Selkirk hotels

Selkirk hotels

Selkirk The Selkirk hotels listed below are either in the town or we have given a rough guide as to how far they are from Lanark. We hope you enjoy your stay and find your ideal accommodation.

The Royal Burgh of Selkirk is 6 miles south of Melrose. Historical sites there include the Courthouse where Walter Scott served as Sheriff for 30 years and a statue to Mungo Park the famous 18th century explorer who was born close-by. Visit the town in June to witness one of the most traditional pageantry events. The Selkirk Gathering, or Common Riding is the largest of the Border Ridings, and this festival dates back to the Battle of Flodden in 1513. Up to 500 riders saddle their horses at daybreak to ride the Marches. Also see Selkirk. If you are in the right town but cannot find the accommodation you want on this page, you might consider bed and breakfast in Selkirk

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Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel, Linglie Rd, Selkirk, TD7 5LS
Book Online The Best Western Philipburn Country House is a luxury 4-star hotel in the beautiful Scottish Border town of Selkirk. Some rooms have a balcony and Jacuzzi bath. Best Western Philipburn has high standards and stunning accommodation. The hotel has a reputation for cuisine. It boasts the excellent talents of Angus McIntosh, the head chef, and his team. Selkirk is an excellent location, ideal for the local attractions within the borders and the surrounding areas..more details Best Western Philipburn Country House Hotel Online-hotel-accommodation-booking
Location: in Selkirk.

County Hotel, 3-5 High Street, Market Square, Selkirk, TD7 4BZ
Book Online In the centre of picturesque Selkirk, the historical County Hotel is a friendly former coaching inn on the market square. Each room has a flat-screen TV, bathrobes and DVD/CD player. All of the en suite rooms at the County have tea/coffee facilities, Freeview TV and fine Egyptian cotton linen. The rooms feature mineral water, Au Lait toiletries and Wi-Fi internet access. County Hotel boasts a range of dining options, including the Willow Brasserie, serving a fusion of Scottish and Mediterranean cuisine. La Contea offers an Italian menu, including stone baked pizzas and pasta dishes, while the Lounge provides informal bar meals and drinks. Free private parking is available to guests at County Hotelmore details County Hotel Online-hotel-accommodation-booking
In the centre of picturesque Selkirk

Visitor attractions and information for Selkirk

visitor attractions

Attractions Bowhill House & Country Park. Tel: 01750 22204 Admission charges apply. Home of the Duke of Buccleuch & Queensberry and sited in the middle of extensive parkland. The house itself contains an outstanding art collection, with a wide range of work from the masters, tapestries and superb French furniture, Sevres and Meissen china, and silver. About 3 miles west of Selkirk.

Bowhill House & Country Park.

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Attractions Halliwell's House Museum & Robson Gallery, Selkirk Tel 01750 20096 This museum explores and reveals the life of Selkirk through the ages. In the centre of Selkirk.

Halliwell's House Museum & Robson Gallery


AttractionsSir Walter Scotts Courtroom, Selkirk Tel: 01750 20096 The building in Selkirk where Sir Walter Scott sat as a Sheriff of Selkirk from 1804 till 1832. Now a museum which explores his life, his writings and especially his time as a Sheriff. In the centre of Selkirk.

Sir Walter Scotts Courtroom

Attractions Aikwood Tower, Ettrick Valley, near Selkirk Tel: 01750 52253 A very fine 14th century peel tower restored in 1992 and the home of Lord and Lady Steel of Aikwood. The present tower was rebuilt about 1602. Its walls are only about 4 feet thick and above the dungeons, all three stories are restored. There is a small medieval garden, stocked with rare ancient plants, a car park and a small shop. About 5 miles southwest of Selkirk.

Aikwood Tower

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