“A fantastic stay in a beautiful cottage.” A lovely cosy cottage, full of everything you would even need. Perfect location for exploring Melrose and surrounds. Gorgeous fully enclosed garden, great for young children. The owner was incredible friendly
Just spend 4 nights at Lavender Blue cottage, it is a lovely place has everything you would need. Laura the owner has gone above and beyond to make sure that your stay is complete we arrived to find a… More
Lavander Blue is one of the best holiday cottages we have stayed at and believe me we have stayed at a fair few over the years. On arriving there was halloween cupcakes for the kids, which went down a… More
Thank you for taking the time to send such a lovely review , it gives me so much pleasure to know that you've enjoyed your holiday. Look forward to seeing you again, Laura
“Perfect location and very good standard”
Reviewed 23 Aug 2016
Conveniently situated in a quiet lane but central and close to the Melrose shops, rugby pitch, Abbey and Priorwood Gardens, this gem of a cottage was cleverly and beautifully furnished, spacious, imma… More
Painstakingly restored by the owners who have had a love affair with this character stone built cottage for many years. With a delightful garden in a very peaceful setting just outside the Abbey town of Melrose. An ideal base to explore the Beautiful Scottish Borders w …see more
Fabulous Views, south facing, Peaceful and relaxing, Outstanding natural beauty, Excellent cycling and walking routes, Great quality restaurants and cafes nearby, World famous salmon fishing close by, Historical attractions abound, Great place to unwind and de-stress. T …see more
Stables cottage is a stone built detached cottage with private parking, patio & gardens. Fully centrally heated, double glazed & pet friendly. Renovated from a Victorian stable block. A VS 4 Star cottage equipped & furnished to a very high standard 1/2 mile from station …see more
Superb property ideal for large family gatherings. In the heart of the Scottish Borders, the Mill House is just a few minutes off the A68 and all of the major attractions of the Borders are within easy reach, yet is set in a tranquil location with stunning views.Walker …see more
“Smart and stylish self catering accomodation.” We enjoyed this cottage, recently converted when we rented, and beautifully done out to a very high standard. The decor was a nice change from the usual 'folksy'style. We observed that it would not perhap
“200 Year old cottage with update facilities & interesting places to visit.”
Reviewed 6 Oct 2011
We loved the cosy atmosphere of HERON COTTAGE & the trendy decor made for a relaxing stay. The cottage was spotlessly clean & easy to live in as there is a well equipped kitchen, a bathroom with bath … More
“cute, cosy and quiet cottage”
Reviewed 3 Oct 2011
Loved our stay - delightful cottage, cute bedrooms with shutter windows, big lounge room with large flat screen tv, beautiful robes provided for baths, new bathroom, central accommodation in Newstead … More
“Excellent cottage - very clean”
Reviewed 15 Oct 2016
Very clean - comfortable - near to our friends who live around the corner and who recommended it - near to excellent fishing… More
“Excellent holiday accommodation” Very well equipped modern relaxing accommodation. Quiet village, but with a very pleasant walk into Melrose town centre. Quaint garden with lovely sitting areas.
We had a lovely short break at Orchard Cottage which was very clean and comfortable with a spacious living area;ideal for socialising or to just spreading out and relax.
The cottage is in a really p… More
“Top class - 5 star cottage”
Reviewed 17 Feb 2013
This is a beautiful cottage to stay in. We received a warm welcome and found that every need was catered for in this lovely house.
The owners have thought of everything. Finished to a very high stand… More
“Stunning cottage in beautiful surroundings.”
