Quality Self-Catering Holiday Cottages

Red Lion House

Rothbury & Coquetdale - National Park

Located with the Northumberland National Park perfect for walkers and cyclists
  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 11
  • 6 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 3 pets allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • WiFi internet
GD1924
£2133 - £3633 per week *

Description

Red Lion House is located in the sleepy village of Alwinton in the heart of the Northumberland National Park. This stunning house is set over 3 floors and can accommodate a large party of 11 guests. The large lawned garden offers plenty of scope for children to play safely whilst adults can relax in the comfort of the detached orangery. The national park is one of the UK's designated dark sky regions and guests can study the night sky using the telescope provided in the orangery. There are dozens of walks and mountain bike trails to take directly from the house and the Coquet river can offer fishing or wild swimming locations for the brave. The village pub, the Rose & Thistle, offers stunning views from its beer garden and traditional pub food including a first class Sunday lunch. Whilst in Harbottle, 2 miles down the road, the Star Inn restaurant and pub offers Italian cuisine for both eating in and takeaway.

Ground floor: All rooms have solid wooden floors with some rugs, they are well decorated and have some antique furniture.

Main Lounge: Original inglenook stone fireplace with wood burning stove, Smart TV, comfortable sofas.

Sitting Room: Space sitting room with original fireplace and wood burning stove, door out to the garden, desk in front of the bay window and comfortable chairs.

Study Room: Original fireplace with wood burning stove, built in book cases, window seat with cushions, desk suitable for home working.

Kitchen: Oil fired Aga type range cooker with 2 hot plates and 2 ovens, the worktops are mostly wooden but with some granite worktops around the large Belfast sink, american style fridge/freezer, a microwave can be provided upon request, Delonghi coffee machine, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer.  Plenty of room around the large dining table to seat 11 guests. Separate pantry for food storage.

Bootroom: with side entrance from outside this area can be used for hanging coats and leaving boots. WC with sink.

First floor:

Master bedroom: Exceptionally spacious bedroom with super king-sized wooden sleigh bed, double aspect windows, wardrobe, chest of drawers, en suite bathroom with copper bath, walk in shower, hand basin and WC.

Bedroom 2: Super king-size brass bedstead.

Bedroom 3: Double bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers.

Bedroom 4: Single bed and chest of drawers.

Bathroom:  Shower room with large walk in shower, hand basin and WC.

Second floor:

Bedroom 5: Exceptionally spacious room with super king-size bed, easy chair, hanging rail and chest of drawers. Views of the garden from the window.

Bedroom 6: King-size bed, chest of drawers, window over-looking the garden and countryside.

Bathroom: Shower room with walk in shower, hand basin and WC.

Detached Orangery: Wonderful glazed garden room with stove, underfloor heating, comfortable chairs, dining table to seat 12 and telescope to gaze at the milky way.

Outside areas: Extremely large enclosed sunny back garden with stunning detached orangery, and garden furniture.  

Parking: Available opposite the house on grassed area for up to 2 cars. 

Heating: Oil central heating throughout. Wood burning stoves in each of the 3 reception rooms. Underfloor heating in the orangery. 

Pets: Up to 3 well-behaved pets welcome at £25.00 per week or part thereof. Please do not leave your pet unattended in the property or allow on furniture. 

Other: Bed linen and towels provided. Free unlimited wifi. Mobile phone signal is poor. The king size beds on the first floor have 1 single duvet per person which is Norwegian style.

 

Features

  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 11
  • 6 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 3 pets allowed
  • Garden/courtyard
  • WiFi internet
  • Bath
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Highchair available
  • Travel cot available
  • Central heating
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Freezer
  • Private parking available
  • 29 miles from a beach
  • 0.1 mile from a pub
  • 2 miles from a shop
  • No smoking

Prices

Reviews

Mrs Ashworth - 5th June 2021

Map

Calendar

June 2021
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
July 2021
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
August 2021
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
September 2021
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
October 2021
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
November 2021
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
December 2021
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
January 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
February 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728   
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
March 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
April 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930     
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
May 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
June 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
July 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
August 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
September 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
October 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
November 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
December 2022
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected

Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras

We've hand-picked a selection of Holiday Extras from trusted partners to make your holiday extra special. When you make your booking, you'll see all the Extras on offer at your chosen property and be able to add them to your holiday. Booking them in advance gives you more time to relax when you arrive, and remember - many of these offers are exclusive so you won’t find them anywhere else.

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Classic Wine Selection

This classic case oozes class and is perfect to give you various flavours from across the globe! Enjoy 2 bottles of each wine to encourage sharing or indulgence...

Normal price
£115.87

Price
£95.50

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Luxury Wine Selection

This 12 bottle case is packed full of wines to blow you away with flavours and complexities all round – a case guaranteed to impress all who get the pleas...

