It doesn't get much better than this luxury log cabin with a wood-fired hot tub. Take some time for yourself and relax in this luxury cabin that sleeps up to 4 people with 2 bedrooms, and 1 shower room. The wood cabin is situated in the most breathtaking position facing the majestic Eildon hills, where you will be surrounded by nature from the moment you arrive at the idyllic log cabin in the Scottish Borders. The log cabin is built to blend in with nature and set in its private garden, you will feel away from it all and never want to leave. From the moment you walk out to the large decking area, sit around the fire pit or sink into the wood-fired hot tub, a glass of fizz in hand and fabulous views at every turn, your stresses will melt away and you will know you’re on holiday.
Inside the log cabin building, you will enjoy luxuriously appointed interiors including two bedrooms, both can be made up with two single beds or zipped together to make huge super king doubles. The cabin is perfect for groups of friends, families, or as a romantic escape for two. One bedroom is on the ground floor with private access to the sumptuous shower room. The second bedroom is on a mezzanine floor above the living area where spectacular views of the Eildon Hills are never far away thanks to the high-level windows in the beautiful vaulted ceiling.
Downstairs you'll find the open plan living room, where there is a fully equipped kitchen and a comfy dining and sitting area, kept cozy by a wood-burning stove and underfloor heating to keep toes warm in the winter months. The log cabin is centrally located in the Scottish Borders making it perfect for exploring the whole region. It’s ideal for a day trip to Edinburgh which is just under an hour away on the scenic Borders Railway.
The log cabin is in the perfect location with stunning views and an enclosed garden. Other features of the log cabin include the wood-fired hot tub, Webber charcoal BBQ and fire-pit with log seating area, woodburning stove, 32-inch flat-screen smart TV with Netflix account, Bose Bluetooth speaker, free superfast wireless internet, eco-friendly underfloor heating, bike lock-up on-site, books and board games.
The center of Melrose (Sunday Times winner of Best Place to Live in Scotland) is around a 15-minute walk away or 2 minutes in the car and offers many superb cafes and restaurants serving excellent food. For the environmentally friendly guests, you'll appreciate the central heating which is provided by the cabins eco-friendly air source heat pump using electricity from renewable sources only. Firewood for the wood-burning stove and hot tub comes from sustainable sources, currently the surrounding woods. The grass turf roof minimizes the visual impact on the landscape and helps local wildlife. The carbon footprint of the log cabin build was kept to a minimum by using timber logs sourced from local trees and a local log builder.
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