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Self-catering holiday cottages in North East England

We have a wide range of holiday cottages in North East England, from country residences to cosy romantic accommodation and larger holiday homes suitable for families. The North East has many beautiful places, including the historic town of Durham, as well as more vibrant and up-and-coming areas such as Newcastle and Sunderland. Shopping is very good, and there are also very well-known attractions to see, such as the Angel of the North statue and world-renowned Durham Cathedral. Take a look at our range of self-catering holidays in North East England and see which one takes your fancy.

Dovecot Cottage - Wooler, Northumberland
Dovecot Cottage Wooler Northumberland Sleeps 8-10. (2 double, 2 twin, 1 sofabed). Wooler. Short breaks off-peak min. of 3 nights. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome.

A large 4 bedroom self-catering holiday cottage in Northumberland, awarded 5 stars by Visit England, Dovecot is a beautifully renovated barn conversion situated in the Glendale Valley just bordering the National park. Equidistant between Berwick Upon Tweed and Alnwick and just a half hour from Northumberland's beautiful Heritage coastline, the cottage is situated on a working farm that nestles under the Cheviot Hills, and is one of 3 cottages available to rent at the same location. Dovecot is a beautiful cottage for walking, fishing, gliding, riding or cycling holiday. It overlooks a private tennis court which guests are welcome to use and there is trout and salmon fishing on offer just minutes from the cottage.

The Smithy - Wooler, Northumberland
The Smithy Wooler Northumberland Sleeps 2. Bedrooms: 1 (1 double). Wooler. Short breaks off-peak min. of 3 nights. 2 well-behaved small dogs welcome.

A perfect holiday cottage for a couple has been created from an original farm smithy in Wooler, Northumberland. Awarded 5 stars by Visit England, The Smithy nestles in the Glendale Valley at the edge of the National park. Positioned 16 miles from both Berwick Upon Tweed and Alnwick, both fantastic for shopping and history, and just a half hour from Northumberland's beautiful Heritage coastline, this luxury cottage is in the grounds of the working farm where the owners live. Walking, fishing, riding or cycling are on the doorstep of this fabulous holiday home. There is also a tennis court on site for guests' use, and opportunities for trout and salmon fishing in the river that runs through the farm. There are two other larger cottages available in the same location, sleeping 4 and 10 respectively.

Seaview Cottage - Newbiggin-by-the-sea, Northumberland
Seaview Cottage Newbiggin-by-the-sea Northumberland Sleeps: 6. Bedrooms: 2 (1 double, 2 twin, 2 pullout beds). Newbiggin-by-the-sea. Short breaks off-peak. Dogs welcome.

Seaview Cottage sleeps 2-6 people in 2 bedrooms. Situated in the pretty seaside town of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, and just a stone's throw from the beach, the cottage provides a superb base for visiting this Northumbrian coastline, Tyneside and the Scottish borders. The area is rich in wildlife - perfect for walking or bird watching or for a cycling holiday with the family. The breathtaking scenery and a gorgeous coastline provide the opportunity for many scenic drives and for exploring Alnwick Castle, Go Ape Forest Park and many other attractions.

Topsy Turvey Cottage - Wooler, Northumberland
Topsy Turvey Cottage Wooler Northumberland Sleeps 4. (1 double, 1 twin). Wooler. Short breaks off-peak - min. of 3 nights. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome.

A five star 2 bedroom cottage situated in the Glendale Valley and with views of the Cheviot Hills, Topsy Turvey is one of three cottages for rent at Turvelaws, a working farm just beyond the pretty market town of Wooler, and on the fringes of the National Park. Topsy Turvey is a beautiful location for a country holiday - ideal for walking and cycling in the scenic Cheviot Hills and rolling countryside. The River Till runs through the farm offering trout and salmon fishing on your doorstep. Guests also have use of a private tennis court and just 2 miles away is the Wooler 9 hole golf course.

Groom's Cottage - Alnwick, Northumberland
Groom's Cottage Alnwick Northumberland 2 bedrooms, 1 Double and 1 Twin. Pets welcome (by prior arrangement).

