Activity & Leisure
2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri
4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.
Set by a tumbling burn in rolling hills, Mill Cottage (SFFJ) is a detached stone cottage lying 23 miles south of Edinburgh with easy access to all that the vibrant city has to offer. Part of a working sheep farm, it was formerly an old mill, now converted to a high standard with great attention to comfort and style. Bridge Cottage (UKC3466) is a beautifully crafted romantic cottage for two and is set above a bubbling burn and is furnished and equipped with exceptional attention to detail and guest comfort. The double height living area opens onto a secluded, sheltered patio and the sofa and cosy wood burner are perfect for those cooler days. The kitchen and dining area have been equipped with everything needed for romantic dining and the spacious mezzanine bedroom is beautifully presented.Nearby, visit 16th-century Thirlestane Castle, and Lauder, 6 miles, has good local shops, restaurants, pubs, a gallery and an excellent coffee shop. Kelso and Melrose both have magnificent abbeys, great historic houses and gardens, interesting shops and a variety of cafés and restaurants. There are cycling and walking routes to suit all abilities, along with uncrowded golf courses and world famous fishing on the River Tweed and its tributaries. The beaches of the East Lothian are 25 miles away and there is good walking from the door. Edinburgh, 21 miles, provides entertainment and culture in equal measure. Beach 23 miles. Shop and pub 2½ miles, restaurant 5½ miles.These properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 6 guests.
Ground Floor:Open plan living space.Living area: With wood burner, Freeview TV, DVD player, bluetooth speakers and French doors leading to patio.Dining area.Kitchen: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.Utility room: With washing machine and freezer.Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.First Floor:Bedroom: Galleried with zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request) and sloping ceilings.
Electric central heating (underfloor in shower room) and Wi-Fi included. Enclosed decked patio with garden furniture.
Both properties: Electricity, bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi and logs for wood burner included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Welcome pack. Barbecue. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: The property has a natural water supply from a spring. There is a fenced burn nearby.
Scottish Country Cottages is the trading name of Vacation Rentals (UK) Ltd.
Registered Office: Spring Mill, Earby, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB94 0AA.
Registered in England and Wales. Company Registration Number: 00965389.
VAT Registered Number: GB 598 22 99 77