The Mill House and Clachan Cottage

Self Catering

Muirhouse Farm, Stow, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, TD1 2QL

    Welcome to The Mill House and Clachan Cottage Clachan Cottage is a 3 bedroom traditional cottage, which sleeps 6-7. The Mill House is a spacious, comfortable modernized 4 bedroom house, Sleeping For 8/10, Free Wi-fi

    Welcome to The Mill House and Clachan Cottage

    The Mill House is a beautiful stone house set in its own spacious garden. 

    The top floor has a large open plan kitchen, dining & sitting area with a huge glass wall & doors leading to the enclosed garden. It has four spacious bedrooms, 3 on the main sleeping level sharing 2 bathrooms, & a further bedroom on the main living level with its own en suite shower.The two kids' bedrooms with bunks are joined, so are great for family holidays.

    The property is recently converted & has an AGA as well as separate electric oven and hob, a mud room, utility area. We accept dogs! TV, DVD collection, iphone charger,books, stereo.

    Clachan Cottage is a self-catering cottage located in the beautiful, scenic Scottish Borders. It is located on a quiet farm surrounded by dramatic hills, with a burn flowing through the garden. The cottage has lovely views and is completely private. It is a 5 minute, 1/2 mile walk to the village of Stow down a private drive. 

    The cottage has a good sized kitchen with hob, oven, large Fridge and freezer and a utility/mud room with washing machine and dryer. There is a large sitting room/dining room which seats six -seven. High chair, cot and various baby things are available with CD player and working fireplace. 

    Upstairs the cottage has three bedrooms – two with double beds and the third with a bunk bed (double on the bottom bunk and single bunk on top). There is one shared bathroom upstairs and a cloakroom downstairs. The cottage can sleep six adults comfortably. 

    Stow has a post office/general store and a coffee shop/cafe/gallery. Stow is 25 miles from Edinburgh, and a bus can be taken straight into the city from here. Galashiels, Lauder, Selkirk, Melrose and other picturesque towns all within 5-15 miles. There are many castles & places of historic interest nearby, as well as good beaches; just over an hour's drive. This is the ultimate place for ramblers, mountain bikers, or those who wish to take some good walks with excellent views! You can walk straight from the cottage to numerous trails, short or long. excellent Mountain Biking park 17 miles away at Glentress,  best in the UK. Come relax & unwind! Great for families.

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening Times 2016
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Clachan Cottage
    £400.00 per unit per week
    The Mill House
    £400.00 per unit per week

    Clachan Cottage Summer 1 Jul 2012-31 Aug 2012 £625/Week Autumn 1 Sep 2012- 20 Dec 2012 £400/Week £285/2 Nights Xmas Holiday Weeks 21 Dec 2012-27 Dec 2012 £650/Week Hogmanay 28 Dec 2012-3 Jan 2013 £650/Week The Mill House Summer 1 Jul 2012 - 1 Sep 2012 £700/Week Early Autumn 2 Sep 2012 12 Oct 2012 £575/Week £400/2 Nights Half Term 13 Oct 2012 19 Oct 2012 £600/Week Autumn/Winter 20 Oct 2012 21 Dec 2012 £550/Week £400/2 Nights Xmas Holiday Weeks 22 Dec 2012 28 Dec 2012 £800/Week Hogmanay 29 Dec 2012 4 Jan 2013 £850/Week Winter 5 Jan 2013 1 Mar 2013 £

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Cottage
    • Farm


    • Bunk Beds
    • Freezer
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Linen Provided
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Towels Provided

    Languages Spoken

    • French Speaking


    • Rural Location
    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Dogs Welcome
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement


    • Cot Available


    • Internet Access

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • Garden
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Internet Banking Transfer
    • No credit cards accepted Electronic transfers accepted.


    • Private Parking

    Public Transport Directions

    Stow is located in the picturesque, rural and quiet area of the Scottish Borders. The Mill House is located up a private 1/2 mile drive at Muirhouse Farm. The farm has beautiful Highland Cows and sheep. The centre of Stow which has amenities is a 1/2 mile walk from the house. Melrose, a picturesque town with a rich history, is a 20 minute drive from Stow. Lauder, a lovely town with several restaurants and one of the 7 great castle of Scotland :- Thirlestane Castle, is a 5 minute drive. Galashiels has major shopping centres and is a 12 minute drive from Stow. Stow is 25 miles from Edinburgh.    There are many places to walk on the farm, and the Southern Upland way goes right past its eastern boundary. area. Mountain bikers can cycle at Glen Tress, Innerleithen which has one of the most famous mountain biking areas in the UK. There are numerous playgrounds in and around Stow for families with young children. There is something for every age in the area.

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