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The Waverley Castle Hotel

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Individually decorated, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Individually decorated, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Individually decorated, iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Individually decorated, iron/ironing board, bed sheets

Overview of The Waverley Castle Hotel

The Waverley Castle Hotel

3 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 front desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMary Queen of Scots House21 min drive
  • Popular LocationJedburgh Abbey22 min drive
  • Popular LocationFloors Castle23 min drive

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About this area


Located in Melrose, The Waverley Castle Hotel is in a rural area. Old Gala House and Sir Walter Scott's Courtroom are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Abbotsford and Halliwell's House Museum.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Southern Upland Way - Section A Trailhead - 17 min walk
  • Saint Cuthbert's Way - 2 min drive
  • Mary Queen of Scots House - 21 min drive
  • Jedburgh Abbey - 22 min drive
  • Floors Castle - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Tweedbank Station - 12 min walk


  • The Coffee Tree - 5 min drive
  • T-4-2 - 5 min drive
  • Hunters Hall - 5 min drive
  • Gala Tandoori - 5 min drive
  • The Shish Restaurant - 6 min drive

About this property

The Waverley Castle Hotel

3-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk and a garden are on-site. All rooms are individually decorated and offer hairdryers and phones. Guests will also find coffee makers, along with TVs with cable channels for a bit of entertainment.
The Waverley Castle Hotel offers 77 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Cable televisions are provided. Bathrooms include baths or showers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Snack bar/deli


  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Garden


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels


  • TV channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone

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Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Property is also known as

Waverley Castle Hotel Melrose
Waverley Castle Hotel
Waverley Castle Melrose
Waverley Castle
The Waverley Hotel Melrose
The Waverley Castle Hotel Hotel
The Waverley Castle Hotel Melrose
The Waverley Castle Hotel Hotel Melrose

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 7 out of 42 reviews
5 - Excellent 17%
Rating 4 - Good. 15 out of 42 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 10 out of 42 reviews
3 - Okay 24%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 42 reviews
2 - Poor 12%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 42 reviews
1 - Terrible 12%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness
Good touring base.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
Building a dated, restaurant foods need to be improved
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
clean and friendly
nice big room and comfy bed. The hotel is very big and old and some updating on decor required but clean and friendly. Breakfast served late 8am so if on business may mean you have to miss it.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020