Secret Gem For Anglers In The Scottish Borders

Aug 9, 2012 | Where To Fish

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Behind the impressive stone facade of Barony Castle lies a Scottish Borders secret gem. Refresh your body and mind with some pure Scottish air, take a walk in idyllic gardens (25 acres). Enjoy a days fly fishing on the famous river Tweed. Relax with a sauna or a dip in the pool before enjoying a drink in the bar and sampling the local cuisine in their restaurant.

Barony has 78 en-suite bedrooms of various sizes offering free high speed internet access and Sky TV. Barony is a castle, therefore all bedrooms are unique. The hotels Blue Dug restaurant provides seasonal offerings using locally sourced food (where possible) to a Healthy Living Menu. Barony are Healthy Eating Award winners for their dedication to providing customers with healthier options.

The lounge bar offers a wide range of wine, beers and whisky with expert staff on hand to
advise on malts and blends available to suit your individual palate. Don’t miss a sporting event in their sports lounge, which boasts a flat TV screen, pool table, games machine, dart board. Barony has 4 meeting rooms and 5 syndicate rooms with main rooms offering natural daylight and a maximum capacity of 200 delegates. Free internet access throughout.

Leisure facilities at Barony consist of an indoor swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi and mini- gym, 5 a-side football pitch, croquet, low rope course and 25 acres of beautiful woodlands and gardens. Beauty treatments are subject to availability and must be pre-booked. The town of Peebles only 10 minutes away boasts a range of household shopping brands.

Salmon and trout fishing on the famous River Tweed is nearby and can be booked online with FishTweed. The hotel enjoys a fish cleaning station, including safe and secure storage for rods and fishing equipment.

Fisherman’s Offer:

One Night Bed & Breakfast for £50.00 per room per night
(Based on double occupancy and subject to availability. Available dates from September 2012 to March 2013. Pre-payment at time of booking and non-refundable.)

Location: situated off the A702 at Eddleston. Thirty minutes from Edinburgh. Ninety minutes from Newcastle. The hotel is a short drive of approx 10 minutes from some of the most impressive upper Tweed fishing beats.

Salmon season February to November. Trout season April to September. Anglers wishing to fish Upper Tweed beats, Barony Castle is the perfect compliment to your days fishing.

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