Castle Point Cottage, Craster

Craster & Embleton Area, Coastal

  • A delightful cottage in a quiet seaside village

You can book this property from:

  • £602 per week
  • £86 per night


Beds & bedrooms

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


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack
  • Harbour views
  • Sea or coastal views
  • No mobile signal

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Golf


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Private parking

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.


Castle Point Cottage with it's stunning sea views, is a delightful property in the heart of the traditional fishing village of Craster, famous for the local delicacy, the Craster Kipper. Craster is a delightful fishing village ideal for those who want to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life.

Enjoy coastal walks right from the doorstep, towards Dunstanburgh Castle and Embleton Bay, or towards Howick. This house has fantastic views of Craster and towards Dunstanburgh Castle. Shop: 3.2 miles (Coffee shop in Craster sells basic supplies. Pub: 0.1 miles

Accommodation over 3 floors

Ground floor:

Living area with comfortable seating, TV with Freeview and DVD, multi-fuel wood burning stove.

Kitchen  with electric oven and hob, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine and a dining table to seat 6. Cookware and kitchen utensils.

First floor:

Bedroom 1 with kingsize bed and sea views.

Bedroom 2 with twin beds and sea views.

Bathroom with shower over bath, WC and washbasin.

Second floor:

At the top of the house is a second sitting room with amazing views of Dunstanburgh Castle and the sea, with sofa, arm chair, TV and DVD.

Garden: Large grassed garden (not enclosed).

Parking: Designated parking space.

Heating: Oil central heating.

Also provided: WiFi, landline. Bed linen and towels provided. Hairdryer. Iron and ironing board. Travel cot and high chair available on request (please note, we do not supply a mattress or bed linen for the cot).

Pets: Sorry, pets are not welcome.

Notes: This is a no smoking property. Poor mobile signal in village - landline and WiFi provided in the house.


Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement


Pre-arrival and local facilities:
The nearest bus stop is in near the harbour in Craster village, 3 minutes’ walk from the property
The nearest train station is at Chathill NE7 5DF – 8 miles
The nearest petrol station is in Alnwick – 10 miles
The nearest electric vehicle charger is Willowburn Leisure Centre, Alnwick. NE66 2JH – 10 miles
The nearest food shop is a small convenience store in Embleton – 3 miles and Supermarkets in Alnwick – 10 miles
The nearest pub/restaurant is in Craster 0.25 mile
Mobility equipment hire contact

Arrival and Parking
The parking available is off road and private
There are spaces for 1 car of any size
Parking surface is gravel and on a very slight gradient
Good space to unload your vehicle and 29 steps from the front door of the property
The nearest public car park is 1 mile on the ourskirts of Craster
This public car park is pay and display
The path to the property is wide, up a gradient and with some steps up

Main Entrance
The main entrance door is 83 cms
There is 1 small step up into the property
The keysafe height is 500mm
The keyhole height is 130 cms to the yale lock and 60 cms to the key hole
There is 1 entrance to the property and there is an outside light

Living Room
The flooring is laminate with 1 rug in the centre of the floor
The door is a double glazed door each door being 76 cms wide
There is good space around all furniture which is all moveable
The floor is level and step free
The wall plugs are set high
The electric sockets are set low

Kitchen and Dining Room
The floor is wood, level and step free
The width of the doorway is 76 cms
The height of the worktop is 88 cms
The oven is set low
The freezer and freezer are set low
The crockery is stored high
The wall plugs are set high
The electric sockets are set high
No equipment is stored externally or away from the main kitchen

Bedrooms and Landings
The property has ground floor, first floor and second floor (attic room)
There are 13 steps up to the first floor
The flooring is carpet on the stairs and landing
The flooring in both bedrooms is carpet and level
The door width to the twin bedroom is 80 cms
The twin beds are 3 ft beds
The twin bedroom has moveable wardrobe and drawers, views of cliffs and sea
The doorway to the double bedroom is 75 cms
The bed is a 5 ft bed
The double bedroom has walk in wardrobe and drawers, views of Craster village and sea
The wall plugs are set high
The electric sockets are set low

The bathroom floor is laminate and level
The doorway is 73 cms
The bathroom has standard WC, bath with no grab rails and an over bath electric shower
There is no accessible or adapted bath or shower
There is no ground floor WC
There is no ground floor bathroom or shower room

Outdoor facilities
The garden is across a communal path and is on a slight slope
There is garden furniture provided
There is no lighting in the garden area
There is no colour contrast marking the path to the garden
The garden is not enclosed
The footpaths marked for the visually/ mobility impaired guests
There are no ponds or water features

There is a landline for guests to use for local and incoming calls only
The mobile phone signal is poor/zero
The closest public phone is in Craster
Electrical sockets in all rooms are accessible without moving furniture
There are no speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests




Great position just off the front with everything you’ll need for a relaxing or good walks

Mr M,

Had a great week in the cottage, everything was there for our needs. Very cosy and enjoyed the attic room to read in and have a glass of wine taking in the view of Dunstanburgh Castle and the sheep and the sea!

Mrs L,

We had a lovely week in your very comfortable cottage.

Past Customer,