The Smithy At Tughall Steads

Tughall Steads, Nr Newton by the Sea, Northumberland, Away from it all

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

Outside Description

Enclosed garden with outdoor furniture, swing and Wendy House. Outhouse shared with neighbouring The Forge for bike storage. Parking for 2/3 cars.

Downstairs Description

Single storey accommodation with an entrance hallway, a living/dining room with stone inglenook fireplace and log burner and a fully fitted galley kitchen.
Master bedroom with king-sized bed and views over the garden. Second bedroom with flexible zip and link full size 3ft twin beds or superking bed (please request when booking or these will be as found). Small third bedroom with single bed off the hallway and a fully tiled family bathroom with bath with shower over.

Windows Views Description

Open views over countryside towards the sea in the distance from the garden.

Other Notes

The washing machine and dryer is in the outhouse and not in the main house. The third bedroom is at the opposite end of the house to the other bedrooms so may be unsuitable for young ones.

Dogs Welcome
Child Friendly: An ideal family holiday cottage with a pleasant garden with swing ball and sit on tractor. A travel cot (please bring your own cot linen) and highchair are available on request.
Tots Travel Bag
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
Enclosed Garden/Patio
Romantic Hideaway: For couples, it is cosy and characterful with deep comfy sofas and a large cast iron log burner in a stone inglenook surround.
Tourist Attractions:
  • 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
  • The Farne Islands: This group of between 15 and 20 islands, depending on the tide, is accessible from Seahouses harbour where you can join a boat tour to see some 37,000 pairs of puffins, 23 species of seabirds and a large grey seal colony. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • The Ship Inn: A relaxed pub with a log fire and outdoor seating in a grassed courtyard overlooking Low Newton beach. Serves lobster straight off the boat in the Spring and Summer months. It has a micro brewery and great coffee. Visit website
  • The Joiner's Arms: A family-friendly gastro pub with great food and cool interior. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Co-op: Located 2 miles away in Seahouses. Visit website
  • Sainsbury's: Online ordering and delivery. Located 9 miles away in Alnwick. Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • Shipley Lane Equestrian Centre: 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
  • Alnmouth Golf Club: An 18-hole golf course, one of the oldest in England, and open to visitors. Visit website
  • KA Kitesurfing - Watersports: Try kitesurfing, coasteering, stand-up paddle boarding, surfing or sea kayaking. Visit website