Floors Castle is first and foremost a family home. We are also a 4 star visitor attraction and we open our doors every year for you to see and experience this magnificent setting. We invite you to tour the Castle at your own speed. Guides are on hand throughout the Castle and guided tours can be arranged if pre-booked. We recommend one to two hours to tour the Castle.
Floors Castle, grounds and Courtyard Cafe are closed until Friday 18th April 2014.
Friday 18th April - Tuesday 30th September 2014 10.30am to 5.00pm (last admission 4.30pm)
Wednesday 1st October - Sunday 26th October 2014 10.30am to 3.30pm (last admission 3.00pm)
On Friday 16th May, the Castle will not open until 3pm.
Floors Castle will be closed on Friday 11th July.
Open all year round – free of charge
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A Family Ticket admits two adults and two children.
Under 5's go free.
Car parking and entry to the Walled Garden, containing the Plant Centre, Terrace Cafe and Playground, is free to visitors all year round. (Remember we offer shady spots in our car park it is therefore suitable to leave dogs in your car).
The Terrace Café and Plant Centre are open all year round. – Free of charge.
Tenancy: The tenancy will be a Short Assured Tenancy under the Housing (Scotland) Act 1988. The Lease may be renewed at the end of the prescribed term of let but applicants should be aware that possession of the property can be recovered by the proprietor at the expiry of the Lease if required.
Entry and Duration: Entry shall be at such date as may be agreed. The duration of the Lease shall be for an initial period of not less than six months.
Rent: The rent shall be payable monthly in advance by Standing Order on the 1st of each month with a proportionate amount payable on entry.
Repairs: The proprietor shall maintain the premises wind and water tight and keep in repair the structure and exterior of the house (including drains, gutters and external pipes), the installations in the house for the supply of water and electricity and for sanitation (including basins, sinks, baths and sanitary conveniences) and installations for space heating and water heating with the exception of any repairs occasioned by any act, omission or negligence of the tenant. Internal decoration shall be the tenant’s responsibility.
Painting: The proprietor shall carry out external painting.
Deposit: A deposit of two months rent will be payable on entry. This will be repaid to the tenant on termination of the lease, provided all obligations of the lease are fulfilled and the property left in a satisfactory condition.
References: The Estate will require the applicant, in the event of them finding a property that they wish to rent, to complete a Credit Check before granting them a tenancy.
Other Conditions: All the other customary Roxburghe Estates conditions of let shall apply and a copy of the pro forma Lease can be inspected at the Estate Office by bona fide intending applicants.
Viewing: Arrangements to view the property may be made by contacting Victoria Roddie, Roxburghe Estates Office, Kelso (Telephone 01573 223333)
Tenancy Application: Applications for the tenancy should be submitted on the accompanying form and delivered to Edward Johnson MRICS, Assistant Factor, at the address below.
Roxburghe Estates Office, Kelso, Roxburghshire TD5 7SF