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Jenny's Cottage Coastal Cottage in Alnmouth, Northumberland

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sleeps 2
1 room
1 bathroom

Jenny's Cottage Coastal Cottage description

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Jenny's Cottage is a stone built cottage on a working farm situated two miles from the village of Alnmouth, four miles from Alnwick in Northumberland. This 'upside down' cottage has a ground floor bedroom with a king size four poster bed and en-suite bathroom. The cottage also has a first floor open plan living area with a kitchen, a dining and a sitting area. Outside, this cottage has off road parking. Jenny's Cottage is a perfect romantic retreat and for those that wish to explore this part of Northumberland.

Popular with golfers and with people seeking a peaceful retreat of a holiday, Alnmouth is a delightful resort four miles from Alnwick in an easterly direction. Situated on a thin spit of land between the River Aln and the North Sea, Alnmouth started life as the port for Alnwick. The area is now one of unspoiled beauty, which also offers a great choice of pubs, restaurants and shops, a splendid links golf course, and some superb river fishing. The area is also home to many miles of fabulous beaches and sand dunes for hours of rewarding and relaxing seaside holiday time.

Northumberland is a heady combination of fishing villages, market towns, sandy beaches, magnificent castles and historic Hadrian's Wall, tied together by beautiful countryside and abundant wildlife.

Oil central heating. Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio. Free use of washing machine and tumble dryer in separate, shared utility room in adjoining building. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking. Storage for cycles. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops and pubs 2 miles. Note: The spiral staircase makes this property unsuitable for the infirm. Note: Short breaks available all year.


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  • Linen provided
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  • Towels provided
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  • Washing machine

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Mr White
October 2015
Lovely area to explore, comfortable king size bed, friendly owners, very enjoyable break. Thank you.
Mrs Arman
June 2016
This is a lovely cosy cottage. It is well set out and everything we needed. The owner was welcoming but not intrusive.
Mr Platt
April 2016
This is a great location, a lovely accommodation, warm and cosy with a friendly and helpful host.
Mr Hammond
September 2015
An amazing cottage with a superb view! The owner Dorothy could not have been more helpful. We will definitely be going again.
Mr Norton
September 2015
Northumberland is outstanding with interesting places to visit. Our hosts and accommodation were excellent with good parking facilities.
Mrs Roebuck
September 2015
The Cottage was wonderful, couldn't have asked for better, it wasn't far to get to many of the local attractions.
Mr Munoz
February 2016
Peaceful tranquil with superb views. Transport access was brilliant.
Mrs Richards
March 2015
Both the cottage, setting and owners were lovely. A very restorative break.
Mr Brown
January 2015
Beautiful cottage, fantastic views, friendly owner and a lovely area with plenty to do.
Miss Jewett
December 2014
Had a very traditional feel to the cottage, the bath was amazing as were the views.
Mr Lias
October 2014
Everything was excellent, the owners were also extremely friendly and helpful. I highly recommend Jenny's Cottage.
Mr Lockwood
December 2014
A lovely place to stay. In a great location and a warm, cosy cottage.
Mr Burling
September 2014
The property had a good sea view and was close to Alnmouth Alnwick. It had good parking and the jacuzzi was very good.
Mrs Pearson
September 2014
Amazing place, beautiful property in a great location for exploring.
Mr Bartlett
August 2014
Very nice place to stay. Comfortable, clean and in a beautiful location.
Mr Wheatley
July 2014
The property was in a very nice area and the owner was very helpful.
Mr Kennedy
March 2014
Liked the location of the accommodation away from the town, the outlook from the sitting room over the fields to the North Sea. There was easy access to the coast and amenities in Alnwick and elsewhere in Northumberland.
Mrs Pearson
August 2014
Friendly owners, beautiful property with fantastic views. Great location in the country but close to everything you need!
Mr Stewart
July 2014
Perfect size for 2 of us, with an amazing view.
Ms Long
January 2014
Jenny's cottages is wonderful, very cosy and stylish. The owners were so friendly and helpful.
