We live just off the trainline, Eskbank station is a 4 minute walk, so direct access to Edinburgh city in 18 mintues (£5 return trip). We have multiple bus routes running every 10 minutes to Edinburgh city (£1.70 one way) and one running all through the night (£3.50).
The country-side is on your doorstep and the highly rated Newbattle golf course is a walkaway. Woodland walks, river walks and fresh air.
Staying near a variety of local restaurants, bars, shops and a historic picturesque town.