Near Hawick, Scottish BordersGuest Rating
Woodburn Lodge is a modern, detached house set in rolling countryside, right beside the Wood Burn from which it takes its name, just 8 miles from Hawick in the beautiful Scottish Borders.
|Sleeps: 6/10||Bedrooms: 4|
|Changeover Day: Sat||Pets Allowed: Yes (2)|
|No smoking||Bathrooms: 3|
The house has been finished in larch wood to fit in with its rural surroundings and inside it is modern and bright. The inviting sitting room is spacious and airy, with comfortable seating and a multi-fuel stove that keeps it cosy. There are French doors that you can open to ‘bring the outdoors in’, which lead out to a charming decked balcony (with furniture) overlooking the little waterfall in the burn and the local sheep grazing happily away.
The kitchen is roomy and well-equipped with a dishwasher and a large gas range. There is a dining area alongside so the cook doesn’t have to miss out on all the fun and a breakfast bar for more relaxed dining. Further doors also lead out to the deck and there is a handy utility/boot room which houses the laundry facilities and provides extra storage.
Downstairs are two double bedrooms, both of which are pleasantly presented and one of which has a smart en suite shower room. There is also a family bedroom with a double and a single bed and a large, modern family bathroom with a free-standing clawfoot bath and a large walk-in shower.
Upstairs is the stylish master double bedroom, which has a king-size bed and a Juliet balcony from which to further admire the view of the burn. There is a shower room with a walk-in shower and a vast games room with a snooker table, games console and even a projector to play it on.
Outside, there is parking at the side of the house and there is also a well-stocked log store for the stove. The sloping grassed garden is rough and leads directly down to the burn, so care should be taken with children.
The remote Craik Forest (6 miles) has a number of walks to explore and also has two dedicated mountain biking trails that wind their way through the forest.
Hawick (8 miles) is the nearest town – it has a variety of shops, supermarkets, pubs and restaurants, as well as a leisure centre and golf course. The town is internationally renowned as a centre for knitwear production (particularly cashmere) and there are plenty of shops where you can pick some up. On the edge of the town Wilton Lodge Park is very picturesque park that has a mass of flowers in season, with pretty gardens to explore and lovely walks along the River Teviot, as well as tennis courts, bowling and crazy golf/putting.
Hawick is also known for its annual Common Riding festival, which takes place every June and features a programme of events and large horse processions that create a carnival-like atmosphere. Similar festivals take place in many of the Borders town and Hawick’s is among the longest standing in the area.
Jedburgh (19 miles) has plenty of interesting little shops and is rich in history too, with Mary Queen of Scots House that gives an interesting insight into the monarch’s life and Jedburgh Castle Jail which houses a museum illustrating the history of the town. It is also home to Jedburgh Abbey, one of four famous ruined Abbeys in the area. The others are sited at Melrose, Dryburgh and Kelso and there are walking and cycling routes that allow you to take in all four.
The bustling city of Edinburgh is also easily accessible for a day trip in around an hour and a half's drive, or 50 minutes by train from Galashiels (20 miles).
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Sitting room with multi-fuel stove, TV/DVD
Kitchen/dining room with TV, dishwasher, microwave, gas hob, double electric oven, fridge freezer, etc
Utility/boot room with washing machine.
Double bedroom (king-size) with en suite shower, WC and wash basin
Family room with double bed and single bed with pull-out bed underneath
Bathroom with bath, shower, WC and wash basin.
Double bedroom (king-size)
Shower room with shower, WC and wash basin
Games room with snooker table, games console and projector.
- Linen (Double Bed)
- Linen (Single Bed)
- Sets of towels
- Travel Cot
Bed linen and towels are INCLUDED. The first £40 of electricity is INCLUDED with any additional usage payable by meter reading at the end of your stay. Heating is by electric central heating, panel heaters and wood burning stove (starter pack INCLUDED). WiFi is INCLUDED, subject to a fair usage policy. A maximum of 2 dogs are welcome (2 large, 2 medium or 2 small). Please note that the garden is not enclosed and therefore dogs must be kept on a lead at all times due to sheep grazing. If you wish to bring any other pets please contact us and we will see what we can do. No smoking.
Please note: For Woodburn Lodge, the tariff for 6 persons is based on 3 bedrooms only being made available, the tariff for 8 persons based on 4 bedrooms and the tariff for 10 persons based on all 4 bedrooms being made available (plus the single and pull out bed in the family room).
The weekly guide prices for this property are shown below. Use the availability & book sidebar on the right to select your holiday or calculate short break rates (where available).
- 2 Week Discount (£100)
Changeover Day: Sat
|Rental - Date Range||Sleeps 6||Sleeps 8||Sleeps 10|
|27 Oct 2018 - 19 Dec 2018||£495.00||£595.00||£695.00|
|20 Dec 2018 - 27 Dec 2018||£995.00||£995.00||£995.00|
|06 Jan 2019 - 08 Feb 2019||£495.00||£595.00||£695.00|
|09 Feb 2019 - 05 Apr 2019||£595.00||£650.00||£750.00|
|06 Apr 2019 - 26 Apr 2019||£750.00||£750.00||£850.00|
|27 Apr 2019 - 10 May 2019||£595.00||£650.00||£750.00|
|11 May 2019 - 24 May 2019||£750.00||£750.00||£850.00|
|25 May 2019 - 31 May 2019||£995.00||£995.00||£995.00|
|01 Jun 2019 - 28 Jun 2019||£750.00||£750.00||£850.00|
|29 Jun 2019 - 30 Aug 2019||£995.00||£995.00||£995.00|
|31 Aug 2019 - 20 Sep 2019||£750.00||£750.00||£850.00|
|21 Sep 2019 - 11 Oct 2019||£595.00||£650.00||£750.00|
|12 Oct 2019 - 01 Nov 2019||£750.00||£750.00||£850.00|
|02 Nov 2019 - 19 Dec 2019||£495.00||£595.00||£695.00|
|20 Dec 2019 - 27 Dec 2019||£995.00||£995.00||£995.00|
|06 Jan 2020 - 05 Jan 2021||POA||POA||POA|
|06 Jan 2021 - 05 Jan 2022||POA||POA||POA|
Please note: Prices are calculated based on your party size at the time of booking and where more than one tariff is shown, the number of bedrooms made available may vary. This is allows us to offer larger properties at lower rates for smaller parties. If your party size changes for any reason after booking please let us know so we can ensure the accommodation provided meets your exact requirements.
For Woodburn Lodge, the tariff for 6 persons is based on 3 bedrooms only being made available, the tariff for 8 persons based on 4 bedrooms and the tariff for 10 persons based on all 4 bedrooms being made available (plus the single and pull out bed in the family room).
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