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ABOUT THE TOUR

Waverley Castle, Melrose - Festive Self-Drive

The Waverley Castle Hotel is an attractive country hotel idyllically set amidst rolling hills, within easy reach of castles, country houses and the scenic beauty of the Scottish Borders. Join us for a break at the Waverley Castle Hotel and you’ll find natural beauty, a very warm welcome and an unbeatable friendly atmosphere. Celebrate the festive season with our Christmas package or join us to bring in the New Year!

TOUR INCLUDES

  • Christmas package includes 4 nights hotel, daily Scottish breakfast, 4 evening meals, 4 cream teas, mulled wine on arrival, and a traditional Christmas Day lunch
  • New Year package includes 3 nights hotel, daily Scottish breakfast, 2 evening meals, Bucks Fizz on arrival, and a 5 course dinner and drinks reception on New Year's Eve
  • Pet friendly hotel in selected rooms

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1: Travel to Your Hotel

    Make your own way to your hotel, where you will enjoy a comfortable four-night stay. Settle into the hotel with a mulled wine to get you into the Christmas spirit.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Days 2 to 4: Melrose

    Spend three days independently exploring the area in and around Melrose.

    The Scottish Borders are home to beautiful countryside and charming towns and villages, making them the perfect choice for a relaxing holiday. Here, you’ll find the pretty small town of Melrose, which is home to historic Melrose Abbey, Harmony House (a quaint Georgian townhouse) and Eildon Hills. A spectacular feast of historical sites and natural beauty!

    Each afternoon there will be a cream tea at the hotel, and on Christmas Day there will be a traditional Christmas Lunch.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • Day 5: Return Home

    After breakfast, and full of festive cheer, check out of your hotel and make your own way home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £69.00 (4 days).

4 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1: Travel to Your Hotel

    Make your own way to your hotel, where you will enjoy a comfortable three-night stay. Settle into the hotel with a Buck's Fizz to get you into the celebratory spirit.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Days 2 & 3: Melrose

    Spend two days independently exploring the area in and around Melrose.

    The Scottish Borders are home to beautiful countryside and charming towns and villages, making them the perfect choice for a relaxing holiday. Here, you’ll find the pretty small town of Melrose, which is home to historic Melrose Abbey, Harmony House (a quaint Georgian townhouse) and Eildon Hills. A spectacular feast of historical sites and natural beauty!

    On New Years Eve there will be a 5 course dinner, drinks reception and entertainment to welcome in the New Year and celebrate in style!

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • Day 4: Return Home

    After breakfast, and ready for another year's adventures, check out of your hotel and make your own way home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £69.00 (4 days).

Hotels

You will stay for three or four nights at the Waverley Castle hotel, located in Melrose.

  • Waverley Castle Hotel

    Formerly a Bay Hotel, join us at the heart of the Scottish Borders, nestling between the River Tweed and the green Eildon Hills, in the town of Melrose, at the Waverley Castle Hotel. Lying at the heart of Sir Walter Scott country Melrose has a wealth of interesting attractions, from its beautiful abbey and the walled gardens of Priorwood the area is a haven for lovers of great history and culture. The Waverley Castle Hotel is splendidly set in 5 acres of rolling parkland behind which flows the River Tweed. Spend time in the comfortable lounges and bar.

    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Hairdryer
    • Bath and/or Shower
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