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Cringletie

  • 4.6

  • from 237 Google reviews

Cringletie
Cringletie

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About the garden

If you thought those panoramic views of the Scottish Borders were looking mighty fine from Cringletie House, wait until you’re up in the clouds and peering at the landscape through the window of a helicopter. That’s right, this traditional country house comes with its own helipad – ideal for special occasions or anyone feeling particularly flush.

Prefer to stay on terra firma? There’s plenty of entertainment to be found on ground level. Visitors not distracted by the boules pitch and outdoor chess board are presented with 28 acres of roaming space, from vibrant floral displays and mature fruit trees to the historical nature trail which passes through a majestic woodland circling the estate. The listed Walled Garden dates back to 1666 and the voluminous yew hedges are said to be amongst the oldest in Scotland. Beyond the sweeping manicured lawns is a gentle river, cascading waterfall and weather-worn sculptures.

Complete your trip with afternoon tea on the lawn or book a table at one of the swanky restaurants and bars. Visitors after a more leisurely stay are welcome to book a tastefully decorated suite.

Opening times

The gardens are open to explore when staying at the Hotel or visiting for an afternoon tea or the Bar/Restaurant. Please check our website for availability

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Cafe or restaurant

No cafe or restaurant on site

Shops

None

EH45 8PL

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Google reviews

  • 4.6

  • from 237 Google reviews

Kasia M

3 weeks ago

3

We went to Cringletie for the high tea on a Friday afternoon. We were a large group and were able to sit at one table. The start to the tea was good, we all got our selections. The food was brought promptly. The rest of the dining room was empty, not even one guest was around. After we got our food the staff disappeared and were nowhere to be found. We needed water glasses topped up, more tea, more how water but no staff came to check on us. What was everyone doing? There were no other guests at the property. The food was delicious but the service needs much to be desired. The grounds are amazing and beautifully kept.

Monica Aoi

a week ago

5

Gorgeous place, lovely afternoon tea. Will be coming back soon xx

Brian Carney

in the last week

5

Staff and food is outstanding, bed was extremely comfortable and the estate is beautiful

John Connor

6 months ago

5

Exceptional. Fantastic hotel, fantastic grounds. Outstanding quality.

Dianne Smith

a year ago

5

Staff excellent. Lunch menu superb

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01721 725750

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