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The Lodge at Kersmains

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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
Cottage
Kersmains Cottage is a beautiful 4 star self catering cottage set within its' own private garden on our farm. Spacious and homely with a touch of luxury, Kersmains provides the ideal rural escape with a modern twist. Just 3 miles from the quaint town of Kelso. A very warm welcome awaits you............Kersmains Cottage is a beautiful 4 star self catering cottage set within its' own private garden on our farm. Spacious and homely with a touch of luxury, Kersmains provides the ideal rural escape with a modern twist. Just 3 miles from the quaint town of Kelso. A very warm welcome awaits you.........More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Up to 2 well behaved dogs allowed at £20/dog. Please note that dogs are not permitted in bedrooms or on furniture. Dogs must be kept on a lead outside of the cottage and owners must not leave dogs alone in the cottage unless a cage is provided.
Bathrooms
2 Full baths, 1 Shower
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About the Manager
Ashley Hogg (Property Manager Kersmains Cottages)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviewed July 30, 2020

We come to Tweed for the fishing, Kermains is perfectly situated for middle Tweed. The house is well appointed and suits our needs in every way.

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank Sightseer591277
Reviewed January 9, 2020

Lovely location, very well equipped. Super comfortable and spotlessly clean. We would definitely stay here again. Excellent!

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank Ana H
Reviewed December 28, 2019

Kersmains is the perfect spot to unwind, enjoy the peace and quiet and still only a stones throw from Kelso. Well appointed, extremely comfortable and everything you need is on hand to self cater. We were delighted with the space, and had a fabulous family...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank stuart12262
Reviewed April 8, 2019

This is the perfect place for a relaxing family holiday you have your own space to have fun & a garden to play in as well. The house is well laid out and there is lots of space for everyone. Thank you Ashley we had...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank JoanAye
Meander01490810224, VR Owner at The Lodge at Kersmains, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2019

Thank you so much Joan, I'm so delighted that you all had a lovely time- and even managed to complete the mind puzzles, top job!! We hope to welcome you back again sometime soon. Best Wishes, Ashley

Reviewed January 2, 2019

We have just returned from our stay for 4 nights and we had a fabulous time. 2 adults, 3 children (aged 5-10) and a small dog. The cottage has a real homely feel to it and we would of loved to have extended our stay...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank JPK0283
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 29, 2018

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Date of stay: August 2018
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Date of stay: April 2018
Kersmains, VR Owner at The Lodge at Kersmains, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

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Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in The Lodge for my 30th with our 3 children and my parents. What a beautiful house,very stylish and so much bigger than we expected! Ashley has thought of everything for a family stay with a lovely range of age appropriate books,toys and...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank kamble2018
Kersmains, VR Owner at The Lodge at Kersmains, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, so appreciated! We hope to see you back at Kersmains soon! The sheep that you fed produced 6 gorgeous lambs a couple of weeks ago! Best Wishes, Ashley

Reviewed September 25, 2017

The cottage itself was a fabulous place to stay. We arrived on a grey afternoon, the key was waiting in a safe for us and when we went in, the lamps were on and it was warm and cosy, just what we needed after a...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank SRadish
Kersmains, VR Owner at The Lodge at Kersmains, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review- it really makes all the difference to future guests to hear what other thought so we really appreciate it. We hope to see you back at Kersmains again soon! Best Wishes, Ashley

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

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Date of stay: September 2017
Kersmains, VR Owner at The Lodge at Kersmains, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Ping Pong Table
Private Yard
Safe
Stereo System
Stove
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighborhood
With Floors Castle, Scotland's largest inhabited castle nestled nestled on the outskirts of Kelso among acres of stunning estate land, it provides a must-see attraction for visitors to the area, along with its' delectable little cafe, garden centre and gorgeous gardens. The Scottish borders also boasts many of Britain's best cycle routes, country houses and of course our famous 4 abbeys steeped in ancient history. During the Spring and Summer months, the River Tweed is alive with fishermen making the most of some of the world's best salmon fishing spots, and the walks along the riverside will just take your breath away. The famous Melrose Rugby 7s tournament takes place in April and brings teams and spectators from around the world to battle it out for the much coveted title of Melrose 7s...
Getting around
The Lodge sits on our farm, just 3 miles from Kelso so a car or bike is the best way to get aroujnd from here. There is however also a beautiful riverside walk from the farm to the outskirts of Kelso which many guests love to take, and it's perfect for a lazy Sunday afternoon where they may wish to have a spot of lunch in one of the cafes or restaurants before meandering home. We are also close to Tweedbank Station on the Borders railway should guests fancy a day up in Edinburgh seeing the sights. Other local towns including Melrose, Jedburgh and Galashiels are all within 20-30 minutes drive and Berwick Upon Tweed is approximately 40 minutes from us.
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