Get out, get active, and explore the beautiful Scottish countryside around The Tontine.

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Stretch your legs

Get out and explore views that roll across the surrounding expanse of green fields and hills that the River Tweed seamlessly cuts through. With routes available for all abilities, Peebles is the location for a Scottish, walking break.

You could try the John Buchan way that stretched 13 miles from Peebles to Broughton, it mainly follows established hill tracks so it's a great route for beginners. Finish off your walk by immersing yourself in the history of Peebles with a trip to the John Buchan Centre. If you're a history lover try the Peebles Town trail to learn about our town's rich heritage, it's the perfect town walk.

For forest walking, you have plenty of options from long strolls to more intensive hikes. Glentress provides some of the best routes in the country. Looking for a route that's dog or buggy friendly? No problem. Ask our team about these routes so everyone has a chance to appreciate the beautiful Scottish, countryside that surrounds us. Make a day of it and explore the forest with a walk through Tweed Valley Forest Park. Wherever you go, don't forget your camera!

Explore Scotland

The Scottish Borders provide a gateway for motorbikers on a tour to explore Scotland. Why not stop off at The Tontine Hotel for a couple days, explore the area, before continuing up the country?




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