The Mercure Barony Castle Hotel by Peebles is set in 25 idyllic acres of gardens and mature woodland. The Barony Castle offers magnificent views over the surrounding countryside and is the perfect base to launch your quest for fun in the local area. This Castle Hotel is located just 35 minutes (17 miles) south of Edinburgh on the edge of the Scottish Borders.
Refresh your body and mind with some pure Scottish air and a walk in the gardens; relax with a sauna or a dip in the pool before enjoying a drink in the bar and sampling a local dish in the Blue Dug Restaurant.
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The Mercure Barony Castle Hotel by Peebles offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.
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Unless specified otherwise, prices are quoted per adult per night.
Childrens reductions are available, for more details see our terms and conditions.
Single Room Supplement £16.00
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The Mecure Barony Castle Hotel offers 78 en suite bedrooms. Each bedroom has free high-speed Internet access, TV with Sky Channels, DDI Telephones, tea and coffee tray.
The hotel has a lift to most rooms and 2 purpose designed rooms for wheelchair users.
Feature Four Poster rooms - £30 per room per night
Suites - £60 per room per night
Family Rooms - Are no longer bookable online, please call Classic Britain to check rates and availability for Family Rooms 01357 529 129
The Mercure Barony Castle hotels leisure facilities are the perfect way to relax after a busy day visiting the area. The facilities include an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna & spa bath.
For the more energetic the hotel offers a multi gym, 5-a-side football pitch, croquet, rope course and fishing.
Notice (31/01/13) - The pool will be closed from Sunday 17th February, noon onwards to Saturday 9th March.
The Mercure Barony Castle Hotels Blue Dug Restaurant, team of chefs uses local produce where available to create a delicious selection of dishes.
Breakfast: Mon-Sat 7.30am to 9.30am (Sun 8am to 11am)
Dinner: 7:30pm to 9:30pm
The hotel also offers a tasty Bar menu and internet cafe with free flowing cappuccinos, lattes and green tea stations.
Bar open: 12noon to 12am (Meals served from 12noon to 10pm)
Sample Restaurant Menu
Winter Soup with Rustic Breads
Deconstructed whole Atlantic Prawn Cocktail with Salad Leaves and Marie Rose Sauce
Cullen Skin - A Traditional Smoked Fish & Cream Soup
Homemade Chicken Liver Pate, Melba Toast and a Red Onion Chutney
Warm Breast of Wood Pidgeon with a Dressed Beetroot & Fennel Salad
Filo Baked Brie, Chilli, Tomato & Cranberry Compote
Chef's Roast of the Day - Our friendly team will advise you of today's offering
Seared Breast of Chicken filled with Borders Haggis & a Drambuie Cream
Port Tenderloin with a rich Port Wine Jus & Sage Mash
Steamed Scottish Salmon with Ginger & Lime
Wild Mushroom Ravioli with Butterbeans Garlic & Tomato
FROM THE GRILL
10oz Locally Reared Scottish Borders Sirloin Steak with a choice of Diane or Peppercorn sauce served with Fries (£7.00 Supp)
7oz Rib Eye Steak, Field Mushrooms Tomato, Onion Rings and Fries (£2.00 Supp)
8oz Barony Burger - Homemade Scotch Beef Burger, topped with Bacon, Emmental Cheese and Relish served with Fries
Grilled Goats Cheese Sweet Potato Mash & Yellow Pepper Coulis with a Parmisian Basket
Cointreau & Blackberry Swirl Cheesecake
Chef's Sundae Delight in a Chocolate Bowl
Marmalade Bread & Butter Pudding with a Vanilla Custard
Amoretti & Lemon Curd Parfait
Slate of Cheese & Oatcakes
Selection of Borders Ice-Cream
Main Course Dishes are served with Potatoes and Seasonal Vegetables
2 Course Meal - £20.00
3 Course Meal - £24.00
Sample Bar Menu
Summer Soup with Crusty Bread £3.95
Smoked Salmon Platter, Capers, Egg white, Lemon & Buttered Brown bread £7.50
Stovies & Scottish Oat Cakes , Scottish dish with Potato, Sausage, Onion & Gravy £5.95
Gammon & Fried Egg Served with Chips £7.95
Fish Supper With Chips, Mushy Peas & Tartar Sauce £8.50
Homemade Aberdeen Angus Beef Burger Char grilled with Cheese & chunky Chips £8.95
Caesar Salad (v) £6.95 Or with Chicken £8.50
Haggis, Neeps & Tatties £7.50
Homemade Chicken Chilli Burger and Chips £8.95
Vegetarian Dish of the Day £7.50
Ploughman’s & Sandwiches
Ham & Pork Pie Ploughman’s £6.95
Cheddar Cheese & Apple Ploughman’s £5.95
Roast Beef, Horseradish & Watercress Sandwich £5.60
Honey Roast Ham & Tomato Sandwich £5.50
Scottish Cheddar & Pickle Sandwich £5.00
All £3.00 each, per portion
Knickerbocker Glory £4.50
Dessert of the Day £4.50
Fruit Salad £2.95
The Cheese Slate, selection of Cheese, Oatcakes & Chutney £6.00
- Horse Riding (Arrangeable)
- Quad Biking (Arrangeable)
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Directions to Mercure Barony Castle Hotel in Eddleston by Peebles
From the North, depart A720 Edinburgh City bypass at the Lothianburn junction and follow signs to Peebles on the A703. On reaching Eddleston Village take 1st right at the Horseshoe Inn (signposted Lyne via Meldons). Follow this road for approximately 200 metres. The entrance to Mercure Barony Castle is on your right.
From the South West, follow the M74 and exit at Moffat and follow the A701 to Edinburgh. Take the first junction you see (40 miles) signposted for Peebles and follow this road until reaching Peebles. As above from Peebles.
From the South East, Follow the A1 north to Newcastle Then follow the A696 signposted for Newcastle Airport. Turn onto A68 signposted for Jedburgh. From Jedburgh follow A68 to Galashiels then A72 to Peebles. please see directions above.
By Train: The nearest main line station is Edinburgh Waverley. Taxi to Eddleston is a 45 minute journey.
Feature Four Poster rooms and executive suites are available. Please contact Classic prior to making you’re booking as they only have two and a supplement is payable.
Hotel may charge extra for paying with a Credit Card. Please keep this in mind when settling the bill with the hotel.