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Hastings Dairy

Refurbished former farmworker's cottage on the edge of this seaside village. Ideal for small family, welcomes dogs. Close to village amenities and harbour area.

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  • 7 night start day
  • 7 nights from
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  • Gr. Floor bedrooms
  • Bath/Showers
    1 /
  • Pets (Max Pets)
    Yes (2)
  • Parking (Max Cars)
    Yes (1)
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    Situated in the inland area of Seahouses, called North Sunderland, this stone built cottage was used as the Dairy to the original farmhouse, it has been recently reburbished.

    North Sunderland was the original residential area, supporting farming and the grain industry, the houses by the sea which currently form the village of Seahouses, were built later to house the fisher folk who followed the herring fleets as they moved from the harbours of the north towards Tyneside and onward.

    151a Main Street is situated just a 20 minute walk from the shops, pubs, restaurants and harbour area and access to the beaches leading north and south from Seahouses. Dog friendly.
    • Stone built cottage was the Dairy to the original farmhouse
    • Entrance Porch
    • Kitchen diner
    • Round table & 4 chairs
    • Cooker & hob
    • Fridge
    • Dishwasher
    • Selection of cooking utensils, crockery & cutlery
    • Tiled floor
    • Freezer (in under stairs cupboard)
    Situated in the Kitchen, round table and 4 chairs
    • Spacious lounge furnished with a modern appeal
    • Clean crisp lines with an uncluttered feel
    • 2 leather style sofas
    • TV
    • DVD
    • Living flame effect electric fire
    • 1 double bedroom
    • 2 single bedrooms
    • Bedside tables & wardrobes in each bedroom
    • 1 bathroom, large corner bath with shower over, basin and toilet
    • Large southerly facing balcony off double bedroom
    • TV
    • DVD
    • Radio/CD player
    • Large southerly facing balcony off double bedroom room
    • All-weather lounge suite and occasional table
    • Parking for 1 car in shared rear courtyard
    • On street parking also available
    • Bedding (duvets per bed & 2 pillows per person)
    • Bed linen
    • Towels (hand & bath sheet per person)
    • Kitchen towel
    • Tea-towel
    • Oven glove
    • Electricity
    • Central heating
    • Welcome pack: tea, coffee, sugar, milk and a sweet treat
    • K9 welcome pack if you have booked your dog
    • Travel cot
    • Highchair
    • Stairgate
    • Parking for 1 car in shared rear courtyard
    Charges Apply, see options and extras
    • Well behaved dogs welcome (up to 2) @ £25.00 per dog per week or part thereof
    • Dog duvet
    • Plastic dog bed
    • Dog crate medium or large
    • Beach towels
    • 19 Days out in Northumbria guide
    The owners of Hastings Dairy provide:
    • Travel Cot (TC mattress, sorry no bed linen or towels for infant)
    • High Chair
    • Stairgate

    Hastings Dairy welcomes well behaved dogs (up to 2) @ £25.00 per dog per week or part thereof. When you book you will be asked to provide some information about your pet which will aide the owner in ensuring that the property is set up to welcome them.

    A bit of K9 etiquette should be observed during your stay:-

    • Your pet should not be left in the property unattended (unless crated - crates can be hired - see what can be arranged on the main description tab)
    • Your pet should not be allowed in the bedrooms or on furniture
    • On booking for your pet, you are confirming that it is fully up to date on its flea treatment.

    The following can be hired - see charges under Availability > Options and Extras

    • Dog duvet
    • Plastic dog bed
    • Dog crate medium or large

    View and/or download the Stay Northumbria’s

    Northumberland Dog Friendly Pub Guide

    Notes and Conditions:
    • On street parking for 1 car
    • Off road parking for one car to the rear of the property which has a communal car parking area shared with the holiday cottage next door.
    • Accepts 2 well behaved dog@ £25.00 each per week
    • This property can be booked in conjunction with others in the locality for larger groups. See Hastings House *sleeps 10, Railston Cottage sleeps 6. The properties marked * have larger dining areas for everyone to gather.
    • Short Breaks are accepted Monday-Friday; Friday to Monday in low season at 80% of the weekly rate, and are also released where there is availability in high season 30 days prior to arrival date.

    Walking & Amenities:

    • Just a under a mile into the centre of Seahouses on foot, and 3 to Bamburgh
    • Easy access to Seahouses and all its amenities, from the busy harbour where seating is provided so you can while away the hours watching the toings and froings of harbour life, or stretch your legs on the beautiful beaches which run North and South and are ideal for leisurely walks, or
    • Try the 6 mile return beach walk to Bamburgh, or
    • the 14 mile return journey to Newton by the Sea (great pub awaits for the mid walk break).