Mrs Prevett
September 2014
Jenny's Cottage is superb. Very comfortable - especially the bed. Beautiful views over to the sea. Very quiet. We just loved the spectacular coast and countryside. Plenty to do and see including boat trip to the Farne Islands, Hadrians Wall and Druridge Bay. Thursday lunchtimes, go to Druridge Bay visitor centre to hear an informal demonstration of the Northumbrian Small Pipes.
Mr Ward
December 2013
Area and scenery, quiet location of the cottage, yet was not far from local amenities. Lots to history to look at.
Mr Benstead
June 2014
Fantastic stay despite varying weather. Excellent view from Jenny's cottage, very cosy and well equipped accommodation and plenty of parking. Made very welcome on arrival and help was always on hand if needed. Loads to see and do in the adjacent area.
Mr Tebbutt
August 2013
Lovely and peaceful accommodation.
Mr Wilkinson
August 2013
Enjoyed the peacefulness, and the view from the cottage was wonderful.
Mrs Higginbotham
July 2014
A high standard of accommodation with a friendly and helpful owner on site. A lovely view, lots to see locally.
Mr Kendall
March 2013
We received a very warm welcome on our arrival and despite freezing temperatures the cottage was invitingly warm. Everything is finished to a very high standard and there is a wonderful view from the top window. We'll be back.
Mr Miller
November 2012
The very best accommodation and well placed for visits to all attractions. The very best of properties. All round first class.
Ms Eichler
October 2012
Location near coast and things to do: Alnwick Castle and Garden; Barter Books; Dunstanburgh Castle; seaside walks. The decor was lovely, the views over fields to the sea were gorgeous and the place was clean. The owners very friendly and helpful.
Ms Moore
August 2012
We had a wonderful time - the cottage was perfect and the owners lovely and helpful. We will definitely go back.
Mrs Clark
September 2012
Very comfortable bed. Good location with great view from upstairs window. Owner was most helpful.
Ms Moore
March 2012
We had a fantastic time. The cottage was wonderful and the owners were so friendly and helpful. We will definitely be returning as soon as possible.
Miss Hepworth
January 2012
Beautiful cosy cottage with everything you need for a relaxing stay. The cottage is set in beautiful surroundings with stunning views from upstairs.
Mr Phillipson
March 2012
Lovely location - quiet and secluded. The property is cosy comfortable, everything there for a really good stay. Northumberland is a really beautiful county!
Mrs Sands
November 2011
The cottage was completely out of the way and quiet, but everywhere was in easy reach. The cottage was lovely, and the owner was very friendly. We had a lovely weekend - thanks very much
Mr Tulloch
October 2011
The location was excellent, overlooking the fields above Alnmouth and out to the sea. It was quiet and peaceful, and the owners were friendly, helpful but unobtrusive. It was within easy reach of a variety of interesting sites and walking areas. The accommodation itself was very comfortable and relaxing to be in.
Mrs Melville
June 2011
The location was fantastic and the views from the lounge breathtaking. The cottage was extremely comfortable and fulfilled all expectations.
Miss Buchanan
March 2011
It was lovely and quiet on the farm and the area was beautiful. The cottage had great views over the beach at Alnmouth which was a real bonus. The owners were very welcoming and friendly.
Mr Phillips
July 2011
The position of the cottage was excellent. The sitting room looked out to beautiful Alnmouth. Very quiet.
Mr Davies
July 2011
The perfect place to go and relax, and use as a centre from which to explore Northumberland.
Mr Fittes
May 2011
Excellent house. Excellent location for exploring the region. Very friendly hosts.
Mr Ferrini
November 2010
We enjoyed the peace and quiet. Owner helpful but not intrusive. Beautiful views, close to many interesting locations.
Miss Mollard
August 2010
A visit to Bamburgh Castle is definitely worth the money.
Mrs Curtis
December 2009
Overall the cottage was a delight.
Mr Davies
July 2010
Beautiful location with lovely views to Alnmouth and the sea. A very well appointed cottage, and the owners were very friendly and helpful but not at all intrusive. An excellent base for exploring the surrounding area. A totally relaxing week and we will definitely return here.
Mr Mrs Smith
October 2009
The owners were friendly and made us feel very welcome. The cottage was warm and cosy and certainly came up to expectations. Location was excellent. We did enjoy our stay there and would recommend it to friends.
