Keepers Cottage is situated in the former stables at Wedderburn Castle, close to Duns in the picturesque Scottish Borders. It is within easy driving distance of a number of historical towns and sites including Berwick-upon-Tweed, Edinburgh, Holy Island, Alnwick Castle, Floors Castle, Mellerstain, Manderston, Chillingham Castle and many of the Borders abbeys.
Other nearby attractions in the area include stunning beaches such as Coldingham and Bamburgh, fishing on the Tweed and Whiteadder and golf on a selection of local courses, as well as a wide variety of rural walks and cycle rides around local natural beauty spots. There is also a golf driving range and children's soft play area within easy walking distance.
Accommodation Summary : Keeper's Cottage is a stylish, charming property recently renovated to a high standard. The spacious dining-kitchen has a farmhouse table for family dining, stone walls, a traditional fireplace and decorative range and a fully-equipped modern kitchen, complete with large Smeg fridge.
The sitting room has a stone fireplace with wood-burning stove, large flat-screen television with digital channels and comfortable sofas for kicking back in front of the fire. There are wooden floorboards and antique floor tiles throughout the ground floor of the cottage, with the floorboards cut Read more
Nearby attractions The Scottish Borders area has a romantic history and is filled with historic houses, beautiful landscapes, ruined abbeys and stunning beaches. Duns is also a good base for cycling holidays, coastal walks and other outdoor activities.
Nearby towns The picturesque market town of Duns is a mile from Wedderburn and offers a small supermarket, delicatessen, pubs, coffee shops, take-aways, chemist and other useful shops as well as petrol stations, a cottage hospital and other amenties
Transport Getting to the cottage is easy from London or Edinburgh. The closest station is Berwick-upon-Tweed and Wedderburn Castle and its cottages are 20 minutes by taxi or car from here