Mercure Peebles Barony Castle Hotel Review | Spectacular Views

There’s a rich history attached to some of the more imposing architecture in the Scottish Borders; most of it’s even true! The ethereal Melrose Abbey was rumoured to have had Robert the Bruce’s heart buried there, it still has its own resident vampire and, of course, it provided the name and inspiration for Melrose Place (Heather Locklear – a suspiciously Scottish name if ever there was one).