Ideally situated in the heart of rural Northumberland, this cottage has been tastefully refurbished to cater for the comfort of our visitors ,achieving a 4+* GOLD AWARD for the past 5 years .It is an ideal base at any time of year,with easy access to the A1.Travel north to Holy Island and the Scottish Borders or south to Newcastle with its Metro Centre and on to Hadrian's Wall.To the west is the beautiful Cragside estate and the rolling Cheviot hills,whilst numerous villages nestle along the rugged coastline to the east.
Car hire from Alnmouth station,if required,can be arranged by the owners.Newcastle airport is 25 miles.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Warkworth 7 km|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newcastle 36 km, Nearest railway: Alnmouth 9 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Solid oak flooring throughout ground level
Gas AGA cooker and Ceramic hob.
Woodburner with logs included,+ Full Central Heating making for a cosy retreat
1 family bathroom with twin basins. Large separate shower
Downstairs toilet with Belfast sink and utility room
Selection of books
Secure cycle store
|Further details outdoors|
Large patio area with table, chairs and parasole
Predominantly a rural farming community with fishing on nearby rivers and coast.
Take a Boating trip to the Farne Islands and the famous Grace Darling Lighthouse.Sample the legendary kippers at Craster and walk from there to Dunstanburgh Castle along the coastal path
Take a boat to Coquet Island from the fishing port of Amble
Visit Cragside's Victorian house and gardens
Take a cycle ride along the coastal route
Alnwick Playhouse caters for all tastes.There are numerous food, music and art festivals in the Market place throughout the year.
Farmers markets are held each Friday and the Willowburn leisure centre is open daily.
There are many bridle and public footpaths to explore the wildlife
Amble is a fishing port ,which has a renowned fish restaurant & delicious ice-creams are made at Spirrellis ice-cream Parlour
The Cook & Barker serves meals all day & is 500yards from Bumble cottage