The Borders and the Southwest Hotels

Burts Hotel


  • Walking distance to restaurants and pubs
  • Good menu in restaurant


  • Some rooms are tiny
  • Bland room decor

Published 05/21/2015

Fodor's Review

This charming whitewashed building dating from the 18th century sits in the center of Melrose. Floral pastels fill the rooms and public areas. The bar is welcoming, with a cheerful open fire and a wide selection of fine malt whiskies; it's ideal for a quiet dram before or after a meal. The vast restaurant has high-back upholstered chairs and white-linen tablecloths. Lamb with applesauce and lentils or chicken breast with truffle foam are typical entrées on the prix-fixe menu. Fishing can be arranged.

Hotel Information


Market Sq., Melrose, The Scottish Borders, TD6 9PL, Scotland

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Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 20 rooms
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 05/21/2015

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