Dairy Cottage

Bamburgh & Holy Island Area, Coastal

  • 5 Star
  • Special offerSave 15% on last-minute bookings starting within 7 days, 10% within 8-14 days.

You can book this property from:

  • £1,252 per week
  • £179 per night
  • 5 Star


Beds & bedrooms

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


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Hot tub
  • Tennis court

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Golf


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Walk-in shower

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


Please note: The shared hot tub and Gathering Place are currently unavailable

Dairy cottage is part of the Bamburgh First collection of 17 different dog friendly houses and cottages under the same ownership with a consistent quality of interior design and attention to detail throughout. The interiors are professionally designed to suit each individual dwelling and the owner has tried to think of everything that will enhance the stay of every guest

Dairy Cottage sleeps up to 6 guests, has a lovely sitting room with a log burner, a well equipped kitchen that even has a NutriBullet and pressure cooker, 3 bedrooms, 2 travertine Bathrooms and its own barbecue patio area.

This charming converted sandstone stable is part of the quiet rural hamlet of Dukesfield, which nestles in fields just outside Bamburgh.

Netflix is included in all Bamburgh First properties as is a portable Bose Bluetooth speaker easy lighting fire logs and a box of games that include Scrabble, Cluedo and Monopoly.  The owner has also provided personal touches such as a sweetie tin, a bottle of wine, a voucher for a pound of the famous Bamburgh Banger sausages and his own list of the top 21 things to do whilst spending a week in the area.

All the cottages at Dukesfield are usually rented individually by guests seeking a tranquil intimate space to spend with friends and loved ones but sometimes groups of friends rent more than one or even all the cottages for family gatherings, significant birthdays, golf parties and hen parties.

There is a paddocked area for kids, adults and dogs to run around in and maybe kick a football, and there is a shared tennis court and hot tub.

Guests also have access to the Gathering Place which is a renovated large detached old farm building in the courtyard in which there is a Wii and a table tennis table.  This space can also be used for dinner parties of up to 24 people with perhaps different dishes being provided by friends or relatives in different cottages.  It’s a lovely way to have an inexpensive special dinner party with everyone sharing the work.

Dukesfield is situated a mile from the Budle Bay bird sanctuary and a 5 minute drive or 20 minute walk from the historic seaside village of Bamburgh where the famous castle towers over miles of sandy beaches to the North and the village green to the West. Bamburgh was a finalist in Channel 4’s UK’s Top Village competition. Guests of Bamburgh First can claim up to two free rounds of golf per property booked at Bamburgh Castle Golf Club - please see below for more information. There you will find a lovely selection of shops, pubs, restaurants, tea houses and cafes as well as one of the most scenic golf clubs in Britain. Free games of Tennis underneath the castle on the village green are also provided to guests of Bamburgh First along with membership and discounted access to a gym and leisure club is also provided.

The market town of Alnwick with its historic (Hogwarts) Castle, Alnwick Gardens and the famous Barter Books, is 20 minutes away by car.  The Holy Island of Lindisfarne is 25 minutes to the North, and the Cheviot Hills and Northumberland National Park 20 minutes to the West.  Seahouses with its boat trips to the Farnes is 15 minutes away.  Hadrian’s Wall is just under two hours south.

It’s also easy to reach, with a short drive, all the pretty fishing towns on the coastline, Craster (home of the Kipper), Newton by the Sea, Alnmouth and Amble with their lovely marinas. Great pubs abound in this area. 

Shop: 1.4 miles Pub: 1 mile


Accommodation on ground floor

Open plan living area with comfortable seating, wood burning stove, Smart TV with Netflix.

Kitchen/dining area with traditional Belfast sink, modern cooker with stylish hob, fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer, Nutribullet, hand held blender. Dining table and seating for up to 6.

Bedroom 1 with super king size bed, flat screen TV, bedside drawers with lamps, a dressing table and large wardrobe. En suite with shower, WC and washbasin.

Bedroom 2 with twin beds, bedside tables with lamps and storage space for clothes.

Bedroom 3 with twin beds, bedside tables with lamps, hanging space and vanity unit.

