Fauhope Country House is located in the heart of the Scottish Borders in a secluded location - one that has inspired writers, artists, poets and musicians. The house has been been lovingly renovated and now provides an elegant and inviting place to enjoy. Your hosts are happy to advise on local facilities, restaurants etc. Full Scottish Breakfast is served. Take time to stroll in the beautiful gardens. An ideal base for exploring the area.
What are the rooms and facilities on offer at Fauhope Country House?
The guest rooms are spacious and have en-suite facilities. All have been individually furnished with comfort and luxury in mind including deeply coloured walls, antiques and individual works of art, pale tartan blankets, soft velvets and linens and a welcoming bottle of sherry in each room; bathrooms are modern and pristine with a mixture of roll top baths and showers. The first floor rooms all have a great view of the garden and the surrounding countryside. For those looking for a little more privacy and extra space, the Ground Floor Garden Suite has a king-size bed, a comfortable seating area and a dressing room, making it the perfect place to relax and unwind. The room also has a kitchenette with a mini-fridge, from here you have access to a private garden with a pond and sun loungers, great for a cool glass of wine in the Summer.
What can guests enjoy when staying in the Melrose area?
At any time of the year, the Scottish Borders are here to be explored. They offer everything from abbeys to art studios, hiking and cycling to parks and gardens, golf courses to river fishing and a vast array of beautiful food spots. If you're after high energy or something much more sedate, there is something for everyone. The Fauhope House is a fifty minute or one-hour drive from Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. The city has everything for everyone, including historical sights, architecture, shopping, theatre, sports and great food and drinks, all year round.
Where can guests enjoy food and drink?
Scotland produces some of the world's finest foods from seafood and pork to lamb, beef and venison. Local fruit, vegetables and artisanal food and drink producers make this a perfect place to eat.
Guests of Fauhope have exclusive access to a nearby private 9 Hole championship designed golf course with golf buggies. The golf course is located near the foot of the impressive Eildon Hills, a 5-minute drive from Fauhope. Access to this unique facility is subject to weather conditions and availability. If you are interested in a round or two, please ask when booking.