This charming stylish detached lodge with private hot tub and magnificent countryside views. Perfect for those seeking a relaxing country retreat, but within easy reach of all local amenities.
Situated just outside of the historical town of Kelso, Barn Owl Lodge Pastures and her sister property Kestrel Lodge Pastures offer the best of both worlds whether it is total relaxation you are seeking amidst the beautiful scenery or an active walking/cycling holiday! It is a great place to escape for a romantic getaway or to explore the Scottish Borders and Northumbria Coast. With forest trails right from your door in the nearby Bowmont Forest or walking up Pennine Way and St Cuthbert's Way. Just a few miles away the Cheviot Hills are a fabulous place to walk and explore. If it is history you are looking for there is plenty of historical sights in the many of the local towns and villages. For cyclists there are numerous trails again from the door with lock up facilities on site for bikes and all weather gear. Whether it is a short break or a longer stay you are looking for there is a lot to offer in the local area. For little ones and for the family dog there is an expanse of open countryside to explore and the private enclosed grounds are a safe haven for them to enjoy. Golfers can play at the beautiful Roxburghe, Kelso and Coldstream courses and for equestrian lovers there are the famous 'ride-outs' in the area too. There is an ice rink in Kelso and 'Born in the Borders' is a short drive away and a great day out for all the family it offers a brewery, distillery and grass sledging!
Enter the charming single storey lodge from the pretty front garden, through to the light and bright open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. The lounge area has lovely comfortable leather sofas and TV/DVD. The dining area with large dining table, ideal for romantic or family gatherings enjoys wonderful views over the garden and the surrounding beautiful countryside. The stylish well-equipped compact kitchen area has an electric oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment and microwave, perfect for those wishing to stay in and cook up a storm. Next door you will find the shower room with plenty of storage space with shower and WC. Continuing through from the lounge you are met with the spacious king-size zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a twin on request), followed by the cosy twin zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a king-size on request).
Venturing outside you will find the splendid, private, hot tub, benefiting from wonderful countryside and rolling hill views. Perfect for relaxing after a day exploring the local area. There is a seating area directly in front of the lodge which is ideal for al fresco dining or to enjoy your morning coffee. Attached to the side of the lodge is the handy utility room with electric heated clothes horse and storage space for outdoor clothing. There is ample off-road parking available. Please note the grounds and parking area of this property is covered by CCTV.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.