Stornoway is a luxury 3 bedroom house located in the pretty fishing village of Seahouses. Please note I only accept bookings for 5 nights or longer. Stornoway can sleep up to 6 people and is equipped as a luxury family home. The house has full oil central heating, a log burner, Sky HD TV system and internet access. Bed linen and towels are provided.
The sheltered south west facing garden gets sun all day weather permitting and has a large terrace with outdoor furniture. Shops, restaurants and pubs in Seahouses are a 5 minute walk, as is Seahouses Golf Club and the beautiful south beach.
The house has a fully equipped kitchen, including double oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge freezer. The large dining table can seat up to 8 people. The sitting room has 2 sofas and an arm chair and the conservatory, overlooking the back garden can comfortably seat up to 6 people. There is also a downstairs cloakroom and utility room which houses the washing machine and tumble dryer. There is one double bedroom, one twin bedroom and one single bedroom. A further guest can be accommodated on a futon. The bathroom has a heated floor, walk in shower, and large bath. At the front of the house there is off street parking for 2 cars.
You are within driving distance of Alnwick Gardens and Castle (where Harry Potter and Downton Abbey were filmed), Holy Island, Berwick, Dunstanburgh Castle, Warkworth Castle, Low Newton National Trust Village Craster, Dunstanburgh Castle and Edinburgh. For fans of Vera you are within easy driving distance of many scenes.
There are numerous golf courses in the area, diving off The Farne Islands, bird watching, hiking, cycling routes straight from the house and horse riding is available locally. Boat trips in the winter months will allow you to see seal pups on the nearby islands.
This house is suitable for couples and families. Local golf courses have weekend special packages available. There are links courses at Seahouses, Alnmouth and Newton.
We are a 10 minute drive from Newton Hall Wedding Venue and 15 minutes away from Doxford Hall Wedding Venue. We are a short drive from Chillingham Castle.
The area is a bird watchers paradise. There are puffins in Summer on the Farne Islands which are owned by The National Trust. In Winter you can take a boat out to tour the Islands where you can see large colonies of seals.
Holy Island, reached across a tidal road, is the seat of early Christianity in England. St Cuthbert was buried there until his remains had to be rescued from the Vikings. The Island also has huge expanses of beautiful, clean, empty beaches.
Scottish Border towns are within an hour's drive of Seahouses and the magnificent countryside that surrounds the Cheviot Hills is also easily accessible.