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Castletoun Cottages - Groom's Bell and The Tackhouse
SPA - hot tub, sauna and outdoor shower
Groom's Bell
Cold outdoor shower for the brave ones
The Tackhouse
Castletoun Cottages -
Stable Yard Cottage
30min drive away from sandy beaches
Beautiful heather moors - surrounding area
Greenlawdean - 10min walk away
SPA - hot tub, sauna and outdoor shower
Groom's Bell

Castletoun Cottages, Greenlaw, Scottish Borders, Scotland

Sleeps 4 - 14 7 Bedrooms 14 Dining

Luxury dog friendly family holiday cottages sleeping up to 14, dining for 14, in fantastic countryside for walking, in the Scottish Borders

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Castletoun Cottages, Greenlaw, Scottish Borders, Scotland, sleeps 4 - 14 in 7 bedrooms.

Sleep up to 14 and seat 14 for dining.

We sleeps 4 to 14 in 3 cottages. Stable Yard Cottage sleeps 6, The Tackhouse sleeps 4, Groom's Bell sleeps 4

Castletoun Cottages is a gorgeous group of cottages located in beautiful Scottish Borders, just over an hour from Edinburgh and 1.5 hours from Newcastle Upon Tyne. The secluded location and spectacular views makes this the perfect place for family and friends groups to meet for a gathering or celebration.

Outdoor living is very much on the cards at Castletoun Cottages. The Tackhouse and Groom's Bell situated in the walled garden are lovely sheltered areas, perfect for a glass of wine in the evening sun. The south facing garden at Stable Yard is a sun trap and perfect for barbecues with plenty of seating. The Spa Area offers exclusive use of a sauna, a hot tub and an outdoor cold shower.

These buildings have been sympathetically restored to offer luxurious and comfortable accommodation with traditional style in Stable Yard Cottage and a more contemporary feel in The Tackhouse and Groom's Bell.

Stable Yard is the largest cottage sleeping 6 in a mix of double and twin rooms. All rooms enjoy sunny views towards Catmoss Hill. The Tackhouse and Groom's Bell have 2 double rooms each which can be turned into two single beds. Bathroom facilities in each cottage are fantastic and all have an extra WC on the ground floor.

Living areas are spacious and very comfortable to create sociable places for watching a film together, playing a board game or simply enjoying the warmth of the log burning stoves in all 3 properties. Stable Yard can seat 10 together for dining. The Tackhouse and Groom's Bell have open plan living but still retain the cosy feel.

Kitchens are well equipped throughout including dishwashers and coffee machines. Stable Yard has a splendid Aga for cooking, adding to the already convivial atmosphere.

Greenlaw offers a range of local walks or further afield, The Eildons or The Cheviots. Enjoy spectacular sandy beaches just 30 min away or follow a path of abbeys and castles.


Dog Friendly

Up to 3 pets welcome in Stable Yard and Groom's Bell. No pets in The Tackhouse please. Extended garden for walking dogs off lead. £5 per dog per stay.


Free WiFi is available throughout the 3 properties.


All cottages have microwaves, coffee machines and washing/drying facilities. Stable Yard has an Aga. Tackhouse and Groom's Bell have a dishwasher.

Dining Room

Stable Yard has dining for 10. Tackhouse and Groom's Bell have dining for 4. There is an outside barbecue area with seating at all 3 cottages.

Sitting Room

Stable Yard has the largest seating area with 3 comfortable sofas. The other cottages have relaxed seating for 4. Wood burning stoves in all.

TV and Music Facilities

Smart TV with Netflix throughout all three cottages.

Games Room

There is no games room but all cottages have a good selection of games, toys and books for childrenas well as adults.

Heating and Open Fires

Central heating in all cottages as well as wood burning stoves in all the living rooms. The logs are available from the garden woodshed.


Stable Yard: 2 bedrooms with double beds and 1 twin room Tackhouse and Groom's Bell: 2 bedrooms with superking size beds with en suite bathrooms


Bed linen and towels are provided.


Tackhouse and Groom's Bell: 1 en suite bathroom and 1 en suite shower room. Stable Yard: 2 upstairs bathrooms. All have WC on ground floor.

Children's Facilities

Cots, cribs and high chairs available. All 3 cottages have child stair gates. A tricycle and a balance bike for the younger guests.


Each has private area with seating and barbecue. 1.2 acres shared garden. Covered storage area (for bicycles) and a woodshed.


Ample secure off road parking in all of the cottages.


No smoking in any of the properties please.

Booking Information

20% security deposit with a refundable good housekeeping £150 deposit is required at the time of booking. Check in 4pm, check out 10am. If any questions please contact us.

Show Availability

Find the availability for each of our units.

Stable Yard Cottage
The Tackhouse
Groom's Bell

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Weekly Price
From £2070
2 Night Weekend
From £1320
3 Night Weekend
From £1410


Greenlaw village – a short distance across border between Scotland and England, 9 miles north of Kelso. 1 hour drive from Edinburgh and 1.5 hours from Newcastle. 30 mins from Cheviot Hills.

  • Duns is 8 miles and Kelso is 9 miles away. They both have supermarkets however since Kelso is a bigger market town, there are more options for shopping, eating and sightseeing.
  • There is a grocery shop, a butcher and a pharmacist in Greenlaw, all within a 4 minute walk from the cottages.
  • Blackadder Bar and Restaurant, 2 minute walk.
  • Ediburgh Airport - 1 hour drive.
  • Berwick upon Tweed Train Station - 30 minutes drive.
  • There are a couple of bus stops in Greenlaw.

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