Border Cottage, Alnmouth

Border Cottage, Alnmouth

Sleeps 6

Price Range Per Week:

£ - £

Short Breaks From:

Border Cottage offers luxury, self catering accommodation for 6 guests in 3 large bedrooms with a bath and a shower room, set over 3 floors. Beautifully refurbished and offering every modern facility you will need, this historic, Grade 2 listed property enjoys an enviable location in a sunny aspect, just a 5 minute walk to the sandy beach and famous 9-hole links golf course. You are ideally located too, with an easy walk to the popular, village centre with friendly pubs, coffee stops and a range of independent shops in the stunning Northumberland coastal village of Alnmouth.  This delightful cottage will appeal to families, groups of friends, golfers (there are several spectacular 18 hole golf courses in the area) and well, everyone really!  

Outside: The cottage is located on a listed, 18th Century cobbled street. There is a residents' agreement for parking or unloading one car in the lane in front of the terrace and also ample, additional, free parking at either end of the lane.

There is a garden bench outside, at the front where you can sit with your coffee or wine and enjoy the sunshine and fresh air.

Find out more about Alnmouth, Amble, Warkworth Area


Lounge: Three large sofas, coffee table, occasional tables, book cases, 42 inch flat screen TV with Freeview, DVD player, CD/Radio, i-pod docking station, free guest Wi-Fi.
Kitchen/Dining area: Marble work surfaces, Fridge Freezer, Dishwasher, electric range cooker with 3 ovens, plus a warming oven, a gas hob with 6 burners and an electric extractor fan with light, microwave/combi grill, 4-slice toaster, kettle, Nespresso coffee machine (please bring your own Nespresso pods), cafetiere, plenty of cutlery, glasses, crockery and storage space. Washing machine, ironing board and iron, ceramic sink and draining board. Window seat.
Dining Area: Large, farmhouse style dining table with seating for 8. Inglenook fireplace with a multi-fuel wood burning stove for logs and smokeless fuel which can be purchased locally. An initial supply of logs is provided. There are also two small, fireside chairs and a rug.

First Floor

Bedroom 1: King size bed with credenza and chest of drawers, lamps, hair drier, an easy chair and large wardrobe
Family Bathroom: With bath, WC and wash basin with mirror over, radiator and tiled floor.
Shower room: With walk-in shower, heated towel rail, WC and wash basin with mirror and light over plus electric shaving point. Tiled floor.

Second Floor

Bedroom 2: King size bedroom with bedside tables and lamps, an easy chair, double wardrobe, large chest of drawers, freestanding cot, wooden flooring and window with attractive window seat.
Bedroom 3: Double bed with bedside drawers and lamps, a small wardrobe, easy chair, dressing table with mirror and chair, wooden flooring and also with a window seat with views towards the beach.


Park bench style seating plus fold up chairs at the front of the cottage.

Border Cottage is one of the original granary buildings dating back to the 1700’s which played an important part in the village’s economic past. The original and now listed cobbled lane outside the cottage leads down to the walk, along the edge of the popular golf course, to the lovely, sandy beach. 

The cottage is located on a listed, 18th Century cobbled street. There is a residents' agreement for parking or unloading one car in the lane in front of the terrace and also ample, additional, free parking at either end of the lane.

There is a garden bench at the front where you can sit with your coffee or wine and enjoy the sunshine and fresh air.

* During Off-Peak periods only - one well-behaved dog is welcome at Border Cottage by appointment. Please call us before you book online. Please note there is an additional charge for a dog, please see our terms and conditions: point17 for more details and: point 19 for house rules, regarding dogs. Please call us on: 0191 231 3020 if you are not sure if your dates fall within an Off-Peak period. 

  • Access to Dark Skies
  • Bathroom with shower over bath, basin and toilet
  • CD/radio
  • Close to beach
  • Dishwasher
  • Expresso coffee maker
  • Family Friendly
  • Freeview TV
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Golf Course nearby
  • Hair Dryer
  • High chair
  • Hob/oven
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Near shops
  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Premium
  • Pub in Village
  • Sea views
  • Shower Room
  • Washing machine
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wood burning stove

Border Cottage, Alnmouth is located close to the beach and golf course in the beautiful seaside village of Alnmouth with a lovely range of pubs, restaurants and shops nearby.

Find out more about Alnmouth, Amble, Warkworth Area

- 29 April 2017

Cottage was exactly as described in the photos, and we were very impressed, lovely large rooms, open fires were brilliant, plus bottle of wine was a nice touch! Spotlessly clean, plus dishwater tablets, washing up liquid etc were provided. Open fire, wood burning stove, Nespresso machine. Really lovely cottage - exactly as shown in the photos. All bedrooms were a really good size with big, comfortable beds. Location was perfect - Alnmouth is a lovely village with lots of dining options, and a great base for exploring Northumberland - just off the coastal road. Nice welcoming touches included a bottle of wine, and fires ready to light in both fireplaces, meaning we could relax as soon as we got there. Would definitely recommend this cottage.

4/ 5stars

- 22 April 2017

Border cottage was outstanding. This was our second visit to Alnmouth as we first encountered it last October. It's a fantastic village, with just enough restaurants and shops to be self contained. The restaurants were great, especially Bistro 23 and the Italian, the fish and chips from the Hope and Anchor are without doubt the best I've had in a long time. We have 2 young girls (4 and 5), the beach, rock pools and playground, gave them hours of entertainment. We will definitely be returning to boarder cottage in Alnmouth.

4/ 5stars

- 3 January 2017

Our whole week was very enjoyable. The cottage was lovely - it was very easy to relax for the week. The beds and bedding were very comfortable. The welcome bottle of wine was a lovely touch. There was a good supply of fuel for the open fires which keep us going a good way into the week. The cottage was very well positioned with beach, shop, and good choice of pubs/coffee shops/restaurants. Because we had a large 8-seater car, it was not possible to park outside the house but we managed to park in the local car park, on the occasions when we couldn't park on the road. However, with a normal family car, it would have been possible to park outside the door, if careful. We loved seeing the sun rise over the sea. Stunning! (NB although beautiful, I understand the local beach is not safe for swimming as the river creates dangerous currents). The booking process was easy and staff were very friendly.

4/ 5stars
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Key Features

  • Family Friendly
  • Open fire
  • Premium
  • Sea views
  • Washing machine
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wood burning stove