House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome

Sandpiper Cottage provides an ideal base for a small family (of 4) or a couple and friends looking for a cosy and comfortable base close to the stunning Northumberland National Park, (Europe's Dark Skies Award), the Cheviot Hills, Alnwick Castle and gardens as well as the beautiful,Cragside House and gardens run by the National Trust.

With two bedrooms, a double with exposed beams, a low window and 'Velux' window, wardrobe, bedside tables and lamps plus a twin bedroom, family bathroom with electric shower over bath and an open plan lounge, modern kitchen and dining area with table and seating for 4. Sandpiper Cottage has tasteful oak furniture throughout, leather sofas and modern kitchen facilities. It is centrally heated with a combi-style boiler for unlimited hot water.

Outside, there is a shared courtyard for guests' off-road parking and access to a large, lawned area and nearby stream ideal for a pic-nic, a private tennis court for guests to use,as well as children's play area.

This fascinating historic site is located on the edge of Northumberland National Park, near the popular village of Rothbury with its shops, boutiques, pubs and restaurants and is surrounded by stunning scenery. This cottage is ideal for countryside lovers, walkers and cyclists and those who wish to explore rural Northumberland and remain within easy reach of the stunning Northumberland coastline. Cragside Hall is a must visit too in the village of Rothbury!

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Alnmouth 30 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 9.5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Newcastle Airport, Nearest railway: Alnmouth
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared garden
Access Parking

The Northumberland region

Rothbury

Netherton is s small Hamlet about a 15 minute drive from the popular, large village of Rothbury in the heart of Northumberland. The villages and towns of Rothbury, Alnwick and Morpeth (and Newcastle about 50 minutes away) are all within easy reach by car and well worth a visit. Alnwick Gardens and Castle for example provide a great day out for the whole family.Please be aware that the castle closes in Winter. In addition, the historic Hadrian's Wall, as well as the coastal towns and villages of Alnmouth, Bamburgh, Berwick, Craster, Holy Island and Seahouses on Northumberland's Heritage Coast are within just a half hour drive of the cottage.

With a wide choice of activities nearby, local walks and the opportunity to relax and enjoy this peaceful location, this cottage provides the ideal location for a family holiday in the county. More details of local attractions are available in the cottage.