Guest Blog

In conversation with the owner of Walltown Byre

In conversation with the owner of Walltown Byre

When Sabina Forwood inherited a 17th-century byre set in 700 acres of rolling Northumberland countryside complete with resident cows, her first thought was one we could all take inspiration from. “If you’re lucky enough to have something this special, I believe you should share it with others.” We spoke to Sabina to discover more about the newest addition to our portfolio, Walltown Byre.

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A 'travel expert but parenting novice' stays at South Lodge

A 'travel expert but parenting novice' stays at South Lodge

Self confessed 'travel expert but parenting novice' Gaby Le Breton tells us about her stay at one of our C&C Tots properties, the beautifully presented South Lodge, Twizell Estate in Northumberland. C&C Tots is a portfolio of holiday homes which are specifically equipped with the essentials that babies or toddlers need. With a supply of Babease in the larder, you're all set for an easy-peasy family friendly holiday with Crabtree & Crabtree!

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“Hunkering down in the Scottish Borders”

“Hunkering down in the Scottish Borders”

Late last year we were delighted to host blogger and copywriter Hattie West, accompanied by her husband and cute puppy, for a stay at one of our romantic boltholes, The Studio. Read about Hattie's autumnal weekend stay which was filled with "soul-lifting views" and "many a precious pillow hour"!

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Guest blog: Have a great day out at the Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival in Melrose

Guest blog: Have a great day out at the Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival in Melrose

Stars of stage, screen and literature will be in the Scottish Borders from the 15 to 18 June at the Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival in Melrose...

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Guest blog: Some trips deserve more than a selfie

Guest blog: Some trips deserve more than a selfie

At Crabtree & Crabtree we are delighted to offer the most beautiful properties as the backdrop to your family holiday, reunion, honeymoon or other momentous event. We asked Claire at Unscripted Photography to chat to us about the inspiration behind her holiday photography sessions.

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Guest blog: 'These Matters' Scottish Borders Vacation

Guest blog: 'These Matters' Scottish Borders Vacation

"Our slow mornings, watching squirrels and bunnies out of our windows, spending days with books and evening by the fireplace, visiting Edinburgh and castles around it, walking in the garden with Aveline, – that all was our Crailing Coach House experience with Crabtree & Crabtree."

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