Thurston Manor in Dunbar

Welcome to Thurston Manor in Dunbar, East Lothian offering a choice of 18 accommodations. On this page you can find information on Thurston Manor including Thurston Manor photo galleries, reviews, availability and booking information. If you like what you see, you can book your stay at Thurston Manor online securely. Thurston Manor is a great choice if you're looking for a holiday in Dunbar or East Lothian.

Enviably situated in the heart of the picturesque East Lothian countryside, in the grounds of a former Scottish country estate Thurston Manor offers the perfect base to explore this beautiful corner of Scotland. The park is located amongst 175 acres at the foot of the Lammermuir Hills and offers an idyllic setting for family holidays. Walk for miles along glorious sandy beaches or visit the quaint historic coastal towns of Dunbar, North Berwick, Eyemouth and Berwick-upon-Tweed, which are all within easy reach of the park, by car or bus. For those looking for a little more hustle and bustle, discover the delights of Edinburgh, under an hour’s drive away, ideal for couples and families looking to combine a relaxing country break with a big city day out. With a superb choice of accommodation, access to a first class leisure club with indoor heated pool and family entertainment, Thurston Manor provides the perfect choice for the whole family. Bike hire and surfing are available locally. Discounts are available for a selection of local activities and attractions. Indoor pool. Sauna, steam room and spa bath. Gym. Weekend entertainment†. Restaurant and takeaway. Lounge bar with Sky/BT Sports. Wi-Fi access (in lounge bar only). Café/bar. Pool table. Amusements. Outdoor play area. Fly fishing lake. Shop. Launderette. All facilities available for all dates. †Limited entertainment in low season, please check when booking.

A range of quality two and three bedroom caravans and lodges in a stunning countryside location.

  • TV with selected Freeview channels/DVD/CD
  • Kitchen including microwave
  • Bath and/or shower
  • Bed linen, duvets and towels
  • Beds made up for your arrival
  • Picnic bench
  • Gas and electricity included
  • Double glazed and centrally heated
  • Travel cots and highchairs £12pw each
  • Group bookings may be subject to restrictions
  • Pets £49 per week or £39 per short break each (max 2) (in specific accommodation only)
  • All non smoking accommodation

All guests to Thurston Manor have access to the following facilities and amenities:

  • Hot Tub / Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Gym / Fitness Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Kid's Play Area
  • Family Entertainment
  • Café / Takeaway
  • Shop / Supermarket
  • Launderette
  • Fishing
  • Offers 2 Night Breaks
  • Non Smoking

Accommodation at Thurston Manor

Deluxe MS Lodge 3 (Lodge)

Typical Deluxe MS Lodge 3

Spacious lodge with one double with ensuite shower and two twin. Shower. Open plan lounge/kitchen/dining area. Decking area with patio furniture. Please note this lodge is situated within walking distance of main facilities.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms

Platinum Caravan 2 (Caravan)

Platinum Caravan 2 | Thurston Manor, Dunbar, East Lothian

Contemporary caravan with one double with TV and one twin. Shower. Decking. Early 3. 00pm check in. No pets.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms

Superior Caravan 2 (Pet) (Caravan)

Typical Superior Caravan 2 (Pet) | Thurston Manor, Dunbar, East Lothian

Modern caravan with one double and one twin. Shower.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms

Deluxe Caravan 2 (Pet) (Caravan)

Typical Deluxe Caravan 2 (Pet) | Thurston Manor, Dunbar, East Lothian

Contemporary caravan with one master double with TV and one twin. Shower. Early 3. 00pm check in. No pets.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms

Superior Caravan 3 (Pet) (Caravan)

Typical Superior Caravan 3 (Pet) | Thurston Manor, Dunbar, East Lothian

Modern caravan with one double and two twin. Shower.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms

Deluxe Caravan 3 (Pet) (Caravan)

Typical Deluxe Caravan 3 (Pet) | Thurston Manor, Dunbar, East Lothian

Contemporary caravan with one master double with TV and two twin. Shower. Early 3. 00pm check in. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms

Superior Lodge 3 (Pet) (Lodge)

Indoor pool

Contemporary lodge with one double and two twin. Bath and/or shower. Dishwasher or washing machine. Decking area with patio furniture.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms

Superior Lodge 1 (Pet) (Lodge)

Superior Lodge 1 (Pet) | Thurston Manor, Dunbar, East Lothian

Spacious, comfortable traditional lodge offering accommodation for a couple and your dog. One master double with ensuite bathroom. Family shower room. Open plan living and dining area. Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher and washing machine. Small dog room complete with water bowls, treats, dog leads and dog beds. Gated decking area with picnic table.

