Photo: Karen Bryan

Set in the most luscious part of the lowlands of Scotland, Floors Castle represents an era long gone. Packed with history, the castle is the home of the 10th Duke of Roxburghe and has been transformed this majestic castle so it is open for public enjoyment.

Nestled in the gorgeous Lowlands of Scotland, surrounded by fields of patchwork countryside, Roxburghe is famous for its beautiful hilltops. The Eildon Hills that can be seen from all parts of Roxburghe, and prvide some of the region’s most stunning views. The River Tweed is renowned as a fisherman’s haven and runs alongside the woodland parks close by.

Roxburghe Estate was built in the 1720’s for the 1st Duke of Roxburghe and has been extended numerous times since then. In modern times, the grounds of the estate have been redeveloped to make them visitor-friendly, and now include a golf course ranked 5th best in Scotland!

Roxburghe Estate and Floors Castle continue to develop their many attractions, making this a great place to visit again and again! There is so much to do here that it’s worth booking a weekend at the Roxburghe Hotel in order to explore all that the estate has to offer!

The grounds are perfect for the active people, as well as those looking for relaxation. Countless gardens provide a superb place to sit and kick back during the summer. For those who want to get up and go, there’s archery, clay pigeon shooting, fishing, woodland walks, and an adventure playground for the kids.

With so much to see and do, Floors Castle and Roxburghe Estate make for the perfect family break.

 

Roxburghe Estates, Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7SF
Tel : 01573 223333
Times: Daily, 10.30 – 17.00