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Melrose

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Peebles

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Kelso

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Jedburgh

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Coldstream

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Melrose

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  • Melrose - Romantic abbey and mansion

    Melrose Things to Do

    At the feet of the distinctive triple peaks of the Eildon Hills in the valley of the River Tweed lies Melrose. There in 1131, David I, King of Scots, encouraged Cistercian monks from France to found an abbey. Many of the monarchs of Scotland repose there, including the heart of Robert the Bruce in a casket.Its noble columns, windows and arches and...

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  • Burts Hotel

    Melrose Hotels

    Market Square, Melrose, TD6 9PN, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

  • Scott's View

    Melrose Things to Do

    Our first stop of the day was Scott's View, a nice viewpoint overlooking the Tweed Valley. This was a favourite resting stop of the famous writer Sir Walter Scott, and it is said that during his funeral procession, which led past the viewpoint, his horse stopped as it was the habit.The three-peaked hill you can see is Eildon Hill, there is a statue...

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Peebles

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  • The Horseshoe Restaurant with Rooms

    Peebles Restaurants

    The ambience is one of tasteful elegance. The dining room is like being in somebody's rather large house. Sideboard with liquers and spirits on it. Large period dining tables with carvings and inlays in the table top. Comfy chairs. Elegant cutlery and table decoration with fresh flowers. The water glasses are like hand blown medieval goblets,...

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  • Castle Venlaw Hotel

    Peebles Hotels

    Edinburgh Road, Peebles, EH45 8QG, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Business

  • Traquair House.

    Peebles Things to Do

    Traquair House is Scotland's oldest inhabited house, dating back to nearly a thousand years and is a most impressive house, built in the fortified mansion style.It's whitewashed exterior shines out in it's beautiful surroundings.The house was home to many kings in peaceful years and later, during troubled times, became a refuge for Catholic priests...

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Kelso

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  • Kelso - fairytale castle, abbey ruins...

    Kelso Things to Do

    Kelso lies in this conundrum in a fertile valley at the junction of the Rivers Tweed and Teviot. The Lammermuir Hills to the north and the Cheviots to the south gaze down upon it. With cobbled streets leading into a wide market square bounded by graceful three-storey 18th- and 19th-century town houses, Kelso is one of the most striking of the...

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  • Roxburghe Hotel & Golf Course

    Kelso Hotels

    Floors Castle, Roxburghshire, Kelso, TD5 8JZ, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Kelso Racecourse

    Kelso Things to Do

    With thirteen fixtures in the season, Kelso is the home of National Hunt Racing and its race-goers are made to feel really welcome. The Racecourse itself offers breathtaking scenery, in a plush, green setting, with all of the hospitality suites overlooking the magnificent course. On race days, the thrill of the race, the atmosphere, and the...

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Jedburgh

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  • Jedburgh - dramatic abbey, castles and...

    Jedburgh Things to Do

    Driving up the A68 into Jedburgh, the ruins of 12th century Jedburgh Abbey, standing supreme on the high ground to the north of Jed Water grasp my attention. The remarkably complete Romanesque and early Gothic buildings have a tranquil stillness unlike their history. The abbey's Augustinian Canons believed that God could be best discovered in the...

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  • Meadhon House

    Jedburgh Hotels

    48 Castlegate, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire TD8

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Its Scotland we have weather

    Jedburgh What to Pack

    Prepare for sunshine rain midges cold and remember if you don't like the weather wait five minutesits likely to change. And boy when it snows its still beautiful perhaps more so. Cameras tripod charged batteries Keep your camera dry !

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Top Borders Hotels

Melrose Hotels
21 Reviews - 62 Photos
Peebles Hotels
6 Reviews - 22 Photos
Saint Boswells Hotels
1 Hotel
Kelso Hotels
15 Reviews - 46 Photos
Jedburgh Hotels
9 Reviews - 100 Photos
Innerleithen Hotels
3 Reviews
Hawick Hotels
2 Reviews - 2 Photos
Galashiels Hotels
2 Hotels
Coldstream Hotels
1 Hotel

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