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St Margarets Cottage, Cottage near the sea.

Charming country cottage near the sea. Private garden. Wonderful walks, peace and tranquility
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Charming country cottage near the sea. Private garden. Wonderful walks, peace and tranquility
Lunch in the garden?
Country cottage garden
Coldingham beach (not taken from the cottage) - 15 minutes walk. Great surfing!
Bright modern kitchen equipped with everthing you might need. (Doors changed so now different colour
Dining area faces garden
Sitting room with Norwegian Stove, gas fired ...so no mess!
Sitting room
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Why not take afternoon tea in the Conservatory?
Conservatory, nice on a sunny, cool day
St Abbs harbour-a mile away take a boat trip or go diving
Private garden
Double bedroom, note period wooden ceiling
Single bedroom, beds may be pushed together
Just the country cottage you imagined
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Coldingham, Borders, Scotland
St Margaret's Cottage is a charming, historic holiday cottage set in and old fashioned garden. It provides self-catering accommodation in the conservation village of Coldingham. Great for walkers, bird watchers, golfers, fishermen and those who just want to enjoy staying in a cosy period property with every possible comfort.

The recently renovated property provides peace and quiet in a secluded location and is only a mile away from the stunning sandy beach at Coldingham Bay.St Abb's nature reserve, famous for its bird life and cliff top scenery is just over a mile from the Cottage.

St Margaret's Cottage is over 100 years old with a host of original features, and has recently been sympathetically restored and refurbished to a very high standard by the present owners to provide clean, comfortable and cosy holiday accommodati...
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Listing #HL204413
About the Manager
Malcolm Windsor (Property Manager Malcolm Windsor)
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We live in Edinburgh about an hour from Coldingham so we will not be there to meet you but you will receive all the details as to how to find the cottage and how to obtain the key from the key safe. You will also have the contact number for the lady who looks after the cottage should you find anything missing etc. You will also have our telephone numbers in case of any query or any problem. There is a guest book so we would appreciate your comments on your holiday but any problems don't wait, please make contact immediately.
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile


MLWScotland, VR Owner at St Margarets Cottage, Cottage near the sea., responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018


Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay here. The cottage was very comfortable and clean. The beds were very comfy and everything you could possibly need was provided. The garden is extremely pretty and there are lovely places to sit. The only slight issue is that you...More

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MLWScotland, VR Owner at St Margarets Cottage, Cottage near the sea., responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thanks very much for your kind words.

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Our 2nd visit and love it the same as the first time. Malcolm is very helpful and easy to get hold of if there are problems.....not that we had any. He even arranged 4 days of sun. Well done Malcolm! Super cosy and warm..even heated...More

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MLWScotland, VR Owner at St Margarets Cottage, Cottage near the sea., responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you very much Penny, much appreciated. We try to think everything and in this case we succeeded too in providing sunshine. It doesn't always work! Malcolm and Sally

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
We can accept one small well behaved dog for which there is a small charge of £30 which is not allowed upstairs in the bedrooms nor on the furniture. If you bring a dog you have...
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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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 Per night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 2 315
R 7 129
18 Aug 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
7 nights --
R 12 499
1 Sep 2018 -
5 Oct 2018
2 nights
R 3 463
R 10 647
6 Oct 2018 -
2 Nov 2018
2 nights
R 2 704
R 8 333
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Linen is included.
One well behaved dog may be accepted subject to conditions, the supplement is £35. Please advise owners before booking if you plan to bring a pet .
Please also contact owners for any dates not shown.
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About the neighbourhood
Coldingham is a Conservation Village in the Scottish Borders. It has two Pubs, a Shop an ancient Abbey and a sandy beach. Nearby is the port of Eyemouth where lobsters, crabs and sea fish are caught. There is a golf course there and some good restaurants. Not far too is the River Tweed, a world famous salmon river. The cottage is above the village in a quiet area but you can walk by a stream to the village in a few minutes.
Getting around
It is certainly best to have a car. However, there is a bus from Coldingham that goes to and from Edinburgh and to and from Eyemouth. Guests sometimes park at Dunbar station and take the train to central Edinburgh. There is also a Park and Ride on the A1 just a few miles from the city centre.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 70.0 km
Railway: Berwick on Tweed: 15.0 km
Ferry: Newcastle: 190.0 km
The train from London, Kings Cross takes 4 hours to Berwick-on-Tweed. The plane from London Heathrow and London Gatwick takes an hour to Edinburgh Airport and it is just over an hour by car from Edinburgh Airport to the cottage.There are ferries from the continent to Hull and Newcastle and it is a four or five hour drive from those ports.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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