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Edinburgh
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2015 via mobile

My Husband and I stayed here for 1 night recently. We were warmly welcomed into a beautiful country cottage and shown upstairs to our room, "Haven" The room itself is spacious and beautifully furnished and decorated with an ensuite wetroom. This room does not have a bath but instead a private hot tub on a balcony overlooking the garden and... More 

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SandraNorthumberland, Owner at Birdsong Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for you your wonderful feedback. Richard and I are delighted that you both enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again soon. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2015

my husband and myself stayed in the haven suite for a weekend, and it meet all our requirements and more. As already said by previous reviews, you could not meet any nicer hosts than Sandra and Richard. If pure relaxation is what you are looking for, in perfect location, comfortable bed, fantastic breakfast brought to your room, and a private... More 

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SandraNorthumberland, Owner at Birdsong Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Thanks very much for such a positive review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and really hope that you will stay wikth us again soon. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Me and my girlfirned stayed over in the Heavan for one night for her birthday, On our arrival we where greeted by the two most friendly people i have ever met Sandra and Richard , the feeling was more of staying at an old friends or family members house rather than at a B&B. Sandra showed us to our room... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

Just returned from a one night stay in the haven room at Birdsong Cottage and it really was a perfect romantic hideaway! I booked this for my boyfriends 40th and we literally couldn't fault it. From the moment we arrived we were greeted by Sandra and Richard who were so friendly and welcoming! The room was warm, cosy and they... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

Just returned this morning from birdsong cottage. Wow what can I say, we booked the haven room very last minute and we're greeted warmly by both Richard and Sandra on arrival. The room was beyond our expectations and the outdoor decking and hot tub were amazing! The room, bathroom were well equipped with everything you could possibly want or need... More 

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SandraNorthumberland, Owner at Birdsong Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Thank you very much for a great review. It's lovely to have such positive feedback. Richard and I are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you both soon. Best wishes Sandra More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Just returned from birdsong cottage and can't wait to return, after some slight confusion over our booking, due to an error on the previous owners part which was immediately rectified and we were quite literally welcomed with open arms. The stay was booked alongside a visit to the treehouse restaurant in alnwick which was fab as a relaxing break before... More 

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SandraNorthumberland, Owner at Birdsong Cottage B&B, responded to this review

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us as our first guests and really appreciate your review. Richard and I would like to you wish you both well and look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

Emailed 7th October to check booking on 31st October was still going ahead after reading about all the cancellations, received a reply later that day to say everything was " tickerty boo ". Another review was left regarding been cancelled last minute so I contacted again 23rd October to ask again if my booking was going ahead to be told... More 

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Recently returned from a brilliant stay at Birdsong Cottage, spent most of the time in the hot tub came out with really soft skin (they use a seaweed agent instead of nasty chemicals - very green!) we can also recommend the Packhorse Inn the food is really lush, the owners gave us a lift there & told us to give... More 

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harveyNorthumberland, Owner at Birdsong Cottage B&B, responded to this review

Amanda & Gary wish a fond farewell to all of our wonderful guests who have enjoyed Birdsong. We now introduce you to your new Hosts Sandra & Richard who will be looking after you from 14.10.14. One last thought... “I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.” More 

Bradford
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2014

I searched the Internet extensively for somewhere special to stay for me and my husband's 8th wedding anniversary this coming weekend. I found Birdsong and instantly wanted to stay here, however it is booked up most Saturdays for the rest of the year. The Treehouse restaurant is also booked up for this Saturday, so we booked the day off work... More 

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Blackburn
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2014

I booked on the 7 July 2014, as I was going to a wedding, I booked for the date 12 /10/2014 . On 17/09/2014 I got an email saying the booking was cancelled, I sent a reply asking for the reason for the cancellation and I got nothing. I then sent one saying I was away in america till the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Birdsong Cottage is an intimate retreat nestled in a quiet beauty spot conveniently off the A1. It is an ideal base for local exploration with, Craster, Holy Island, Bamburgh Castle, Alnwick Castle & Gardens & The Cheviots all being within easy reach. There are also good links to Newcastle & Edinburgh. Nearby facilities include Horse Riding, Golf, Fishing, Boat trips, Beautiful Beaches, even lessons in fly fishing! You are guaranteed a warm welcome & delicious breakfast, we believe in good old fashioned hospitality & spoiling our guests! We look forward to greeting you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Birdsong Cottage B&B

Address: Brownieside | Chathill, Brownieside, Alnwick NE67 5HW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Alnwick > Brownieside
Price Range: $140 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“Relax I the haven with the hot tub”
 of 5 bubbles towntocountry, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Haven has the hot tub.”
 of 5 bubbles Mejola, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Didn't have any road noise despite being less than 100 yards away from the A1. There is a fridge in the room which is always useful.”
  • Private hot tub
  • Wet room with waterfall shower and under floor heating
 of 5 bubbles RoyF1984, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“For the extra special touch choose the Haven room with private hot tub”
 of 5 bubbles Daveang1, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The 'Swallow's Rest' room is amazing!”
  • Amazing private bathroom
  • Swallow's Rest room
  • Swallow's Rest room
 of 5 bubbles 309adamw, 1 Aug 2015 | Read review
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