Bathroom with bath, walk in shower, WC and washbasin.


Garden: Private decked area to the front of the property with outdoor furniture and barbecue. Shared enclosed garden area and interior courtyard with garden furniture and barbecue.

Parking: Parking available.

Heating: Central heating.

Also provided: WiFi. Bed linen and towels. Starter supply of logs. BOSE speakers, multi device charger, CD and DVD player, telephone, range of games, toys, books and DVDs. Travel cot, high chair and baby bath available upon request (please note, we do not supply a mattress or bed linen for the cot).

Bamburgh Castle Golf Club: The golf offer entitles you to one free round for two players, or two free rounds for one player. Offer is valid every day excluding Saturdays and game days. Please call us in advance of your booking to arrange. Only valid until June 2021.

Beau Monde Leisure: The owners of this property have provided all guests (up to the maximum occupancy of your cottage) with VIP membership of the Beau Monde Salon & Spa in Lucker. This membership provides you with access to the facility and discounted rates in the pool and fitness suite (charges apply). Guests are also entitled to a 5% discount on Food at The Apple Inn & Apple Core in Lucker, as well as a 5% discount on treatments at Beau Monde Salon and Spa (subject to availability).

Pets: 3 dogs are welcome @ £25 per pet per week or part thereof. Please note, pets are not allowed on the furniture or left in the property unsupervised. 

Notes: This is a no smoking property.


Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

The nearest bus stop is: 1.4 miles
The nearest train station is: Alnmouth 21 miles / Berwick 19 miles
The nearest food shop is: Bamburgh, 1.4 miles
The nearest pub/restaurant is: Bamburgh, 1.4 miles
The nearest petrol station is: Purdy Lodge, 5.4 miles
Mobility equipment hire: Berwick, 24.4 miles

Arrival and car parking
Type of parking available: Off road
For what sized cars: Any
Good space to unload once parked: Yes
Number of spaces available: 1
The parking surface is: Tarmac
Distance to the property from the parking: 1 m
Is the parking level: Yes
Distance to nearest parking area: N/A
Is it pay and display: N/A
The width of the path to the property: Not restricted
How many steps are there en-route to the entrance: 2

Main Entrance
How many entrances are there: 2
The door width: Standard
Door heights: Standard
Keyhole heights: Standard
How many steps to the entrance: 2 steps onto decking none at door, 1 at other entrance

Living and Dining rooms
The flooring is: Wood
The door widths are: Standard
Is there good space between the furniture: Yes
Is the furniture movable or fixed: Moveable

The flooring is: Wood
The door widths are: Open plan so not applicable
The worktop height is: 90cm
Is the oven set high or low: Low
The fridge height is: Full height
The freezer height is: Full height
Is crockery stored high or low: Low
Is any equipment stored externally: No

Bedroom and landings
How many floors does the property have: 1
The number of steps between floors: 2 small steps in hallway
The flooring is: Wood
The door widths are: Standard
Bed sizes: 2 twin, 1 super king
Is the bedroom furniture movable or fixed: Moveable

Bathrooms and cloakrooms
The door widths are: Standard
Is there an accessible or adapted WC: No
Is there an accessible or adapted bath/shower: No
Is there a ground floor WC: Yes
Is there a ground floor bath or shower room: Yes
Does the bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted: No
Is there any shower where access is level rather than having a step: No
The flooring is : Tile

Outdoor facilities
External areas are: There is a shared courtyard and grass paddock and private decking area for this property
Outdoor furniture: Yes, dining set and BBQ on decking
Outside lighting: Yes
Is there colour contrast on surfaces (eg white on edge of steps): No
Aid for visually/mobility impaired guest: No
Is the outdoor space enclosed: Yes, grassed paddock
Any hazards (such as ponds, water features or steep areas): No

Is there a landline for guests in use: Yes
Mobile reception details: Generally ok for major networks
Are electrical sockets accessible without moving furniture: Yes
Are electrical sockets generally set high or low: Low
Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or visually impaired guests: No
Any other information: There is a shared games room in the courtyard. There is also a shared hot tub in the paddock.