Mr Plaice
January 2010
Perfect location for a get away stay. Lots of places to see and great places to eat out.
Mr Thrush
August 2009
Very pleased with the accommodation.
Mr Ivey
September 2009
Very comfortable and cozy little apartment built in a converted barn with a fabulous view over the fields to the sea. Well equipped, excellent decor, and well heated with easy access to Alnwick and Almouth
Mr Lovesy
October 2009
Very relaxing area and the cottage was more than we expected.
Mr Mrs Rodda
June 2009
Wonderful location. Peaceful and private with stunning views from the upstairs sitting room.
Mrs Jones
May 2009
Excellent base for exploring Alnwick and North East coast. A visit to Holy Island and Farne Islands is a must.
Mr Fyall
March 2009
Great location to explore Northumberland and a lovely, cosy, comfortable cottage to return to at night! Jenny's cottage is a rural retreat that I would certainly recommend.
Mr Mrs Paine
May 2009
Laundry facilities very useful. Very convenient for miles of superb beaches and historical sites (too many to visit in one week).
Mr Winter
March 2009
We loved everything about our holiday at Jenny's Cottage, we would definitely recommend it to anyone wanting a nice peaceful or even romantic holiday.
Mr Jackson
August 2009
Lovely property, the king size 4 poster bed was a real treat!
Mr Horton
June 2009
The modern design of the barn conversion and the lounge upstairs gave us great views from the sofa right across the fields to the sea. We could also watch the Barn Owls catching prey in the field from our seat. Good location for all the must-see visitor attractions.
Mr Boyd
August 2009
We were delighted with the friendliness of the owners of the cottage, and the people of Northumbria. Such a friendly area, very tidy, pretty and well looked after. There was lovely clean beaches nearby with beautiful golden sands.
Mrs Chester
February 2009
Excellent accommodation in a fantastic position. Very warm and welcoming after long days walking in freezing conditions.
Mrs Sparrow
May 2009
Excellent location for so many delightful places to visit. Excellent throughout.
Miss Mccarthy
March 2008
An excellent stay all in all.
Mr Martin
April 2008
Great facilities in the cottage. Great Views. Very nice owners.
Mr Mrs Woodward
January 2008
We had our honeymoon here and it was perfect.
Mr Myers
November 2007
An excellent property in every way. It was very peaceful with beautiful views. We will probably return and have no hesitation in recommending this accommodation to friends.
Mr Toogood
December 2007
Excellent peaceful retreat. Would definitely visit again.
Mr West
June 2008
Excellent accommodation in a beautiful part of the country. Nice and quiet - which is what we wanted.
Mr Heron
April 2007
Lovely location, great views, no hassle from anyone. The property is very well designed and laid out.
Mrs Glazebrook
December 2007
We were able to relax in the beautiful, peaceful surroundings.
Mrs Dodson
March 2007
The location is superb, along with the standard of accommodation. The owners are very friendly and always available if needed. We hope to return soon!
Ms Hirons
March 2007
A beautiful cottage, lovely location and very romantic.
Mrs Cummings
January 2007
Nothing was too much trouble for the owners. Very, very helpful yet un-obtrusive. Fantastic cottage in superb location. Having worked in the travel industry for 23 years I cannot recommend the cottage and the owners highly enough. Thank you !
Mrs Hugill
November 2006
A lovely, peaceful, relaxing break in a cosy, comfortable romantic cottage for 2, plus great food at the Oaks Hotel in Alnwick.
Mr Good
March 2006
The accommodation was excellent, with unsurpressed views of the coastline. The sudden fall of snow enhanced the near perfect relaxed atmosphere. Well worth a second visit.
Mr Hall
April 2006
We had a wonderful time in a special cottage with a great location.
Mr Mrs Burns
March 2006
Everything was wonderful. The accommodation was to an excellent standard, and the owners were totally unintrusive. The views were spectacular. We wish we could have stayed longer and would not hesitate to return. We've already recommended it to friends and family.
Miss Oxtoby
March 2006
An absolutely fabulous location, gorgeous accomodation and lovely people. Definitely a well-earned rest. We felt completely pampered and away from it all. We can't wait to go back, perhaps for a bit longer this time.
