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46 reviews
Aerial View
View of The Bothy and the private garden for guests.
Living room with patio doors to watch the birds feeding.
View of the Peel tower from the Bothy garden.
Living Room.
Treat yourself to a cosy night in.
Living Room.
Overall 1.5 acre's of private premises.
Fully Equipped Country Kitchen.
South facing private patio area.
Bedroom with super-king size bed.
Bedroom with super-king split into singles ( if requested ).
Bedroom with built in wardrobes and dressing table.
North View with plenty of private parking.
Bathroom which has a shower over the bath.
Nearby Hallington reservoir ( fishing from land or boat available on day pass).
Nearby Belsay Hall & Castle.
Nearby Hadrian's Wall. This section at Steel Rig has a nice walk along it although a bit up & down.
Nearby Hareshaw Linn at Bellingham.
One of the few locals !
Stargazing From Little Bavington.
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Little Bavington, Northumberland, England

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susieblue...
scotland
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Perfect dog friendly location and truly a home from home!”
Reviewed 6 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016

We had a great time at the bothy, the accommodation felt very homely and was very cosy. The Christmas tree was a fab addition at this time of year. A lovely place, with plenty of room. And had all the utilities you'd need,
The owners are next door but you'd never know with the layout and own garden area. Lots of information in the bothy too which was greatly appreciated.
A beautiful view from the kitchen and seating outside would be perfect in the summer months....or with a travel blanket in the winter!
Great for the dog too with the paddock for him to stretch his legs in the morning.
Lots to see and do near by. You have wonderful Corbridge, Wallington, fabulous walks like hadrians wall, pop to Simonsburn for cake and coffee and loads of supermarkets at Hexham.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
7 Jan 2017
We are so pleased you both enjoyed your stay and greatly appreciate your lovely review. We hope we see you both again ( plus Dillion the dog of course). Kindest regards, Keith and Christine
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Reviewed 5 December 2016 for a stay in November 2016

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Management Response
7 Dec 2016
We thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review and comments, they are much appreciated. We are also so pleased you found The Bothy "a home from home". We look forward to seeing you both again ( and the dogs ). Kindest Regards Keith & Christine.
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Reviewed 12 November 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
12 Nov 2016
Thank you for your kind and positive review. We hope we see you both again in the future. Kindest Regards Keith and Christine
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Annmchris...
Tranent, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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“Proper home from home”
Reviewed 23 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

The Bothy is a lovely little cottage, very cosy and comfortable. It feels more like home than a holiday rental. It's in a nice quiet country location and you can watch the birds at the feeders from the comfort of your armchair. We even seen a woodpecker. There was also a beautiful sunset on the first night of our visit. Didn't meet Christine, but we met Keith, who was very nice and helpful. I would definitely go back here.

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Liked best: The homely feel.
Liked least: Can't think of anything.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
People with pets
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Management Response
25 Oct 2016
We thank you for your lovely review and are so pleased The Bothy was a home from home for you. Hope to see you both again.
Kind regards
Keith and Christine
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debbielM7...
Fife, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Great accommodation in a lovely location”
Reviewed 17 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Myself, my 5 yr old son and our cocker spaniel had a lovely short break in this very well equipped and comfortable accommodation. The weather was awful but it gave us a good excuse to cosy up indoors. The bothy is lovely and the hosts were very welcoming and helpful. I would highly recommend this as a short break. The dog loved the holiday too and was made to feel welcome!

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Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
21 Oct 2016
We are so pleased you all enjoyed your stay and greatly appreciate your lovely review and recommendation.
Kind regards
Keith and Christine
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