Millpond is a luxury 2 bedroom hand crafted real log cabin located in the idillic Scottish Borders. The panoramic balcony offers stunning 360° views of the Liddel Valley, Liddel Water and accross to Scotland.
The rustic yet luxurious cabin has a central living, dining and kitchen space. Here you will find a large open plan area with comfy seating, a 42″ Smart TV, sound bar and a roaring log fire. The kitchen is fully fitted with granite work surfaces, integrated dishwasher, washing machine, oven, microwave, fridge-freezer, induction hob, Nespresso coffee machine, Dualit toaster, kettle, quality crockery, glasses and all the cooking equipment you will need to enjoy your stay. The master bedroom has a king size bed with beautiful 700 count cotton bed linen, flat screen television, oak bedside cabinets, a double oak wardrobe, hair dryer and a patio door opening onto the deck. The second bedroom has two single beds, a French Armoire and again a patio door leading onto the deck. The family bathroom has a modern free standing bath, a seperate shower enclosure, a toilet and sink unit.
The cabin has private access to the Liddel’s river banks and surrounding woodland. The panoramic balcony provides amazing views of the river Liddel and across to Scotland on the other side of the river. Here you can make use of the hot tub, BBQ and outdoor seating area.
The cabins are situated in the Liddel Valley, it is surrounded by woodland and is very close to the banks of the River Liddel on the English side of the border, the other side of the river is in Scotland which is literally a few yards away. The area is very peaceful and although the cabins are secluded they are only 50 yards away from the main road. A car is essential to access any local amentities.
Historic Carlisle is situated 15 miles away, it is the main shopping, commercial and industrial centre in the northern half of Cumbria, and of southern Scotland. Here you will find many bars, eating places and shops.
The Lake District which is about a forty minute drive away is England’s largest National Park and includes Scafell Pike – its highest mountain, Wastwater – its deepest lake and thriving communities like Keswick and Bowness-on-Windermere.
Gretna is only 9 miles away- every year over 4,000 weddings take place in Gretna and Gretna Green, which amounts to around one in eight of all weddings that take place in Scotland. It also has a well established outlet shopping centre with shops such as Ralph Lauren, Gap and M and S.
Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site is perfect for a family day out. Discover Roman life and epic history in stunning locations. Visit the farthest reaches of the Roman Empire and explore indoors and out at our Roman forts, towns and museums and uncover the story of Roman Britain.
The 7stanes are seven mountain biking trails spanning the south of Scotland. The nearest one to the cabin is in Newcastleton which is approximately 7 miles away.
Kielder Water & Forest Park is home to northern Europe’s largest man made lake and England’s largest forest. There are many outdoor activities available here including sailing, bike trails, walks and tearooms.
- Strictly no smoking on all the premises or within grounds.
- No parties or events.
- No loud music after 10:00pm.
- Maximum of 2 pets by prior arrangement only.
- Pets. You may bring a maximum of 2 pets with you at a charge of £25 per pet. Must be arranged prior to arrival.
- Logs for fire. One extra large basket of logs will be provided. If you run out you can arrange for it to be refilled at a cost of £30. Please note: logs provided are for indoor wood stove only, please bring your own if you wish to use the outdoor fire pit.
Minimum Stay of 2 nights.
Check-in: After 4pm
Check-out: By 10am
Deposit: Bookings are subject to a non-refundable deposit of 50% of the booking value with the balance payable 60 days before the date of travel.
Damage Deposit: Guests will need to pay a refundable Damage Deposit of £200 prior to their stay.