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Garden House

(Ref. 1122120)

Alnmouth, Northumberland Show on map


Sykes rating

  • 7 Guests

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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32 Customer Reviews

  • "We had a wonderful stay at the Garden House."

    The area is beautiful and the cottage is so well positioned. After some amazing days out and some tasty Pub lunches, it was great to return to the Garden House to relax and re-charge for the next day. Quiet, warm and comfortable, the perfect holiday, thank you. Highly recommended.

    Reviewed by Debbie4.7Apr 2024

  • "Just as described, clean, comfortable, very spacious and well equipped."

    A nice enclosed garden which was ideal for the dog, views to Estuary and Alnmouth from both the garden and house.

    Reviewed by Debbie5.0Mar 2024

  • "Once again we’ve had a fabulous week in the Garden House ."

    It’s everything you want , warm , clean , well stocked . We love it ! Its proximity to coastal and inland walks makes it perfect . We’ve already booked to return . Thanks to Judith for being such a great hoast .

    Reviewed by Sam5.0Nov 2023

  • "Very enjoyable stay with our family."

    The house was warm,spacious,clean and well equipped. Very good position for exploring this great part of the country. Would certainly recommend

    Reviewed by Stephen5.0Oct 2023

  • "Lovely spacious comfortable house."

    Great kitchen with all the equipment we needed. An easy walk into Alnmouth. The owner was very helpful.

    Reviewed by Joyce5.0Sep 2023

  • "The second time we have stayed in the Garden House and thoroughly enjoyed both visits."

    The house is well equipped and very clean. Everything you need is there for you. Ideally situated just outside Alnmouth but with easy access to the whole area. You have loads of space to chill out and relax. Very, very good

    Reviewed by William5.0Sep 2023

  • "Garden House was excellent as ever - we look forward to visiting again soon."

    Thank you.

    Reviewed by Martyn5.0Sep 2023

  • "Great house for a family holiday, really appreciate that they allow dogs."

    Ideal situation for walking into Alnmouth .Lovely big rooms and each year we can see the improvements they have been making to the house, Its a comfortable house where you can relax.

    Reviewed by Walter4.7Jul 2023

  • "We loved our stay at Garden House, The owner was very helpful with a query I had before we arrived."

    I feel sure that had we needed help whilst there we would have had the same help but they were very discreet and left us to our own devices. The house was very comfortable & spacious. Constant hot water, good reception wi-fi & excellent kitchen facilities. Approx 20 min walk into Alnmouth.

    Reviewed by Joan5.0Jul 2023

  • "Spacious comfortable well equipped and in a lovely spot."

    Owner nice and helpful.

    Reviewed by June4.7Jun 2023

  • "The property was clean and spacious."

    .beds an excellent location...although attached to the owners property still felt very private . Unfortunately our stay was spoiled by the fact that overnight road closure and repairs resurfacing the road and merges started on the Monday night directly outside the property resulted in 4 nights of restricted sleep..lights alarms from vehicles moving back and forward Jack hammers the lot. although not the owners fault they certainly would have been aware this was happening..had we been told would have cancelled and booked something else..this really impacted on me and my partner's enjoyment. The price we paid was not a small amount and for us all the holiday was completely ruined. Will not be returning I personally feel it was dishonest not to inform us as the owners would certainly have had advanced notice

    Reviewed by Karen4.1Jun 2023

  • "Lovely holiday property."

    Only thing missing is a downstairs toilet.

    Reviewed by Sheila5.0Jun 2023

  • "We had a wonderful week at this cottage."

    It's absolutely huge and we found it very well equipped. It's set well back from the road along a long drive so there were no issues getting in and out off the main road and there was a pavement to get over onto a nice path to Alnmouth. We spotted a hedgehog, rabbits and even a deer during our stay! Really well placed for beaches at Alnmouth and Warkworth and we enjoyed visiting NT Wallington and Howick Gardens. Would definitely return, thank you for a lovely stay

    Reviewed by Eve5.0Jun 2023

  • "We were immediately impressed by the spaciousness of the "cottage" and, over the week, by its location."

