Families

Our Christmas Charity

Our Christmas Charity

Christmas is a time for love, a time for giving and a time for sharing. Each year, at Crabtree & Crabtree, we support a charity to help a good cause locally. This year, we’re delighted to share a portion of our commission with Feeding Families, a super organisation based in the North East that provides families struggling to make ends meet with hampers of basic food stuffs as well as a Christmas dinner on the 25th December.

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The cosy club

The cosy club

From Hansel and Gretel-like hideaways and cheery cottages to fire-warmed cabins, many of our holiday homes come into their own during winter. So, this month we bring you our pick of the cosiest and most enchanting cottages for the season. Complete with roaring fires, deep bathtubs, snug sitting rooms and AGAs there’s plenty to find comfort and joy in.

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Fall for autumn: our pick of the best seasonal events

Fall for autumn: our pick of the best seasonal events

If you’re planning a seasonal or October half term getaway in our glorious corner of the world, we've gathered a whole host of exciting events to delight and entertain the family. And, if you’re looking for a more grown-up retreat, we’ve pulled together a selection of fantastic seasonal events to suit the more discerning mind. Whether you fancy taking in some culture or sniffing out some of the best local cheese, we’ve got you covered.

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Fantastic fishing holidays with Crabtree & Crabtree

Fantastic fishing holidays with Crabtree & Crabtree

As we settle into autumn, this is the perfect time to dig out rods and waders and plan a fantastic fishing holiday. With more than 25 properties perched right on the banks of the Tweed, North Tyne, Teviot and Till, we have an ever-growing collection that not only offers great fishing but has plenty to keep the rest of the family entertained.

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A magnificent May half term

A magnificent May half term

If you’re spending May half term in our neck of the woods, it’s likely you’ll be on the lookout for the best ways to keep you and your brood entertained for the week and over the bonus Queen’s Jubilee Bank Holiday Weekend. Luckily, we’ve got a few ideas up our sleeve… from fairy walks and puffin festivals to paddle boarding down the river Tweed, there's something for everyone!

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A dozen of the best family properties for Easter

A dozen of the best family properties for Easter

Whatever is on your Easter wish-list, our portfolio of charming cottages, fantastical follies, tiny homes and spectacular castles offer something for families and couples alike. With kitchens perfect for long Easter Sunday lunches and gardens seemingly designed for intricate Easter egg hunts, egg and spoon races and outdoor fun, they are the perfect base for a fun-filled Easter staycation or a long bank holiday weekend escape.

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