The Spinney Lodge
Jedburgh near Kelso, Scottish Borders
Jedburgh 2 miles. A cosy, detached log cabin set in the owner’s grounds, near the market town of Jedburgh, in the heart of the beautiful Scottish Borders. Well-appointed to provide quality accommodation, this self-catering lodge near Jedburgh is perfect for a couple looking for a relaxing base from which to explore one of the most attractive and diverse parts of the country. All ground floor, this Borders cottage has a double bedroom and a spacious shower room. The living accommodation at this Jedburgh cottage provides all the essentials with a well-equipped kitchen and a comfortable sitting room with dining area boasting French doors that open onto a pretty front veranda with furniture. Set in the owner’s mature grounds, this Borders log cabin faces south across a shared lawn, the ideal spot to relax with a drink after a day spent exploring. A further two acres of field sit alongside this Jedburgh log cabin, offering ample space for the dog to play on a summer’s evening. In addition to the plentiful walking, cycling and fishing opportunities available amidst wonderful scenery, the town of Jedburgh and the surrounding areas offer a wealth of attractions. The 12th century abbey plus nearby stately homes including Abbotsford House, Traquair House and Floors Castle provide exciting, historical day trips, while the Cashmere Centre in Hawick and The Lochcarron Mill Visitor Centre in Selkirk offer a glimpse into the fascinating traditional industry. With the National Nature Reserve of St Abbs Head and Kielder Forest a short drive away, this Jedburgh log cabin has something for everyone.
All ground floor. One double bedroom. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area. Shared external utility.
Electric central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine and tumble dryer in utility, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lockable bike storage. Private decking with furniture. Shared use of lawn and 2 acres of field. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2 miles. Note: Infants under 2 years only. Note: Travel cot is suitable for infants under 1 year only.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Kelso 12 miles; Melrose 13 miles; Peebles 37 miles.
The historic town of Jedburgh is a small, quiet town lying 10 miles inside the Scottish Border, situated half way between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh. Set amidst the stunning countryside of the Borders, Jedburgh has much to offer visitors. There are charming shops, pubs and award-winning family run restaurants to enjoy nearby, as well as historic attractions such as the fascinating Mary Queen of Scots Visitor Centre and the imposing abbey, which towers over the town and dates back to 1138. Great fishing can be enjoyed on the Teviot, Tweed and Jed rivers and there are 21 excellent golf courses to choose from. The Borders also offer some superb walking and cycling, be it on the coast, over the breathtaking hillsides or amongst the enchanting Border forests. The towns of Melrose, Kelso and Peebles are just a short drive away and are a joy to explore at leisure.