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Ettrick & Yarrow Valleys - that's the place for self-catering

There is an excellent selection of self-catering accommodation in the valleys.  Choose from properties in villages such as Ettrickbridge, Ettrick, Yarrowford and Yarrow Feus or those in more remote locations.  Click on the heading or photograph of any of the properties below and this will take you to their website - providing much more information and options for checking availability and booking.


Aikwood Tower

This exceptional 16th century tower has been lovingly renovated to accommodate up to 10 overnight guests in authentic, relaxing and comfortable surroundings.  Perfect for pleasure and ideal for corporate guests and social gatherings, such as intimate weddings and other special celebrations.

The Barn @ Dormouse Cottage

A warm and cosy 2 bedroom self contained holiday home in the pretty village of Ettrickbridge.  The open plan area has a fully fitted kitchen, dining space for 4 people and comfortable lounge sofas.  Both the king size double and twin bedroom can accommodate a travel cot.  Outside seating area with bbq and spectacular views of the hills. Pets welcome.

Blackhouse Forest Estate and Lodge

Combines style and comfort in eco-friendly accommodation sleeping up to 10 guests. Nestled in over 1,000 acres of breathtaking woodland, heather and hills of the Yarrow Valleys with incredible dark sky nights, we are a truly unique destination. Available for exclusive use staycations, intimate events, corporate retreats, location filming and photography.

Broadmeadows House luxurious self-catering

Large country house made for sharing; sumptuous accommodation perfect for family and friends get-togethers and special events.  Sleeping from 2 to 20 in flexible combinations with large garden and spectacular views.  Free Wifi, bike storage and washing facilities.  Short breaks welcome all year.  Private chef available.

The Chauffeur's Flat, Bowhill House

A 3 bedroom spacious apartment nestled in the courtyard of Bowhill House.  Sleeps 6 in a super king-size bedroom with ensuite, double and twin bedroom.  Family bathroom. Well equipped kitchen with farmhouse dining table. Sitting room with large comfy sofas and cosy open fire - perfect after a day exploring the walks in Bowhill Estate. Pets welcome.

The Clock Tower Apartment, Bowhill

Situated under the original Clock Tower adjoined to Bowhill House, this 2 bedroom apartment is ideal for exploring the wider estate and all that the Scottish Borders has to offer. With 2 large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a large spacious living room and kitchen, a boot room and utility room, it is ideal for 4 people and can accommodate 3 more. Dogs welcome.

Elspinhope Cottage, Cossarshill Farm, Ettrick Valley

Luxury detached 4 star cottage in idyllic location on 1400 acre farm.  Enjoy the flora & fauna of this unique and unspoiled area, ideal for all outdoor activities.  Walkers welcome.  Cyclists welcome.  Assisted wheelchair access.  Green Business Gold Award.  Linen included.  Couple discount.  Wi-Fi.

Ettrick View, for large groups in the Ettrick Valley

With great views along the Ettrick Valley, this house accommodates 14 people.  6 bedrooms. large social spaces, pool table, ping pong and private steam.  Stylish and comfortable with all mod cons.  Perfect for family get-togethers and celebrations.  Disabled access.

Deloraineshiel Shepherd's Cottage

Deloraineshiel is a secluded shepherd's cottage on a working sheep farm, an ideal place to enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the Scottish Borders.  Magnificent open views of the rugged landscape.  Sleeps up to 7 people.  Linen, towels, electricity, heating all included in your rate, making your stay easy!

2 Inner Huntly, Ettrick Valley

Sitting in a quiet location in the Ettrick Valley, 2 Inner Huntly is ideal for a few days rest and relaxation. Walk or cycle in the surrounding countryside, or explore many of the attractions afforded by the Borders region by car. The cottage is 10 minutes from Selkirk and Edinburgh can easily be reached for a day trip, approximately 1hr drive.

Half House Cottage, St Mary's Loch

An extremely cosy 2 bedroomed cottage with stunning views over St Mary's Loch.  Very well equipped with all you need for a long or short stay.  Log burner and central heating make it suitable for all year round bookings.  Parking and lockable garage space available for bikes or kayak.

Laundry Cottage, Ettrickbridge

Light and sunny loft style cottage conversion with three bedrooms and two bathrooms, one ensuite. Full height rooms and beautiful scenery. Very comfortable and warm. Full washing and drying facilities. Sleeps 6. Children and dog friendly.

Old Kirkstead, Yarrow Valley

A traditional shepherd's cottage which has been extended to provide a large contemporary kitchen with a spacious open plan living area and 4 bedrooms.  Tucked away in the beautiful Yarrow Valley, it's the ideal base for hillwalkers, wildlife enthusiasts or families who just want to get away from it all and enjoy peaceful surroundings.

The Mill @ Lewinshope in the Yarrow Valley

Spectacular 5 star open plan conversion of Old Mill at Lewinshope Farm in the beautiful and peaceful Yarrow Valley.  Luxurious self-catered accommodation for up to 8 (+2) people.  Blazing log fire (copious amounts of logs, no charge).  Activities galore on site: tennis court, woods and fields all here for exciting adventures.

Riverside Cabin, Ettrickbridge

Riverside Cabin is a new holiday let situated on the edge of the pretty village of Ettrickbridge.  The cabin is in a lovely position on the bank of the Ettrick Water, just a short walk from the local pub, the Cross Keys Inn. Surrounded by an abundance of wildlife and scenic views, lots of lovely walks from the door and fantastic road cycling in the area.  Sleeps 4.


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