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Petty Knowes Cottage

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England
Petty Knowes Cottage is a boutique country hideaway for couples. Perched on a hill above the small village of Rochester it commands breathtaking views across the Northumberland National Park. Only a 30 minute drive from Newcastle, making it a perfect location to explore Northumberland, Hadrian's Wall, the coast, Northumberland's fantastic castles and Newcastle.

Built from attractive stone, the property has been renovated to offer cosy and immaculately presented accommodation for a real country cottage getaway, with an open fire and log burner.

Assessed by visit Britain the cottage has been awarded a four star gold award. Petty Knowes Cottage is all about relaxation and self indulgence, the perfect place for you and your loved one to have a cheeky weekend break away.

Guests have private use of a garden with decked area, an...
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Listing #HL515731
About the Owner
Gordon M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
Interaction with guests
We like to be around to meet our guests, get you settled in, and answer any questions that you may have. We are happy to offer any top tips for places to visit, where to walk, or where to eat, and are always available if you need us. J & G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our fifth holiday and second Christmas at Petty Knowes Cottage and we’re already planning three more visits! The owners, Joanne and Gordon, have fitted a new bathroom since our last visit, and it is done to their usual high standard. Even though we...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Fester80pg
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Really don't want to spread the word to be honest as it should remain hush hush but the beautiful quirky cottage and it's fantastic owners make this place the best weekend retreat this side of the tyne

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank thegratefulred
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Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

This cottage came to our radar due to friends who had stayed before. The owners couldn’t do enough for us when we wanted to stay for my birthday to make sure it happened. On arrival we had a hamper waiting and “rent a cat” so...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Alison B
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No smoking inside the cottage. Keep the fireguard in place at all times. Use tea-lights only in the holders provided, do not place on other surfaces. Please keep pets off soft...
    1 Shower
    1 King
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  • Dogs (per dog, maximum 2): AU$27 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Our prices include all towels and linen, electricity, hi speed wifi, and all logs & coal. Prices also include a welcome hamper and 24/7 unrestricted use of the hot tub.
We do charge a cleaning fee of £15.00 for dogs.
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About the neighbourhood
Petty Knowes Cottage with its central location is perfect for exploring the whole of Northumberland. From exploring Hadrians wall, the coastal route with its many castles and museums, shopping and restaurants in Newcastle. Located close to Otterburn training area it provides an excellent location for walking and cycling.
Getting around
Public transport is few and far between, if you do not have a car getting around can be difficult, but local taxis are available, but must be prebooked.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle International Airport: 48.0 km
Railway: Newcastle: 60.0 km
Petty Knowes Cottage is located on a hill just outside of Rochester, Northumberland on the A68, approx 30 miles north of Newcastle Upon Tyne. The cottage is accessed via a rough farm track through a field gate.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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