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We launch C&C Tots

We launch C&C Tots

We proudly present C&C Tots, a handpicked portfolio of baby-friendly properties stacked with all the essentials and local insider tips for a stress-free UK staycation.

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In the know: secret pleasures and places, selected by our cottage owners

In the know: secret pleasures and places, selected by our cottage owners

With insider knowledge of Northumberland, the Scottish Borders and East Lothian, we asked a handful of our cottage owners to divulge their secret pleasures and places in our local area. From Instagramable independent cafés to Northumberland's Dark Skies and perfect viewpoints, read on to discover their go-to ideas for your next stay with us.

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Botanical inspiration

Botanical inspiration

In homage to horticultural design we showcase the diversity of the gardens at our handpicked holiday homes and cottages. From wildflower meadows and winding woodland walks to structured planting and pretty bunting-clad summerhouses, your wildest garden dreams become reality during a stay with us. Whatever your summer style, find your botanical inspiration from our selected highlights.

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Spring has sprung

Spring has sprung

As we spend time foraging for wild garlic along the banks of the Tweed, new-born lambs frolic on unsteady legs and the daylight stretches a touch longer into the evenings, the signs are clear – the winter months are over, and spring has most definitely sprung. With the arrival of the season of new beginnings, we’re certain you’ll find yourself inspired by a selection of our holiday homes and cottages with secret (and not-so-secret!) past lives.

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Our top tips for Burns Night

Our top tips for Burns Night

We thought we’d gather our personal top tips and favourite facts to help you host your perfect Burns Supper. Whether you’re having a relaxed night in with haggis and a few friends or heading to a black tie ball, you’re sure to have a wonderful time.

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Make magical memories this half term

Make magical memories this half term

Family holidays are a chance for your tots to delve into a world of fantasy and adventure and with an abundance of unique and exciting activities on offer, Northumberland, the Scottish Borders and East Lothian are perfectly placed to make your family getaway truly magical. With half term just around the corner, we’ve pulled together a few of the most unforgettable family experiences alongside exquisite family friendly properties, which combined are sure to evoke fun-filled memories for years to come.

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