Duns, Scottish Borders, United Kingdom Accommodations

Accommodations in Duns

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2br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceEmbrace the magnificent Scottish Borders countryside from the tranquil surroundings of Yew Trees Cottage. This immaculately presented self-catering coach house is located near the market town of Duns, in the Scottish Borders county of Berwickshire. This charming child and dog friendly holiday cottage has been designed with care, to make your holiday as pleasant and enjoyable as possible. The simple and spacious layout is complimented by bright rooms and contemporary furnishings throughout, and includes everything you require for a very memorable holiday. Free wifi. The guests have access to their own private garden as well as being able to enjoy the estate grounds in which the cottage is situated. There are swings and a trampoline for visiting children and the opportunity to help feed and look after our free range chickens. There is a wood fired hot-tub available for use as well as a fire pit and BBQ. Jane lives next door to the cottage in the main estate house and so will be available to answer any questions. It is believed that we are the only privately owned residency in Scotland to have a suspension bridge (that cars can drive over) in our garden. Guest AccessThe guests have access to their own private garden as well as being able to enjoy the estate grounds in which the cottage is situated. There are swings and a trampoline for visiting children and the opportunity to help feed and look after our free range chickens. There is a wood fired hot-tub available for use as well as a fire pit and BBQ. Please give advanced notice if wish to use the hot tub. There is an additional cost. Interaction with GuestsJane lives next door to the cottage in the main estate house and so will be available to answer any questions.
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2br Home/Apartment
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  • Pets Allowed
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The SpaceA recently-renovated holiday cottage in the romantic Scottish Borders in the magnificent grounds of Wedderburn Castle, close to the pretty village of Duns. Keeper's Cottage is located in the Georgian stable block at the castle and combines traditional details with contemporary style. The cottage has free Wifi. Features include a spacious farmhouse-style dining-kitchen with a large table for family meals, stone walls, fireplace with decorative range and a fully-equipped modern kitchen. The sitting room has a stone fireplace with wood-burning stove, large flat-screen television and comfortable sofas for kicking back in front of the fire. There are wooden floorboards and antique floor tiles throughout the ground floor of the cottage, with the floorboards cut from a single ancient ash tree that grew beside the castle and fell in a storm. The first floor has two bedrooms: one double and another that can be used as a double or twin room. There is also a large, comfortable sofa bed in the sitting room that can be used to accommodate two additional guests. The double bedroom has an oak bed and en-suite bathroom with luxurious 1.8m bath and rain shower, limestone tiling and wooden floors. The second bedroom has a private bathroom with antique roll-top bath for long soaks after country walks in the surrounding area. Interaction with GuestsWe like to leave our guests to enjoy their holiday in peace. Check-in is any time after 4pm and we leave the key in a safe place for you to pick up at any time that suits your travel plans. We send you extensive information about the local area in advance of your stay and answer any questions in advance. We provide all of our telephone numbers in case of emergency and you may see us and other staff around the castle grounds but we tend not to wish to interrupt your precious relaxation time.
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1br Home/Apartment
  • Wifi
  • Breakfast
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The SpaceBeautiful riverside location. Peaceful and perfect for rest and refreshment. Two bedrooms. Guest AccessDouble en-suite bedroom & connecting ensuite family rom with space for extra bed, kitchen/dining, sitting room, patio and garden, adjacent parking, free wiFi, a natural world to roam in. Interaction with GuestsAs much or as little as they wish - we live next door. We can provide full breakfasts or guests can self cater. We can do dinner for 4 or more by arrangement. For B&B guests we tidy rooms daily unless requested otherwise. The NeighborhoodPeace and quiet, nature at its best, clean air and no noise or light pollution; freedom to wander. Guests experience rest and as much exercise as they wish. Getting AroundNo public transport. Other Things to NoteWe are 6 miles from the nearest shops. One hour from Edinburgh.
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2br Home/Apartment
  • Pets Allowed
The SpaceThe Little Wedge is a quaint and quirky Georgian cottage situated just off the town's market square, within easy walking distance of shops, pubs, restaurants and Duns Castle and its beautiful nature reserve. Just 44 miles from Edinburgh and handy for hill walking in the Borders, fishing on the Tweed or birdwatching on the North Sea. Guest AccessGuests will have access to the entire accommodation, including the courtyard garden. Interaction with GuestsThe Little Wedge is provided as holiday accommodation and the owners will not be present during your stay. The NeighborhoodDuns is a thriving county town in Berwickshire and is well served with restaurants, cafés, pubs, two banks, a post office, a supermarket, a chemist, and a butcher. It is a friendly and welcoming place and has everything you need to make your stay very comfortable and convenient. Duns is also a peaceful and safe place and a lovely location to get away from it all. Getting AroundThere is not a train station at Duns. The nearest train station is at Berwick-upon-Tweed, where you can catch a bus to Duns. By car, Duns is clearly signposted off the A1. Edinburgh Airport is about 55 miles away (roughly 1.5 hours to Duns). There is free on street parking at the end of the road. Other Things to NoteThere is no wifi in the cottage but there are establishments with internet access in the town. 3G is available in the area. Clean towels are provided. Guests are also welcome to help themselves to tea, coffee, etc.
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The SpaceThe two larger cottages sleep have two double or twin bedrooms giving accommodation for 4 and The Coach House sleeps two in a double or twin room. All three cottages are cosy and welcoming. Guest AccessThe Cottages are situated in lovely peaceful grounds, surrounded by beautiful farmland. There is plenty of room for guests to park their cars and dogs can be accommodated in the cottages by arrangement. Interaction with GuestsLiz is on hand to help with any queries (or to leave you in peace to enjoy your break.) Check-in is usually after three in the afternoon, and guests are asked to leave by 10 in the morning of departure, although we can usually accommodate other arrangements if made in advance. Other Things to NoteWe are within an hour of Edinburgh and Newcastle by road, or by train from Berwick upon Tweed.
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The SpaceFantastic Self Catering Furnished Guest Rooms. 4 Double Bedrooms and One Single Bedroom available to rent individually. Free WiFi. Large shared bathrooms with power shower and roll top bath. Kitchen with everything you will need. Parking and eating places on your doorstep. Guest AccessGuest can use the fully equipped kitchen with cooker hob and one, microwave, fridge freezer, plates, cutlery, everything you have at home is here to use!!! Large Character Bathrooms and utility room with washing machine. These are budget rooms with lost of extra facilities which makes them better than any hotel !!! Interaction with GuestsGuest can get access to their Self Catering Rooms by contacting the owner only ON THE DAY YOU ARRIVE to get a room number and get details of entry through a key box. The owner is available to ask questions throughout your stay. The NeighborhoodThe rooms are in the town centre. Right next to everything you will need. i.e. shops, restaurants, take-aways and parking. The rooms are very quiet with fantastic town location. Getting AroundBuses are available in the town going North and South to Berwick. There is a train station at Berwick upon Tweed. Other Things to NoteFree parking. Free wifi. Free use of kitchen.
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1br Home/Apartment
  • Wifi
  • Pets Allowed
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The SpaceGarden Cottage is a stylish holiday cottage for two located in the Scottish Borders. It can be found at the West Gate of Wedderburn Castle, just outside the village of Duns. The historic cottage has recently been renovated in a contemporary style and offers the privacy and quiet of the countryside, along with the convenience of being close to a pretty market town. The comfortable sitting room has a huge stone fireplace with wood-burning stove as its focal point. Entertainment is provided through a large flat-screen television with satellite channels and there is also free Wi-fi. The dining-kitchen is a bright room with French doors offering views across a spacious private lawn and fully-equipped with a wide variety of culinary essentials. The wooden flooring throughout the ground floor of the cottage provides a warm, atmospheric feel, and all floorboards were cut from a single ancient ash tree that grew beside the castle and fell during a storm. The bedroom has a king-size bed and a full height window framing views of Wedderburn Castle and across the countryside. The chic limestone bathroom has a 1.9m bath with shower. Garden Cottage has a spacious private walled garden that allows guests the option of sunbathing, alfresco dining, BBQs and relaxing in the fresh air. It is also ideal for those trying to keep an eye on infants and young toddlers. The cottage has parking at the door. Guest AccessThe entire cottage is yours throughout your stay. Interaction with GuestsWe like to leave our guests to enjoy their holiday in peace. Check-in is any time after 4pm and we leave the key in a safe place for you to pick up at any time that suits your travel plans. We send you extensive information about the local area in advance of your stay and answer any questions in advance. We provide all of our telephone numbers in case of emergency and you may see us and other staff around the castle grounds but we tend not to wish to interrupt your precious relaxation time.
