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Overview

Property

Updated: 27-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Bookable online

About the property

Seahouses Northumberland - Spacious Luxury Single Storey House, Near Gorgeous Sandy Beach, Accessible for all And Stylish

As soon as you enter this lovely coastal home you will instantly feel at ease. After settling in you may want to stroll along the wide sandy beach and look out towards Longstone lighthouse, or explore the rockpools when the tide is out.

The kitchen is well equipped for cooking hearty meals to share with family and friends but if you prefer to treat yourselves then why not try one of the lovely restaurants around here ? Maybe book a treatment at 'The Ocean Club ' in Seahouses and then come home and cosy up in front of our wood burning stove

.Teenagers may want to hide in their own chill room in the annexe .

Perfect place in all seasons to get back to nature and re-charge those batteries. . All ingredients provided for quality time and memories to treasure. Just add family and friends! Happy Days!

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Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Rachel stockwell allen
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
27 March, 2017

About Rachel stockwell allen

Mad, loud family of five, mixed interests and needs so this suits all. Matt kitesurfs, landboards and the kids and myself chill out, body surf and just have fun. The detached home and spacious feel means that we can be ourselves and be as free as we like. Perfect.!

Rachel stockwell allen purchased this bungalow in 2009

Why Rachel stockwell allen chose Northumberland Coast

Fell totally in love with this area and coast two years ago after booking a break like this one. Wild, rugged unspoiled, friendly and worry free, that's how we see this place - Love it.

What makes this bungalow unique

All on one level

Welcome children

Welcome people in wheelchairs and understand the difficulties associated with this !

Welcome well behaved dogs ( £10 each) max2

Overlooks open fields and so affords privacy and a sense of freedom!

Spacious

Guestbook comments from the owner

5 stars speak for themselves I guess ! ;-)
Jan 2010
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Guestbook comments from the owner

5 stars speak for themselves I guess ! ;-)
Jan 2010
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25 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(25 traveller reviews)

5

Fantastic well equipped holiday home

  • 5 of 5

This is a delightful spacious holiday home right next to Seahouses beach. The owner has thought of everything and you will want for nothing during your stay.

There are 4 spacious bedrooms two of which are ensuite. The beds are very comfortable and linens and towels are provided.

The lounge is ginormous with the added bonus of a log burning stove.

The home is very clean and tastefully furnished and I will be recommending it to my friends and I will be booking another break soon

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you .So glad you enjoyed it We look forward to having you back anytime
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5

Beautiful house - perfect group accommodation

  • 5 of 5

A weekend break for my 40th birthday celebration - 8 ladies shared this beautiful property for 2 nights. First impressions - it's on a housing estate !!! eek! Step inside this detached (huge) bungalow and wow! You forget the housing estate immediately. Hall way is a great size for unloading everything from the 3 cars we parked on the drive way. Kitchen off the hallway, looking out to rear decking with table and chairs and farmers fields beyond. The kitchen table seats 6, we added other chairs to allow all 8 of us to eat together. Masses of plates, bowls, cutlery, pans, oven-ware, utensils, glasses, even a couple dishwasher tablets.

Kitchen leads into living room - very spacious with a 4 seater sofa, a 3 seater and a pouffe thingy. Plenty of books, DVDs, games, to keep you going and plenty of space to do it in. Huge coffee table for games or nibbles. Very comfortable. Spotlessly clean - Home from Home House keeping certainly do their job.

Pleased we had the annexe too - great to have a second sitting room and the wet room is absolutely ideal.

All beds were (so I'm told) incredibly comfortable. Bedding and furnishings were of a very high standard throughout.

Friday night - it's 20 mins walk into Seahouses, but we called a cab. There are only a few taxis so either book early or be prepared to wait.

Went for Italian at Insieme - great food, great service, and then a couple of

drinks at The Schooner. Taxi back home.

Saturday - a wander around the many shops and along the short pier, avoiding the seagulls. Fish and Chips at Neptunes - Mmmm!!!

