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“Beautiful House with Good Facilities”
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Welcome to Violet Cottage
Something you will always be at Violet Cottage....
Cottage Kitchen
Lounge
Woodburning stove and plenty of logs to burn......
Front Bedroom Violet Cottage
Quality bed linen
Violet Cottage large rear garden
Garden seating
Front of Cottage
4 star quality
Shaded seating in the garden
Ancrum Village green and pub from Violet Cottage
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Jedburgh, Borders, Scotland

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Rhona139
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
“Beautiful House with Good Facilities”
Reviewed 5 February 2012 for a stay in February 2012
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this is a lovely house and I am surprised that there are no reviews on line ! The house has been renovated to a very high standard and is very comfortable - writing this in the beautiful lounge using the free wi-fi. The rooms are spacious and comfortable - only single beds which are very narrow if you are used to double or king (they can be put together but there is still the "join" to deal with. All the equipment/towels etc are new or in very good condition.

The only thing that lets it down is the village of Ancrum itself it is very pretty and for me lacks facilities - there is a village store and a pub which is pretty much for locals but nowhere you can walk to get something to eat. Jedburgh is about 3 miles away so at night unless you are prepared to drive then it is back to eating in and a busman's holiday for those of us who cook at home.

The bedrooms are upstairs and the stairs are very steep as you would expect in a property of this age

If none of this is an issue then I recommend Violet Cottage wholeheartedly

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Liked best: The House itself - it is very comfortable
Liked least: the lack of facilities within walking distance
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