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

Design Award PDFScotsman Article PDF

The Story

The Mill won the 2011 Scottish Borders Design Award for the conversion of an existing building. See the presentation submission for the award here. Read the "wee paper" article here.


The Mill was featured in "The Scotsman Magazine". Read the article here.


A Credit List featuring many of the the people who helped shape The Mill can be viewed here.