Holiday Home in Alnmouth, Alnwick, Northumberland

Luxury Centrally Located Home From Home. Very Child Friendly, 2mins Walk To Stunning Alnmouth Beach

Picture Postcard Seaside Village Location, Foxton Hall Golf Course, Alnwick Town Short Drive

Sleeps 11 (5 Bedrooms)

  • Rates: (GBP)

    £975 - £1950WEEKLY
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    • Property type:House
    • Sleeps:11 (5 bedrooms)
    • Bathrooms/Toilets:4
    • Internet access
    • Pets accepted


    Property description

    Lindores House is located in the beautiful coastal retreat of Alnmouth in Northumberland. Just two minutes walk from the house to the fabulous unspoiled beaches and estuary. Alnmouth is quiet and peaceful with an extremely friendly village atmosphere. Completely designed to a luxurious standard, the house is both cosy and hugely comfortable meeting all your holiday relaxation needs. The house benefits from its large indoor space, perfect for families to holiday together in luxurious comfort! There is a BBQ and outdoor seating for summer al fresco dining. With 5 double bedrooms - 2 of which can be arranged with twin beds (top floor bedrooms only) and 3 bathrooms/1 cloakroom, you have plenty of room for everyone! An additional foldout bed can be provided in one of the bedrooms to accommodate the 11th guest. The house is very child friendly and equipped with most things you may need. Free BT Infinity WIFI, and PlayStation4 with two controllers and games. We aim to make your stay a very enjoyable one, so don't hesitate to ask us to help! There is a local village store with all provisions you need and a Post Office as well as some superb local fayre at the local eateries.

    Accommodation description

    Bed 1 (Dunstanburgh) - Dble + TV
    Bed 2 (Bamburgh) - King size, WHB, TV
    Bed 3 (Alnwick) - King size, TV/Freeview
    Bed 4 (Warkworth) - 2 single beds or zip link to king size, TV
    Bed 5 (Lindisfarne) - 2 single beds or zip link to king size, TV

    Bathroom 1 - Next door to bed 1, WHB, WC, bath with drench shower and riser bar shower.
    Ensuite bathroom - Bath with shower in side, double WHB, drench shower, WC
    Bathroom 3 - WHB, bath with shower in side, WC, drench shower
    Bathroom 4 - Downstairs WC

    Beautiful cook's kitchen. Two stoves electric ovens, large 6 burner Neff gas hob, 3/4 fridge large fridge with freezer at top, dishwasher, wine rack, breakfast bar, one and a half ceramic sink, lots of cupboard storage space, separate large utility room.

    Utility Room:
    Washer/dryer, sink and drainer, freezer, microwave, lots of storage space, ironing board, iron, mop/brush etc. Access to downstairs WC and outdoors.

    Living Rooms:
    Gorgeous sitting room with large cream sofa and 2 leather sofas. Wood burner. Coffee table, flat screen freeview/BT Sports TV/DVD player. CD player, books and magazines. Dining room with handmade oak table, chairs to seat 11 and original fireplace.

    Space beyond belief so comfortably fits groups/families/friends in easily with lots of bathrooms and space for all. Contemporary re-styled Victorian home from home. House manual and welcome pack on arrival.

    Cleaning/Towels/Linen/Maid service:
    Egyptian cotton towels and satin stripe linen included. Weekly clean and change. Please bring own beach towels.
    If you require any help with extra cleaning or cooking - do ask, we are here to help!

    Barbecue, Parking.

    Dishwasher, Fridge, Fridge/Freezer, Hob/Stove, Iron, Microwave, Oven, Tumble Dryer, Washing Machine.

    Central Heating, Cot, High Chair, Internet Access, Satellite, TV.

    Location Type:
    Beach, Village.

    Not currently adapted for wheelchair users. It will fit a wheelchair in through the door easily, but we do have stairs.

    The house has a small front garden with tables and chairs for taking in the view!
    Pets may welcome a lay in the sun.

    To the rear of the property is an enclosed patio with BBQ, table and chairs if you want to dine al fresco!

    Parking is available on the street outside the house and usually even in the busy summer you will be able to park only a couple of minutes walk from the house.

    There is a park for everyone to use in Alnmouth equipped with slides, swings and BBQ area.

    Important notes on accommodation

    The house is well equipped for children and babies, we have a steriliser, highchairs, cots and monitor for you to use, save bringing everything with you!
    We can arrange most requests, so don't hesitate to ask. The state of the art central heating system ensures that there is plenty of hot water for everyone, and with 3 bathrooms and 1 separate WC there is no waiting in the morning. If you fancy a cosy night in, you can light the log fire in the sitting room and curl up with some of the DVDs at the house or maybe even take in some board games or PlayStation4 games. Free BT Infinity WIFI for internet access during your stay. Televisions in all bedrooms with remote controls. With 2 large ovens and a 6 burner gas hob, you can feed the masses quite easily.



