Scottish Borders travel guide

Attractions List

Here is listing of ALL attractions in the Borders region. You can sort the results by a number of posible options or search within the results to quickly find what you want. Click on an attraction name for more information, including photos, maps and other nearby attractions

Name Town Organisation Attraction Type Heritage Rating
Abbotsford House Abbotsford Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Ayton Castle Eyemouth Historic Houses Association Historic House 3 Heritage Rating
Bowhill Bowhill Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Cockburnspath Cockburnspath Village 3 Heritage Rating
Cockburnspath Parish Church Cockburnspath Historic Church 3 Heritage Rating
Coldingham Coldingham Village 3 Heritage Rating
Coldingham Priory Coldingham Abbey 3 Heritage Rating
Coldstream Museum Coldstream Museum 2 Heritage Rating
Cross Kirk, Peebles Peebles Historic Scotland Historic Church 3 Heritage Rating
Dawyck Botanic Garden Stobo Garden 1 Heritage Rating
Dere Street Roman Road, Soutra Lauder Historic Scotland Roman Site 2 Heritage Rating
Dryburgh Abbey Melrose Historic Scotland Abbey 4 Heritage Rating
Edin's Hall Broch Grantshouse Historic Scotland Prehistoric Site 3 Heritage Rating
Edrom Aisle Edrom Historic Scotland Historic Church 3 Heritage Rating
Eildon Hills Melrose Countryside 2 Heritage Rating
Eyemouth Museum Eyemouth Museum 2 Heritage Rating
Fast Castle Coldingham Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Ferniehirst Castle Jedburgh Historic House 3 Heritage Rating
Floors Castle Kelso Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Foulden Tithe Barn Foulden Historic Scotland Historic Building 3 Heritage Rating
Glebe Stone Yarrow Prehistoric Site 3 Heritage Rating
Greenknowe Tower Gordon Historic Scotland Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Halliwell's House Museum Selkirk Museum 2 Heritage Rating
Harmony Garden Melrose National Trust for Scotland Garden 1 Heritage Rating
Hermitage Castle Liddesdale Historic Scotland Castle 4 Heritage Rating
Jedburgh Abbey Jedburgh Historic Scotland Abbey 4 Heritage Rating
Jedburgh Castle Jail and Museum Jedburgh Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Kelso Abbey Kelso Historic Scotland Abbey 3 Heritage Rating
Manderston House Duns Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Mary Queen of Scots Visitor Centre Jedburgh Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Mellerstain House Mellerstain Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Melrose Abbey Melrose Historic Scotland Abbey 4 Heritage Rating
Mertoun House Gardens St Boswells Historic Houses Association Garden 3 Heritage Rating
Neidpath Castle Peebles Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Paxton House Paxton Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Priorwood Garden Melrose National Trust for Scotland Garden 1 Heritage Rating
Robert Smail's Printing Works Innerleithen National Trust for Scotland Museum 3 Heritage Rating
Smailholm Tower Smailholm Historic Scotland Historic Building 3 Heritage Rating
Soutra Aisle Fala Historic Church 3 Heritage Rating
St Abb's Head Coldingham National Trust for Scotland Countryside 1 Heritage Rating
St Abbs St Abbs Village 3 Heritage Rating
Stobo Parish Church Stobo Historic Church 4 Heritage Rating
Teviot Water Gardens Kelso Garden 1 Heritage Rating
The Hirsel Estate & Homestead Museum Coldstream Historic Houses Association Countryside 3 Heritage Rating
Thirlestane Castle Lauder Historic Houses Association Historic House 4 Heritage Rating
Traquair House Innerleithen Historic Houses Association Historic House 5 Heritage Rating
Waterloo Monument Jedburgh Historic Building 2 Heritage Rating
Yarrow Stone Yarrow Prehistoric Site 3 Heritage Rating
Name Town Organisation Attraction Type Heritage Rating



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Featured Historic Hotel
Sligachan Hotel

Sligachan Hotel
Sligachan, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Sligachan Hotel is situated in the heart of the Isle of Skye in one of the most dramatic and beautiful settings in all of Scotland. Built 180 years ago Sligachan … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER
Name the mystery historic attraction
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This diarist's shorthand writings were first deciphered in 1819, over a century after his death



25 June, 1360

Henry Yevele named master mason of Westminster

Yevele, one of the most important medieval architects, rebuilt the Clock Tower and Jewel Tower of the Palace of Westminster

His nickname meant 'ill council'





Accommodation

Aviemore (Self catering)
Little Ivy, Aviemore

Little Ivy

This cosy, semi-detached, ground floor cottage is situated on the outskirts of the village of Aviemore and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Insh (Self catering)
Kullbery, Insh

Kullbery

This log cabin is in the village of Insh, close to the village of Kincraig near to Aviemore and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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