Gardens

Gardens

The Scottish Borders has an abundance of beautiful gardens that are open to the public and provide a memorable visitor experience. These include Abbotsford, Dawyck in Peebles, Harmony Gardens in Melrose, Floors Castle in Peebles and Bowhill in Selkirk. Information on...
Beaches & Coasts

Beaches & Coasts

The east coast of the Scottish Borders and nearby East Lothian have a great range of seaside amenities for visitors to enjoy that are within an hour’s drive from Harleyburn. Coldingham Bay: Situated close to the small village of Coldingham. This is a gorgeous sandy...
Places To Eat

Places To Eat

The Scottish Borders is a producer of some of the best produce in Scotland and has an incredible natural larder. Whether it’s Borders beef, hill lamb, wild salmon, local venison or amazing seafood and shellfish, the Borders has it all. Making use of this...
Historic Buildings

Historic Buildings

You’re spoilt for choice in the Scottish Borders when it comes to Historic Houses, Castles, Abbeys and Monuments. Among these are Abbotsford (former home of Sir Walter Scott) Traquair, Paxton House, Floors Castle and Bowhill and many more. More information on these...
Active Days Out

Active Days Out

Cycling Mountain bikers are very well catered for in the Scottish Borders with some of the best trail centres in the UK in our area. The Glentress and Innerleithen downhill and cross-country centres are both excellent facilities located in the upper Tweed valley. For...
Events

Events

Melrose and the Scottish Borders offer a huge range of events catering to a wide variety of tastes and interests. Some of the highlights are: Borders Book Festival – 13th – 16th June 2019 – This is a hugely popular annual festival held in Harmony Gardens in Melrose,...