The House at Abbotsford
Eat at Abbotsford
in Ochiltrees, our stylish restaurant
Get married at Abbotsford
A truly romantic venue
Stay at Abbotsford
Luxury Accommodation in the Hope Scott Wing
Discover Abbotsford, the home of Sir Walter Scott; one of Scotland’s most fascinating places. Created almost 200 years ago on the banks of the River Tweed in the Scottish Borders, Abbotsford was the culmination of Scott’s creative ambitions as a writer and the fount of his inspiration.
Explore the historic house and discover a treasure trove of intriguing objects and unusual artefacts which inspired Scott’s greatest poems and novels. Learn about Scott’s life and achievements in our exhibition, browse the gift shop, dine in style in our restaurant or simply relax and unwind as you wander through the beautiful formal gardens and tranquil woodlands – a day out at Abbotsford has something for everyone.
Abbotsford’s gardens have a blooming future with appointment of Gardens
Joanna Swiers is one of the gardeners here and she