Self Catering Holiday Cottage, near St Abbs and Coldingham, Scottish Borders
Welcome to Fast Castle Cottage, quality self catering, pet friendly self catering accommodation, in a stunning coastal location above the East Berwickshire cliffs in the beautiful Scottish Borders.
Fast Castle self catering holiday cottage sits at one end of a recently renovated old farm workers terrace of stone cottages, on a working sheep farm. Fantastic walks from the cottage door to Fast Castle and the superb coastline including the East Berwickshire Coastal Path and Smugglers Trail. Along the coast is one of the premier seabird nesting and SCUBA diving sites in Europe at St Abbs Head, with historic Coldingham nearby and fantastic beaches on your doorstep. The Borders Cycle Route passes by the farm entrance.
The cottage sleeps 4, with one double and one twin room. It is well appointed to cater for your every need in all seasons. A wood burning stove will keep you warm in the winter months, and a lovely south facing sunny enclosed garden for BBQ’s in the summer after a busy day at the beach. In the Spring the cliffs below Fast Castle are festooned with nesting seabirds, so close you can almost touch them and during the Autumn, Grey Seals abound the beaches along the farms coastline for pupping season.
A visit to Fast Castle Cottage at any time of year will not disappoint what ever your itinerary, be it full of activities or just relaxing in the peace and quiet. Supremely located for an array of activities from Walking, Bird and Wildlife Watching, Surfing, cycling and SCUBA diving all on your doorstep. Within easy reach are numerous historic houses, towns and villages, golf courses and family attractions, with Edinburgh less than an hours drive away.