“Amazing!” We had a lovely week end at the The Old Smithy & River Cottages to celebrate my husband's 30th Birthday!
Both cottages are great and perfect for a big group (we were 11) because there is so much space outside and inside.
The rooms are per
We celebrated New Year at both the Old Smithy and River Cottage and found it was the perfect location. The cottages were both beautiful and provided a large area for everyone to spend time together in… More
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is nice to know that out of all the cottages you have stayed at over the years,that you found ours to be the best. We hope that you will visit us again. Thanks
“wow I wanna go back The Tenas on Tour”
Reviewed 29 Sep 2015
Myself and 9 female friends spent 2 nights in these 2 beautiful cottages to celebrate my 50th..the owner Susan was very easy to keep in touch with and catered for our every need.on arrival we were blo… More
Thank you for your fantastic review. We are delighted that you had such a great time in the cottages, we are only too happy to help with guests particular wishes when we can. We are glad that you appreciated the lovely comfy beds and pillows and hope to see you back again soon.
“Excellent holiday Cottage” The Old Smithy is a superb holiday cottage. As it is all on one level, it is ideal for less abled people. The kitchen is very well equipped, the sitting room is large and has deep leather sofas, the bedrooms are spacious and
Myself, my husband, our two young children and my mother and father stayed at The Old Smithy in August and had a fantastic time. It is an ideal location for getting out and about in Scotland. I couldn… More
Thank you for your kind review and we are pleased that you loved our cottage and it lived up to your expectations in our luxury accommodation, we look forward to your return.
Thank you, Susan
“Excellent location and property”
Reviewed 30 Apr 2014
The property is next to a small river in a small village but is also only a 5 minute drive from Kelso and Sainsburys.
The cottage is lovely with everything you could need. The living space is partic… More
Hi thank you for taking the time to review our cottages and we are please you enjoyed your stay and that you found that they were well equipped. We look forward to your return. Thank you
“Super cottage with all mod cons”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2013
Beautifully renovated cottage with great kitchen, nice furniture and big garden. Several golf courses nearby. Fine restaurants in nearby Kelso.… More
Thank you for your nice review of our cottage, we are very pleased that you liked the cottage and that you had a great time here in Kelso. Hope you will return again sometime. Thanks
“A house in a lovely quiet setting” We stayed as a party of six from 23-30 August. We had chosen the cottage for its proximity to Northumberland and the surrounding area. The house is in a peaceful location with a river running along at the bottom. A w
A great cottage situated about 2 miles out of Kelso, modern, well maintained and good views / gardens proved to be ideal for our golf tour of the Borders.… More
We are pleased that you enjoyed the cottage comforts and we look forward to seeing you back soon.
“A lovely holiday home”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2013
A truly splendid holiday cottage, extremely comfortable with everything you could ask for to make a stay memorable. Lovely views - we saw a heron on the river most days. We would hope to return again… More
Thank you for your kind review and we look forward to seeing you back again soon. We are very pleased that you enjoyed the accommodation. Kind regards, Susan
“Amazing cottage, fantastic location with beautiful views.”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2013
We stayed here for a week in August with our three girls aged 12, 9 & 1. The cottage is immaculate and very spacious with a well equipped kitchen. It is beautifully decorated throughout. Our eldest da… More
Thank you very much for your review and we hope to see you again sometime it was nice to meet you all.