    Being on the X18/20 bus route is a boon. All the equipment was in good working order - with instructions available if needed. Even Henry was well looked after. The only minor niggle was that one or two of the storage spaces were a little dusty. Although we haven't re-read the property description, it exceded our expections. Thanks fo making it avaiable and sorry we ran out of time to comment in the visitors book.

    Reviewed by Ann4.7May 2023

  • "Lovely holiday home, lots of space for a big family!"

    We were amazed about how big it was and pictures just don’t do it justice. Ideal for our dog too with an enclosed garden and a boot room to sleep. Ideal location with a bus stop right outside the property that takes you into Alnmouth or surrounding areas. Just up the street to the left is a play area and another down by the beach which was also perfect for the younger children. Overall we wish we had stayed long!!

    Reviewed by Charlotte4.4Apr 2023

  • "This is an extremely spacious and well equipped house in a great location five minutes walk from Alnmouth station."

    There is a nice garden and great views. Lovely walks and beaches nearby.

    Reviewed by Helen5.0Apr 2023

  • "Beautiful property, lots of room,."

    Very clean and excellent facilities. Good parking.

    Reviewed by Denise5.0Mar 2023

  • "The property is in a beautiful setting with a lovely garden and drive up where you can park with ease."

    The entrance takes you into a huge living room through to a large dining room onto a big farmhouse style kitchen with table and chairs. There's a boot room off the kitchen with lots of space for all dog and walking related gear. The upstairs has 3 beautiful bedrooms that are very spacious and a bathroom big enough to dance round. The house is a good size for a family with children and grandparents...we loved it.

    Oct 2021

  • "House was lovely, linen clean, kitchen very well turned out and the property with the secure garden was perfect for children (6, and 4 years and a dog)."

    The whole place had an excellent feel good factor and was spacious and comfortable.

    Jul 2021

  • "A lovely large house, location perfect for us a nice walk into Alnmouth."

    Would definitely book again

    Dec 2019

  • "We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Garden House, and would certainly return."

    The house is lovely and spacious and all equipment was provided to meet our needs. The garden was perfect for the dog. A lovely property in a fantastic area of the country.

    Nov 2019

  • "A fantastic property with plenty of space for all the adults and children ."

    An incredibly comfortable place to stay with fabulous 'squashy' sofas and lovely beds. Liked the feeling of space from the high ceilings and the tasteful decoration. The enclosed garden was a fabulous place for the grandchildren to play and have fun safely. A brilliant base for all amenities and yet quiet and peaceful too. Won't hesitate to return, in fact have already booked up and will recommend to our friends.

    Jul 2018

  • "Beautiful home full of character."

    The décor and furnishings made it feel homely and comfortable. Fabulous location.

    Jul 2018

  • "Four "elderly" friends enjoyed a lovely week at Garden House."

    All the space inside, the garden, and the location of the house all added to make a lovely relaxing holiday. We had everything we needed. The house was nice and clean and a welcome bottle of milk and biscuits was much appreciated. Would certainly think of going back and will recommend to others.

    Jun 2018

  • "We all loved the house."

    There was so much room and the garden was a big plus for our dog and the two grand children who love to be outside. The milk and biscuits on arrival was a lovely touch.

    May 2018

  • "A spacious, light, airy and comfortable cottage offering excellent value for money."

    May 2018

  • "Great spacious property, ideal for families with children and dogs."

    It was very good value for money. The owner was very kind and thoughtful during the inclement weather.

    Feb 2018

  • "Garden House was a real home from home."

    Spacious and comfortable. Great for a family to spend time together but enough space to have some peace too! Very clean and well equipped. The enclosed garden great for our dog. Wi-Fi excellent which is essential with teenagers on board. Location excellent too. We will definitely be returning.

