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Detached Birdsong Lodge built from Northumbrian Stone
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Local Artists Work in the Lodge
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leather sofa for post days out relaxing (also 2 person bed if required)
Oak internal doors and chrome furniture
Modern kitchen
Crisp white linens on kingsize pocket spring luxury
and always a place for muddy and sandy wellies and walking boots!
kick off the shoes and relax!
Coastal Path
Boulmer Beach
Sugar Sands Bay (15 minute walk down the lane)
Front Gardens
Front Gardens
Longhoughton Old Quarry
Sugar Sands Bay (15 minute walk down the lane)
Boulmer Beach
Chillingham Castle at Halloween
Amble harbourside
Seafood at The Old Boathouse Amble
Amble Harbourside Lobster Pots
Another busy day at Sugar Sands!
1 of 38Detached Birdsong Lodge built from Northumbrian Stone
Overview
Holiday Rental House -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Longhoughton, Alnwick, Northumberland, England
BIRDSONG LODGE is a gorgeous BOLTHOLE for 2 (& up to 4) in the heart of north NORTHUMBERLAND in the village of LONGHOUGHTON. Home of Harry Potter and more recently featured in DOWNTON ABBEY & VERA, ALNWICK with it’s CASTLE and GARDENS is just 5 MILES away and a 15 minute walk down the lane from Birdsong Lodge is the spectacularly unspoilt SUGAR SANDS BAY

We are right on the HERITAGE COAST & perfectly located to explore all the area has to offer all within a few minutes DRIVE or a little longer if walking or cycling. (we are on Cycle ROUTE 1 ).

Your ACCOMODATION offers you the PERFECT BASE to enjoy NORTHUMBERLAND. With offstreet PARKING, private GARDEN & TERRACE & secure STORAGE we are happy for you to store cycles, motorbikes, kitesurfing / surfing equipment etc.

With the COASTAL ROUTE quite literally passing by o...
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Listing #HL6952690
About the Owner
Fiona N
Languages spoken:English, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Usually the lodge will be open with the keys inside ready for you to make yourselves comfortable on arrival, if we happen to be in we will of course come and say hi, but you are on holiday so we will not encroach on your precious time out. If you do need anything or any advise which isn't covered in the information within the Lodge please do catch us as you see us flitting about the place or just come and knock on our door, we're always happy to help!
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed here for a long weekend. The location was good as it was in easy reach to Alnwick and beaches. The downside was we didn’t realise it was above a garage and the ceilings were all very low, we kept bumping our heads. The...More

Thank jsg103
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely cosy well equipped stay. Great location. Dog friendly. Quiet. Charming. Fiona so helpful kind and generous. Can't wait to return. Thanks!

Thank Julie-anne S
Management response:Responded 13 November 2017

thank you Julie-Anne for your kind words, so pleased you enjoyed your trip to Northumberland, we'd love to welcome you back any time!

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Compact flat with everything needed for two but would be a squeeze for a bigger group. The bed is one of the comfiest I have slept in in years, linen of obvious good quality Only gripe is info folder needs updating. On arrival needed milk...More

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Whilst we do accept dogs we request that they are kept out of the bedroom and off the furniture and that you bring their own blanket to lie on. We reserve the right to charge an...
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Bathrooms
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    1 Queen
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Dates Min stay Per night
Default 3 nights
AU$157
GBP 90
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About the neighbourhood
Longhoughton is a coastal village a few minutes drive from the ancient market town of Alnwick. The villages of Boulmer, Lesbury and Alnmouth are also all within a couple of miles. We are right on Cycle Route 1, the coastal driving route and with fabulous sandy bays on our doorstep. The village is a working village with popular school and community centre. There is a Hairdressers, Co-Op supermarket, Church and Doctors Surgery. Just opposite Birdsong Lodge is a lane and a lovely walk up to Longhoughton old Quarry, a flooded quarry which is serene and beautiful especially in the spring time.
Walking out of our driveway, turn left at the top and left again...one mile down to Howdimont Sands and Sugar Sands Bay. Arguably the best of the beaches
Getting around
The bus route that runs through the village takes you into Alnwick, or up to Seahouses via Craster. Cycle route 1 quite literally is on our doorstep.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle INternational: 40.0 km
Railway: Alnmouth for ALnwick: 3.0 km
Ferry: Newcastle / North Shields: 30.0 km
Our address is 22 North End, Longhoughton NE66 3AG.

As you enter the village from Alnwick you will see the church on your left. Just after the church there is a small road to the right called Crowlea Road and signposted 'Low Steads Farm'. Stay on the main village road but slow down - we are the first driveway on the right just after Crowlea Road (but don't go down Crowlea!)

If you are coming from the south please be mindful that the last major service station is at Washington south of Newcastle. After this there is NOTHING until you reach Alnwick so please make sure you refuel / fill up the coffee cups / visit the ladies etc!! After Newcastle despite it being the A1 there are still a number of sections that are single carriageway. There are countless accidents on these stretc...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.8 km.
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