“Lavender no 5” Amazing apartment. Stayed for three nights and wanted to stay longer but was booked. The decor is lovely and there are lots of little touches to make your stay special. Will visit again soon.
“Fantastic cottage” Amazing accomodation, very comfortable with everything you need & more. Ideal location too as only 10 - 15 min walk into Melrose where there is a great choice of places to eat & drink. fantastic cycling on the doorstep. It was also
We bought Cormorant cottage in November 2016 because we love the area and adore the house. It is our intention to stay there as often as we can, and rent it out at other times. So it truly is our home from home.
Cormorant Cottage is part of a delightful stead …see more
Hardwick House is a self-catering holiday cottage in Eyemouth that sleeps 5. We have a great central location in the town, and are just 1 minute from the sea front. We have stunning views out to sea from the property, with a balcony and small south-facing garden at the …see more
A recently-renovated large holiday house sleeping 8-10 in the Scottish Borders. Historic tower house – perfect for family and group holidays and exploring the Borders and North Northumberland …see more
“Peaceful area” We stayed in this cottage for 1 week in late July . The cottage is clean and well provided for in terms of bathrooms and cooking facilities. Etterickbridge itself is very small and peaceful with a very decent pub close to the cottage. B
A lovely old cottage with a contemporary feel. Inside is thoughtfully equipped and well laid out: uncluttered rooms, white walls, pops of bright colour, deep window sills, a wood burning stove and furnishings and paintings in an eclectic mix of styles. High quality bed …see more
Centrally located in Kelso, Scottish Borders above a town centre bakery. The Bakehouse provides boutique style accommodation with a feature double bedroom with a French Style Rococco Bed, with an additional smaller feature room with a 4ft bed and two further single room …see more
“Wonderful Weekend” Wonderful cottage in Paxton, very quiet and peaceful. Great area for our dogs - lovely places to walk. Easy access into Berwick on Tweed.
The cottage is lovely- small but just right for a couple and provided everything we needed an
My husband and I just returned from a short spring break at Tweed Cottage. This is the second time we've stayed there and we will be back again. The cottage is really well furnished and comfortable … More
“Ideal Borders Base”
Reviewed 1 Apr 2013
For an exploring type holiday the cottage is well placed. It is tiny though and the description of it on the website as being suitable for couples isn't exagerrating. We had flukily glorious weather b… More
“Compact accomodation in quiet village”
Reviewed 20 Aug 2013
Although true to the pictures on website the accommodation was basically a one up one down cottage which was very small with a narrow steep staircase leading to the upper floor..Paxton House grounds w… More
“Excellent location to explore the borders” Cozy house with very warm welcome. Great location to get to Hawick, Denholm and Jedburgh and beyond. House itself is lovely and is set in beautiful surroundings. Nice walks nearby. Great place to relax and en
“Cosy, spacious, quiet and clean!” Stayed here for one night after a day of walking in the hills! We were welcomed warmly by the owners and were delighted with the wee place! Comfortable living area complete with fire! Fantastic power shower with beaut
We loved having so much space all to ourselves, and the wood-fired stove made it so cozy! Will definitely recommend it to our friends, and thanks again Ashley for the warm welcome :)… More
“Excellent welcoming cottage”
Reviewed 11 May 2014
The Bothy is unique. Lovely welcome from owners and luxurious accommodation, in lounge with roaring log burning stove and large leather settees and chairs to sink into, and in the bedroom and en-suite… More
Reviewed 11 May 2014
Really nice welcome by the hosts and really good accommodation. Having your own private lounge and conservatory makes the stay so much more relaxing and so much better than a traditional B&B. I would … More
“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 ha
Very well equipped modern relaxing accommodation. Quiet village, but with a very pleasant walk into Melrose town centre. Quaint garden with lovely sitting areas.… More
“Exceptional Holiday Cottage”
Reviewed 6 Mar 2013
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
Enjoy our luxury, two person holiday apartment near Melrose and Selkirk in the Scottish Borders. The Apartment is self contained with private entrance and garden, but we are on hand to help in the main house if needed.
