If your idea of the perfect holiday or weekend away is enjoying a game of golf on one of the finest courses in the Scottish Borders, then New Woll Estate is for you. Eat, drink, sleep and play until your heart is content and when you are tired of that, enjoy everything that this beautiful part of Scotland has to offer with superb walks, horse riding, excellent fishing, mountain biking and the beautiful Border towns just waiting to be discovered.
One of the Scottish Borders most popular courses, Woll Golf Course is ideally placed between the historic town of Selkirk and Hawick, the largest of all the Border towns famed for its knitwear. A beautiful 18-hole course in a picturesque setting, Woll Estate should be on every golfers 'bucket list', and is equally appealing to those looking for a comfy base from which to explore the areas many attractions.
For families, there are plenty of great days out to keep the little ones entertained including Bowhill House set amidst a magnificent country estate; Jedforest Farm Park with plenty of animals to see including donkeys, goats and deer; Kielder Water with tracks and trails for cyclists, walkers and horse riders to explore with an abundance of wildlife to spot along the way; and Harestanes Visitors Centre with its superb outdoor play area. The iconic World Heritage site of Hadrian's Wall is also within easy reach, as is the City of Edinburgh (with an abundance of attractions) and the beautiful Northumberland coastline with its glorious golden beaches and incredible wildlife.
The local area is popular with hill walkers and large parties of up to twenty six guests can be accommodated in the six self-catering properties that offer Four Star dog-friendly accommodation on the estate. There are plenty of opportunities for mountain biking throughout Ale Water Valley and along the tracks and trails accessible from the estate. Alternatively, explore some of the country's top mountain bike trails at Glentress Forest - just a half hour drive from New Woll estate.
Horse riders will struggle to find a better place for a riding holiday. Sitting on the Buccleuch Country Ride (Scotland's first long distance trail), you have miles and miles of stunning scenery for you and your four legged friend to discover together. Grass livery in secure paddocks is offered by the estate and the Ian Stark Equestrian Centre is just a short distance away offering excellent facilities and pony trekking. Clay pigeon shooting can also be arranged adding to the diversity of activities available throughout your stay.
With an 18-hole golf course and award winning restaurant on the doorstep, along with some of the Scottish Borders finest attractions, scenery and outdoor activities to suit all energy levels, New Woll Estate is an ideal holiday destination for golfers, outdoor enthusiasts and tourists alike.
Reservations joined Independent Cottages in March 2016
New Woll Estate offers a choice of six Four Star self-catering properties, accommodating parties of two to twenty six guests when rented together.
South Barn sleeps four guests and is featured in this advert (please see the owner's website for details on the other properties).
Offering a high standard of modern conveniences, perfectly blended with traditional character including lovely wooden floors and a feature fireplace, this welcoming holiday home affords fantastic views over the golf course.
Additional information: Golfers staying at one of the cottages get to play for free! Off-road parking. Bed linen, towels, heating and electricity included in the rental price. Dogs welcome.
Short breaks available all year round: Two night breaks (weekend or mid-week) from £380.33 to £613.55 and Three nights (weekend or mid-week) from £396.86 to £640.22. Four night mid-week breaks are charged at the three night rate.
Star Rating: 4 Star
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