For some alternatives, try out the Roxburghe Hotel & Golf Course and the Mansfield House Hotel. They are located 14 kilometres and 16 kilometres respectively from the main center. Wotif also recommends the Best Western Plus Scottish Borders Selkirk Philipburn Hotel and the Coppice. The first is 11 kilometres away from the center, while the other is 25 kilometres away.
The close by cities of Heiton and Innerleithen are certainly worth going to. Heiton is 15 kilometres to the east of Melrose, while Innerleithen is 25 kilometres to the west. Hotels and apartments in Heiton are the Bellevue Guest House and Duncan House. Innerleithen options include the Caddon View Country Guest House and St Ronans Hotel.
Just because you are on holiday, doesn't mean you can't enjoy your obsession for all things sport. You will find Carlton Cricket Club to the northwest of Melrose. Planning to stay near the action? The Balmoral Hotel and the Old Town Chambers may be perfect.
Hotels in Melrose start at AU$179 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.