The Scottish Borders is the perfect destination to enjoy the great outdoors and Whitehouse is ideally placed for you to access its many varied attractions. From rolling hills and moorland to spectacular cliffs and beaches, historic towns and picturesque villages, tranquil rivers flowing through rolling farmland, this beautiful land with its tempestuous and romantic history offers something for everyone.

Take advantage of the many outdoor pursuits in the Borders: walking, fishing, golf, riding, cycling or mountain biking. For the spectator there’s rugby, horse racing and many special events.

Explore castles and great country houses, abbeys and historical sites. Browse museums and galleries, gardens and wildlife parks. Enjoy concerts, theatre and cinema. Or simply savour the unhurried life of the Borders, its restaurants and cafes, its textiles and crafts.

At Whitehouse we are always happy to advise on the many attractions, activities and amenities in the Borders and can offer specialist services such as secure storage, drying facilities, marked route maps.

From September 2015 the new Borders railway is operational. Trains travel to Edinburgh and cycle facilities are available at stations and on the trains. It is also possible to travel on this scenic route on a steam train. Please ask us for more information.