From our Visitors book

  • "It is luxuriously appointed throughout, most comfortable and tasteful, with every last detail carried out by master craftsmen. We have enjoyed our stay enormously." - the Duff party

  • "Fantastic house, great location, what a great way to contemplate your 40th!" - the Gillan family

  • "We really enjoyed ourselves with all the entertainment surrounding the cottage. We enjoyed the tennis mainly because we could use it whenever we wanted" - the Fishers

  • "We had a fantastic holiday. Fantastic house. Fantastic location and fantastic company." - the Purdy's

  • "Wet, windy and completely wonderful!" - the Tennant family

  • "It oozes comfort, class, creative designing, care to detail and has a lovely atmosphere - a real vision." - the Hayward's

  • "The area suited those of us who wanted to relax and those who are more energetic" - the Tiplady's

  • "Others commented on the high standard of the accommodation - still sadly too rare - and we are so glad we found you." - Jennett & MacNeil

  • "The initial reaction was 'fantastic!' and it didn't disappoint. From the lemon-drizzle cake on arrival to the sauna and steam shower." - the Purdy's

  • "A lovely warm welcome, amazing house and surroundings, thoroughly enjoyed the week. Couldn't fault anything. Home from Home!" - the Scholes Family

  • "Speechless! Enjoyed every second." - the Kemp Party

  • "We had an amazing week. A lovely area to stay and the Mill met all our expectations." - the Hodgson Party

  • "Thank you for a fantastic holiday in the best (by far!) holiday cottage we’ve ever stayed in. The Mill is beautiful and everything is absolutely perfect." - the Pagett Party

  • "Spotlessly clean, comfortable beds, lovely clean soft bed linen and towels, fabulous en-suites, well equipped throughout, plenty of space and idyllic setting." - the Pagett Party

  • "The Mill caters for all, families, wet days and just having a bit of old fashioned luxury." - the Shepherd & Burrow Party

  • "We have had a lovely time in this wonderful house. Great location for a country retreat – the perfect place for face packs, cava and movies with the girls!" - Callum & Co

  • "This is a Six Star accommodation! We could live here!" - The Dales

  • "We cannot fault anything. This is a well thought out self–catering accommodation. Better than my 5* all inclusive Hotel last year and we thought that was hard to beat." - the Perea Party

Local Attractions

If you wish to go out and about during your stay at the mill - there are plenty of attractions nearby. Selkirk itself hosts a museum and art gallery, Sir Walter Scott's courtroom, the Locharron mill and visitor centre, and a number of restaurants and coffee shops.

At the head of the Yarrow Valley the 'Grey Mares Tail' - a spectacular 200ft waterfall is well worth a visit. St Mary's Loch and accompanying cafe are only a few miles away too.

The Scottish Borders is home to numerous castles, towers, abbeys & stately homes. To find out more, see our handbook.