“Fantastic” This cottage was absolutely stunning, great place to relax and forgot about everything. The hottub was great spent a few days in it. Everything you need is in the cottage all you need to take is yourself and food. The welcome hamper was a l
“Outstanding stay in a fabulous cottage and stunning location”
Reviewed 6 Jan 2015
Whitfield Bothy Cottage is in my opinion an outstanding property and well worth a trip. Emma's attention to detail is faultless, even down to a very considerate and generous welcome pack on arrival (… More
Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and Hogmany in Scotland! I don't know why I hadn't thought of putting a narrow chest of drawers in the landing area. Probably because our girls use the cupboard in the bathroom. But it's an excellent idea so will be on the lookout! Hope to see you all again in the future. Bw's emma x
Reviewed 4 Jan 2015
I had the most relaxing xmas holiday ever it was what I planned and more . Location was great. Amenities are fantastic just bring your clothes.… More
Many thanks for your lovely review. So glad you had a lovely Xmas! Emma
Reviewed 18 Dec 2014
What a delightful few days we have had in this little gem. We had a lovely welcome from the owner who was very helpful. The cottage has been so tastefully decorated and very well appointed and it is v… More
Thank you for your lovely review we are very glad you enjoyed your time at the bothy. Hope to see you again in the future.
“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
“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
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 pe… More
“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
“Thank you!” This was our second visit to the property and yet again we absolutely loved it. Spacious, peaceful and warm. Everything we needed for a quiet weekend to get away from it all, and spend time with friends. The rooms are large and equipped wi
The spacious 3 bedded cottage was perfect for our short break. it gave plenty of space for the 5 of us, and with four bathrooms there was no waiting for showers. The open plan accomadtion downstairs … More
Thanks for the lovely review - yes it's quite special watching the sun go down by the Lochside! Hope to see you all again soon.
“Beautiful setting with everything you would need”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
The cottage is nicely furnished with everything you should need. The welcome cake and homemade jam beautiful. The setting is very relaxing, with an amazing BBQ area next to the loch. We really enjoyed… More
Reviewed 23 Sep 2016
We had a fantastic stay at Lochtower, James and Vikki are lovely people, made us feel so welcome. The house is excellent, very clean and spacious. The rooms are a good size and all the bedding, towels… More
“Lovely flat, great little fishing town. What more could you want.” Owners in touch before and after rental to make the booking and stay a good experience. The flat was very clean, and well decorated and furnished. We wanted for nothing. A real home fr
This was our first visit to Eyemouth so we went for accommodation in the centre of Eyemouth we were lucky to find Market View first time. Liz and Chris were friendly and made us very welcome. The ac… More
Reviewed 30 Jun 2014
Flat was very comfortable and well equipped. Welcome pack was much appreciated. Central location and within easy reach of Bewrick. Lovely welcome from Liz and Chris would highly recommend! Hope to ret… More
Thank you your comments are greatly appreciated and I look forward to welcoming you both back in the future. Liz and Chris
“Excellent flat and a great holiday”
Reviewed 1 Jun 2014
Market View is a very comfortable and welcoming place to stay: we felt at home straight away. It is surprisingly spacious and very well appointed, Liz and Chris seem to have thought of everything.The… More
Thank you both for your very kind review.
I would love to have you both back and look forward to meeting you again in the future.
“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
“Excellent accomodation” Excellent flat to stay in ideal for Peebles, nicely presented,clean & comfortable. 10 mins walk from town centre with plenty of options for eating out.
We tend to camp when staying in Peebles but we have now found the ideal pl
There are plenty of activities locally including golf, bird-watching, walking, fishing and diving, a wealth of local historic interest and north Northumberland and Edinburgh, are an easy scenicr drive. …see more
“Mrs” Comfortable, centrally located holiday house in Peebles. Monabri is well furnished and equipped. The dining room/kitchen,although servicable, would benefit from reconfiguration and refurbishment.
We stayed in Monabri for a week whilst visiting family at Christmas. It is well equipped and the rooms are spacious with comfortable beds. It's location is perfect and within walking distance of all … More
I'm so glad you had a nice time in Peebles & Monabri was warm & comfortable, Hope to welcome you back soon!
“Good location and very clean and comfy property.”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2014
We are regular visitors to Peebles as our son and his family live there. There is plenty to do and we were able to have our grandchildren for a sleepover. A very good location for exploring Scotla… More
“Comfortable house in ideal location”
Reviewed 8 Aug 2013
We had a great week here, despite less than brilliant weather. Ample space, comfy beds, everything you need for a holiday base. The town with all amenities is just a stumble down the road, so you don'… More
“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 little gem.” Just back from a really relaxed stay in Yarrowford. It was great to have the flexibility of booking just a few days instead of a full week. The owners were very friendly and helpful, responding promptly to any queries and providing ever
“Fabulous cottage in Melrose highly recommend” 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 .
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
Hello Kay and many thanks for letting us know you enjoyed your stay in Saddlery Cottage. It would be great to see you back again. Thanks for taking time to write a review and for staying with us. Claire
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
Hello Claire. Thank you for taking time to share your views of your stay at Saddlery Cottage. Delighted you enjoyed it and would like to return again in the future when you next visit family over here. Claire
“Idyllic cottage in beautiful setting”
Reviewed 8 Aug 2013
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 … More
Thank you for taking the time to post such a nice review.