Set in an elevated position above a small hamlet t …see more
Comfortable, self catering cosy studio apartment, located in an idyllic river view setting. Within easy access to town centre containing a great variety of shops, art galleries, cafes/restaurants and all local amenities. Close to river Tweed for leisurely walks, easy a …see more
“The cottage was beautiful, warm, clean and had everything we needed for a family of five.” I really recommend this cottage, modern and tastefully decorated, very clean and spacious, ideal for a family. It has a lovely patio where the sun shines until
Stayed on the weekend of the 23rd November 2013 with a group of six girls. The cottage is of an excellent standard. Three large comfortable bedrooms, bathroom and toilet and a great equipped kitchen … More
“Ideal Holiday Home from Home”
Reviewed 12 May 2013
We had a local family wedding during Easter fortnight and had quite a problem finding accommodation for just 3 days. (Most places asked for a 1 week booking), so thanks to Sarah's flexibility we were… More
Thanks so much for posting a review and for your kind words about our cottage, flexibility and the beautiful Borders. Hope you and the family will come back and explore again, with some warmer weather perhaps! Kind regards, Sarah
“Great place, wonderful host”
Reviewed 5 Jan 2013
Often photos on a website are rather better than the real thing. Here it is even better! Everything is well thought out for easy living and the location is rural and idyllic.… More
Many thanks for your kind comments, glad you think the photos do the cottage justice- often difficult to capture the country cottage feel but the beams, doors and features do give the place a gret feel.Hope you might consider celebrating New Year again with us next year! (with new kitchen knives provided!!) Kindest regards, Sarah
“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
“Perfect location for exploring Borders” 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 in future.
Beautifully appointed house in central melrose large house immaculately clean host pleasent and welcoming definitely has the wow factor… More
“Excellent house in Melrose”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2013
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 l… 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.
“wow I wanna go back The Tenas on Tour” 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 blown away with
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 spac… More
Thank you for taking the time to review our properties, and thanks for the lovely comments, we are very pleased you found them comfortable and suited your every needs. We look forward to your return. Kind regards, Susan
“Excellent getaway with friends”
Reviewed 7 Jan 2013
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
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 …see more
“A Haven of Peace and Quiet :)” We stayed here October 2012 and had a very nice holiday. The cottage is just right for 2 and is equipped with all you could want for a self catering break.
The cottage is well maintained and very eco friendly. It is bri
Just back from a brilliant stay in Brigend cottage. We had 4 nights in the cottage and can't rate it highly enough. You can tell as soon as you walk in that the owners really care about what they do a… More
“Stylish and chic accommodation in mountain biking heaven.”
Reviewed 15 Apr 2014
Beautiful french, chic and boutique accommodation set in the heart of the Tweed Valley. The perfect location for a mountain biking holiday or a romantic break. With Lucy's local knowledge and amazing … More
So glad you enjoyed your stay. Yes, we do live in a bit of a MTB utopia here and I am so pleased you found the accommodation comfortable as we have spent a lot of time getting it as cosy as possible for our guests. Many thanks for your comments.
“Good value for money, beautifully presented property, very clean”
Reviewed 30 Oct 2015
The photograph of the outside of the property is deceiving as the entrance to the rental property is at the rear, but once inside you will not be disappointed the owner has not held back on the qualit… More
Hi Hazel. Many thanks for taking the time to review Lee Penn. I am sorry you were disturbed by some neighbours during your stay as it is normally such a quiet place and I appreciate staying in accommodation which forms part of the main house is not to everyone's taste - we do try to make this clear in the Holiday Lettings entry. Anyway it was a pleasure to have you staying with us and I do appreciate your very positive comments regarding the interior. Thank you
“Great location” Lovely rural location, easy access, good parking and very roomy inside. Handy for the town of Kelso and for visiting lots of places in the borders. Good access roads.
We found the cottage clean and comfortable. Plenty of space fo
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… More
Thank you for taking the time to review our cottages, we are very pleased that you loved the cottage and area, it was a pleasure to have you stay, we hope that you will visit us again very soon. Thank you, Susan
“A great venue to explore Borders”
Reviewed 23 Oct 2013
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
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
“Beautiful” Stayed at cottage with our family in march 2016.might be biased because it was our gran and grandpa's home..8t was like coming home again ....so emotional ....gorgeous house and gorgeous village and villagers .....will be back again .xxxx
I would have to disagree with the 'Needs TLC' comment. This is a lovely, cosy, quirky not so wee house, which was spotless and had every mod con you could need.
I LOVED the garden being across the we… More
“Faultless Accommodation” Fantastic find. Excellent central location. Would not hesitate to recommend this lovely apartment! Decorated to a very high standard. Very well equipped. We could not get the TVs services working and owner came within 10 mins
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at 43 Eastgate. The flat is clean and tidy throughout. The beds are comfortable, and the two bathrooms are of very high standard. Wi-fi is included and the owners have prov… More
“Excellent place to stay.”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2016
Excellent accommodation for 4 people in an excellent location with great local amenities. Very enjoyable stay.… More
“Great place to stay”
Reviewed 26 Oct 2016
Central location with parking available close by, the 2 bathrooms are a great bonus. Recommended and will look yo book this again if available.… More
“Beautiful house in a fantastic location” We stayed here over Christmas and New Year with our extended family - 10 of us in total. The house was extremely comfortable and warm. It was a beautful house, was even nicer than in the pictures. The location
We chose The Old Manor and Coldingham Bay as the venue for our wedding based on a recommendation from a friend who had previously stayed and we can honestly say we couldn't have picked a better place.… More
We are so pleased to hear that your wedding celebrations went well and that you enjoyed your stay at the Old Manor by the sea.