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1br Home/Apartment
  • Wifi
  • Pets Allowed
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The SpaceGroom's Cottage is a self-catering cottage in the Scottish Borders. This charming vintage-inspired holiday rental is set in the Georgian stables at Wedderburn Castle and offers traditional style with modern comforts. It is located in the countryside, but is just over a mile from the pretty village of Duns. Downstairs there is a sitting/kitchen/dining area with open fireplace, flat-screen television, DVD player and a pine dining table. The kitchen has a hob, oven, microwave and washing machine. The stunning tiles on the floor were salvaged from the old dairy at nearby Paxton House and the space is full of character. Upstairs there is a comfortable double bedroom with adjoining bathroom with a romantic roll-top bath. The cosy cottage has 24-hour oil central heating and hot water. The cottage has a garden outside as well as parking. It is surrounded by the grounds of Wedderburn Castle and you are welcome to walk around the glorious parkland and woodland on the estate. Groom's Cottage is a great base to explore the Scottish Borders and North Northumberland. To the East there are dramatic coastal walks at Coldingham and St Abbs as well as beaches and soem great diving. To the West there are country houses, ruined abbeys and hills. To the North you can find Edinburgh (just an hour's drive away) and East Lothian, while to the South you can visit Berwick-upon-Tweed, Holy Island, Alnwick Castle and the sights of Northumberland. There are a large number of walks close to the cottage and it is also well located for Borders cycle routes. There is a golf course within two miles and lots of others within an easy drive. There is also a golf driving range within walking distance. Groom's Cottage is a cosy country retreat in a unique location. We welcome well-behaved dogs. Guest AccessGuests have access to Grooms Cottage and the surrounding garden. They are welcome to walk in the grounds and around the estate of Wedderburn Castle. We would only ask that they do not use the lawns or drives immediately around the castle if there is a wedding or event taking place. Interaction with GuestsWe like to leave our guests to enjoy their holiday in peace. Check-in is any time after 4pm and we leave the key in a safe place for you to pick up at any time that suits your travel plans. We send you extensive information about the local area in advance of your stay and answer any questions in advance. You may see us around the castle grounds but we tend not to wish to interrupt your precious relaxation time.
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3br Home/Apartment
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  • Pets Allowed
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The SpaceThe West Lodge is a recently-renovated self-catering holiday cottage in the Scottish Borders. Thought to originally date from around 1820 the lodge combines historic charm with modern comforts and stylish decoration. The West Lodge holiday rental offers the privacy and quiet of the countryside, along with the convenience of being close to the pretty market town of Duns. The West Lodge is also situated within easy driving distance of a number of historical towns and sites including Berwick-upon-Tweed, Edinburgh, Holy Island, Alnwick Castle, Floors Castle, Mellerstain, Manderston, Chillingham Castle and many of the Borders abbeys. Other nearby attractions in the area include stunning beaches such as Coldingham and Bamburgh, fishing on the Tweed and Whiteadder, a choice of marked cycle routes and golf on a selection of local courses. There is also a golf driving range and children's soft play area within easy walking distance. The West Lodge has a stunning double-height kitchen and sitting area, located in the oldest part of the building and complete with original wooden beams and an oversized dressed stone fireplace with wood-burning stove. The kitchen offers a spacious cooking area and is prefect for family meals around the pine dining table. The seating area has a number of comfortable sofas and chairs positioned around the fireplace. There is also a flat-screen television with digital channels and a DVD player. The adjacent glazed sunroom looks across the surrounding lawns and woodland. This space is perfect for reading and relaxing and leads to the newly-created bedroom wing of the West Lodge. In the bedroom wing there are two double bedrooms – both with king-sized beds – and one bedroom with twin beds. All of the bedrooms and the three bathrooms are decorated in a contemporary style and appointed to the highest standard. The West Lodge is situated at the West Gate of the grounds of Wedderburn Castle. It is surrounded by formal parkland, private driveways and woodland offering attractive walks and views of the Cheviot hills. The lodge has a private lawn with garden furniture, making it the perfect spot to relax in the sunshine or have a BBQ in summer. There is parking for the lodge directly outside which is suitable for several cars. A high chair and travel cot are available by prior arrangement. Hampers and catering are available subject to pre-ordering Linen change and cleaning service provided on a weekly basis or by arrangement West Lodge can be booked with a number of other properties on the Wedderburn Estate including Keeper's Cottage and Garden Cottage (please see listings) Pets welcome by arrangement. Guest AccessThe entire cottage. You can also enjoy the lawn outside the cottage, which has outdoor furniture. You are welcome to walk around the picturesque driveways and grounds of Wedderburn Castle. Interaction with GuestsWe like to leave our guests to enjoy their holiday in peace. Check-in is any time after 4pm and we leave the key in a safe place for you to pick up at any time that suits your travel plans. We send you extensive information about the local area in advance of your stay and answer any questions in advance. We provide all of our telephone numbers in case of emergency and you may see us and other staff around the castle grounds but we tend not to wish to interrupt your precious relaxation time. The NeighborhoodLovely walks, fantastic cycle routes, a vibrant market town with some lovely local shops. A soft play area for children and golf driving range within walking distance of the lodge. Many historic houses and places of interest within a short drive. Getting AroundWe would advise having a car during your stay. The nearest rail station is Berwick-upon-Tweed which is 20 minutes away. Berwick is on the East Coast and Cross Country lines.
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10br Home/Apartment
    The SpaceToday the castle remains a private family house, available for exclusive fully serviced weekend, mid-week or weekly rentals. Restored and continually maintained to the highest standard, every original feature is retained, and can be appreciated as intended. All of the modern comforts that one would expect are successfully incorporated without detracting from the character of the house and the relaxed atmosphere which visitors continually comment upon and enjoy so much. Weekend Price List May to September 1 night for £5500 or 2 nights for £7950. October to April 1 night for £4850 or 2 nights for £7250. Please enquire for Christmas and New Year rates. Includes all reception rooms and 12 bedrooms for up to 26 resident guests. Having arrived at the covered porch you enter the stone flagged Stair Hall. Twin stone staircases converge at an Ionic portico that opens onto the Gallery. The Dining Room has a great twenty-four seat oak table. It was actually constructed in the room in 1897 and has been here ever since. In the evening dinner can be held lit by candles before the log fire, and if the other tables in the room are used, up to 50 guests can comfortably be seated to dine. The Drawing Room is the same size as the Dining Room, and with its many comfortable chairs and sofas, as well as a baby grand piano, provides an elegant setting for an evening beside the fire. The Morning Room is in the East wing. An oval room, it has bay windows looking east down the lime avenue across the fertile farmland of the Tweed Valley to the Cheviot Hills in Northumberland. Beyond the Morning Room lies the Ballroom. This magnificent room is the largest in the castle. It has two great crystal chandeliers and can be used for wedding ceremonies, receptions, dances or seminars. Up to 92 guests can comfortably be seated to dinner using our own banqueting chairs and tables. There is also a Billiard room with full size table. The castle has 14 bedrooms, all completely individual with original period furnishing. Guests are always struck by the size of each room and their huge windows with distant views. Up to twenty-two adults and six children are comfortably accommodated in 12 principal bedrooms. There are eight bedrooms on the second floor and one on the third, with three further principal bedrooms on the ground floor. Of these, nine have en suite bath or shower rooms, and all have their own basin. Two have octagonal turret rooms for children. On the second floor there are also two shower rooms. All of the bedrooms are heated, spacious and comfortably furnished. If required, there are also two single bedrooms in the dining room and drawing room turrets. These are elegant octagonal rooms, but due to their distance from a bathroom these are not considered to be principal bedrooms. Guest AccessGood food is central to any occasion, and this is reflected by the standard of catering offered. The head chef will personally consult with you on your exact requirements, and will endeavour to incorporate any special requests you may have. The Scottish Borders offer a huge natural variety of fresh produce, notably salmon from the river Tweed and seafood from the fishing port of Eyemouth, together with excellent Scotch beef and venison. Fresh local produce is used wherever possible. Catering rates (per person) Canapés: from £10.50 to £15 Formal Banquet (3 courses and coffee & chocolates): from £45.00 to £55 Afternoon tea: £15.00 Cheese course: £9.50 Late snack or service of your own cheese: £6.00 Breakfast (inclusive for up to 26): £14.00 Additional courses and any other catering element by arrangement. Drinks You have three options for the supply of drink here at Home Castle: Option 1: Unlicensed private party. You order all alcohol and soft drink from merchants of your choice and they serve it according to your reception/dinner/bar schedule. Flat rate drinks service/corkage charge £10.00 per person, per evening. Option 2: Licensed party. All reception/dinner/bar drinks are purchased from the castle. No drinks service charges apply. Option 3: Licensed party with reduced corkage of £5.00 per bottle for reception wines/Champagne and dinner wine/Champagne that you order from a merchant of your choice. All other drinks may be purchased from the bar. All the above rates include VAT at 20%. All rates, terms and services may be subject to change without notice. Catering prices include all associated waiting staff, table cloths, table ware, banquet furniture and chair covers. The NeighborhoodThe castle is one mile South East of Duns in the eastern Scottish Borders, probably the most accessible part of rural Scotland. The castle stands at the end of a smooth 500 yard private drive in an area of beautifully maintained woodland and grass parks, with distant views to the Cheviot hills. The location is completely rural - there is absolutely no traffic noise and your privacy is assured. The dramatic cliffs, coves and castles of the coast are fifteen miles to the East, whilst two miles to the North the rich farmland of the Tweed valley changes abruptly to the moorland landscape of the Lammermuir Hills. The Scottish Borders and Northumberland are rich in historic towns, castles and houses to visit, and this rural setting is packed with opportunities for activities such as cycling, walking, golf, shooting and fishing. Should you choose to stay at the castle, there is a billiard room, table tennis or croquet on the lawn during the summer. In the grass park, anything from a clay pigeon shoot to a full Highland Games can be arranged. Any activity suitable for the castle or grounds can be arranged. Bands and pipers may be hired and the ballroom is an excellent place to hold a ceilidh, or any other dancing. There is a billiard room with full-size table and table tennis. Outside, anything from an informal game of croquet on the lawn to clay pigeon shooting to a full Highland Games can be held. Should you choose to venture away from the castle, the Scottish Borders offer endless opportunity for walking, cycling and historic sights. The castle is also within easy reach of many excellent golf courses (Duns course is only 2 miles away), historic towns, country houses and castles. In season, excellent shooting and fishing is available locally by arrangement. Getting AroundNearest Airport: Edinburgh (91-100 km) Nearest Ferry port: Rosyth (Over 100 km) Other Things to NoteWhat Oliver loves… - Magnificent exterior, exquisite interiors – a prime example of a castle of its kind, now renovated to include luxurious modern comforts - Relaxed country house atmosphere; a castle that you can make your own - Delicious food cooked by an in-house chef What you should know… - An hour from the centre of Edinburgh – so a fairly pricy taxi ride late at night - Self-catering is not permitted due to the in house chef
