Fine views and a welcoming atmosphere await you at Jocks Cottage with everything that you need for a fun filled family holiday in the Scottish Borders town of Kelso. Set on a working farm, the cottage has a cosy open fire for winter nights and gardens to enjoy in the summer months.
Situated six miles from the lovely Scottish Border market town of Kelso where the rivers Tweed and Teviot meet. It has a cobbled town square and streets and an array of stunning Georgian buildings aswell as shops and restaurants to enjoy. Sir Walter Scott called Kelso “the most beautiful, if not the most romantic village in Scotland.” Kelso Racecourse is another popular attraction close by. There is a wealth of outdoor sports available nearby, including walking, shooting, golf as well as the opportunity to try your hand at salmon fishing down at the River Tweed. Not far from the cottage are Floors Castle and Kelso Abbey, both designed by the architect William Adam. Adam and his son also designed the prestigious Mellerstain House, which is home to the 13th Duke of Haddington.
Jocks Cottage is located on a working farm, along with Craggs Cottage, on the estate of Mellerstain House and is surrounded by stunning countryside providing a perfect hideaway for all your family.
The accommodation is central heated and comprises:
* Homely dining kitchen with electric hob, oven, microwave oven, washer dryer, fridge freezer and CD player.
* The lounge has an open fire for you to snuggle up in front of, TV with Sky, a DVD and VCR player, plus a selection of books, games and jigsaws to enjoy.
* First floor: Family bedroom with double bed and and a single bed.
* Twin bedroom.
* Bathroom with shower over the bath, hand basin and WC.
* Enclosed garden with lawn and garden furniture.
* Ample private parking.
* Cot and highchair available upon request.
* All electric, gas and bed linen and towels provided.
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Additional amenities include: scotland & ireland, october half term availability, no. bathrooms: 1, bedrooms 2: 1, dog friendly, scotland, scottish borders, pets yes: 2 dogs from £20 per dog, changeover any day, pets yes, pets yes: 1 dog from £20 per dog, may half term availability, christmas and new year availability, parking facilities: private parking, easter availability, february half term availability, no. bedrooms: 2, washer/dryer, valentine availability, price b from £320 pw, open fire yes, total number of beds for single sex groups ie double, twin, single, bunk: 4, summer school holidays, budget holidays, bathrooms 1: 1, midweek & weekend short break, budget cottages, double beds: 1, sleeps 5, twin bedrooms: 1, star grading: 3*, visit scotland 3*, open fire/stove: open fire.
All prices include all taxes, gas, electric and bed linen. Please check property description to see if towels, logs, coal and cots are included free of charge or at a supplement. If a pet friendly property, the charge is £20 per pet per week/part week. Please telephone or email us for short break availability and prices.