Attractive 4-Star Country House Hotel and Wedding Venue – FOR SALE

UK property firm Graham + Sibbald are delighted to bring to the market, acting jointly with Smith & Clough Business Associates, the Philipburn Hotel, Linglie Road, Selkirk, TD7 5LS – an established business and attractive hotel/wedding venue.

The Philipburn Hotel has 20 letting bedrooms – within the hotel and attractive garden rooms – and has an excellent range of bar, restaurant, meeting and function facilities, including the capacious Linglie Function Suite. All of this is complimented by attractive gardens, seating terrace and an open air pavilion ideal for wedding ceremonies. In addition, there are 3 x 2 bedroom apartments for private/staff accommodation.

The Philipburn Hotel is located on the outskirts of the popular Scottish Borders town of Selkirk and the Borders are renowned for the wonderful countryside and extensive range of rural activities.

The Philipburn Hotel is part of the well-known Best Western Group Signature Collection Brand, and was recently awarded, by Best Western, the Brand Ambassador Award for 2022.

The Philipburn Hotel is being sold by Ian and Marie Wells who have owned and operated the hotel for 16 years and have in this period extended (including the new function suite) and renovated the hotel to a very high standard. The property is offered for sale to facilitate their retirement from the trade.

Alistair Letham, a Hotel + Leisure Consultant with Graham + Sibbald, commented, “The Philipburn Hotel is a most attractive property with which I have had the pleasure of being associated with for some 30+ years. It is great to see how the hotel has developed over those years to this well-known and well-established business in the heart of the Scottish Borders. Its availability gives new owners a wonderful opportunity to take over this profitable business and continue its excellent reputation and growth.”

Graeme Smith, Director with Smith and Clough commented, “We are delighted to be working alongside Graham + Sibbald on the sale of this award-winning hotel. Presented to an excellent standard both internally and externally, the Philipburn Hotel is a superb business with very little, if any, CAPEX required. Viewing is strongly advised to fully appreciate what is for sale, coupled with spacious owner’s accommodation, and the opportunity it offers.”

Graham + Sibbald, acting jointly with Smith & Clough, are inviting “Offers around £1,350,000” for the Philipburn Hotel, Selkirk.

Please contact Alistair Letham (, Katie Tait ( or Graeme Smith ( for more information on this fantastic business opportunity.

Graham + Sibbald has over 250 employees and 23 partners working across its 21 UK offices in Scotland and England.