Normal price
£175.87

Price
£131.90

Food & Drink

Sponge 15% off Sponge Cakes

Want to celebrate during your holiday? 15% discount on award winning handmade sponge cakes delivered to your holiday cottage. 

Food & Drink

Spicers of Hythe Ltd 20% discount on Hampers of Distinction

A hamper of distinction from Spicers of Hythe adds a little luxury to any occasion.  We offer 20% off a beautifully presented hamper of gourmet delights...

Food & Drink

Dragonfly Tea 20% off Dragonfly Tea

There’s nothing better than relaxing with a delicious cup of tea on your holiday, so we’re offering you 20% off Dragonfly Tea’s wonderful range. 

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 6 Bottle Celebratory Wine Selection

A true Prosecco lovers case! No excuse is needed for this beautiful selection (so don’t let others tell you any different!). Start with the wonderful flor...

Normal price
£74.93

Price
£61.75

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 6 Bottle Classic Wine Selection

This 6 bottle classic case is perfect for those wanting to try something of everything – carefully selected to incorporate crowd pleasers from across the ...

Normal price
£60.93

Price
£47.95

Travel & Transport

Europcar Car Hire

Europcar, our preferred car hire partner, are offering you great quality UK car hire at affordable prices. With our dedicated offer you will save up to 27%.<...

Food & Drink

Dineindulge Private Chef Service by Dineindulge

Would you be interested in having a private chef cater for you during your stay from as little as £25 per head?  

Access Statement

Access Guide

Property Name: Red Lion House, Alwinton

Property Location: Alwinton, Northumberland, NE65 7BQ

Description:

Pre-arrival & local facilities

The nearest bus stop is: Alwinton (Tues, Thurs, Sat), Rothbury (daily)

The nearest train station is: Alnmouth (31 km)

The nearest petrol station is: Powburn (23km), Morpeth (34km)

The nearest electrical vehicle charging point is: N/A

The nearest food shop is: Star Inn Village Shop, Harbottle (3km)

The nearest pub/restaurant: Rose & Thistle in Alwinton

Mobility equipment hire is: N/A

Arrival & car parking

Type of parking available: Outdoor parking on the green in front of the house

Number of spaces available: minimum 6

For what size car: Large

Parking surface is: Grass

Is the parking level? Yes

Is there good space to unload once parked? Yes

Distance to property from parking: 5-10m

Distance to nearest public parking area: 20m

Is it pay & display? No, free

The width of the path to the property is: 3m

How many steps are there en route to the entrance? None

Main entrance (Side door)

The main entrance door width is: 95cm

Number of steps to the main entrance: One

The height of the key safe is: N/A (meet & greet)

The height of the keyhole is: 100cm

How many other entrances are there to the property? Two

Is the entrance well lit? Yes, both

Living & dining rooms

The flooring is: Wooden

Are there any rugs? Yes

The door widths between these areas are: 85cm

Is there good space between furniture? Yes

Is the furniture moveable or fixed? Moveable

Is the floor level and step free? Yes

Are the light switches set at a lower level for easier access? No (130cm)

Are the electrical sockets set at a higher level for easier access? No

Kitchen

The flooring is: Terracotta tiles

Is the floor level and step free? Yes

The width of the doorways is: 84cm

What height is the worktop to the floor? 93cm

Is the oven set high or low? Low

The fridge height is: 110cm

The freezer height is:110cm

Is crockery stored high or low? High & low

Are the light switches set at a lower level for easier access? No

Are the electrical sockets set at a higher level for easier access? No

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen and if yes, what & where? No

Bedrooms & landings

How many floors does the property have? Three

The number of steps between floors is: 17 steps ground to first floor, 14 steps to second floor

The flooring is: Carpet

Is the flooring level in each bedroom? Yes

The door widths are: 80cm

Bed sizes are: 3 x Super King, 2 x King Size, 1 x Single

Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed? Fixed

Are the light switches set at a lower level for easier access? No

Are the electrical sockets set at a higher level for easier access? Yes

Bathrooms & cloakrooms

Type of flooring: Tiles

Is the flooring level? Yes

Width of the doorways: 75cm

Is there an accessible or adapted WC? No

Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? No

Is there a ground floor WC? Yes

Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? No

Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted? No

Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up? Yes

Outdoor facilities

External areas are:

Is permanent seating provided? Yes

Is there outside lighting? No

Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg edges of steps)? No

Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired? No

Are there barriers to entry into any part of the garden? No

Are there any other hazards (eg ponds, water features)? Yes

General

Is there a landline telephone for guests to use? Yes

If yes, does it accept incoming calls only or incoming & outgoing calls? Yes

Mobile phone reception information: No mobile connection

Closet public telephone: N/A

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? Yes

Can you easily access a light switch in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? Yes

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No

Additional relevant information

Please add further details on any accessibility items or restrictions found at the property: