Self Catering Accommodation in Lockerbie, Dumfries & Galloway
Riverside Cottage is a detached former bothy built c.1880 which has recently been renovated to a modern, high standard, luxury self-catering property.
Occupying a stunning riverside location in the small rural village of Boreland 7 miles north of Lockerbie (view our location), the holiday cottage benefits from glorious views of the surrounding countryside. The self catering property has a wonderful homely charm and features an open plan kitchen/dining/living area, a fabulous sunroom which opens out onto a patio area, electric heating and a wood burning stove.
The holiday cottage is all on one level with a small step at the front door and steps out onto the patio.
The Open Plan Kitchen / DIning Area
This area is spacious, light and cosy and offers views of the river and surrounding countryside. In addition to an electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine, the kitchen area is fully equipped to a high standard. The oak dining table and chairs provide a comfortable area to eat.
The Open Plan Living Area
The living area offers wonderful views and is warm and comfortable with a wood burning stove, two sofas and a window seat looking out over the river. There is a 32” Freesat TV and a DVD player with a good selection of DVDs and a selection of games and books. The ideal place to relax and unwind.
The spacious sunroom offers a peaceful space to chill out, put your feet up, read a book perhaps or just enjoy the views. This room has a sofa, an armchair and a swivel reclining chair. The perfect place to enjoy peace and quiet.
The Shower Room
The shower room has a large walk-in shower with built in toilet and wash hand basin and benefits from under floor heating and a heated towel rail.
There is no better way to end the day than to fall asleep to the relaxing sound of the river. Boasting wonderful views of the river and surrounding countryside, the first bedroom offers spacious and comfortable accommodation, with a king size bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, long wall mirror, two bedside tables with touch control lamps and a hairdryer.
The Twin Bedroom
This lovely twin-bedded room benefits from a wardrobe with shelving, a large bedside table with touch control lamp, long wall mirror and a hairdryer.
There is a patio area with outdoor seating leading out from the sunroom which is a perfect place to sit and soak up the views. If you want to find some shade on those lovely sunny days, there is a bench under the trees by the side of the river with views of the surounding countryside. There is also a small grassed area.
A rail fence runs along the river bank but please note this is not child proof so care should be taken if children are staying in the cottage.
- Check in from 3pm and check out by 10am.
- Outside secure store suitable for bikes, wet and muddy clothes/boots.
- FREE WIFI (NB signal strength will vary at times).
- Private parking (two cars if required).
- Travel cot and high chair available on request.
- Tesco and Asda will deliver to the cottage.
- There is a Tesco in Lockerbie which is 7 miles from Boreland.
NB There is very poor mobile/cell signal in the valley therefore you will probably find there is no mobile/cell signal in the cottage.
Don’t fancy cooking every night? Don’t want to eat out every night?
Our sister business, Katering Allsorts, can provide home cooked meals ready to pop into the oven on certain days of the week. Have a peek at the options by clicking on more info below.