Castle new look lounge

We have re decorated the lounge in Castle Cottage giving it a real WOW look.

The old beams have been exposed. The original fire place has been renovate and a new log burning stove installed.

There is feature stone wall which has been lime mortared giving the room a wonderful feel.

The seats are now Ercol  with a recliner and new 3 seat settee.

Take a look at the photos.

Castle Cottage lounge February 2014

Castle Cottage lounge February 2014

Castle Cottage lounge

Castle Cottage lounge


New log burning stove

New log burning stove

Christmas and New Year.

Treat your self this festive season

Treat your self this festive season

Bothy available for Christmas  until   Friday 27th December.

Crofter’s availalbe for Christmas until Saturday 28th December  Stay for 3 nights at £295 or a week for £450.



Autumn Breaks

Grey seal pups below Fast Castle

Grey seal pups below Fast Castle

The Grey seals have started to pup. Great viewings from Fast Castle looking down on the beaches .

Each Friday at St Abbs in the Old School is a great farmers market

Take advantage of last minite discount of 10% if booked 10 days prior to arrival

Summer Bank Holiday

 Crofter’s Cottage which sleeps 2 available from Saturday

24th August until Wednesday 28th August. 4 night stay

£250 or 2 night stay £150. Dogs welcome.

 Crofter's bedroom   Crofter’s Bedroom

May Offers

buzzard at Press Mains
flying to bring in food for its young

The cameras in the cottages have  great viewing.The Buzzard has hatched one chick so far.

The Blue Tit has started to lay her eggs.

The Black bird  chicks have hatched and the parents are very busy bringing in worms to feed them.

Stay at Press Mains this week 18th May and have a 15% discount.


Easter Offer

The weather may not be great but the wild life is wonderful at Press Mains.

Roe deer and hares can be seen from the windows of the cottages.






Easter offers

Bothy which sleeps 2 from Good Friday 29th March to Thursday 4th April for £270. Then from Sunday 7th April to Saturday 13th April at £299

Castle Cottage which sleeps 6 from 6th April to 13th April at £ 400.

Pets welcome.

Easter availability

The Easter holidays will soon be here.


The Steward’s Cottage which sleeps 4 from 23rd March to 30th March £415 per week.

The Castle Cottage which sleeps 6 from April 6th to April15th  £499 per week

The Bothy and Crofter’s which sleeps 2 each from 30th March until April 15th at £350 per week.

Short breaks are available in all cottages. The badgers are very active at the moment.Great viewing on the CCTV channels as seen in the cottages.

As seen from CCTV in cottages


March Offers


Take advantage of late availability with a 10% discount.

Spring is very much in the air. The birds are very busy looking out for nesting sites and singing for a mate. The Buzzards have already paired up and nest building is on their minds.

The badgers are being very romantic and are seen a lot on the CCTV.

Our snow drops are beautiful at the moment and can be seen along the river walk


We have put up new bird feeders by the cottages. They are attracting lovely flocks of Gold Finches.

Valentines at Press Mains

enjoy a bottle of champagneHave a bottle of bubbly and locally made chocolates on us when you stay at Press Mains for a romantic break in February.

Bothy available from 9th February

Crofter’s from 13th February

The Stewards’s Cottage from 9th February.

Valentines break at £70 per night for 2

Christmas and New Year

We have availalblity over Christmas and New Year.

Enjoy roaring log fires and the decorated home grown Christmas tree.

Prices start from £400 for the week. Short breaks are also availalble.

If you can not stay with us over the feastive season why not treat your selves to a winter short break.

Dogs are welcome too!