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Babingtons Cottage with south facing views on to the Cheviot hills.  North facing to the Lammermuirs
5.0 of 5 bubbles
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14 reviews
Babingtons Cottage with south facing views on to the Cheviot hills.  North facing to the Lammermuirs
The Orchard facing to the Lammermuir Hills.
Babingtons Cottage Orchard and back Garden facing to the Lammermuir Hills
Babingtons Cottage.  The Orchard facing to the Lammermuir Hills.
Babingtons Cottage.  The Orchard facing towards the Lammermuir Hills.
Babingtons Cottage.  The Orchard.
Babingtons Cottage.  The Orchard.
Babingtons Cottage.  The Orchard facing towards the Lammermuir Hills.
Babingtons Cottage in the Orchard facing towards the Lammermuir Hills.
Babingtons Cottage.  Apple Tree in the Orchard.
Sitting Room 1. South facing with log fire opening onto a Patio, spacious garden & the Cheviot H
Babingtons Cottage open Fireplace  for Logs or Coal in Lounge 1
Howdens Kitchen Electric Everhot Range Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Pully
The Dining Room  seating 10 with Hostesss Trolley and Hotplate
The Dining Room seating 10 facing south to the Cheviot Hills
Lounge 2 with Victorian Cast Iron Range Fireplace for Logs or Coal
Babingtons Cottage Victorian Range Fireplace in Lounge 2 for Logs or Coal
Double Bedroom.  No 1.
One of 3 White Wet Walled Bathrooms all with Showers and Grab Rails.
Twin Bedroom 2.  Three Bedrooms facing South over the Cheviot Hills
Twin Bedroom 3
Twin Bedroom 4
Passage way in the Cottage
The Hall of Babingtons Cottage with Sofa Bed & Wader Racks
Babingtons Cottage.  The Patio from Sitting Room 1 facing the Cheviot Hills.
Babingtons Cottage  South facing Garden overlooking the Cheviot Hills
Babingtons Cottage.  South Facing View from the Patio towards the Cheviot Hills.
Babingtons Cottage.  South Facing.
Babingtons Cottage facing South to  the spectalular Cheviot Hills
Always Spectacular Sunsets at Babingtons Cottage from the Kitchen Window
Babingtons Cottage.  Hedgehogs in the Garden.
Skye, a West Highland Terrier.  Well behaved Dogs are Welcome.
Cattle at Lennelhill.
Sheep at Lennelhill looking towards the Lammermuir Hills.
Geese.
Babingtons Cottage with stunning views over the Cheviot & Lammermuir Hills. Pets welcome.
The Donkey Sanctuary St.Boswells.  Babingtons Cottage sponsors 'Twinkletops' a Donkey there.
Highland Cattle in the Hirsel Country Park at Coldstream.
Swans at Eyemouth, Berwickshire.
Ladykirk Bridge Norham. Berwickshire
River Tweed at Ladykirk Bridge.
The Bridge at Coldstream beside the Marriage House
Salmon Fishing at Tweed Mill - a ten minute walk below Babingtons Cottage
Salmon Fishing on the River Tweed.  Tweed Mill, 10 minute walk from the Cottage.
RiverTweed at Tweed Mill.  10 minute walk from the Cottage.
River Tweed at Tweed Mill.  10 minute walk below the Cottage.
River Tweed at Tweed Mill.  10 minute walk below the Cottage.
Ted Wises Cliptop Tours of the Berwickshire Coastline
Gunsgreen House Eyemouth
Holy Island.
Grace Darling Lighthouse, Farne Islands
Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland.
Smailholm Tower, Roxburghshire.
The Marriage House on Coldstream Bridge, Coldstream.  2.5. miles from the Cottage.
Heatherslaw Light Railway.
Norham Castle, Northumberland.
The Black Bull Pub.
The Town Hall, Kelso, Roxburghshire.
Floors Castle, Kelso, Roxburghshire.
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Overview
Cottage -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Coldstream, Borders, Scotland
Babingtons is the perfect place to enjoy a holiday in the Scottish Borders. Originally three Cottages, the accommodation is all on one level with cosy log fires, double glazing throughout and a new Howdens modern kitchen with Electric Everhot Range Cooker. A patio from one sittingroom with its amazing views over the garden and Cheviot Hills is ideal for lunches or dinners. The white bathrooms have baths & showers with electric heaters & the diningroom has a hostess trolley. Pets are welcome by arrangement. It is ideal for 2-4 people (+sofa bed) in a spacious hall or for larger parties 2-8 people (+sofa bed) in a spacious hall. Either divided or as one Babingtons Cottage is very comfortable, peaceful and has a lovely atmosphere.<BR> <BR>The Cottage is located in a peaceful rural location close the historic town of C... Read more
About the Owner, Pauline G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 25 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 1 property
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jdibarcla...
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in April 2017

