Sleeps 4 | Bedrooms 2 | Pet Friendly
Berry Hill is our newest holiday cottage and, like all accommodation at Hillhouse Farm Escapes, it is dog-friendly. This former gamekeeper’s cottage has been fully renovated. Berry Hill has beautiful interiors with soft, country tones and modern touches throughout. It sleeps 4 very comfortably.
The cottage is extremely cosy thanks to our renewable energy heating system, with fantastic hot showers. You can make use of free WiFi as well as two smart TVs.
Guests at Berry Hill can walk on fantastic tracks across Hillhouse Farm – routes start right at the door. We have a professional-grade tennis court available for you to use. Tennis fans just need to remember their rackets! Beyond Hillhouse, explore the Scottish Borders, Northumberland, the Lothians and, of course, Edinburgh.
Berry Hill is a fully renovated self-catering cottage which sleeps 4 guests (plus camp bed or cot) in two bedrooms. The interiors are modern-coutry style with a gorgeous green kitchen, soft pink and navy touches. The living space is generous, the views are green and the cottage is really cosy and has WiFi throughout. Dog-friendly – we allow 1 dog as standard and sometimes additional dogs can come too!
kitchen & living room
Berry Hill has an open-plan kitchen-dining-living space as well as a separate living room. The generous kitchen is very well equipped with an electric oven, fridge, freezer, microwave and dishwasher. We provide plenty of crockery, cutlery, glassware and utensils.
The dining area has a large, round table and chairs, and you’ll also find a sofa in a sunny spot by the window. There is a smart tv on the wall.
The living room is accessed directly from the open-plan space. It has a beautiful blue sofa, two armchairs, a smart TV and a coffee table.
You’ll find a cloakroom area just off the kitchen with space for hanging coats and leaving wellies to dry off. In the laundry cupboard, you’ll find a washing machine and laundry essentials. We provide an iron and ironing board. By the cloakroom, you will find a roomy downstairs shower room and WC.
bedrooms & bathrooms
You’ll find two bedrooms upstairs. The master bedroom has a king bed, a large wardrobe and chest of drawers. The other room is set up with twin beds. We can provide an additional camp bed if required as well as a travel cot. The spacious bathroom has a bath with a shower over (and there is a walk-in shower downstairs).
The holiday cottage is surrounded by garden areas. There is a seating area exclusively for your use, with an outdoor sofa and table. Although we are dog-friendly, please note that the garden is not contained. You’ll also be able to make use of the tennis court and, of course, you have full access to walk and cycle routes on the farm.
self-catering cottage gallery – berry hill
Perfect place for a break, we used for a family getaway and will be visiting again in the future. Cannot recommend Jo and the cottages highly enough!James - Little House on the Hill - August 2021
We have just spent 3 nights at this lovely cosy cottage. Full of character. Very clean and well equipped. A perfect base to explore the area. Jo was very attentive and a great host. Nothing was too much trouble. Would highly recommend.Amanda - Little House on the Hill - October 2020
This cottage is an immaculate and beautifully presented property. It is well appointed and equipped; everything from kitchen crockery, bed linen, furniture and showers are tasteful and attractive. We had a comfortable and relaxing stay. It is set in a stunning and peaceful location with hill walks and views literally on your doorstep. It is an ideal base to explore the Scottish Borders from. Visitors are encouraged to explore the farm and it's surroundings - which we did - and as town dwellers walking close to sheep and wildlife was a joy. Jo is a wonderful and friendly host and we can't wait to return.Jerry - Berry Hill - July 2021
We had a lovely break at House on the Hill. I stayed there with my wife and two boys (7 and 12). It was very reassuring at this time that the cottage was immaculately clean and that so many steps were taken to ensure our safety. The House on the Hill was much more spacious than we expected...the perfect cottage for our needs for our short break. Also, Jo replied very promptly with detailed instructions for our stay. We would definitely return and couldn’t recommend Jo’s cottage highly enough - the only thing that wasn’t great was the weather!Grant - House on the Hill - October 2020
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the cottage. It is very spacious and cosy at the same time, and very clean. It was the ideal base to explore the Borders, and the coast isn't far away. Ideal spot for families.David - Berry Hill - October 2020
Fantastic cottage. Quite remote...you have beautiful walks from the front doorstep and that’s what we wanted. Plus there is a hotel 1 mile down the hill. Absolutely spotless with a really well equipped kitchen. We would definitely come back! Thank you Jo.Nicola - House on the Hill - May 2021