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Rural comfort - Luxurious cottage with lovely walks on doorstep

People3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

A luxurious cottage nestled in a rural hamlet by a stream - spacious yet cosy

A former dairy building, our cottage has been lovingly upgraded to provide spacious accommodation described by recent guests as 'a hidden gem'. With its own private garden, glorious walks from the front door and high quality furnishings it really is a 'sublime hideaway' (as described by another recent guest). Sparkling wine and other little treats greet your arrival. Suitable for couples and dogs welcome.


Owner
Miranda F
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 August, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Fantastic cottage with lovely views and a great ‘welcome basket’. Beautiful location and countryside and wildlife. This is such a hidden gem and we are sure to return.
Jun 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Kelso in Scottish Borders

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • This is a large family bathroom with a good-sized bath and overhead rainforest shower. A cupboard houses a washing machine/dryer and there is a wonderful view across the paddocks and fields beyond.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • With a luxurious Feather and Black bed and mattress and the highest quality light fittings along with muted painted walls and ceiling colours this room is an utter sanctuary of calm and restfulness.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Rural comfort - Luxurious cottage with lovely walks on doorstep
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 15 reviews
5

Comfortable cottage in a location great for exploring the Borders, Northumberland and Coastal areas

  • 5 of 5

Great rural, quite location. Ideal for walking our dog and exploring the Borders, Northumberland National Park and Coastal areas. Cottage itself was comfortable with quality accessories such as the bed, towels, feather pillows and duvet. Miranda was helpful and very welcoming. We had a lovely holiday and would highly recommend this cottage.

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mr Anslow Thank you very much for your lovely feedback after your recent stay. I try to make the cottage as comfortable and welcoming as possible and to hear that guests have enjoyed themselves is really lovely. Thank you! With best wishes, Miranda
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4

Modern, clean and bright

  • 4 of 5

Well presented and pristine, with lovely views on all sides.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great property for a quiet stay.

  • 4 of 5

Lovely cottage for two people. Great welcome pack left by owners. Lovely area, quiet with great walks and scenery. Kelso is nearby which is one of the better Borders towns. Cottage is advertised as having wifi however this is not really the case. It's VERY limited, doesn't support streaming or anything apart from occasional emails. Also, no phone signal on most networks. The owners black lab likes the cottage too and despite being chased, wandered in several times over the weekend much to our dogs annoyance. The weather was so warm we had the doors open for air. All in all, good break with amazing weather.

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mr Parker, thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and its always good to get feedback. We are having superfast Fibre Optic Broadband installed at the moment (you may have seen the Openreach vans parked in the village) so our internet the past week or so has been more erratic than normal as they are carrying out surveys. I must apologise if you were hoping to stream movies etc - that just isn't possible at the moment and this was explained in the Welcoming Letter which accompanied your Welcome Pack of fresh scones, bread and chilled Prosecco for your arrival. Thank you for your observations about Bibi, our very affectionate black lab, and I am delighted to confirm that we are having a new gate installed to prevent her disturbing any future guests. I do hope that we see you and your dogs again and thank you again for taking the time to write a review. Best wishes, Miranda
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

A true gem of a cottage. We had a very relaxing 3 night break - was too short to appreciate all the walks and local attractions! High quality cottage and a wonderful welcome pack. We can't wait to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Pamela, what a lovely review - thank you very much indeed. I am so proud of our holiday cottage and try to make it as comfortable and welcoming as I can. It really is wonderful to receive such wonderful feedback. We hope to see you back here again soon. Best wishes, Miranda
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5

Fantastic, cosy cottage in beautiful rural location.

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely short break in this beautiful cottage. The house had everything for a relaxing time and the welcome pack was amazing.

Great walks from the front door of the house and everything you need just down the road in Kelso.

Wouldn't hesitate to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your really lovely review and I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay in our cottage. I always like to provide a really substantial welcome pack as its so important our guests feel as though they're being looked after but it's even better to receive feedback that it is enjoyed! Thank you for all your kind words and we very much hope to see you again soon. Best wishes, Miranda
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5

Very stylish, very comfortable - recommended

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage, perfect location - top quality with lots of very nice touches. A great welcome and what a goody box! Thank you, we hope to be back :)

  • Review Submitted: Dec 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Kelso, Scotland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer Offer
23 Jun 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£85
From
£89
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£75
From
£85
Fri,Sat
£505
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £5 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £30
Additional Guest Fee £5 per person per night
Pet Fee £20
Damage Deposit £90

Dogs are welcomed - with all responsibility for their behaviour being taken by their owners. They are never to be left alone in the cottage nor are they permitted on the furniture or in the bedroom. First dog is free of charge, all others are charged at £20 per stay. The cottage is an absolutely No Smoking property - there is a lovely terraced area outside as well as the garden that can be used. Many thanks.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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