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The House
The House

The House at Abbotsford

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in Ochiltrees, our stylish restaurant

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A truly romantic venue

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Hope Scott Wing Book now for Christmas
Hope Scott Wing Book now for Christmas

Stay at Abbotsford

Luxury Accommodation in the Hope Scott Wing

Hope Scott Wing Book now for Christmas

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 , 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.


Sweet scented roses now blooming in the magical gardens of Abbotsford.


Summer is upon us so come along and enjoy the beauty

of Sir Walter Scott’s “Romance of stone and mortar”

What's On

Shakespeare's Macbeth in the Morris Garden

  • Concessions (£10.00)
  • General Admission (£12.50)

July 9, 2016

The Three Inch Fools return to Abbotsford to present their unique take on

Fèis Rois Ceilidh Trail at Abbotsford

  • Friends (£9.00)
  • General Admission (£10.00)

July 19, 2016

Abbotsford is happy to welcome one of Scotland's leading traditional music organisations

The Abbotsford Arrow

Free Event

August 15, 2016

The Abbotsford Arrow is back again with a unique and popular range of fun

Latest News

Abbotsford wins prestigious travel trade award

Abbotsford wins Prestigious Travel Trade Award

Abbotsford, the home of Sir Walter Scott has won an

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Arriving April 2nd 2016

Rave Reviewer Now at Abbotsford

  Frankenstein Reviewed as part of Abbotsford’s latest exciting exhibition: Rave

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