South of Scotland Budget Hotels Guide

recommended two star, and other budget hotels in Southern Scotland


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close to the town centre and 10 minutes on foot to the beach, this small, private hotel is ideally placed, it offers homely rooms and evening meals

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in a pleasant Borders town setting, this relaxed hotel, featuring a cosy restaurant and bar, makes an ideal base from which to explore

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situated in the heart of Ayr, this comfortable hotel makes an ideal base from which to explore the Ayrshire Coast and "Rabbie Burns" country

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a family-run hotel offering simple style rooms, some with four-poster bed and sea views, plus a restaurant serving a varied menu of local produce

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in the heart of the majestic Tweed Valley this friendly restaurant, serving both Chinese and Scottish cuisine, offers light and airy, value rooms

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well located for exploring the town and the surrounding historic attractions, a traditional accommodation offering comfortable rooms

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situated in a secluded spot amidst 7 acres of mature gardens and woods, the location is ideal to explore the nearby scenic countryside and coast

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a handsome Victorian villa set back off of the A780, it provides a handy location for accessing the town centre on foot and a relaxed atmosphere

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with many of the rooms at this shoreline hotel enjoying wonderful views of the sea and wildlife, it is no wonder they do not have TVs in them!

The Blackhorse Hotel

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features bright, updated interiors but character period details have been retained, the comfortable rooms have a smart, classical feel to them

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a former coaching inn dating from the 19th century, now offering comfy accommodation and a café bistro serving locally sourced food

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a 15th century manor set in extensive grounds, there are roaring log fires in original stone fireplaces and decorative stained glass windows

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overlooking the glorious Urr Water estuary, this cosy village hotel offers traditional Scottish hospitality, making an ideal base for beach or touring

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lying on the midpoint of the Southern Upland Way, this charming former coaching inn makes a great place from which to explore the region

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this hotel provides traditionally decorated rooms and includes a relaxed bar serving hearty meals and it is ideal as an Irish ferry stopover

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simple, no frills accommodation 5 minutes drive from the town centre, some rooms have a kitchenette with fridge , toaster and microwave

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with a cosy, lounge bar, this beautifully presented guest house sits in a quiet part of town, within easy reach of the beach and bustling centre

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a Christian retreat open to everyone, in 8 acres of lawns and woodland on the Isle of Cumbrae, rooms are simple in style but comfortable

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featuring a sun-trap beer garden, this town-centre pub offers pleasant, light and airy rooms with all the town's amenities within a short walk

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located within the service area at junction 16 of the A74(M) it makes an ideal en-route stopover on journeys north or southbound

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