A BORDERS business has developed its premises to allow people to get even closer to an iconic local landmark.

Eden Coffee House, which is owned by Saltire Hospitality, is expanding its business and offering more than delicious coffee and treats.

The café which sits opposite from the famous Melrose Abbey, has unveiled Abbey View – a two-bedroom Airbnb listing.

And now, Saltire is giving one lucky winner the chance to spend a free weekend at Abbey View.

A spokesperson from Saltire Hospitality said: "To mark the launch of Abbey View, Eden Coffee House is thrilled to announce an exciting competition that will capture the imagination of locals and visitors alike.

"Starting from June 9 and running for an entire month, individuals will have the opportunity to win a free weekend stay at Abbey View.

"The allure of Abbey View becomes even more enticing for those planning to attend Eden Coffee House's monthly Tapas Night.

"With its close proximity to the café, guests can savour the vibrant flavours of Spain's culinary delights without having to worry about transportation.

"After an evening of indulgence, Abbey View offers a cosy retreat for those who may have enjoyed a little too much of the evening's libations."

To enter the competition, entrants must share the competition post found on the Eden Coffee House Facebook page and 'tag' the people they woul dlike to share the prize with.

Abbey View can welcome up to four guests in the accommodation which looks out on to the iconic Melrose Abbey.

The spokesperson added: "The unveiling of Abbey View above Eden Coffee House marks an exciting new chapter for this beloved Melrose establishment.

"With its awe-inspiring views, cosy ambiance, and proximity to the café's delectable offerings, Abbey View promises an unforgettable experience for visitors.

"Don't miss the chance to win a free weekend stay at this charming Airbnb at Abbey view.

"It's time to share the post, tag your friends, and embark on a journey of beauty, history, and culinary delights in the heart of Melrose!"

For more information about the competition, visit Eden Coffee House's Facebook page.

And for more information, and to book Abbey View, visit the listing on Airbnb.