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Beautifully presented open plan lounge, kitchen and dining areas
Comfortable seating in the cosy lounge
Cosy up to the wood burning stove
Spacious kitchen/diner wher you can enjoy a meal with friends
The spiral staircase leads to the bedrooms and bathroom
Double bedroom with plenty of storage space overlooking the garden
Second double bedroom with views over the garden
Spend some time catching up in the conservatory
The picturesque coastal path walks are close by
Plenty of room to run around in the garden
1 / 10  Beautifully presented open plan lounge, kitchen and dining areas
2 / 10  Comfortable seating in the cosy lounge
3 / 10  Cosy up to the wood burning stove
4 / 10  Spacious kitchen/diner wher you can enjoy a meal with friends
5 / 10  The spiral staircase leads to the bedrooms and bathroom
6 / 10  Double bedroom with plenty of storage space overlooking the garden
7 / 10  Second double bedroom with views over the garden
8 / 10  Spend some time catching up in the conservatory
9 / 10  The picturesque coastal path walks are close by
10 / 10  Plenty of room to run around in the garden

Riley's Retreat

Seahouses, Northumberland
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Waterside views
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Gorgeous seaside cottage, perfect for memorable family holidays
  • Next to the scenic coastal path linking Seahouses and Beadnell
  • Just a stone's throw away from the bustling village of Seahouses
  • A haven for golfers with the local golf course nearby
  • Boat trips across to the Farne Islands from Seahouses
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
Property code: CN153

This beautifully finished cottage on the coastal path links the busy village of Seahouses to Beadnell. Perfectly placed to enjoy the tranquillity and seclusion of the countryside.

This beautifully finished cottages is right next to the scenic coastal path linking the stunning Northumberland beaches of Seahouses and Beadnell. Staying at Riley’s Retreat means you can enjoy the seclusion of your own space in the large, enclosed garden and patio while being only a stone’s throw away from the bustling village of Seahouses, where there is an excellent choice of restaurants, pubs, coffee houses, food and independent shops plus the must-do boat trips to the Farne Islands and so much more! All this is within an easy stroll from Riley’s Retreat.

Golf lovers will be in golf-heaven too, as friendly and welcoming Seahouses Golf Course is also just a short walk from this lovely cottage! The coastal villages of Bamburgh, and Holy Island are a short drive north, while Low Newton on sea, Craster, Embleton, Amble and Warkworth are all within easy reach to the south and Alnwick Castle and world famous Gardens are a short drive inland.

Riley’s Retreat offers an excellent standard of self-catering holiday accommodation for up to 5 guests in 2 delightful double bedrooms and 1 single bedroom, which will appeal to friends and family, walkers, cyclists, bird watchers, golfing enthusiasts, divers and anyone who enjoys cooking up a storm on a fabulous Rangemaster stove!   The kitchen is also equipped with a microwave, Smeg fridge freezer and washing machine.  Facilities include free Wi-Fi, a lovely wood burning stove, (logs for the stove can easily be bought locally). There is an Smart TV, DAB radio, CD player and i-pod connection, a spacious, enclosed garden and a well-furnished conservatory to sit and relax in.

Please note the cottage is not suitable for under 5’s because of the staircase.

This cottage accepts one well behaved dog.

Bed linen, towels, oil fired central heating and hot water are all included.

Please note there is a £150 security deposit payable to the owner before arrival as a condition of the booking.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

Please note there is a refundable £150 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

  • Please note there is a £150 security deposit payable to the owner before arrival as a condition of the booking
  • 2 double bedrooms with garden views and 1 single bedroom
  • Newly refurbished bathroom with walk in shower, basin and WC (new photograph coming soon)
  • Rangemaster-style oven and hob, microwave, Smeg fridge, washing machine and dishwasher
  • Wood burner
  • Central heating and electric included
  • Bed linen included
  • On-street parking at the front of the cottage
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 well-behaved dog welcome
  • Shops and restaurants within driving distance
  • Smart TV/DVD, iPod dock and CD in lounge
  • Games, books and films available
  • BBQ
  • Conservatory
  • Enclosed garden
  • Due to its quaint location, access to this property is through a shared access way through the neighbours garden

Emma Arkle

This property is personally managed by Emma.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 14 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Carol 24th September 2021

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Such an amazing pretty cottage it had everything we needed. Spotlessly clean and it had a huge amount of kitchen equipment. Beds were really comfy and everything was in working order. The location was fantastic just 5 mins into Seahouses and so central for the beautiful coastline of Northumberland. Parking wasnt a problem and the fact that we had tRead moreo walk past another cottage to enter the property wasnt a problem either. We were left a lovely hamper of local produce which a thoughtful touch. Hide

