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Honeymug Cottage, Branton

Honeymug Cottage, Branton

Ref: 10512

Sleeps: 6 (3 Bedrooms)

Rates: £630-£1250 per week. Short breaks from £435.

A wonderful, stone-built luxury cottage in the peaceful hamlet of Branton. With stunning countryside on your doorstep and a range of leisure facilities on site, Honeymug has something for everyone.

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A delightful hamper of locally sourced produce and Honeymug's tasteful and stylish interior will give you just the welcome you need at your journey's end. Perfect for families, small groups and couples, you will enjoy total relaxation in Honeymug.

Situated in the heart of Northumberland, with the Cheviot Hills on your doorstep and just a short drive from the most spectacular coastline and glorious sandy beaches, you will be truly spoilt for choice when deciding how to spend your days.

Honeymug is arranged in an upside down fashion - giving light and spacious living accomodation upstairs which is just perfect for relaxing after a busy day and a lovely family meal. The lounge area, with its characterful wooden beams, log burning stove and comfy seating is perfect for a cosy evening of quiet relaxation or family fun. There is a bookcase brimming with books, a large flat-screen TV, a DVD player, iPod dock, CD/radio and a selection of games and magazines.

The dining kitchen contains plenty of space for a family of six to eat around a lovely, wooden table. All the equipment you might need is on hand to help make your stay as comfortable and convenient as possible. There is a washer/dryer, dishwasher and fridge-freezer as well as a kettle, toaster and microwave and a wide selection of cooking equipment and utensils. You will also find a supply of tea, coffee and milk to welcome you at your journey's end.

Downstairs the master bedroom includes a king-size bed and en-suite shower and WC. There are two further twin rooms and a family bathroom that has a shower over bath. You will find lots of storage space too to help keep your things tidy and give that real 'home from home' feel. A travel cot (with a selection of bedding) and high chair are also available in the cottage, should you require them.

We are certain that a stay in Honeymug will be a breathtaking experience in itself...but the icing on the cake will come in the form of the on-site leisure facilities, provided by Breamish Valley Cottages and fully available to Honeymug guests. You will find a good-sized heated swimming pool, state-of-the-art gym, sauna, steam room and spa-pool which are all available for you to use from early morning until late evening. Our words alone can't possibly do these facilities justice so do take a good look at the photos above!

If that's not enough for you - you will also find an all weather tennis court, mini-golf, croquet lawn and a stunning lake to take a stroll around and perhaps do a spot of bird watching from the hide.

If you're bringing children they will absolutely love the games room - where little ones and adults alike can enjoy a game of pool, table-tennis, air hockey, table football or just chill out on the big sofas and watch TV.

There is also a wooden adventure playground, trampoline, small football pitch, a play house and a selection of ride-on toys.

We're sure you will agree that a stay in Honeymug has something for absolutely everyone!

The heating in Honeymug is by means of oil-fired central heating, the cost of which, as well as the leisure facilities and the provision of linen and towels, is included in the price.

The owners of Honeymug are delighted to be able welcome well behaved dogs with responsible owners. There is a stair gate available in the cottage for your convenience as well as a box of dog towels if you need them. We'd ask that you bring your own throws/blankets if you would like to have your four-legged friends on the sofa for cuddles! Please note that dogs must be taken out of the courtyard and exercised off the Breamish Valley Cottages site, this is at the request of the site owners.

Honeymug can be booked alongside its sister cottage, Pottery Cottage (sleeps 4), which is located in the same courtyard - perfect for larger family groups (up to 10 people) to be able to holiday together.

Local Area

Set in the tranquil hamlet of Branton, Honeymug offers so much to do on site that it would be easy to forget that you are situated in the middle of some of the most stunning countryside imaginable.

Honeymug is in a great location to experience the very best that Northumberland has to offer. With the National Park, encompassing the Cheviot Hills, so near-by, you will never be short of a walking or cycling trail.

You are also less than a 30 minute drive from the Northumberland Coast and its designated area of outstanding natural beauty. It certainly won't take you long to realise why it's classified as such when you see some of the magnificent sandy beaches and the beautiful coastal towns and villages.

The town of Alnwick is also just a 15 minute drive away and its fabulous castle and gardens are certainly a 'must see'!

Getting Here



The table below displays our rates for weekly bookings and short breaks (2-6 nights). If you have a query about the rental rate for a particular period or if you are looking for a price for a bespoke break that, for example, is for more than seven nights or have any other questions regarding making a booking with us...please use the enquiry form below to submit your question, providing as much detail as you can and we will can back to you as soon as possible.

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Rental rates are for the entire property.

From To Weekly Two Nights Three Nights Four Nights Five Nights Six Nights Full Week Only (Fri to Fri) Minimum Stay
31 Oct 22 15 Dec 22 £595 £420 £480 £525 £570 3 Nights
15 Dec 22 05 Jan 23 £1085 £630 £760 £875 £990 3 Nights
05 Jan 23 09 Feb 23 £630 £435 £500 £550 £600 3 Nights
09 Feb 23 27 Feb 23 £840 £525 £620 £700 £780 3 Nights
27 Feb 23 16 Mar 23 £630 £435 £500 £550 £600 3 Nights
16 Mar 23 30 Mar 23 £735 £480 £560 £625 £690 3 Nights
30 Mar 23 17 Apr 23 £945 £570 £680 £775 £870 3 Nights
17 Apr 23 04 May 23 £735 £480 £560 £625 £690 3 Nights
04 May 23 26 May 23 £805 £510 £600 £675 £750 3 Nights
26 May 23 02 Jun 23 - £1250 7 Nights
02 Jun 23 15 Jun 23 £840 £525 £620 £700 £780 3 Nights
15 Jun 23 29 Jun 23 £910 £555 £660 £750 £840 3 Nights
29 Jun 23 21 Jul 23 £980 £585 £700 £800 £900 3 Nights
21 Jul 23 01 Sep 23 - £1250 7 Nights
01 Sep 23 18 Sep 23 £875 £540 £640 £725 £810 3 Nights
18 Sep 23 02 Oct 23 £805 £540 £600 £675 £750 3 Nights
02 Oct 23 12 Oct 23 £735 £480 £560 £625 £690 3 Nights
12 Oct 23 06 Nov 23 £945 £570 £680 £775 £870 3 Nights
06 Nov 23 14 Dec 23 £630 £435 £500 £550 £600 3 Nights
14 Dec 23 08 Jan 24 £1120 £900 £1020 5 Nights

All bookings made more than six weeks in advance of your stay will require a deposit payment of 25% of the rental cost, plus a small 5% booking fee, with balance being due six weeks prior to your stay. All bookings made within six weeks of your stay will require payment to be made in full at the time of booking.


Change over day: Flexible, Negotiable




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Travellers' Choice Award

We are delighted that Honeymug Cottage has received a Travellers' Choice from Trip Advisor for 2020.