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms

Deluxe Lodge 2 (Pet) (Lodge)

Typical Deluxe Lodge 2 (Pet) | Thurston Manor, Dunbar, East Lothian

Deluxe lodge offering spacious living and stylish interior. One double with TV and one twin. Bath and/or shower. Open plan living/kitchen/dining area. Dishwasher or washing machine. Decking area with picnic table.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms

Deluxe Lodge 3 (Pet) (Lodge)

Typical Deluxe Lodge 3 (Pet) | Thurston Manor, Dunbar, East Lothian

Deluxe lodge offering spacious living and stylish interior. One double with TV and two twin. Bath and/or shower. Open plan living/kitchen/dining area. Dishwasher or washing machine. Decking area with picnic table.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms

Deluxe Caravan 2 WF (Pet) (Caravan)

Typical Deluxe Caravan 2 WF (Pet) | Thurston Manor, Dunbar, East Lothian

Contemporary caravan with two twin. Suitable for parties including visitors with partial disabilities – please check when booking. Early 3. 00pm check in.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms

Deluxe Caravan 2 WF (Caravan)

Typical Deluxe Caravan 2 WF | Thurston Manor, Dunbar, East Lothian

Contemporary caravan with two twin. Suitable for parties including visitors with partial disabilities – please check when booking. Early 3. 00pm check in. No pets.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms

Superior Caravan 2 (Caravan)

Typical Superior Caravan 2

Modern caravan with one double and one twin. Shower. No pets.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms

Superior Caravan 3 (Caravan)

Typical Superior Caravan 3

Modern caravan with one double and two twin. Shower. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms

Deluxe Caravan 2 (Caravan)

Typical Deluxe Caravan 2

Contemporary caravan with one master double with TV and one twin. Shower. Early 3. 00pm check in. No pets.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms

Deluxe Caravan 3 (Caravan)

Typical Deluxe Caravan 3

Contemporary caravan with one master double with TV and two twin. Shower. Early 3. 00pm check in. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms

Deluxe Lodge 2 (Lodge)

Typical Deluxe Lodge 2

Deluxe lodge offering spacious living and stylish interior. One double with TV and one twin. Bath and/or shower. Open plan living/kitchen/dining area. Dishwasher or washing machine. Decking area with picnic table. No pets.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms

Deluxe Lodge 3 (Lodge)

Typical Deluxe Lodge 3

Deluxe lodge offering spacious living and stylish interior. One double with TV and two twin. Bath and/or shower. Open plan living/kitchen/dining area. Dishwasher or washing machine. Decking area with picnic table. No pets.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms

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Things to do near Thurston Manor

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Coldingham Sands, Coldingham - 12.9 Miles away

Coldingham Sands is an award winning sandy seashore. A clean and safe place to swim, sun bathe and have some fun in the sun. Colourful beach huts adorn the shore whilst impressive Edwardian villas watch over locals and holidaymakers alike. It has a cafe, toilets, disabled access and car parking.

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Berwick Upon Tweed , Berwick upon Tweed - 22.5 Miles away

Another of this spectacular coastline's great sandy beaches. A large expanse of rocks are exposed at high tide.

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St Andrews-East Sands, St Andrews - 29.2 Miles away

A beautiful part of Scotland, which is popular with holiday makers and locals. Perfect for a family day out at the seaside with lovely sands and nearby cafes and play park.

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Kinshaldy Beach, Fife - 29.6 Miles away

A beautiful beach to relax on with stunning views over golden sands. Explore the nearby wildlife conservation site and take a stroll through Tentsmuir Forest. This lovely beach is perfect for relaxing with a good book, playing a game of cricket or doing a spot of kite-flying!

