Old Schoolhouse

Bamburgh & Holy Island Area, Coastal

You can book this property from:

  • £581 per week
  • £83 per night
  • 6 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Pet
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • WiFi
  • Private Parking

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 1 single bed
  • 4 single Zip&Link beds

Kitchen

  • Washing machine
  • Freezer

Bathrooms

  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower

Families

  • Travel cot
  • Highchair

Special Features

  • Welcome pack

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

Outdoors

  • Garden, courtyard or patio

Accessibility

  • Walk-in shower

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 16:00
  • Check out: 10:00
  • As some bedrooms at this property offer flexible bed configurations (see property description) please ensure you state your preferences in the booking note field of the website booking page so that the housekeeper can prepare the property for your arrival.

Description

Fantastic location, right in the heart of Bamburgh Village, literally minutes walk to the Castle, vast expanse of beach, and the village amenities. Formerly this was the old Boys School, which is now fully renovated into two properties.

The upper property is now a comfortable welcoming holiday home designed over the 1st and 2nd floors of the property. Offering 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a lounge diner, and separate kitchen.

Entrance

  • Fantastic location, right in the heart of Bamburgh Village,
  • Formerly this was the old Boys School, which is now fully renovated into two properties
  • This upper property is now a comfortable welcoming holiday home designed over the 1st and 2nd floors
  • Reached by an external staircase from the rear courtyard
  • Entrance door is at 1st floor level, hallway leading to 2 main reception rooms
  • Parking off road for 2 vehicles

Kitchen

  • 1st floor kitchen
  • Electric cooker
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Breakfast table
  • Belfast sink
  • Hand made storage cupboards
  • Good quality cookware, dining ware and glasses
  • Ample food storage space
  • Washing machine in shower room

Dining area

  • Dining table and chairs situatedin the lounge
  • Electric stove effect fire set in the stone inglenook

Lounge

  • Lounge with comfy sofa's
  • Wi-fi
  • Flat screen TV
  • DVD
  • Portable CD player
  • Dining table and chairs
  • Electric stove effect fire set in the stone inglenook

Bedrooms & bathrooms

First floor:

  • Shower room with wc & whb
  • Shower is mains fed and thermostatically controlled
  • Washing machine

Second floor:

  • Bedroom 1 has a kingsize double bed, and a single bed, built in wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside tables
  • Bedroom 2 has a Super kingsize bed (which can be set up as 2 singles) and a separate single bed, built in wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside tables
  • Main bathroom - bath with handheld shower, wc and whb

Entertainment

  • Wi-fi
  • Flat screen TV
  • DVD
  • Portable CD player
  • Books and games

Outside Facilities

  • Courtyard (not enclosed)
  • Table and chairs
  • Planting and gravelled area
  • Parking off road for 2 vehicles in the courtyard.
  • This area is not gated

What's included at the Old Schoolhouse

  • All bedding, bed linen and towels
  • Flexible bed make please state requirements on booking
  • Electricity
  • Central heating fuel
  • Wi-fi (unlimited)
  • Outside courtyard with table and chairs, lush planting, and gravelled area, also offering off road for 2 vehicles (note this area is not gated)

What can be arranged @ Old Schoolhouse

Charges apply see options & extras​

  • Well behaved dogs welcome (up to 2) @ £25.00 per dog per week or part thereof
  • Travel cot (no linen supplied)
  • High chair

Children's Facilities

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

  • Travel cot - note no linen is supplied for travel cots
  • A high chair

Bringing your Dog on Holiday

Old School House welcomes a well behaved dogs (up to 2) @£25 each 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 & Extras

  • Dog duvet
  • Plastic dog bed
  • Dog crate medium or large please state at time of booking

Special Notes & Conditions

  • The Old School House is situated a stone's throw from the splendid Bamburgh Castle, and less than a mile from Bamburgh Castle Golf Club.
  • The flexible bedroom configuration and the property’s close proximity to a number of good local pubs and eateries makes it ideal for families and extended families, or 4 singles or 2 couples particularly those whose interests include golfing, walking, birdwatching and photography etc.
  • Dogs are accepted at the Old Schoolhouse @ £25 per pet per week or part thereof

Location

Located in the centre of Bamburgh village, walking distance to:
Bamburgh Garden (village shop)
Wynding Well (village shop & coffee stop)
Copper Kettle Gift Shop
Copper Kettle Cafe
The Pantry (delicatessen & takeaway sandwiches)
Carter's award winning butchers
Grace Darling Museum
Blacketts Gift Shop

Pubs/restaurants:

The Lord Crewe & Lady Crewe Tea Room
The Castle Inn
The Victoria
The Potted Lobster
The Mizen

The cottage is only a 5 minute walk to the Castle and beaches beyond.



Travel and Access information:

Trains:

  • 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

Bus:

  • 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

Airport:

  • 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.

Cycling:

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

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