Cow Cottage, Romantic Holidays, Alnmouth, Northumberland Coast, England
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Holiday Accommodation Summary (EN172)
Cow Cottage has been completely newly refurbished to an exacting interior standard to cater for luxurious breaks for two. It is located just 20 minutes walk from Alnmouth Village and its stunning beach and estuary. Quiet and peaceful, you are staying on an old farm surrounded by private gardens and off street parking. Beautiful views and a gorgeous luxurious cottage. Only ten minutes drive to the gorgeous market town of Alnwick and the fabulous castle and gardens. Locally you are within easy reach of unspoiled walks, lots of history and the most castles in any county! Plenty of nice places to eat in Alnmouth and Alnwick, you are spoiled for choice. Cow Cottage has a stunning interior design, with all required mod cons. The sitting room has a flat screen TV and fire. With a cosy corner sofa and gorgeous rug, you can curl up and relax.
Living Room - Corner sofa with glass coffee table, flat screen wall mounted TV with Freeview. DVD/sound system and Burley wall mounted fire remote controlled. Gorgeous rug and double doors out to patio. DVDs and books for guests to use.
Kitchen - Perfect kitchen with ceramic sink, wood worktops, baby Smeg range cooker with gas hob. Wine fridge, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave, plenty of cupboard space and all utensils and cookware you could need! Glass topped breakfast bar and stools.
Utility - Brand new Hotpoint washer/dryer, all cleaning equipment, Vax hoover, mop, ironing board and iron, clothes airer.
Bedroom - A fabulous master bedroom, which can be a king bed or twin, Cow Cottage offers luxurious sleeping arrangements too! Beautiful Egyptian cotton duvet covers for you to melt into after a day's sightseeing. Built in wardrobe and dressing table in finest oak.
En-suite - En-suite is a fabulous bathroom with drench shower, handheld shower too, bath, handbasin and WC and stunning decor. Huge mirror, shave point, wall mounted towel rail and marble tiled.
There is some superb local fayre at the local eateries which are all child friendly. During the summer enjoy the famous Alnmouth Raft Race in August - a must to see! If you fancy a day out, 5 minutes in the car and you reach the Market Town of Alnwick where Harry Potter scenes were filmed at the Alnwick Castle. Alongside it, there are the famous Alnwick Gardens to explore and maybe even take afternoon tea at the Treehouse! With plenty of shops and restaurants as well as a thriving local Farmers Market, you are spoiled for choice. There is also an indoor soft play centre, The Lions Den for wet days, and another close by in Amble – Castle Mania. Further afield you can visit places such as Bamburgh for a wonderful walk and feast on local kippers and salmon in Craster.
Holiday Reviews from the Owners' site
'We think you should rename this cottage ‘Mary Poppins' (practically perfect in every way!) Have enjoyed every moment of our visit. Our first time to Northumberland and we will be back! Thank you for the ‘goodies' we really appreciated them.' Wood, Sept 2011
'excellent cottage, superbly equipped – we must get a heated mirror for our bathroom! Food and wine were much appreciated. Hope to return soon!' Gumbrell, August 2011
'An extremely well appointed cottage in a great location. We have enjoyed the walks along the many beaches. Many thanks to James and Elly for such a lovely memorable holiday. Hope to have another visit….or more!' Throw, July 2011
'Cow Cottage is the best holiday home we’ve ever stayed in – can’t wait to come back!' Lea, June 2011
'We have really enjoyed our stay in your lovely cottage. The beds are so comfortable – we slept so well. We appreciated the friendliness of everyone we met. Certainly feel sad to be going home!' Humphrey, June 2011
'A wonderfully appointed cottage. Quite the best we have ever stayed in worldwide! Our first trip to Northumbria and it will not be our last. ‘We will return' as someone said!' Gendre, May 2011