The New Farmhouse - Self catering holiday cottage in Skirling, Biggar, Scottish Borders, Scotland - Sleeps 6+2
The New Farmhouse is a lovely Scandanavian log cabin which is set within its own grounds on a working farm. It is well located for visiting the popular cities on Edinburgh and Glasgow yet its tranquil rural position within lovely countryside makes it perfect for those who enjoy outdoor activities such as walking, cycling, horse riding, fishing and golf.
The busy attractive market town of Biggar is under two miles away and offers a good selection of interesting shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants. Scotland is well known for its good selection of golf courses and there are pay as you go courses to be found locally. You are also able to enjoy some of the larger courses within a short distance.
There are a wealth of attractions and places to visit within the Scottish Borders. There are historic houses to visit such as Traquair House, Edinburgh Castle and Drumlanrig Castle. One of Scotland's top visitor's attractions, The New Lanark World Heritage Site, is just twenty five minutes drive away and provides a great day out. Alternatively, for nature lovers, why not visit the Botanic Gardens at Dawyck and Edinburgh or the Osprey watch at Glentress and Kailzie.
Whether you are looking for a base to explore this lovely area or you simply want to relax within lovely countryside, The New Farmhouse has lots to offer.
- Log Burner
- Garden/Outside Area
- Bike Storage
- Golf Facilities Nearby
- Off-Road Parking
- Satellite/cable TV
- Washing Machine
- Tumble Dryer
- CD Player
- Kingsize Bed
- Sitting room with Digital TV, DVD player, video player, Hi-Fi, log burning stove and a selection of board games to enjoy.
- Fully fitted kitchen/diner with table and chairs and fridge (with freezer compartment), microwave, double oven with hob and grill.
- Utility room with washer/dryer.
- Large upstairs landing with sofa bed that can sleep two additional guests.
- Master bedroom with kingsize bed and ensuite shower room.
- Twin bedroom with two single beds and ensuite shower room.
- Second twin bedroom.
- Bath room.
Additional information: A high chair and cot are provided (please bring linen for cot). Short breaks are available out of season - please enquire with owner. Heating, linen and towels are included within the price.
Low Season from £441
Mid Season from £494
High Season from £578
Star Rating: 3 Star
Pets: Enquire with cottage owner
Changeover Day: Flexible
Paypal, Cheque, Bank Transfer
Sleeps 6+2 people in 3 bedrooms (1 Double, 2 Twins)
Group booking details:
All male groups: Yes
All female groups: Yes
Catering Available: No
Owner: Joyce & Robert Laird click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
The New Farmhouse joined Independent Cottages in Aug 2008
Last Minute / Late Availability OffersSat, 1 Jun 2013 for 4 nights - £360
3 night break also available for £285
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Reviews and Testimonials for The New Farmhouse
Absolutely amazing, excellent facilities, beautiful location - who could ask for more? The New Farmhouse definately exceeded my expectation and was excellent value for money. Thank you very much Joyce for being so helpful, we have had a wonderful stay.
Wonderful setting, comfortable & homely, well furnished, we'll definately be coming back!
Absolutely wonderful, beautiful house & location.
Excellent, clean & homely, well equipped. Fire was great.
Home from home! Really superb, thanks. Woodstove was excellent at night.
We all have had a wonderful stay. Gorgeous accomodation, beautiful scenery and surroundings and hope to come back again. Thank you
The cottage is gorgeous. Lovely and warm and well equipped.
All in all a wonderful week. I usually can't wait to get home but I could quite happily stay here for longer. Thank you very much.