Experience Sweet Bowhill

Walks, Adventure Playground, Tearoom, Gift Shop and more…

Bowhill Group Tours

Groups are welcome year round. Learn more…

A magical day out for the whole family…

Deep in the heart of the Scottish Borders, beside winding glens and heathery hills, an
bowhill leaflet home page image 2016enchanting country estate awaits you. And at its centre is a magnificent country home reflected in a loch with rooftops framed by rich forestry.

Welcome to Bowhill.

This majestic House and its Estate have been the centre of life in this rural oasis for more than 200 years. Bowhill enjoys a regal seat in the heart of the ancient royal hunting forest of Ettrick and is blessed with an abundance of glorious scenery. For outdoor activities, family days out, House tours full of history and art, weddings, private events and field sports, you’ll find this is a truly magical place.

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What's On at Bowhill

Architecture/Landscape Walk

24th Aug 2016
As part of the Year of Architecture, Innovation and Design, join one of our experienced guides for a short walk looking at the distinctive ...

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Little voyagers explore the animal kingdom

August 18, 2016
Youngsters turned into eco investigators as they got up close and personal with a host of creepy cra...
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Celebrate the seasons at Bowhill

July 6, 2016
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