This lovely cottage in Coldstream was the perfect base for our short family stay to visit some of the special places of interest. Lots of local information available and plenty to keep all ages entertained. The owner was particularly helpful and being able to have meals prepared for us in advance was a great bonus. We had a very enjoyable...

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Management response:

Thank you for your positive review and I am pleased that the cottage and the local surroundings met your expectations. Our local caterer has been popular with our previous guests so I am pleased that worked for you too. We look forward to your next visit to Babingtons Cottage.

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MMfmUK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Babingtons cottage is so very comfortable, roomy and relaxing, and the ability to hire it in its full splendour or just part of it is very convenient. I enjoyed waking up to the stunning views over the Cheviot Hills, taking breakfast in the garden before going off to explore the area. There's so much to see, visit and do in...

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Management response:

I am pleased you enjoyed your stay at Babingtons Cottage. It is a very comfortable and relaxing place and I love the view of the hills too. We look forward to meeting again and thank you for your review.

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kfagstad
Nuremberg, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 for a stay in June 2016

This is a really lovely cottage, very roomy and comfortable and in excellent order in all respects. And it is situated in lovely, peaceful surroundings. In fact the tranquillity in the widest sense of the word is a major attraction. For those who enjoy open air activities, from cross-country walking to fishing, there are plenty of opportunities. For me, however,...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (16)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The Cottage is suitable for Couples, Families or Small Groups. It can either be booked for 2 - 8 people ( + Sofa bed). Rates accordingly<BR><BR>Babingtons has two Lounges with open fires and excellent views of the Gardens and rural aspect beyond to the Cheviot Hills. The River Tweed is a 10 minute walk. One Lounge has patio doors leading onto paved patio equipped with table and chairs.<BR><BR>Dining Room has a Table that comfortably seats 10 people.<BR><BR>The Kitchen is modern and fully equipped with an Electric Everhot Range Cooker, Washing Machine, Dishwasher, Fridge, Freezer & Microwave.<BR><BR>There are 4 comfortable Bedrooms, 3 twin Rooms & 1 Double. The 3 Bathrooms are equipped with both Baths and Showers and Electric Hair dr... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
£119
£158
£735
27 May 2017 -
2 Jun 2017
Peak
4 nights
£231
£308
£1,425
3 Jun 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
High
4 nights
£171
£228
£1,062
1 Jul 2017 -
14 Jul 2017
HIgh
4 nights
£193
£258
£1,196
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About the neighbourhood
Places worth visiting whilst staying at Babingtons are:<BR>The historic houses with fine collections includes: Floors Castle, Paxton House, Mellerstain House, Traquair, Abbotsford and Manderston.<BR>The Northumberland coast: Holy Island with Lindisfarne Priory and Castle, Bamburgh Castle. <BR>Berwickshire fishing villages: St Abbs, Coldingham, Eyemouth & Burnmouth.<BR><BR>The famous Jim Clark Rally takes place annually in May on the local roads and is quite an attraction for locals and rally enthusiasts.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 100.0 km
Railway: Berwick upon Tweed: 22.0 km
Ferry: North Shields: 120.0 km
Edinburgh & Newcastle Airports are within 1 hours drive of Babingtons cottage.<BR>Berwick upon Tweed railway station is 14 miles and is on the East Coast line.<BR>By road the cottage is 12 miles inland from the A1 and within 3 miles of the A697
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 22.0 km.
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