Relax and enjoy the private hot tub
View towards the charming detached lodge
Views from the property
Bright open plan living
Well-equipped kitchen area
Spacious Kingsize room
Stunning open countryside views
Cozy twin bedroom
Modern shower room
Perfect for alfresco dining
Enjoy the beautiful views from the lodge
View towards Barn owl and sister lodge Kestrel Lodge
Visit the magnificent Floors castle
Picturesque Kelso
Stunning Bowmont Forest
1 / 15  Relax and enjoy the private hot tub
2 / 15  View towards the charming detached lodge
3 / 15  Views from the property
4 / 15  Bright open plan living
5 / 15  Well-equipped kitchen area
6 / 15  Spacious Kingsize room
7 / 15  Stunning open countryside views
8 / 15  Cozy twin bedroom
9 / 15  Modern shower room
10 / 15  Perfect for alfresco dining
11 / 15  Enjoy the beautiful views from the lodge
12 / 15  View towards Barn owl and sister lodge Kestrel Lodge
13 / 15  Visit the magnificent Floors castle
14 / 15  Picturesque Kelso
15 / 15  Stunning Bowmont Forest

Barn Owl Pastures

Kelso (2.5mls SE), Scottish Borders
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Hot tub
Internet access
Fishing onsite / nearby
Glamping
Shepherd Hut
Log Cabin / Lodge
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Detached lodge nestled in a peaceful tranquil setting perfect for a romantic retreat
  • Spend the day exploring the nearby Northumberland National Park
  • Enjoy a lazy walk along the banks of the River Tweed
  • Relax and enjoy the private hot tub with spectacular countryside and rolling hill views
  • Explore fantastic walking routes including St Cuthbert’s Way, Cheviot Hills and also the Pennies Way
  • Within easy reach of the historic town of Kelso with its splendid Abbey and magnificent Floors Castle
  • Enjoy a day out to the famous Kelso race course and the local ice rink for skating and curling
  • Golfers will be delighted with the Roxburgh, Kelso and Coldstream courses all close at hand

 

Property code: 53382

This charming stylish detached lodge with private hot tub and magnificent countryside views. Perfect for those seeking a relaxing country retreat, but within easy reach of all local amenities.

Situated just outside of the historical town of Kelso, Barn Owl Lodge Pastures and her sister property Kestrel Lodge Pastures offer the best of both worlds whether it is total relaxation you are seeking amidst the beautiful scenery or an active walking/cycling holiday!  It is a great place to escape for a romantic getaway or to explore the Scottish Borders and Northumbria Coast.  With forest trails right from your door in the nearby Bowmont Forest or walking up Pennine Way and St Cuthbert's Way.  Just a few miles away the Cheviot Hills are a fabulous place to walk and explore.  If it is history you are looking for there is plenty of historical sights in the many of the local towns and villages.  For cyclists there are numerous trails again from the door with lock up facilities on site for bikes and all weather gear.  Whether it is a short break or a longer stay you are looking for there is a lot to offer in the local area.  For little ones and for the family dog there is an expanse of open countryside to explore and the private enclosed grounds are a safe haven for them to enjoy.  Golfers can play at the beautiful Roxburghe, Kelso and Coldstream courses and for equestrian lovers there are the famous 'ride-outs' in the area too.  There is an ice rink in Kelso and 'Born in the Borders' is a short drive away and a great day out for all the family it offers a brewery, distillery and grass sledging!

Enter the charming single storey lodge from the pretty front garden, through to the light and bright open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. The lounge area has lovely comfortable leather sofas and TV/DVD. The dining area with large dining table, ideal for romantic or family gatherings enjoys wonderful views over the garden and the surrounding beautiful countryside. The stylish well-equipped compact kitchen area has an electric oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment and microwave, perfect for those wishing to stay in and cook up a storm. Next door you will find the shower room with plenty of storage space with shower and WC. Continuing through from the lounge you are met with the spacious king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a twin on request), followed by the cosy twin zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a king-size on request).

