Self Catering

Benfield Cottage

Traditional, pet friendly cottage for two in the heart of the conservation village of Morebattle, on the edge of the Cheviots. Free WiFi and Welcome Basket, all linen and towels are included in the tariff AND short breaks are welcome year round.

Benfield, Morebattle, TD5 8QG

Benfield Cottage is full of charm and character. It has a beamed ceiling and spiral staircase to the first floor. You can leave your boots in the newly built porch and step up to the lounge/dining room. There is a wall mounted flat screen tv and DVD player for your entertainment and free WiFi. The seperate kitchen is fully equipped for two people and has a full oven and hob, washing machine, microwave and fridge with ice box.

Outside there is a small courtyard garden which is a real suntrap in the warmer months. BBQ and garden furniture is provided.

The airy bedroom is reached via the spiral staircase and has a king-size bed. Here you will find another tv and radio and tea making facilities. The large, stylish bathroom has designer radiators and full bath with shower, illuminated mirror with razor point and all towels. The fact that Benfield has modern double-glazing and insulation with central heating means that a visit in the Winter can be good too!

Morebattle village has a great pub which serves good meals (about one/two minutes walk), an award winning butcher's shop (four doors away) and a useful village store (two doors away). Kelso is only six miles away and has a full range of shops, banks, doctors, vets. etc.

This is a wonderful location for a holiday as it is set in magnificent scenery, close to the Northumberland National Park. St. Cuthbert's Way footpath passes through the village as does Scotland's National Trail. The Border Abbeys are all nearby and it is only half an hour to the glorious beaches of Berwick and Northumberland, Holy Island, while Edinburgh will take only I hour to reach. Take a trip to Abbotsford the house of Sir Walter Scott or to Floors Caslte in Kelso. Maps and walking routes are provided. Off road parking is available in froint of the cottage.

One dog is welcome at no charge. Come and enjoy this little part of the English/Scottish Borders now with a stay in what was (originally) a WELSH village!