Saturday night we bought nibbles, pizzas etc and enjoyed home comforts. Unfortunately, we ran out of loo roll (oh no!) and called Rachel the housekeeper for help - we'd all had a glass of wine by then and it was freezing outside so we were reluctant to walk (20 mins) into seahouses centre to the co-op. Rachel was incredibly accommodating and popped over with supplies, we left some money to replace then - it is self catering and we should have brought our own (initial supplies were available - 2 per loo) but we didn't think about that. Thanks Rachel!!

All in all - a beautiful house, very clean, very comfortable, a great base to explore the NE coast line and up into the borders. The house has everything you could possibly need, just don't forget the loo-roll.

I would definitely book this house again - either with a group of girls or family.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous house in beautiful Seahouses

  • 5 of 5

There was 7 woman staying in the house, and loved it. Absolutely lovely house, spacious and the decor has a real beach hut feel. Great location too. Rachel was on hand if needed which was good to know, and the owner was more than accommodating with the booking. Couldn't recommend this property enough!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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birthday suprise

  • 4 of 5

This cottage was booked as a surprise birthday present by my two daughters. The location is perfect for both the beach and a short walk into Seahouses. The cottage is massive and is ideal for a large group and would strongly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review and hope to see you again :-)
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5

Beautiful spacious and welcoming house

  • 5 of 5

This was for a whole family holiday and for the grandchildren to enjoy the miles of gorgeous beach, just across the road. The house had everything we needed, very well equipped, great space and beautifully decorated. All on one level and a great shower room. Safe enclosed gardens

for children and pets and overlooking fields behind. Rachel who is on call should you need her, was lovely and more than helpful with her local knowledge. Very restful ! A week was not long enough in this gorgeous property.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much :-) Look forward to welcoming you again next year . Thanks for re booking with us . You were fantastic guests .
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5

A Great Base

  • 5 of 5

We chose this property for a large family weekend get together (7 adults and baby). This single storey property has a very large and spacious footprint. We had mixed weather so even when stuck indoors we never felt we were getting under each other's feet. The owner has provided just about everything to cater for poor weather. However, it's location is ideal for walking into Seahouses, down to the beach and for coastal, as well as country, walks. We enjoyed a beautiful evening BBQ in the south facing garden, with newly born lambs in the adjacent field. A great place for a break.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your holiday . This time of year is perfect for watching the lambs and the lovely sheepdogs rounding them all up . Hope to see you again Rachel
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Location

From the Owner

Fell totally in love with this area and coast two years ago after booking a break like this one. Wild, rugged unspoiled, friendly and worry free, that's how we see this place - Love it.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Restaurant : at 1 Kilometres Nearest Beach : at 0.5 Kilometres

Special interest holidays:

Diving holidays, surfing/kitesurfing , walking , horse riding , birdwatching , fishing , spa , general chilling out! Perfect if you are like us and need extra for a family member with special needs too without sacrificing style and comfort. Combine relaxation with other activities and precious family time .

Have properties in Paphos cyprus too . Please contact for info

Coast/Beach:

2 minute walk to glorious wide sandy beach, perfect for kite flying, landboarding, surfing or just long walks (dogs allowed). Watersports instructing nearby.walk from Seahouses to Bamburgh .

Travel:

Alnmouth station 20 min drive or Chathill 3 miles. Regular buses to Newcastle , Alnwick, Berwick etc. from Seahouses.

Distances:

Seahouses shops including 'swallow fish' with its famous smokehouse featured on Rick Stein , barclays bank (and pubs ) are a 10 minute stroll overlooking the sea/beach or one min drive.The Wonderful Farne Islands are accessed by boat from the harbour . Beautiful Bamburgh is 30 min walk along the beach or a 5 minute drive. Alnwick (famous Harry Potter castle) is a 15/20 min drive. Berwick is the same distance ..

