About The Auld Cross Keys

Ideally situated for exploring the Scottish Borders with its abundance of beautiful countryside and outdoor activities.

Located on the A698 six miles from both Hawick in the west and Jedburgh to the east in the picturesque village of Denholm nestled in the valley of the River Teviot. The Auld Cross Keys Inn commands a great location overlooking the village green with splendid view of the foothills of Ruberslaw at the rear.

This fine establishment has been managed by Yorkshire couple Dave and Karen for the last seventeen years. Starting with only two letting rooms and now offering 12 rooms including disabled friendly, family room, single, twin or double occupancy. The accommodation has lots of accolades for the comfy and cozy rooms with a great breakfast to start the day.

Dave and Karen are proud of their team of staff who work with enthusiasm and pride to ensure your experience of the Cross Keys is memorable. From the initial warm welcome from the front of house staff, to the high quality meals and home baking created by the kitchen team and impeccable cleanliness maintained by the housekeepers. It has gained an excellent reputation both with locals and visitors from afar for the best hospitality you could wish for!

The cosy lounge bar has an open fire and comfy seating where you can dine from our light bites and snacks menu, sample our home baking with Illy coffee or enjoy a drink from the bar.

Spacious large restaurant area where excellent food is served catering for dinner parties large or small. The menu board offers the traditional pub grub along with Chef’s specials.  The homemade desserts are to die for. Whatever you chose you will not be disappointed.

The beer garden at the rear of the property is welcome haven adorned with a wonderful display of flowers where table service is available for both food and drink.

Whether you are having a relaxing break exploring the Scottish Borders or participating in one of the many outdoor pursuits such as golfing, fishing, walking or shooting, the Cross Keys team look forward to welcoming you.

Why not pay us a visit?

Give us a call either to reserve a table or book a room. Whatever your requirements the Cross Keys team will be happy to assist.

  01450 870305