    Feb 2018

  • "Lovely old rambling farm house in a perfect setting."

    Owners next door. Thank you for a lovely stay.

    Feb 2018

  • "A spacious, comfortable, light property with large rooms."

    Efficient heating which meant the rooms were sufficiently warm for a small baby. Large rooms and plenty of space for a family to spread out. The property is in an excellent location with good access to Alnmouth both by car and on foot. A great house with an enclosed garden for dogs and good parking.

    Nov 2017

  • "This is a very large, comfortable house which is well situated for touring the surrounding area."

    There is ample car parking space and a secure garden for children or pets. Some traffic and train noise apparent when in the garden but quiet at night.

    Sep 2017

  • "A lovely house that feels like home, with wonderful views across the estuary to Alnmouth."

    We had a fabulous holiday, our second visit to this property. We hope to be able to go again next year.

    Aug 2017

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  • Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x family with double and single
  • Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Utility
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room with electric fire
  • Gas heating with electric fire stove
  • Electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher
  • 2 x TV, 2 x DVD player, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available on request
  • Off-road ample parking
  • Rear garden with patio and furniture and storage for bikes
  • One well behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.9 miles, pub 1.4 miles

The property

A stunning wood-clad historic property resting in the quaint seaside town of Alnmouth, Garden House is a truly incredible seaside base for a family or group of adults looking to explore Northumberland.

Be welcomed by the picturesque white-painted exterior of this property, with wood panels decorated with black beams, encouraging you to grab a coffee and get cosy in a magnificent sitting room where the grand traditional fireplace now house an electric fire stove, and green walls complement a tall roof with wood panels, and you will be able to enjoy this space by reclining in one of the stylish leather sofas.

When it comes to cooking up a storm, the spacious kitchen is ready to cater to all of your culinary needs, with loads of space for guests to cook together, as well as many amenities, a large dining table for all guests and a vintage hanging clothes horse, and there is a second dining room with a patterned old-fashioned carpet and beautiful bay windows.

Freshen up in the bathroom or shower room and allow the handy utility room to take care of all of your sandy clothes, before snuggling up in one of the tastefully historic rooms, including a double room with wood panelled walls and ceiling, a twin bedroom great for children and with loads of storage and a family room housing a double and single bed, as well as an ornamental fireplace.

There is a rear garden with a patio, sporting a sitting area from which you can enjoy the surrounding countryside and mature shrubs, with the church and historic buildings peeking out from behind the water and the tops of the trees, a truly lovely space for a cup of tea.

Alnmouth is a fantastic coastal town housing the estuary at the mouth of the River Aln, a great spot for wildlife and scenic walks, as well as a fantastic sandy beach ideal for watersports and wild swimming.

Alnmouth offers a selection of eateries where you can enjoy a hot meal, as well as a local golf course, access to the England Coast Path leading from Amble to Bamburgh, and a local gallery.

Travel a little further and you can explore the wonderful historic market town of Alnwick, where there are riverside walks through Hulne Park, many independent shops, tasty eateries and last but certainly not least, the incredible Alnwick Castle.

Indulge in the history and scenery of Northumberland with a stay at the charming Garden House.

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About the location


Alnwick 4 miles.

Situated just 4 miles east of Alnwick, Alnmouth is a charming resort popular with golfers and those seeking a peaceful holiday. The village lies on a narrow spit of land between the River Aln and the North Sea and was originally the port for Alnwick. Nowadays the area has returned to its unspoilt origins and offers a good variety of shops, pubs and restaurants as well as an excellent “links” golf course and some great rivers for fishing, as well as boasting miles and miles of splendid beaches and sand dunes to explore which afford stunning views of the North Sea. A short drive will bring you to Alnwick with its famous historic castle, The Alnwick Garden housing the Poison Garden which runs guided tours through dangerous botanicals and a variety of pubs and restaurants. Alnmouth is well situated for exploring Northumberland.

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This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter