Large self-catering houses in Scottish Borders sleeping 4,6,8, 10 plus.

Farmhouses situated in the heart of the Scottish Borders between Selkirk and Moffat close to picturesque St Mary's Loch. The loch is ideal for both fishing and sailing and good for walkers too. 'family friendly' and ideal for large gatherings and celebrations, with outdoor persuits such as mountain biking, golf and walking makes it a wonderful base for all ages to enjoy.

Selkirk, Scottish Borders, Kelso,
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The Scottish Borders stretch from the rolling hills and moorland in the west through gentle valleys to the rocky east coast. Rivers and paths wind their way through unspoilt natural landscapes. The pace of life is gentle and relaxed and this makes the Scottish Borders an ideal holiday destination.

In the heart of the Scottish Borders between Selkirk and Moffat close to picturesque St Mary's Loch. The loch is ideal for both fishing and sailing and good for walkers too. The area has many dedicated paths including the Southern Upland Way; visitors may also enjoy the breath taking Grey Mare's Tail waterfall and the beautiful walk beyond it to Loch Skeen. Hours can pass happily picnicking up the glen behind the house and building dams in the burn.

The Scottish Borders has a rich and turbulent history and there is much to explore; elegant abbeys, dramatic ruins, impressive castles and grand mansions. Traquair, Bowhill and Neidpath are all nearby. The area has associations with epic characters including King Arthur and Merlin, Robert the Bruce, William Wallace and Mary Queen of Scots. In more recent times, it has been the inspiration for Sir Walter Scott and James Hogg, The Etterick Shepherd.

Also, for the outdoor pursuits enthusiast, there is golf, fishing, horse riding, clay pigeon shooting, off road driving and mountain biking - Glentress and 7 Stanes are just a 25 minute drive away.

  • Adults plus children
  • Bedrooms, bathrooms, cots
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine, tumble dryer
  • Microwave
  • Aga or electric oven or professional range
  • TV, DVD, stereo, Free WiFi
  • Log fire, wood burning stove?
  • Cots (linen not generally provided), highchairs and stair gates
  • Secure garden and garden furniture and barbeque
  • Dogs allowed (remember to be kept under control due to sheep if required)
  • Short breaks, weekends or long holidays
  • Innerleithen, Selkirk
  • Edinburgh airport
  • Pubs / restaurants
  • The newly refurbished Glen CafĂ© is 1 mile away,
    for lunch and snacks by the side of the loch
  • Golf courses
  • Mountain biking
  • Forest walks
  • Southern Upland Way
  • Traquair House, Neidpath Castle, Bowhill House
  • St Mary's Loch, The Grey Mare's Tail waterfall


Coming from the south, leave the M74 at Junction 15 and Moffat is on the A708.

What's included:

Heating and logs for the fire and stove are included in the rental price.

Linen is provided.

Cost and availability:

You'll always find a house rented out throughout the year.

To book a very comfortable large self catering house in the Scottish Borders, click the link above and see availability and rental rates.

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Large house near Selkirk and Moffat in Scottish Borders

Fabulous self-catering houses which sleeps 10 plus 3 children in great comfort. Spacious family friendly holiday houses surrounded by the beautiful Borders countryside and there is superb walking and fishing nearby. The Scottish Borders has lovely market towns to explore and some excellent places to eat and drink.