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Lovely

I love visiting Floors Castle because there is a lot to do. There is a lovely cafe that serves... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
melissa333x
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Borders, United Kingdom
pleasant suprise

We had no idea what to expect but were pleasantly suprised by our visit Had a lovely lunch at the... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
durkinjillian
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Morecambe, 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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All reviews walled garden terrace cafe family home stately home open to the public room guides beautiful grounds well worth a visit bird room herbaceous borders family photos knowledgeable guides coffee shop play area zip wire kedgeree cakes
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

We had no idea what to expect but were pleasantly suprised by our visit Had a lovely lunch at the garden centre.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank durkinjillian
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Always enjoy the food from floors castle terrace cafe and the staff are all so frendly and always great service

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stephmitchell20
Reviewed 1 November 2018

This castle is very beautiful and well maintained. You are not permitted to take photos inside. The gift shop was nice and they had scarfs for a very reasonable price. It was a great stop on our drive from York to Edinburgh.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this Castle on the last day it was open before it closes for the winter, but you would have known it the staff were informative about the history of each room and the Duke resides on the property and it is lived in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Danni H
Reviewed 27 October 2018

As soon as we entered we were greeted by the most friendly guide . We toured the inside and all the guides were so enthusiastic you would think each and everyone of them owned the castle. It was brilliant with so much to see and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

A quiet October day, but a fascinating place to visit. However the real stars were the room guides. Human and easy to talk to. Not prissy if you ask a daft question. Every guide had a mass of knowledge, but also a sense of humour....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mikehf2016
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We were staying at a B&B in Kelso, so we decided to walk to the castle. Upon entering through the gates, we were told that should the grounds close prior to our departure, there was a side gate that we could use to get out....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank geismom
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Spent over four hours on a wet and windy day at Floors Castle. It is a treasure trove of collections of many items by the Duke and his family. The size of the castle is overwhelming and the design is fascinating. The information staff in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Antiguadevotee
Reviewed 13 October 2018

I love visiting Floors Castle because there is a lot to do. There is a lovely cafe that serves delicious food, a fun park with a zip line and plenty of walks. You can also go into the castle which is fun too. You do...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank melissa333x
Reviewed 12 October 2018

The staff here are very passionate about the place and wer all very knoweldgeable. We thoroughly enjoyed testing our bird knowledge in the bird room. Loved the idea that the family still live here are take over the rooms again during the winter months. It...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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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 tracyr926 | 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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