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Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Having read so many excellent reviews we weren't disappointed. Sandra and Richard are excellent hosts and they attended to every detail, from Buck's Fizz in the fridge to sweets in a small jar, small bottles of milk, hairdryer and straighteners and the list goes on. The bed was incredibly comfortable, the shower room bright and and modern and then hot...

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

Thank you for posting such a great review. Richard and I are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hopefully next time you can enjoy the stars on a clear night, they are quite something. Look forward to seeing you both again soon.

Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

From the private outdoor hot tub to breakfast butties in bed, complimentary chocolates to bathrobes and slippers, remote control mood lighting to smart TV, these are the touches that set the Haven room apart from other rooms in other B&Bs. The welcome was warm and the facilities faultless. It might not be cheap but it was the cheapest we found,...

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

Thank you for posting such a great review. We are always delighted when our guests enjoy all that our rooms have to offer and really appreciate when you recommend us. Richard and I look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 22 November 2015

Myself and my husband stayed for two nights in the 'Haven' room. As soon as we arrived we were greeted warmly, Richard even stood outside in the rain to welcome us as we had a little difficulty finding the cottage. Sandra showed us to our room and was really lovely, recommending places to eat/visit. The room was amazing! Immaculate and...

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

Thank you so much for posting such a great review. Richard and I are always delighted when our guests enjoy their stay with us. We really appreciate your comments and look forward to seeing you both again soon.

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Myself and my boyfriend spent one night in the Haven Room in early October and I have not stopped raving about it since. From the moment of booking everything was handled impeccably by Sandra and Richard and every need was attended to to ensure we had the best possible stay. Upon arrival we were greeted warmly and shown to our...

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

Thanks very much for posting such a great review. We really appreciate it. We do our best to make sure that our guests have a chilled out and memorable stay. We hope to see you again soon.

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful visit here with my partner. The rooms were comfortable and well decorated and the owners were a delight. The breakfast was amazing, I can only wish to wake up to those sandwiches again! Will return and will definitely recommend. Thank you for a wonderful stay. Phillip & Ruth

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

Thank you for posting such a great review. We're delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and our breakfasts. We hope to see you both again soon.

Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Me and my partner stayed in the Haven room for 3 nights in October and we had a lovely time. It's really easy to get to (just off the a1) and there are loads of places to visit and nice places to eat. Our room had a private hot tub which we used every evening and it was pure bliss....

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

Thanks so much for you fantastic review and we hope to see you both again soon. Just wish you had asked because there is a black out blind just above the day blind. So sorry

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We stayed here for 4 nights when attending a wedding in Alnwick and it was lovely. We arrived really late (past 1am!) and Sandra waited up for us, with a smile - which was definitely above and beyond! The room was lovely, plenty of space to store everything and lots of little touches like the homemade shortbreads that magically reappeared...

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

Thank you so much for your great review, we're really glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and really look forward to seeing you again soon. Just to let you know and for info for our future guests,towels are changed every day and bedding is changed on the third day.Our policy is to respect our guests' privacy and if...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2015

We visited Birdsong Cottage for 5 nights in August and due to availability stayed in both The Haven and Swallows Rest. Both rooms proved to be very comfortable with many extra touches which make this an extra special and memorable place to stay. The Haven is the show stopper with its hot tub and balcony overlooking a beautiful garden. Swallows...

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

It was a pleasure to welcome you to our home and we are delighted that you had such a comfortable stay in both of our rooms. We really hope that you come back soon, (You haven't seen all the Castles yet :-))

South Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

We visited Birdsong cottage on 29th August 2015 and it couldn't have been more perfect.. We chose this place as we wanted an outdoor private hot tub to relax in and we're not disappointed ! The owners have thought of lots of little touches to make your stay very enjoyable from mood lighting for the hot tub to breakfast in...

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

Thanks very much for such a great review. We are always delighted when our guest enjoy their stay. Great that you got to see the stars, the sky is amazing. We hope to see you both again soon.

Wragby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2015

This tucked away little gem is a real find. The proprietors were lovely and very welcoming. I stayed in the Haven, having a roof terrace which was bathed in the evening sun and home to the hot tub. In the morning you can watch the sun rise over the North Sea. The room was clean and the homegrown sweet peas...

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Thank you so much for the great review and your recommendation. Richard and I are always delighted when our guest enjoy their stay with us and we look forward to seeing you both again soon.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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
Number of rooms: 2
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“Choose the Haven room with a private hot tub on the balcony”
458beccied, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Relax I the haven with the hot tub”
towntocountry, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Haven has the hot tub.”
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
RoyF1984, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“For the extra special touch choose the Haven room with private hot tub”
Daveang1, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
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