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)
£ 975 -
At a glance
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 and 4 bathrooms, you have plenty of room for everyone! The house is very child friendly and equipped with most things you may need. Free WIFI. 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.
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.
Washer/dryer, sink and drainer, freezer, microwave, lots of storage space, ironing board, iron, mop/brush etc. Access to downstairs WC and outdoors.
Gorgeous sitting room with large cream sofa and 2 leather sofas. Wood burner. Coffee table, flat screen freeview TV/DVD player. CD player, books and magazines. Dining room with handmade oak table, leather chairs to seat 10, 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.
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! We can also offer local trusted babysitting services.
Dishwasher, Fridge, Fridge/Freezer, Hob/Stove, Iron, Microwave, Oven, Tumble Dryer, Washing Machine.
Central Heating, Cot, High Chair, Internet Access, Satellite, TV.
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. Free 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)|
|21 February 2014 - 28 March 2014||£ 975.00||2|
|28 March 2014 - 4 April 2014||£ 1050.00||2|
|4 April 2014 - 18 April 2014||£ 1500.00||7|
|18 April 2014 - 23 May 2014||£ 1050.00||2|
|23 May 2014 - 30 May 2014||£ 1950.00||7|
|30 May 2014 - 18 July 2014||£ 1350.00||7|
|18 July 2014 - 29 August 2014||£ 1950.00||7|
|29 August 2014 - 26 September 2014||£ 1350.00||7|
|26 September 2014 - 10 October 2014||£ 1050.00||2|
|10 October 2014 - 24 October 2014||£ 1250.00||7|
|31 October 2014 - 20 December 2014||£ 975.00||2|
|20 December 2014 - 3 January 2015||£ 1950.00||7|
Notes on prices
£725 for a weekend Fri-Sun/Mon stay during off peak season. £75 charge for extra bed for 11th person £20 per dog charge - well behaved dogs only (maximum of two)
Friday - arrival time 3pm, checkout the following Friday by 10am. Flexibility is our middle name, please enquire if you need to arrive or depart later/earlier.
Cleaning costs, linen and house towels included
Please bring own beach towels
£20 per pet fee / £75 extra bed fee for 11th person
Flexible payment scheme - deposit of 33% of the rent required upon booking plus security deposit of £150.00 (refunded after client property checkout) payable with final payment. A further payment to be made in advance of the final balance 6 weeks prior to the date of the commencement of the holiday. We can accept payments by bank transfer or cheque.
Holiday Home in Alnmouth, Alnwick, Northumberland
About the area
2 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 anything - 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)
2 minutes walk to the Alnmouth village centre, 5 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.
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.
Reviewed by: Pete R, United Kingdom
Reviewed: 12 November 2013
Date of stay: October 2013
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
'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're a family run business starting out 4 years ago. We found the levels of accommodation to be fairly poor in our glorious area, so we decided to provide much needed high end accommodation for guests who deserve the best!
Stay In Alnmouth was born and we have gone form strength to strength. We continually seek to improve and value our guests feedback as much as possible.
We have 2 children - Ella who is 5 years old with Special Needs and a joy in our lives - see www.cureaniridia.co.uk to see her story and our son Reuben who is 2. Shortly there will be baby Chapple no.3 due any day!
We have a property design and build company as well and are able to help clients UK wide with design for their homes and advice on plans/space etc. See www.jameschapple.co.uk
Year property purchased: 2006
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. Don't worry though you can reconnect later on as most places in the village do have WIFI and the house itself does too. 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 Gold Award 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 4 bathrooms, 5 bedrooms and lots of internal space really well planned, you can all be indoors easily if the weather is an 'inside day'! It's a 2 minute walk to the beach or park from the front door of Lindores and then you can walk for miles on the unspoilt beaches or indulge in a spot of beach cricket/rounders. The house is exceptionally well equipped for children and adults. 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!
Send an enquiry to the owner for booking or further information
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(UNITED KINGDOM) +44 07780602818
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Italian.
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