This stone built cottage is situated in the village of Embleton in Northumbria and can sleep two people.
The Nook is a stone built cottage situated in the village of Embleton, close to Beadnell and Alnwick in Northumbria. This cottage sleeps two and has one double bedroom, as well as a family shower room. The cottage also has a first floor kitchen with a dining area and a ground floor sitting room. There is also ample nearby roadside parking. The Nook is a delightful cottage, ideal for visiting many areas of interest and perfect for a romantic retreat.
The attractive village of Embleton has a long history, including frequent invasions by the Scots during the Wars of the Roses. The village dates back to pre-medieval times, and its Norman church, the Church of the Holy Trinity, was built in the late 12th century. It also had a thriving whinstone quarry in the 19th century and a long whinstone ridge still provides welcome shelter from the driving east winds. The Heritage Trails Project has been set up in recent years to put the focus on the history of the parish and visitors can learns about the village and its environs on a fascinating variety of well-designed walks. These range from a short stroll to a six-mile trek, and suit all abilities. The area is renowned for excellent golf courses, and there are many other local attractions on offer. Chief among these is Dunstanburgh Castle, a dramatic and ancient ruin that looms over Embleton Bay. The magnificent Alnwick Castle and Garden, and the gardens of Howick Hall, are also nearby.
The accommodation has 1 double bedroom, sleeping a total of 2 people in luxurious comfort. Electric heating is provided from storage heaters. Other features of this delightful cosy accommodation include very good self catering facilities, with an electric cooker, microwave, and fridge for your convenience and peace of mind. The lounge is well presented, with bright and neutral decor and entertainment options including a colour TV.
Rent is inclusive of bills, with duvets and pillows provided and linen hire available at charge of £5. There is ample nearby roadside parking. For couples with a baby or infant, a cot and highchair can be made available if required. Unfortunately, no pets are welcome at The Nook. Shop and pub 2 mins walk. Note: Babes-in-arms only please.
This cottage has a changeover day for weekly bookings of Saturday. Click on the link to our website for more details or call us on 0844 372 9000. For up to date availability on this cottage, please click on the link to our website or call us on 0844 372 9000. Our reservations office is open from 9am to 8pm, 7 days a week. Outside of these hours, your call will be taken by a UK based answering service.