Lower Mill Facilities
Kitchen with dining area.
Full cooking facilities are provided for our guests in our small modern kitchen. These include an oven, hob, microwave, toaster, fridge, dishwasher and all the pots and pans you could need. Free tea and coffee are provided and cereal is available for your first morning. If you’d rather eat out, there are 2 cafes and a good selection of local restaurants and pubs. with further choice in Peebles. The local supermarket is open till late, to buy that late night snack, or something to cook.
The comfortable lounge area has enough seating for all of your group to relax and unwind after a hard day’s activity and an additional dining table with 4 chairs, there is also a small desk.
If you’re looking for a night in, there is a TV and board games. Books and maps are available to help you plan your stay, and a notice board has up to date information on local events and weather forecasts.
There are 3 bedrooms – all en suite with basin, shower and toilet.
Bedroom 1 has two twin beds which can be zipped together to make a double. NB. If you want them set up as a double, please let us know in advance. The duvets provided are singles only.
Bedroom 2 can sleep up to three with a bunkbed and a single bed.
Bedroom 3 can sleep up to three with a bunkbed and a single bed.
Bed linen is provided.
Towels can be provided if pre-booked. They cost £2 per towel, with £1 going to Tweed Valley Mountain Rescue.
We have indoor storage in a dedicated room inside The Lodge so you can fettle your bike/equipment after a day exploring and not need to go outside.
There is also a bench , bike repair stand and track pump and a few simple tools for your use.
There are wall mounted chains to secure your bikes to with your own locks. . We issue a key to lock the door at night too for additional security. The bike store also has a grill on the window.
The Bike store is shared with Upstairs Apartment.
We provide a hose and a selection of brushes and rags to make bike cleaning easy. The hose and tap is just inside the front door and ready for action all year round.
The Bike Store is also a drying room to dry clothing and footwear. A washing machine and tumble drier are available for your use and there is lots of hanging space to put kit on hangers .
The dehumidifier is a wall mounted and connected to water outlet, for hassle free drying of wet kit.
With an additional heater the room quickly reaches 25 degrees centigrade when required.
These facilities are shared with upstairs apartment.
There is a small gravel area to the front of the building with a table/bench to make the most of the sunshine.. After a visit to Caldwells ice-cream shop a few doors down of course! A great place to sit and read the paper.
There is free on-street parking outside Cleikum Mill on the High Street and on Hall Street which runs along side the property. There is also a car park a little further along Hall Street.