Edinburgh and the Scottish Borders

The Scottish Borders is a land of rolling hills, winding rivers, and rugged coastline. Steeped in history and tradition, the area is dotted with historic abbeys, imposing castles, and ancient ruins, each with its own tale to tell

What to Expect:

Capital of Scotland: Explore Edinburgh's historic architecture and bustling cosmopolitan atmosphere, from the cobbled streets of the Royal Mile to the Georgian New Town

Northumberland coastal delights: Cross the tidal causeway to the mystical Holy Isle of Lindisfarne before continuing to the coastal fishing village of Seahouses

Historic Castle: Discover the home of the Duke of Roxburghe at the largest inhabited castle in Scotland: Floors Castle

Literary legacy: Walk in the footsteps of a literary great with a visit to Abbotsford, home of novelist and poet Sir Walter Scott

Melrose: Enjoy a leisurely afternoon in the pretty border village of Melrose, famed for Melrose Abbey, the resting place of Robert the Bruce's heart

A touch of Outlander: Indulge in a silver screen experience as we visit Hopetoun House, a filming location from TV series Outlander, before enjoying a sightseeing cruise on the Firth of Forth with cream tea (£)

Your holiday includes: 

6 nights dinner bed & breakfast at the Waverley Castle Hotel

Excursion to Edinburgh

Excursion to Lindisfarne & Seahouses

Excursion to Jedburgh & Floors Castle

Excursion to Abbotsford

Free afternoon in Melrose

Optional excursion to the Outlander Experience with visit to Hopetoun House & Firth of Forth Cruise at £45pp

Executive coach travel




Waverley Castle Hotel

The Waverley Castle Hotel is situated on the outskirts of Melrose in five acres of its own grounds, with footpaths down to the river. It offers comfortable ensuite bedrooms, a restaurant with choice menu, bar and entertainment room. There is a lift to all floors and some ground floor rooms

Images provided by Leisureplex Ltd t/a Waverley Castle Hotel

Ready to book?

Explore the Scottish Borders and join us for an unforgettable journey filled with captivating history, stunning landscapes, and cherished memories. Secure your spot today and embark on the adventure of a lifetime!

Join us on our Edinburgh & Scottish Borders holiday

21st - 27th September 2025

Waverley Castle Hotel

  • 6 night dinner, bed & breakfast
  • excursion to Edinburgh
  • excursion to Lindisfarne & Seahouses
  • excursion to Jedburgh & Floors Castle
  • excursion to Abbotsford
  • free afternoon in Melrose
  • Optional Outlander Experience excursion to Hopetoun House & Firth of Forth cruise with cream tea at £45 pp (must prebook)
  • executive coach travel



Single supplement £78 pp

Self Drive Option available - £529 pp

Self Drive holidays include accommodation and meals only. To check self drive availability click here

Book now: call 01858 469137 or email info@exclusiveholidaysuk.com