A waterside view at sunset in Berwick-upon-Tweed. The stone buttresses of anold bridge lead towards the far bank lined with old 3-storey houses. Berwick-upon-Tweed Holiday Cottages

Find My Favourite Holiday Cottages in Berwick-upon-Tweed

Holiday cottages in Berwick-upon-Tweed are a stone’s throw from four sandy beaches, riverside walks and a historic town centre. Berwick-upon-Tweed is England’s northernmost town, occupying a dramatic position on the rugged east coast, overlooking the mouth of the River Tweed. With Anglo-Saxon origins, this welcoming market town is a comfortable base for exploring Northumberland and beyond.

Famous for its split identity between England and Scotland, Berwick-upon-Tweed has a unique and fiercely independent character, magnificent architecture, and a tumultuous history to discover. Within walking distance of holiday cottages in Berwick-upon-Tweed, you will find superb architecture, including the medieval town walls and some of the finest remains of their type in the country. There is a graceful Georgian town hall with Elizabethan ramparts and Britain’s earliest Barracks buildings, built by Nicholas Hawksmoor in the 18th century.

 

Exterior of a stone-built single storey cottage with a slate roof overlooking an empty cobbled street.
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Discover Your Coastal Haven on the Scottish Borders

Embrace the tranquillity of coastal living in the Scottish Borders at 15 Bogan, an idyllic two-bedroom end-terrace Coldingham holiday cottage. Nestled in the charming Berwickshire village of Coldingham, this delightful coastal holiday home provides the perfect retreat for couples or a family of four and a furry friend or two.

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The Old Farmhouse is a luxury, family-friendly cottage set on a working farm in Lowick south of Berwick-upon-Tweed for a family of up to seven to enjoy a lovely and relaxing holiday in the Northumberland countryside within easy reach of the coast and Hadrian’s Wall. Sleeps 7.

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A holiday bungalow with a flowerbeds and a lawn surrounded by open fields.
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Barmoor Ridge makes any self-catering holiday in the North East of England a comfortable one – a rural cottage situated between the villages of Lowick and Ford in Northumberland, with under-floor heating in the bathroom and open fire in the sitting room, whilst affording gorgeous views of the Cheviots and the sea.

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Other landmarks to look out for in Berwick-upon-Tweed include the remains of Berwick Castle and Union Bridge, the world’s oldest surviving suspension bridge, located five miles upstream from the town. Dewar’s Lane Granary, the Royal Border Bridge and St Andrews Church are all must-sees for visitors who want to delve into the town’s heritage. Berwick-upon-Tweed has annual festivals celebrating film, literature, music and food, and the Maltings Theatre and Cinema offers a varied programme throughout the year.

There’s plenty for kids to enjoy in holiday cottages in the Berwick-upon-Tweed area, including a splash park, swimming pool, and creative pottery centre. The town is renowned for its art galleries, including The Granary Gallery, Gymnasium Gallery and Watchtower Gallery. Artist L.S Lowry was a regular visitor, and his footsteps can be followed on the Lowry Trail. Just 45 minutes away by train, Edinburgh is home to some of Scotland’s most spectacular architecture. To the south, the Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is known for its unspoiled beaches and fishing villages.