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Winkston Holiday Accommodation (Ploughman Rest)

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Peebles, Borders, Scotland
Converted cosy and comfortable cottage 4 star graded. The cottage is well equipped and tastefully decorated for a comfortable holiday stay. Bedrooms can be twin or double beds as all beds are zip and link for your convenience. We offer a drying room for wet clothes and shoes also a safe lock up for bikes and equipment. Under cover or near by safe parking for cars. For the children we have a great play area with swings and a shoot. A BBQ is also available for outdoor cooking. We are a small working farm with sheep, horses, dogs and cats all very well behaved.Centrally situated a few minutes drive from Peebles town centre. Thirty minutes drive from Edinburgh. We are an ideal holiday base for walking, cycling, fishing or that well earned holiday break.
Listing #HL490364
About the Owner
Janice H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
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1 - 3 of 7 reviews

Reviewed 30 October 2018

We spent 4 nights in the Bothy Cottage It was small but it had everything needed for our stay the beds were comfortable and the heating was very efficient The decor was tasteful and of good quality The owner Jan and her daughter were very...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Winkston, VR Owner at Winkston Holiday Accommodation (Ploughman Rest), responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thank you for reviewing our Bothy cottage. Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Arlene

Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Found this by chance. Came mountain biking with my son, the area is a very short drive from glentress and innerleithen. The cottage is well appointed and Jan and George are friendly, helpful and informative without ever intruding on your time. We have had a...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Mr Stephen B
Winkston, VR Owner at Winkston Holiday Accommodation (Ploughman Rest), responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Hi Stephen, we are delighted you and your son enjoyed your stay with us. Look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind regards Jan

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We spent the the first week of July at Ploughman's Rest. The accommodation was very clean and tidy and was very well appointed. Ploughman's Rest is perfectly situated with easy access to Peebles, Edinburgh and the Scottish Borders. There are many places of interest in...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Martin J
Winkston, VR Owner at Winkston Holiday Accommodation (Ploughman Rest), responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Thank you for your review and apologies for not replying sooner. Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and our lovely area. Kind regards Jan

  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
29 Jun 2019 -
13 Sep 2019
7 nights --
14 Sep 2019 -
4 Oct 2019
2 nights
5 Oct 2019 -
25 Oct 2019
2 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short breaks are available please phone for more details and bookings. £125 per night for 4 people sharing a cottage minimum stay is 2 night's. see our website for updates and special offers.
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About the neighbourhood
Peebles is one of the nicest Borders town. Central for Edinburgh and the Borders.
Car not needed
How to get there
A703 Peebles to Edinburgh road. Five minutes drive from Peebles Town centre
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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