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      This large bungalow is located on a hillside, one mile above the village of Swinton in the Scottish Borders, sleeping 8 people in 4 bedrooms. Gerrick Cottage is a large bungalow, set on a hillside next to the owner's working arable farm, one mile above the village of Swinton in the Scottish Borders. The cottage sleeps eight people in four bedrooms - one super king-size double with en-suite bath, separate shower, basin and WC and three super king-size doubles which are zip and link, meaning they can be made up as twins if desired. The property also contains a bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC, and a wet room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. The living accommodation consists of a fitted kitchen with dining area, utility room, sitting room and large conservatory with French doors to the rear patio. Outside is ample off road parking, along with a lawned garden to the front and side with furniture and BBQ. With the amenities of Swinton just a mile away, with footpath access, and with a number of Borders towns and villages to discover within easy reach, Gerrick Cottage makes a great Borders cottage for a group of family or friends. Amenities: Biomass central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi, selection of books. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request (no cot bedding provided). Ample off road parking. Lawned garden to front and side with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 6 miles, pub and restaurant 1 mile. Note: Biomass heating uses straw from the farm. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: Swinton is a village in the Scottish Borders, 5 miles north of Coldstream and 7 miles from Duns. The area offers stately homes and castles, golf, fishing (including salmon) and walking. Scotland's east coast beaches are within driving distance as is the city of Edinburgh. Additional amenities include: cooker. This property does not accept short breaks. All prices are inclusive of the booking fee. This large bungalow is located on a hillside, one mile above the village of Swinton in the Scottish Borders, sleeping 8 people in 4 bedrooms. Gerrick Cottage is a large bungalow, set on a hillside next to the owner's working arable farm, one mile above the village of Swinton in the Scottish Borders. The cottage sleeps eight people in four bedrooms - one super king-size double with en-suite bath, separate shower, basin and WC and three super king-size doubles which are zip and link, meaning they can be made up as twins if desired. The property also contains a bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC, and a wet room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. The living accommodation consists of a fitted kitchen with dining area, utility room, sitting room and large conservatory with French doors to the rear patio. Outside is ample off road parking, along with a lawned garden to the front and side with furniture and BBQ. With the amenities of Swinton just a mile away, with footpath access, and with a number of Borders towns and villages to discover within easy reach, Gerrick Cottage makes a great Borders cottage for a group of family or friends. Amenities: Biomass central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi, selection of books. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request (no cot bedding provided). Ample off road parking. Lawned garden to front and side with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 6 miles, pub and restaurant 1 mile. Note: Biomass heating uses straw from the farm. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: Swinton is a village in the Scottish Borders, 5 miles north of Coldstream and 7 miles from Duns. The area offers stately homes and castles, golf, fishing (including salmon) and walking. Scotland's east coast beaches are within driving distance as is the city of Edinburgh. Additional amenities include: cooker.
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      1br cottage
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      Garden Cottage is a stylish holiday cottage for two located at the West Gate of Wedderburn Castle. The historic cottage has recently been renovated in a contemporary style and offers the privacy and quiet of the countryside, along with the convenience of being close to the pretty market town of Duns. The comfortable sitting room has a huge stone fireplace with wood-burning stove as its focal point. Entertainment is provided through a large flat-screen television with Sky channels and there is also free Wi-fi. The dining-kitchen is a bright room with French doors offering views across a spacious private lawn and fully-equipped with a wide variety of culinary essentials. The wooden flooring throughout the ground floor of the cottage provides a warm, atmospheric feel, and all floorboards were cut from a single ancient ash tree that grew beside the castle and fell during a storm. The bedroom has a king-size bed and a full height window framing views of Wedderburn Castle and across the countryside. The chic limestone bathroom has a 1.9m bath with shower. Garden Cottage has a spacious private walled garden that allows guests the option of sunbathing, alfresco dining, BBQs and relaxing in the fresh air. It is also ideal for those trying to keep an eye on infants and young toddlers. The cottage has parking at the door.
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      2br house
      • Pets Allowed
      Keeper's Cottage is a stylish holiday rental property situated in the former stables at Wedderburn Castle. The cottage has recently been renovated to a high standard. Features include a spacious farmhouse-style dining-kitchen with a large table for family meals, stone walls, fireplace with decorative range and a fully-equipped modern kitchen. There is free Wifi in the cottage. The sitting room has a stone fireplace with wood-burning stove, large flat-screen television and comfortable sofas for kicking back in front of the fire. There are wooden floorboards and antique floor tiles throughout the ground floor of the cottage, with the floorboards cut from a single ancient ash tree that grew beside the castle and fell in a storm. The first floor has two bedrooms: one double and another that can be used as a double or twin room. The double bedroom has an oak bed and en-suite bathroom with luxurious 1.8m bath and rain shower, limestone tiling and wooden floors. The second bedroom has a private bathroom with antique roll-top bath for long soaks after country walks. There is also a large, comfortable sofa bed in the sitting room that can accommodate two guests.
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      1br house
      • Pets Allowed
      Groom's Cottage is a self-catering cottage in the Scottish Borders. This charming vintage-inspired holiday rental is set in the Georgian stables at Wedderburn Castle and offers traditional style with modern comforts. Downstairs there is a sitting/kitchen/dining area with open fireplace, flat-screen television, DVD player and a pine dining table. The stunning tiles on the floor were salvaged from the old dairy at nearby Paxton House and the space is full of character. Upstairs there is a comfortable double bedroom with adjoining bathroom with a romantic roll-top bath. The cosy cottage has 24-hour oil central heating and hot water. The cottage has a garden outside as well as parking. It is surrounded by the grounds of Wedderburn Castle and you are welcome to walk around the glorious parkland and woodland on the estate. Groom's Cottage is a great base to explore the Scottish Borders and North Northumberland. To the East there are dramatic coastal walks at Coldingham and St Abbs as well as beaches and some great diving. To the West there are country houses, ruined abbeys and hills. To the North you can find Edinburgh (just an hour's drive away) and East Lothian, while to the South you can visit Berwick-upon-Tweed, Holy Island, Alnwick Castle and the sights of Northumberland. There are a large number of walks close to the cottage and it is also well located for Borders cycle routes. There is a golf course within two miles and lots of others within an easy drive. There is also a golf driving range within walking distance. Groom's Cottage is a cosy country retreat in a unique location.
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      1br house
      • Pets Allowed
      This semi-detached, stone-built cottage converted from a stable block is on the main street of the village of Chirnside and can sleep two people. The Coach House was originally built as a stable block. Constructed from stone, it has been converted to offer accommodation for 2 people; a haven for couples looking to spend some time together. The cottage has been decorated in a warm and inviting style and has its own front patio on which to enjoy a glass of wine in the summer months. Although there is parking available, the local shop and pub are a mere 2 minutes away on foot. In addition, oil-fired central heating throughout the cottage means that you can enjoy all that the region has to offer at any time of year. Amenities: Eco-friendly wood pellet central heating. Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, TV, DVD, CD/radio, broadband WiFi access available. Fuel & power inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking. Small front patio area with furniture & BBQ. Sorry, no smoking. One well-behaved pet welcome. Shop & pub 2 mins walk. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: Chirnside takes its name from the ancient Cairn that stood on a hill to the east of the village. It is perched on the ridge between the historic, walled town of Berwick-on-Tweed and Duns, overlooking the Tweed Valley and the distant Cheviots. The village itself is incredibly picturesque and prides itself on its many beautiful gardens. 8 miles away, you'll find the glorious, sandy beaches of Coldingham and Eyemouth, with its working harbour. Nearby attractions also include Maderston, Mellerstain, Paxton House and Ayton Castle. The grounds of the Hirsel ad Duns Castle Estate are also open to the public, as is St Abbs Head; a nature reserve run by the National Trust. The River Tweed provides fantastic opportunities for fishermen, walkers and bird-watchers and there is much evidence of the region's historic and turbulent past to be found in the spectacular countryside. Additional amenities include: cooker. Please note the price advertised is an estimate only. Whilst we hope that this estimate is as accurate as possible, it can not be guaranteed. Rates may change depending on season, changeover day, length of stay and other considerations. Additional fees may also apply; Please contact Sykes Cottages to confirm the actual price. This semi-detached, stone-built cottage converted from a stable block is on the main street of the village of Chirnside and can sleep two people. The Coach House was originally built as a stable block. Constructed from stone, it has been converted to offer accommodation for 2 people; a haven for couples looking to spend some time together. The cottage has been decorated in a warm and inviting style and has its own front patio on which to enjoy a glass of wine in the summer months. Although there is parking available, the local shop and pub are a mere 2 minutes away on foot. In addition, oil-fired central heating throughout the cottage means that you can enjoy all that the region has to offer at any time of year. Amenities: Eco-friendly wood pellet central heating. Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, TV, DVD, CD/radio, broadband WiFi access available. Fuel & power inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking. Small front patio area with furniture & BBQ. Sorry, no smoking. One well-behaved pet welcome. Shop & pub 2 mins walk. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: Chirnside takes its name from the ancient Cairn that stood on a hill to the east of the village. It is perched on the ridge between the historic, walled town of Berwick-on-Tweed and Duns, overlooking the Tweed Valley and the distant Cheviots. The village itself is incredibly picturesque and prides itself on its many beautiful gardens. 8 miles away, you'll find the glorious, sandy beaches of Coldingham and Eyemouth, with its working harbour. Nearby attractions also include Maderston, Mellerstain, Paxton House and Ayton Castle. The grounds of the Hirsel ad Duns Castle Estate are also open to the public, as is St Abbs Head; a nature reserve run by the National Trust. The River Tweed provides fantastic opportunities for fishermen, walkers and bird-watchers and there is much evidence of the region's historic and turbulent past to be found in the spectacular countryside. Additional amenities include: cooker.
