Bemersyde House & Grounds
Gardens by Field Marshal Earl Haig around an early medieval defensive tower with later additions.
Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 9DP
- Sleeps capacity
- Number of rooms
- Free parking
Bemersyde House and wing offer luxurious holiday accommodation in the Scottish Borders.
We can accommodate three separate households under one roof in a Covid-friendly way, giving each household their own kitchen and bathroom/s.
Sleeping in Bemersyde House
- Choose between an elegant 18th-century bedroom or 14th-century laird’s room
- Dining room seats 12 with views of the gardens and Eildon hills. Tables can be added for larger parties
- Kitchen (seats six) and larder are fully equipped, including Rangemaster gas cooker, electric cooker and Nespresso machine
- Adjoining first-floor drawing rooms
- Spacious ground-floor study with TV, Netflix and Freeview
- Playroom with table tennis, snooker table, games, TV and DVD player
- Open fires or log burners
- Excellent WiFi throughout the house
Bedrooms are on the ground, first and second floors.
- Seven double bedrooms, including vaulted double room with four-poster bed and log burner. Children’s dormitory (sleeps four)
- Five separate bathrooms, two with underfloor heating
- Large, airy room, ideal for yoga and pilates retreats
Sleeping in the East Wing
The east wing was built by James Zerubabel Haig, friend of Sir Walter Scott during the Scottish Enlightenment and has recently been refurbished.
- Two double bedrooms
- Modern kitchen
- Shower room
- Drawing room
- WiFi throughout
Further information for those staying at Bemersyde House
- Two dogs are allowed to stay in the house; additional kennel space can be arranged on the estate
- Guests can use vegetables and fruit from the walled gardens
- Honey available from Bemersyde beehives
- Superb independent food shops in St Boswells, Melrose and Lauder
- The supermarkets at Galashiels will deliver online orders
- Excellent pubs and restaurants in St Boswells, Ancrum, Melrose and Lauder
- Free trout-fishing in the evenings
- Casting lessons by arrangement
- The house can be fully or partially catered by arrangement