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Rock Ville Holiday Home In Craster, Alnwick, Northumberland



Updated: 10-Aug-2016
4 bedroom, 2 bathroom house with Spectacular Sea Views And Just A Minutes Walk From The Picturesque Craster Harbour.

Rock Ville is located on the south side of Craster with direct access to the sea shore from the garden. Relax in the large sun room overlooking the large enclosed garden and sea watching for ships, seals, dolphins and sea birds. There is always something to watch whether beautifully calm or dramatically stormy. All bedrooms are upstairs with the double and twin bedrooms having wonderful sea views.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

About the Owner

We have been providing self catering accommodation in Craster for over 19 years. We live in the village with our two golden retrievers. Michael ,being a Craster local, has an extensive knowledge of the area.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"No1 best ever holiday house that we have ever had. Can't fault it. Sunrise in bed, seals and dolphins on our first morning. Unbeatable."

"Another lovely holiday in Rock Ville. We've had two fantastic weeks and would love to return. Many thanks Fyona & Michael."

"Lovely house, lovely view, lovely area."
Mar 2013
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From the Owner

Rock Ville is in the picturesque village of Craster on the Northumberland heritage coast in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Rock Ville was built by the owner's grandfather and is the home he grew up in. The surrounding countryside offers delightful market towns and villages, beautiful sandy beaches, many ancient castles and churches and the wild countryside of the Coquet Valley, Simonside and Cheviot Hills.There are abundant opportunities for birdwatchers, walkers, cyclists and golfers. Within the village there is a pub serving food, tearoom, art gallery, fish restaurant and wet fish shop. Sea angling trips depart from the harbour.

Activity and Interests

Car: necessary


1 minutes walk to Craster harbour. Embleton beach 3 miles north. Howick beach 2 miles south.


Alnmouth railway station 7 miles south. Nearest airport at Newcastle.


Alnwick 7 miles for Alnwick castle and garden plus Barter Books.

Bamburgh 12 miles for Grace Darling Museum and Bamburgh Castle and beach.

Seahouses 10 miles for boat trips to The Farne Islands.

Warkworth 10 miles for Warkworth Castle, river walk and Hermitage.

Holy Island 28 miles for Castle, Lindisfarne Mead and Priory.

Further Details:

Alnwick 7 miles for supermarkets, general shopping, banks and fuel.

Seahouses 10 miles for fuel and bank.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 16
28 Oct 2016 - 20 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
£150 deposit per week due upon booking with balance amount due 8 weeks before arrival date.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is a Friday for weekly bookings. Short break during less busy periods are Friday and Monday but we may be able to change this. Access is from 4pm on day of arrival but unfortunately guests must leave by 10am on day of departure.

Notes on prices:
Prices above are for full occupancy 5/6 persons.
Special offers. Only one offer can apply to each holiday and to full weeks only.
* £30 off a second week on bookings of two weeks taken at any time of year.
*£10 off if there are any seniors (over 65) in your party.
*Reduced rate during certain periods for up to 4 persons except peak periods.
Low season 3 night weekend/4 night midweek breaks £360 (£290 reduced occupancy rate). Visit our website or telephone for prices.

£150 deposit per booking. Balance payable 8 weeks before start date.

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Updated: 10-Aug-2016
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From the Owner

Rock ville is just a minutes walk from the harbour and the centre of the village. Relax in the sunroom with its panoramic uninterrupted views and admire the sea. Wander through the garden gate and explore the rock pools when the tide is out. Watch the sunrise or the moonshine across the sea from your bed in the double or twin rooms. Sit by a cosy multi fuel burning stove and look at a dramitic stormy sea. There is always something to watch.

Property Type

  • house


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


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • village
  • waterfront


  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins

Leisure Activities

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing


  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite to Twin bedroom with shower. WC family bathroom with shower only. Downstairs entrance hallway WC only


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom1 with king size double bed. Bedroom2 with twin beds and en-suite. Bedroom 3 with single bed Bedroom 4 with single bed


  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: There is off street parking for 2 cars. The parking area is smooth concrete. Cot, high chair and stair gate are available. No smoking premises. 1 well behaved pet accepted. Outside: External drying facilities. Private large lawned garden area leading to seashore. Garden table and chairs. Barbecue. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Bedlinen and towels included in the rent. Other: Storage for bicycles.

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