Mr Cooke
February 2006
The cottage was a perfect setting for a relaxing break. The views across the fields to the coast are stunning. The furniture and fittings were of very high quality and the bed was fabulously comfy. It was a great location from which to explore the beautiful Northumbrian coastline and the lovely towns and villages. We enjoyed some superb local food and beers.
Mrs Jackson
April 2006
The owners left us alone for the weekend, but were on hand if we had any queries - just as we like it! There was nothing that we didn't like about either the holiday or the property.
Dr Newnham
August 2006
A good location, close to Alnmouth and fantastic sandy beaches, and also in a good position for exploring further afield. The design of the cottage with the living room upstairs to make the most of a lovely view was good. The cottage was very clean, and the four poster bed rather quirky! The microwave and dishwasher were definite plusses. Plenty of car-parking space.
Mr Gibson
August 2006
Magnificent sea views from the living room. Luxiourious jacuzzi - reviving after blustery coastal walks. Friendly, approachable, helpful but not intrusive owners. Cosy accommodation that was pleasent to relax in at the end of the day.
Mrs Tricker
June 2006
The Saddle Hotel Grill and Red Lion in Alnmouth both serve excellent food. A nice, relaxing and peaceful holiday. The accommodation was excellent.
Mr Wilcox
January 2006
The cottage had a wonderful view of the coast and was very cosy. We even had Christmas decorations and holly! A wonderful holiday with plenty to see and do within easy reach. We really hoped we would get snowed in and have to stay for longer.
Mrs Watson
November 2005
The accommodation was excellent and the setting and surroundings lovely. We had a very relaxing much needed break, it was ideal. Thank you.
Miss Patterson
February 2005
Very welcoming, peaceful and romantic setting. Red Lion pub in Alnmouth is lovely for evening meals.
Mrs Hewitson
October 2005
For anyone who has never experienced Northuberland's hospitality and stunning beauty, then this is the perfect place to start.
Miss Davies
December 2004
The amazing views from the cottage
Mr Clegg
March 2005
Everything was just perfect - this is an ideal getaway for a romantic weekend - wonderful views - excellent facilities. Hope to be back.
Mr Mrs Winter
December 2004
Our stay at Jenny's Cottage was fabulous, the views from the lounge window were fantastic we will be returning in the future.
Mrs Clark
December 2004
Excellent retreat for couples. Peaceful and scenic.
Mrs Chandler
June 2005
Cottage was excellent, great to relax in, with wonderful views. Area has lots to do and see, with a daily walk along Alnmouth's great beach a must! Would certainly recommend, we hope to go back again.
Mr West
December 2004
Jenny's cottage is an excellent little cottage for couples to relax and unwind. It was everything the brochure said it would be and more. I would highly recommend this to any couples thinking of getting away from it all and unwinding in nice peaceful surroundings, even if the weather is not too good. Looking forward to going back again soon.
Mrs Baldwin
December 2004
Lovely cottage,great views from lounge window,clean and well equipped.Alnwick and Bamburgh castles both very impressive and well worth visiting.Good restaurant at Newton on the Moor called The Cook and Barker,delicious food.
Mr Mrs Booth
December 2004
Exceptional property with a great host. Owners friendly helpful.
Mr Jones
December 2004
Amazing cottage - Great views over the sea, very secluded. Very cosy and tasteful decor throughout the cottage. Friendly proprietor.Highly Recommended !!!
Mr Beale
December 2004
Beautiful relaxing property.
Mr Phillips
December 2004
Excellent views across fields to the sea from lovely upstairs lounge.Excellent weather!
Mr Bonny
December 2004
Friendly people, miles of empty sandy beaches and empty roads too - great!
Mrs Maher
December 2004
The gardens at Alnwick Castle are worth the trip up alone. Absolutely fabulous.
Mr Croft
December 2004
The jacuzzi bath was great for relaxing after a days walking.
September 2014
Very pleased to have found the property. Lovely location and nicely set up for a couple. Well designed for occupants to take advantage of the wonderful views. Quirky in a nice way and perfectly compact without being cramped.
