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Beautiful Holiday Cottages With Stunning Views 20% off half-term week in Langrig - Single Tree Cottage



Updated: 26-Apr-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access


Single Tree Cottage

A spacious holiday cottage built in a coverted Georgian farm building with original exposed stone walls in the living area. The accommodation is all on the ground floor and comprises a master bedroom that can be made up with a superking double bed or two single beds, two further single bedrooms, a bathroom with bath and over-bath shower, a seperate additional w.c. and a large open plan kitchen / dining / sitting room. The cottage has a parking space directly outside the front door and a small lawned garden area. It is also surrounded by a large area of beautiful open gardens which guests are free to use. There is a biomass central heating system with controls in the cottage to keep it cosy throughout the year. There is a washer/dryer, 32" flat screen tv with dvd player and fully equiped kitchen. Bed linen and towels are provided. There is space for a z-bed in this cottage to accommodate an extra guest (additional cost).

About the property


The cottages are part of a converted Georgian farm steading called the Eildon Holiday Cottages. They are surrounded by open gardens with stunning views over Melrose and the Tweed valley. There are charcoal BBQs for guest use together with picnic tables and even an open barn in case you need shelter from the Scottish sun! We are in an ideal central location for touring the Scottish Borders with its rich history and varied array of outdoor pursuits and cultural attractions. We are also within an hours drive (or train ride) of Edinburgh and the Northumberland coastline.

About the Owner

Rob Martin
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
26 April, 2017

Available Rentals


Booking Notes:
30% deposit to confirm booking with the balance due six weeks before the holiday

Changeover Day:
Saturday or Sunday changeover days normally but can be flexible sometimes. Short breaks for minimum 3 nights are possible outside of peak season (end July to beginning of September)

Notes on prices:
£469 - £809 per week

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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Edinburgh at 40 Miles Nearest Barpub : Melrose at 0.5 Miles Nearest Ferry : Newcastle at 50 Miles Nearest Golf : Melrose at 0.1 Miles Nearest Train : Tweedbank at 4 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Melrose at 0.5 Miles Nearest Beach : Coldingham at 30 Miles Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

There are great opportunities in the area for walking, fishing and mountain biking.

We are situated half a mile away from the river Tweed with its world class salmon and trout/grayling fishing.

There are two of the UKs best maountain biking centres in our valley at Glentress and Innerleithen. Bike hire is available at the sites and the downhill and x-country routes are graded in terms of difficulty.

There are some great walking tracks in this part of Scotland and the St Cuthberts Way passes the cottages 150 yards to the west. With a general right to roam through the countryside in Scotland this is a hiker's and dog walker's paradise!

Historic Buildings - The borders has its fair share of castles and stately homes, many of which are open to the public. Abbotsford House, the former home of Sir Walter Scott is just 3 miles away and definately worth a visit.


The splendid east coast with its beautiful sandy beaches are approx 35 miles away. St Abbs is renowned as one of the best cold water dive sites in the world. Boats trips are recommended to watch many species including seals, dolphins, porpoises, and puffins.


Edinburgh airport is about an hours drive away. Newcastle airport is about 1.5 hours drive away.


Melrose is about half a mile away with all shops and services. Galashiels is about 5 miles away which is a larger town with 24 hour supermarkets etc.


Property Type

  • cottage


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Television ...


  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • rural
  • town
  • village


  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, 2 Single Bed, Superking double or 2 single beds
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
  • Travel cot with mattress and bedding available to use free of charge


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only


  • Outside: The cottages are surrounded by beautiful open gardens and farmland. Opposite the cottages are several lawn areas with picnic tables, BBQs and an open wooden barn.