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The Wheatsheaf

The Scottish Borders

Ideally situated on the A6112, in the conservation village of Swinton, just south of Duns and the Lammermuirs, the Wheatsheaf is within easy reach of both the Tweed and the Till.

The Wheatsheaf offers a warm Borders welcome with cosy and comfortable bedrooms and Fisherman’s bar with French chef, Didier Nemesien providing excellent food using great local produce. Gun cabinets, rod room and picnic hampers available.

We have a choice of quality accommodation available for our guests at The Wheatsheaf at Swinton. You can choose from any of our quality hotel bedrooms.

Well-behaved dogs are welcome.

Our Bedrooms

All 10 bedrooms offer superior Scottish Borders accommodation with en-suite facilities and comfort for guests to relax in.

Free WiFi for business grade broadband available in all bedrooms and lounges.

All rooms are en-suite and include phone, television (digital channels), ironing board and iron, hospitality tray with a selection of teas, coffee, hot chocolate, local Scottish Borders shortbread and bottled Scottish spring water. Molton Brown toiletries are provided for your convenience, and luxurious deep pile large bath towels.

Our Cottage
We have a cottage located in Swinton, within 25 metres walking distance of the main building. Cottage comes complete with luxury towels, complimentary beverages tray, iron and ironing board.

Scottish Hotel Awards 2014
- Restaurant of the Year – Scottish Borders
- Small Country Hotel of the Year – Scottish Borders
The Good Hotel Guide; Michelin Guide; The Good Food Guide; Hardens Restaurant Guide

There are a wide range of activities, attractions and events in the Scottish Borders. The Wheatsheaf Hotel is located in the heart of eastern Borders near Berwick-upon-Tweed, Coldstream, Duns, Eyemouth and Kelso. Please follow the links below for more information.


Clifftop Discovery Wildlife Tours
Cycling in the Borders
Fishing on the Tweed
Hirsel Golf Club
Kelso Races
Paxton House

Country Houses, Estates & Castles

Abbotsford, Home of Sir Walter Scott
Alnwick Castle
Alnwick Garden
Duns Castle
Floors Castle
Ford and Etal Estates
The Hirsel Country Park
Mellerstain House
Manderston House
Paxton House
Thirlestane Castle
Traquair House

Attractions Further Afield

Chain Bridge Honey Farm
National Museums Scotland
Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh and Dawyck
Scottish Seabird Centre
Scottish Mining Museum
Teviot Water Gardens & Smokery
Wild Cattle at Chillingham


Edinburgh Crystal
Edinburgh Tattoo
Edinburgh Festivals


Lochcarron of Scotland


Glenkinchie Distillery
The Scotch Whisky Experience

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Contact Information
Contact Name Michael Lawrence
Address The Wheatsheaf,
Main Street
TD11 3JJ
Telephone Click to see Number01890 860 257
Nearest Airport Edinburgh or Newcastle
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