Heiton, Kelso, Scottish Borders

Sleeps 1-6
£460 - £975


Ardgowan is a beautiful self catering holiday home, adjacent to the Roxburghe Golf Course in Heiton. Heiton is a beautiful Scottish village only a short drive from the large market town of Kelso in the Scottish Borders.

About Ardgowan

The holiday home is a large detached house that can sleep up to 6 people and it has been tastefully decorated and furnished to provide comfortable, relaxing and restful holiday accommodation that is ideally located for visiting this spectacular part of Scotland.

On the ground floor is an open plan kitchen and a sun-filled breakfast room. This leads on to a tranquil living room where there are comfy sofas and a gas fire that creates a warm and welcoming environment to relax in at any time of day.

There are 3 bedrooms, which will be made up ready for your arrival. The master en suite bedroom features a super king size bed and has an attached small room with a wooden cot. The second en suite bedroom which overlooks the garden has a king size bed and the third bedroom is set up with twin beds. There is also a family bathroom and a downstairs cloakroom.

Outside is a large garden and patio to enjoy or inside you will find plenty of board games, books and DVDs to enjoy during your stay.

Local Shops & Amenities

The beautiful historic town of Kelso has an extensive range of local shops including an award-winning butcher, some quality bakers and an excellent fishmonger. There is also a great deli, as well as 2 small supermarkets, a Lidl store and a Sainsbury superstore. The Sainsbury store is approximately 5 minutes’ drive from Ardgowan and is off a large roundabout on the approach to Kelso. Kelso also has a post office, several banks, a health centre, and chemists, as well as a number of boutiques and gift shops.

Outdoor pursuits are catered for in the town by knowledgeable outlets such as Orvis and Tweedside Tackle who cater for fishing, shooting, and hiking enthusiasts.

Places to eat

There is a range of restaurants making good use of local produce in the town and surrounding area. In Kelso, these include the Contented Vine, Oscars Wine Bar & Restaurant, No. 36 Restaurant (within The Cross Keys Hotel) and The Cobbles Inn.

The Roxburghe Hotel & Golf Club (01573 450 331) is only a ten minute walk or a short drive from Ardgowan. The hotel is open to non-residents, including its fine dining Chez Roux restaurant. The Roxburghe serves lunches, traditional afternoon teas and evening meals as well as a wonderful selection of wines or malts. Treatments are also offered by their beauty room.

On the road from Heiton to Jedburgh is The Teviot Smokery & Water Gardens which has a lovely restaurant, superb local produce shop and garden centre. Also near here is The Caddy Mann, an award-winning restaurant. It serves delicious lunches and also opens on Friday and Saturday evenings, providing some of the best dining in the area (booking essential).

Leaflets in the house provide further information on local events, sports facilities or activities such as golf, archery, clays, horse riding, coastal pursuits or art classes to name.

For more information please visit our website.


Short breaks and 4 person rates available in off peak season. 10% discount available for parties of 4!

Rates: From £460 - £975 per week depending on the season.
Maximum of 6 people.
children are welcome.
Sorry, no pets.
Wi-Fi internet access.
Off street parking.
Friday change over - can be flexible outside of peak periods. Please call to discuss.

Guest Reviews

"We had a lovely stay at Ardgowan. The house is fantastic and very well equipped." Macivor family - October 2018.

"Ardgowan was a simply stunning property which was incredibly peaceful and pleasant throughout. Above all other places we have stayed in Scotland (and we have stayed at lots) this was by far at the top of the list!" Neil Bhojraz.

“We had a lovely week at Ardgowan and enjoyed your beautiful countryside and historic buildings. A very charming and peaceful place to stay with lots of room and all the amenities you could want.” Jane Walters.

“Lovely house, we love it so much! Will come back as soon as possible. Many thanks.” Baines Family.

Please note that map locations may be approximate.

Some of the Amenities available are:

Wireless Broadband Available
Off Street Parking
Open / Log / Gas Fire
Fishing Onsite

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