Pretty cottage with eye-catching fire place in the enchanting Scottish Borders
The Bothy is a cosy cottage for two, in the heart of the beautiful Scottish Borders, a peaceful and secluded location, ideal for walking, outdoor pursuits and as a base for touring or just total relaxation. If you are looking for peace and tranquillity in some of the most beautiful scenery in the Scottish Borders, then look no further. The Bothy at Orchard Walls is located about 1 miles from the historic village of Traquair on a quiet little road leading to Glen House, with magnificent views to the west up the Glen and south across the Quair Water. The Bothy enjoys a bright and sunny southerly outlook.
Getting to the Bothy is easy; it is about 28 miles south of Edinburgh, and under 50 miles from the border with England.
The Bothy is an ideal base for touring, walking, fishing, golfing or just complete relaxation - the choice is yours.
One and a half miles from Traquair and the oldest inhabited house in Scotland, three miles from Innerleithen (with the nearest shops and restaurants), and nine miles from the pretty border town of Peebles, you can be assured of one thing; there are so many places to see and things to do that one visit will never be enough. History abounds and lives side by side in harmony with the beautiful Borders scenery.
The pride and passion of the Borderers is clear for all to see. Experience the history of the Reivers by visiting the many summer festivals and 'Common Ridings'. Check the quality of the local crafts. Purchase some of the world's finest knitwear including wonderful Cashmere garments. See with your own eyes these lands which inspired many famous artists and writers. Taste the finest of local produce in many restaurants.
The price includes bath robes, slippers ,toiletries, welcome provisions, flowers, fresh fruit basket and complimentary bottle of wine.
Ground floor: (Sitting room(TV, Burner(wood), DVD player, stereo), Kitchen(oven, microwave, dishwasher), bedroom(Double bed), bathroom(bath, shower))
utility room(reachable from the outside)(washing machine), heating(central), courtyard(fenced), garden(fenced), BBQ
Tips from the owner:
A warm Scottish welcome awaits all our guests staying in our lovely 4 star cottage set in magnificent quiet rural scenery.
Enjoy home made cake and tea, coffee or a glass of wine on your arrival at Orchard Walls.
Take a walk up the Glen to Loch Eddy, on a winters day, spiders webs glisten with frost.
Visit Roslyn Chapel, just outside Edinburgh, full of history, made more famous with the film 'The Divinci Code'
Visit Moy Mckay gallery in Peebles, beautiful felt paintings.
Do you want to take your pet to the UK from abroad? Inquire about relevant rules and regulations
Deposit: £ 100
Pets: Not allowed
Bed linen: Included
Bath towels: Included
Kitchen linen: Included
|Property type||Detached holiday house|
|Minimum occupancy||2 Persons|
|Maximum occupancy||2 Persons|
|Pet allowed||Pets not permitted|
|Number of bathrooms||1 |
|Number of bedrooms||1 |
|Heating||Central heating (oil/gas/nightsaver), Heating|
|Entertainment electronics||Hi-fi, TV, DVD|
|Telecommunications||Internet access, WLAN / Wifi|
|Living room furniture||Heater / Wood burning stove|
|Bathroom features||Bath tub without shower, Separate shower|
|Kitchen furniture/equipment||Microwave oven, Dishwasher, Oven|
|Distance to next restaurant||5 km|
|Distance to next shopping facilities||5 km|
|Other||In the countryside. |
|Distance to town||5 km|
|Distance to lake||1 km|
|All-inclusive service||Indemnity insurance is included in the price of booking this property. It is an offer from the tour operator Belvilla. The following conditions apply to this all-inclusive offer: details |
|Garden and outdoor|