Mrs Coning
December 2004
The accommodation was excellent. It was an excellent base in which to discover more of Northumbria. The Schooner in Alnmouth served good food. Copperfields in Alnwick did good home cooking.
Mrs Macdonald
December 2004
Complete seclusion.
Mrs Sawyer
December 2004
The property was by far the most comfortable and clean property we have stayed in to date and the furniture and fittings were the icing on the cake! The owners of the property went out of their way to be helpful.The beaches in the area were stunning, and the Alnwick gardens were quite spectacular.
February 2014
Accommodation was fantastic it was faultless. The owners are very friendly. The surrounding area and the views make it all worthwhile visiting Northumberland. We were very lucky that the weather was good to us in February. I would recommend visiting here without a doubt.
December 2011
Had a fantastic relaxing weekend, despite the grey Sunday! The cottage was spotless and extremely comfortable. Would love to return in the Spring
December 2012
Cottage was spotless and very romantic - lovely modern decor, gorgeous four-poster bed. Even nicer than it looks in the photos. Great location for exploring the area - we walked on the beach, went to alnwick Castle and Gardens (inc the Treehouse restaurant!), Dunstanburgh Castle, Barter books...all within a ten-fifteen minute drive. Friendly, helpful owners. Will be recommending to friends and family who want to explore Northumberland.
August 2011
Absolutely perfect place to stay if you are visiting Northumberland and this cottage offers fantastic views, great location and very comfortable relaxing surroundings. To be able to sit in the evening and watch an owl hunting in the adjacent field whilst the sunsets over alnmouth is idyllic. Alnmouth is an easy stroll for walkers of around 2 miles or a quick trip in the car, with good parking near the boat yard or all day on the common next to the beach. We could not fault this cottage as it has everything you need for a relaxing break and the owners are onhand if required. Best night sleeps we have had for a while and we just loved the peace and quiet. This is definitely on our list for a revisit at some stage.
June 2011
Absolutely perfect place to stay if you are visiting Northumberland and this cottage offers fantastic views, great location and very comfortable relaxing surroundings. To be able to sit in the evening and watch an owl hunting in the adjacent field whilst the sunsets over Alnmouth is idyllic. Alnmouth is an easy stroll for walkers of around 2 miles or a quick trip in the car, with good parking near the boat yard or all day on the common next to the beach. Like the other reviews we cannot fault this cottage as it has everything you need for a relaxing break and the owners are onhand if required. Best night sleeps we have had for a while and we just loved the peace and quiet. This is definitely on our list for a revisit at some stage.
September 2010
We picked Jenny's Cottage off the internet, and are so glad we did. Situated on a working farm, it is easily accessible from the a1, and only a short drive into alnmouth or alnwick - perfect for exploring all the properties and gardens in the surrounding area. The cottage itself is very well appointed, with living space/kitchen on the first floor, accessed by a spiral staircase, and bedroom/bathroom on the ground. The view from the first floor window is across the fields to alnmouth and the sea - couldn't be better ! The owners live in the farmhouse across the courtyard, and were extremely friendly and helpful, without being at all intrusive. We will definitely be returning !
Brian Horton
December 2009
On a working farm, this is one of three 2 storey cottages converted from a barn (they also have other cottages and Bed and breakfast in their adjacent farmhouse. Our cottage had a four poster bed and bathroom on the ground floor and a lounge/diner/kitchen in a modern open-plan layout(well designed by the owner) We had a great view of the sea across the fields and were able to watch the resident barn owl hunting over the field. We booked there to be near Alnwick Garden and to be able to birdwatch on the farne islands and Lindisfarne. It was ideal for this and we had perfect sunny weather all week! Only possible problem for less abled perople is the spiral staircase, but the adjacent unit had a proper staircase-as maybe the others do too-so ask before booking. Not a problem for us. We would recommend.
December 2009
this was the second time we have stayed at jenny's cottage and both times we found it to be very clean and tidy, the senery is idealic this is a nice quiet place to relax the owner's are very helpful if I was to have one critisism it would be that there should be a small freezer in the cottage for those staying upto a week other than that it's the perfect holiday and would recommend to anyone. We hope to return there again in the future.
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