Many of Scottish Borders’s most interesting sights are located near to Swinton, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Among the places not to miss are the fabulous Manderston House and the remarkable Paxton House. Two other recommended attractions that are located within a short distance of Swinton are the Berwick-upon-Tweed Town Hall and Lions House.
If you're a sports fan, don’t miss the opportunity to see local favorites, the Berwick Rangers, take to the field in nearby Shielfield Park, Berwick-upon-Tweed. On game days the area around the stadium becomes a sea of black and yellow, as soccer fans gather to get behind their beloved team.
After a day enjoying the charms of Swinton, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Bellevue Guest House, Kelso, the Caroline House, Berwick-upon-Tweed, and the Estate House, Berwick-upon-Tweed.