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Scottish Borders Winter Warmer

Scottish Borders Winter Warmer

Nestled within an area of outstanding beauty and only 23 miles south of Edinburgh, Peebles sits straddling the majestic River Tweed. Peebles is also widely being recognised as an arts destination town and many visitors make the trip to enjoy the wide range of local contemporary and traditional art available.

Your Itinerary

Monday 18th: We arrive at the hotel, meet our hosts and enjoy a glass of mulled wine.
After time to settle in, we enjoy dinner followed by tea, coffee and tablet.

Tuesday 19th: After breakfast we depart for a full day visit to the capital city of Edinburgh.
Our first stop is an included visit to the Royal Yacht Britannia, home of her Majesty the
Queen and the Royal Family for over 40 years. Follow in the footsteps of Royalty to
discover the heart and soul of this most special of Royal Residences. We continue to the
centre of the city for free time. We return to the hotel for dinner and gin tasting at the hotels’
Gin Palace!

Wednesday 20th: Today we have a day at leisure. You may wish to explore Peebles or
use some of the hotel’s many facilities. A town for all seasons, Peebles' natural beauty and
character will take your breath away. Get to know Peebles with a stroll along the timeless
High Street, meander in and about the alleyways and medieval closes and enjoy the
stunning walkways along the River Tweed which have barely changed over the passing
centuries. This evening we enjoy dinner followed by entertainment.

Thursday 21st: After breakfast we leave for the New Lanark World Heritage site. Discover
the fascinating history of the impressive cotton mill village and the life and times of mill
manager and pioneer Robert Owen. Be taken on a mesmerizing journey of discovery by
the ghost of mill girl Annie McLeod who magically appears and tells her story of life in New
Lanark in 1820. This evening we have a traditional Scottish borders dinner including a
glass of wine or pint of beer followed by traditional Scottish entertainment.

Friday 22nd: Our final breakfast today before we head for home.

Peebles Hydro Hotel ★★★★

Peebles Hydro offers a beautiful setting in gardens, in the border town of Peebles. Peebles Hydro was originally a centre for hydropathic treatments, as the water in the surrounding area is known for its healthy properties. The building dates from the late 19th century and is surrounded by forest.

Your Tour Includes

  • All Travel by Extended Legroom Executive Coach
  • 4 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
  • Welcome glass of mulled wine
  • Gin Tasting
  • Entertainment at hotel
  • Entrance to Royal Yacht Britannia
  • Entrance to New Lanark
  • Porterage
Departure DateHotelDaysAvailablePrice (Adult)Pick Up Points 
18 Nov 2019PEEBLES HYDRO HOTEL 5 days 10+ £380.00 View Locations Book Now