Groomís Cottage is a stone built former farm cottage nestled into the Cheviot Hills of Northumberland. The village of Chatton, just a half mile away, offers all the immediate amenities including the lovely Percy Arms public house where guests can sample the delicious menu in the restaurant or enjoy a pint in the friendly bar/lounge. Bamburgh and Alnwick are only a short drive away for any larger shopping requirements but they are attractions not to be missed. They boast spectacular coastal views, historic castles and famous gardens. Only five miles west of Groomís Cottage is the edge of the Northumberland National Park where visitors can lose themselves in the beauty of the Cheviot Hills on foot or even horseback. Groomís Cottage offers guests the opportunity to bring along their own horses to experience this vast wild landscape. Walkers, birdwatchers, hikers and mountain bikers will all delight in the panoramic uplands of Northumberland

Five Gables Cottage - Bincester, Durham
Five Gables Cottage Bincester Durham Bedrooms: 2. Sleeps: 5. Durham. Short breaks. Dogs welcome

Traditional miner's house with country views at edge of small village, awarded 4 stars from the English Tourist Board. Ideal centre for Durham City & University, Beamish Museum, Railway Heritage, and all tourist attractions in North East England. Only 1 Ĺ hours from York or the Lake District. Great walking nearby and lovely countryside.

Weardale Cottage - Westgate, Durham
Weardale Cottage Westgate Durham Bedrooms: 2. Sleeps: 4/5. Stanhope 5 miles. Short breaks.

Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the Pennines, this lovely self-catering cottage is surrounded by stunning rugged scenery, great walking and cycling and easy access to the attractions of Northumbria. Head just 30 miles east to Durham city, or north to Hadrianís Wall country. There are many pleasant towns and villages in the local area including Stanhope, Frosterley and Wolsingham in the dale. Nearby Teesdale is famous for the spectacular High Force waterfall. This is a gorgeous, traditional Pennine stone cottage and is conveniently situated close to Northumberland tourist attractions.

Beacon Hill Cottage - Morpeth, Northumberland
Beacon Hill Cottage Morpeth Northumberland Sleeps: 6. Bedrooms: 3 (1 double, 2 twin). Morpeth 5 miles. Short breaks off-peak. Sorry, no pets. Disabled access. Gym and Spa facilities.

Beacon Hill Cottage is one of 15 self catering holiday cottages on a beautiful farm, situated deep in unspoilt countryside between the Cheviot Hills and the magnificent Northumberland Heritage Coast. The holiday homes are within a short walk of a superb spa and a wide range of leisure facilities are included in the rental - use of the swimming pool, jacuzzi, fully-equipped gymnasium, sauna, steam room, and tennis court. This fabulous 5 star cottage in this glorious corner of England is within easy reach of some of the country's best, uncrowded beaches, rare and lovely wildlife, castles and stunning landscape, ideal for walking, cycling or swimming. For a lively family break or a special spa treat in heavenly rural surroundings, these lovely Northumberland cottages have got it all.

Cullernose Cottage - Alnwick, Northumberland
Cullernose Cottage Alnwick Northumberland Sleeps: 6. Bedrooms: 2 (1 double, 2 twin). Low Newton by the Sea. Short breaks off-peak. Sorry, no pets.

Cullernose Cottage is a 5 star self catering holiday cottage on Northumberland's Heritage Coast. This beautiful holiday cottage could not be better placed for a self catering family holiday. Located in a picturesque coastal village, it enjoys an elevated coastal position with views towards the golden sands of the Haven, and is perfect for touring the area's attractions such as High Force Waterfall, Hadrians Wall, Bamburgh Castle and the Holy Island of Lindisfarne,

The Bunkhouse - Alnwick, Northumberland
The Bunkhouse Alnwick Northumberland 2 bedrooms, each with 6 beds (bunkhouse style). Short Breaks Welcome. DIY Livery

The Bunkhouse is a unique farm conversion on Chatton Park Farm nestled into the Cheviot Hills of Northumberland. It sleeps up to 12 in two large rooms and the kitchen is in the former smithy. It offers guests an excellent standard of accommodation very economically. The village of Chatton, just a half mile away, offers all the immediate amenities including the lovely Percy Arms public house where guests can sample the delicious menu in the restaurant or enjoy a pint in the friendly bar/lounge. The towns of Bamburgh and Alnwick are only a short drive away providing a good choice of shopping. They also boast spectacular coastal views, historic castles and famous gardens. Just five miles from The Bunkhouse is the Northumberland National Park with the stunning Cheviot Hills which can be enjoyed either on foot or horseback. The Bunkhouse offers guests the opportunity to bring along their own horses to experience this vast wild landscape. Walkers, birdwatchers, hikers and mountain bikers will all delight in the panoramic uplands of Northumberland.

Accommodation in North East varies widely depending on where you want to stay. We work directly with cottage owners to bring you great properties in sought-after locations, and because you also book directly, you avoid middleman charges. Enjoy a break with friends or family; the choice of cottages mean you can really choose a location thatís right for your needs.

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