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Abernethy Glen, Perth - 27.3 Miles away

A great walk from the heart of Abernethy. Start at one of the last remaining Irish celtic towers in Scotland. There is a fantastic view from the top and Abernethy Museum, down the road offers a vast collection of exhibits about the local history. Enjoy a cuppa at the tea room and then follow the circular route to Craigden and back.

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The Pennine Way, Kirk Yetholm - 29.5 Miles away

This 268 mile walk runs from the Peak District National Park along the Pennine Ridge, through the Yorkshire Dales and into Northumberland to finish at Kirk Yetholm.

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The Tyneside Tavern, Haddington - 12.1 Miles away

The Tyneside Tavern offers traditional style bistro dishes as well as fine Italian cuisine. Always offering a warm welcome, this charming pub is a great place to visit.

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Giacopazzi's, Eyemouth - 15.7 Miles away

Award winning fish and chip restaurant, takeaway and ice cream parlour. With a vibrant, modern interior, Giacopazzi's is a family friendly business offering the 'best fish and chips in town' and delicious home made pizzas from a traditional Italian pizza oven.

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Oblo Bar & Bistro, Eyemouth - 15.7 Miles away

Oblo is an award winning bar and bistro situated on the harbour front of Eyemouth. From early until late, serving a wide range of light snacks and meals, Oblo provides the perfect surroundings in which to relax and watch the world go by.

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Anstruther Fish Bar & Restaurant, Anstruther - 20.2 Miles away

Anstruther Fish Bar & Restaurant has built up a legendary reputation for first class fish suppers and is even recognised on a more worldwide level – being filmed for Japanese television and also featuring in the American magazine 'Bon Appetit'.

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Queens Head Restaurant, Berwick upon Tweed - 22.2 Miles away

Conveniently positioned in the old town of Berwick-upon-Tweed, the Queen's Head has a menu that caters for all tastes and appetites. Dishes are seasonal and freshly prepared to order. Pub food is served either at the bar or in the restaurant, where you can also enjoy a 3 course meal.

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Cloud House Café, Stow - 24.1 Miles away

The Cloud House will not only offer you a warm and friendly welcome, but delicious coffee and home cooked, freshly baked cakes as well. Local artists exhibit in the gallery.

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Hazel Lodge Tearoom and Restaurant, Kelso - 25 Miles away

Delicious home baked cakes and scones feature at Hazel Lodge Tearoom and Restaurant. Housed in a listed building, over 150 years old, it sits back from a cobbled street just off Kelso's attractive French-style large cobbled town square.

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The Waggon Inn Restaurant , Kelso - 25 Miles away

Serving fine fresh food seven days a week, from pensioners' lunches to traditional Sunday carvery. There's a fine selection of wines and beers, too.

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Esperante, St Andrews - 27 Miles away

Enjoy the restaurant's intimate dining experience with a sensuous menu perfectly combining the finest Scottish ingredients and Mediterranean cuisine, complemented by an exciting variety of wines.

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Marmions Brasserie, Melrose - 27 Miles away

Marmions Brasserie, located in the lovely town of Melrose, offers a warm and friendly welcome whether it be for breakfast, lunch or that romantic evening meal for two.

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Tapa, Edinburgh - 27.4 Miles away

Tapa is a renowned Spanish Tapas bar in Edinburgh. They have dozens of different varieties of tapas on offer, served in an authentic Spanish envionment.

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Fishers, Edinburgh - 27.4 Miles away

Fishers is famous in Edinburgh for 'casual, fine dining' in all of its three eateries. They offer great service and honest food in a relaxed, dining environment.

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Ship on the Shore, Leith, Edinburgh - 27.4 Miles away

A seafood specialist restaurant located on a shorefront setting beside Leiths waters. Serving light lunches, main meals and even breakfasts, its doors are always open.

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Martin Wishart, Leith, Edinburgh - 27.4 Miles away

This fine dining restaurant was awarded a Michelin star in 2001. Their mission is to bring traditional and modern French cuisine to Edinburgh.

