Cashmere and Knitwear Shops
Johnstons of Elgin
The Hawick mill have a visitor centre with a shop, cafe and mill tours for those who like to see how garments are made. Mill Tours are only available during mill working hours and in Hawick are available at 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, and 1:30pm Monday to Thursday & 10am only on Friday.
Johnston’s Visitors Centre in Hawick is about 20 minutes walking distance from our guest house. The easiest path is to turn right when you leave our hotel and go along the street (Commercial Road) until you reach a big roundabout. Cross the roundabout going in the same direction (you follow the river – it should be on your right). After passing the roundabout go forward for another 4 minutes (Mansfield Road) you will see Johnston’s Mill on your left.
Johnstons of Elgin Cashmere Visitor Centre, Eastfield Mills, Mansfield Road, Hawick, TD9 8AA
Shorts of Hawick
Shorts of Hawick is a family business run with passion and knowledge. They have “in house” shop, an online shop and cashmere laundring & repair service. On their website you can find tips how to care for cashmere garments and you can buy special washing detergent for washing your knitwear.
It’s about 7 minutes walking distance from our hotel. When you leave our premises turn right and go ahead along the road. The mill (and the Love Cashmere shop) is on the left just before Sainsbury’s Supermarket.
Shorts of Hawick Ltd., Ladylaw Mill, Bath Street, Hawick, TD9 7DP, Scotland, UK
Lockie William & Co
Its about 4 minutes walking distance from our hotel. When you leave our premises turn right and walk to the first crossroad. At the crossroad don’t go along Commercial Road, but choose the street straight ahead (you need to go across Commercial Road). The shop will be on your right.
William Lockie Shop, Teviotdale Mills, Commercial Road, Hawick, Scottish Borders, TD9 7AQ
It is about 4 mintes walking distance from our guest house. When you leave our hotel turn right and go along the road. Soon you will see the mill and shop on your right.
Its about 20 minutes walking distance from Bridge House Guest House. When you are leave our premises turn right and go along the road (Commercial Road) for about 15 minutes to the big roundabout. Go to the other side of the river. Continue for another 5 minutes with the river on your left and you will see Hawico Mill on your right.
Hawick Factory Visitor Centre, Arthur Street, Hawick, TD9 9QA
Like in most of Scottish towns Hawick High Street is a primary business street with many restaurants, takeaways, cafes, pubs, banks, estate agents and shops etc. It is a one-way system and to get there by car, you need to drive from the Morrisons Supermarket side. There are many free parking spaces on both sides of High Street, but sometimes it is really hard to find an empty space.
It’s 3 minutes walking distance from our premises. Leaving our hotel turn left and go along the road. The High street starts just after the bridge.
Morrisons - Supermarket and Petrol Station
Morrisons supermarket and petrol station. For in-store services and other information check their website.
Its 15 minutes walking distance from our hotel. To go there you can:
- Leave our premises turn left and go along the pavement for about 10 minutes (through the High Street) until you reach “The Horse” monument. Then go to the right side road and walk for another 4 minutes to the roundabout. One of the roundabout exits is an entry road to the supermarket.
- Or you can turn right when you leaving our hotel and then go along the road (Commercial Road) until you came to the roundabout, go over the bridge. You should already see the shop in the not too far distance.
If you want to drive there by car, remember that High Street is one-way road so you need to drive along Commercial Road.
Morrisons Supermarket, Mart Street, Hawick, TD9 9NQ
OPENING TIMES SUPERMARKET
Monday – Saturday: 7am – 10pm;
Sunday: 8am – 8pm;
OPENING TIMES PETROL STATION
Monday – Saturday: 6.30am – 10.30pm;
Sunday: 7.30am – 10pm;
Sainsbury's - Supermarket and Petrol Station
Sainsbury’s Supermarket, petrol station and Argos click and collect. For more details check their website.
It is about 8-10 minutes walking distance from our hotel. Turn right when you leave our premises. Go along the road and soon you will see the shop on your left.
Sainsbury’s Supermarket, Commercial Road, Hawick, TD9 7AD
Lidl - Supermarket
It’s about 5 minutes walking distance from our Bridge House Guest House. When you leave our premises turn right and go forward to the first crossroad. Then cross the road and go in the same direction as before. After one minute you will see the shop on your right.
Lidl, Wilton Path, TD9 7DS, Hawick
Homebase - Tools, DIYs, Hardware, Electrical, Plumbing etc
Homebase Store – if you need to repair something.
Its quite far. Over 30 minutes to walk. Its located next to A7 road when you leave Hawick going to North (A7 to Galashiels and Edinburgh).
Homebase, Galalaw Retail Park, Hawick, Scottish Borders, TD9 8PZ
Post Office - Currency Exchange, Cash Machine, Shop.
Shop, Post Office, Foreign Currency Exchange, Parcelforce Express Services, Free Cash Machine (24h access).
Some Post Office services are also available from retail counter.
When you leave our premises turn left and walk for about 30 seconds. The shop is next to the roundabout on the left.
POST OFFICE OPENING TIMES
Monday – Friday: 9am – 5.30pm;
Saturday: 9am – 12.30pm;
SHOP OPENING TIMES
Monday – Saturday: 8am – 7pm;
Boots - Drug and Pharmacy
Boot’s Drugstore & Pharmacy.
About 10 minutes walking distance. Turn left when you leave our guest house. Go along the pavement (over the bridge, along the High Street) to almost the end of the High Street. The Boot’s shop will be on the right side before the “Horse Statue”.
Boots, 76 High Street, Hawick, Roxburghshire, TD9 9HS
Monday – Friday: 8.30am – 6pm;
Saturday: 9am – 5pm;
If you need to do some laundry: self service also available.
Just next to our hotel. When you leave our premises turn left. The ground floor in the next building is a launderette.
Sandbed Launderette & Dry Cleaners Ltd, Sandbed, Hawick, Roxburgshire, TD9 0HE
Monday – Saturday: 9am – 5pm;