With the relaxing of government regulations from 19 July, we are delighted to now be able to welcome up to eight guests from three households (children under 12s are not included).  If you are less than three households, but are still considering a stay at Abbotsford, please do contact us directly at stay@scottsabbotsford.com or call +44 (0)1896 752043    

Outside Space At The Hope Scott Wing

Relax in the privacy of the Hope Scott Wing’s courtyard and patio garden, follow in Scott’s footsteps along the woodland and riverside paths or enjoy exclusive afterhours access to Scott’s beautiful Regency Walled Gardens.

Courtyard and Patio Garden

Enjoy the privacy of Hope Scott Wing's courtyard and patio, perfect for BBQ's and outside dining. Or why not hire one of our hot tubs for a truly relaxing evening.

Woodland and Riverside Paths

Stroll around the Abbotsford estate with our way-marked paths through Scott’s woodlands or along the banks of the River Tweed. You may even be lucky enough to encounter some of our shyer residents including otters in the river and red squirrels in the woodland.

Regency Gardens

Stroll through Abbotsford's vibrant Regency Walled Gardens designed by Sir Walter Scott. The gardens can be accessed through the Hope Scott Wing's Drawing Room, allowing private use afterhours and in the closed season. 


With seven luxury ensuite bedrooms, and an adjoining additional eighth bedroom, the Hope Scott Wing is the perfect accommodation for up to 16 guests. ...

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Public Rooms

From celebrating in the Dining Room to unwinding in Lockhart's Library, the Hope Scott Wing provides plenty of spaces for large groups to socialise an...

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The Hope Scott Wing is set over three floors, the basement level, ground level and first level. Take a look at the floorplans below to view the layout...

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Dog Friendly

Your four-legged friends are always welcome at the Hope Scott Wing.  Sir Walter Scott loved dogs, particularly his beloved Maida, who was often ...

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From the Guestbook

All our guests enjoyed the most beautiful accommodation ever, in the most romantic setting ever. We all had the 'time of our lives'. The helpful willingness of manager Carole was more than exemplary ...Better does not exist!