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The Kitchin, Leith, Edinburgh - 27.5 Miles away

This popular restaurant was awarded a Michelin star in 2007. There is a selection of different menus including À la carte menu, with an emphasis on seasonal and locally sourced produce.

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The Plumed Horse, Leith - 27.5 Miles away

Awarded Scotland's 'restaurant of the year 2010-2011' this restaurant should need no introduction. Founded by Michelin star holder Tony Borthwick you can enjoy sumptuous meals from the lunch or dinner menu. Opt for guinea fowl, pork, sea bream and many more then finish off with a delicious dessert.

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Britannia Spice, Edinburgh - 27.8 Miles away

Britannia Spice is an award winning restaurant serving multi-ethnic cuisine including Thai, Indian, Bangladeshi, and Nepali.

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Loch Fyne, Leith, Edinburgh - 28.4 Miles away

This bright and airy seafood restaurant is on Newhaven harbour, and boasts outside seating which overlooks the harbour itself.

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Black Bull Inn, Lowick - 28.5 Miles away

This welcoming country inn is well-known locally for its good food and warm hospitality. It is perfectly situated for walkers enjoying the ""St Cuthbert's Way"" national trail, which runs between Melrose and the magical island of Lindisfarne.

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Paxton House & Country Park, Berwick upon Tweed - 19.8 Miles away

Built in 1758 on a ridge overlooking the majestic River Tweed, Paxton House is one of the finest 18th century Palladian country houses in Britain. Discover its wonderful country park and beautiful setting. With its huge range of activities and attractions from walks and nature trails, to wildlife viewing hides for red squirrels, croquet lawn, 9 hole putting green and two adventure playparks, Paxton House is not just a country house but a fantastic day out for everyone!

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Henderson Gardens, Coldstream - 22.8 Miles away

Set in the centre of Coldstream, these gardens attract visitors and locals to their viewpoint over the River Tweed, Cheviot Hills and the surrounding countryside. At the viewpoint stands a stone monument to the Coldstream Guard.

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Cambo Gardens, Fife - 24.1 Miles away

The perfect place to spend a relaxing afternoon. Admire the woodland garden and the 300 varieties of snowdrops, before strolling around the beautiful walled garden. Cambo gardens also features traditional flower borders and a huge collection of perennials making it a beautiful setting to be enjoyed year round.

Location: Fife

War Memorial Garden, Kelso - 25 Miles away

At one time part of the Abbey grounds, these lovely gardens were a gift for the Kelso War Memorial from the Duke of Roxburgh in 1921. The gardens are now an enchanting place to visit in spring and summer. Take a seat and unwind and enjoy their splendour and the views of Kelso Abbey.

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Hirsel Country Park, Kelso - 25.1 Miles away

Hirsel Estate offers something for ornithologist, botanist, forester, zoologist, archaeologist and historian alike. Homestead museum shows the estate's past and present. There are craft units and a geogems display as well as a tearoom and children's playground.

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Harmony Garden, Melrose - 26.8 Miles away

A delightfully tranquil walled garden comprising of lawns, herbaceous and mixed borders, vegetable and fruit areas, and a rich display of spring bulbs. The garden is set around an early 19th-century house which unfortunately is not open to the public.

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Mertoun Gardens, Melrose - 27 Miles away

Encompassing 26 acres of garden, this varied garden is a great place to relax, unwind and while away the hours in. Admire the kitchen garden, feature specimen trees, azaleas and fascinating Arboretum.

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Scott’s View, Melrose - 27.3 Miles away

Soak up the stunning scenery at Scott’s View; so called after Sir Walter Scott as it was one of his favourite vistas. It was reported that he visited the spot so often that his horses stopped without command. Admire as he once did the peaks of Eildon Hill, the gently sloping countryside and the meandering River Tweed.

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Bank Street Gardens, Galashiels - 27.4 Miles away

An important feature of the town of Galashiels, the gardens were first planted after World War Two and have brought visitors to the area ever since.

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Craigtoun Country Park, Fife - 28.8 Miles away

Stuated near to St Andrews, this country park offers a wide range of facilities including boating, miniature railway, putting, crazy golf, trampoline and a countryside centre.

