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No. 2 Braefoot Cottage, The Yair

18 reviews
Entrance from the Courtyard
Log burner
The courtyard
Utility room
Front Entrance
The Fishing hut and Summer house. Taken from other side of the river
Looking down river from outside the fishing hut
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Galashiels, Borders, Scotland
No. 2 Braefoot Cottage is located on the picturesque and private Yair Estate, which is situated on the banks of the River Tweed, in the heart of the Scottish Borders, approximately 35 miles south of Edinburgh, 6 miles from Galashiels, 5 miles from Selkirk and 7 miles from Melrose.

The Yair is the perfect base from which to explore all that this part of Scotland has to offer and is ideally suited to those looking to enjoy the outdoors. The famous Southern Upland Way (Scotland's coat to coast walking and cycle route) is a stone throw from the the property and there are plenty of other activities on the doorstep, including Mountain Biking trails, fishing, golfing etc.

A Traditional grade 'B' listed stone cottage forming part of the stable block, No. 2 Braefoot Cottage comprises, on the ground floor, of a well equipped kitchen,...
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Listing #HL616540
About the Manager
Oliver Thyne (Property Manager Oliver Thyne)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
The estate is family run and the interaction will be with the owners.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely perfect for our family of 6 adult 2 babies and the dog. Great little walks and perfectly located. Loved our time there.

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Set in beautiful grounds with wonderful woodland walks on the doorstep, yet within easy drive of Borders towns such as Melrose and Galashiels. The cottage is delightful - cosy and welcoming with all modern amenities. It was an ideal place to stay with our Hearing...More

Thank 584richard
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Myself and my family spent Xmas at 1 braefoot cottage, the estate was difficult to find so make sure you have a contact number for olly on your mobile just in case. On arrival we were greeted by Veronica (Olly's sister) shortly after olly himself,...More

2  Thank Nicole B
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No parties, Dogs/Cats to remain downstairs and must not be allowed in bedrooms.
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    2 Fulls
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
13 Jul 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
3 nights
2 Sep 2018 -
27 Oct 2018
3 nights
28 Oct 2018 -
30 Nov 2018
3 nights
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  • Damage Deposit: £100 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning Fee : £50 / stay - Fee
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How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh Airport: 65.0 km
Railway: Galashiels or Stow (free parking): 9.5 km
Full directions will be sent to guest 5 days before check-in.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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