Roxburghe sits on the on the Duke of Roxburghe's magnificant estate
at Kelso. The course is the only Championship standard golf course
in the Scottish Borders. The course was designed by ex-Ryder cup
player and one of Britain's leading golf architects, Dave Thomas.
course lies some 3 miles south of Kelso, and about a 40 minute drive
from Edinburgh airport. It features mature woodland, deep challenging
bunkers and generous greens.
View across the 15th fairway and green
Roxburghe is open to non-members on a pay and play basis, though
it is advisable to call first to book a tee time.
estate also features the 22 bedroomed Roxburghe Hotel, and there
are special package deals available for the golfing vistitor. Currently,
until the 31st January 1999, a two night hotel stay, with breakfast
and dinner, is UKP 160 per person, with a free round of golf included.