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St Andrews Botanic Garden, St Andrews - 29.1 Miles away

Described as a 'hidden gem' and home to about 8,000 species of ferns, herbaceous plants and trees, this special garden is located in St Andrews in the East of Scotland.

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Teviot Water Gardens, Kelso - 29.2 Miles away

Positioned as a series of terraces, these beautiful gardens are a tranquil place to visit and relax in. Stunning water features provide a mirror to the gardens and are set amongst Rodgersias, Rheums and Bamboo to name but a few.

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East Links Family Park and Narrow Gauge Railway, Dunbar - 5.1 Miles away

This family park complete with trampolines, bouncy castles, go karts, and indoor play areas has a variety of animals too; including lamas, deers and donkeys. There's tea in the park for mums and dads or plenty of space for a picnic. Pony rides run from April until October at weekends and holidays (weather dependant).

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Scottish Seabird Centre, North Berwick - 12.1 Miles away

This centre is a five star, multi award winning wildlife visitor attraction which sits on the sea and sandy beaches.

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Conundrum Farm Visitor Centre, Berwick upon Tweed - 19.9 Miles away

The 2 well stocked lakes at quizzically-named Conundrum Farm make for a great day's fishing. There's plenty to entertain the children too, including farmyard animals, play areas and pedal tractors. There's also a café, shop and award-winning restaurant to enjoy.

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Pot-a-Doodle Do, Scremerston - 24.3 Miles away

Pot-a-Doodle Do, just south of Berwick-upon-Tweed, has activities for all ages. Choose from painting and pottery, fishing, quad biking or walking on the beautiful Northumberland coastline.

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Heatherslaw Light Railway, Cornhill-on-tweed - 26.2 Miles away

This 15” gauge steam railway runs over 2 miles from Heatherslaw to Etal Village - a return journey of 50 minutes.

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Scotia Play, Netherdale - 27.4 Miles away

This soft indoor adventure playground will keep children and toddlers amused for hours. They can climb the ropes, whoosh down slides and bomb into the ball pools. Mums and Dads can watch over the children while enjoying refreshments in the café.

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The Barn at Beal, Berwick upon Tweed - 29.1 Miles away

"The Barn at Beal" is a visitor centre which aims to educate people about the important role of agriculture. The spectacular surroundings of the Northumbrian coast and nearby island of Lindsfarne offer plenty of opportunities for outdoor walks and wildlife spotting. Facilities include a bird of prey centre, various workshops and a cafe/restaurant.

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St Andrews Aquarium, St Andrews - 29.5 Miles away

Transport yourself into a world of underwater adventure and come across some of the most fascinating and deadly creatures in the oceans.

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Manderston, Duns - 13.3 Miles away

Channel 4's The Edwardian Country House and Number 8 in Channel 5's 'Britain's Finest'; Manderston is the home of Lord and Lady Palmer. An Edwardian mansion set in 56 acres of formal gardens located just outside Duns in Berwickshire in the Scottish Borders.

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The Jim Clark Room, Duns - 13.4 Miles away

A collection of trophies, photographs and memorabilia celebrating the motor racing career of Jim Clark, twice world motor racing champion in the 1960s.

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Ayton Castle, Eyemouth - 15.6 Miles away

One of the 'Great Houses of Scotland', this Victorian castle in red sandstone, now fully restored, is lived in by the owners – it's a real, if rather grand, family home. Guided Tours also available.

Location: Eyemouth

Eyemouth Museum, Eyemouth - 15.7 Miles away

The highlight is the magnificent 15 x 4 ft tapestry sewn by local ladies to commemorate the Great East Coast Fishing Disaster of 1881, when 189 local fishermen were drowned. There are exhibitions on Farming, Milling, Blacksmith and Wheelwright, and Fishing heritage.

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Gunsgreen House, Eyemouth - 15.7 Miles away

Described as a 'splendid palace' for its owner the smuggler John Nisbet, Gunsgreen House has numerous hiding places built into it for contraband goods and the vaulted cellars now house the Smuggling Experience: showing how Eyemouth was a hotbed of the smuggling trade.

