There’s more to Scotland than Edinburgh and the Highlands. The Scottish Borders is the perfect place for a Scottish getaway. World class cycling, fabulous walking. Family-friendly. Centuries of history. And some lovely places to stay... Escape to the Scottish Borders Book now #scottishborders #scotland #thefiveturrets #selfcatering #accommodation #holiday #vacation #rental #walking #riding #cycling #fishing #wedding #sleeps8 #family
We're offering a full week's stay at The Five Turrets for just £750 as an introductory offer for our new self catering property in the Scottish Borders. Introducing The Five Turrets. We’re a new family business in Selkirk, offering quality self-catering accommodation for up eight people in a renovated Scottish Baronial property on Ettrick Terrace.
We’ve spent the last year renovating the old coach house and billiards room attached to Ettrick Lodge and have transformed it int
World class mountain biking routes from easy to extreme. With added ospreys. What we like: There's something for everyone here (and an osprey viewing centre in the bottom car park). The Glentress red route is regarded as one of the world's finest: "sure to put a huge grin on your face with its technical climbs, fabulous views, fast flowing descents, jumps and berms." In their own words: "The 7stanes are world-class mountain biking centres that span the south of Scotland. Thei
Historic route for cyclists, walkers and horse riders. What we like: The route passes over the Minch Moor. You can join this long-distance trail at nearby Bowhill. Good to know: It's part of a network of off-road cycle trails stretching from John o'Groats down to Land's End (and with connections to the North Downs Way and South Downs Way). Where it is: Pick up the trail at Bowhill, 4 miles outside Selkirk. More details: Cross Borders Drove Road #travel #thefiveturrets #touris
Moderate and difficult routes amid great scenery. What we like: The blue route is billed as "a gentle introduction to mountain biking complete with stunning views, forest paths and some fun descents". In their on words: "The 7stanes are world-class mountain biking centres that span the south of Scotland. Their award-winning trails offer some of the best mountain biking in the country and attract riders from all over the UK and beyond. You don’t have to be an experienced mount
Red, extreme and black routes for experienced cyclists. What we like: Not for the faint hearted, but the red route up through the forest and onto the summit of the Minch Moor is worth the effort for the sensational views. More details: Innerleithen Where it is: #travel #thefiveturrets #tourism #scottishborders #scotland #experiences #cycling #riding #mountainbiking #activities