Key Holiday Home Information:Dog-Friendly
Nearest Airport and Railway Station: Edinburgh Airport or Waverley Station.
Nearest city or town: Edinburgh, approximately 21 miles away.
Type of self-catering break: Self catering farmhouse just 10 miles from Peebles.
Short Breaks and weekend breaks: Low Season only
Scotstoun Farmhouse is a stylish holiday property in a pretty eighteenth century steading set in the 125 acre grounds of Scotstoun House. Double height ceilings and a tall new window in the gable give stunning views across the countryside and provide a light and bright living area. Located in the heart of the Scottish Borders, Scotstoun Farmhouse has good access to Edinburgh as well as the many historic houses and gardens of the Borders.
This lovely farmhouse is surrounded by beautiful countryside and nearby superb fishing, walking, castles, abbeys and pretty Borders towns provide plenty to do. West Linton, Peebles and Biggar are also close by. Scotland's capital city of Edinburgh with its impressive castle is also within an hour's drive. The house comfortably accommodates 6 adults (+1 child +cot). Bedrooms are painted white with colourful Scottish art.
Inside this 4 bedroom holiday farmhouse features an open plan living area, ideal for sociable living on holiday. This area features a living and dining area with double height ceiling, plus a galleried area where you can relax and watch TV, as well as a well equipped kitchen. There are 4 bedrooms in total (2 on the ground floor and 2 on the first floor), as well as 2 bathrooms and 1 shower room. The bedrooms on the ground floor comprise a master bedroom with en-suite bathroom (this room can be arranged either as a double or a twin), and a bedroom, next to the shower room, which can be arranged as either a twin (for children) or a queen-sized double bed. The two upstairs bedrooms share access to a family bathroom and are a single bedroom and a room which can be arranged as either a double or a twin. Outside the gardens are just beautiful and guests enjoy access to a secluded walled garden where you can BBQ, enjoy a picnic or relax in the outdoors.
Flexible changeover day: No
Recommended Attractions near West Linton: Edinburgh Castle, The Falkirk Wheel, Dawyk Botanic Gardens, Little Sparta, Jupiter Artland, Kailzie Gardens, Murrayfield, Rosslyn Chapel, Traquair House, National Museum of Scotland (Edinburgh), Butterfly and Insect World, Hopetoun House, Our Dynamic Earth (Edinburgh), Transport and Science Museums (Glasgow), National Galleries of Scotland (Edinburgh), The Burrell Collection (Glasgow), Stobo Castle Spa.
Good places to visit near West Linton: Edinburgh, Glasgow, Deep Sea World, Hopetoun House, Abbotsford,More about the Location:
Annual Events: Edinburgh Festival and Festival Fringe (July and August).
Good places to eat near West Linton: The Old Bakehouse (West Linton), The Gordon Arms (West Linton), Cringlettie House (Eddertson), Whitmuir Organics Cafe, Taj Mahal (Biggar), Laurel Bank Tea Room and Bistro (Broughton), Osso (Peebles).
Short Breaks: Yes, minimum 3 nights