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NEWTON COTTAGE, Leitholm. Sleeps 2, perfect for couples.

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

About the property

Sleeps 2, perfect for couples. Walking distance from village pub. Wifi available

Perfect for one or two, this pretty period cottage is an ideal base for exploring the rolling Borders countryside or the stunning heritage coast. The combination of period and contemporary finishes give the cottage a fresh inviting feel enlivened with soft furnishing accents which add a lively pop of colour.

The sitting room has all the right warming touches for rest and relaxation leading to a ground floor bedroom with a roomy superking bed. The dining area adds a touch of retro styling to the space, leading to a well equipped kitchen with lovely moresque tiling for an artisan feel.

There is a small patio tucked to the rear of the property where you can enjoy a little time-out listening to the gentle sounds of nature, or a two minute wander will take you to the village pub where you savour the rich malty flavour of a craft real ale with some good home cooking and a friendly chat.

Accommodation

The property sits on one floor.

Inner porch from the main access with hanging space/storage for outdoor gear.

Sitting room with beamed ceiling, large double sofa, armchair, wood burning stove (initial supply of logs), TV with Freeview and DVD player, Sonos Play 1 blue tooth sound system, selection of books, games and DVDs.

Dining area with table and seating for two.

Bedroom - ground floor with 6’ superking bed,

Kitchen with gas hob, single oven, fridge/freezer, washing machine. Please note there is no dishwasher. Small round table with seating for two.

Bathroom - bath with shower over, basin, heated towel rail, WC.

Heating

Woodburning stove in the sitting room with initial supply of logs. Additional logs can be supplied at a small charge.

Mains gas heating.

Wifi and mobile coverage

Free wifi is available. Mobile reception is reasonable dependent on the network.

Guest amenities

Towels are provided for guests along with toiletries from the Highland Soap Company. A hairdryer is supplied. Beds are made up with duck and down duvets and pillows but a hypoallergenic option can be supplied on request.

Babies and children

A travel cot and high chair are provided.

Dogs

Dogs are not permitted.

Garden

There is a small patio area to the rear of the cottage with garden furniture and charcoal barbecue. The owner property adjoins Newton Cottage and guests are welcome to help themselves to fruit and vegetables from their garden when in season. See below relating to guest privacy.

Guest privacy

This is a semi-detached cottage which sits on the Main Street in the small village of Leitholm. The patio area is tucked in a corner to the rear of the cottage offering guest privacy but it should be noted that this overlooks the large garden of the owner property which sits next door. While the owners are on-hand and would be pleased to assist guests with any aspect of their stay, they are absolutely respectful of guest privacy.

Parking

There is on-street parking outside the cottage or at the village hall nearby.

No smoking

The property is strictly no smoking.

More Details

Property Manager
Emma Crabtree
Speaks English, French
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
19 February, 2017

Reviews

5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)

5

Comfort, quality, privacy & a lovely generous owner!

  • 5 of 5
Verified Stay

A wonderful stay at Newton Cottage began with us being greeted with a fantastic Welcome Pack and the most delicious home made lemon drizzle cake EVER! What a lovely touch.

The cottage itself was extremely homely & was furnished with real quality. The super - king size bed was blissfully dressed with beautiful bed linen & throw & was extremely comfortable.

I loved the quirky original artwork here and there & the log burner was delightfully cosy for a couple of cool evenings.

The bathroom was sparklingly new & the kitchen very well stocked.

We enjoyed sitting out at the sheltered and private small patio area in the evenings and for breakfast too.

We had a nice day out in Berwick & walked the city walls where there were plenty of places to have a seat & admire the sea views. Also visited Seahouses, Craster (for a visit to the smoke house & crab lunch at the pub opposite) and Eyemouth. The museum there is worth a visit as it tells the very sad tale of the 161 fishermen who perished in a terrible storm in the 19th century.

Newton Cottage is the perfect place to enjoy a quiet few days, some gorgeous countryside & plenty of history....several castles to visit. The local pub made us welcome. Real ales are served plus there is a pub grub menu. The steak was good.

Definitely one of the very best cottages we've stayed in.....and we're quite picky!

The owner, Katie seemed to have thought of everything.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Ros, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay at Newton Cottage. It sounds like you've had a great time exploring. We have passed your kind comments over to the owners who will be thrilled. I hope we can welcome you back in the future for more lemon drizzle! Best wishes, The Crabtree & Crabtree Team
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5

Very welcoming, cheeful, with everything you need. An excellent home away from home.

  • 5 of 5
Verified Stay

It was a great place to stay for a week. Very comfortable and spacious. Great pub down the road. Lots of places to visit in the area. We used it as a home during the Borders Walking Festival.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Bob, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay at Newton Cottage. I hope we can welcome you back in the future. Best wishes, The Crabtree & Crabtree Team
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Location

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Prices & Availability

Notes

  • In addition to any short breaks policy throughout the year, short breaks are allowed within 14 days of arrival.

    The following dates are available for short break bookings:
    11 Mar 2016 to 08 Jul 2016
    03 Sep 2016 to 21 Oct 2016
    29 Oct 2016 to 20 Dec 2016
    Short breaks allowed for dates within 14 days
  • Deposit: 20% of total rent
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Coldstream in Scotland

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom - bath with shower over, basin, heated towel rail, WC.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom - ground floor with 6’ superking bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • MP3 Dock
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Guest privacy This is a semi-detached cottage which sits on the Main Street in the small village of Leitholm. The patio area is tucked in a corner to the rear of the cottage offering guest privacy but it should be noted that this overlooks the large garden of the owner property which sits next door. While the owners are on-hand and would be pleased to assist guests with any aspect of their stay, they are absolutely respectful of guest privacy.

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