Steeped in history and nestling on the banks of the River Tweed, The Townhouse Hotel in Melrose is the perfect base to get out and about and explore the beautiful and historic Scottish Borders.
Right on the hotel’s doorstep you will find the majestic Melrose Abbey, the burial place of Robert The Bruce’s heart, The National Trust for Scotland properties of Priorwood and Harmony Gardens and an eclectic mix of independent shops to browse around.
Golf enthusiasts will revel in the Scottish Borders, with 21 courses waiting to be mastered, including The Roxburghe, designed by the celebrated golf course architect, Dave Thomas.
For anglers, the River Tweed has won international acclaim for its salmon fishing. On its tributaries, the sea trout and brown trout fishing is excellent.
For rugby fans, The Townhouse Hotel and our sister hotel Burts, are the places to be in April when the famous Melrose Sevens takes place. Book early to avoid disappointment!
Immerse yourself in the rich and varied activities, local festivals and historic properties on offer in this exceptional part of Scotland.