Take a holiday near Alnwick and you can enjoy open air beautiful scenery, peaceful roads, rural living, wildlife, country sports, golf, superb river or sea angling, hill walking, cycling, sailing and more. Culture vultures won't be disappointed either, with local theatres, a huge selection of 2nd hand books and a unique atmosphere at Barter Books and frequent music or food festivals in the area.
Northumberland Cottages Ltd is a passionate local holiday cottage letting company, based in the centre of Alnwick, yet close to the golden sandy beaches of the coast.
Take a glimpse at the enticing selection of properties, located either near the stunning Alnwick, Bamburgh and Berwick upon Tweed coastline or towards the foothills of the Cheviot Hills and into the Northumberland National Park, and you're sure to find your dream hideaway. Any one of our self-catering holiday cottages would make the perfect base for exploring this magnificent county.
If you are looking to stay in a traditional fishing village, on a working farm or in a 5-star property near the coast please browse our website or request a brochure from us. If you'd like help in choosing the right cottage for you, please give us a ring and our local booking staff will be delighted to give you guidance. Here is just a small selection of our many properties in the Alnwick area:
Pebbles Cottage, a modern detached bungalow nestling in a countryside setting yet within walking distance of the harbour and beaches at Seahouses - sleeps up to 4 in 2 bedrooms.
The Reading Rooms, a converted detached barn with easy access from the A1, on the edge of the hamlet of North Charlton. The cottage sleeps 7 in 2 ground floor bedrooms, both with en-suite and disabled facilities, or go up the wooden stairs to a 3rd low ceiling bedroom and family bathroom.
Fisherman's Cottage in Craster is right on the village harbour and has amazing sea views which can be appreciated by up to 6 guests.
Platone Cottage, is a compact traditional cottage in Alnmouth which sleeps up to 4, tucked away in this charming candy coloured coastal village with stunning golden beaches.
Flora Cottage, in the coastal village of Beadnell is a short walk from the beach and harbour and provides a small but perfectly formed holiday home for 2.
Lilac Cottage, in the village of Shilbottle is a restored stone cottage full of character, providing accommodation for 4 adults in 2 bedrooms between Alnwick and the coast.
Glebe Court is a horseshoe-shaped, single storey barn conversion with 4 bedrooms sleeping between 2 and 8 people on the outskirts of Ellingham, an attractive, quiet village north of Alnwick yet on a 10 minute drive from the coast.
Godetia Cottage, on the coast at Seahouses, has been recently refurbished and offers modern décor only a 5 minute walk from Seahouses harbour and all the village facilities.
Summerhouse Cottage is only a few metres from the footpath leading to the seafront at Beadnell and offers a good coastal base for up to 4 people – enjoy the secluded rear garden and summerhouse!
Rowan Cottage, is a deceptively spacious old fisherman’s cottage tucked away just off Craster’s harbour road only a stone’s throw from the sea and provides a home-from-hone atmosphere for up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms.
Naturally all of these lovely holiday cottages are very well appointed with everything you require for a wonderful holiday in this exciting and adventurous county. Each cottage has its own great character, follow the link to our website to see more photos, more cottages and to check up-to-the minute availability. We look forward to booking your beautiful escape.