Please ask about any areas if interest I will be pleased to give the Local information to make your holiday an enjoyable stay.
WALKING – On your doorstep short walks around the Duns Castle nature reserve. Within 7 miles you can walk a section of the Southern Upland Way.
GOLF – Duns has it’s own 18 hole golf course. There are also courses at Coldstream, Kelso, Gifford an in the Lothian’s.
FISHING – Salmon, Seatrout and Trout fishing is available on the River Tweed. Local rivers, Whiteadder, Blackadder, Dye, Till where permits are available for fishing. There are stocked rainbow and brown trout reservoirs/ponds locally. Sea fishing is available at Eyemouth.
STATELY HOMES – The stately home of Manderston, 1.5 miles away is open to the public and within a short drive you have Paxton House, Floors Castle and Mellerstain.
SWIMMING/TENNIS – Duns has it’s own swimming pool. 3 very good town courts. Dunbar and Berwick upon Tweed have large leisure pools with other facilities. Eyemouth has a very pleasant family swimming pool.
EATING OUT – Duns has a selection of pub food and restaurants in the town centre. Within the local area there are many good restaurants.
THE JIM CLARK MOTORSPORT MUSEUM – A short walk from the cottage is the newly renovated and much expanded Jim Clark Motorsport Museum a unique collection of over 100 trophies and memorabilia.