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Borders Cottage

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Lanton near Jedburgh, Scottish Borders Show on map


Sykes rating

  • 5 Guests

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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  • great (9)
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  • well (8)
  • dog (6)

23 Customer Reviews

  • "Such a great cottage in a lovely setting."

    So well equipped and comfortable - we loved our extended stay and are looking forward to our next stay already. The owner, Mark, was super helpful, friendly and approachable and nothing was too much trouble. Highly recommended.

    Reviewed by Elaine5.0Dec 2023

  • "Lovely cosy cottage with spectacular wide ranging views."

    Very comfortable, has everything you need for an enjoyable stay

    Reviewed by Elaine5.0Oct 2023

  • "The cottage was finished to a high end clearly a lot of money was spent but the ..."

    The cottage was finished to a high end clearly a lot of money was spent but the cleaning left a lot to b desired the en-suite shower head was not clean under an around fridge was not clean kitchen units were very greesy an quite a bit of dirt an dust under living room units and the pillows are needing changed thay were very very poor quality

    Reviewed by Tom2.5Sep 2023

  • "The cottage was spacious inside and was fitted out to a modern standard, with all the facilities we needed and more."

    It was a nice to find some welcome gifts of food and drink on arrival, which we thoroughly enjoyed. Externally, there is a private garden area, which had great views of the surrounding area and provided ample space for both the family/dog to enjoy. Makes for a great base to explore the surrounding area from.

    Reviewed by Micheal4.7Aug 2023

  • "Was a lovely, lovely place."

    Came with my partner, mum, two children and dog for my 30th birthday and it was a gorgeous place. Would definitely come back and recommend.

    Reviewed by Sophie5.0Aug 2023

  • "Well equipped."

    Obviously a lot of thought went into what visitors need. We preferred the chairs with backs to the benches at the table and that freed a bench to act as a table in front of the settee. It's a lovely setting. Lanton is a delightful village, lovely cottages and gardens to admire and much entertainment to be had in the notices at the old bus stop. Some serving spoons and an extra veggie bowl for the table would have been icing on the cake.

    Reviewed by Harold5.0Aug 2023

  • "Really enjoyed staying at 2 The Loan."

    Great location for our trip to Scotland

    Reviewed by Geoff5.0Aug 2023

  • "Lovely cottage in a very pretty location offering all the comforts of home"

    Reviewed by Elaine5.0Jul 2023

  • "Lovely cottage."

    Fantastic welcome pack, best we’ve had. So clean too. Ideally placed for lots of places but very quiet location on edge of village.

    Reviewed by Christine5.0Jun 2023

  • "Probably the best holiday cottage we have ever stayed in."

    Immaculately presented with everything we could possibly want/need. The location is stunning and to top it all a lovely welcome basket. Can't rate highly enough and we will definitely be back!

    Reviewed by Emma5.0Jun 2023

  • "Lovely house in a great location."

    Plenty of places to visit nearby, enjoyed a trip to Hawick Musuem. Could not fault it, cool during the day and warm at night.

    Reviewed by Avril Lorinda5.0May 2023

  • "Lovely cottage very well set out owners have thought of everything."

    Will be booking again.

    Reviewed by Colin5.0Apr 2023

  • "Beautiful cottage."

    Comfortable, cosy and well equipped. Owner was very quick to solve a small problem with the hot water remotely via Hive which was brilliant. Was accommodating and called to make sure the matter was resolved. Would not hesitate to recommend to anyone.

    Reviewed by Christopher5.0Mar 2023

  • "Lovely well equipped and cozy cottage in a fantastic location."

    We had a great trip and would recommend.

    Reviewed by Martin5.0Jan 2023

  • "A brilliant stay ."

    Peaceful, cottage renovated to a very high standard. Thank you. Dean Norris

    Reviewed by Dean4.4Jan 2023

  • "Quiet, clean and well kept, dog friendly cottage in good location - well stocked and great welcome pack."

    Thoroughly enjoyed it, and may well come back.

    Reviewed by Don5.0Dec 2022

  • "Lovely house with particularly nice bedrooms , especially the main bedroom ."

    Welcome pack provided Modern facilities and smart tv in every room is great Wifi very good Kitchen is extremely small so only one person can be in at a time . Although lots of things left for our dog I wouldn’t choose to come here again with my dog . The dog can’t go upstairs and nor can the dog be let off the lead anywhere on property grounds or surrounding areas due to farmers fields . Fine if you have a small / old dog but if you have a springer like me then lead walks don’t really do . I would return to this property but not with my dog .

    Reviewed by Rachel4.7Oct 2022

  • "We very much enjoyed our stay at Borders Cottage and would definitely recommend it to anyone."

    It is tidy, cosy, warm and clean. The rooms are all very nice and enjoyable to be in. The garden is steep, but lovely and big, and includes really dog safe fencing, and nice outdoor seating. And views. We loved the welcome food basket in the kitchen, so thoughtful, and the electric candles in the living area were fun to have, too. It's peaceful here, as well, not much traffic noise in the garden.

