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Jocks Cottage


Excellent 5/5 Score from 2 reviews

Smailholm Mains Farm Cottages

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Jocks Cottage:

Downstairs sitting room with Sky TV and DVD player Kitchen/dinning room with electric hob and oven, Fridge/Freezer and microwave oven.

Family bed room and twin bed room upstairs.

Smailholm Mains Farm Cottages are located on Smailholm Mains Farm, a family run farm producing beef, lamb, barley and swedes. Offering you great walks round the farm and in walking distance of the Tower and a visit to many other places nearby. Both cottages with ample parking and enclosed gardens.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Eyemouth
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Edinburgh/newcastle, Nearest railway: Edinburgh Berwick
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, Video player, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

All rooms are well presented and comfortable and are fitted with smoke alarms. Lounge has an open fire with complimentary basket of logs to get you started - what a better way to spend the evening? The bathroom has shower over bath.A homely Kitchen, dinnning room with electric hob oven, washer/dryer,microwave,fridge freezer.An enclosed Garden to let the dogs out or let the Kids play in!!

Further details outdoors

At Smailholm Mains farm cottages, Kelso accommodation; you are surrounded by the idyllic Scottish Borders countryside.

Situated just over six miles from Kelso, in the estate of the Earl of Haddington at Mellerstain House, Smailholm Mains working farm really is picture perfect for either a short break or a longer holiday.

Mellerstain house is a stunning example of Georgian architecture at its finest. Designed by the architect William Adam in 1725, and his son Robert Adam, it is the residence of the 13th Earl of Haddington. The house sits in over 80 acres of luscious rolling parkland and is in walking distance of Smailholm Tower, the birthplace of Sir Walter Scott.

I n Walking Distance off Smailholm Tower, and 600 acres to walk your dogs

Further details

Seasons Open: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter.

January - April £300 per week Short Breaks Available £200

April - June £400 per week Short Breaks available £200

June - September £500 per week Short Breaks Available £250

September December £450 per week Short Breaks Available £250

Christmas £550 per Week Cottages decorated and Christmas tree ready to for Santa !!

New Year £600 per week

Arrival at 3.30pm.

Departure at 10.00am.

The Scottish Borders region

The South of Scotland and the area around the Scottish border is home to a variety of interesting local pubs and restaurants, local butchers, bakers, salmon smokeries etc. There are many colourful Border towns and villages for shopping and dining out. Romantic hill country, with rivers, lochs and grazing animals.

Wild birds and mammals. Ever changing skies. Quiet roads and genuine people, local produce. The region is renowned for great hill walking along the Pennine way, Dere Street, Southern Upland Way, the Abbeys Way


Smailholm Mains is 6 Miles North of Kelso on the B3697 Earlston to Kelso road, half a mile south of the village of Smailholm.

From Kelso take the A6089 and then turn left onto the B6397, half a mile outside Kelso. Follow this road for 4 miles and you will find Smailholm Mains sign-posted to the left. Turn left at the Farmhouse and down to the cottages Craggs cottage second and Jocks Cottage third.

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28 Jul 2014


"Clean, comfortable, friendly, lovely views."

The cottage is spacious and excellent value. We received a friendly welcome with delicious cake! We really appreciated the BBQ in the lovely garden, and the logs for the open fire. We would definitely… More

6 Jan 2014


"Wonderful place"

Kirsty the owner is wonderful and we stay here every year in May. Great Location, lovey cottages, can't fault them.… More

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  • 2 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:26 Oct 2014

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