Self Catering in Borders - Kelso
Areas: Berwickshire, Borders
Sleeps a maximum of: 6
Pricing From: £319.00
The 200 acres of glorious parkland surrounding Mellerstain House one of Scotlands grandest stately homes designed and built by William and Robert Adam provide a wonderful setting for these three delightful cottages. Visitors are welcome to roam the grounds including the fabulous Italian-style terraced gardens which command panoramic views over the lake to the distant Cheviot Hills. The many scenic and historic attractions of the Border country are all close at hand and the lovely beaches of Berwick and Holy Island are also easily accessible. Kelso (6 miles) offers a good choice of shops inns and restaurant and is also the home of Floors Castle and the famous Kelso Horse Races whilst Edinburgh with its magnifent castle museums galleries and excellent shopping is only a 35 mile drive. Fly fishing can be arranged locally several golf courses are found nearby and shops and pubs are just 3.5 miles away. Beautifully appointed and very comfortable these three properties offer a unique holiday opportunity. The courtyard coffee shop serves delicious home cooking on house open days - and special occasions large and small can be catered for by arrangement in the state rooms of Mellerstain House.
Three bedrooms all ensuite. Set in the courtyard and adjoining The Clock House this cottage has been lovingly converted to a high standard and originally dating from the early 18th century. Open plan sitting room with well equipped kitchen and dining area. Twin bedded room with ensuite shower room/WC with walk-in shower (accessed also from hall). First floor: Double bedroom with four poster bed and ensuite bathroom/WC. Twin bedded room with ensuite shower room/WC.
- LCD TV (Freeview)
- Easy walking access
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Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Mellerstain House - 0 miles (Historic House)
Greenknowe Tower - 2.3 miles (Castle)
Smailholm Tower - 2.9 miles (Historic Building)
Hume Castle - 3.8 miles (Castle)
Scott's View - 4.6 miles (Countryside)
Floors Castle - 4.8 miles (Historic House)
Mertoun House Gardens - 5 miles (Garden)
William Wallace Statue - 5.3 miles (Historic Building)
Leaderfoot Railway Viaduct - 5.4 miles (Historic Building)
Dryburgh Abbey - 5.9 miles (Abbey)
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