Monthly Archives: July 2015

Full Steam Ahead

Full Steam Ahead

The golden age of travel is returning to the Scottish Borders for six weeks starting on the 10th September where a steam train will be running on the newly launched Borders Railway, direct from Edinburgh Waverley to Tweedbank. This is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy a truly memorable and historic journey through the beautiful countryside while reliving… Continue Reading

Tour of Britain comes to town

Tour of Britain comes to town

Stage 3 of British Cycling’s premier road cycling event arrives in the Scottish Borders on Tuesday 8th September 2015. With 120 world class professional cyclists, the calibre competing are from the top of the sport, and teams include the likes of Team Sky and BMC Racing, so spectators will not be disappointed. This is the fourth… Continue Reading

The Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven

The beautiful Scottish Borders town of Melrose has plenty to offer visitors to the area, and the arrival of the new Borders Railway on the 6th of September 2015 will make it easier for tourists to reach the area without a car. Hop on the train at Waverley Station in Edinburgh and just 55 minutes later, after a… Continue Reading

An Inspector Calls – In the Press

An Inspector Calls – In the Press

Burts and Townhouse Hotels were delighted to be featured recently in the Daily Mail’s article, “An Inspector Calls: Head for the Scottish Borders to find a welcoming pair of family-run hotels in Melrose”. Follow this link to see the article in full. Daily Mail Published: 14:10, 1 August 2015 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-3182210/An-Inspector-Calls-Head-Scottish-Borders-welcoming-pair-family-run-hotels-Melrose.html#ixzz3iVYkTucg Continue Reading

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