Entering this stylish detached charming cottage
Spacious and lovely lounge
Relax on the comfy sofas and perhaps watch a film or programme on the Smart TV
Enjoy cosy nights infront of the roaring wood burner
Beautiful light and bright bedroom
Lovely comfy and cosy king-size bed
Ample storage space and lovely countryside views
Spacious well-equipped kitchen
Enjoy dining in
Cook up a storm
Fantastic shower room
Enjoy al fresco dining
Views directly from the cottage's enclosed garden towards Drochil Castle
The massive ruins of the historical Drochil Castle
Views towards this charming detached cottage
Enjoy the amazing valley views
Approach to the property
Nestled amid 1200 acres of a working beef and sheep grassland farm
Enjoy a pawfect holiday
1 / 19  Entering this stylish detached charming cottage
2 / 19  Spacious and lovely lounge
3 / 19  Relax on the comfy sofas and perhaps watch a film or programme on the Smart TV
4 / 19  Enjoy cosy nights infront of the roaring wood burner
5 / 19  Beautiful light and bright bedroom
6 / 19  Lovely comfy and cosy king-size bed
7 / 19  Ample storage space and lovely countryside views
8 / 19  Spacious well-equipped kitchen
9 / 19  Enjoy dining in
10 / 19  Cook up a storm
11 / 19  Fantastic shower room
12 / 19  Enjoy al fresco dining
13 / 19  Views directly from the cottage's enclosed garden towards Drochil Castle
14 / 19  The massive ruins of the historical Drochil Castle
15 / 19  Views towards this charming detached cottage
16 / 19  Enjoy the amazing valley views
17 / 19  Approach to the property
18 / 19  Nestled amid 1200 acres of a working beef and sheep grassland farm
19 / 19  Enjoy a pawfect holiday

The Castles Cottage,

Peebles (6mls NW), Scottish Borders
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Working farm
Fishing onsite / nearby
Romantic
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
11 more

At a glance

  • Stylish detached cottage nestled amid 1200 acres of a working beef and sheep grassland farm
  • Located directly adjacent to the massive ruins of the historic Drochil Castle
  • Close to the picturesque town of Peebles and the pretty conservation village of West Linton
  • Amazing walking and cycling routes directly from the cottage with the Pentland Hills close at hand
  • Easy reach of Glentress Forest, one of the foremost mountain biking venues in the country
  • Short trip to the elegant city of Edinburgh with its fantastic world renowned festivals to enjoy
Property code: 62990

Period cottage located in a private position with splendid valley and castle views. Enjoy cosy romantic nights infront of the roaring wood burner, after a day out exploring the stunning local area.

Nestled in an elevated position enjoying wonderful Peeblesshire valley views, on a large family run working farm. That is also home to the historical impressive ruins of Drochil Castle, that was built for the Regent of Scotland and was not finished before his execution in 1581. Only five miles from the pretty conservation village of West Linton and the Royal Burgh of Peebles. By the banks of the bonnie River Tweed, renowned for its excellent salmon and trout fishing. The town also boasts excellent shopping and leisure facilities, including Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre, Gytes Leisure Centre and golf courses. Enjoy a trip to Neidpath Castle, Kailzie and Dawyck Botanic Gardens, in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Entering this stylish period single storey detached cottage, from the spacious wrap around gardens, into the large vestibule, the perfect place to store outdoor clothing and to dry your four-legged friend. To your left from the inner hallway, is the beautiful light and bright king-size bedroom, with plenty of storage space and handy USB points. Next is the stylish comfortable lounge with Smart TV, USB points and a wood burner, ideal for cosy nights in after an epic day out exploring the local area. Followed by the spacious bespoke kitchen/diner, this is the perfect place to cook up a storm with the electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dining area, ideal for romantic meals. Completing the accommodation is the stylish shower room with shower and WC.

Venturing outside to the spacious, fully enclosed, mature wrap around gardens with seating area, a great for place for al fresco dining and lazy evening star gazing over countryside and the private castles ruins. There is also ample enclosed off-road parking, at the side and in front of the cottage.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 1 bedroom - king-size
  • 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and washing machine
  • Farm activities - guests are welcome to help feed the lambs and explore the farmland through the established tracks
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Ample private enclosed off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome – please make sure dogs are kept on a leash, when exploring the direct countryside on the farm due to livestock
  • Shops, pubs and restaurants 5 miles
  • Smart TV in lounge
  • Private water supply

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Lucy.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 3 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.7
Overall equipment
4
Overall comfort
5
Overall location
4.3

Reviewed by Teri, 12th November 2018

We arrived to a very clean and cosy cottage. The owner was friendly and made sure we had everything we needed for our stay. We were very impressed with the cottage and it was very well equipped, home from home. The location is excellent and is only 10 mins from Pebbles. Would def recommend.

Reviewed by Kate, 26th October 2018

Fantastic cottage in a stunning location. Our hosts were so helpful and welcoming and it was a very memorable holiday.

Entering this stylish detached charming cottage
Spacious and lovely lounge
Relax on the comfy sofas and perhaps watch a film or programme on the Smart TV
Enjoy cosy nights infront of the roaring wood burner
Beautiful light and bright bedroom
Lovely comfy and cosy king-size bed
Ample storage space and lovely countryside views
Spacious well-equipped kitchen
Enjoy dining in
Cook up a storm
Fantastic shower room
Show 7 moreEnjoy al fresco dining

Location

Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

1/3 Deposit

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