    Rental Period Per Night Per Week Per Month Min. Stay (Nights)
    10 April 2015 - 21 May 2015 £ 1050.00 3
    22 May 2015 - 28 May 2015 £ 1950.00 7
    29 May 2015 - 2 July 2015 £ 1350.00 3
    3 July 2015 - 16 July 2015 £ 1350.00 7
    17 July 2015 - 27 August 2015 £ 1950.00 7
    28 August 2015 - 1 October 2015 £ 1200.00 3
    2 October 2015 - 22 October 2015 £ 1050.00 3
    23 October 2015 - 29 October 2015 £ 1350.00 7
    30 October 2015 - 19 December 2015 £ 975.00 3
    20 December 2015 - 2 January 2016 £ 1950.00 7
    3 January 2016 - 11 February 2016 £ 975.00 3
    12 February 2016 - 18 February 2016 £ 1050.00 7
    19 February 2016 - 24 March 2016 £ 975.00 3
    25 March 2016 - 7 April 2016 £ 1500.00 7
    8 April 2016 - 26 May 2016 £ 1050.00 3
    27 May 2016 - 2 June 2016 £ 1950.00 7
    3 June 2016 - 30 June 2016 £ 1200.00 3
    1 July 2016 - 14 July 2016 £ 1350.00 7
    15 July 2016 - 1 September 2016 £ 1950.00 7
    2 September 2016 - 29 September 2016 £ 1200.00 3
    30 September 2016 - 20 October 2016 £ 1050.00 3
    21 October 2016 - 27 October 2016 £ 1350.00 7
    28 October 2016 - 22 December 2016 £ 975.00 3
    23 December 2016 - 5 January 2017 £ 1950.00 7

    Notes on prices
    **September 28/08/15-02/10/15 reduced by £150 to £1,200 per week**Weekend (Fri-Sun/Mon) and short breaks (Mon-Fri) available during off peak season. Please enquire for prices.** £20 per dog charge - well behaved dogs only by prior arrangement only (maximum of two). Dogs are not permitted on the furniture or upstairs.

    Changeover day
    Friday - arrival time 3pm, checkout the following Friday by 10am. Please enquire if you need to arrive or depart later/earlier and we'll try to accommodate. **During off peak periods we offer weekend and short breaks. Please enquire for prices**

    Booking notes
    **Weekend and short breaks available off peak**
    - Cleaning costs, linen and house towels included
    - Please bring own beach towels
    - £20 per well behaved dog fee (maximum of 2)
    - Extra foldout bed available for 11th person
    - Payment scheme: deposit of 30% of the rent required to confirm booking. Final balance plus security deposit of £250.00 (refundable after property check post stay) payable 8 weeks prior to the date of the commencement of the holiday. Bank transfers preferred.


    Holiday Home in Alnmouth, Alnwick, Northumberland

    About the area

    Two minutes walk from the house to Alnmouth's stunning beach. The many towns and villages dotted around Alnmouth span a scale of contrasts from cosy coastal hamlets to remote hillside locations. Amble is a traditional fishing port with a modern marina and interesting seafront. You can sail a yacht from Amble or one of the many other harbours and inlets on the coast. Windsurfing, water ski-ing and diving among the wrecks off the Farne Islands are also popular.

    Foxton Hall Golf Club is only 5 minutes from the village. The course is a fine test of golf - 6450 yards long, par 71 - and has hosted National and County events. Its subtle difficulties are offset by the wonderful variety of scenery, ranging from seashore to headland, with a breathtaking, panoramic view from the 15th green over many miles of the Northumberland coastline. The course is rich in wildlife and is always a joy to play. Alnmouth village also hosts it's own golf club, formed in 1869, the course was designed and created by Mungo Park, who later became a famous golf professional. Alnmouth Village is the oldest 9 hole links course in England and, many famous names of the past have graced the Alnmouth links, including Harry Vardon, J.H.Taylor, Tom Morris, and The Prince of Wales. The Golf Club welcomes visitors on holiday, and also caters for visiting parties.

    Special Interest Holidays
    We can cater for most things - please just ask us to help you book that perfect course or activity!

    How to get there
    Newcastle International Airport - 61km
    Newcastle ferry terminal - 53km
    Alnmouth railway station - 2km (trains run from Kings Cross and other major cities)

    Two minutes walk to the Alnmouth village centre, five minute drive to Alnwick, voted 'Best Place in Britain to Live' by Country Life magazine, is renowned for shopping, a lively events calendar and farmers' markets. It's also home to The Alnwick Garden and Alnwick Castle, rising dramatically above the town and famous among Harry Potter fans as the setting for Hogwarts. Don't miss Alnwick's 'Barter Books' either, one of the largest second hand bookshops in Europe.

