The exterior of Bonnie Brae, Scottish Borders
Location Icon Thornhill, Scottish Borders
From £247 per night

Bonnie Brae

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Sleeps 8
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4 Bedrooms
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2 Bathrooms
A beautifully renovated cottage that is perfect for group getaways and family reunions and just a stone’s throw from Drumlanrig Castle with plenty of walking and cycling trails along the way.
Bonnie Brae is a great choice for a peaceful getaway in the Scottish countryside with a strong attention to detail and a cosy atmosphere throughout. Enjoy a spacious living room with a wood-burning stove, four delightful bedrooms and an enclosed garden with a luxurious wood-fired hot tub. The estate offers plenty of family-friendly facilities and activities including a castle tour and a fantastic adventure playground, or you can embark on many outdoor adventures, including fishing, walking, cycling and hiking within the glorious estate grounds.

Why we love this

  • A dog-friendly cottage with a luxurious hot tub and views of Nith Valley.
  • Located on a private estate with stunning walking routes and gardens to explore
  • Just a short walk to Statehouse Loch, River Nith and Drumlanrig Castle

Key Features

Dog-friendly Dog-friendly
Countryside views Countryside views
Enclosed garden Enclosed garden
Garden Garden
Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
Wood burner Wood burner
Parking Parking
Private parking Private parking
Ground floor shower room Ground floor shower room
Children welcome Children welcome
Free-standing bath Free-standing bath
Historical building Historical building
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Why Book with Us

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Our properties are handpicked and inspected in person before listing, and we regularly review them for quality control and your peace of mind.

Best Price Guarantee

We only work with the best owners, so in the rare event you find one of our properties listed elsewhere for less, we’ll refund you the difference. *

Exceptional Service

Our award-winning Guest Services team will not only help you find your dream holiday but will support you through every step of your stay.

Step inside the light and spacious cottage and into the open-plan kitchen/living/dining room where leisurely days can be spent socialising and entertaining. The modern kitchen is complete with all the essentials to self-cater with ease, including a dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer and electric oven, hob and a dining table which seats eight guests. There is also a small WC with a sink.

Meanwhile, the homely lounge is the perfect place to relax and spend quality time together after a day of exploring the 90,000-acre estate. There are two sumptuous sofas, a Smart TV and a cosy wood-burning stove for ultimate comfort.

There are four stunning bedrooms, each uniquely designed with luxurious soft furnishings. There is a master bedroom with a king-size bed and en-suite shower room, two double bedrooms and a twin bedroom with zip and link beds to form a king if required. In the hallway, there is a family bathroom with a freestanding bath and a separate shower.

Outside, you will have access to an enclosed garden with a patio, stunning views across the Nith Valley and a wood-fired hot tub. Perfect for admiring the sunsets with a crisp glass of wine in hand.

The owners will greet you on arrival and show you into the property.

We plant a tree for every booking we make to help offset some of the carbon emissions generated by our stays.

Check-in: from 16:00
Check-out: by 10:00

Please note, wood-fired hot tubs take between 3-4 hours to heat initially.

Deposit: Bookings are subject to a non-refundable deposit of 30% of the booking value plus applicable booking fees with the balance payable 60 days before the date of travel.

Accidental Damage Deposit: To maintain the highest standards in our properties, guests will need to pay a refundable Accidental Damage Deposit of £250 prior to their stay. An advance payment as detailed in the booking summary can be made to waive the requirement.

  • No smoking
  • Please keep noise to a minimum
  • Up to 4 dogs are permitted
  • Children of all ages are welcome

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Stay your way with our bespoke travel service. Our Guest Services team are available to tailor-make your holiday matching you with the perfect property and provide personalised recommendations on anything from local restaurants to unforgettable experiences.

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The neighbourhood

The property is located on a 90,000-acre private estate with plenty of walking and cycling trails from the doorstep and beautiful gardens to explore. There is something for every member of the family to enjoy, from woodland adventures to waterside pursuits with views of the River Nith. If you’re lucky, you might even spot a red squirrel along the way.

A visit to Drumlanrig Castle and Gardens is a must duringyour stay. Discover the fascinating family history and grand castle interiors on a guided tour, before venturing outside to explore 40 acres of beautifully manicured gardens, followed by a coffee at Larchwood Cabin Café.
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We are always happy to help and go out of our way to tailor your perfect UK holiday.

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