• Our family really enjoyed our time at Aikwood Tower. It is a very beautiful place. Thank you for this magical experience that our family will never forget.

    Damon Cooley, Texas
  • A stay at Aikwood was a birthday treat, and has to be one of the best i have ever had. Wonderful place. We will be back!

    The Bothwell Family, Aberdeen, February 2015
  • Have had a wonderful couple of days celebrating our silver wedding anniversary with friends in this wonderful building. The Tower is perfect for an event like this. Caterers were fantastic and the food excellent.

    Peter & Alison Hogan, Musselburgh
  • We had the best wedding day ever! Thank you to everyone at Aikwood, you really made our stay & big day the best we could have dreamed of. Aikwood Tower is a fabulous & beautiful place to stay & will forever hold a special place in both of our hearts.

    Katie & Stephen, November 2016
  • The perfect place for a very different family holiday. From ages 13 to 75 we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

    The Estabrooks Family, July 2015, North Carolina
  • Aikwood is a triumph of imagination, creation and recreation.

    Baroness Linklater, Scotland
  • It's safe to say Aikwood Tower is no ordinary holiday rental...all rooms are individual and charming...incredibly comfortable Swedish DUX beds...

    Red Magazine
  • The most magical place, the ambience, decor, attention to detail just perfect. Nothing was missing, everything you could possibly want was there. We WILL be back!

    The Grant Family, August 2015, Austria
  • A fabulous Christmas in the most special of buildings. We have enjoyed making some very precious family memories.

    The Woods Family, Christmas 2014
  • Our wedding day could not have been more amazing. It was an absolute joy to be married in such a beautiful place surrounded by our family.

    Lindsey & Colin December 2016
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Laughter is brightest, where food is best

As you would expect from the ‘Larder of Britain’, the Scottish Borders is blessed with outstanding produce.

Whether you are looking for a solely self-catered holiday, want to explore the surrounding pubs and restaurants or are planning to treat yourself with a sumptuous dinner catered by an outstanding local chef, then we will happily provide recommendations. We work with a select number of external caterers who are available to make the finest, seasonal meals on your behalf while you and your guests relax by the fire after a day out and about exploring the Scottish Borders.

You'll find the nearby shops brimming with high quality and organic local produce to whet your appetite - Buccleuch Estates beef, Linda Dick's Hamildean Farm poultry, Oakwood Mill eggs, fresh Eyemouth seafood, Ettrick Valley Smoked Salmon. Supermarkets will also deliver groceries during your stay at Aikwood Tower.