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Beautiful walled garden tour

We came here today with our garden group for a guided tour of the walled garden. It was a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
itchyfeet2014
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Floors Castle Visit

Stopped off here travelling to Northumberland. Very impressive stately home with helpful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve W
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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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5 star visitor attraction in the Scottish Borders and the largest inhabited castle in Scotland.Built in 1721 in the historic town of Kelso, Floors Castle is home to the 10th Duke and Duchess of Roxburghe. Its spectacular state rooms display an...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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| Roxburghe Estates, Kelso TD5 7SF, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

We really loved our day here. We didn’t go into the house as we had dogs with us but we spent the day walking around the grounds, which are spectacular. The walled garden in particular is lovely. We had lunch on the terrace and it...More

Thank Sheila W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Castle is large, but it has a very warm cosy feel inside because the family still live in it. The guides are brilliant with lots of helpful information and background knowledge. A refreshing change from the sterile National Trust properties that are run by...More

Thank Richard-de-G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very good value for money Nice walks enjoyed the garden and castle very interesting chats with room staff. Smashing meals in cafe Very food day

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 6 days ago

We came here today with our garden group for a guided tour of the walled garden. It was a beautiful day and one of the head gardeners gave us an insightful tour of the amazing gardens. The borders were fabulous. Still so much colour despite...More

Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Floors Castle and were glad we did. It is an eighteenth century house reimagined in the early nineteenth century as a fantasy, with turrets and castellated night, a little like a French castle. Inside is a treasure chest of rooms with wonderful paintings...More

Thank AlanSchofield
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped off here travelling to Northumberland. Very impressive stately home with helpful informative staff. I did feel only the minimum rooms possible were open to the public and more could be accessible. The gardens are incredible and lovely to see. Worth a few hours here.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We revisited the wonderful Floors Castle to attend the the GBFF at the weekend. Held over two days there was plenty of entertainment and some superb vendors on site. Held in the grounds of Floors Castle it was a very enjoyable visit. Floors Castle is...More

Thank Bordersgeezer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting Stately Home. Unfortunately one of the restaurants was closed so we had a longish walk to the second one but food, service and home baking made it worthwhile. The video made by the present duke was interesting and informative .

Thank weetrapsy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous walled gardens, perhaps we were a couple of weeks too late to see late summer borders at their peak, but nonetheless a fab garden, the apple orchard also wonderful, and glasshouses filled to the brim with beautiful fuschias, streptocarpus and many more. The inside...More

Thank suehassall2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

floors is the damily home of the ker family better known as the duke and dutchess of roxburrgh. it is a nice place to visit

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sam01-A-86
18 June 2018|
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Response from 780HelenA | Reviewed this property |
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10 August 2017|
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Response from Tracy R | Property representative |
If you purchase your tickets online you will need to bring along your ticket confirmation. On arrival you will then be given your entry ticket. Usually we don't have huge queues of traffic at the gates so if you would... More
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Carol M
27 October 2016|
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Carol, Thanks for posting your question. Floors Castle is largely accessible and we welcome visitors with different access requirements, however, due to the historic nature of the Castle and it's grounds, disabled access is... More
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