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      12br house
        The property is a privately owned Scottish castle that uniquely combines private home and exclusive use luxury venues. The castle has full licensing as a wedding venue and is equally suitable for corporate events, private stays and parties. This historic 14th century castle is situated in the heart of the rolling hills, fields and trees of the beautiful Scottish Borders on the edge of a little market town. The castle itself is totally secluded in 1200 acres of grounds, yet conveniently, shops, bars and restaurants are within walking distance. The family have owned the Castle since 1696, and along with their dedicated staff welcome guests to their home, which retains a very intimate and personal feel in spite of its historic grandeur and furnishings. The main Castle sleeps up to 25 but ancillary houses sleeping up to a further 25 are also available. Groups of up to 60 may be seated to dine in the great hall. There are ample grounds for marquees, sporting and leisure activities.Guide PriceDinner, bed & breakfast is ÂŁ150 per person per night.Bed & breakfast is ÂŁ110 per person per night.PLEASE NOTE: This can not be booked online using the availability calendar, please use the 'contact owner' button to obtain a quote. Additional amenities include: game room, ideal for kids, lots to see: outstanding landscapes, stag/hen parties allowed, ideal for celebrations / party house, indoor games, tennis court on site, walkable village/town, conference facilities, high chair(s), gated/fenced grounds, cot(s), lots to do: outdoor pursuit & activities, ideal for teens, heating, lots to visit: tourist towns & villages, rural location, golf course nearby, stalking/hunting, walking/hiking paths, caretaker/owner lives on site, fishing, coastal, walkable pub/restaurant. The castle is superbly set within a 1,200 acre estate just half an hour's drive from sandy beaches, and is perfectly positioned to make the most of a holiday in Scotland's Border country. The sea is about 16 miles away at the ancient fortified town and fishing port of Berwick-Upon-Tweed. The Tweed is one of Scotland's premier salmon rivers. Close by are the old fishing villages of Eyemouth, Cove, and Coldingham. The shore at Berwick is predominantly rocky but north of the pier at Spittal is a sandy beach sheltered from the strong tidal currents by an offshore reef. In shore, between the reef and the beach, there is safe bathing. An hour's drive to the north-east of the Castle lies Edinburgh with its fine shops, magnificent architecture, fascinating museums and many good restaurants and bars. The ancient abbey towns of Kelso, Melrose and Jedburgh are within easy driving distance, and there are several well-known East Coast golf courses in the vicinity - the nearest in the town itself, which has an 18 hole course as well as tennis, a swimming pool and a sports centre. Things to do- Golf: there are several well known East coast courses in the area, and the town itself has an 18-hole course of good standing.- Beautiful woodland and hills for walks.- Tennis Court (and Billiards Room by special arrangement) within the grounds.- Shooting and Fishing can be arranged locally.- Horseback riding is available locally.- Off-road Driving - Ronnie Dale 4x4.- Falconry – on castle estate. - A number of stately homes in the area to visit.- The ancient Abbey towns of Kelso, Melrose and Jedburgh are within easy reach.- The woollen mills of the Tweed Valley for Cashmere shopping.- Pipers, dancers, beating the retreat, mini highland games, other Scottish traditions and fireworks can be organised on request. Contact Oliver's VIP Concierge to arrange.
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        12br house
          Welcome to Home Castle. The castle has belonged to the same family for almost 600 years. The present house was built in 1785 and incorporates the walls of a much older castle. Today the castle remains a private family house, available for exclusive fully serviced weekend, mid-week or weekly rentals. Restored and continually maintained to the highest standard, every original feature is retained, and can be appreciated as intended. All of the modern comforts that one would expect are successfully incorporated without detracting from the character of the house and the relaxed atmosphere which visitors continually comment upon and enjoy so much. Weekend Price ListMay to September1 night for £5500 or 2 nights for £7950. October to April1 night for £4850 or 2 nights for £7250.Please enquire for Christmas and New Year rates.Includes all reception rooms and 12 bedrooms for up to 26 resident guests. Cottages: Within the grounds of the castle are 4 self catering cottages (to sleep 2, 2, 4 and 6 guests respectively) that can be hired in conjunction with the castle for large groups of up to 42. Additional amenities include: game room, ideal for kids, lots to see: outstanding landscapes, stag/hen parties allowed, ideal for celebrations / party house, indoor games, walkable village/town, conference facilities, high chair(s), gated/fenced grounds, cot(s), lots to do: outdoor pursuit & activities, ideal for teens, ground floor bed & bath, heating, wi-fi/internet access, lots to visit: tourist towns & villages, rural location, golf course nearby, stalking/hunting, walking/hiking paths, caretaker/owner lives on site, fishing, coastal, walkable pub/restaurant. The castle is one mile South East of Duns in the eastern Scottish Borders, probably the most accessible part of rural Scotland. The castle stands at the end of a smooth 500 yard private drive in an area of beautifully maintained woodland and grass parks, with distant views to the Cheviot hills. The location is completely rural - there is absolutely no traffic noise and your privacy is assured. The dramatic cliffs, coves and castles of the coast are fifteen miles to the East, whilst two miles to the North the rich farmland of the Tweed valley changes abruptly to the moorland landscape of the Lammermuir Hills. The Scottish Borders and Northumberland are rich in historic towns, castles and houses to visit, and this rural setting is packed with opportunities for activities such as cycling, walking, golf, shooting and fishing. Should you choose to stay at the castle, there is a billiard room, table tennis or croquet on the lawn during the summer. In the grass park, anything from a clay pigeon shoot to a full Highland Games can be arranged. Any activity suitable for the castle or grounds can be arranged. Bands and pipers may be hired and the ballroom is an excellent place to hold a ceilidh, or any other dancing. There is a billiard room with full-size table and table tennis. Outside, anything from an informal game of croquet on the lawn to clay pigeon shooting to a full Highland Games can be held. Should you choose to venture away from the castle, the Scottish Borders offer endless opportunity for walking, cycling and historic sights. The castle is also within easy reach of many excellent golf courses (Duns course is only 2 miles away), historic towns, country houses and castles. In season, excellent shooting and fishing is available locally by arrangement.
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          21br house
            Welcome to Home Castle. The castle has belonged to the same family for almost 600 years. The present house was built in 1785 and incorporates the walls of a much older castle. Today the castle remains a private family house, available for exclusive fully serviced weekend, mid-week or weekly rentals. Restored and continually maintained to the highest standard, every original feature is retained, and can be appreciated as intended. All of the modern comforts that one would expect are successfully incorporated without detracting from the character of the house and the relaxed atmosphere which visitors continually comment upon and enjoy so much. Weekend Price ListMay to September1 night for £7835 or 2 nights for £10285. October to April 1 night for £6795 or 2 nights for £9195.Please enquire for Christmas and New Year rates. Includes all reception rooms and 12 bedrooms for up to 26 residents in the castle and all self catering cottages within the grounds. Additional amenities include: game room, ideal for kids, lots to see: outstanding landscapes, stag/hen parties allowed, ideal for celebrations / party house, indoor games, walkable village/town, conference facilities, high chair(s), gated/fenced grounds, cot(s), lots to do: outdoor pursuit & activities, ideal for teens, ground floor bed & bath, heating, lots to visit: tourist towns & villages, rural location, golf course nearby, stalking/hunting, walking/hiking paths, wine tasting, caretaker/owner lives on site, fishing, coastal, walkable pub/restaurant. The castle is one mile South East of Duns in the eastern Scottish Borders, probably the most accessible part of rural Scotland. The castle stands at the end of a smooth 500 yard private drive in an area of beautifully maintained woodland and grass parks, with distant views to the Cheviot hills. The location is completely rural - there is absolutely no traffic noise and your privacy is assured. The dramatic cliffs, coves and castles of the coast are fifteen miles to the East, whilst two miles to the North the rich farmland of the Tweed valley changes abruptly to the moorland landscape of the Lammermuir Hills. The Scottish Borders and Northumberland are rich in historic towns, castles and houses to visit, and this rural setting is packed with opportunities for activities such as cycling, walking, golf, shooting and fishing. Should you choose to stay at the castle, there is a billiard room, table tennis or croquet on the lawn during the summer. In the grass park, anything from a clay pigeon shoot to a full Highland Games can be arranged. Any activity suitable for the castle or grounds can be arranged. Bands and pipers may be hired and the ballroom is an excellent place to hold a ceilidh, or any other dancing. There is a billiard room with full-size table and table tennis. Outside, anything from an informal game of croquet on the lawn to clay pigeon shooting to a full Highland Games can be held. Should you choose to venture away from the castle, the Scottish Borders offer endless opportunity for walking, cycling and historic sights. The castle is also within easy reach of many excellent golf courses (Duns course is only 2 miles away), historic towns, country houses and castles. In season, excellent shooting and fishing is available locally by arrangement.