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Thirlestane Castle, Lauder - 19.7 Miles away

One of the seven 'Great Houses of Scotland' and the ancient seat of the Earls and Duke of Lauderdale, it is still the Maitland family home. Famous for its 17th century plasterwork ceilings, the castle has fine furnishings, pictures, historic toys and a country life exhibition.

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Scottish Fisheries Museum, Anstruther - 20.2 Miles away

The Scottish Fisheries Museum is a multi-award winning national museum which tells the story of Scottish fishing from the earliest times to the present day. Guided Tours take about 90 minutes, themed tours are available.

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Hume Castle, Hume - 20.4 Miles away

A 13th century castle with superb views. Once one of the most formidable castle fortresses on the eastern Borders, it played a significant role in British history. The last battle it faced was during the Civil War, when Cromwell's well equipped army destroyed the castle with explosives.

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Mellerstain House, Gordon - 22.1 Miles away

A superb Georgian house designed by William and Robert Adam with exquisite plaster ceilings, fine period furniture and marvellous art collection including work by Van Dyck, Gainsborough, Ramsay, Aitken and Nasmyth. Courtyard tea-room and gift shop; extensive grounds.

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Coldstream Museum, Coldstream - 22.9 Miles away

A local history museum with a section on the Coldstream Guards, a temporary exhibitions gallery, children's corner and courtyard with fountain and picnic area.

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Scotland's Secret Bunker, Troywood - 23.7 Miles away

See where Scotland's power centre would have been had the Cold War ever heated up! Kept secret for over 40 years under a Scottish farmhouse hides 24,000 square feet of emergency accommodation.

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Smailholm Tower, Kelso - 23.8 Miles away

Sited high on a rocky outcrop, Smailholm is a small rectangular tower set within a stone barmkin wall. Inside the tower is a charming collection of costume figures and tapestries relating to Sir Walter Scott's Minstrelsy of the Scottish Borders.

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Floors Castle, Kelso - 24.5 Miles away

Floors Castle, the largest inhabited castle in Scotland, is home to the Duke and Duchess of Roxburghe and their family. Overlooking the River Tweed and Cheviot Hills, it was designed in 1721 by William Adam, who was both master-builder and architect for the first Duke.(Dogs on leads welcome in the grounds)

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Heatherslaw Mill, Cornhill-on-Tweed - 26.2 Miles away

Heatherslaw Mill is a 19th century water-powered corn mill situated on the Ford and Etal Estate. Still producing wholemeal flour from locally grown wheat, the water wheel, mill stones and gearing are all on show, giving a fascinating insight into days gone by. The freshly milled flour can be purchased from the gift shop along with other country fare.

Location: Cornhill-on-Tweed

Melrose Abbey, Melrose - 26.9 Miles away

Probably the most famous ruin in Scotland, the abbey was founded by David I in 1136 and largely destroyed by Richard II's English army in 1385. The surviving remains of the church are largely of the early 15th century, and are of an elegance unsurpassed in Scotland.

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Dryburgh Abbey, St Boswells - 27.3 Miles away

Although now ruined, Dryburgh is still a remarkable Border Abbey. This lovely setting is also the final resting place of Field Marshall Douglas Haig and Sir Walter Scott.

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Old Gala House and Scott Gallery, Galashiels - 27.5 Miles away

Dating from 1583, the former home of the Lairds of Galashiels is now an interpretive centre with displays and changing exhibitions, family history, tearoom and a garden. Audio tours are also available and their are children's activities during school holidays.

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Our Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh - 27.7 Miles away

This is the story of the Planet Earth, taking you on a journey of discovery and exploration of the Dynamic Planet's past, present and future. It's the Mother Earth of all adventures.

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Abbotsford, Abbotsford - 27.9 Miles away

The home of Sir Walter Scott, the 19th century novelist and poet, author of Waverley, Ivanhoe and Lady of the Lake to name a few. When Scott purchased Cartleyhole Farmhouse and Steading on the banks of the River Tweed near Melrose he renamed it Abbotsford and built the house you can see today.

