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Callaly Cottage Retreat

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Callaly | Near Whittingham, Alnwick NE66 4TA, England
Callaly Cottage Retreat
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful little gem in the heart of the countryside, with a genuinely lovely host. The breakfast is not to be missed! An extensive selection of holistic treatments including massage, and an extra deep bath ensure a truly relaxing break.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Was treated to a night here for my 30th birthday by my boyfriend and thoroughly enjoyed the stay. Northumberland is one of my favourite places and the view from our room was simply stunning. The room itself was spacious, well equipped and the bed was probably one of the most comfortable I've ever slept in. Bathroom was, again spacious and... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We came accross this by chance and my only regret is that our stay was so short! A warm welcome from Lyn, combined with the extremely comfy room equipped with everything you need, a big relaxing bath and just a general feeling of tranquility set us up for a good, challenging weekend on the hills. Of course fuelled by a... More 

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

If you like watching tv in the evening and if you like a pub nearby, don't stay here. If you like peaceful countryside, a great breakfast ( tip...start with the fruit salad), a good nights sleep in a comfortable bed and a lovely host, (Lyn you are special), who has thought of everything you might need, and if she hasn't... More 

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We came to the Cottage Retreat through a friends recommendation, for 3 nights and were delighted with the warm and personal welcome from Lyn, and her love of life,enthusiam, and generosity of spirit. We will remember our holiday in such a peaceful setting in a valley some distance from the main road, at one end of the village. The sheep... More 

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Hartlepool, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

My partner and myself stayed at Callaly Cottage for two nights and our stay will always be warmly remembered. As soon as we arrived it was almost as if time stood still and we could breath again. The cottage itself was immaculate and full of little reminders of home. The service was perfect in every way and provided intuitively by... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We had three nights here Great quiet rural base for exploring the Coast and villages Comfy beds warm welcome great breakfasts Lyn is quirky kind enthusiastic, generous and runs her home with enthusiasm and love. She has a lovely light therapy room and does a great massage and good range of treatments We hope to return again this year ......been... More 

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Callaly cottage retreat is heavenly. Lyn,as a hostess,is second to none and both my daughter and myself felt so welcome and relaxed during our, all too short,stay that we are both looking forward to staying again.I would also highly recommend having a Thai yoga massage from Lynn, as this was definitely the icing on the cake for ensuring I left... More 

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

What a find Callaly Cottage turned out to be! Excellent accommodation, fantastic location with stunning views. By far the nicest place I have stayed in a long time. Can't fault it at all. The owner, Lyn is a vey welcoming generous lady and cannot do enough for you. Lots of lovely little touches including vast assortment of fruit teas, coffee's... More 

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Witham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Frances and Richard C Every part of Callaly Cottage exudes calm, peace and friendliness;;from the very fabric of the building,, the sparrows in the clematis and the swallows by the door to hosts Lyn and Callum,who could not have been more hospitable.. Lyn has an energy and enthusiasm for making her guests feel welcome and comfortable that is truly awesome.... More 

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