Self Catering in Borders - Galashiels
Sleeps a maximum of: 3
Pricing From: £300.00
CHARMING COTTAGE SET AT THE BOTTOM OF A BEAUTIFUL GARDEN
This delightful, traditional cottage offers a tranquil retreat for couples or a small family. The modernised interior is very cosy and comfortable and the rooms enjoy lovely views over the countryside to the hills.
The small village of Stow is set amidst the rolling Lammermuir Hills, just off the historic Borders route, 25 miles south of Edinburgh.
Lauder, 5 miles has good pubs/places to eat out, an hotel and a popular café/gallery. The main Border town of Galashiels, 7 miles, has excellent amenities including a wide range of shopping and leisure facilities. The Border Abbey sites of Melrose, Kelso and Jedburgh and the lovely towns of Selkirk and Peebles are all within easy reach.
Access to the Southern Upland and St Cuthbert Ways, and a regular bus service into Edinburgh, make the cottage a perfect base to enjoy both the beautiful Scottish Borders and city of Edinburgh.
The accommodation is over two levels and offers TWO bedrooms: 1 king-size and seating area looking over the garden and 1 single with combed ceiling. Bathroom: bath with hand-held shower.
Lounge/diner: with woodburner, flatscreen TV, DVD, hi-fi, and Wi-Fi. Kitchen: with electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge/freezer. Utility room: with washer/dryer.
Outside: enclosed garden with patio and garden furniture. Amenities: parking on first come/served basis, additional roadside parking nearby. Bed linen, towels, electric, solid fuel and Wi-Fi included.
Regret no smoking. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome, care required as the owner has chickens which roam freely in the gardens. Location: Post Office, general store and bowling club within a few minutes walk.
Pub/restaurant 5 miles.
Services / Facilities:
Enclosed Garden, Open Fire / Wood Burner, Internet Access, Pub Within 1 Mile, Shop Within 1 Mile, Fishing Onsite / Nearby, Romantic Holidays, Towels Included
Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Galashiels area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Thirlestane Castle - 4.9 miles (Historic House)
Abbotsford House - 7 miles (Historic House)
Harmony Garden - 8.1 miles (Garden)
Melrose Abbey - 8.4 miles (Abbey)
Dere Street Roman Road, Soutra - 8.4 miles (Roman Site)
Priorwood Garden - 8.4 miles (Garden)
Soutra Aisle - 8.6 miles (Historic Church)
Eildon Hills - 9.3 miles (Countryside)
Robert Smailís Printing Works - 9.4 miles (Museum)
Traquair House - 9.9 miles (Historic House)
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