Cross Keys Hotel - 36 37, The Square Kelso TD5 7HL
Distance: 1.0 miles
Rating\Stars: 3 | Prices from: £Full | Customer rating: 5\6Check prices and availability
The Cross Keys Hotel is superbly situated in the heart of Kelso's picturesque French-style cobbled square. The present hotel was built in 1769, but in other forms a Cross Keys hotel has occupied this site since the earliest days of Scottish coaching inns. A central venue for meetings, conferences, weddings, family gatherings, lunches and dinner celebrations and all family occasions. Also ideal for groups of cyclists, walkers, fishing and shooting parties, accommodating bikes securely on site if required. The hotel is an ideal centre for business or pleasure - situated in a peaceful corner of Scotland, yet still within easy reach of Edinburgh and Newcastle, just a mile from Kelso Racecourse. Cross Keys Hotel is just 2 minutes’ walk from the impressive Kelso Abbey, and around 8 minutes from the grounds of the 18th-century Floors Castle. Other attractions within a 20-minute drive include Jedburgh Abbey and the vast Northumberland National Park. Our 26 ensuite bedrooms have different shapes and sizes which adds to their individual character, and are decorated to the same standard. There is free Wi-Fi access in all our bedrooms and complimentary mineral water, including tea/ coffee making tray, flat screen TV, telephone, hairdryer, and complimentary toiletries. Other amenities include daily housekeeping service, lift to all floors, as well as free parking. The hotel's onsite Saddlers Restaurant provides a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere for dining and drinks, offering daily specials, which provides our chef with a culinary canvas to create dishes using the finest seasonal local produce. Enjoy a refreshment after a hard day’s business, relax with a leisurely drink or watch live sports coverage with a pint, the informality of our comfortable Saddlers Lounge Bar is the place to unwind, as we stock a large selection of malts, spirits, lager and ale. The Oak Room provides an informal and cosy atmosphere for you to enjoy breakfast, lunch and an imaginative menu of light meals throughout the day.
Ednam House Hotel - Bridge Street Kelso TD57HT
Distance: 1.1 miles
Rating\Stars: 3 | Prices from: £173.00 | Customer rating: 5\6Check prices and availability
Edam House is a gorgeous Georgian Mansion sitting in 3 acres of gardens overlooking the famous River Tweed, yet in the heart of the charming town of Kelso. Whilst the original building has been updated and extended through the years, it oozes charms and retains its character; the original woodwork, plaster ceilings & marble fireplaces are truly magnificent. Owned and run by the Brooks family since 1928, you can be assured of a warm welcome by your hosts Ralph and Anne. They will treat you to genuine Scottish hospitality and authentic food during your stay. Let them take you back in time in this beautiful historical setting with friendly personal service and an informal atmosphere. Our hotel has 32 lovely rooms, all individually decorated in traditional style, a riverside restaurant offering a daily delicious menu using fresh local ingredients, as well a cosy lounges to relax and a warm and welcoming bar. Plus you can use Free Wifi in our public spaces. Besides using local fresh ingredients you will be interested to learn that we also smoke our own salmon, have bee hives and produce honey for your breakfast, raise free range pork, bake fresh bread, and have our own Whisky brand. In our modern Deli, ‘Pharlanne’, located at the entrance of the hotel, you can also buy these fresh ingredients and produce to take home with you. The hotel is ideally located in the heart of the Scottish Borders, perfect for exploring the wonderful countryside and visiting all the surrounding castles, abbeys, historic houses and gardens. For more active holidays, the Cheviots hills provide wonderful walks, there is salmon fishing on the river Tweed, enjoy stunning horse riding routes, easy access to the surrounding 22 golf courses, go cycling or mountain biking and Kelso also has its own horse race course.
Newcastle Arms Hotel - 50 High Street, Coldstream TD12 4AS
Distance: 7.3 miles
Rating\Stars: | Prices from: £70.0 | Customer rating: 5\6Check prices and availability
The Newcastle Arms is a family-run hotel with 10 en suite letting bedrooms, private parking covered by CCTV. The River Tweed is internationally renowned as one of the world's best salmon river while also very popular for trout fishing, all just a short walk from the hotel. Kelso Race Course is situated 9 miles North-West of Coldstream. Edinburgh Airport is less than 50 miles away. The Hirsel is less than two miles away, while Milne Garden and Etal Castle are both located within six miles. Kelloe House is a 20-minute drive away. 13 miles takes you to Berwick-upon-Tweed, the nearest rail station. Coldstream is the home of the Coldstream Guards Regiment, with the Hirsel situated within Coldstream, is the family seat of the Earls of Home. Featuring free Wi-Fi, The Newcastle Arms Hotel welcomes guests with free onsite parking. Conference rooms, a garden, and pet friendly rooms combine to provide an all-round place of accommodation. In-room amenities include a flat-screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities, bedside lamps, and fresh towels and bed linens. Each room is equipped with a private bathroom, including free toiletries. Featuring a traditional pub, The Newcastle Arms Hotel's The Guards Restaurant and Pete’s Pantry offer guests a selection of traditional British meals, as well as a range of beers in the beer garden. On the Hirsel Estate there is a very popular 18-hole golf course as well as bird watching and woodland walks around Dundock Woods and the Hirsel Lake. There is an array of golf courses north and south of Berwick, too.