Floors Castle Blog

The latest from Floors Castle

To read more of our news articles click on the title to visit our Blog, we would love to hear from you!

Gillon Bloodstock @ Floors Castle

We are delighted to welcome Gillon Bloodstock to Roxburghe Estates.

Gillon Bloodstock @ Floors Castle is now fully operational and are looking to take on boarding mares, weanlings and spellers.

Snowdrop weekend at Floors Castle


After consultation with Scottish Borders Council, and close reading of Government advice regarding Covid-19 compliance, we regret to announce that opening the grounds for Snowdrop Weekend on the 13th and 14th February will not be permitted. We hope to be able to welcome you all to Floors Castle and Gardens again before too long, and are sorry for any disappointment this may cause.

Happy New Year

We would like to wish all our valued customers near and far a Happy New Year – your loyalty and support over the past twelve months has been hugely appreciated.

Due to the latest announcement by the Scottish Government, Floors Castle, The Terrace Café, Walled Gardens and Apple Shed giftshop & deli will closed until further notice. However, please do keep an eye on our website for further updates.

Christmas Shopping Event

We are starting to feel festive here at Floors, and in line with all the other sales happening at this time of year, we are delighted to be be running our own special ‘FLOORS CHRISTMAS SHOPPING EVENT’ this Friday 27th, Saturday, 28th and Sunday 29th November!

Order your luxury ‘Christmas Food to Go’ today!

Orders are now being taken for our popular Christmas Food to Go range.

Designed by the family's personal chef, along with the Duchess of Roxburghe herself, our exclusive Christmas Food to Go menu offers the finest selection of seasonal dishes, which are homemade in the Floors Castle kitchen and cannot be found elsewhere.

NEW for 2021! Seasonal Grounds Pass

In these unusual times that we are living in, the great outdoors has never played such an important role. We have therefore created a new Seasonal Grounds Pass for our local community.

Surprise a friend or family member with something nice to look forward to in 2021, or simply treat yourself, (not forgetting dogs too of course, they are also very welcome!)

FREE entry to the Walled Garden & play park – From 17th October

During these months of the year with a Corona cloud overhead, bringing many restrictions including being unable to socialise indoors, from 17th of October the Castle Gardens team are delighted to announce they are suspending entry charges until the end of the year and invite you to enjoy the Walled, Millennium Gardens and Children’s Play Area for FREE until the end of December 2020.

Now open! ‘The Apple Shed’ Gift Shop

This autumn, we are delighted to announce the opening of 'The Apple Shed' here at Floors Castle - A brand new, pop up shop, located beside the picturesque Walled Garden - fully stocked with an inspiring range of giftware and local produce.

Traditionally used as a premise for storing the autumn fruit harvested on the Estate, this Victorian stone built rustic store house has been lovingly reinvigorated by our team to create an inspiring covered space for showcasing the very best of our Floors Castle produce and giftware.

Halloween Pumpkin Trail

The grounds of Floors Castle will be opening for a special spooky event this October.

Dress in your spookiest outfit and Join us for a fun family Halloween trail through the enchanting Castle grounds.

Keeping you safe during your visit

The safety of our visitors and colleagues is a priority, therefore we have put a number of measures in place to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable visit.

From the 1st October onwards the walled gardens, and Terrace Café (with a new autumn menu) will remain open 7 days per week.

1 2 3 4 9

Scotland’s Largest Inhabited Castle