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Edinburgh Castle , Edinburgh - 28.6 Miles away

Edinburgh Castle has dominated the city for over one thousand years of history! Sit on the top of the famous Edinburgh rock and it's easy to see why it has over a million visitors each year.

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British Museum of Golf, St Andrews - 29.5 Miles away

Visit St. Andrews, 'the home of golf'. Learn about the past players, the legendary tournaments and its origins in the middle ages. Hear the story that has shaped the game and made it the phenomenon it is today.

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Duns Castle Nature Reserve, Duns - 13 Miles away

Located within the grounds of Duns castle, this nature reserve is home to mute swans, badgers, red squirrels and woodpeckers.

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St Abbs Head National Nature Reserve, Eyemouth - 13.1 Miles away

This National Nature Reserve is home to thousands of seabirds including guillemots, kittiwakes, razorbills, puffins and herring gulls - great for birdwatchers and wildlife enthusiasts. Why not make a day of it and stop for lunch in the café and visit the textiles shop selling authentic Scottish products?

Location: Eyemouth   More Details »

Edinburgh Butterfly & Insect World, Edinburgh - 25.1 Miles away

Discover an abundance of tropical butterflies, insects, snakes, frogs and more. Handling sessions, snake feeding, special exhibitions and workshops.

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Thornylee Forest, Innerleithen - 30 Miles away

A beautiful mixed woodland with plenty of routes throughout for some great little walks. Relax with a picnic and soak up the lovely setting and great views across the Tweed Valley.

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Dunbar Leisure Pool, Dunbar - 3.8 Miles away

The big, yellow flume with its separate splash pool is the main attraction although the pool also has waves, sprays and a bubble bed. For those into more serious swimming, there's a 6 lane pool on offer as well.

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Marine Quest, Eyemouth - 15.7 Miles away

Dive Charter business supplying hard boat diving from the North Star. For those who prefer more inshore, scenic dives or those who like to go further afield, Marine Quest is perfect for you.

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Leith Waterworld, Edinburgh - 27.3 Miles away

Fun for all the family and a great rainy day activity, with flumes and a river run, water cannons to dodge and waterfalls to play in. Feel the surf in the wave machine and if that's all too energetic, enjoy a spot of relaxation in the lagoons or spa pool.

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East Sands Leisure Centre, St Andrews - 28.5 Miles away

Free form leisure pool complete with sloping beach area. There's a toddlers' pool for the tiny ones and lots of slides to keep all the kids occupied. Play some squash or table tennis or even some snooker.

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The Old Course St Andrews, St Andrews - 29.8 Miles away

The home of golf - The oldest and most iconic golf course in the world

Location: St Andrews

Berwick Upon Tweed, Berwick upon Tweed - 22.5 Miles away

Described as the definitive Border town in one of the most exciting, beautiful and friendly regions to visit. An army museum, Elizabethan town walls, interesting shops and the Lowry Trail are among its delights.

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Coldstream Gallery, Coldstream - 22.8 Miles away

Inside a stunning early 19th century seed merchants’ warehouse, work previously exhibited only in Edinburgh or London hangs next to well known local artists such as Linda Hatrick and Tom Bromley. There's also a spectacular display of ceramics by John Marjoribanks Edgerton.

Location: Coldstream   More Details »

Priorwood Garden and Dried Flower Shop, Melrose - 27 Miles away

A specialist garden where plants gown are selected for their suitability for drying. The colourful and imaginative selection ensures variety for the dried flower arrangements made on the premises and provides material for courses held here on the ancient craft of drying flowers.

Location: Melrose   More Details »

The Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh - 27.9 Miles away

Explore the Royal Yacht Britannia's fascinating story in the visitor centre. Then step on board to to get a feel for what life was really like for the Royal Family and yachtsmen. (Unfortunately there is no access for Shop Mobility wheelchairs)

Location: Edinburgh   More Details »

Nearby Holiday Parks

Here is a selection of other holiday parks near Thurston Manor. Alternatively you may wish to view all our holiday parks in East Lothian or holiday parks in Dunbar.

Belhaven Bay, Dunbar

Seton Sands Holiday Village, Prestonpans

Drummohr Holiday Park, Prestonpans