Visitors' Book Comments

"Our first stay in the Old School House and what a delight it's been! A warm, cosy and comfy place to relax in one of our favourite parts of the country, and some great walks straight from the door. We have never before been anywhere so generously provisioned for self-caterers". September 2017

"Wonderful cottage. The wood burner made for nice cosy evenings. This was our first visit to Northumberland and it certainly didn't disappoint". August 2017

"Lovely cottage, great walks and fabulous scenery. We particularly enjoyed just sitting quietly and watching the wildlife in the garden!" April 2017

'What a beautiful cottage - knew we were going to love it just walking through the garden to the door! We've never stayed in such a well-appointed cottage' June 2016.

'Loved the cosy cottage; very well-equipped and comfortable. Stunning scenery, lovely walking and friendly locals. Would definitely come here again' April 2016.

"Superb: we looked forward to getting 'home' every evening" Oct 2015

"loved the log burner, starry skies and peaceful atmosphere" Oct 2015

"We had a wonderful stay in your delightful cottage. A beautiful setting, we absolutely loved our stay" Sept 2015

'The cosiest and best equipped cottage we have ever stayed in' July 2015

'Northumberland and the Borders have been a revelation and so much still to discover - highlights: the walk up the path to the kitchen door, big skies, vast empty spaces' July 2015

"Northumberland and the Borders have been a revelation. Highlights - the walk up the path to the kitchen door, vast empty spaces, big skies, Forest Drive" June 2015

"A lovely cosy house to come back to, really comfortable, clean and well stocked - great house, great walking, good pub food" May 2015

'Highlight was Kielder Observatory. We drove back over Forest Drive with an array of wildlife in our headlights. Lovely warm and comfortable cottage to return to' May 2015

" loved the peace and quiet, plenty of walks for the dogs, loved the cottage. We could live here" May 2015

'After coming for several years we have just realised pipistrelle bats roost in the roof of the log store. Just love all the various walks in the woods. Set off in any direction and there's a path' Sept 2014

"Even after two great weeks we're sad to be leaving. A fantastic visit we won't forget. Kielder water is a must see, especially on a still bright day and the view from the hills behind the cottage was breath-taking. Thank you." Nov. 2013"

"A lovely comfortable week in Old School House, lovely and warm and a very high standard" Oct 2013

"We have really enjoyed staying in this lovely cottage. The birds and red squirrels have been a joy to watch" June 2013

"A lovely toasty warm cottage to come home to after frosty winter hikes" Jan 2013

"A wonderful week walking and relaxing around this peaceful area. The cottage is a joy to return to - you just can't help falling in love with it".  May 5th 2012

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