“Stunning cottage in perfect location, a real home from home.” We booked our stay at Goshen Cottage for Christmas and Hogmanay and were delighted with what we found on our arrival..a warm house, a lovely christmas themed welcome hamper, festive decorat
From opening the front door, we knew we'd chosen well for our vacation. Split level living on three floors was very quirky, but we were impressed with the beautiful furnishings used in the cottage. My… More
Thank you for the wonderful review and we are so pleased you all enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
Warm and spacious one bedroomed self catering holiday cottage, all on one level. Burnbrae provides everything for a perfect Self Catering Holiday.Located in the heart of the Scottish Borders, 3 miles from the picturesque, historical town of Kelso and the River Tweed.< …see more
Begrum Cottage is a one bedroomed warm & spacious well equipt cottage, all on one level from car park. It has a south facing, private conservatory from which to watch the wildlife, & admire the fantasic views over the cottage garden, Eden Water to the Cheviot Hi …see more
“Ideal property for our trip.” My husband, two teenager kids and myself stayed in this property for a weekend while we were attending a family wedding in Kelso, it was the perfect location for us - two minutes walk to the Town Hall, lots of pubs and re
“No-one wanted to leave!” From the moment we arrived we loved the property, Ashley and Simon were very welcoming not only to us humans but our two spaniels as well who loved their own space in the well built kennel provided close by in the farm yard.
We hired the cottage for a group of six during the Border Union Show weekend. It was the ideal location, beautifully appointed and spacious. A warm welcome from Ashley and Simon. We thoroughly enjoye… More
Lovely to have you all to stay James, and thank you for the lovely review. We hope to have you back again next year! Best wishes, Ashley
“Perfect for small family or group”
Reviewed 11 May 2014
Great weekend spent.
Cottage in pristine condition, superb family kitchen.
Highly recommend for small family/group.
Very welcoming hosts.
Great that the cottage is on a working farm that you h… More
“Lovely spacious, well-equipped cottage”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2016
We stayed in this lovely, comfortable cottage for a long weekend whilst attending a family wedding in St Boswells. We met the owners only briefly on arrival and departure and found them extremely frie… More
Peace and traquility in the Scottish Borders. Two cosy Farm holiday cottages in the soft rolling countryside and historical landmarks combine to create a wholly unique backdrop for a holiday. …see more
You're always welcome at Hendersyde, our family farm, which lies between the River Tweed and Eden Water near Kelso. The 4 Star holiday cottages all stand in peaceful spots, surrounded by walks, wildlife & wonderful views to Northumberland - perfect exploring &a …see more
“Perfect for a family holiday” The house is charming with every comfort and conveniece. The snooker table and table tennis were well used by everyone. We were having a family party and the owners were so helpful with extra chairs and a gazebo and with
“Beautiful house in excellent location!” The house is beautiful and very tasteful in decoration. All appliances and furnishings of excellent quality. Very comfortable beds and great quality bedlinen. Upstairs bathroom amazing! Bedrooms had loads of
A fantastic family-sized holiday home in the beautiful Scottish Borders, Ardgowan is a large detached house located a few miles from the historic town of Kelso. Set in a peaceful location close to the River Teviot and overlooking the Roxburghe Championship Golf Course, …see more
Thairn cottage is one bedroomed, warm & spacious, in the heart of the Scottish Borders, peaceful spot 3 m N of Kelso. Easy reach coast, hills, Edinburgh. S-facing conservatory, garden and patio with views to Tweed valley & Cheviots. Log burning stove. All on on …see more
“Golf Holiday” Excellent accommodation decorated to a very high standard. Although there were four couples, there was plenty of room to both mingle as a group or enjoy your own space. The bedrooms were very well equipped and again decorated to a high
Our family stayed at Stichill Mains the weekend of Friday, 19th - Sunday 21st July 2013 to celebrate Mum's 85th birthday. Our party consisted of 4 generations - Mum, her children, grandchildren and g… More
“Absolutely Exceptional Property”
Reviewed 18 Mar 2013
I am just back from a weekend away with friends where we stayed at Stichill Mains near Kelso and don't no were to start with my review on this property as it was simply stunning.
From the minute we g… More
“What a wonderful find!”
Reviewed 17 Mar 2013
I have just returned from Stitchill Mains after spending the weekend there with three friends. The house is lovely with loads of space and everything you could possibly want and more. Susan met us o… More
Duncan House sits on the bank of the River Tweed overlooking the ‘Junction Pool’ famous for the quality of it’s salmon fishing. There are stunning views of Old Roxburgh and Floors Castle . The town centre is only 200 metres away …see more