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            3br house
            • Pets Allowed
            This pretty three bedroom property on the Scottish borders is able to sleep up to seven people in spacious comfort. This pretty holiday cottage apartment is located in a wonderful, elevated position overlooking the Tweed Valley. With stunning views towards of the Cheviot Hills, this Victorian, detached stone built cottage is situated on the main street of Chirnside village. With accommodation composed of a double, twin and bunk bedroom, a fitted kitchen with dining area and spacious lounge, this property makes an excellent destination for a group of friends or a large family. Outside, visitors have use of an enclosed garden with barbecue and furniture. Amenities: Eco-friendly wood pellet central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Off road parking for 1 car in front of wrought iron gates, plus free roadside parking. Enclosed garden with furniture and BBQ accessed via wrought iron gates. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1 min walk, pub 3 mins walk. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: Set in an elevated position overlooking the River Tweed, the village of Chirnside boasts stunning views across the magnificent Cheviot Hills. This ancient settlement's history can be easily seen throughout the town and monuments include a 16th Century dovecote as well as a parish church, believed to date back to the 12th Century. Every summer, Chirnside plays host to the Jim Clark Rally, the only 'closed roads' race on mainland Britain whilst just nine miles away the Elizabethan coastal town of Berwick offers excellent shopping and dining facilities as well as an arts centre. Other activities in the local area include fishing, golf and riding, whilst the nearby resort of Spittal provides sandy beaches and seaside walks. With Edinburgh, Northumbria, and Holy Island within easy reach, this is an excellent holiday spot full of varied activities. Additional amenities include: cooker. Please note the price advertised is an estimate only. Whilst we hope that this estimate is as accurate as possible, it can not be guaranteed. Rates may change depending on season, changeover day, length of stay and other considerations. Additional fees may also apply; Please contact Sykes Cottages to confirm the actual price. This pretty three bedroom property on the Scottish borders is able to sleep up to seven people in spacious comfort. This pretty holiday cottage apartment is located in a wonderful, elevated position overlooking the Tweed Valley. With stunning views towards of the Cheviot Hills, this Victorian, detached stone built cottage is situated on the main street of Chirnside village. With accommodation composed of a double, twin and bunk bedroom, a fitted kitchen with dining area and spacious lounge, this property makes an excellent destination for a group of friends or a large family. Outside, visitors have use of an enclosed garden with barbecue and furniture. Amenities: Eco-friendly wood pellet central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Off road parking for 1 car in front of wrought iron gates, plus free roadside parking. Enclosed garden with furniture and BBQ accessed via wrought iron gates. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1 min walk, pub 3 mins walk. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: Set in an elevated position overlooking the River Tweed, the village of Chirnside boasts stunning views across the magnificent Cheviot Hills. This ancient settlement's history can be easily seen throughout the town and monuments include a 16th Century dovecote as well as a parish church, believed to date back to the 12th Century. Every summer, Chirnside plays host to the Jim Clark Rally, the only 'closed roads' race on mainland Britain whilst just nine miles away the Elizabethan coastal town of Berwick offers excellent shopping and dining facilities as well as an arts centre. Other activities in the local area include fishing, golf and riding, whilst the nearby resort of Spittal provides sandy beaches and seaside walks. With Edinburgh, Northumbria, and Holy Island within easy reach, this is an excellent holiday spot full of varied activities. Additional amenities include: cooker.
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            2br house
            • Pets Allowed
            This semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders and can sleep four people in two bedrooms. Gardener's Cottage is a semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location with woodland views in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders. With one double and one twin bedroom (with ensuite facilities) and a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep four people. The cottage also contains an open plan living area with a small fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting room with electric fire. Outside the cottage is off road parking for two cars, a small, enclosed patio with garden furniture and access to shared grounds. With the addition of two further cottages in the grounds, Gardener's Cottage can sleep a total of ten people in this beautiful region of Southern Scotland. Amenities: Night storage heaters with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, video, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Off road parking for 3 cars. Small, enclosed patio with furniture, access to shared grounds. Three well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1.5 miles, pub 1 mile. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: The village of Chirnside occupies an elevated position overlooking the River Tweed and offers stunning views across the magnificent Cheviot Hills. A number of interesting landmarks depict the village's long history, including a 16th Century dovecot and a beautiful parish church, believed to date back to the 12th Century. Each summer, the Jim Clark Rally, the only 'closed roads' race on mainland Britain, takes place in and around Chirnside as a memorial to the village's home born champion. Just 9 miles away lies the charming, coastal town of Berwick, boasting narrow streets enclosed within Elizabethan walls, excellent shopping and dining facilities and an interesting arts centre. The local area affords fantastic fishing, golf and riding opportunities and a fun-packed leisure centre, whilst the nearby resort of Spittal offers soft, sandy beaches, ideal for a relaxing afternoon. Additional amenities include: cooker. Please note the price advertised is an estimate only. Whilst we hope that this estimate is as accurate as possible, it can not be guaranteed. Rates may change depending on season, changeover day, length of stay and other considerations. Additional fees may also apply; Please contact Sykes Cottages to confirm the actual price. This semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders and can sleep four people in two bedrooms. Gardener's Cottage is a semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location with woodland views in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders. With one double and one twin bedroom (with ensuite facilities) and a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep four people. The cottage also contains an open plan living area with a small fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting room with electric fire. Outside the cottage is off road parking for two cars, a small, enclosed patio with garden furniture and access to shared grounds. With the addition of two further cottages in the grounds, Gardener's Cottage can sleep a total of ten people in this beautiful region of Southern Scotland. Amenities: Night storage heaters with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, video, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Off road parking for 3 cars. Small, enclosed patio with furniture, access to shared grounds. Three well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1.5 miles, pub 1 mile. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: The village of Chirnside occupies an elevated position overlooking the River Tweed and offers stunning views across the magnificent Cheviot Hills. A number of interesting landmarks depict the village's long history, including a 16th Century dovecot and a beautiful parish church, believed to date back to the 12th Century. Each summer, the Jim Clark Rally, the only 'closed roads' race on mainland Britain, takes place in and around Chirnside as a memorial to the village's home born champion. Just 9 miles away lies the charming, coastal town of Berwick, boasting narrow streets enclosed within Elizabethan walls, excellent shopping and dining facilities and an interesting arts centre. The local area affords fantastic fishing, golf and riding opportunities and a fun-packed leisure centre, whilst the nearby resort of Spittal offers soft, sandy beaches, ideal for a relaxing afternoon. Additional amenities include: cooker.
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            2br house
            • Pets Allowed
            This semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders and can sleep four people in two bedrooms. Groom's Cottage is a semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location with woodland views in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders. With one double and one twin bedroom (with ensuite facilities) and a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep four people. The cottage also contains an open plan living area with a small fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting room with electric fire. Outside the cottage is off road parking for two cars, a small, enclosed patio with garden furniture and access to shared woodland grounds. With the addition of two further cottages in the grounds, Groom's Cottage can sleep a total of ten people in this beautiful region of Southern Scotland. Amenities: Night storage heaters with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, video, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Off road parking for 2 cars. Small, enclosed patio with furniture, access to shared grounds. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1.5 miles, pub 1 mile. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: The village of Chirnside occupies an elevated position overlooking the River Tweed and offers stunning views across the magnificent Cheviot Hills. A number of interesting landmarks depict the village's long history, including a 16th Century dovecot and a beautiful parish church, believed to date back to the 12th Century. Each summer, the Jim Clark Rally, the only 'closed roads' race on mainland Britain, takes place in and around Chirnside as a memorial to the village's home born champion. Just 9 miles away lies the charming, coastal town of Berwick, boasting narrow streets enclosed within Elizabethan walls, excellent shopping and dining facilities and an interesting arts centre. The local area affords fantastic fishing, golf and riding opportunities and a fun-packed leisure centre, whilst the nearby resort of Spittal offers soft, sandy beaches, ideal for a relaxing afternoon. Additional amenities include: cooker. Please note the price advertised is an estimate only. Whilst we hope that this estimate is as accurate as possible, it can not be guaranteed. Rates may change depending on season, changeover day, length of stay and other considerations. Additional fees may also apply; Please contact Sykes Cottages to confirm the actual price. This semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders and can sleep four people in two bedrooms. Groom's Cottage is a semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location with woodland views in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders. With one double and one twin bedroom (with ensuite facilities) and a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep four people. The cottage also contains an open plan living area with a small fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting room with electric fire. Outside the cottage is off road parking for two cars, a small, enclosed patio with garden furniture and access to shared woodland grounds. With the addition of two further cottages in the grounds, Groom's Cottage can sleep a total of ten people in this beautiful region of Southern Scotland. Amenities: Night storage heaters with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, video, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Off road parking for 2 cars. Small, enclosed patio with furniture, access to shared grounds. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1.5 miles, pub 1 mile. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: The village of Chirnside occupies an elevated position overlooking the River Tweed and offers stunning views across the magnificent Cheviot Hills. A number of interesting landmarks depict the village's long history, including a 16th Century dovecot and a beautiful parish church, believed to date back to the 12th Century. Each summer, the Jim Clark Rally, the only 'closed roads' race on mainland Britain, takes place in and around Chirnside as a memorial to the village's home born champion. Just 9 miles away lies the charming, coastal town of Berwick, boasting narrow streets enclosed within Elizabethan walls, excellent shopping and dining facilities and an interesting arts centre. The local area affords fantastic fishing, golf and riding opportunities and a fun-packed leisure centre, whilst the nearby resort of Spittal offers soft, sandy beaches, ideal for a relaxing afternoon. Additional amenities include: cooker.