“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
“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
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… More
Thank you, its lovely to know that you enjoyed your stay.
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
“Cosy and very well equipped cottage in a lovely location”
Reviewed 18 May 2014
We stayed here with our two young boys and it was fab!there are a few steps/stairs but my kids are good with these so no issue. great spaces and very well equipped the kitchen was great to cook in!ver… More
“A fabulous, welcoming home from home”
Reviewed 13 Apr 2014
This house is lovely, and owner Lucy could not have been more helpful and welcoming. The house is central, and well equipped. The fantastic upper living room has a balcony and stunning views across th… More
Many thanks for your positive comments. We have always loved living in and around Peebles and think it provides so many wonderful opportunities for visitors to the town. Looking forward to welcoming you back to Peebles soon.
“Really restful stay”
Reviewed 29 Nov 2013
Really restful stay in Peebles. Very welcoming town and indeed area. The house really is a home from home. Loft room is certainly something special. Great communication and support from Lucy.
Local … More
Many thanks for your positive comments. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay and found the people of Peebles welcoming and friendly. You are not the only ones to enjoy pre-dinner drinks in the Tontine-their cocktails are also very popular with us locals! I take on board with your comments regarding the steep stairs to the rooftop terrace and sitting room and will double check that this is made clear in our property description. Hope to see you again for some further R&R.
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
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
“Ideal base for walking.” We had a long weekend with lots of walking and this was an ideal base in the heart of the coastline, Plenty of room for me, my two brothers and all our partners, (no kids) - although we had to draw straws as to who got the 2 s
Very nice house to accomodate a family with three children and a friend. At a stone throw from a picturesque sandy beach with rock outcrops on both sides. The views from the cliff (one minute's walk f… More
“Loved it !!”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2011
We had a fantastic holiday. St. Abbs is a nice little village.We could walk to the beautiful beach and My three boys(5,3 and 3) enjoyed Coldingham beach very much everyday!
The cottage was comfortabl… More
“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.
Sea Views, Large garden, Beach, Bars, restaurants and tea rooms, 1 hour from Edinburgh. Course fishing, fly fishing Ideal for walkers, Diving. St Abbs National Trust Nature Reserve, Coldingham sands, cliff top walks, countryside walks<br />Beautifully modernis …see more
My husband and I feel badly let down. When you get the call early hours of the morning the day you are about to travel that your mother ( My Husband's Mother) is dying and given the last rights and wh… More
Firstly I would like to say how sorry we are to hear of your loss. Having lost both of my own parents I understand how you will feel.
Regarding your booking for the cottage. You booked the cottage through Holiday Lettings/Tripadvisor so surely your concerns should have been directed at them.
When we have private bookings we can deal with customers directly but when the booking is made with a third party you are bound by their booking conditions. Holiday Lettings have strict cancellation policies and do not give refunds on bookings cancelled later than 4 weeks prior to arrival. Sadly this does not take into consideration your very sad circumstances. That is when travel insurance comes into play.
As I said before if it had been a private booking then we would have been able to help in some way.
“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
“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
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. & …see more
“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
“Mr” Just back from a very relaxing stay at Nenthorn. A beautiful cottage in a stunning location with lots of lovely walks to enjoy.
The cottage amenties were great and the welcome pack was a lovely touch (especially the scones). Thank you Mirander, f
“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.
“Perfect location.” Just returned from 1 week stay at Tweed Cottage and already missing Pebbles. Stayed with my wife and although the weather wasn't what we had hoped for, it certainly didn't spoil our stay. Cottage itself is cosy and fully equipped wi
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
“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
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
1 Braefoot cottage is located on the picturesque and private Yair Estate, which is situated on the banks of the river tweed in the heart of the Scottish Borders, approximately 35 miles south of Edinburgh, 6 miles from Galashiels, 5 miles from Selkirk and 7 miles from Me …see more
“Fantastic Weekend Getaway” We had a wonderful weekend away at the Yethouse. We were warmly welcomed to this beautiful and well-appointed holiday home. We were so lucky with the weather and a weekend of sunshine allowed us to enjoy the idyllic rural se
The Yethouse is fantastic. Barbara made us feel so welcome. Everything you need is provided. The views from every window are amazing and the skies on a clear night were beautiful. We loved the silenc… More
Thank you for taking time to write a review for us, we really appreciate your comments and absolutely agree that a night at the Kielder Observatory is a must see event. The silence is something we take for granted, its nice to be reminded just how special Yethouse is, thank you for that. Best wishes to all B
“Six-time returners never disappointed, always something new”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2014
We have stayed at Yethouse several times at various times of year. For this most recent trip, with two university students (who enjoyed the village pubs!) and a 15-y-old, we were blessed with only on… More
Reviewed 13 Jan 2014
Another amazing stay at the yet house. The house is absolutely beautiful and is an absolute credit to the owners. Love the wood burner, quiet lounge and of course the library. Clean, comfortable and i… More
Thank you, high praise indeed. Yethouse can indeed feel like the middle of nowhere, yet the centre of everywhere! Your review describes it very well. Glad your family also enjoyed their stay. Best wishes to all B
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
“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
Amble Cottage is situated in a small and friendly development, sleeps four comfortably in the spacious accommodation with the added bonus of a seperate bathroom as well as an ensuite shower room. Towels/linen/elect/heating/wi-fi all included, along with freshly baked c …see more