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2 bedroom accommodation in Howpasley, near Hawick

Hawick accommodation with fireplace and kitchen

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Hawick, SCT, United Kingdom
  • 4 guests
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 3 beds
  • 1 bathroom
  • Parking available
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • On-site parking
  • Non-smoking
  • Hairdryer
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Washing machine
  • TV

What’s around

  • Cross Borders Drove Road - 15.2 mi / 24.5 km
  • Hawick Museum & Scott Art Gallery - 15.4 mi / 24.8 km
  • Drumlanrigs Tower - 15.5 mi / 24.9 km
  • Bowhill House - 26.6 mi / 42.9 km
  • Lockerbie Ice Rink - 26.7 mi / 43 km
  • Lockerbie Golf Club - 27 mi / 43.4 km

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1

2 Single Beds

Bedroom 2

1 Double Bed

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About this cottage

For the perfect, peaceful and relaxing retreat right in the heart of the Scottish Borders, this property can be booked with South Cottage (UK35715) to sleep eight people altogether.. Ground Floor:
Living room: With wood burner, Smart TV, DVD player and selection of DVDs.

Kitchen/dining room: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.

Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.. First Floor:

Bedroom 1: With twin beds.

Bedroom 2: With double bed.. Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and broadband included. Initial logs for wood burner included.. Garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is a fenced river in the grounds, 50 metres from the property.. Situated at the head of the Borthwick Water valley, North Cottage at Howpasley Farm Cottages offers a rural retreat for those wishing to step back from the bustle of modern life. Here, the pace of life is slow, and the predominant sounds are those of birdsong, the wind in the trees and water tumbling over rocks in Howpasley Burn.

North Cottage is most likely to appeal to naturalists, birdwatchers, walkers and cyclists and those wishing to explore the wild, open and unpopulated landscapes of the western regions of the Scottish Borders. There is direct access from Howpasley Farm to marked walking trails in Craik Forest, and for cyclists, to many miles of forest roads through the surrounding plantations.



The nearest shops and facilities are in the town of Hawick, some 12 miles from Howpasley; the nearest cities are Carlisle, 1 hour drive south, and Edinburgh is under 2 hours’ drive north.

North Cottage has the traditional layout of farmworkers’ cottages in this region: two decent-sized bedrooms on the first floor and bathroom, kitchen/dining room and living room on the ground floor. The cottage has recently been upgraded and redecorated in 2021 and offers simple but comfortable accommodation for up to four people. For those wanting to relax, it has a TV and DVD player and a small selection of books, DVDs, jigsaw puzzles and board games. An oil-fired boiler provides heating and hot water, and the living room has a wood burner.



North Cottage has its own garden with a picnic table and there is ample, dedicated car parking; storage space for bikes is available in an adjoining shed. Internet access via broadband is provide but please note that the area has no mobile phone signal.

Once a sizeable sheep farm, Howpasley Farm steadily reduced in size during the 20th century as more and more of its hill grazing was sold off for commercial forestry; farming activities are now focused on grazing the fields at lower levels and on the creation and management of conservation woodland. Visitors are welcome to walk the farm tracks alongside Howpasley Burn and explore those fields where sheep are not currently grazing.

North Cottage can be booked together with South Cottage (ref UK35715) to accommodate up to 8 guests.



There is a fenced river in the grounds, 50 meters from the properties.

The cottages are situtated on a working sheep farm.

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Cross Borders Drove Road - 15.2 mi / 24.5 km
  • Hawick Museum & Scott Art Gallery - 15.4 mi / 24.8 km
  • Drumlanrigs Tower - 15.5 mi / 24.9 km
  • Bowhill House - 26.6 mi / 42.9 km
  • Lockerbie Ice Rink - 26.7 mi / 43 km
  • Lockerbie Golf Club - 27 mi / 43.4 km
  • Jedburgh Castle & Jail Museum - 27.6 mi / 44.4 km
  • Jedburgh Abbey - 27.8 mi / 44.7 km
  • Halliwell's House Museum - 27.8 mi / 44.7 km
  • Market Square - 27.8 mi / 44.7 km

Getting around

  • Carlisle (CAX) 105-min drive
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The cottage

Key facts

  • On-site parking
  • Non-smoking
  • Heating
  • Washing machine

Bedrooms

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bedroom one - 2 single beds
  • Bedroom two - 1 double bed
  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment and recreation

  • Televisions
  • Fishing nearby
  • Horse riding nearby

Outside

  • Garden

Other amenities

  • Fireplace
  • Limited housekeeping

Things to know

House rules

  • Pets not allowed
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • No smoking
  • Max. guests: 4
  • Minimum check-in age: 18

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in after 5:00 PM
  • Check-out before 9:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions. You will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, which will enable you to manage your booking.

Fees & policies

The property is provided by our partners at Vrbo, an Expedia Group company. You’ll receive a confirmation email from Vrbo once you’ve completed your booking.

Required at check-in

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

  • Pets not allowed

Policies

  • On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

    Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit on site.

Also known as

  • 2 bedroom accommodation in Howpasley, near Hawick Hawick
  • 2 bedroom accommodation in Howpasley, near Hawick Cottage
  • 2 bedroom accommodation in Howpasley, near Hawick Cottage Hawick
  • su-UK35716-UK35716

FAQs

  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in starting at 5:00 PM. Check-out time is 9:00 AM.
  • Have fun with nearby activities such as fishing and horse riding. 2 bedroom accommodation in Howpasley, near Hawick also has a garden.