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            1br house
              This semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders and can sleep two people in one bedroom. The Coach House is a semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location with woodland views in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders. With one double bedroom and a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep two people. The cottage also contains a fitted kitchen and a sitting room with a dining area and a woodburning stove. Outside the cottage is off road parking for two cars, a cottage garden with a patio and garden furniture and access to shared grounds. With the addition of two further cottages in the grounds, The Coach House can sleep a total of ten people in this beautiful region of Southern Scotland. Amenities: Oil central heating with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, CD/radio. All fuel and power inc. in rent, additional logs available from log pile when available. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Cottage garden with patio, furniture and BBQ, access to shared grounds. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 1.5 miles, pub 1 mile. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: The village of Chirnside occupies an elevated position overlooking the River Tweed and offers stunning views across the magnificent Cheviot Hills. A number of interesting landmarks depict the village's long history, including a 16th Century dovecot and a beautiful parish church, believed to date back to the 12th Century. Each summer, the Jim Clark Rally, the only 'closed roads' race on mainland Britain, takes place in and around Chirnside as a memorial to the village's home born champion. Just 9 miles away lies the charming, coastal town of Berwick, boasting narrow streets enclosed within Elizabethan walls, excellent shopping and dining facilities and an interesting arts centre. The local area affords fantastic fishing, golf and riding opportunities and a fun-packed leisure centre, whilst the nearby resort of Spittal offers soft, sandy beaches, ideal for a relaxing afternoon. Additional amenities include: cooker. Please note the price advertised is an estimate only. Whilst we hope that this estimate is as accurate as possible, it can not be guaranteed. Rates may change depending on season, changeover day, length of stay and other considerations. Additional fees may also apply; Please contact Sykes Cottages to confirm the actual price. This semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders and can sleep two people in one bedroom. The Coach House is a semi-detached cottage is in a courtyard location with woodland views in the hamlet of Allanton just outside Chirnside in the Scottish Borders. With one double bedroom and a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep two people. The cottage also contains a fitted kitchen and a sitting room with a dining area and a woodburning stove. Outside the cottage is off road parking for two cars, a cottage garden with a patio and garden furniture and access to shared grounds. With the addition of two further cottages in the grounds, The Coach House can sleep a total of ten people in this beautiful region of Southern Scotland. Amenities: Oil central heating with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, CD/radio. All fuel and power inc. in rent, additional logs available from log pile when available. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Cottage garden with patio, furniture and BBQ, access to shared grounds. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 1.5 miles, pub 1 mile. Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain's best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam. Town: The village of Chirnside occupies an elevated position overlooking the River Tweed and offers stunning views across the magnificent Cheviot Hills. A number of interesting landmarks depict the village's long history, including a 16th Century dovecot and a beautiful parish church, believed to date back to the 12th Century. Each summer, the Jim Clark Rally, the only 'closed roads' race on mainland Britain, takes place in and around Chirnside as a memorial to the village's home born champion. Just 9 miles away lies the charming, coastal town of Berwick, boasting narrow streets enclosed within Elizabethan walls, excellent shopping and dining facilities and an interesting arts centre. The local area affords fantastic fishing, golf and riding opportunities and a fun-packed leisure centre, whilst the nearby resort of Spittal offers soft, sandy beaches, ideal for a relaxing afternoon. Additional amenities include: cooker.
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              Excellent
              3 reviews
              2br cottage
                Keeper's Cottage is a self-catering holiday cottage with Wi-Fi in the Scottish Borders situated in the former stables at Wedderburn Castle, close to Duns. It is within easy driving distance of a number of historical towns and sites including Berwick-upon-Tweed, Edinburgh, Holy Island, Alnwick Castle, Floors Castle, Mellerstain, Manderston, Chillingham Castle and many of the Borders abbeys. Other nearby attractions in the area include stunning beaches such as Coldingham and Bamburgh, fishing on the Tweed and Whiteadder and golf on a selection of local courses, as well as a wide variety of rural walks and cycle rides around local natural beauty spots. There is also a golf driving range and children's soft play area within easy walking distance. Keeper's Cottage sleeps four to six people. Rates vary based on the number sharing if more than four people. Two additional guests can be accommodated using a comfortable sofa-bed in the sitting room at an additional charge of £20 per person per night. All linen, towels, heating and electricity included. The per-night price is based on two nights. The per-night price reduces for every night stayed over two nights. At six nights the per-week price applies. Early check-in and late check-out may be possible but must be agreed in writing in advance of you stay. Duns is a thriving market town in the Scottish Borders offering a selection of high-quality local shops – bakery, delicatessen, greengrocer, chemist, coffee and gift shops – and a small supermarket. The nearest station is Berwick-upon-Tweed which is serviced by both the East Coast Mainline and Cross Country trains from the west of the country. The cottages are a 20 minute drive or taxi ride from Berwick-upon-Tweed and cars can easily be rented in Berwick. Edinburgh and Edinburgh airport are also an easy drive from Duns, taking approximately 1hr.
                cottage
                Excellent
                3 reviews
                3br cottage
                  The West Lodge is a recently-renovated self-catering holiday cottage in the Scottish Borders. Thought to originally date from around 1820 the lodge combines historic charm with modern comforts and stylish decoration. The West Lodge holiday rental offers the privacy and quiet of the countryside, along with the convenience of being close to the pretty market town of Duns. The West Lodge is also situated within easy driving distance of a number of historical towns and sites including Berwick-upon-Tweed, Edinburgh, Holy Island, Alnwick Castle, Floors Castle, Mellerstain, Manderston, Chillingham Castle and many of the Borders abbeys. Other nearby attractions in the area include stunning beaches such as Coldingham and Bamburgh, fishing on the Tweed and Whiteadder, a choice of marked cycle routes and golf on a selection of local courses. There is also a golf driving range and children's soft play area within easy walking distance. The per-night price drops for every additional night over two nights. At six nights the per-week rate is applicable. Check-out is 10.30am. Later check-out or early check-in may be possible by arrangement in writing in advance of your stay. Duns is a thriving market town in the Scottish Borders offering a selection of high-quality local shops – bakery, delicatessen, greengrocer, chemist, coffee and gift shops – and a small supermarket. The nearest station is Berwick-upon-Tweed which is serviced by both the East Coast Mainline and Cross Country trains from the west of the country. The cottages are a 20 minute drive or taxi ride from Berwick-upon-Tweed and cars can easily be rented in Berwick. Edinburgh and Edinburgh airport are also an easy drive from Duns, taking approximately 1hr. West Lodge is located in the grounds of Wedderburn Castle, close to Duns in the Scottish Borders. The historic lodge has recently been rebuilt and extended to created a luxurious holiday home that is perfect for both families or couples. Four star Visit Scotland rating
                  cottage
                  Excellent
                  3 reviews
                  1br cottage
                    Garden Cottage a stylish self-catering holiday cottage in the Scottish Borders that has recently been rebuilt to create a contemporary interior within a traditional exterior. It is located at the West Gate of the grounds of Wedderburn Castle in Berwickshire. The self-catering rental offers the privacy and quiet of the countryside, along with the convenience of being close to the pretty market town of Duns. Garden Cottage is also situated within easy driving distance of a number of historical towns and sites including Berwick-upon-Tweed, Edinburgh, Holy Island, Alnwick Castle, Floors Castle, Mellerstain, Manderston, Chillingham Castle and many of the Borders abbeys. Other nearby attractions in the area include stunning beaches such as Coldingham and Bamburgh, fishing on the Tweed and Whiteadder, a choice of marked cycle routes and golf on a selection of local courses. There is also a golf driving range and children's soft play area within easy walking distance. The per-night rate is discounted for every additional night stayed up to six nights, at which point the per-week rate is payable. Please enquire for details. Garden cottage can accommodate a third person on a Z-bed at a cost of £25 per night including towels and linen Duns is a thriving market town in the Scottish Borders offering a selection of high-quality local shops – bakery, delicatessen, greengrocer, chemist, coffee and gift shops – and a small supermarket. The nearest station is Berwick-upon-Tweed which is serviced by both the East Coast Mainline and Cross Country trains from the west of the country. The cottages are a 20 minute drive or taxi ride from Berwick-upon-Tweed and cars can easily be rented in Berwick. Edinburgh and Edinburgh airport are also an easy drive from Duns, taking approximately 1hr. Garden Cottage is a luxurious and romantic self-catering holiday cottage hideaway for two in the Scottish Borders. Set in glorious countryside, it has views across the Berwickshire countryside and the Cheviot Hills. Four star Visit Scotland rating
                    cottage
                    1br cottage
                      Groom's Cottage is a self-catering cottage in the Scottish Borders. This charming vintage-inspired holiday rental is set in the Georgian stables at Wedderburn Castle and offers traditional style with modern comforts. It is located in the countryside, but is just over a mile from the pretty village of Duns. Downstairs there is a sitting/kitchen/dining area with open fireplace, flat-screen television, DVD player and a pine dining table. The stunning tiles on the floor were salvaged from the old dairy at nearby Paxton House and the space is full of character. The kitchen has a hob, oven, microwave and washing machine. Upstairs there is a comfortable double bedroom with adjoining bathroom with a romantic roll-top bath. The cosy cottage has 24-hour oil central heating and hot water. The cottage has a garden outside as well as parking. It is surrounded by the grounds of Wedderburn Castle and you are welcome to walk around the glorious parkland and woodland on the estate. Groom's Cottage is a great base to explore the Scottish Borders and North Northumberland. To the East there are dramatic coastal walks at Coldingham and St Abbs as well as beaches and soem great diving. To the West there are country houses, ruined abbeys and hills. To the North you can find Edinburgh (just an hour's drive away) and East Lothian, while to the South you can visit Berwick-upon-Tweed, Holy Island, Alnwick Castle and the sights of Northumberland. There are a large number of walks close to the cottage and it is also well located for Borders cycle routes. There is a golf course within two miles and lots of others within an easy drive. There is also a golf driving range within walking distance. Groom's Cottage is a cosy country retreat in a unique location. We welcome well-behaved dogs. Prices include 24-hour central heating and hot water, all linen and towels and complimentary L'Occitane soap, shampoo and shower gel. We are happy to welcome well-behaved dogs and charge a ÂŁ25 per dog supplement. Early check-in and late check-out may be possible but must be agreed in writing in advance of your stay. The cottage is set in the grounds of Wedderburn Castle in beautiful parkland. There are nice walks around the castle grounds and in the local area. It is also handy for local cycle routes.
