Family days/activities

Floors CastleFLOORS CASTLE »

Location:  Kelso, 4.9 miles
Floors Castle is not only the Duke of Roxburghe’s family home, but is also in the heart of the diverse Roxburghe Estates. A short drive from the Hotel, come and discover the woodland and riverside walks, the Victorian Walled Garden and relax in one of our two Cafés after taking a tour round this impressive family home. Terrace Café open daily all year round.  Castle, Gardens & Grounds open daily Easter to October.


Harestanes Visitor CentreHARESTANES VISITOR CENTRE »

Location:  Ancrum
Set in beautiful countryside with a great outdoor play park, there's plenty to do at Harestanes. From beautiful countryside walks to events and exhibitions there's always something new to discover.



Location: Jedburgh, 14 miles
Great for all the family, explore the farm of animals and feed them, gaze at the birds of prey, enjoy a light meal in the coffee shop and play in the wooden adventure playground.  No dogs allowed.


Hurly BurlyHURLY BURLY »

Location: Nr Duns, 17.7 miles
Located in peaceful surroundings this is a great place for children up to 12 years to pay and adults to socialise.  A huge soft play area and café, perfect for letting off some steam.


Heatherslaw Light RailwayHEATHERSLAY LIGHT RAILWAY »

Location:  Cornhill, 13 miles
Brief Description:  Great for families, a very memorable day out. Explore Etal and Etal castle, and explore the neighbouring picturesque villages before catching the next train home back to Heatherslaw.