The Arch In Craster

Craster, Nr Alnwick, Northumberland, Seaside village

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

Outside Description

A courtyard style south-facing garden with table and chairs. Laundry outbuilding with room for storage of bikes/watersport equipment etc. Parking for two cars.

Downstairs Description

Open plan living/dining/kitchen area with real fire and French doors to the courtyard garden. Kitchen is hand painted and has integrated appliances and granite worktops.

First Floor Description

Master bedroom with king size bed, ensuite shower room and views of Dunstanburgh Castle and the coast. Second bedroom with two single beds and a family bathroom with bath and shower over.

Windows Views Description

Views of Dunstanburgh Castle and the coast from the master bedroom.

Ocean Lookout
Child Friendly: Children are welcome at The Arch. There is a selection of beach toys and some books, games and DVDs. A complimentary
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
Enclosed Garden/Patio
Romantic Hideaway: A beautiful period cottage in a quiet location in the village of Craster. An open fire for romantic evenings, in easy reach of the village pub and close to some of the area’s best coastal walks.
Tourist Attractions:
  • Dunstanburgh Castle: Iconic castle ruins on the headland between Craster and Embleton Bay. Visit website
  • Embleton Bay: Embleton is a small village just a mile from the stunning Northumberland coast. It is perhaps more famous for the amazing Embleton Bay, a gloriously wide sandy beach that seems to stretch for miles into the distance. Visit website
  • Alnwick Castle: Close by is Alnwick Castle, the seat of the Duke of Northumberland (the setting for Hogwarts) and the location of the now internationally famous Alnwick Gardens. Visit website
  • The Alnwick Garden: The Alnwick Garden was designed for every season - from fragrant roses to mirror-polished water features, and home to the excellent Treehouse Restaurant. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • The Jolly Fisherman - Craster: A gastro pub with fantastic sea views and gorgeous crab sandwiches. Visit website
  • The Craster Seafood Restaurant - Craster: The seafood restaurant of the smokery has recently undergone a transformation to excellent reviews. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Food Heaven: Online ordering and delivery Visit website
  • Sainsbury's : In Alnwick for instore shopping or order online. Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • Boards And Bikes - Beadnell: For watersports including kitesurfing, coasteering, stand-up paddle boarding, surfing and sea kayaking. Plus bike hire. Visit website
  • Dunstanburgh Golf Club - Embleton: Designed by Open Championship winner and renowned course architect James Braid, Dunstanburgh Castle Golf Course offers a true test of links golf. Visit website
  • Shipley Lane Equestrian Centre - Alnwick: Ride their quality school horses and ponies 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