- £603 per week
- £86 per night
- 4 Guests
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- 3 Pets
Beds & bedrooms
- Bed linen provided
- 1 double bed
- 1 single bed
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- 1 WC
- Towels provided
- Open fire or woodburner
- Hot tub
- Tennis court
- Private parking
Read the full Access Statement for this property.
Important - Please note
- Bedroom 1 has a standard sized double and Bedroom 2 has a small 4ft double.
- Check in: 7:00pm
- Check out: 9:00am
To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.
Please note: The shared hot tub and Gathering Place are currently unavailable.
Hayloft Cottage is part of the Bamburgh First collection of 17 different dog friendly houses and cottages under the same ownership, with a consistent quality of interior design and attention to detail throughout. The interiors are professionally designed to suit each individual dwelling and the owner has tried to think of everything that will enhance the stay of every guest.
This charming self contained, converted hayloft sleeps 3 or 4 people with a large double and a small double, an open plan living room with a log burner and well equipped kitchen that even has a NutriBullet and pressure cooker. Hayloft is part of the quiet rural hamlet of Dukesfield, which nestles in fields just outside Bamburgh.
There is a shared paddocked area for barbecuing or kids, adults and dogs to run around in and maybe kick a football. There is also a is a shared tennis court and hot tub.
Guests also have access to the Gathering Place which is a renovated large detached old farm building in the courtyard in which there is a Wii and a table tennis table. This space can also be used for dinner parties of up to 24 people with perhaps different dishes being provided by friends or relatives in different cottages. It’s a lovely way to have an inexpensive special dinner party with everyone sharing the work. All the cottages at Dukesfield are usually rented individually by guests seeking a tranquil intimate space to spend with friends and loved ones, but sometimes groups of friends rent more than one or even all the cottages for family gatherings, significant birthdays, golf parties and hen parties.
Netflix is included in all Bamburgh First properties as is a portable Bose Bluetooth speaker easy lighting fire logs and a box of games that include Scrabble, Cluedo and Monopoly. The owner has also provided personal touches such as a sweetie tin, a bottle of wine, a voucher for a pound of the famous Bamburgh Banger sausages and his own list of the top 21 things to do whilst spending a week in the area.
Free golf is provided at the beautiful Bamburgh links hilltop course along with free games of Tennis underneath the castle on the village green. Membership and discounted access to a gym and leisure club is also provided.
Dukesfield is situated a mile from the Budle Bay bird sanctuary and a five minute drive or 20 minute walk from the historic seaside village of Bamburgh where the famous castle towers over miles of sandy beaches to the North and the village green to the West. Bamburgh was recently a finalist in Channel 4’s UK’s Top Village competition. There you will find a lovely selection of shops, pubs, restaurants, tea houses and cafes as well as one of the most scenic golf clubs in Britain which as a guest of Bamburgh First you can play for free any day if there isn’t a competition on. Free games of tennis underneath the castle on the village green are also available, and membership and discounted access to a gym and leisure club is also provided.
The market town of Alnwick with its historic Castle, Alnwick Gardens and the famous Barter Books, is 20 minutes away by car. The Holy Island of Lindisfarne is 25 minutes to the North, and the Cheviot Hills and Northumberland National Park 20 minutes to the West. Seahouses with its boat trips to the Farne Islands is 15 minutes away. Hadrian’s Wall is just under two hours south.
It’s also easy to reach with a short drive all the pretty fishing towns on the coastline, including Craster (home of the Kipper), Newton by the Sea, Alnmouth and Amble with their lovely marinas. Great pubs abound in this area. Shop: 1.4 miles Pub: 1.4 miles
Accommodation on first floor:
Open plan living area with comfortable seating, log burning stove, Smart TV with Netflix. Dining table and chairs for 4 guests.
Kitchen with modern cooker and stylish hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave oven, Nutribullet, handheld blender.
Bedroom 1 with double bed, flat screen TV, bedside drawers, lamps, a vanity console and wardrobe.
Bedroom 2 with small, 4ft double bed, vanity console, hanging space, bedside table and lamp.
Bathroom with bath, handheld shower, washbasin and WC.
Outside: Shared central courtyard with garden furniture and barbecue.
Parking: Parking available outside property.
Heating: Oil central heating.
Also provided: WiFi. Bed linen and towels. BOSE speakers, multi device charger, telephone, CD and DVD player. Starter supply of logs. A range of games, toys, books and DVDs. Travel cot, high chair and baby baths available on request. (Please note: you will need to supply your own mattress and linen for the cot). A weekly maid service and mid-week linen change is available upon request and at an additional cost.
Beau Monde Leisure: The owners of this property have provided all guests (up the the maximum occupancy of your cottage) with VIP membership of the Beau Monde Salon & Spa in Lucker. This membership provides you with access to the facility and discounted rates in the pool and fitness suite (charges apply). Guests are also entitled to a 5% discount on Food at The Apple Inn & Apple Core in Lucker, as well as a 5% discount on treatments at Beau Monde Salon and Spa (subject to availability).
Pets: 3 dogs are welcome @ £25 per pet per week or part thereof. Please note, pets are not allowed on the furniture or left in the property unsupervised.
Notes: This is a no smoking property.
Our first booking with Grace Darling Holidays and won't be our last. Excellent standard of accommodation and staff helpful & informative- any problems were quickly resolved. Will return and recommend to others.