Reviewed 18 Jan 2013
My family (2 adults and 2 kids) stayed in orchard cottage for new year and thoroughly enjoyed our trip. The cottage is tastefully decorated throughout and definitely has the wow factor. Everything we … More
“Practical, peaceful and perfect!” Tweed Rig is an extremely well-equipped house. We were not short of anything. The house is comfortable, spacious and very pleasantly decorated. On arrival we found our accommodation to be clean and tidy. The location
“Lovely, modern, comfortable home” This was the perfect house for our family holiday. Very comfortable beds and spacious bedrooms. The kitchen diner was super and very well equipped. Very comfortable and relaxing living room. Attention to detail was
“Idyllic cottage in beautiful setting” I stayed at Saddlery cottage for a week in July of this year with my daughter and her partner. The bedrooms were lovely and spacious, large homely kitchen which was great for family meals. There is a patio area
Clean, comfortable spacious cottage. Easy parking, garden , we have stayed at this cottage twice in 12 months. Very nice location with excellent facilities . Will stay again soon .… More
Reviewed 24 Oct 2016
Great cottage with everything you need for a relaxing break. Great outdoor space for our dog and 2 children. Owners were very helpful and even sourced a dog cage for us prior to arrival. Would recomme… More
Reviewed 6 Nov 2016
We have just spent three lovely nights at this cosy and spacious cottage. We have extended family in Melrose but there were too many family members visiting at the same time to all stay at their home … More
The Smiddy is part of a fabulous barn conversion just three miles outside the attractive market town of Melrose. The property is blessed with outstanding views over the River Tweed and the Eildon Hills and onwards onto the Cheviots. Retaining much of its former farm her …see more
Spacious and light apartment with large open plan sitting room/kitchen/ dining area. No 5 has two bedrooms: the king size has an en suite shower room and the Super king size bedroom can be split into two single beds if preferred. There is also a family bathroom with sho …see more
Perfectly located near the ancient ruins of Melrose Abbey (perhaps the name gives it away!) and the River Tweed, Abbeyside Cottage is built in a quiet cul-de-sac with plenty of open space.
Shops and restaurants are only a few minutes' walk away, but …see more
A lovely Victorian stone cottage with spacious private garden. Located in Gattonside in the Scottish Borders, just 10 minutes walk from the Town of Melrose. It enjoys stunning south facing views across the River Tweed on to the Eildon Hill.We will provide all the necess …see more
“a cosy cottage in a beautiful location, great for families” This is a very comfortable cottage with everything you need for a stay in the Borders. The kitchen is particularly well-equipped. It is a picturesque15 minute walk into Melrose across an old
“Excellent house in Melrose” My wife and I had an excellent week in this well furnished, comfortable, immaculately clean house, close to the centre of Melrose. The rear of the property overlooks a park and it is a short walk to local shops etc.
Impressed with bedroom sizes, cleanliness, and overall position of house in Melrose. Bedding, towels, kitchen utensils all to a high standard. Will recommend to friends and family and hope to go again… More
Reviewed 30 Jul 2016
Beautifully appointed house in central melrose large house immaculately clean host pleasent and welcoming definitely has the wow factor… More
Reviewed 16 Apr 2013
Parkview is an excellent self catering property. As it implies it is close, in fact backs onto the park - loads to do for small children and teenagers in and around the park - flood light tennis - gr… More
Thanks for your review .Its great to hear you really enjoyed your week in Melrose and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
Set in an idyllic location near the ancient ruins of Melrose Abbey (perhaps the clue's in the name) and the River Tweed, No. 2 Abbey Mill Park is built in a peaceful cul-de-sac surrounded by lots of lovely open space. It only takes a few minutes to walk to the …see more
Tweed Rig, was built high with large picture windows and a long South-facing balcony to take advantage of the view across the Tweed valley to Melrose, the Abbey and the Eildon Hills beyond. There's an old iron suspension bridge across the Tweed, (before the 1800s people …see more
Thank you to all our guests for a great summer season. We are currently updating the Cottage so look out for new picture.
Stylishly unique and extremely comfortable accommodation. The Cottage is immaculately presented and offers cosy, comfortable accommodation for u …see more
“Brilliant apartment with loads of space for a large group” Thank you for an excellent week at Tweedmount. The upper villa was perfect for our large family group. The villa is well fitted out especially the kitchen with lots of utensils etc. and a mu
Nice spacious house and in a good location - a few minutes walk into the centre of the lovely town of Melrose and easy to access the rest of the borders.
