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Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This was a spur of the moment holiday in early August in our new wee camper. Oban or Northumberland was the choice until we saw the weather forecast for Oban. South it was. On the way south we phoned the campsite owner who found a pitch for us despite not having booked. In the end we stayed two nights. We...

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Bertieboo01, Manager at Border Forest Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and that your first experience in your new camper was a success. Hope we see you both again soon:)

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We were only here the one night but it was a nice place, sadly nothing much to do in the area and no real available walking routs to easily pick up. We were just in a big field with was quite quiet given the time of year it was. Toilets were outdoor ones and weren't too bad.

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Bertieboo01, Owner at Border Forest Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, there have been a few changes since your visit last year,we no longer accept tents other than back packers or Pennine Way walkers and Duke of Edinburgh groups, the toilets are now enclosed with further upgrades imminent. I was rather surprised about your comments regarding the walks maps are available on request as there are...

Cramlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Had a two night stay in two pods, one bigger then the other but ideal for us. Heaters and lighting included. Site is good, the toilets and kitchen facility's were a 10 second walk away from us. Also the owners are lovely too. Would 100% recommend! Ideal for quiet surroundings, long walks and lovely people. Will be back in the...

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Bertieboo01, Manager at Border Forest Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay :)

Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

A perfect little campsite with excellent facilities and the most friendly owners! There are walks into the forest right on your doorstep and a sweet little stream onsite which the dog loved. Only stayed for one night but felt very rested after a long day walking in Kielder. Hope to return soon for a longer stay.

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Bertieboo01, Manager at Border Forest Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review and so gald you all enjoyed your time here :)

Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a fantastic location with great walks nearby. However the accommodation is basic for the price you pay compared to other lodges I've stayed in. When we arrived the windows had been left open and the rooms were full of mosquitos, both of us have come away covered in mosquito bites we got during the night. The lodges are...

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Bertieboo01, Manager at Border Forest Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your review We take great pride in our lodges as you can see from other reviews and your experience is certainly not the standard we expect for our guests. All our lodges are self catering but we do happily provide dishwasher tablets, bin liners,toilet rolls, oven gloves, t.towel and washing up liquid. A small jug of fresh...

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We actually visited this site a fair while ago but was just looking through some old pics and found some taken while there and thought I'd add add a review for them as I've only recently come across Trip Advisor! We visited as a couple (i.e. no kids / grandkids with us) and found it a fantastically relaxed get away....

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Bertieboo01, Manager at Border Forest Holiday Park, responded to this review

Wow thanks for this review and we hope to see you again :)

Grantham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Just spent seven nights at this lovely site , what a delight great site, perfect for walking in the forest , direct access from campsite , very friendly and helpful owners of site , can't way to go back again loads to see and do in the area, only 18 miles from Jedburgh in Scotland Graham Sandra Beck

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Bertieboo01, Manager at Border Forest Holiday Park, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review :)

Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2016

What a beautiful and relaxing stay we have just had in the little Owl Lodge. This park is just so peaceful and relaxing and The Little Owl lodge is absolutely delightful. On our arrival we found the lodge to be welcoming, very clean and full of little extras like milk ready for a cup of coffee. The hot tub is...

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Bertieboo01, Manager at Border Forest Holiday Park, responded to this review

So glad you all enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you all back again:)

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a weekend here 11-14 March 16 in the Goshawk lodge. After a stressful few weeks at work this place was just the tonic. Arriving a little later than planned we were promptly attended to after calling the owners via the intercom. Shown to the lodge personally, the chap was very friendly and attentive, pointing out useful things...

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Thank you for your review and that we were the 'tonic' you needed to 'de-stress' :)

Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

We came last weekend for three nights, We stayed at the Goshawk lodge. The lodge was clean and well equipped with everything you could possibly need including a slow cooker which was great after being out all day walking the dogs. The owners really do think of everything. Milk, teabags , bin bags and even dishwasher tablets are supplied which...

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Bertieboo01, Owner at Border Forest Holiday Park, responded to this review

Hello and thanks so much for your review,we hope to see you again very soon :)

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
9 Out of 10 dogs prefer to bring their owners to Border Forest Holiday Park.We are situated on the Pennine Way with direct access onto the mighty Kielder Forest and in the very centre of the 'Dark Skies' gold award area.There are miles and miles of walks and cycle tracks and fantastic opportunities to see wildlife in its natural habitat. You do not have to have a four legged friend to enjoy the peace and tranquility here. The park has 2 bedroom and 3 bedroom Lodges with hot tubs, two 'Bijou' type cottages each sleeping 2 and at the lower end of our park, Electric hookups and hard standings for tourers and motor homes. There is a campers kitchen and toilets and the showers blocks at the top of the park are included in our tariffs.Please note we are a Quiet family run park with no Bar,Restaurant or shop.Please note we no longer accept tents. ... more   less 

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Address: Cottonshopeburnfoot, Otterburn NE19 1TF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Otterburn
Price Range: ₹ 1,454 - ₹ 9,748 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Lodges on the waterfront at Loch Lomond are of a much higher standard”
 of 5 bubbles Frankenstein, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It was a campsite for goodness sake!”
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“It looks like they've got some new lodges and pods since our visit but the cottage was very comfortable and well equipped”
 of 5 bubbles E7540IWdarrenb, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Little owl for couples and dogs”
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