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Granary Cottage

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Minto, Borders, Scotland
Granary Cottage is set within rolling countryside in the conservation village of Minto. The cottage was converted from original stone steadings dating back to the early 1800s, and is surrounded by gardens and fields beyond.
The property overlooks Minto golf course and enjoys views of Minto Hill and Ruberslaw.

The tranquillity and the comfort of the cottages ensures that guests enjoy a relaxing holiday, surrounded by numerous opportunities for leisure activities, including walking, cycling, golf and fishing. A wealth of historic towns and places of interest are within a short drive including the abbey towns of Melrose, Jedburgh and Kelso.
Edinburgh is just over an hour away, providing many opportunities for sight seeing and visiting the festival.
Pubs, restaurant and shops just over a mile away.

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Listing #HL133591
About the Owner
Sheila and Kevan P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2010
Interaction with guests
The cottage is fully self contained but we live next door and are pleased to welcome guests, provide information and ensure that they enjoy a pleasant stay.
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

Tidy and comfortable cottage, equipt with all we required for a stress free week. Beautiful countryside, a fantastic location for walkers, golfers, or anyone interested in wildlife or local history. Shiela greeted us with a warm welcome and freshly baked scones. A perfect break.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Maz469
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay in a lovely well equipped cottage situated in a very convenient location for visiting many of the fine gardens we enjoyed in the Borders. Most outstanding being Floors Castle, Dawyck Botanical Garden and Monteviot. Kevan and Sheila kindly welcomed us with...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Freedom688296
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Reviewed July 9, 2017

Lovely little place, clean and comfortable. Hosts were fabulous. Lovely area to explore and very peaceful. I will be returning

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank IbizaAngelita
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Granary Cottage is located at first floor level accessed by a flight of stone steps. The accommodation is bright with panoramic views of the hills and the adjoining golf course. A well equipped kitchen and sitting room with sofa , chairs, tables and digital TV leads to a bedroom with King Size bed and en-suite bathroom with a shower over a full sized bath. .
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    1 King
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Heating, electricity, bed linen and towels are provided free of charge. However we do reserve the right to make an additional charge for excessive use of heating. Each cottage is available from 4 o'clock on Saturday afternoon until 10 o'clock the following Saturday morning. We may also be able to offer Friday to Friday, please check on availability.

We can sometimes offer short breaks for a minimum of 2 nights. Please contact us to discuss availability.

We request that guests do not smoke indoors.
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About the neighbourhood
Minto is a conservation village built by the Earl of Minto in the early 19th century. There is hill and river walking from the cottage. The Minto Golf course immediately in front of the cottage offers an excellent 18 hole golf course with a friendly club offering good facilities, food and drink. The village of Denholm with a few shops, two pubs, a restaurant and an attractive village green is just over a mile away. The town of Hawick with good shops, supermarkets and woolen factory shops is a further six miles. The neighbouring towns of Melrose and Jedburgh also offer an excellent selection of restaurants, pubs, shops and tourist attaractions.
Getting around
Minto is a small village a little over one mile from the village of Denholm which has two pubs, a restaurant, coffee shop, butcher, post office and general store. A regular bus service runs grom Denholm to the neighbouring towns of Hawick and Jedburgh. To make the most of your stay and the Scottish Borders a car is highly recommended.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle: 80.0 km
Railway: Tweedbank: 15.0 km
Ferry: Newcastle: 90.0 km
Granary Cottage is located in a conservation area in the beautiful village of Minto. Edinburgh and Newcastle airports are a little over an hours drive away. The village is located between the towns of Melrose, Jedburgh and Hawick and is easily accessible from the A7 or A68 trunk roads.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 60.0 km.
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