    Amenities close by:

    • Shops, butchers, bakers (no candlestick maker tho),
    • Pubs & Restaurants,
    • Newsagents,
    • Petrol station,
    • Takeaways (Italian, Indian, Chinese)
    • Harbour where you can leave on excursions to visit the Farne Islands, to see Puffins (May to July), Grey Seals and many other species of birds. The area is popular with birdwatchers and photographers.
    • Grace Darling Museum Bamburgh

    A short drive:

    • Bamburgh Castle (2.5 miles north) sits atop rocky outcrop overlooking the beach,
    • 15 miles south Alnwick Castle and Garden a popular spot for those with green fingers, and Harry Potter fans (the castle was Hogwarts and the site of the quiddich pitch in the 1st two films

    Travel and Access information:


    • Alnmouth for Alnwick station is approx 15 miles south - a mainline station on the North East Coastal line with regular stops from London to Edinburgh
    • Berwick upon Tweed approx 25 miles north - a mainline station on the North East Coastal line with regular stops from London to Edinburgh


    • Buses run by Arriva and Travelsure stop in Seahouses itself the X15 and the X18 services run north and south along the coast from Berwick to Newcastle


    • Newcastle International is approx 50 miles south,
    • Edinburgh Airport is approx 90 miles north
    • Both airports have daily internal flights from a number of UK locations, and international flights on a regular basis.
    • Car hire is available from both airports.


    • Seahouses is situated on Sustrans Coast and Castles Route 1 and is a popular stopping point.

    Check out our Blog for information on nearby villages, events and things do do when holidaying in Northumberland.

    "Fabulous cottage, superb, helpful owner and all round brilliant venue. Many, many thanks."

    Wignall family - Oct 2015

    "A great week. Good accommodation, excellent base for exploring the area - great walks on the beach to Bamburgh and Beadnell. Thank you."

    Embelton/Buttery - Aug 2015

    "We've had a great week with lovely accommodation. The owners are very friendly and helpful. A great base to explore the area."

    The Stewart family - Jul 2015

    "Great holiday. Cottage was well equipped. Lovely, comfy, clean, home from home. PERFECT. Defo recommend."

    The Huggan family - Jul 2015

    "Lovely cottage, Warm and welcoming owners. First rate when we had a problem with the boiler (could not do enough). Thanks. Will recommend family to stay at this cottage with their dogs."

    The Owens - Jul 2015

    "Lovely cottage, have had a great few days. Really enjoyed our long walk to Craster and back. Beautiful area."

    The Bramwells, Lancashire - Jul 2015

    "Very clean and comfortable cottage in a super location for exploring this AONB. A visit to the Farne Islands was the highlight of our stay here. Great to be able to bring our dogs - a super area for them."

    The Snow family, Nottinghamshire - Jun 2015

    "Lovely cottage in great location for exploring the area with the dogs. Willo and Holly especially loved the dog welcome packs!"

    The Innes family and dogs - Jun 2015

    "A beautiful cottage! Perfect for a family holiday. We would definitely recommend here to friends and family. Thank you."

    The Longstaffs - May 2015

    "Found the cottage very clean and comfortable, really enjoyed our stay. Will definitely come to Hastings Dairy again. Doves nesting on the balcony - would have been nice to see them hatch! Thanks."

    Gareth, Alison Jessie, Jessie, Scout the dogs, West Yor - May 2015

    "Very nice cottage - very clean and comfortable. Set in beautiful location within good distance of coastline. Thanks!"

    Tim and Claire, Leeds - May 2015

    "Enjoyed our stay - lovely cottage, beautiful weather, beautiful beaches. Will be back again with dogs Lottie and Bailey!"

    Suzanne and Margaret, North Yorkshire - Apr 2015

    "Many thanks for the lovely accommodation and thoughtful touches e.g. dog biscuits, tea, coffee and great people biscuits!"

    The Hope family, Nottinghamshire - Jan 2015

    "Lovely welcoming and well equipped cottage with all amenities. Ideally located and lots to do. Will definitely come back and stay a week as plenty to do. Thanks again."

    The Maynard family - Nov 2014

    "Lovely clean cottage, we loved staying here. First time at Seahouses and thought it was brilliant. Would recommend location and this cottage."

    The Cunliffe Family, Lancashire - Oct 2014

    "A lovely cottage, lovely welcome with the doggy treats for TJ the dog. Very clean and tidy. Lovely decor. Would definitely come again and recommend to a friend. Thanks."

    The Preston family, Cleethorpes - Oct 2014

    "Very nice cottage. Lovely stay and nice weather. Plenty of room for the dog and a nice yard for him to lay in."

    Mr and Mrs Lenthall + Bentley the dog, Derbyshire - Jul 2014

    "Enjoyable stay in a clean, well-placed cottage. Weather beautiful, had lots of places to visit - wonderful beaches."

    Leather, York - Jun 2014

    "A most enjoyable stay. The cottage is definitely like a home away from home - very clean and comfortable."

    The Bowl family, Dagenham - May 2014

    "The long weekend was very relaxing and the accommodation was excellent. We will definitely look to booking it again."

    G. Davison - Nov 2013

    From: 8th September 2017 - To: 15th September 2017

    7 nights reduced was £495.00.  Excellent value for this lovely stone cottage sleeping upto 4 in 3 bedrooms.  Pets very welcome.  On street parking.  Less than a 10 minute walk into Seahouses.


    Price: £495.00 £425.00