Stylish detached lodge with private hot tub and wonderful countryside views. Ideal for those seeking a relaxing country retreat, within easy reach of all local attractions and amenities.
Situated just outside of the historical town of Kelso, Kestrel Lodge Pastures and her sister property Barn Owl 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!
Step inside this charming single-storey lodge from the pretty 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. Next door you will find the shower room with shower and WC and plenty of storage space. 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) with plenty of storage space. Followed by the cosy twin zip-and-link bedroom (which can be made up as a king-size on request).
Heading outside you will find the private hot tub benefiting from wonderful countryside and rolling hill views. Perfect for relaxing after a day exploring the local area. There is a private seating area next to the hot tub at the side of the lodge, ideal for al fresco dining and lazy evening star gazing. Attached to the side of the lodge is the handy 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.