Stable Cottage - Self catering holiday cottage in Minto, Melrose, Scottish Borders, Scotland - Sleeps 2
Converted from original stone steadings, Stable Cottage provides beautifully appointed four star accommodation. Designed primarily for couples or those with small children, the cottage has one bedroom, en-suite bathroom, living room and kitchen area.
The cottage enjoys grounds and gardens of almost one acre with beautiful views of the surrounding hills. An 18 hole golf course and restaurant, a pretty glen and even a castle are within a short walk. A further mile leads to two pubs and a restaurant, all serving excellent food, in the village of Denholm.
Townhead Steading is set within the rolling Borders countryside on the edge of the tiny conservation village of Minto, close to Melrose and Jedburgh. The cottage borders the Minto Hills and the Minto Golf Club. Edinburgh is just over an hour away.
The tranquility and comfort of the cottage ensures that guests enjoy a relaxing holiday, surrounded by numerous opportunities for leisure activities, including walking, cycling, golf, fishing and sight seeing. Guests are assured of a warm welcome after their journey with tea and fresh scones.
- Near Pub/Restaurant
- Garden/Outside Area
- Bike Storage
- Internet Access
- Golf Facilities Nearby
- Off-Road Parking
- Washing Machine
- Tumble Dryer
- CD Player
- Kingsize Bed
Stable Cottage provides a double bedroom, en-suite bathroom, sitting room and kitchen area. The property overlooks a pretty courtyard garden and has gardens to the front with views of the golf course.
- Single storey cottage with parking at the door.
- Central heating, bed linen and towels included.
- Pets welcome.
- Sitting room equipped with digital flat screen television, VCD, mini hi-fi and sofa bed for an additional guest.
- Kitchen equipped with dishwasher, fridge, microwave.
- Shared laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer.
- Bedroom with queen size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower over bath.
Low Season from £320
Mid Season from £350
High Season from £400
Pets: Enquire with cottage owner
Changeover Day: Saturday
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Sleeps 2 people in 1 bedroom (Double, Sofa bed (occassional use))
Owner: Kevan & Sheila Perrins click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Stable Cottage joined Independent Cottages in Sep 2006
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Reviews and Testimonials for Stable Cottage
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Stable Cottage, enjoyed some excellent walks and local pubs, but beware of Minto Hill! Lovely cottage to come back to after a day out.
We have really enjoyed our visit to Stable Cottage. A perfect place for us and we will certainly be returning here in the future.
This must be the perfect cottage, great scenery and lots to do and see. Many thanks, see you again.
Exquisite surroundings and hospitality, a true great little holiday cottage. Definite recommendation and return visit planned.
Very comfortable and beautifully fitted out with plenty of thoughtful touches, especially the welcome.
What a beautifull cottage in the perfect setting for a lovely relaxing visit to the Borders.
Perfect! Everything was ideal. Amazing cottage and location. Got engaged at the top of Minto Hill!
Thankyou for the warm welcome and great stay at Stable Cottage! Everything you need for a comfortable holiday is here, even a dishwasher!. Certainly the best place to stay for discovering the Borders.
Excellent accomodation. We were made to feel very welcome. Lovely scenery. Our 18 mnth old son loved the horses!
An excellent cottage, stylishly furnished with everything we needed. A really warm welcome and a lovely spot from which to explore the Borders.
A beautiful, comfortable cottage with all the comforts of home. Appreciated the warm welcome. Thanks for a lovely holiday will certainly recommend to friends.
A truly fabulous cottage location and accommodation. Your labours and hosting have resulted in the most comfortable of stays ... even for those without a car! Fresh bouquet and travel info very welcoming. Decor is lovely and garden setting was very peaceful. A beautiful stay indeed.
Excellent accommodation in a beautiful and tranquil setting. A welcome break from London life.
This location and more importantly the cottage gave us the chance to really rest and enjoy our few days off from reality.
Clean accommodation and bright airy rooms together with lovely well kept gardens, set in a marvelous backdrop make this a great place. I think we will be back.
Fantastic accommodation - you deserve to be oversubscribed, but I hope you can fit us in next time!!!
A beautiful cottage - so comfortable. Hope to return in the spring. The weather has been superb and the scenery so lovely with the trees turning to their autumn tints.
A lovely well equipped cottage. We received a warm welcome with homemade gingerbread and scones. The décor is clean and beautiful and the garden excellent for the children. We plan to return.
Cottage 1st class, great location for touring the Scottish Borders. Lovely country walks.
Cottage excellent, better than a hotel! Location superb. We enjoyed many trips out and enjoyed the tranquility.
We had a fantastic time and we're pleased to spend our first holiday together at Stable Cottage.
We had a lovely holiday in this beautifull cottage and hope to come back. This is one of the best cottages we have ever stayed in, and we have stayed in a lot of cottages!
A lovely warm welcome to one of the most beautiful cottages we have stayed in. Definately one to be recommended to friends and family.
We had a fantastic time. The cottage and garden are perfect for relaxing and the warm and friendly welcome was a great way to start our hols! We'll definately be recommending Stable Cottage to friends and family and will hopefully be back soon.
A beautiful cottage and excellent surroundings. Perfect for a relaxing holiday. Fantastic walking area and places to visit. Hope to return for another holiday.
Welcome and hospitality warm and friendly, cottage excellent couldn't wish for better. Wonderful holiday we will be back.
A fantastic cottage, very comfortable and also very well equipped. One couldn't expect or ask for more.
The cottage and the village of Minto were lovely. Had a great time exploring the Border Abbeys. Will return next time to climb the Minto Hills.
Warm welcome, lovely cottage with beautiful surroundings, totally relaxing holiday. We intend to visit the Borders again soon.
It was lovely tp wake up every day to these views! Very welcoming and homely cottage. Wish we could stay longer!!
Thanks for a wonderful week. The welcome when we arrived was great and the cottage very impressive. You have thought of everything, we had a great time.