Local Links & Places of Interest


To find us from the south take the A701 from Moffat, turn right after 16 miles, signed Talla. Cross the Tweed and go straight on at the crossroads, through forest and we’re situated on the left hand side, before you reach the Talla Dam.  From the north, turn left 6 miles after leaving Broughton on the A701 following the signs for Talla and proceed as above.  

Dawyk Botanical Gardens

Stobo Castle Health Spa

7 Stanes Mountain Biking Trail

Borders Loop

Save the Crook

St Mary’s Sailing Club

Trout fishing on Talla and Fruid Reservoirs

Salmon fishing on the River Tweed

Swimming Baths - Peebles

Go Ape at Glentress

Local Links and Places of interest

8 miles    -  Broughton Bistro, Broughton

11 miles  -  Tibbie Shiels, St Mary’s Loch

14 miles  -  Crown Inn and many  more, Biggar

1.5 miles -  Crook Inn
(if you can wait 18 months for a drink!)  

Pubs & Bistro’s

8 miles    -  Broughton Village Store

14 miles  -  Co Op Moffat or Biggar

18 miles  -  Sainsburys or Tesco,  Peebles

Asda deliver internet orders to Tweedsmuir



The White Cottage, is located in the beautiful Scottish Borders,  only 14 miles from the Moffat turning of the M74.  Edinburgh and Glasgow are both within an hours drive for those who need their urban fix, whilst the market towns of Moffat, Biggar and Peebles are within 30 mins drive and offer a multitude of traditional shops, restaurants and pubs.  For those feeling brave or energetic White Cottage is centrally situated for all the 7 Stanes Mountain Biking Centres; Glentress, Innerleithen and Ae being within 20 miles.

The White Cottage, Tweedsmuir only 14 miles from the Moffat junction off the M74