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Babingtons Cottage with south facing views on to the Cheviot hills.  North facing to the Lammermuirs
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18 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.

The Cottage is located in a peaceful rural location close the historic town of Coldstream right on...
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Listing #HL174093
About the Owner
Pauline G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

I have been to Babingtons Cottage for the second time, and I enjoyed it at least as much as the first time. It is roomy and practical, very well kept, tastefully furnished and completely equipped, All is to a very high standard. The view is...More

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enquiries327, VR Owner at Babingtons Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

I am pleased you enjoyed your 2nd stay at the cottage and your positive review. The cottage is in a lovely tranquil location and the views from the cottage are so relaxing. We look forward to meeting again.

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

I had a very happy few days in this charming cottage where every thought has been given to providing a comfortable and relaxing ambiance for guests. Set in the beautiful Border countryside and surrounded by a pretty garden, Babingtons is also situated conveniently close to...More

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enquiries327, VR Owner at Babingtons Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed a relaxing stay at Babingtons Cottage. The countryside surroundings were particularly pretty for you with the snow covering most of the Borders and the beautiful clear blue skies in the daytime.

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

We were very pleased with our stay at Babingtons Cottage. It is a rambling layout on a single floor with only a couple of steps up to two of the bedrooms and the second family room. Both family areas have fireplaces and a plentiful supply...More

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enquiries327, VR Owner at Babingtons Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you for your very pleasing and helpful review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay at the cottage and it met your expectations. Your information on travel to Edinburgh is very useful for future guests. Using the park and ride is definitely ideal to...More

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • 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

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.

Dining Room has a Table that comfortably seats 10 people.

The Kitchen is modern and fully equipped with an Electric Everhot Range Cooker, Washing Machine, Dishwasher, Fridge, Freezer & Microwave.

There are 4 comfortable Bedrooms, 3 twin Rooms & 1 Double. The 3 Bathrooms are equipped with both Baths and Showers and Electric Hair dryers

Hall with Sofa bed.

The Cottage is fully double glazed
There is O...
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    3 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
    6 Twins
Availability
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Rates

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
R 2 127
£119
R 2 823
£158
R 13 134
£735
2 Jun 2018 -
13 Jul 2018
High
3 nights
R 3 413
£191
R 4 557
£255
R 19 353
£1 083
14 Jul 2018 -
24 Aug 2018
High
3 nights
R 4 575
£256
R 6 112
£342
R 25 947
£1 452
25 Aug 2018 -
7 Sep 2018
High
3 nights
R 3 413
£191
R 4 557
£255
R 19 353
£1 083
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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.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 3 574 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payments can be made by Bacs or Cheque
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About the neighbourhood
Places worth visiting whilst staying at Babingtons are:
The historic houses with fine collections includes: Floors Castle, Paxton House, Mellerstain House, Traquair, Abbotsford and Manderston.
The Northumberland coast: Holy Island with Lindisfarne Priory and Castle, Bamburgh Castle.
Berwickshire fishing villages: St Abbs, Coldingham, Eyemouth & Burnmouth.

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.
Berwick upon Tweed railway station is 14 miles and is on the East Coast line.
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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