Hillside flat with stunning views over the Scottish Borders hills and south-facing garden with deck. Backs onto forest land with direct access walks and bike paths. Ground floor of a distinctive 130 year old town house. Two large bedrooms and living room with wood burning stove. Spacious modern kitchen. A ten minutes’ walk from Peebles centre and easy access to shopping. Secure bike store and spray gun hose; washer and drier. Suitable for bikers, business travelers and families.
Peebles is a special borders town, nestled in the valley of the River Tweed there is walking and biking in every direction. Everything is easily accessible from the apartment, which has stunning views over the valley. You will find some maps in the apartment detailing local walks.
Zugang für Gäste
Glentress biking centre is nearby and easily accessed by bike (35 mins on dedicated bike path along Innerleithen Road), through the trails from the house (25 minutes to the Buzzards nest) or by car.
Interaktion mit Gästen
Diane, our friend lives nearby will welcome you and can be contacted by phone for any queries about local amenities and other queries during your stay.
Weitere wichtige Infos
Our apartment is accessed by stairs and a ramp, making it difficult for disabled access unfortunately. The second bedroom has a queen size bunk bed and a single bed and the living room has a pull-out single sofa bed and thus the apartment can sleep 6 at a push or 4 comfortably.
- Use of stove with extreme care; firewood can be arranged with host beforehand
- Please be mindful of neighbours upstairs with regard to noise levels i.e. do not play very loud music
- Please do not move any furniture or reposition personal items/artifacts - we are sharing our home and would like to find it how we left it!
- No muddy shoes or wet outdoor clothes in house please
- No smoking in the house but you can smoke outside on the deck
I work in Zanzibar for a small NGO promoting coastal communities and sustainable fisheries management. I am an ecologist by training and a long-term East African resident and happy to share what I know so that you enjoy your stay. My family and I also let our home in the town of Peebles in the Borders, Scotland. Welcome to our homes!