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Floors Castle

| Roxburghe Estates, Kelso TD5 7SF, Scotland
+44 1573 223333
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worth a visit

I have heard mixed reviews about Floors, but I feel it is well worth the visit. We took this audio... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2015
Glasgow, United Kingdom
via mobile
Amazing walled gardens & activities for the kids

The walled gardens looked absolutely outstanding and are among the best I have ever visited. There... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2015
ian b
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  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“walled garden” (68 reviews)
“terrace cafe” (35 reviews)
“family home” (30 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
| Roxburghe Estates, Kelso TD5 7SF, Scotland
+44 1573 223333

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Reviewed 16 August 2015

I have heard mixed reviews about Floors, but I feel it is well worth the visit. We took this audio tour, for a few extra pounds it's well worth it, it was very informative and easy to use. The castle is spectacular and the grounds...More

1  Thank kathymac10
Reviewed 13 August 2015

The walled gardens looked absolutely outstanding and are among the best I have ever visited. There seems to be a lot of people complaining about the prices for the tearooms but £2.20 for a delicious cappuccino served by a friendly waitress in superb surroundings seems...More

2  Thank ian b
Reviewed 13 August 2015

The ladies of our local WI have just had a lovely day at Floors .The weather was perfect for a visit to a grand house and gardens in a beautiful setting. The rooms opened to visitors were a lovely mix of family used and formal...More

2  Thank Diane R
Reviewed 12 August 2015

this castle with its grounds and walled garden has something to offer for every member of the family. the food in both cafes was very nice and the staff really friendly and helpful. the castle itself was interesting and the guides knew a lot to...More

1  Thank rine1812
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We called in here late afternoon whilst touring the area. What an amazing Castle with vast rolling grounds. Truly beautiful. The walled garden was beautifully planted with tall traditional thistle like plants. The sales offered 10 year guarantee on its plants and they appeared large...More

1  Thank KTJ60
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Had a nice lunch at Floors Castle Terrace Cafe. Good service - (thank you Kate!) with a nice relaxed atmosphere. Had toasties with tea. All lovely and reasonably priced. Love the spotty teapots and bought some of their delicious salmon fishcakes for our tea!

1  Thank Lindales45
Reviewed 9 August 2015

A lot to see, guide in each room who really are experts. More French antiques that in the whole of the Loire valley! Lovely estate that is clearly loved and well managed by the family. Immaculate toilet facilities. Very reasonable priced family ticket.

1  Thank maverick2000
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Really worth a visit this is a really large and very Grand House, beautifully kept wonderful interiors, nice restaurant although bit on the pricy side, good grounds to walk in the whole place felt vey homely and you could tell it was loved and lived...More

Thank Vernon S
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Although the house wasn't open when we visited the other day the gardens are worth a visit. The surrounding vistas are beautiful and a must for photographers. There are two cafes and one of which sells various jars of jam etc made on the estate....More

Thank Andrea2112
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We only visited the walled garden and the cafe. The garden was much better than expected, one of the best in Britain we think. On a par with Hidcote. The flower beds were superbly laid out and full of matched colours, with some very interesting...More

Thank ian22151
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Carol M
Hi, Is any of the castle and gardens accessible to wheelchairs, please?
27 October 2016|
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Response from Tracy R | Property representative |
Carol, Thanks for posting your question. Floors Castle is largely accessible and we welcome visitors with different access requirements, however, due to the historic nature of the Castle and it's grounds, disabled access is... More
debbie d
Are dogs welcome in the café?
30 April 2016|
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Response from Lou R | Property representative |
Yes, no problem with dogs on the Estate. There are some super walks to explore in the grounds, woodlands and riverside. All we ask is that they are kept on a lead. We have water bowls outside the cafes for them too. Hope... More
Jennifer F
Hi, I live locally (td5) and I have always picked up a pass to walk in floors grounds and go to the play park at the garden centre. Last year i accessed the park numerous times. I have found out, that this year, there is going to be a charge per adult of £6.50. Is this correct? Jx
12 March 2016|
Response from L R | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, Thank you for posting up. All change here at the Estate which involved the gardens and adventure playground closing for much needed maintenacne over the winter. The Duke and Duchess are spending over £200,000... More