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The Kingsknowes Hotel

A Historic Hotel in Galashiels, Borders

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Kingsknowes Hotel Selkirk Road
Galashiels
Borders
Scotland
TD1 3HY

The Kingsknowes Hotel, Galashiels

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The Kingsknowes Hotel is a beautiful Scots Baronial Mansion built in 1869 with 12 individually furnished en-suite bedrooms. The hotel has splendid and well tended gardens abundant parking and is only a 15 minute walk from Galashiels town centre. The Kingsknowes is set in the heart of the romantic Scottish Borders and overlooks Abbotsford House, Sir Walter Scott's ancestral home - the River Tweed (famous salmon river) and the beautiful Eildon hills.

It is an ideal base whether you are on business or wish to tour the area and explore the Border Abbeys and famous houses relax in our ambient atmosphere or enjoy golf shooting salmon fishing walking or cycling and many other sporting activities. Lunch and dinner is served daily in the Courtyard Bar or in one of our unique dining rooms and during the summer months in our original Edwardian conservatory. We are situated only 33 miles south of Edinburgh on the A7 with great transport links to other surrounding Border towns.

3 star rating

From: £79.00


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Facilities

  • Hotel Non-Smoking Throughout
  • Cots available
  • Wedding Licence
  • Car parking available onsite
  • Wi-Fi Available
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities in each room
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Telephone In Each Room
  • Limited Hours Room Service
  • Limited room service for hot food
  • Wake Up Call Available
  • Interconnecting rooms available
  • Childrens Facilities - Outdoor
  • Pets Allowed
  • Wi-Fi Available In Public Areas
  • Private dining services
  • Lounge Menu
  • Bar
  • Fishing
  • Horse Riding
  • Clay Pigeon Shooting
  • [Channels] News
  • [Channels] Music
  • [Channels] Childrens

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Eildon Hills - 3 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Halliwell's House Museum - 4.5 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

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