Welcome to our Blog

Here you can enjoy a selection of articles about our cottages, the local area, things to do and relevant news.

06/02/2018

Special Valentine’s Weekend Breaks

 Come and enjoy romantic walks on the banks of the River Tweed, then come back to one of our cosy cottages, and curl up in front […]
09/09/2017

Not a sight you see every day….

Our neighbour Susan was quick to react with her camera, whilst cycling along the river bank at West Ord, a bemused swan watching a young deer […]
14/03/2016

Spring is in the air!

Spring has sprung at West Ord and the weather has started to improve. Lambing is under way, so why not come along and see what happens […]
04/08/2015

Late summer "sizzler" offers

  Come and stay at West Ord later this month, we can still offer Till and Tweed Cottages for the week starting 15th August. Lots to […]
13/07/2015

See the Tweed when you stay at West Ord….

When you come to stay at West Ord take a trip on the Tweed from Paxton House where you will find these great sight seeing boats, […]
13/06/2015

Escapee… bees..

Our guests at West Ord Cottages, were amazed to find that a hive of Chainbridge Honey Farm bees had made their escape from the hives that […]
08/06/2015

Last minute breaks at West Ord….

We have three special short breaks to offer at West Ord Cottages within the last week of June and first week of July, take a look at Till and […]
18/05/2015

Whit week holiday….small amount of availabilty still at West Ord

We can still offer Till Cottage for the full week next week (23rd May-30th May), and Geary Shiel down on the riverside for up to six […]
18/05/2015

New look for Geary Shiel bedroom

We have up dated the colour scheme and soft furnishings in Geary Shiel for this season…the view from the bedroom window of the River Tweed however,is […]
25/09/2014

Music Festival special breaks

      Fantastic opportunity to spend a few days in our beautiful area and enjoy the delights of Northumberland Music Festival 14th November – 30th November, […]
06/09/2014

Last minute deal for this week!!

Owing to a last minute cancellation…we currently can offer Geary Shiel for this week 6th-13th September at a greatly reduced rental of £300.00……it is not possible […]
29/08/2014

Berwick Upon Tweed Film and Media Arts Festival September

Berwick will be staging it’s annual Film and Media Arts Festival called “Border Crossing” from 17th -21st September. The festival is in it’s 10th year and […]
08/08/2014

Best view in the house!

Had to add this one to the wedding album….dogs taking in the view from the marquee during BBQ the next day!!
30/07/2014

Wedding bells at West Ord

I know that there has been a shortage of chat on the West Ord blog of late, but there was quite a lot of work going […]
15/04/2014

Wild Life notes

Notes kindly provided by Malcolm Hutcheson, who will be leading some walks with Berwick wildlife group during the summer, check out the dates on their web […]