Scoutscroft is the perfect setting for you to enjoy a great holiday with your four-legged friend. The local area boasts some of the most beautiful coastal and woodland walks around. Our Reception team are knowledgeable on the local area so please drop in and ask for advice on the best places to visit.
Dogs at Scoutscroft
Your pet is always welcome at Scoutscroft! As we want all our guests (including those with four legs!) to enjoy themselves and be safe, there are a couple of things we'd like you to remember for everyone's security and well-being.
- While in the park, please keep your dog on a lead and make sure it is wearing a collar with an ID tag;
- Please pick up any dog mess and place it in one of the dog bins on the park; if you don't have ane poo bags - don't worry, these can be supplied, just pop into Reception;
- Please keep dogs under control and don't leave them unattended at any time;
- Only assistance dogs are allowed into our Bar and Restaurant complex, there is an outside seating area where all dogs are welcome.
Dog-Friendly Walks around Scoutscroft
Scoutscroft is conveniently located close to several walking routes. The options are endless for those who love an adventure in the great outdoors!
This Site of Special Scientific Interest is famously known as the birthplace of modern geology and well worth a visit. Walking to Siccar Point from Coldingham is quite a feat but is possible by following the Berwickshire Coastal Path north and diverting off the path when you reach the minor road leading to Drysdales vegetable processing plant.
Coldingham Priory Walk
Starting at Coldingham Priory, this 2 mile walk covers the Priory grounds, the burn and the village. Ask at reception for a full breakdown of the route.
St Abbs Head National Nature Reserve
Start and finish at St Abbs village or the National Trust for Scotland’s Visitor Centre. Covering a distance of 4½ miles, this walk should take you 2 hours and covers the Coastal Path, lighthouse and the remains of St Abbs Kirk.
St Abbs and Coldingham on the Creel Path
Taking up to 2 hours, plus time to enjoy the views along the way, this 3 ½ mile circular walk covers the beach, harbour and burn.
Dog-Friendly Beaches around Scoutscroft
Sand, sea and so much space to run - no wonder our four-legged friends love the seaside! Here's some of the best dog-friendly beaches around Scoutscroft.
Coldingham Bay Beach
Dog-Friendly Businesses near Scoutscroft
From local groomers to our favourite food spots - both shops where you can stock on your best friend's meals as well as dog-friendly restaurants and bars.