Hedgehog House

Embleton , Alnwick, Northumberland, Country village

Check-in Time: 16:00
Check-out Time: 10:00

Outside Description

The front lawn is west-facing which is perfect for afternoon sun, although it’s not enclosed. The enclosed, east-facing rear patio is accessible from the kitchen through the bi-fold doors and which is perfect for capturing the morning sun with a cup of coffee. Furniture style TBC. Parking for 2 large and 1 small car is available on the private driveway.

Downstairs Description

The impressive kitchen is our favourite room of the house, with light spilling into the kitchen through the huge lantern roof light above the island. The dining table seats 6 guests on 3 individual chairs and a long chair seat at the back.

Lounge Framed by a huge west-facing bay window, the cosy lounge has two 3-seater sofas.

Master Bedroom with en suite This spacious room has an equally large west-facing bay window, a king size bed (5ft wide), Smart TV.

Bedroom Two This bedroom has windows on two elevations; north and east, twin single beds that can be converted into a super king upon request (3ft/6ft wide), chest of drawers and Smart TV.

Single Bedroom Single bed (3ft wide), two south-facing windows,

Family Bathroom Fully tiled, this pretty bathroom has a free-standing bath, large corner shower

Dogs Welcome
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
Tourist Attractions:
  • Alnwick Castle: The seat of the Duke of Northumberland (the setting for Hogwarts) and the location of the now internationally famous Alnwick Gardens with the amazing new Tree House. Visit website
  • Bamburgh Castle: "Bamburgh - the finest castle anywhere in this country" Time Out Great Britain: Perfect Places to Stay, Eat and Explore 2009" Visit website
  • Alnwick Gardens: Welcome to the world's most extraordinary contemporary garden. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • Greys Inn In Embleton: A small, warm and welcoming local pub with stone flagstones and roaring fires Visit website
  • The Jolly Fisherman In Craster: An ideal place to call for a pint or a Sandwich and their speciality is The soup was crabmeat, whiskey and cream, the sandwiches were crabmeat or poached salmon on brown bread and the other alternative was homemade Craster Kipper Pate. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Craster Kipper Smokery: world famous traditional fish smokers, and producers of the legendary ‘Craster Kippers’. Visit website
  • Sainsburys : In Alnwick and you could always pre order your grocery delivery ready for your arrival Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • Alnmouth Golf Club: Alnmouth Golf Club, Foxton Hall overlooks the splendours of both Foxton and Alnmouth Bay on the Northumberland coastline in a designated area of outstanding natural beauty. It is widely regarded as one of the finest golf courses in the North East of England. Visit website
  • Shipley Lane Equestrian Centre: Ride their quality school horses and ponies and ook a lesson or why not bring the whole family and enjoy a guided ride along the excellent bridleways? More experienced riders can have a day’s trail ride and take a picnic. Visit website
  • Coquet Shorebase Trust : A community based watersports centre in Amble, just a few miles down the coast. It is an official teaching establishment for both the British Canoe Union and the Royal Yachting Association which are the governing bodies for kayaking, canoeing, sailing, windsurfing and powerboating. Visit website