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“Lovely cottage and location.”

Review of The Byre Cottage

The Byre Cottage
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39 reviews
The Byre Cottage
The Byre Cottage
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Bedroom 2
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Has underfloor heating, electric towel heaters and separate shower.
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
North Berwick, East Lothian, Scotland

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Ann H
Northallerton, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Lovely cottage and location.”
Reviewed 19 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

This sympathetically converted byre is a comfortable, compact yet spacious, holiday base. It was clean, well presented and in a beautiful area. It was very peaceful and quiet but not too remote. Pretty villages and lovely beaches just a few miles away. Convenient station for a trip to Edinburgh about half a mile away. Several nearby attractions and the very pleasant town of North Berwick .

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

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KTCheshir...
Chester, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Perfect”
Reviewed 3 November 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Wonderful cottage, lovely decor. Cosy & warm. Clean. Great kitchen facilities. Lovely location. Owners friendly. Would recommend & definitely return.

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Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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ZahraIman
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fabulous cottage in a beautiful location”
Reviewed 28 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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The Byre Cottage is so beautiful and located within easy access to the gorgeous beaches in North Berwick and the surrounding area. The train station is so close by with easy access to Edinburgh. We stayed for a week in August, the weather was beautiful and had the best holiday ever! The area around the cottage is so tranquil. The cottage amenities are great, very comfortable and it just felt like a home from home. The log fire was lovely! The owners were very helpful and were on hand if we needed anything. We would definitely recommend the Byre Cottage and would book to stay again as its great value for money. We fell in love with North Berwick - a truly gorgeous part of Scotland to visit.

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Dassy1
Kendal, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Comfortable, quiet self catering”
Reviewed 16 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

A lovely spot, very peaceful, with corn fields around and about. It was a very good base for visiting sites around The North Berwick area and further afield. The local train station just down the road makes a trip into Edinburgh a piece of cake without having to bother about the car. We used the wood burning stove once even though it was summer as it was not a warm week, this was perfect.

The property was very clean on our arrival.the directions given were spot on and initial access to the property was easy. The property was very spacious with plenty of room for clothes, coats and shoes and tplenty of cupboard space to put away our groceries.

Must sees: St Abbs head and nature reserve, and Ebbcars cafe down by the harbour for freshly caught fish, boat trip to Bass Rock and Tantallon and Dirleton Castle. We loved Seacliff Bay and Yellowcraig beaches.

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Liked best: The comfy beds and the lounge area
Liked least: The shower
Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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