Further Details:

Holy island, Alnwick town/castle/gardens, local horse riding along the beach, Castles galore, Many little villages all to explore locally or Newcastle 50 mins, Edinburgh just over an hour or so. Lots of pubs/restaurants, gift shops within walking distance and more within short drive. Barclays bank in Seahouses, boots pharmacy,gift shops,post office and co-operative supermarket too. Bustling harbour/shops especially during peak times. Nice park for kids on the caravan park too where they can play football. Sainsburys and tesco will now deliver groceries to the door when ordered online if you wish to save precious holiday time for better things . Initial supply of logs provided, more can be purchased in the village.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Easter
31 Mar 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£645
for 3 nights
From
£215
 
 
May
8 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
 
 
May half term
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,470
for 7 nights
From
£210
 
 
June/July
3 Jun 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£675
for 3 nights
From
£225
 
 
Summer hols
22 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,680
for 7 nights
From
£240
 
 
Late summer
1 Sep 2017 - 21 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£675
for 3 nights
From
£225
 
 
Late sept/ oct
22 Sep 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
 
 
Half term
20 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£645
for 3 nights
From
£215
 
 
Xmas new year
22 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£690
for 3 nights
From
£230
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£405
for 3 nights
From
£135
 

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Facilities

From the Owner

All on one level Welcome children Welcome people in wheelchairs and understand the difficulties associated with this ! Welcome well behaved dogs ( £10 each) max2 Overlooks open fields and so affords privacy and a sense of freedom! Spacious

Property Type

  • bungalow

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library ...

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village

Attractions

  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Wet room suitable for all abilities
  • Main bathroom - freestanding slipper bath and shower. En-suite - Shower, toilet. Separate toilet in entrance hall . Accessible wet room with shower and loo with twin bedroom and extra lounge

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 ( four bedrooms ) ; 2 King rooms 1 twin room 1 bunk room 1 pull out King in main lounge ( can access bathrooms etc via corridor at night without disturbing) Notes on bedrooms: Room 1, main house king size sleigh bed, and en-suite shower/toilet. Room 2, main house white king size sleigh bed Bedroom 3, main house white bunk beds (nautical theme) . Pullout king in lounge. Twin bed room and other rooms in annexe including extra lounge and large wet room .

Outside

  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Travel cot and highchair,.all on one level suitable for all family members including those in a wheelchair. Enclosed garden and plenty of lovely books for bedtime (and even a teddy). .The profiling beds in the twin room are very high quality profiling beds so that care is made easy and only to be plugged in if medically essential and children are not to 'play ' with the controls as danger of being injured .( or cost of repair / replacement which could be thousands )large white tiled wetroom with chrome shower and disabled friendly white loo . We have in storage a shower trolley for meg for showering lying down and an electric hoist. Returnable Deposit needed for these. All to be used at own risk. Outside: Lovely enclosed safe gardens overlooking open fields that seem to go on for miles.Sheep graze right up to the fence and little lambs too in the spring time . .PLEASE ENSURE YOUR DOGS ARE UNDER CONTROL AND NOT ALLOWED IN THE GARDEN WITHOUT CONSTANT SUPERVISION as the farmer would have the legal right to protect his sheep /lambs if if the dog strays into the field due to lack of control by owner. Our fences are maintained and enclosed buT obviously not wreck proof if dogs are not watched properly and we would take no responsibility in the event of an escapologist ! table/chairs and BBQ ,Small alley in front of house leads straight to the beach past a small park . Kids can go there on their own as it is only seconds from the house . Enough parking for 3/4 cars. Beautiful walks in all directions . Lovely chilled, beachy feel throughout whole place. listening to the seagulls from our garden is like a meditation and really soothes the soul. Utility Room: Washer, dryer, sink, dog bed/bowls (prefer dogs to `dry off ' in here after walks). Door to garden. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: High quality duvets/bed linen and bath towel per person included. Linen/towel change after 1 week for two week stay.disabled shower trolley/ mobile hoist available by prior arrangement , £ 200 returnable deposit needed as MEGA expensive to buy or repair Other: WI FI . Welcome bottle of wine on arrival. Special hampers / cake etc can be arranged .All suitable for people in wheelchairs. Two stylish profiling care beds in annexe one with pressure relief mattress. Other luxuries can be arranged -see earlier!

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