2021 - Edinburgh Christmas Market
4 daysIndulge on all things Christmas as you shop, sip on spiced mulled wine and get your Christmas shopping off to a fun and festive start! Just imagine: fairy lights twinkling in the trees; bustling markets selling all kinds of festive goodies; and warm drinks and delicacies from across Europe.
PRICE FROM ? £339 per person
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Your ItineraryDay 1- From your chosen joining point your feeder vehicle will take you to the designated interchange point where your holiday begins. After joining your holiday coach, travel north with suitable stops for lunch and refreshments. Arrive in Peebles early evening for your 3 night stay with breakfast & dinner included.
Days 2 & 3 - At leisure in Peebles with two included excursions
Peebles & Melrose
All aboard for a short drive to Melrose, best known for its Abbey, which lies on the north east side of the centre of the town. Forming part of this is the excellent Commendator's House Museum, which lays claim to having the largest collection of medieval artefacts on display anywhere in Scotland. No admissions included. Early afternoon head for free time in Peebles. Pretty town less than a mile away from the hotel, with its picturesque main street set on a ridge between the River Tweed and the Eddleston Water, Peebles is one of the most handsome of the Border towns.
Edinburgh Christmas Market
Fall under the Yuletide spell at Edinburgh's Christmas Market. Just imagine: fairy lights twinkling in the trees; bustling markets selling all kinds of festive goodies; and warm drinks and delicacies from across Europe. Enjoy panoramic views of the capital from the top of the Big Wheel, or brave a twirl on the 60-metre-high Star Flyer.
Day 4 - Breakfast and depart heading south with ample comfort stops on the way to interchange. Back to top
AccommodationBarony Castle Hotel, Peebles - 3 Star
Set in 25 acres of mature grounds, the Barony Castle Hotel is an impressive castle with a stylish award winning restaurant and modern leisure centre. On the edge of the Scottish Borders, the castle is surrounded by Peeblesshire countryside.
The elegant rooms at the Barony Castle Hotel have a private bathroom and a work desk. All rooms have a satellite TV and tea/coffee facilities. The beautiful grounds at Barony Castle feature The Great Polish Map of Scotland, an outdoor concrete scale model of Scotland. Guests can relax in the sauna and whirlpool integrated in the 10 yards indoor swimming pool, work out in the fitness centre or enjoy a treatment in one of the two spa treatment rooms. (Treatments must be booked in advance and directly with the hotel leisure centre.) All single rooms are double for sole use. Back to top