                      cottage
                      Excellent
                      20 reviews
                      1br cottage
                        Situated a short walk from the Market Square of the delightful little town of Duns in the Scottish Borders, this bright and spacious holiday home is part of a category B listed Georgian villa which is set in 1.5 acres of gardens rich in wildlife. With local walks from the door around Duns Castle Nature Reserve, golf at the local golf course, or the direct bus services to Eyemouth, Berwick-upon-Tweed and Melrose, as well as offering access to Borders cycle routes, you may not want to use the car at all. Alternatively, the beach at Coldingham Bay and St Abbs are 20 minutes away by car, with many Border towns, abbeys and stately homes also within the vicinity. The attractions of the North Northumberland coast and the Cheviot hills are within easy reach as well, such as the Holy Island of Lindesfarne. Duns itself can cater for all your daily shopping needs (including a prize-winning butcher), as well as offering gift shops, restaurants, pubs and cafes. It has a thriving community with events happening throughout the year. The nearest railway station is at Berwick-upon-Tweed. Duns golf course is just outside the town beyond the local swimming pool. Edinburgh is about one hour by car. Gardener's Lodging is full of character, decorated with hand-made soft furnishings using quality fabrics. Whilst it is attached to the owner's house it has its own entrance and a private sheltered garden. Occupants of Gardener's Lodging are offered the use of the owner's large south facing sewing room with worktable for free. This room has underfloor heating and is the perfect place to get the creative juices flowing. If you would like to take advantage of this, please mention this at time of booking. Please note that this room is visited by cats. (Please note that the sewing room is not available between 12/07/2016 and 13/08/2016). Up to two additional guests can be accommodated for a charge of ÂŁ10 per person per night. Parking in the courtyard. Entrance into a hallway and then up a broad-shallow staircase to the apartment. Lobby with coat hooks and access to dining kitchen and bathroom. Vintage bathroom with hand held shower over the bath. The kitchen has a dishwasher, Belfast sink, fridge with ice box, coffee and espresso maker, induction hob (not suitable for people with certain types of pacemaker), oven and microwave. The table comfortably seats six. Access from the kitchen into the private garden with its outside seating area. Access from the kitchen to the living room (two steps). The living room is provided with plenty of seating (which includes a double sofa bed if required - please advise at time of booking) and also has a table for those wishing to eat away from the kitchen. Please note that while there are a DAB/FM Radio, CD player and wifi available in here, Gardener's Lodging is a TV-free zone. Please note that there is no TV license associated with the accommodation and therefore it is not possible to watch TV live or on the iPlayer. The living room has a good collection of books (including a large range of Scottish interest) and CDs and also a range of games. There is also a selection of DVDs to watch on your own device. The bedroom is accessed from the living room and has a comfortable king size bed as well as a single (with another pull-out single underneath). Due to the thick walls of the house there is poor wifi reception in the kitchen and the bathroom. Two cots and high chairs can be supplied free of charge (please book these in advance). Washing machine and tumble drier are available in a shared utility room accessed from the entrance hallway (there is a small charge for the use of the tumble drier). All bed linen, towels and fuel included. Everything for your first cups of tea/coffee/hot chocolate, complete with home baking, is supplied on arrival. ***NEW: FREE WELCOME HAMPER FOR STAYS OF ONE WEEK OR MORE*** If you stay the week, a welcome hamper will be waiting for you designed to supply everything you need for dinner and breakfast the next day (and probably beyond!). This will include a bottle of wine, the makings of a simple dinner, bread, nibbles/snacks, croissants and jam/marmalade, fresh juice, Scottish oatcakes, cheese, butter, cereal, fruit and fresh eggs from our own hens (contents may vary slightly due to availability) If you can't stay the week, we can still supply a hamper for an extra ÂŁ40 charge. Alternatively, if you would like your shopping delivered on the day of your arrival, just let us know and we will be there to receive it and put it away for you. ALLERGY SUFFERERS PLEASE NOTE Whilst every attempt is made to keep our cat out of the lodging and the area cat free, she has been known to sneek in, so we cannot guarantee the lodging to be totally cat-hair free. Also, most of the bedding generally used is feather/down filled, if you require man-made fibre filled bedding please let us know in advance. Thank you. A delightful category B listed holiday cottage in a convenient yet secluded location close to the centre of the pretty, small town of Duns in the bucolic Scottish Borders. A large, bright sewing room is available on request. Welcome hamper for stays of one week or longer.
                        Shared Room
                        1br Shared Room
                        • Breakfast
                        • Parking
                        This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
                        Bedroom
                        Excellent
                        15 reviews
                        Bedroom
                        • Wifi
                        • Breakfast
                        • Parking
                        The SpaceThe west facing of the two large windows of the Green Room looks out on to the front garden with rhododendrons blooming in spring. A light breakfast and home-cooked dinner (with the family) are included in the price. Towels and a bathrobe are provided. Please note that we are in the process of renovating the house: the Green Room (as well as other areas of the house) has a definite feel of "faded grandeur" about it! Guest AccessGuests are welcome to enjoy the large garden. There is also a lovely south facing sewing room which can be made available at no extra cost (please mention this at time of booking so I've got time to tidy up!) Interaction with GuestsWe are not running a formal guest house. We have listed the guest room on Airbnb because we enjoy having and entertaining visitors, so please note that this is a family home with four children (aged between 5 and 13), as well as three cats. Allergy sufferers please note that whilst every attempt is made to keep the cats out of the Green Room, we cannot guarantee it to be a totally cat-free zone. One of them is particularly fond of the Green Room. The NeighborhoodSituated a short walk from the Market Square of the delightful little town of Duns in the Scottish Borders, our house is a Georgian villa set in 1.5 acres of gardens rich in wildlife. With local walks from the door around Duns Castle Nature Reserve, golf at the local golf course, or the direct bus services to Eyemouth, Berwick-upon-Tweed and Melrose, as well as offering access to Borders cycle routes, you may not want to use the car at all. Alternatively, the beach at Coldingham Bay and St Abbs are 20 minutes away by car, with many Border towns, abbeys and stately homes also within the vicinity. The attractions of the North Northumberland coast and the Cheviot Hills are within easy reach as well, such as the Holy Island of Lindesfarne. Duns itself can cater for all your daily shopping needs (including a prize-winning butcher), as well as offering gift shops, restaurants, pubs and cafes. It has a thriving community with events happening throughout the year. The nearest railway station is at Berwick-upon-Tweed. Duns golf course is just outside the town beyond the local swimming pool. Edinburgh is about one hour by car. Getting AroundBus stop is 5 mins walk & connects to the main line railway station at Berwick-upon-Tweed Other Things to NoteWe also have a self-contained, self-catering holiday cottage (sleeps 4) attached to the house which is listed separately.
