• The Lauderdale Hotel
    The Lauderdale Hotel

    A warm and friendly welcome to the Lauderdale, A family owned and operated hotel that is an ideal base to explore the Scottish Borders and Edinburgh City.

  • A Colourful History
    A Colourful History

    Thirlestane Castle, Abbotsford House, home of Sir Walter Scott and the Borders Abbeys are all nearby as well as many other places of interest.

  • Freedom of the Fairways
    Freedom of the Fairways

    With 21 courses to choose from the Scottish Borders Freedom of the Fairways pass is a great value way to experience the best golf the Borders has to offer, with 3 and 5 day passes available.

  • Fieldsports Heaven
    Fieldsports Heaven

    The Lauderdale Hotel is surrounded by some of the best game shooting and stalking anywhere in Scotland.

  • Fishing Breaks
    Fishing Breaks

    The Lauderdale Hotel is ideally located for experienced and novice fishermen alike and the waters of the Tweed are only a short drive away.

  • Explore on Two Wheels
    Explore on Two Wheels

    With miles of quiet country road and stunning scenery the Scottish Borders is a haven for cyclists, We are also 30 minutes from the world class Glentress & 7stanes Mountain Biking runs and Go Ape adventure centre.

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Welcome to the Lauderdale Hotel, situated in the beautiful Scottish Borders town of Lauder and only 25 miles south of Edinburgh on the A68. The Lauderdale is a family owned and operated hotel with ten en-suite guest rooms, Restaurant, Lounge Bar, Function and Meeting facilities.

Our restaurant serves quality fresh food from locally sourced and seasonal produce, and we are open to non residents for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner until 9pm each evening. Breakfast, Tea and Coffee and home baking are available from 8am each morning.

The Lauderdale Hotel's location gives its guests access to one of the most scenic regions of the UK with an activity to suit everyone on offer close by. The Royal and Ancient Burgh of Lauder is steeped in history and retains its character whilst managing to play host to a vibrant modern day lifestyle with a range of restaurants, bars and cafes. The local festival week of 'Common Riding' providing a highlight to the year on the first Saturday of every August.

The Lauderdale provides an excellent base for world class fishing on the Tweed, some of the best shooting available and is a popular Mountain biking region with the 7stanes centre less than 30mins away . The area is also a walkers dream, situated on the Southern Upland Way and walkers are always welcome to rest their weary legs in front of a log fire in the hotel bar.

A lovely stay with great food and superb coffees, the open fire was superb after a cold day walking on the Southern Upland Way.
Thank you for making our anniversary party such a success, it was lovely to be back where we got married. The Lamb was cooked to perfection!

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