Dawyck Botanic Gardens, Stobo (25 km) - Open daily from February to November. Shop and light refreshments sold.
Kalzie Gardens, Peebles (25 km) - 15 acres of grounds open 7 days/week throughout the year. Art gallery, gift shop, restaurant, trout pond.
Mellerstain Castle, Scottish Borders (30 km) - This castle holds a collection of paintings and stands in beautiful parkland. Unusual thatched cottage, gift shop and tea room.