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Smailholm Tower, Kelso

Categories: Castles, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.2/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web
Smailholm Tower is located in Kelso. To visit Smailholm Tower on your trip to Kelso, use our Kelso holiday planner.
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  • saw this on tripadvisor and thought we would take a look. This tower is through farmland but worth the drive. unfortunately the tower was closed when we arrived but was still worth visiting. it is set...  read more »
  • Getting to this castle is as much of an experience as the actual castle. First there's the drive through the farm, then the car park is at the bottom of the hill. There are two paths up to the castle ...  read more »
  • Visited as a result of previous reviews and was not disappointed. You can see the tower from the road which makes you want to visit. The road leading up to the tower is well sign posted and there is a...  read more »
  • By the time we made it to Smailholm Tower, it was already closed, but we did get to walk around the 16th century exterior and see the nearby scenery. It's an interesting tower, and worth visiting if you happen to be in the area (e.g., as part of a visit to the nearby Border Abbeys, such as Melrose or Kelso).
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