Reviewed by Jacqui 18th September 2021

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Sweet cottage, very comfortable and well positioned for exploring all the amazing Northumberland coastline including Holy Island and the Farne Islands. If youre a golfer than its staggering distance to the local golf course just across the road with breathtaking views along the beach. Access is via neighbours garden but its not an issue and they weRead morere very friendly. Kitchen very well equipped, could have done with a bath upstairs as well as the shower. Hide

Reviewed by Alison 20th August 2021

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This cottage was perfect for us. Situated just across the road from the golf course, a nice walk through there to the large dog friendly beach. It had a safe enclosed garden for our dog. The cottage was spacious & comfortable for 4 and only a 10 min walk into the centre of Seahouses. We would definitely return.

Reviewed by Sally 4th June 2021

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Lovely cottage in a great location. Couldn't fault anything at all. Very clean, comfortable & well equipped. The bag of local products was a lovely touch.

Reviewed by James 21st May 2021

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A really lovely cottage minutes from the town centre , golf course and beaches. Immaculately clean and very well equipped. The little welcome pack was much appreciated. Ideally placed for touring Northumberland and beyond. Micks management of the cottage is excellent. We will certainly be back again.

Reviewed by Joanne 14th May 2021

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Comfortable cottage in great location.

Reviewed by Nan 30th April 2021

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The access through the neighbours garden wasnt mentioned before booking and felt a bit intrusive with our puppy. Though they were friendly. Also Id wrongly read that there were sea views. It was the cleanest house Ive ever rented, perfect.

Reviewed by Judith 19th April 2021

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Perfect retreat for a relaxing holiday. This great cottage has everything you need inside and out with amazing coastal walks from the doorstep. We would highly recommend and definitely return again.

Reviewed by Gordon 23rd October 2020

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Nice cottage, nicely finished, well-equipped and well located.

Reviewed by B 9th October 2020

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it has had a make we since we went last, the Cottage is clean and warm and in the right part of town for the beach and the golf course. It is also located in a positon that makes it very quite on a night but still has access to the shps and resturants.

Reviewed by Mark 25th September 2020

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Exceptionally well equipped. Nice and warm. Very comfortable beds and furnishings. Very nicely presented. Plenty to do in the area if you are visiting for the first time or are returning.

Reviewed by Suzanne 14th August 2020

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Rileys retreat is in the perfect location. Its a little strange to have to access the building via the neighbours garden but they were very friendly. The cottage is clean, well maintained and has a lovely garden and conservatory both of which we really enjoyed. Gorgeous beach 3-4 mins walk across the golf course . Only a few minutes walk into town.Read more Hide

Reviewed by Cynthia 7th August 2020

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Reviewed by Naomi 31st July 2020

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A lovely comfortable cottage, great location near the sea and easy walking into village. Plenty of space inside and out. Really enjoyed our stay.

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Location

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Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

If you’re looking for a seaside holiday with a difference, visit Northumberland – a region brimming with beautiful golden, sandy beaches, rolling hills, craggy moorland, bustling market towns and fishing villages, and more castles than in any other county in England.

Situated in the North East of England, this designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty boasts no less than 39 miles of unspoilt coastline to explore and a calendar packed with exhilarating water sports options. To indulge in a spot of surfing, kayaking or powerboating, take a trip to one of the many breath-taking Northumberland beaches - where dogs love a good walk and fresh local seafood is never far away.

Home to the awe-inspiring Cheviot Hills and the historical Hadrian’s Wall, the Northumberland National Park is renowned for its open spaces, award-winning Dark Skies and stunning rural backdrops - and is the least populated national park in Britain. Offering access to challenging hikes, horse-riding, rock-climbing and a multitude of other action-packed activities, the park is one of the region’s greatest draws.

There is a huge range of spectacular wildlife and sea life waiting to be sighted, whether you take a boat ride to the Farne Islands to admire the colony of Atlantic grey seals and puffins, or explore the Kielder Water and Forest Park, home to magnificent ospreys. If it’s history you’re looking for, the imposing Bamburgh Castle and the world-famous Alnwick Castle are undoubtedly worth a visit.

Alternatively, if you’re seeking the bright lights of a city adventure, Newcastle upon Tyne is the place to go. Here, you can experience world-class culture, outstanding attractions, superb shopping, impressive live shows, top entertainers and delicious cuisine in abundance.

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