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The Byre Cottage

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The Byre Cottage
The Byre Cottage
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Barn
The Byre Cottage is an inspiring place to stay, converted by Giles it is ecolocally conscious and includes natural elm in the kitchen, a smart modern bathroom and has a light and airy feel. The cottage has vaulted ceilings, a wood burning stove and solid oak flooring. High quality superking beds will ensure a relaxing holiday. There is a west facing patio in the enclosed steading courtyard. Only 4 miles from the sea and award wining sandy beaches it is the perfect place to stay and enjoy nearby castles, bass rock, North Berwick and Plenty of golf! The 43 miles of coastal walks will exhaust old and young and Edinburgh is only 25 mins away by train from the local train station just down the lane. ...The Byre Cottage is an inspiring place to stay, converted by Giles it is ecolocally conscious and includes natural elm in the kitchen, a smart modern bathroom and has a light and airy feel. The cottage has vaulted ceilings, a wood burning stove and solid oak flooring. High quality superking beds will ensure a relaxing holiday. There is a west facing patio in the enclosed steading courtyard. Only 4 miles from the sea and award wining sandy beaches it is the perfect place to stay and enjoy nearby castles, bass rock, North Berwick and Plenty of golf! The 43 miles of coastal walks will exhaust old and young and Edinburgh is only 25 mins away by train from the local train station just down the lane. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Manager
Giles L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:70%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2011
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Byre Cottage is in a delightful peaceful location. It was presented spotless throughout and the large bed was extremely comfortable. It was a cold windy week when we stayed.There was a wood burner in the living room to use, but we had never used one...More

Date of stay: April 2022
Thank Quest13837047485
Reviewed 15 October 2021

We had a lovely stay at The Byre Cottage. The woodburner was a real asset, and 'help yourselves to logs' incredibly generous. The proximity of Drem's railway station (2 min by car or 15 by foot) was very helpful for visiting North Berwick and Edinburgh....More

Date of stay: October 2021
Thank Adrian K
Reviewed 19 August 2021

A really delightful cottage. Very well appointed with everything you could possibly need. Comfortable bed with excellent linen. Warm throughout without any heating although there is heating & wood burning stove if needed. Quiet location with easy access to the coast. Good train service from...More

Date of stay: August 2021
Thank Carol P
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Reviewed 1 August 2021

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Date of stay: July 2021
Reviewed 12 July 2021

Near a station (Drem) and close to North Berwick and Haddington. We were new to the area and loved it. Although close to a group of very pretty cottages it is very quiet and there is a lovely walk up the hill behind. We had...More

Date of stay: June 2021
Thank ducktoo
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Reviewed 18 May 2021 via mobile

Just back from an amazing 3 night stay in this beautiful cottage! Giles and Sarah are wonderfully helpful and lovely hosts! This is my second time staying and it won’t be my last! 100% recommend!

Date of stay: May 2021
1  Thank Bev1983
Reviewed 14 July 2020 via mobile

Byre cottage is just perfect , very tastefully decorated , spotless clean , quiet peaceful location but with easy access to North Berwick , Edinburgh and excellent golf courses, I would highly recommend this cottage for your holiday

Date of stay: July 2020
1  Thank hays1955
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely lovely cottage ,, so cosy clean comfortable well equipped and a great location The owners are on site but the cottage is private We Would love to return

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Odyssey758406
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Lovely courtyard cottage in a covenient location for all that East Lothian has to offer. Compact but felt comfortably spacious with loads of character - wooden floors, wood burning stove, exposed beams and a practical open plan kitchen, dining living area. Spacious bedrooms with a...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Carolle-45
Management response:Responded 5 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Giles and Sarah

Reviewed 11 June 2018

Although a little difficult to locate initially, we were very glad to find this gem of a cottage. Only a few miles from North Berwick and 40 minutes drive from Edinburgh, this tastefully furnished and well designed modern take on a cottage (complete with dove...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank janejames2015
Management response:Responded 12 June 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. Glad you enjoyed your stay. The Byre Cottage

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Water Park Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
With over 40 miles of magnificent coastline, golden beaches, rolling countryside, spectacular cliffs, award-winning tourist attractions and the world’s finest selection of links golf courses, East Lothian combines the best of Scotland in miniature! About East Lothian From the excitement of Musselburgh Racecourse to the awesome sight of Concorde, in all her glory; the award-winning Scottish Seabird Centre to the impressive clifftop fortress of Tantallon Castle, you’ll be spoiled for choice. There really is something for everyone! The area is home to a rich variety of wildlife and thousands of seabirds arriving each year to nest on its islands and coastline. Charming towns and villages invite you to browse in art galleries, museums and gift shops. East Lothian is the ancient home of g...
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Byre Cottage

The Byre Cottage is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

The Byre Cottage has one bathroom available. See all property details.

The Byre Cottage has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

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