Nestled in the rolling hills of the Scottish Borders, The Shepherd’s Hut Retreat at Borthwickbrae offers the discerning traveller a spacious, secluded retreat away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. It is a haven of peace and tranquillity, and is one of the most unspoiled valleys in the Scottish Borders with a vista of panoramic views, an abundance of wildlife and magnificent unpolluted skies providing the perfect environment for exploring on foot or cycle right from the door. The 'Shepherd's Retreat' sits in its own garden nestled among the trees, and is completely separate from the main house.
The 'Shepherd's Retreat' is set in the grounds of 'The Coppice' Guest House where breakfast can be provided upon request.
The Hut has a double bedroom and all bed linen, towels, electricity are included in the price, together with plenty of logs for the garden stove. The bathroom has a large walk-in electric shower, full size toilet and sink and heated towel rail.
The kitchen is bright and airy, with light flooding in from the kitchen window and french doors and has an oven, hob, toaster, fridge and kettle with a dining table and 2 chairs. The french doors open on to a lovely wooden deck with bistro table and seating. There is also a wooden bench and table in the garden and chiminea for romantic nights under the stars!
A delightful Shepherd's Hut set in the stunning Scottish Borders Village of Roberton.
A larger than average Shepherds Hut set in the of the Borthwick Valley makes the Hut the ultimate destination for a romantic weekend away if you fancy something different from the conventional cottage.
Opening the stylish french doors, reveals a charming living area and with everything you need at arm's length you need look no further. Decorated in a delightful rustic style with the smell of new wood all around the hut is decorated with warm soft
furnishings, soft tartan schemes to give a really homely stay in the stunning Scottish Borders. A cosy warming hut, perfect if you like being original without being apart from the creature comforts of a traditional holiday let.
There's no hassle with fold down beds as the comfortable full size double is a permanent fixture with a large storage drawer underneath to hide the suitcases! Once you are in, all facilities are on the same level and you are all set for a comfortable night's sleep.
The kitchen/diner is complete with freshly painted wooden cupboards with a chunky Ash worktop and Belfast sink incorporating a full size Electric oven and ceramic hob with integrated fridge. The en-suite has a double sized cubicle with electric shower where traditional style sink and toilet and vintage fixtures and fittings complete the look!
You are instantly immersed in the Borders countryside, with a rustic decking area where you can sit at the bistro table admiring the world go by, or venture down into the woodland garden with a chimnea and logs for a romantic evening with a picnic bench to relax and dine alfresco! Witness a clear un-spoilt star lit sky and watch the wildlife dance by, be astounded by the peace and quiet.
All of the amenities are a 6 mile drive away in the historical mill town of Hawick.
Perfectly situated for walking, cycling or just chilling Mountain biking can be found just 6 miles away in the lovely Craik Forest.
till 21:00 Early check-in available on request
Late check-out available on request
Booking Terms and Conditions
Roadfrom Carlisle (Via A7)(45.7 miles)
10 min (2.8 mi)
Follow A7 to Martin's Bridge/B711 in Scottish Borders
50 min (38.1 mi)
Continue on B711 to your destination
10 min (4.8 mi)