Edinburgh and the Borders

We have a range of accommodation throughout Edinburgh and the Borders including places such as Berwickshire, East Lothian, Midlothian, Roxburghshire and Selkirkshire.

Hassendean Station Cottage, Near Denholm, Hawick, Roxburghshire

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Pets: 2
  • An excellently fitted Victorian construction, Hassendean Station Cottage preserves many of its original features, which give it a romantic appeal. It is situated at an hour’s drive from Edinburgh and also in the vicinity of Hawick, Jedburgh and the historic town of Selkirk. Guests can indulge in river fishing (a permit is required) or other sports, mountain biking trails, golf courses and riding centres being available in the area. There are also numerous museums and historical attractions to visit, including medieval castles.

    As an original feature of the property, it comprises a log fire, two bags of logs being included in the rent, along with the oil fired heating and electricity. The lawned garden is enclosed and comprises a patio area as well as a bench. Moreover, parking is available for two vehicles. Everything guests might need in terms of household appliances is provided, including a washing machine, iron and ironing board. With regards to entertainment, aside from the standard television set and DVD player, plus a radio/CD player, guests also have access to a range of books and games.

    Weekly prices from £251 – £452

    Lime Cottage, Near Edinburgh, Midlothian

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Pets: 2
  • This property is one of the handful of cottages located on the grounds of Arniston House, which brings about not only great exploring opportunities but also various advantages the owners offer. A number of activities can be arranged on their grounds, such as private house tours, guided walks, clay shooting and trout fishing. Amenities such as shops, eating venues and pubs are within easy reach, and so is the city of Edinburgh, situated only eleven miles away. Historical vestiges, museums and biking trails are all available in the area.

    This traditional cottage encompasses a wood burning stove and fire, fuel for it being included in the rent. The outdoor area offers the use of private parking and a garden bench, plus the liberty of roaming freely through the Arniston House grounds. The kitchen is equipped with an electric hob and oven and a plethora of other appliances, whilst in terms of home entertainment, there is everything from a television set to an IPod docking station. There is also the convenient option of requesting a barbecue and breakfast pack, at a supplementary cost.

    Weekly prices from £330 – £603

    Hutton Mill, Hutton, Berwick upon Tweed, Berwickshire

  • Pets: 2
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • This beautifully converted mill set in the Whiteadder Valley is close to the spectacular sandy beaches of the Northumbrian coastline. The Mill has been particularly well converted with some high quality fittings and furnishings throughout. Catering for up to eight people and two pets this pet friendly cottage will feel like a home from home.

    The accommodation comprises a well equipped dining kitchen and seating area with a wonderful wood burning stove. This also leads out to the generous conservatory. There is a spacious sitting room with patio doors leading out onto a private decking overlooking the well landscaped gardens and stream. There are four bedrooms and each has en-suite facilities. In addition to all of this there is even a basement games room to enjoy.

    Weekly prices from £668

    Berwickshire Cottages

    Stonebank House, Lamberton, near Berwick, Berwickshire cottages

  • Sleeps: 10
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Pets: 2
  • For Berwickshire cottages this well-appointed property is just what is needed if you want a relaxing and charming base to explore all the delights of the Scottish borders and the stunning Northumberland coast. The traditional property oozes character and a rustic aura, although stepping through the doors you will certainly feel like you are entering another realm as that is where all the tradition stops.

    As soon as you enter the cottage you will see that a contemporary eye has been cast over the décor and furniture as all the rooms are stylishly furnished to a high and modern standard and all accentuate light, space and pure class. With neutral colours used throughout, this place is perfect for everyone who wants to relax in an environment that has been thoughtfully furnished.

    With beautiful sea views and lush countryside all around, this property has the best of both worlds- traditional features that highlight the property’s history, as well as a new contemporary feel throughout.

    In terms of rooms, there is a sitting area with a wood burner, a master bedroom with an additional sitting room and en suite shower room as well as another double bedroom. There are also two twin bedded rooms and a dining room that has a sofa bed that sleeps two also.

    This property provides bags of space for all the family to enjoy and has a sizeable and well equipped kitchen with breakfast area as well as a utility room and cloakroom and a bathroom and WC with separate shower cubicle.

    Weekly prices from £414

    West Lodge at Mellerstain, Berwickshire

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Pets: 2
  • In close proximity to the delightful Mellerstain stately home – one of the finest in Scotland –and set in parkland that surrounds it, West Lodge is one of three warm and cosy properties that are designed with comfort and relaxation in mind.

    As well as commanding great views and providing excellent opportunities for walking, the accommodation is also the ideal base for just sitting and enjoying the location.

    The charming cottage was built in the eighteenth century and is glorious both inside and out – the stone work is also in good condition and provides a great example of a traditional property stepping up to the mark and making a warm and nice place to stay.

    As well as comprising a cosy sitting room with an open fire, there is also a dining room, two bedrooms (one double and one twin) and a well equipped kitchen, the cottage is also a good property to choose if you like making the most of the summer evenings as it has its own garden with superb views towards the Cheviots.

    Weekly prices from £268