Christmas at Stobo Castle: How to buy gift vouchers, and details of an exclusive Scotsman competition

Stobo Castle – one of the finest destination spas in Europe – is a firm favourite for Christmas presents. Here’s how you could win a midweek stay for two* at Stobo Castle, with breakfast, lunch and dinner.

This is the perfect weekend away with the girls or a loved one
This is the perfect weekend away with the girls or a loved one

Award-winning Stobo Castle is a haven from the world around it.

With sumptuous surroundings, a beautiful spa, outstanding Japanese Water Gardens and set in the beautiful Peeblesshire countryside, it is a firm favourite for many – this is your chance win a break away there. *Terms and conditions apply.

Fall in love with Stobo

Stobo Castle means Christmas … gift vouchers available now, plus your chance to win

There’s a lot to love in this ultimate Scottish escape destination. If you are looking for peacefulness and calm, beautiful outdoors, stunning interiors and exceptional views, this is the place for you.

Visit the Spa, where trained therapists will wow you with health and beauty treatments, as luxury and serenity go hand in hand with the latest technology. Switch off from stress, switch on to absolute comfort and indulgence.

Got a little more energy? Then the 25 metre indoor pool, with stunning views over the countryside, and a hydrospa will rejuvenate the body, while the fitness trainers lay on a range of classes throughout every day to keep you on your toes.

Don’t forget to spend time in the fairy-lit outdoor hot tubs, the indoor relaxation suite or the steam room and sauna.

One of the finest destination spas in Europe

Back outdoors and a visit to The Japanese Water Gardens near the castle are a must. Watch as water from Stobo Loch meanders its way to gentle pools via a cascading waterfall, or cross each little stream on tiny bridges that also transport you to the Orient landscape … this is peace, served up with nature, the perfect combination.

Love food, fine wine and cocktails? Well, you’re in good company at Stobo Castle, where the chefs use the finest Scottish produce to product healthy and imaginative offerings for every appetite (with a few decadent desserts thrown in for your holiday pleasure).

Stay as a resident at Stobo Castle and breakfast, lunch and dinner are included in the package. Or, pop in as a day guest and enjoy the Courtyard Café for coffee, cake or something more substantial.

Add a cocktail – there are 30 to choose from – and make this the ultimate indulgent trip in beautiful Scottish countryside.

Stobo Castle - a firm favourite for many

Christmas vouchers now on sale

Nothing says Christmas quite like Stobo Castle, and with gift vouchers starting from £50 it’s the ideal treat to show how much you love or appreciate someone. You can even treat them to an experience, like a spa day, residential stay or evening escape.

Ordering is quick and easy by calling 01721 725300 or visiting and your voucher will be sent to an email or postal address of your choice.

Win an overnight stay

One lucky Scotsman reader will enjoy an overnight stay for two at the Castle Lodge at Stobo, a three course dinner, full Scottish breakfast, two course lunch, use of the spa and the chance to join in any fitness or aqua class, as well as exclusive entry to the Japanese Water Gardens. The prize and access to the spa is for over 14s only.

Entering is easy – simply click here and answer this simple question: What is the name of the loch that feeds the stunning waterfall and streams?

Castle Loch

Peebles Loch

Stobo Loch.

Closing date for entry is 11.59pm on Wednesday, December 7. The editor’s decision is final. Good luck!