Self catering at Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage Bamburgh in Northumberland
More about Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage
Ideal base for a family holiday...set between the Cheviots and the sea
Tucked away in a peaceful and secluded village setting, these five comfortably furnished holiday cottages are set in an idyllic location, only 5 miles from the spectacular Bamburgh Castle and one of the longest sandy beaches in England, and within a few minutes’ drive of Seahouses, where regular boat trips depart for the Farne Islands. Between the Cheviots and the sea, there is easy touring through the beautiful countryside with its numerous castles, stately homes and NT properties. Furnished to a high standard, and close to the owners’ home, Fordson offers single-storey accommodation and Ferguson is a detached two-storey cottage. The Mill House stands as a detached converted barn, with Waren View and The Granary Cottage forming an adjoining pair. This is an ideal choice for family holidays, with use of a very pleasant lawned area by a stream where visitors can enjoy barbecues. There is also shared use of the owners’ hard tennis court nearby.
Warenford Village serves as an excellent base from which to discover Northumberland and the Scottish border country. Just 4 miles distant lies Budle Bay, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, as well as an SSSI, with the ancient walled town of Berwick-upon-Tweed (15 miles) and the Duchess of Northumberland’s ornamental gardens a short drive away. Created to rival the best in Europe, the gardens are contemporary in design and include waterfalls and cascading plumes set within landscaped grounds with themed planted areas. Also sure to delight both young and old alike is a visit to neighbouring Alnwick Castle, which served as the location for the Harry Potter films. Home of the Percy family, it stands as the second largest inhabited castle in England after Windsor Castle, with some of its rooms open to the public and displaying a wealth of decorative and fine art.
Within easy reach, too, is Holy Island – renowned for its medieval religious heritage, priory and picturesque castle – and also known by its Anglo-Saxon name of Lindisfarne. Accessed by a paved causeway at low tide, the island is popular with bird-watchers and nature lovers, with the north-western portion of the island being maintained as a nature reserve, where terns, plovers and seals can be observed. Whilst on the island, a trip to The Museum of Island Life will reveal former living and working conditions there, and St Aidan’s Winery tempts visitors with its sweet concoction of local Lindisfarne Mead.
There are quiet country lanes for cycling and several excellent golf courses nearby, as well as a selection of shops in Belford (3 miles) and good inns and restaurants in which to enjoy a family meal locally – the nearest pub with restaurant being just 30 yards.
Guests may relax in our recently developed indoor swimming pool and sauna or work out in the gym, built close to the cottages. Shop/24-hr garage 1 mile.
We have the following details listed regarding Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage accommodation accessibility but we would recommend that you always confirm these prior to booking with the owner or operator.
Close to Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage
Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage is a great base to explore the wonders of Northumberland and you will find plenty of activities near by.
Finding Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage
Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage is at Bamburgh, Northumberland. Check out the map below for directions, use the controls to zoom in.
Selected Customer Comments about Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage at Bamburgh
"The house was very comfortable and well equipped. It was in a great location, in a quiet village but not far from the A1. May 2010."
"Well furnished but bedrooms a bit small. Oct 2009."
"Very pleased with the cottage and complex and in particlular the pool and gym facilities. Oct 2009."
"Property was beautiful conversion: well presented, well stocked and spacious downstairs. The bedrooms were a different proposition especially for five adults. A second toilet would have been beneficial. The use of a pool and the magnificence of the countr"
"Clean and tidy with all necessary mod cons. July 2010."
Please note that this is feedback provided about the property and accommodation either direct to Find Cottage Holidays or through the holiday operator. This information is intended as a guide only and we can not accept responsibility for any inaccurate, misleading or incomplete information about the property and its facilities or services.
Have Your Say....review or comment on Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage
Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage has a 3 star rating, do you agree?
If you have stayed at Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage why not add your thoughts, comments, pictures to our Facebook page? Don't forget to add the name/town/page link to your comment so its attributed to the correct place. Please keep it polite, we are sensitive souls!
Fully booked or not what you are looking for?
If Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage in Northumberland is booked when you wish to go there or is not quite what you are looking for then don't fear, there are plenty of other self catering cottages, apartments and lodges available in Bamburgh and the surrounding area. Start your search right here:
- Self catering cottages and apartments in Bamburgh
- Self catering cottages and apartments in Northumberland
- Self catering cottages and apartments in North East England
Find Cottage Holidays and our Holiday Partners
Find Cottage Holidays works closely with independent cottage owners and leading holiday travel operators to provide you the widest choice of self catering accommodation across England. Warenford Cottages - The Granary Cottage in Northumberland is available through: Cottages com.
Established over 30 years ago, English Country Cottages provides superior cottages to rent that rarely disappoint. Importantly, they are part of The Hoseasons Group which is a member of ABTA.
Where to go, what to see, what to do...
If you are heading to Northumberland then check out our guides to local holiday attractions, gardens to visit and county shows to see.
Weekend breaks, short breaks, holidays
We have thousands of holiday cottages, apartments and lodges for you to choose and are just perfect for a quick get-away or your summer holiday.
Inspiration, discounts & offers
Check our our blog for some great holiday ideas and the latest deals and special offers from our holiday partners.