Venturing outside you will find the splendid, private, hot tub, benefiting from wonderful countryside and rolling hill views. Perfect for relaxing after a day exploring the local area. There is a seating area directly in front of the lodge which is ideal for al fresco dining or to enjoy your morning coffee. Attached to the side of the lodge is the handy utility room with electric heated clothes horse and storage space for outdoor clothing. There is ample off-road parking available.  Please note the grounds and parking area of this property is covered by CCTV.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request) and 1 twin zip-and-link (that can be made into a king-size on request)
  • 1 shower room
  • Private hot tub
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment and microwave
  • Utility room with electric heated clothes horse
  • The central heating is included from October through to April. If heating is required for May or September it is available at a cost of £6 per night payable to the owner locally. It is not available during the summer period. The cost of electricity is included throughout the year.
  • Bed linen and towels included - towels for the hot tub can be hired at a cost of £1 per person per night if required
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Ample off-road parking
  • 1 medium size dog (up to Labrador size) or 2 small dogs welcome
  • Pubs, restaurants and shops 2 miles
  • Complex of properties
  • TV/DVD
  • Due to the continental design of these lodges, the door heights are lower than normal, and the openings have slightly raised thresholds. These can present a trip hazard especially for people with mobility problems. Please take care when entering or leaving the rooms.

 

Gavin Grant

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Gavin.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 15 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Marion, 4th October 2020

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Were a big family of four plus 2 dogs so lodge was a bit small. Owners are lovely area is kept spotless and would go back def recommend but more suitable for 2 people or family with small kids. Dogs had a ball could run about large enclosed grass area! My younger dog got a girlfriend in the lodge next door too lol!

Reviewed by Michelle, 25th September 2020

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Very good place was very clean owners were very happy and friendly

Reviewed by Amy, 21st September 2020

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Myself and my partner stayed for 4 nights. The cottage was absolutely lovely and we thoroughly enjoyed the hot tub! The owners Bev and Mick were very accommodating and recommended restaurants for us to try as well as places where we could go for walks. The weather let us down slightly but we were offered the use of a radiator on the colder days. WeRead more would definitely return - probably in the warmer months so we can make the most of the country walks. Hide

Reviewed by Thomas, 18th September 2020

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Reviewed by Sabrina, 21st August 2020

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Beautiful location, with welcoming hosts. The hot tub is real treat- especially with the view. Cosy lodge with a well equipped kitchen for a true self catering experience. Lots of nice walks and easy access to tourist attractions. Would definitely book again.

Reviewed by Lynn, 26th July 2020

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Normally I give my accommodation a once over when I arrive, not here! The lodge was immaculate, well done Bev!! Such a peaceful setting, sitting in the hot tub gazing at the amazing sunsets with a drink in hand - bliss! Loads of walks in the local area too. Many thanks

Reviewed by Christopher, 21st February 2020

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Reviewed by Collette, 11th October 2019

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Mick & Bev were very welcoming, friendly and hospitable. They gave us lots of information about the local area, with good places to take the kids and dog. We made very good use of the hot tub which was just amazing - especially at night when the stars were out!! Overall a lovely restful week. Hope to be back in the future. :)

Reviewed by David, 6th September 2019

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Brilliant hosts nothing to much for them, plenty of information on where to go for walks with the dog. Would recommend to my family and friends, will be back again.

Reviewed by Gerry, 5th July 2019

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Reviewed by Annie, 3rd June 2019

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Perfect for a short getaway from reality, comfortable and clean. Property owners were extremely professional and polite. Have already recommended to friends and family

Reviewed by Ian, 10th May 2019

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The cabin is set in a beautiful location. It's a very relaxing setting with nice scenery. Inside the cabin was very clean with excellent facilities. The couple that own the cabin are very friendly and welcoming. Would love to visit again.

Reviewed by Gerard, 3rd May 2019

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Loved the place

Reviewed by Moira, 1st April 2019

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The lodge was nice and clean ,and beds were comfortable enabling a good nights sleep.

Reviewed by Shaunna, 29th March 2019

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We had a great stay here there are lots of attractions to go visit, cabin was cosy when heating on and the views from the hot tub were beautiful. It was very relaxing and mick and bev were very welcoming and helpful.

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Relax and enjoy the private hot tub
View towards the charming detached lodge
Views from the property
Bright open plan living
Well-equipped kitchen area
Spacious Kingsize room
Stunning open countryside views
Cozy twin bedroom
Modern shower room
Perfect for alfresco dining
Enjoy the beautiful views from the lodge
Show 3 moreView towards Barn owl and sister lodge Kestrel Lodge

Location

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