“fantaastic location and property”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2015
This was a wonderful family celebration holiday, with all ages included. The Old Manor fitted the bill perfectly, well furnished and equipped and in excellent taste. Great attention has been given to … More
We are so pleased to hear that you had a great family celebration at the Old Manor.
“Fantastic family house and beautiful location.”
Reviewed 23 Oct 2014
The house is light, large and airy with lots of views of the beautiful coastline. I found everything as was described. Spotless with all new bed linen and towels. Furnishings in pristine condition … More
“Perfect House and location for a family holiday” An excellent spacious comfortable house with wonderful panoramic views - situated in the country but within easy distance of all amenities. The games room was very well used by us all. My grandchildren
Our spacious, rural, 2 bedroom cottage is set in the beautiful Teviot Valley in the heart of the Scottish Borders. Pets are welcome (please arrange pets at the time of booking)Colterscleuch Cottage provides a great escape from the hustle and bustle of town or c …see more
“Lovely house” We had a lovely stay... The house was perfect for us, plenty of room and everything we needed. The kids absolutely loved having the play area and tennis court in the doorstep...Margaret was lovely and very helpful. We will definitely be
“Delightful cottage - perfect for a relaxing break” Delightful cottage with a lovely garden in a secluded setting. Equipped with everything needed and plenty of seating outside to relax in if the weather is good. Wish we could have stayed longer!
This cottage provided us with a warm haven during a very windy and sometimes wet winter break. Plenty of local walks and interesting places to visit.… More
Thank you for your review. You are right, the cottage is warm and cosy even in mid-winter
Reviewed 22 Dec 2013
Lovely comfortable cottage situated in a beautiful secluded location but within walking distance of village. Owner gave good detailed instructions on how to find cottage and explanation of key acce… More
We stayed at Branxholm Knowe for a week and had an amazing time.
We were welcomed by Isabel, who is such a lovely person. She took her time to show us around and was very sweet and helpful.
The … More
“A fantastic and beautifully upkept traditional house”
Reviewed 5 Oct 2011
We booked the house quite late and couldn't have been happier with it. It is a traditional old house set in own woods on the side of hill. Plenty of room both inside and out. The conservatory is a … More
“Perfect house for our celebration weekend.”
Reviewed 7 Mar 2016
Branxholm house was the perfect place to celebrate a birthday weekend away with friends. The house is even bigger than the pictures suggest. We had 11 guests altogether plus a dog and we still all fel… More
Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at Branxholm Knowe. I am delighted you enjoyed your weekend and found the size of the house exceeded your expectations! We hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back at our house in the near future! Kind regards, Ian Dowling
“Very comfortable and an ideal location” Just returned from a 4 day visit to the cottage having stayed there with my wife and teenage son. We have been regular visitors to Hawick for many years and were looking for a comfortable place to stay close to
This is a lovely secluded cottage in splendid countryside and within easy reach of Hawick and other local area. The cottage is comfortable and we were warmly welcomed by Mr and Mrs Turnbull. The loc… More
“Wonderful” Lovely cottage; very cozy and well equipped ; home from home.
Excellent location ; very peaceful and lots of coastal walks nearby
Owners have thought of everything and are very kind and helpful without being intrusive.
This was everyth
“Tweed Apartment” A lovely apartment right in the centre of the beautiful market town of Melrose, perfect location, beautifully furnished, very clean and comfortable with lots of nice welcoming touches. The owner, Doreen, had thought of everything you
“Fantastic” Just arrived home after spending a weekend at tweed rig for my wife's 40th there was 16 off us in the house there is plenty off space and everything you need is in the house and the view is stunning from the balcony already looking into boo
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 ti… 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, …see more
“A super holiday flat” I stayed in this flat for 3 nights over Easter with my mother and my 2 1/2 year old. It was comfortable and warm. New kitchen and relatively new bathroom with a super shower - no bath though. Great location and ample on street p
I enjoyed staying in this warm, clean, and inviting apartment. It had many nice touches to make it feel more like home. The decorations and artwork were lovely and interesting, and many books and br… More
Thank you - we do try to ensure that our guests enjoy their stay in our apartment and are grateful when they appreciate the 'finishing touches'.
“Cosy cottage by the sea” Nice place, even in the freezing winter weekend.
The only faults - Not enough seats to sit round the fire comfortably for four people - and the double bed were a little uncomfortable. Apart from that perfect as a perfect thi