Privately situated on the edge of the village of Newcastleton and backed by woodland, this spacious holiday property is decorated and furnished in a light, contemporary style and is equipped for disabled access, families and moutain bikers alike. Good walking in the surrounding hills and forests. In easy reach are the Seven Stanes mountain bike route, Kielder Water and Forest Park with a wide range of activities and spectacular scenery. Hermitage Castle, 5 miles, is a startling reminder of the area’s violent past. Carlisle, 25 minutes’ drive. Shops and pubs 350 yards.
All on ground floor: Living room. Dining room. Kitchen. Shared utility room. 3 bedrooms: 1 double, 2 twin, each with en-suite toilet. Bathroom with (elec hoist over) bath, shower cubicle and toilet.
Gas CH, elec, bed linen and towels inc. Cot. H/chair. DVD. CD. Elec cooker. M/wave. W/machine. D/washer. F/freezer. Wi-fi. Shared t/dryer in utility room. Garden with sitting-out area and furniture. Parking (3 cars). No smoking. Easy walking access. NB: Unfenced pond.
Customer Reviews of Woodside, Scottish Borders - Sleeps 6
1st comment: To say this accommodation exceeded our expectations is an understatement. While the weather could have been better, the large rooms, gorgeous scenery, pretty garden with attendant cock pheasant and friendly locals made it a most memorable holiday! April 2012.
2nd comment: The property was spacious, well furnished, excellent facilities and very comfortable. Dec 2010.
3rd comment: Always a warm, friendly welcome and in good order of cleanliness and repair. Aug 2010.
4th comment: Superb facilities - couldn’t have asked for more. June 2010.
5th comment: The property was excellently furnished, well presented, very clean and the owners were lovely! May 2010.
6th comment: The cottage was very well equipped, in a lovley location with very friendly, helpful owners. Sept 2009.
7th comment: Woodside is a very clean well presented and has everything needed for a self catering holiday. Attention has been paid even to the small details to ensure guests have a wonderful break. Even the grounds are beautiful and well tended and guests have free run of them. Owners lovely people, very friendly and helpfull but not intrusive. Aug 2009.
8th comment: Best equipped site I’ve visited, excellent food available in local hotels. Very clean. July 2009.
9th comment: The standard of the cottage was excellent. Stunning garden area. Disabled facilities were second to none. We would love to go back there. Aug 2009.
10th comment: Outstanding accommodation. Incredible value for money. Feb 2009.
11th Comment The cottage was perfect for our holiday, the owner couldn’t have been more helpful and the gardens where a dream. Lots of little spaces to sit and beautifully kept and so peaceful. Newcastleton itself is a very friendly place, everyone we spoke to was pleasent and helpful. Altogether it made for a lovely relaxing holiday, please thank the owner. May 2009.
12th Comment Well equipped, spacious accommodation overlooking a lovely garden. April 2009.
13th Comment The description of the accommodation online was excellent and all of the information and pictures secured the booking. In particular, I was delighted with the hoist for the bath. The cottage was equipped so well that there was nothing lacking for an enjoyable holiday for all visitors. We would book the cottage at a later date without hesitation. March 2008.
14th Comment Accommodation 5 star. From the fully equipped kitchen to little touches in bathrooms and bedrooms, everything has been thought of for the comfort and enjoyment of the guests. Garden beautiful, so nice and peaceful to sit in. Owners very helpful and friendly but not intrusive. Village folks just as friendly, local hotels provide excellent meals at reasonable prices. Woodside and Newcastleton have become our home away from home. Perfect chill out place. Can go for quiet walks or visit one of the many places of interest within easy distance. Aug 2008.
15th Comment The bungalow was very well equipped, very clean, owners very friendly and helpful, the children were also made to feel welcome the gardens are well kept, the village and pubs are friendly and the food is excellent. Well worth a visit!!! July 2008.
16th Comment Very spacious accommodation, large garden which we were free to wander in. Location is great for a quiet break, but within easy reach of many places of interest. May 2007.