Problems: there are only two bathrooms (even … More
“An excellent homely cottage in a great setting” This cottage is well laid out with all of the facilities that you would need. In our party there were 6 adults and two children and there was easily enough space for everyone. The wet room and Wi-Fi wa
“Fantastic stay” The flat was wonderful, very clean and in a superb location. We couldn't have asked for more and the whole stay was an absolute bargain. I would highly recommend staying here.
“The Perfect Wedding Venue” I remember the first time I saw this house I knew it was the perfect place for my wedding and thank fully my husband to be agreed. What this place offered was unique to the other places we had looked at as we got the place f
“Beautiful, large family house which far exceeded my expectations!”
Reviewed 2 Jan 2013
This beautiful house was a perfect location for my partner's 60th birthday celebrations. It was extremely well appointed and furnished to a high standard with amazing bathrooms and large bedrooms. W… More
Thank you so much for the lovely review, you were fantastic guests and we are very pleased to have played a part in your celebrations. It's always good to hear that what we do at Kippilaw (our rooms, our food, our service)is well received. Best wishes from all at Kippilaw, we hope to see you again.
“Perfect and unique wedding venue”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2012
We were looking for a relaxed and unpretentious wedding venue and Kippilaw ticked all the boxes. The beautiful, secluded house and grounds provided plenty of room for our guests to stay the night and … More
Abbotsford's Hope Scott Wing provides luxury accommodation and a unique opportunity to experience the splendour of the surroundings that proved such an inspiration to Scott throughout his long and illustrious career. Email to find out about our special Valentine …see more
Kippilaw is situated in the heart of the Scottish Borders near the historic town of Melrose, which offers a number of restaurants, pubs, cafes and interesting independent shops. Kippilaw is an ideal location for all occasions including holidays, weddings, birthday parti …see more
Delightful barn conversion in gorgeous 1/2 acre gardens with stunning views to the Eildon Hills. Newstead, reputedly the oldest continuously inhabited village in Scotland is one mile from the beautiful bustling Borders town of Melrose and 3 miles from Tweed bank railway …see more
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***Melrose 7’s – 8th April 2017 – book early to avoid disappointment.
***Borders Book Festival 15th - 18th June 2017 - book …see more
Eileen and Ali gave us a very warm welcome to their beautiful, perfectly equipped cottage and provided us with helpful information.
The cottage is located in Melrose, where we could find several sights and start beautiful (hiking) tours.
We visited …
Orchard Cottage Melrose with train to Edinburgh
Delightful cottage in a beautiful setting
This is the second time in 3 years we have stayed in Orchard Cottage and love the location and cottage is beautifully designed and has everything and more one would need for a holiday. Owners are always on hand if you require assistance or informatio …
Centrally situated Town Appartment
Excellent Location for travelling throughout the Borders
The apartment was in an excellent location just opposite the Abbey. Car parking was available on the road outside. It was central for all of Melrose and was an excellent base for travelling throughout the border region. Inside the apartment was very …
Christmas&Hogmanay in Melrose great offers.Melrose holiday home/holiday cottage
Beautifully appointed house in central melrose large house immaculately clean host pleasent and welcoming definitely has the wow factor …
Upper Villa -Tweedmount-great location
Brilliant apartment with loads of space for a large group
Thank you for an excellent week at Tweedmount. The upper villa was perfect for our large family group. The villa is well fitted out especially the kitchen with lots of utensils etc. and a much needed dishwasher... :-). We loved the large round din …
Lavender Blue Cottage
Home from Home
Just spend 4 nights at Lavender Blue cottage, it is a lovely place has everything you would need. Laura the owner has gone above and beyond to make sure that your stay is complete we arrived to find a lovely welcome tray with home made cake and goodi …