    Further Details
    The coastline embraces Warkworth Castle, which towers over the picturesque streets of Warkworth, noted for its arts and crafts, while nearby Alnmouth boasts superb sandy beaches and the historic Foxton Golf Course. Picturesque Craster, renowned for herring fishing and world famous Craster kippers lies nearby. Walk or cycle a mile north to ancient Dunstanburgh Castle, perched high above the rippled sands of Embleton Bay and last occupied during the War of the Roses. Beautiful villages are dotted throughout unspoilt countryside of pure river valleys, rolling moorlands and lush green landscapes. Pretty fishing ports are scattered along a spectacular coastline, many in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, such as Seahouses with its views of Bamburgh Castle and the wildlife rich Farne Islands; and Craster, famous for its smokehouses and delicious kippers.

    Guest reviews

    2 reviews
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    Reviewed by: IHP, United Kingdom

    Reviewed: 12 March 2014

    Date of stay: March 2014

    "Weekend with friends"

    5 couples rented Lindores for a long weekend. The house is comfortable, warm, and beautifully decorated. The kitchen is very well-equipped. A perfect location to enjoy the beach and coastal walks. A great time had by all.

    Recommended for: Age 55+, pet friendly, adventure seekers, girls getaway and families with young children

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    Reviewed by: Pete R, United Kingdom

    Reviewed: 12 November 2013

    Date of stay: October 2013

    "Super Place"

    Great place to stay. Everything as advertised, clean and with good customer service. Plenty of room for six adults, four children and a dog. On the beach within minutes of closing the front door. Convenient for lots of castles, Bamburgh, Warkworth, Alnwick, as well as Druridge Bay Country Park and beach. The beach at Alnmouth was great for the grandchildren. Lots of sandcastle building and kite flying. Didn't eat out but The Red Lion was a nice place for an evening drink. Booked for next year while we were there. Had everything we needed for a half term Halloween break.

    Recommended for: Pet friendly, sightseeing and families with young children

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    Guest comments

    'A memorable break in a gorgeous house....walks at Craster, Bamburgh and Warkworth were only topped by Alnmouth's incredible beach; followed by a home-cooked dinner with friends and family in the perfect dining room, here at Lindores. Amazing' Eastmans, Boston Spa

    'We had a lovely time. Brilliant, great, amazing. It felt like a hotel rather than a house. Rating 10/10 ******six stars, thank you!' Palmer, London

    This was our third year here as we love the house and Alnmouth for our annual family get together – all 12 of us! Will miss the beach walks and in the evening by the warm fire! Thank you Elly. Breckenridge

    We had a fantastic week in a beautiful house! Being able to walk to the beach everyday was fabulous! We will really miss staying in Lindores and plan on coming back! Thank you!! Xx Roberts

    Lovely relaxing stay, House lovely and very comfortable. Perfect location for our annual reunion! Gibbs

    About the Owner

    We are a family of 4 from London, who have fallen for the beaches, castles and peace of Northumberland over the last 10 years.

    In our many trips to the area we noticed a shortage of luxury houses that could comfortably accommodate two families or more. We were so excited to come across Lindores in the magical town of Alnmouth. The proximity of the beach, the quality of the restaurants and the convenience of the railway station made it the perfect place for us to stop our search for a Northumberland home.

    Lindores has been lovingly restored with a local company. It is beautifully thought out and designed with families in mind.

    Since we bought Lindores we have been utterly delighted by the warm feedback from guests. Please help us to make it even better by sharing your opinion.

    Year property purchased: 2014

    Why this location?

    To be right next to the seaside in a magical part of the world. The 'Salcombe of the North' as Alnmouth should be known. Set back in time with a relaxed and informal community, its the safest place in the world for children to run free. The people are so friendly and the place is alive with history and good old fashioned things to do - put away your technology for a while and enjoy the fun activities of yesteryear. (Or not since we have superfast broadband, Wifi and a PS4 with games all available). The village is quiet and peaceful yet has so much going on too.

    What are the unique benefits of the property?

    Lindores House offers you comfort in absolute style - 4 Star rated by Visit Britain, we're the only house of it's size in Alnmouth with this accolade giving you peace of mind that you have chosen the best. With 3 bathrooms plus 1 WC, 5 bedrooms and lots of internal space you can all be indoors easily if the weather is an 'inside day'! It's a 2 min walk to the beach or park from the front door and then you can walk for miles on the unspoilt beaches or indulge in a spot of beach cricket. The house is exceptionally well equipped for children and adults. There is a Play station 4 with games, Broadband internet. You have a gas BBQ and fantastic seating area at the rear of the property for al fresco dining. All in all we make sure that our guests are happy and have a superb holiday.

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