    Reviewed by Anne5.0Sep 2022

  • "Beautifully fitted out house, lots of attention to details."

    Great location for trips and visiting the area. Lots to see and do. Very relaxing, would definitely recommend a visit.

    Reviewed by David5.0Sep 2022

  • "Lovely cottage."

    No negative comments.

    Reviewed by Andrew5.0Aug 2022

  • "Loved the extras for the dog, thank you!"

    Reviewed by Dorothy5.0Jul 2022

  • "Had a lovely stay, its a beautiful peaceful cottage and very well equipped."

    Couple of minor points - there was only half a toilet roll in each bathroom with no spares, and 1 dishwasher tablet. We went out to buy both and it would have been nice if there'd been a little more. That's all though, it was otherwise great!

    Reviewed by Stephanie4.7Jul 2022

  • "Lovely house in the rural Scottish Borders."

    Would happily recommend to others

    Reviewed by Martin5.0Jun 2022

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  • Three bedrooms: 1 x super-king-size with Smart TV with Netflix and en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC, 1 x ground-floor double with Smart TV with Netflix, 1 x single with trundle and Smart TV with Netflix
  • Ground-floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Utility
  • Living/dining room with multi-fuel stove
  • Garage
  • Central heating with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, coffee machine
  • 4 x Smart TV with Netflix, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair, cot and 2 x stairgate available
  • Off-road parking for 5 cars
  • Large garden with lawn, gravel and furniture, garage with barbecue and bike storage
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2.1 miles

The property

Tucked away in the idyllic village of Lanton near Jedburgh, Scottish Borders, is this delightful three-bedroom, stone-built cottage, Borders Cottage.

Enjoying a peaceful location with far-reaching countryside views, Borders Cottage is a fantastic family-friendly dwelling for a family of five, plus their two canine companions.

Park-up on the generous driveway with space for five cars, before being greeted by a large garden with vast lawn and an outdoor dining space, perfect for enjoying dinner with a view.

Outside, you will also find a garage, with plenty of storage for bikes and a barbecue for alternative dining arrangements.

Step into the small, yet well-equipped kitchen, featuring a handy dishwasher, where you can whip up delicious feasts for your loved ones, ready to enjoy at the dining table for five.

Nearby, you will find a utility housing a fridge/freezer, washing machine and coffee machine for your convenience.

After dinner, relax in the light and airy sitting room, where you can select a much-loved film from the Smart TV with Netflix, as your pooches take up their favourite spot in front of the crackling multi-fuel stove.

Completing the ground-floor is a well-appointed double bedroom with its own Smart TV with Netflix, served by a beautifully tiled bathroom, perfect for unwinding with a well-deserved soak after a day of exploring.

Climb the stairs up to the first floor, where you will discover two further bedrooms, a spacious super-king-size with en-suite shower room, and a single with trundle, both bedrooms also feature a Smart TV with Netflix, so you can catch up on your morning shows following a leisurely wake-up.

From your holiday home, you can easily enjoy riverside walks and hikes up to the fascinating 15th-century ruins of Timpendean Tower.

Head into the bustling town of Jedburgh, where you will find your local amenities, including a well-stocked convenience store and the welcoming eateries of The Carters Rest, Simply Scottish and the Foresters Arms.

Wander along Jed Water or stop to explore the historic attractions of the 12th-century Jedburgh Abbey, Jedburgh Castle Jail and Museum and the Mary Queen of Scot’s Visitors Centre, providing a fascinating insight into the former 16th-century queens life.

If you can tear yourself away, visit the market town of Kelso, where you will find the remarkable castles of Floors and Roxburgh, as well as the picturesque Lodge Park, Kelso Racecourse and the excellent 18-hole Kelso Golf Club for those wanting to test out their swing whilst on holiday.

Next stop is Melrose, where keen hikers can embark on the scenic 62.5-mile St Cuthberts Way, or if that isn’t your thing, why not explore the delights of the 14th-century Melrose Abbey, the National Trust Priorwood Garden or hook your catch of the day in the nearby Bowden Loch, or River Tweed, well-known for its superb salmon fishing.

Further afield, is Peebles, home to the remarkable Neidpath Castle, the Tweeddale Museum & Gallery, Victoria Park and the Peebles Golf Club.

For all this and more, secure your stay at Borders Cottage.

EPC Rating: Band D

EPC Rating: Band D

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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 halfway 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 Jedburgh Castle Jail, Mary Queen of Scots House 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 over breathtaking hillsides or amongst the enchanting Border Forests, and along St Cuthbert's Way, a 62 mile trail between Melrose and Lindisfarne, which passes Harestanes Countryside Visistor Centre. The towns of Melrose, Kelso and Peebles are just a short drive away and are a joy to explore at leisure.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas