer & Farm Park. The hotel opened its doors in 1751 and was remodeled in 2012.

This venue accommodates guests in the heart of Selkirk. Guests will get to Kelso in 25 minutes by car.

Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel offers a great view to its guests.

The venue is notable for the ideal location within a 55-minute drive to Turnhouse airport.

Rooms

Offering a trouser press, a balcony, flat-screen TV, a writing desk and an in-room safe, non-smoking guestrooms boast a refined interior. Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel offers rooms with the garden view. Bathrooms are appointed with dressing gowns, a spa bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The hotel Best Western Philipburn Country House provides visitors with a free full english breakfast.  The hotel Best Western Philipburn Country House serves a continental breakfast for free. 

Services

Cars are available for rent on site.

Relax

Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel offers a special menu, cots and board games for guests travelling with children. On-site sport activities include giant chess, cycling and horse riding.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   14.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Boutiques
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)
  • Babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu
  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Spa center
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of GBP 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of GBP 10 per person per night in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Linglie Road, Selkirk, United Kingdom, TD7 5LS

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City Center
  • Selkirk
    4600 ft
Airports
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    14

Hotel Awards

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed
Size: 270 sq. feet
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    Deluxe Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
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    2 Single Beds( Non-Smoking, Deluxe Room, Split Level)

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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel - Selkirk Selkirk location
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      Hotel Address:

      Linglie Road, Selkirk, United Kingdom, TD7 5LS

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      City Center
      • Selkirk
        4600 ft
      Airports
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        14

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSelkirkBest Western Philipburn Country House Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 4 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Robert D Clapperton Trust - 4600 ft

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 4300 ft

      Places of interest

      • Selkirk Conservative Club - 3700 ft

      Museums

      • Halliwells House Museum - 4300 ft

      Local attractions

      • Old Gala House - 4.8 mi
        Scott Crescent, Galashiels
      • Hawick Museum - 9.1 mi
        Wilton Lodge Park, Hawick
      • Bank Street Gardens - 5.0 mi
        Bank Street, Galashiels

      Near the hotel

      • Sir Walter Scott's Courtroom - 4200 ft
        Market Place, Selkirk
      • Halliwell's House Museum - 4200 ft
        Market Place, Selkirk
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        14

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSelkirkBest Western Philipburn Country House Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 4 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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      Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel

      Average guest rating

      7.6out of 10
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      Based on 28 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Service
      10.0
      Value
      9.0

      Guest reviews

      • Family with children
        8.2

        Really enjoyed our stay,sorted all our requests out very well,( z bed and 3 vegetarians in our party). Breakfast was really good and all staff helpful and friendly. Only negative was that the bar area felt like a sauna (top to toe in pine,not too hot) which wasn't very welcoming.

      • Single
        7.4

        heating went off at 11pm, felt very cold overnight, option to turn heating up or down preferable

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        Comfortable, spacious room/bathroom. Good food and service. Quiet both in hotel and area (often heard noises from kitchens etc at other hotels which ruins atmosphere). Pleasant lounge and grounds (even if weather not good enough to enjoy latter!). TV that really worked. Wifi access handy.Peace may reflect few residents?!

        Generally very happy with whole package. Menu good but little variation overall. Possibly less than usual as very quiet?

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        The staff were extremely helpful and friendly and we had a very nice dinner. There was plenty of space in the car park. The hotel is situated on the outskirts of the small, ancient town of Selkirk, which has a very interesting history, and is set in the midst of beautiful, rolling hills. We visited during the Common Riding, which is a local festival, only one of many in the area.

        The streets of Selkirk are quite steep so it would be better for those who have any difficulty walking to use their car.

      • Group of friends
        9.6

        The staff were excellent - very engaging and friendly.I was unfortunately taken ill during my stay and they were superb.

      • Older travelers
        5.8

        Hotel was good except was a bit dated, 2 steep flights of stairs to the room was too much, Bathroom needed updating.

        Stairs and breakfast was poor

      • Couple
        4.6

        Large room

        Pubic hair on bathroom floor on arrival, poor food, breakfast not hot.

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        The Hotel was clean ,warm, comfortable and very peaceful.The staff were very pleasant and helpful. The breakfast was excellent.

        We had dinner one night which wasn't quite up to standard.

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        Lovely room and decor in general

        Drinks were very expensive (even allowing for usual high hotel bar prices).

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        The service was excellent from the minute we walked through the door. The staff were very attentive without being in your face. We felt that the staff were interested in you and were happy to find out what you were doing and could help with recommendations for places to visit and things to do.

      • Group of friends
        9.2

        Comfortable relaxed atmosphere.

        Dinner quite expensive and unexceptional quality.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        Warm welcome from efficient, friendly and polite staff and owners. Very small problem with bathroom shelf pointed out and it was dealt with almost before I'd finished telling them about it. Food was to die for

      • Family with children
        9.2

        The high standard of rooms and hospitality has been maintained since the time when I used to stay there several occasions every year until about 2002

        a little flakey on getting food and wine orders correct

      • Group of friends
        8.8

        Friendly staff, Comfortable and great breakfast

        Stairs where difficult wth heavy luagage but stall helped.

      • Couple
        9.6

        The high standard of service and the overall feeling of warmth and welcome. The food was of a very high standard.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel - Selkirk Selkirk location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Linglie Road, Selkirk, United Kingdom, TD7 5LS

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Selkirk
        4600 ft
      Airports
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of rooms:
        14

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSelkirkBest Western Philipburn Country House Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best 4 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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