Kidcleugh Hide is the perfect destination for a romantic break away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. A tranquil spot to relax at any time of day looking over the fields and woods to the Lammermuir Hills spotting deer and an array of wildlife. The dark skies around the Hide come alive at night, so wrap up in a blanket, sit back and marvel at the sky above, peppered with thousands of stars; all while listening to the owls hooting from Lodge woods which surround the property. For the more adventurous then the local area offers a wealth of activities from strolling around border towns, fishing villages and harbours, visiting renowned castles and stately homes, golfing, fishing, walking, cycling or boat excursions to the small island that pepper the Heritage/Northumberland coastline. Edinburgh is only an hours drive away for those wanting to experience the capitals history, attend the festivals, markets and exhilarating nightlife. The Scottish/Northumberland borders is well known for it's quality food, it is known as 'The bread basket of the North', whether it's seafood, meats,jams/chutney's, cheeses, vegetables, locally made beer, whiskey and they even make their own coffee up here! You will be spoiled for choice at the amazing eateries located in this wonderful region and what is on offer. Our local fish merchant also calls to the property ever Wednesday with a selection of the days catch. Kidcleugh Hide is the perfect base for your break away!
Kidcleugh Hide is a 2 story brick/wood chalet with it's own private, enclosed garden; sit by the pond and watch the birds of prey sore above your heads. You also have access to a further 2 acres of pasture and woodland, private to our estate, as well as being right on the Southern Upland way (just out the front door and turn right).
You enter the Hide at ground level from the private drive with double undercover car port, straight into the small Kitchenette, that then leads to the the beautiful bathroom.
Kitchenette- Double oven and grill with ceramic hob, Fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster, Tassimo coffee maker, slow cooker, all usual cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery, pots and pans included.
Bathroom- Fully tiles in stone with rainfall shower and luxury hotel toiletries.
Downstairs heated by underfloor heating and has stone tiles.
A stair case leads upstairs to the spacious, open plan living, sleeping and dining area, which is constructed with floor to ceiling windows to enjoy the wide sweeping views of your surroundings. Double patio doors lead out to the large viewing platform furnished with easy outdoor chairs, dining table and BBQ, a perfect spot for star gazing at night or watching the deer and wildlife during the day. Steps lead down to the landscaped garden with small patio area and 'love' seat located at the pond.
Sleeping area- Large wardrobe with doors, towel rail, super king size wooden bed, 2 bedside tables with drawers, dressing table with chair and mirror, hairdryer.
Lounge area- 2 large sofas wrapped in fur throws and cushions (cotton during summer months), handcrafted wood furniture made especially for the Hide- coffee table, side table, lamps, A huge central log burner, supplied with your first night logs makes for a cosy night in. Smart TV with basic Sky package, Wifi, DVD's, books, adult games, maps for walking the area and beyond and a star gazing pack are included.
Dining area- A large handcrafted wooden dining table, seating 4 is the focal point with mood lighting.
Upstairs is heated by 2 electric radiators and the log burner and is wooden floored throughout.
Parking for 2 cars.
What's included- All towels and linens, bathrobes, slippers, hotel toiletries, a Twinings tea box, containing fruit, everyday and speciality teas, Tassimo coffee pods and instant coffee, all electricity, basket of logs/kindling, Wifi.
Sleeps 2 Adults and one large dog or 2 small breed. Please note there is no mobile signal from this property, however a landline is provided for emergencies and incoming calls.
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