If you are a last-minute romantic and are yet to plan your Valentine’s Day, the experts at Crabtree & Crabtree have it covered. Whisk your loved one away for a weekend at any one of their romantic boltholes across Northumberland and the Scottish Borders. Choose beautiful secluded beaches over crowded restaurants; a bespoke wine delivery over hours spent waiting at the bar and get away from it all on a weekend escape to the country. Be it a private chef, spa therapist, local guide or a fully qualified nanny to whisk the little ones away, Crabtree & Crabtree think of everything.
Barley Hill Cottage| Cornhill-on-Tweed, Northumberland | Sleeps 4
With breath-taking views over the rolling farmland of the Bowmont Valley to the neighbouring hills of the Northumberland National Park, this quintessential rural retreat is without WI-FI which is perfect for couples looking to truly log off.
Curlew Cottage| Bamburgh, Northumberland | Sleeps 2 + 2
Only a few minutes walk from the beach, this newly launched cottage is a calming oasis basking in the shadow of Bamburgh Castle, supposedly the most handsome castle in all of England.
Pennine Way Cottage| Kirk Yetholm, Scottish Borders | Sleeps 2
Sitting in an area of outstanding natural beauty, wander hand in hand across the heathery hillsides and soak up glorious skies and spectacular sunrises, retreating to your hillside haven of an evening.
The Boat House| Middleton Hall, Bedford, Northumberland | Sleeps 2
The ultimate private waterside retreat, complete with a rowing boat. There is no better spot for a romantic adventure, complete with a pair of oars, picnic and the finest wine.
Whitesand Shiel| Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland | Sleeps 2
Named as one of The Sunday Times top 20 cottages, Whitesand Shiel sits in a magical spot on the banks of the River Tweed. This quirky retreat is ideal for wildlife lovers – keep your eyes peeled for seals, otters and an extraordinary array of birdlife.