Buccleuch Arms


The Green, St Boswells, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 0EW

    Privately owned country hotel with 19 guest bedrooms in the village of St Boswells near Melrose. A four star Inn with a few awards up its sleeve. Scottish Inn of the Year 2015, runner up, Catering in Scotland awards for pub & bar excellence

    The Buccleuch Arms is located Smack Bang in the heart of the Scottish Borders, we are a four star Inn with an incredible history originally built by the 5th Duke of Buccleuch in 1836. 

    The Buccleuch has just Scottish Inn of the Year award 2015 at the annual Scottish Hotel Awards and more recently runner up in the catering in Scotland Excellence awards for pub and bar excellence 2015.

    We have 19 fresh and bright en-suite guest bedrooms.  Teresa and her team of housekeepers take great pride in providing our guests with sparkly clean and comfortable bedrooms. 
    Guests can choose from Standard, Classic or Superior rooms. We have double, twin and king size rooms and cater for single occupancy too.

    Set yourself up for the day with a good selection of breakfast choices, including a traditional Scottish Grill. Chef Patron, Billy Hamilton and Head Chef, Gareth Gilder create delicious lunches and dinners every day using lots of seasonal and fresh local produce. In the bar, we serve real ale from the Scottish Borders Brewery and offer a quirky wine list with iover 20 wines served by the glass using a Verre de Vin preservation system. 

    Take a look at where we are on the map, The Buccleuch (pronounced ‘bucloo’) is a five minute walk from the River Tweed.  For walkers, we are along the St. Cuthbert’s Way and near to the Southern Upland Way.  For golfers, St. Boswells has a great golf course.  The village also has a cricket pitch, garage, a co-op, a country sports shop and a fabulous book shop and cafe, called Mainstreet Trading.
    4 Inn
    Field Sports Welcome Walkers Welcome Cyclists Welcome Anglers Welcome Taste Our Best
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    Open for breakfast from 6.45am every day and serving food until 9.00pm every night.

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    £55.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Double-King size
    £65.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    £55.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Hotel Breaks


    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Children's Menu Available
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available
    • Outdoor Play Area


    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Open To Non Residents
    • Porterage
    • Room Service Available


    • Rural Location
    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Pets Welcome
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement


    • Bar Available
    • Breakfast Available
    • Dairy Free
    • Dinner Available
    • Evening Meal Available
    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Gluten Free
    • Licensed Bar / Clubroom
    • Lunch Available
    • Restaurant
    • Tea & Coffee Available


    • Drying Facilities
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Laundry Service Available
    • Log Fire
    • Lounge
    • Payphones Available

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Delta Card
    • Mastercard
    • Solo Card
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card


    • Accessible Parking or Drop Off Point
    • Coach Parking On-site
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Jedburgh, take A68 north 6 miles to St Boswells.

    From Melrose take A68 south to St Boswells - continue past the petrol station, Inn is on right, entrance to car park just beyond.

    Getting there by railway:- From Edinburgh Railway Station, follow A68 south until reaching St Boswells Or from September 2016 take train from Edinburgh Waverley to Tweedbank Abbotsford and liaise with us for transport to Buccleuch.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Edinburgh Airport, take city bypass south, at first roundabout take A68 south and follow until reaching St Boswells.


    Transport within Scotland

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    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp, lift or stair lift
      • from the entrance to reception
      • to a public toilet
      • to the bar
      • to the lounge

    Restaurant / Breakfast / Dining Room

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to the restaurant/breakfast/dining-room
    • Restaurant / breakfast / dining room provide meals for guests with special dietary requirements


    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
    • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance
    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • flat, (i.e. without steps)

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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