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Smailholm Tower, Kelso
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TripAdvisor
  • A must visit attraction if your in the Scottish boarders. Can be seen for miles while driving towards, and when you arrive it's breath taking. Views from the tower are out of this world. Can be a litt...  more »
  • This is a good example of a tower house dating from the 15th Century. Well presented history and knowledgable friendly staff providing detailed information. Fantastic views from the top. Well worth th...  more »
  • 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...  more »
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  • 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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  • Without more, if you are in the area is nice but not worth making a trip only to see it
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