House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Nestling on the lower slopes of Cademuir Forest, one mile south of Peebles, Tantah Croft is a brand new eco-house (completed in 2010) , ideally placed for all manner of activities. Whether you're a mountain biker, a walker, just want to enjoy the tranquility of the countryside or are interested in spending some time in a beautiful building built to the highest green standards, Tantah Croft is a perfect place to stay.
Tantah Croft offers 3 bedrooms (2 of which can be configured as doubles or singles), 2 bathrooms, sleeps 5/6. Underfloor heating, log burning stoves. All usual modern facilities inc. Satellite HD TV, Wi fi & Ipod doc. Lovely patio, large BBQ, fantastic views. Direct access to beautiful local trails. Private garden area and direct access to the hills and forest behind the house.
Secure bike storage & workshop space + bike washing faclities.
Dogs are welcome.
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|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Portobello 40 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Edinburgh 40 km, Nearest railway: Edinburgh 40 km|
|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, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
Open plan living/kitchen space, light airy hall with full-length skylight which extends to one of the bathrooms - you can relax in the bath & watch the stars above!
Two double rooms with beds that can be configured as 2xsingles or on king-sized. One single betroom, with bed that is extendable to a double. Each bedroom has an external door out to the front or rear patio areas. 2 single sofabeds that can either be used in the living room or used in the double bedrooms. Travel cot, highchair & children's chairs & tables ensure the wee ones are looked after.
|Further details outdoors|
Private rear patio garden with barbeque, chairs & table. Stone flags extend all around the front of the house. Large porch area, great for storing logs, bikes & muddy clothes!
Ample parking, logstore & garage/workshop for bikes close by, at the front of the property. Secure fencing & gates surround the property, perfect for containing any furry guests!
Short walk through the orchard/fruit garden takes you to the door in the back wall, which provides access to the hills and forest behind the house.
10% deposit to be paid immediately to secure the booking, followed by final payment in full 2 weeks before arrival date.
The Scottish Borders region
Google Streetview will take you to the bottom of our drive.
We are alongside the John Buchan Way, one mile from Peebles town centre, 2 miles from Glentress Forest & 7 miles from the downhill course at Innerleithen. There are also plenty of walking trails in the hills & forests behind the house & nearby.
GARDENS AND CASTLES
Traquair House About 5 miles down the road – gardens, woodland walks, café, shop, maze & a brewery!
Kailzie Gardens - Beautiful gardens, café, shop & trout pond, about 4 miles away.
Dawyck Botanic Gardens - About 6 miles south-west of us, exceptional botanical garden with an award-winning visitor centre.
Neidpath Castle - Peebles’ ‘local’ castle, about a 1.5 mile walk.
Cademuir Hill Fort is an Iron Age Fort & is immediately (well a mile or two) behind our house & an amazing walk.
Rosslyn Chapel - A bit further afield (about 12 miles north of us), but a unique place, particularly if you’re into all that Da Vinci Code stuff.
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14 Sep 2014
"Tantah Studio - Perfect Retreat"
Have just returned from a weekend staying at Tantah Studio, we've stayed in 4 star hotels with less features.Free Wifi, top notch toiletries and towels, tons of hot water,TV and very clean makes … More
21 Jul 2014
"Came back for seconds!"
Having had such an epic stay at Tantah Croft a year ago, a large group of us (ten adults) decided to return for a weekend break.An en-suite annex has been added to the lot which comfortably sleeps fou… More
1 Oct 2013
"Friendly owner, reasonably priced, ideally positioned"
Six friends stayed here on an activity weekend. The cottage was clean, warm, cosy, with a very large kitchen should you wish to sit and natter or even cook. The owner left a bottle of wine and fresh b… More
1 Oct 2013
"A hidden gem in the foothills of Peebles. Fabulous accommodation!"
I spent a weekend at Tantah Croft this summer with friends. Seeing the scenery on the drive through Peebles and up the driveway to Tantah Croft, I knew we would be in for a treat. On arrival, we wer… More
24 Sep 2013
"A Hidden Gem"
Stayed with another family over a weekend. its a mile from the lovely Borders town of Peebles. Mike and Les offer a unique break with Tantah Croft which they built themselves and is designed to be eco… More
We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at Tantah Croft and we hope to see you all again soon.
Mike & Les.
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