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Time for a Staycation in Northumberland & The Scottish Borders

Crabtree & Crabtree, the leading independent holiday rental company in the North East of England and the South of Scotland introduce their latest additions that include a selection of exquisite self-catering cottages, each chosen for its unique charm and exceptional quality.


Tide’s Watch, Beadnell 

(sleeps 6 | 3 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms)

A contemporary chic coastal retreat with sleek modern amenities in a calm and elegant colour palette, Tide’s Watch occupies an enviable plot overlooking the sweeping sands on the edge of the pretty fishing village of Beadnell.

With soul-stirring sea views to the front and a stylish decking area complete with fire-pit to the rear, this property embraces upscale seaside living.

BOOK IT: 7 nights at Tide’s Watch available through Crabtree & Crabtree starts from £1,410 (£33.57 per person, per night based on full occupancy).

Crookham Eastfield, Cornhill-on-Tweed

(sleeps 10 | 5 bedrooms | 4 bathrooms | 3 dogs)

An elegantly refurbished handsome country house on the England / Scotland border in reach of Northumberland’s AONB coast and its dramatic castles; many a pretty village synonymous with the Borders; and the mighty Tweed river.

For families, groups of friends and fishing parties, Crookham Eastfield offers a beautifully decorated and luxurious home away from home. Vibrant colours, designer fabrics and antique finds command the interior, whilst expansive country views and a glorious enclosed garden await beyond.

BOOK IT: 7 nights at Crookham Eastfield available through Crabtree & Crabtree from £1,985, 2 nights from £1,498. 20% launch discount on stays from now until 31st August 2024 (3 night minimum stay).

Cheswick House Gate Lodge, Cheswick 

(sleeps 4 | 2 bedrooms | 1 bathroom |1 dog)

A striking Gothic Revival gatehouse refurbished with modern comforts, Cheswick House Gate Lodge is set on a private estate just one mile away from Cheswick Sands, one of the most beautiful hidden beaches in Northumberland. 

As well attractive and bright accommodation, guests can enjoy the benefits of Cheswick House estate gardens which total 30 acres and include access to a tennis court and remarkable wildlife rich parklands.

BOOK IT: 7 nights at Cheswick House Gate Lodge available through Crabtree & Crabtree from £710 (£25.35 per person, per night based on full occupancy). 


The Old Manse, Kelso

(sleeps 12+2 | 6 bedrooms | 4 bathrooms | 2 dogs)

A spacious and inviting country home in the heart of the Scottish Borders, The Old Manse offers an ideal base for families and groups exploring all this stunning region has to offer. Prime Sir Walter Scott countryside encompasses the house – with its famed rolling hills, mighty river, historic ruins and breathtaking vistas.

Six charming bedrooms, four modern bathrooms and a plethora of entertaining spaces inside and out allow for guests to relax in comfort, whilst a lovely country kitchen complete with AGA, a roomy pantry and spacious bootroom offer exceptional functionality for country living.

BOOK IT: 7 nights at The Old Manse available through Crabtree & Crabtree from £2,030 (£24.16 per person, per night based on 12 sharing).  12% launch discount on stays between now and 27th September and between 11th October to 1st November 2024 (3 night minimum stay).

Honeysuckle Cottage, Peebles

(sleeps 4 | 2 bedrooms | 1 bathroom | 1 dog)

An idyllic cottage tucked away within the lush hills and woodland of the Upper Tweedale, Honeysuckle Cottage provides guests with a fairytale retreat. The pretty cottage boasts a soothing palette throughout with calm bedrooms, crisp interiors and a cosy woodburner.

Outside guests can enjoy the extensive views from the garden and venture beyond into the stunning grounds of the Kailzie Estate and Gardens, with its bounteous woodland trails, fishing lakes, elegant walled garden and its own courtyard café.

BOOK IT: 7 nights at Honeysuckle Cottage available through Crabtree & Crabtree from £760 (£27.15 per person, per night based on full occupancy. 

For more information or to book, visit www.crabtreeandcrabtree.com