                        Home/Apartment
                        2br Home/Apartment
                        • Wifi
                        • Pets Allowed
                        • Parking
                        The SpaceRowanside in Longformacus is a picturesque and homely country retreat. Sleeping just four, plus a cot if required, the cottage consists of an open-plan sitting room (with log burner) kitchen and dining room, then two bedrooms (one double, one small twin) and a shower-room. Dogs and children are welcome. Rowanside comes with WiFi and satellite TV. The kitchen is well equipped and logs are available for all guests. A small welcome basket is provided for all guests and the sheets have a 200 thread count. Books and games are on hand. Built to house workers from the local big house and is listed for its historical and architectural value. Rowanside is a perfect retreat with the wild Scottish borderlands on your doorstep. It is an unusual delight. The house website can be (EMAIL HIDDEN) Please note that the bedrooms are quite small so although there are chest of drawers, there is no wardrobe. Also the twin room is quite cozy for two adults - although me and my friends have used it many a time! The NeighborhoodAn hour from Edinburgh and in the heart of the Lammermuirs, this beautiful 2 bedroomed cottage is great for walking the Southern Uplands Way. With the River Dye babbling past the front door, it is ideal for romantic breaks or anniversaries, or as the perfect location for a more active hol with family or friends. Relax in front of the fire after a day of exploring or adventuring on and around the Scottish Borders: walking, cycling, canoeing, fishing and many other activities are easily available. Getting AroundYou really need a vehicle to come to Longformacus as it's rather remote. But Edinburgh airport is only an hour's drive. Other Things to NoteWiFi Wood burner (initial large basket of logs supplied) Bedlinen & towels Selection of books for all tastes Fridge/freezer Well-equipped kitchen Up to 2 well-behaved dogs welcome (but not in bedrooms or on furniture) Children of all ages are welcome Duns, and Gifford with their shops, places to eat and historic sights are a short drive away Cot, high chair and bath available on request Parking is on a private space opposite the cottage
                        Hotel
                        Excellent
                        9 reviews
                        3.5-star Hotel
                        Situated in Duns, this inn is within 6 mi (10 km) of Manderston House, Paxton House, and Chain Bridge Honey Farm. Norham Castle and St Cuthbert's Church are also within 9 mi (15 km).
                        house
                        Okay
                        5 reviews
                        2br house
                          Azalea Cottage is a secluded former gardener's abode set in 1200 acres of tranquil parkland on the historic Duns Castle estate. This delightfully secluded, 19th century stone built two bedroom two bathroom selfcatering holiday cottage is set amidst a profusion of azaleas and mature shrubs just a short walk from the lake with good open views. It is all on one level with only two steps to enter. • Ideal for couples, birdwatchers,families, walkers, fishermen and golfers. • Access to walks in the extensive grounds, which include woodland, hill vistas, a nature reserve ,a splendid lake and a tennis court. Dinner available Duns Castle by prior booking £40pp (under14s £20) • Special outdoor activities including croquet, tennis, falconry, fishing, archery, clay pigeon shooting and off-road driving can be arranged at cost by prior request. Property details: Ground floor: Living room. Dining room. Kitchen. Utility room. 2 bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite shower room and toilet, 1 twin. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Garden with seating area and furniture, parking beside house. Private spring water supply filtered and tested.. Included: gas-fired central heating (timed by owner), electricity and bed linen. Towel hire available£3pp. Freeview television, electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher, fridge-freezer, washing machine . Cot and highchair by request. Week normally runs Friday-Friday. No smoking no pets please Book Now! rural countryside however close to local towns and local amenities a secluded cottage for quiet retreats with stunning walks and wildlife on the estate.great views overlooking the lake
                          Bed & Breakfast
                          1br Bed & Breakfast
                          • Wifi
                          • Breakfast
                          The SpaceThis is a listed 1780 building with the top floor being added 100 years later which adds to its quirkiness. A continental breakfast is served in my kitchen which has original paneling and an open fire in the original range (in the winter). Guest AccessGuests have private access to the entire second floor with views over the market square. In the summer guests could sit outside in the yard. Interaction with GuestsI like having people to stay and enjoy getting to know them but if guests need privacy it's all on the top floor!
                          Home/Apartment
                          1br Home/Apartment
                          • Wifi
                          • Parking
                          The SpaceGardener's Lodging, part of a category B listed Georgian Villa, is full of character, decorated with hand-made soft furnishings using quality fabrics. Whilst it is attached to the owner's house it has its own entrance and a private sheltered garden. The lodging can accommodate up to two additional guests for an extra charge. Parking in the courtyard. Entrance into a hallway and then up a broad-shallow staircase to the apartment. Lobby with coat hooks and access to dining kitchen and bathroom. Traditional bathroom with hand held shower over the bath. The kitchen has a dishwasher, Belfast sink, fridge with ice box, coffee and espresso maker, induction hob (not suitable for people with certain types of pacemaker), oven and microwave. The table comfortably seats six. Access from the kitchen into the private garden with its outside seating area. Access from the kitchen to the living room (two steps). The living room is provided with plenty of seating (which includes a double sofa bed if required - please advise at time of booking) and also has a table for those wishing to eat away from the kitchen. Please note that while there are a DAB/FM Radio, CD player and wifi available in here, Gardener's Lodging is a TV-free zone. Please note that there is no TV license associated with the accommodation and therefore it is not possible to watch TV live or on the iPlayer. The living room has a good collection of books and CDs and also a range of games. There is also a selection of DVDs to watch on your own device. The bedroom is accessed from the living room and has a comfortable king size bed as well as a single. Due to the thick walls of the house there is no wifi reception in the kitchen and the bathroom. A cot and high chair can be supplied free of charge (please book these in advance). Washing machine and tumble drier are available in a shared utility room accessed from the entrance hallway. All bed linen, towels and fuel included. Everything is supplied for your first cup of tea or coffee on arrival. Guest AccessThe lodging has its own private garden. Also, occupants of Gardener's Lodging are offered the use of the owner's large south facing sewing room with worktable for free. This room has underfloor heating and is the perfect place to get the creative juices flowing. If you would like to take advantage of this, please mention this at time of booking. Please note that this room is visited by cats. (Please note that the sewing room is not available between 12/07/2016 and 13/08/2016). Interaction with GuestsWe are usually around for guests in case of any queries. Guests are welcome the explore the large gardens. The NeighborhoodSituated a short walk from the Market Square of the delightful little town of Duns in the Scottish Borders, our house is a Georgian villa set in 1.5 acres of gardens rich in wildlife. With local walks from the door around Duns Castle Nature Reserve, golf at the local golf course, or the direct bus services to Eyemouth, Berwick-upon-Tweed and Melrose, as well as offering access to Borders cycle routes, you may not want to use the car at all. Alternatively, the beach at Coldingham Bay and St Abbs are 20 minutes away by car, with many Border towns, abbeys and stately homes also within the vicinity. The attractions of the North Northumberland coast and the Cheviot Hills are within easy reach as well, such as the Holy Island of Lindesfarne. Duns itself can cater for all your daily shopping needs (including a prize-winning butcher), as well as offering gift shops, restaurants, pubs and cafes. It has a thriving community with events happening throughout the year. The nearest railway station is at Berwick-upon-Tweed. Duns golf course is just outside the town beyond the local swimming pool. Edinburgh is about one hour by car. Getting AroundBus stop is 5 mins walk & connects to the main line railway station at Berwick-upon-Tweed. Other Things to NoteWe also have a large room for two (the Green Room) in the house (bathroom shared with the family), offering dinner, bed and breakfast. Please see our separate listing for further details.
                          cottage
                          4br cottage
                            Cedar Cottage is an attractively positioned cottage set in 1200 acres of tranquil parkland on the historic Duns Castle estate. A four bedroom property with all accommodation on one level reached by 4 steps, it sleeps eight people comfortably. Set in its own secluded garden beside the historic walled garden looking onto fields grazed by sheep, this sunny, warm spacious cottage is next to The White House. ■Ideal for couples, family holidays, walkers, birdwatchers, fishermen and golfers. . ■Access to walks in the extensive grounds, which include woodland, hill vistas, a nature reserve, a splendid lake and a tennis court. Dinner available Duns Castle for groups over 6 by advance booking £40 pp (under14s £20) ■Croquet, falconry display, fishing, archery, clay pigeon shooting and off-road driving can be arranged at cost by prior request. Property details: Ground floor: living room, dining room, kitchen, four bedrooms:(one double. one twin, one (5ft) with en-suite bathroom and power shower cubicle, 1 bunk).Utility room, family bathroom with bath, power shower cubicle and toilet. Garden with patio furniture, ample parking. Included: gas-fired central heating (timed by owner), electricity and bed linen. Towel hire available £3pp. Freeview television, electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher washing machine. Cot and highchair by request. No cot bedding provided. No smoking no pets please Private spring water supply (filtered and tested). a beautiful secluded property
                            apt. / condo
                            5br apt. / condo
                            • Pets Allowed
                            Gordon Cottage apartment is a very unique and nice is a place to be come with your relative and enjoy like never before and we are there to make you feel at home feel free to book with us, free internet access to all room maximum security we also have fire alarm,large living room with dinning.ceilling fans e.t.c
                            bed and breakfasts
                            bed and breakfasts
                            • Breakfast
                            • Parking
                            • Wifi
                            Located in Duns (Allanton), The Allanton Inn is within the vicinity of Manderston House and Norham Castle. This inn is within the vicinity of Paxton House and St Cuthbert's Church. Make yourself at home in one of the 6 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily. Amenities Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and barbecue grills. Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of The Allanton Inn. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served daily. The front desk is staffed during limited hours. Free self parking is available onsite.